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Located in Downtown Albany, Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany is within 2 miles (3 km) of sights such as Albany NanoTech Complex and University at Albany SUNY. This 192-room, 3-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like an indoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. It's also near Crossgates Mall and Westgate Plaza.

Dining

Free hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning from 6:30 AM to 10 AM. Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge.

Rooms

All 192 air-conditioned rooms feature microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect free WiFi and TVs with cable channels. Beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Other amenities include free newspapers, free local calls, and ironing boards.

Property features

Guests of Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany have access to an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna. There's free parking, as well as a free airport shuttle during limited hours. The front desk is staffed 24 hours a day to help with luggage storage and securing valuables. Additional amenities include free WiFi in public areas, 6 meeting rooms, and conference space.

Highlights

  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany

1228 Western Ave Albany NY 12203

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 07 June 2016 to 30 June 2016 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue
Alternate facilities will be available offsite during the renovation.
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany provides a sauna and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 8000 square feet (743 square meters) include conference space. This business-friendly hotel also offers coffee/tea in a common area, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests during limited hours. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Best Western Sovereign Hotel - Albany has designated areas for smoking.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Sauna 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 192 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Wedding services 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Restaurant 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 8000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 743 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Microwave 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

1228 Grill - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 20.00 per pet, per night

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.

No cribs (infant beds) available

24-hour check-in

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 20.00 per pet, per night
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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.


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