BEST WESTERN PLUS FRANKLIN SQUARE INN

1 4th St., Troy, NY 12180 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
2.5 Star Downtown Hotel in Rensselaer County
42.73376 -73.68854
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4.5/ 5

Based on 225 guest reviews

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  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 36.6%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 62 rooms in hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Check-out time: 11:00 AM
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 9.3/10
  • 4 meeting rooms in hotel

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Local Attractions

The Franklin Plaza Ballroom, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). Hudson Valley Community College, Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Revolution Hall, The Arts Center of the Capital Region, Joe Bruno Stadium, Albany International Airport, State Capital of Albany, Rensselaer Train Station, Hudson River, Erie Canal Locks, Saratoga Race Track.

Customer Reviews of Best Western Plus Franklin Square Inn

4.5 out of 5. Based on 225 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

Ideally located between the Hudson River and the Franklin Plaza Ballroom banquet facility, the Franklin Square offers easy access to many nearby points of interest. This Troy, NY hotel is minutes away from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) and the Albany International Airport. The Arts Center of the Capital Region multipurpose facility is also nearby and offers many different educational classes and art events. Its on-site Joseph L. Bruno Theatre hosts a variety of performances throughout the year like orchestral concerts and plays. The area offers many things to see and do. Visitors can enjoy fishing at the nearby Tomhannock Reservoir, and a playing a round at one of the well-manicured golf courses in the vicinity. Several restaurants, cocktail lounges and shopping destinations, including The Antique District and the Troy Waterfront Farmers' Market, can be found close to the hotel. As a guest of this Troy, NY hotel, you can enjoy features and amenities like: Free wireless high-speed Internet access Free local calls Exercise room Pet-friendly hotel; fees apply Business travelers will appreciate additional conveniences like our public computer with Internet access and copy and fax services. We have banquet and meeting rooms that can accommodate most business and social functions. All of our well-appointed guest rooms come equipped with refrigerators, coffee makers, curved shower rods, hair dryers, spacious work desks, plush mattresses, flat-screen televisions, irons, ironing boards and cable television. Ask about our rooms with sofa sleepers and whirlpool bathtubs. Handicap accessible rooms can be requested. For added guest convenience, we have a coffee shop and coin-operated laundry facilities on site. Ample parking is available and can accommodate most cars, trucks and buses. Make the Franklin Square hotel your home away from home while visiting the Troy area. Our great location, countless amenities and hospitable staff await you. Make a reservation with us today and enjoy all we have to offer.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 3
Rooms: 62
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 62
Handicap Rooms: 3
Suites: 5
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 4 View Spaces
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 5.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Our cancellation policy is 24 hours in advance for a weekday and 48 hours in advance for a weekend stay.
Nightly Parking: Free
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$25 pet cleaning fee for dogs under 50lbs


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

We are located 10 minutes away from the Albany International Airport. The cost of a taxi ride one way is $20.00.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

All reservations include a free full hot breakfast buffet. Our menu consists of scrambled eggs, omelets, baked Virginia ham, sausage, potatoes, and a fresh waffle station. We also provide an assortment of fresh fruits, cereals, juices, and coffee.

Previously known as:
Franklin Square Inn & Suites

Hotel Rate Trends at Best Western Plus Franklin Square Inn

Rate fluctuations of Best Western Plus Franklin Square Inn

The chart above shows averages of prices for both group prices and the best individual traveler rates our system could find at the time the group bid was submitted. The lowest group/meeting discount shown is 42.6% in March 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $161 in the month of April 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Best Western Plus Franklin Square Inn in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western Plus Franklin Square Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western Plus Franklin Square Inn.

Feel free to use the Best Western Plus Franklin Square Inn meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Troy event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Franklin Plaza Ballroom 90 x 32 x 16 2880 280/120 168 120 69 82 90 18/14 200 330 288
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Franklin Plaza Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2880 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
90 x 32 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
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Boardroom 42 x 19 x 14 798 66/66 46 33 24 20 24 5/4 60 70 80
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Boardroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
798 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
42 x 19 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Crystal Room 80 x 20 x 14 1600 133/133 93 67 -- 46 38 10/8 178 160 160
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Crystal Room

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1600 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
80 x 20 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
12
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Hudson Board Room 24 x 19 x 10 456 45/-- 27 19 11 13 11 3/-- 51 46 46
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Hudson Board Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
456 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
24 x 19 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
13
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System

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