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    The Desmond Hotel Albany

    660 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211-1056
    (518) 621-4830
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    05/11/201706/11/2017
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children12
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
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    • Average14%
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    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    Wedding Trip with numerous rooms/ Family Front desk was not very accomadating as far as keeping a block of rooms for the family, we were scattered all over. However, some did get the rooms at 3 like requested to catch our shuttle at 4. Breakfast...More

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    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    The hotel no longer offers breakfast for the loyalty members. When asked about it, front desk was rude and informed me they do not do that. Service in the tavern was very slow and I was the only one at the bar at the time....More

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    Response from GMDesmondAlbany, General Manager at The Desmond Hotel AlbanyResponded 11 May 2017

    Dear Lisa, Our hotel loyalty program, Desmond Traveler Rewards, does indeed still provide all of our members a complimentary breakfast. We apologize that you were given incorrect information at the desk, and our Director of Rooms is investigating and addressing with his staff now. We...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    The staff is friendly and helpful. They follow up to ensure that guests needs have been met. I love the atmosphere of the rooms, places of social gatherings, and the food, especially the bread pudding. Try the Desmond, you'll love the ambiance, the throw back...More

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    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Front desk was extremely helpful and accommodating. We arrived early for check in. I explained my sister had checked in the day before and asked how to get to her room. I was given a map of the hotel and the girl at the front...More

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    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Hotel was great. The wedding we attended was so much fun and food was delicious along with the horsdvours. Front desk was pretty nice Simpsons restaurant was very slow but food was good. Overall it was a great and fun stay

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$145 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Albany
    • #8 Family Hotel in Albany
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Albany
    • #10 Business Hotel in Albany
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 322
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    25 May 2016|
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    Response from GMDesmondAlbany | Property representative |
    Hello! If you book directly through The Desmond Hotel website or by calling our Reservations department, then a free Rise & Shine breakfast is included Monday - Friday in our Simpson's restaurant.
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    Response from Jan M | Reviewed this property |
    Had a wonderful experience in this hotel. Room was clean and beautiful with a great view of the courtyard. Gorgeous bathroom and very spacious. Would go again!
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    Response from Catherine_Barr | Reviewed this property |
    The last time I was at the Desmond I reserved through a hotel reservation website. This was the stated cancellation policy (but it's possible that this applies only to that website?): If canceled or modified up to 1 day... More
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    "Rooms off the courtyards are subject to a lot more noise."
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    "with courtyard noise .. choose top floor. Ask about events and location of them to plan. I prefer interior..."
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    "Try to get an upgraded room and open the windows"
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    "Don't go to the restaurant"
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