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Courtyard Albany Thruway

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Reviewed 21 October 2014

We booked this hotel on our way from Rochester NY to Manchester NH. Very comfrotable hotel, nice decorated rooms and bathrooms and very friendly staff. Everything was clean, coffee and tea facilities in the room. Beds are really comfy. It was easy accesable from the freeway and very quiet. We liked it and will come back if we need a...

Thank Dian W
Cranbury, New Jersey
Reviewed 10 October 2014 via mobile

Good location 15 minutes from downtown and directly across from the University. Rooms are fine and the staff makes the hotel. Food is available for both breakfast and dinner which is convenient as there is little within walking distance. Standard courtyard set up with good WiFi and lots of outlets.

1Thank VacaAllie
NY's Finger Lakes
Reviewed 23 September 2014

The rooms ( I stayed in two different ones) were very nice. The beds were comfortable and clean, the couch and chairs were large and comfortable and the hotel staff were very helpful and friendly. We asked for a rollaway bed and got it at no cost and no hassle. The only down side was the tight quarters in the...

Thank keith46er
dallas tx
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Nice hotel. Close to restaurants and airport. Cleanly maintained. Only drawback was no complimentary breakfast, which I would have preferred instead of paying for the same. Little bit pricey compared to other hotels, but worth the cleanliness in the hotel.

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Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

This is the best hotel front desk staff. Very nice stay. Restaurant at night was very good, and the staff there was very friendly and attentive. I enjoyed being able to sit outside and relax at night with a glass of wine. Rooms were clean and quiet.

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Reviewed 30 August 2014

Standard marriott courtyard! Best for visiting albany u (SUNY at Albany). Limit is that real food is a hike! So if you are being fed on campus it works, otherwise get used to trying to navigate Albany's confusing street plan. (Or become a habititue of a courtyard dining that is among the most disorganized I have seen!) breakfast lineup went...

1Thank socrates1375
Syracuse, NY
Reviewed 25 August 2014

The room was smaller than we had come to expect from the Courtyard chain--almost European-style cramped. The location would be very convenient to the SUNY Albany campus, which is directly across the street, and to Interstate 90.

1Thank Doctor_MSyracuse_NY
Andy K, General Manager at Courtyard Albany Thruway, responded to this review

Dear Doctor_MSyracuse_NY, Thank you for choosing the Courtyard by Marriott, Albany Thruway. We appreciate you taking the time to provide feedback from your recent stay. I am happy you found the hotel to be clean and convenient. Next time you are in town, please check out our suites, they have a larger floor plan that you may find better meet...

Mansfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 18 August 2014

I've stayed at a lot of Courtyards over the years for work and this has to be one of the nicest ones in the country. Very clean and comfortable rooms and the people that worked there could not have been nicer! All in all, great place!

Thank jvanryn
Verona, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 August 2014

I found this hotel easy to get to (even though you had to make a jughandle turn in the U of Albany campus to enter the parking lot) and in a good location, right off Rt 90 and very close to Rt 87 (the Northway). The front desk staff checked us in quickly and were very helpful with restaurant recommendations....

Thank BenVerona
Reviewed 13 August 2014

We stayed here overnight passing through Albany. I would probably not stay here again. First of all, I expected it to be right off the Thruway and we actually got lost and had to travel through the University of Albany Campus to get to it. (It's the perfect hotel if you're attending an event at the campus!) The young man...

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Andy K, General Manager at Courtyard Albany Thruway, responded to this review

Dear Supererrn, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback regarding your recent stay at the Courtyard by Marriott, Albany Thruway. I want to assure you that your comments regarding the hotel and your stay are being immediately addressed. It is extremely important to us that we ensure our hotel is easily accessible through the directions that are being...

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  • Wheelchair Access
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Additional Information about Courtyard Albany Thruway

Address: 1455 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12206-1093
Region: United States > New York > Albany
Price Range: ₹ 6,344 - ₹ 14,780 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Albany Thruway 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Courtyard By Marriott Albany Thruway Hotel Albany
Albany Marriott
Albany Courtyard
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“Avoid rooms located on the back of the hotel, with view on the thruway”
 of 5 bubbles AFV66, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Handipa accessible room was great”
 of 5 bubbles ChiMagMile, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Easily accessible to thruway and Rte. 90.”
 of 5 bubbles 933trinah, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Call ahead if you have questions.”
 of 5 bubbles HA450, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Even numbers are the back of the hotel, odd are the front facing the parking lot.”
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 of 5 bubbles 658angelj, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
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