Hotel in Albany, NY
Welcome to the Desmond Hotel & Conference Center the Capital Region's premier upscale hotel. Unique by design and character, the interior courtyards and ambiance captivate from the moment of arrival. Situated just a mile and a half from the Albany International Airport, The Desmond offers luxurious guest room accommodations with two-level suites, rooms with balconies and four-poster beds. 1st-class service has always been The Desmond's trademark.
read moreWelcome to The Desmond Hotel Albany, consistently voted the best among Albany hotels. We are an IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) affiliate hotel conveniently located right off the Northway I-87 Exit 3, a half mile from the Albany International Airport, and adjacent to premier shopping and business locations on Wolf Road. We are in close proximity to major business parks in Corporate Woods and British American, Albany Medical Center, all major universities, and various government offices in downtown Albany.
read moreThe Desmond Hotel Albany has been a family-owned and operated business since 1974. It remains one of a few privately owned and independently managed hotels in the Capital Region. Priding itself on outstanding hospitality, award-winning food and superb accommodations - the Desmond family considers its customer service among the utmost importance. Consistently voted the best among Albany hotels, we are proud have celebrated 45 years of hospitality excellence in 2019. Early 1970's - Philadelphia native John K. Desmond, Jr. visited Albany for business and realized there was a need for a premier hotel in the area.
Weddings in Albany NY
read moreThe Desmond has been creating dream weddings for over 45 years, and we know that you want your day to be as unique as your love for each other. Our planners will help you with every aspect to create your perfect wedding day - including the rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony, cocktail reception, dinner reception, brunch the next morning and overnight rooms for you and your guests. Memories are created at The Desmond every day, but none are as meaningful as a parent walking their child down the aisle, or watching a couple exchange their vows.