|Check In:||4:00 PM|
|Check Out:||12:00 PM|
|Year of Last Renovation:||2010|
|Corridors:||All Rooms Have Interior Hallways|
|Non Smoking Rooms:||323|
|Room Windows:||Windows Do Open|
|Meeting Rooms:||20 View Spaces|
|Meeting Space:||20000 sq. feet|
|Banquet Space:||Holds 540 people|
|Dist. to Food/Bars:||On-site|
|Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:||0.5 Mi|
|Dist. to Nearest Gym:||On-site|
|Lounge/Bar Hours:||11:30AM - Midnight (Fri & Sat 11:30AM - 1AM)|
|Typical Group Deposit:||10%|
|Total Misc Fees:||$0.00 USD |
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
|Food and Beverage Tax:||8.00%|
|Audio Visual Tax:||8.00%|
|Meeting Wired Internet Fee:||175.00 Per Day|
|Food and Beverage Service Charge:||20.00%|
|Audio Visual Service Charge:||20.00%|
|Chef Attendant Fees:||95.00 Per Function (Per Station)|
|Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:||11.95 Per Person|
|Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:||13.50 Per Person|
|Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:||16.95 Per Person|
|Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:||17.95 Per Person|
|Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:||22.95 Per Person|
|Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:||18.95 Per Person|
|Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:||24.95 Per Person|
|Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:||31.95 Per Person|
|Morning Break Cost:||5.25 Per Person|
|Afternoon Break Cost:||9.95 Per Person|
|Banquet Gallon of Coffee:||55.00 Per Person|
|Banquet Soda:||2.95 Per Item|
|Banquet Bottled Water:||2.95 Per Item|
1/4 mile from Albany International Airport (ALB)Complimentary Airport shuttle
Local Shuttle Info: We offer a 24 Hour Complimentary Shuttle to and from the Albany International Airport which runs on demand.Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.
The chart above shows trends of prices for both group quotes and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was entered. The lowest group or meeting displayed is 37.5% in the month of March 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $179 in the month of February 2013. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Desmond Hotel & Conference Center in a month when rates are lower.
Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Desmond Hotel & Conference Center.
Feel free to use the Desmond Hotel & Conference Center meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Albany 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 |
|Crescent ||Classroom ||Hollow |
|U-Shape ||Boardroom ||Convention |
|Theater ||Reception ||Regist. |
|Fort Orange Ballroom||82 x 42 x 11||3444||287/287||--||210||100||90||--||22/17||382||344||344|
Fort Orange Ballroom
3444 Sq. Feet
82 x 42 x 11 Ft.
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?