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Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown
2.5 out of 5
25 Chapel St, Albany, NY
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The price is NZ$162 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,248 reviews)

"Very fancy needed key to even get to level on elevator"…"

Reviewed on 3 Jun. 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown
Red Roof Inn Clifton Park
2 out of 5
41 Old Rt 146, Clifton Park, NY
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The price is NZ$115 per night
3.9/5Good! (358 reviews)

"nothing unique here, property was extensively renovated recently, but still had a few rug tears, one room had a screeching refrigerator which they replaced, had a loud neighbor another night, wifi is sketchy, my streaming video skipped during peak evening hours and channel lineup is basic. Stayed ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb. 2020

Red Roof Inn Clifton Park
Microtel Inn by Wyndham Albany Airport
2 out of 5
7 Rensselaer Ave, Latham, NY
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The price is NZ$104 per night
3.8/5Good! (986 reviews)

"It was a small room, no microwave, no refrigerator."…"

Reviewed on 5 May 2020

Microtel Inn by Wyndham Albany Airport
Super 8 by Wyndham Latham/Albany Troy Area
2 out of 5
681 Troy Schenectady Road, Route 7, Latham, NY
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The price is NZ$105 per night
3.6/5Good! (430 reviews)

"I love it the staff are very professional and nice. I love how clean the establishment is. They were warm, welcoming and inviting. I appreciate the fact they are open 24 hours . And considerate for those traveling long distances. Highly recommend 👍"…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb. 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Latham/Albany Troy Area
Red Roof Inn Albany Airport
2 out of 5
188 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY
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The price is NZ$110 per night
3.6/5Good! (1,057 reviews)

"We had a small issue with the room (that could not have been foreseen by the staff). They set us up immediately in a different room and made me feel comfortable going back if we needed anything else. Very efficient and friendly service."…"

Reviewed on 23 May 2020

Red Roof Inn Albany Airport
Super 8 by Wyndham Schenectady/Albany Area
2 out of 5
3083 Carman Rd, Schenectady, NY
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The price is NZ$97 per night
3.5/5Good! (995 reviews)

"Exceptional accommodations to my disability needs. Staff very polite and hotel and grounds are beautiful."…"

Reviewed on 2 May 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Schenectady/Albany Area
Days Inn by Wyndham Albany SUNY
2 out of 5
1230 Western Avenue, Albany, NY
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The price is NZ$105 per night
3.5/5Good! (1,252 reviews)
o frills but nothing offensive

"Quick and pleasant check-in. Clean and no smells in the room. Furniture and carpet were in good condition."…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb. 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Albany SUNY
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Albany Airport
3 out of 5
200 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY
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The price is NZ$114 per night
3.5/5Good! (999 reviews)

"Check in staff was super friendly and offered local info"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Albany Airport
Cocca's Inn & Suites Wolf Rd, Albany Airport
2 out of 5
2 Wolf Road, Albany, NY
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The price is NZ$119 per night
3.5/5Good! (995 reviews)

"A lot of Pot Holes in the parking Lot. There is Only ONE way in & ONE way Out......little uncomfortable."…"

Reviewed on 18 Apr. 2020

Cocca's Inn & Suites Wolf Rd, Albany Airport
Red Lion Hotel Albany
3 out of 5
205 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY
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3.3/5 (1,972 reviews)

"Pool was amazing, rooms was clean and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar. 2020

Red Lion Hotel Albany
Travelodge Inn & Suites by Wyndham Albany
2.5 out of 5
42 Wolf Road, Albany, NY
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The price is NZ$104 per night
3.3/5 (988 reviews)

"Easy check in nice people, toilet broke, but better this time."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Travelodge Inn & Suites by Wyndham Albany
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Albany
2 out of 5
1614 Central Ave, Albany, NY
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The price is NZ$104 per night
3.3/5 (995 reviews)

"Everything was good. I'm happy with the service and the room was clean"…"

Reviewed on 2 Jun. 2020

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Albany
Latham Inn
2 out of 5
622 Watervliet Shaker Rd., Latham, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$120 per night
3.3/5 (280 reviews)
Nice place

"Very nice. Cozy and warm"…"

Reviewed on 6 Mar. 2020

Latham Inn
Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall
2 out of 5
1630 Central Ave, Albany, NY
Free cancellation
The price is NZ$95 per night
3.2/5 (712 reviews)

"I liked how close it was to The mall... The staff was very friendly."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan. 2020

Econo Lodge Colonie Center Mall
Red Carpet Inn
2 out of 5
500 Northern Blvd., Albany, NY
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The price is NZ$131 per night
3.1/5 (354 reviews)
Good

"Everything was fine. I would rate it even better if the ventilation was more effective. We had a non-smoking room, but we kept smelling cigarette smoke."…"

