Book your room at The Desmond Hotel and Conference Center
Colonial hotel in Albany with 3 restaurants
Situated in Albany, this hotel is close to Watervliet Shaker National Historic Site, Pruyn House, and Albany County Hockey Facility. Local attractions also include Colonie Center Mall and Northway Mall.
In addition to 3 restaurants, The Desmond Hotel and Conference Center features an indoor pool. Other amenities include a bar/lounge and a conference center.
LCD televisions come with premium digital channels. Guestrooms also feature complimentary wireless Internet access, complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, and climate control.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
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In addition to an indoor pool, The Desmond Hotel and Conference Center provides a spa tub and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.
This 3.5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center. Event facilities include a conference center and conference space. This Colonial hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, gift shops/newsstands, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests (available 24 hours). Complimentary self parking is available on site.
The Desmond Hotel and Conference Center is a smoke-free property.
- Airport transportation (complimentary)
- Total number of rooms - 323
- Number of floors - 4
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Fireplace in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Billiards or pool table
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free Wi-Fi
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Free self parking
- Conference center
- Year Built 1974
- Number of restaurants - 3
- 24-hour business center
- Shopping on site
- Smoke-free property
- Spa tub
- Indoor pool
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Free self parking
In your room
- Premium TV channels
- Complimentary newspaper
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Bathtub or shower
- Iron/ironing board
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Digital TV service
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Room service (limited hours)
- LCD TV
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Eat and drink
Simpsons Grille - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Scrimshaw Restaurant - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves dinner only. Open daily.
The Tavern - This gastropub specializes in American cuisine and serves light fare only.
Room service (during limited hours) is available.
An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- In-room accessibility
The fine print for The Desmond Hotel and Conference Center
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
We should mention
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.