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Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 3 May 2016

I visited for a late night stop on a road trip with friends. The hotel was very comfortable - bed and pillows are like clouds! The hotel was very clean and the staff were very helpful. We didn't stay long enough to use any of the amenities, but we did enjoy the hotel breakfast which was well stocked with healthy...

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Dear LeaKone, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I have one very important tip for your next stay in Albany...stay longer!! That way can enjoy the heated indoor pool! :) In all seriousness, I am glad you enjoyed the free hot breakfast and those beds really are awesome. Thank you for having chosen us for the...

New york
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We stayed here while we were visiting the College of St. Rose. The hotel is very clean and the rooms are spacious. The morning breakfast is pretty good. All in all, I had a pleasant stay and I would stay there again.

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Dear Lisa G, Thank you for taking the time to post about your experience. If there is one thing we could have done better to provide you with a 5 star stay rather than a 4 star one, please let us know. We love to hear specifics on what opportunities we are missing in providing our guests with the best...

hyde park ny
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Very welcoming staff..great breakfast many choices. Great coffee . Room very clean. Staff very accommodating.Would definitely stay again . Great location for SUNY families. Right near styvesant plaza.

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Dear Kathy R Thank you very much! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. If I may, we are constantly striving to get better at what we do. if you have any specific ideas on how we could have made your 4 star stay into a 5 star experience, we are always open to hearing...

Reviewed 1 May 2016

We were visiting colleges and chose Hampton Inn to stay for the night. It was clean and offered several amenities that we enjoyed; swimming pool with room to relax in, delicious cookies upon arrival, coffee and hot beverages in the lobby and a delicious breakfast in the morning. The amenities with free breakfast made this a pleasant stay and very...

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Dear Glenn R, We hope your college your was successful and of course, hope you picked on in Albany! :) Thank you for posting about your stay with us. We understand there are many hotel choices in Albany and consider it a gift to us each time a guest chooses to stay. Good luck on the college hunt!! Kathy Tabora...

Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Had a lovely stay, the hotel room was wonderful and the beds AMAZING! I would highly recommend this hotel. The staff was great, complimentary breakfast had a lot of options, Internet in the rooms. Great place!

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Dear 793staceyw, Thank your the 5 star review and for your business. Those beds are awesome aren't they?! I actually bought one for home!! Hope to see you again soon! Kathy Tabora General Manager

Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Hampton Inn did a great remodel and upgrade at the former Holiday Inn Express. Family gave two thumbs up for breakfast. Location convenient for the nearby colleges, getting into downtown Albany, and for any shopping experience at nearby Crossgates. We have stayed here 10 times previously when it was the Holiday Inn and will continue to under the Hampton Inn...

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Dear Natalie D, Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We did go through an extensive make over. The hotel is actually under the exact same ownership and management team as it was when we were a Holiday Inn Express. It is especially important to us to know that all our previous guests enjoy and appreciate the hard work...

Reviewed 27 April 2016

This hotel is beautiful! It is contemporary, clean, and the staff is amazing! The location is perfect as my daughter is a grad student at the university. My family loved it and we will definitely stay again!

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Dear Sue H, Thank you very much for taking the time to post this review. We wish your daughter great success over the next several years at the university!! Kathy Tabora General Manager

Fair Haven, United States
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Great place for families - Basic breakfast included. Staff friendly and appropriate. Very clean. I was impressed that things seemed new and fresh - Great location too. My family of seven stayed there and all were satisfied.

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Dear Edward W Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy to have been able to provide your family of luck # 7 with a great stay!! Kathy Tabora General Manager

Plattsburgh, New York, USA
Reviewed 25 April 2016

When I first arrived I was greeted by Ashley. She was so friendly and made me and my family feel special. All of the staff was awesome and helpful. You could tell they take pride in this hotel. The rooms were immaculate. The beds were so comfortable. There was a always someone walking around cleaning and asking how things were...

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Dear Hoffryn, Ashley is most definitely a terrific example of the team we are blessed to work with here at the Hampton Inn Western Avenue. They all do really take pride in what they do; it is wonderful to be able to share these reviews with them so they know our guests notice them! Thank you for taking your time...

Suffern, New York
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Upon arrival you are greeted by the awesome staff who happily get you set up quickly and efficiently. Once you get into your room the first thing you notice is the cleanliness and the updated decor. This is followed by a great night's sleep. There is no reason to go out for breakfast as the hotel's breakfast has pretty much...

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Kathy T, General Manager at Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area, responded to this review

Thank you! The entire team here works very hard and we appreciate the opportunity to share with them these reviews. Let me know if you do come back for a leisure trip! I can recommend some awesome iconic Albany attractions as well as off the beaten path gems!! Thank you, Kathy Tabora General Manager

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Choose the Albany, NY hotel that is as smart as you are. We built this hotel in the right location, outfitted our rooms with up-to-date amenities, and hired a staff that delivers award-winning service. All together we provide a fresh, clean, comfortable stay with solid value. We know how important it is to be in the right spot in upstate New York. Our suburban hotel is located within 1 mile of the University at Albany, College of St. Rose, and Albany NanoTech. With easy access to Routes 87 and 90, this Albany hotel is the smart spot for a rest during your trip from New York City, Boston, Montreal or Syracuse. Only 4 miles from downtown Albany, you can visit the New York State Capitol, Empire State Plaza and Times Union Center.The Hampton Inn Albany offers our guests beautifully appointed guest rooms that welcome them to a traditional space. We have created a friendly environment designed with our guests' needs in mind.ADA accessibility is important to us. Be sure to let us know your needs and we will provide the right accessible room choice for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area

Address: 1442 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203
Region: United States > New York > Albany
Price Range: RM546 - RM866 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn Albany-Western Ave/University Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Albany-Western Ave University Hotel Albany
Holiday Inn Albany
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Albany
#3 Family Hotel in Albany
#3 Best Value Hotel in Albany
#4 Business Hotel in Albany
#6 Romantic Hotel in Albany
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“Ask for a room away from the elevator on a higher floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Motzof4, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“my room is facing the main road top of the reception area which i find acceptable.”
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“Just call the front desk and ask for the kind of room you like”
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“go for the second floor. cut down on hall traffic”
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