Reviewed on 10 Feb. 2020

Red Carpet Inn
Motel 6 - Albany Airport
1.5 out of 5
1600 Central Ave, Albany, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$84 per night
2.7/5 (439 reviews)

"I feel safe and it a nice place to stay The room is clean and it comfortable and I will stay here again"…"

Reviewed on 1 Apr. 2020

Motel 6 - Albany Airport
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Albany
3 out of 5
3 Watervliet Avenue Ext, Albany, NY
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$97 per night
2.7/5 (2,142 reviews)
The place was clean the service was excellent and

"It was a good stay everything was fine I would love to go back there they have a pool breakfast I loved it and I will recommend it to other people"…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar. 2020

Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Albany
Motel 6 Albany, New York
2 out of 5
100 Watervliet Ave, Albany, NY
Free cancellation
The price is NZ$98 per night
2.6/5 (779 reviews)

"As always this was a wonderful stay. Was thankfuk one staff member had taken perosnal interest in my wellbeing after a past experience She made my day."…"

Reviewed on 6 May 2020

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As you start mapping out your travel itinerary, you realize there are a lot of things to see and do on your list. You plan on visiting the many landmarks that make Albany unique, and know of a handful of restaurants that are dishing up meals you can’t miss out on. And you can’t forget your plans to tour the museums and art galleries. There are so many things to experience in Albany, so why spend your entire holiday budget on your accommodation? There are plenty of cheap hotels in Albany that will not only serve as a comfortable place to recharge between sightseeing, but that will provide exemplary service and welcoming amenities, too.

Instead of spending your whole bank account this trip, book cheap accommodation in Albany that offers everything you need. Budget hotels offer the things you’d expect from a temporary stay, such as comfortable beds, spacious rooms, televisions with extensive channel offerings, and occasionally even additional features like kitchenettes and pools. If you’re not planning on spending much time in your room, why blow your entire paycheck? Instead, spend your hard-earned money on experiences that will truly make your stay memorable, like tickets to local concerts, plays, or sporting events.

Cheap Albany hotels allow you to keep cash in your wallet for when you truly need it—like when you’re touring the area and come across an irresistible ice cream shop. Browse an extensive inventory of Albany hotel deals here on Expedia, and prepare to enjoy your holiday to the fullest.

Frequently asked questions

What is Albany like for travellers on a budget?
Albany has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Times Union Center and The Egg, this destination is home to Washington Park and Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Albany?
Based on reviews, Latham Inn is a popular 2-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Motel 6 Albany, New York and Travelodge Inn & Suites by Wyndham Albany.
What's the seasonal weather in Albany?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 20°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of -2°C. Average annual rainfall for Albany is 1000 mm.
What is there to see and do in Albany?
Albany attracts visitors with its live music scene and major shopping area, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Times Union Center and The Egg, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Check out the area’s cultural spots like Palace Theater and New York State Museum, or get outdoors at Washington Park.
What's the best way to get around Albany?
The closest airport is 7.2 mi (11.5 km) from the city centre in Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.). However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can look into flights to Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County), which is 16.3 mi (26.3 km) away. To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Albany-Rensselaer Station or Schenectady Station.

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What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Albany?

Based on reviews, Red Roof Inn Albany Airport is a popular 2-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Super 8 by Wyndham Latham/Albany Troy Area and SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Albany Airport.

What is staying in Albany like?

Travellers to Albany give high marks for the live music scene, college vibe, and popular theatre scene. This city also attracts tourists with its hockey games, entertainment choices, and shopping. Top sights in the city include Times Union Centre, New York State Capitol Building, and The Egg. In Albany, there are 123 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

What's the best place for a stay in Albany?

Homewood Suites By Hilton Schenectady is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other favourite options based on traveller reviews include TownePlace Suites Latham Albany Airport and Residence Inn Albany Washington Avenue.

Downtown Albany is a top neighbourhood that travellers love for its array of dining options and popular theatre scene. West Coxsackie is another favourite part of Albany.

What's the best hotel for a stay in Downtown Albany?

You'll find 6 lodging options in this neighbourhood to select from for your stay. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown is the highest ranked property in Downtown Albany. This hotel is steps from Times Union Centre, and offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other favourite options in the area include Holiday Inn Express Albany Downtown and Hilton Albany.

What should I do while I'm visiting Albany?

Known for its live music, theatres, and art, the city's cultural venues include The Egg, Palace Theatre, and New York State Museum. The city is notable for landmarks like New York State Capitol Building, Corning Tower, and Pruyn House. The city's natural beauty is on display at Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza, Washington Park, and Westland Hills Park.

What's the best hotel to stay with easy access to Times Union Centre?

Adjacent to Times Union Centre, Hilton Albany is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and an indoor pool. Other good choices close by include Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown and Renaissance Albany Hotel.