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Howard Johnson by Wyndham Albany

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Traveller (33)
Room & Suite (18)
Pool & Beach (1)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good26%
  • Average29%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“big courtyard”(2 reviews)
“hard mattress”(2 reviews)
“decent shape”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Tennis Court
Self-Serve Laundry
1 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
1614 Central Ave # 5, Albany, NY 12205-2463
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4.2 km to Albany Intl Airport
13 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsbig courtyardhard mattressdecent shapeexcellent free breakfasthot itemsnice roomwhole foodsnice propertyfree wififront desk personnice staynight's sleepbeds were comfortableoatmealeasy accessclose to the airportconvenient location
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good basic hotel at reasonable prices in an excellent area. You need a safe place without being too expansive? Howard Johnson is easy to find (exit 2W) on 87 and north about half a mile, Near restaurants, major highways, very quiet. Recent updated and remodeled...More

Thank yberu
Response from Nerissa M, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham AlbanyResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear yberu, Your kind compliments mean so much to us, and we thank you for taking the time to share this review of Howard Johnson by Wyndham Albany Hotel . We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our convenient location, our high standards of...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017

Excellent value for the price. Very nice, clean room. No highway noise. Breakfast included several hot items and a variety of food.More

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Response from Brandy C, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham AlbanyResponded 16 December 2017

259dennab, I am happy to learn that you enjoyed the value and the cleanliness of our hotel! Thank you for taking the time to share this five star experience with our management, staff, and future guests. We are glad your stay was comfortable and we...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018

We were driving north to Ontario and found many of the motels full due to Memorial Day weekend. I booked through a broker and landed at Howard Johnson. Pleasant front desk staff. We had a new renovated very comfortable room with comfortable queen bed. The...More

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Response from Nerissa M, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham AlbanyResponded 1 June 2018

travellots03, Thank you for taking the time to complete our guest satisfaction survey and for rating our hotel so highly! On behalf of my entire team, we would like to thank you for your wonderful review and thank you for noticing our recent updates that...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018

Needed a safe place to stop along my journey without being too expensive! Staff was friendly! Area was well lit! Seemed to be an older hotel, but in decent shape! Room was clean! Even the bathroom was clean! I was hoping to relax with a...More

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Response from Nerissa M, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham AlbanyResponded 29 May 2018

Bevvt, Thank you for your kind comments and review regarding our high standards of cleanliness and hospitality. I am happy to hear that you had a great time at Howard Johnson Inn - Albany hotel! Our ultimate ambition is to provide a five star experience,...More

Reviewed 23 May 2018

Went during graduation weekend when hotels around the area were all booked. Upon check-in, I was told I had to take a smoking room since I booked at cheaper rate through Expedia. I reserved for non-smoking. Room smelled horrible and clothes had smoky smell just...More

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Response from Nerissa M, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham AlbanyResponded 24 May 2018

Dear whalerfan2015, We are sorry to hear that your stay & experience was unpleasant. We do our very best to ensure our rooms & equipment are thoroughly cleaned and maintained. Unfortunately, despite our efforts to ensure that nobody smokes in non-smoking rooms, it does occasionally...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (33)
Room & Suite (18)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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David S
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This is a little flaw in trip Advisor as I am responding to my own reply to another travelers post. I felt the post was made up bull.
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"A lovely grass lawn, a pool, rooms in the pool center: more quiet and sunny"
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"Room at the back away from the street."
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"The view on the courtyard is beautiful and the staff very kind and helpfull.Also a pool."
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"I would probably ask for one in the front"
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