The Desmond is an IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) affiliate hotel conveniently located at the Northway I-87 Exit 3, a 1/4 mile from the Albany International Airport, and minutes from downtown Albany. Consistently voted Best Local Hotel in Albany!
Located less than a mile from the Albany International Airport, The Desmond Hotel is adjacent to premier shopping on Wolf Road and is minutes away from the city's business districts and downtown Albany. As Albany's premier hotel, The Desmond is a family owned and operated, IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) affiliate property providing award-winning accommodations, outstanding service and a unique experience. As an IHG affiliate, guests of The Desmond can earn and redeem points within the world's largest hotel loyalty program-IHG Rewards Club.
During your stay at The Desmond enjoy exceptional dining at Simpson's or The Tavern, along with complimentary Wi-Fi internet access, free parking and airport shuttle service, fitness center, indoor heated pool and 24-hour business center. Our guest rooms include 323 non-smoking guest rooms and suite options featuring four poster king beds and spiral staircase duplexes. Consistently voted the Best Local Hotel in Albany, we invite you to experience The Desmond.