RAMADA® ALBANY

RAMADA ALBANY

3 Watervliet Ave. Extension, Albany, NY 12206 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Highway hotel
42.68031-73.78444
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3.0/ 5

Based on 365 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Airport shuttle available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 11.6%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 215 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 8 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

Times Union Center, The Egg, Capital Reperatory Theater, Palace Theater, New York State Museum, Empire State Plaza & NYS Capital, University At Albany, RPI, Siena College, College of Saint Rose, HVCC, several area athletic fields, Crossgates Mall and Colonie Center.

Customer Reviews of Ramada Albany

3.0 out of 5.Based on 365 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Welcome to the Ramada Plaza, an Albany hotel near the Times Union Center with convenient interstate access direct into Albany, Schenectady, Troy, Saratoga, the Hudson Valley, Massachusettes and the Adirondack Northway (I-87). Nearby points of interest include the Empire State Plaza, New York State Museum, USS Slater U.S. Navy destroyer ship, the College of Saint Rose, Siena College, RPI, HVCC, and the University At Albany. Additionally, the hotel is within minutes of the New York Giants Training Camp and various athletic fields in the Capital Region. Full-service amenities and features of this Albany, NY hotel include:Free full American breakfastFree high-speed Wi-FiFree airport, train station and bus station shuttles Free weekday newspaper Free local calls Guests are invited to enjoy the on-site restaurant and lounge, fitness center, and business center which offers guests 24-hour access to fax, photocopy, and computer service. The Albany Ramada Plaza also features a heated indoor pool and seasonal outdoor pool with patio. The 5,000-square-foot conference center and ballroom features a perfect setting for elegant receptions, formal presentations and most other events. Also available is the Amphitheater, where all 50 seats are equipped with power and Internet connection.Let the hotel's staff help plan your corporate event or milestone occasion. Custom planning and packages are available for all group needs. The Albany Ramada Plaza specializes in social events and conferences of all sizes. All spacious guest rooms are tastefully furnished and have refrigerators, microwaves, coffee makers, irons, ironing boards and hair dryers. Kitchenettes come in select rooms. Handicap accessible rooms are available.At Albany's Ramada Plaza Hotel, it would be our pleasure to accommodate your group.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 PM
Check Out:11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation:2010
Floors:9
Rooms:215
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:185
Handicap Rooms:3
Suites:2
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:8 View Spaces
Meeting Space:6000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 500 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:4 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Pool Info:
Indoor Heated Pool and Outdoor seasonal Pool. 8am - 11 pm Daily.4ft - 5ft deep. No shallow ends.See Photo.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
4 PM day of arrival, except for special events.
Nightly Parking:$0
Typical Group Deposit:variable
Total Taxes:14.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.00%
Occupancy Tax: 6.00%
Food and Beverage Tax:15.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 8.00%
Porterage Fee: 3.00 Per Person
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 4.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees:75.00 Per Function
Chef Attendant Fees:75.00 Per Function
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 7.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:10.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:11.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:14.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:15.95 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 9.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:17.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:21.95 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 3.95 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 5.95 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:23.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 1.50 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 1.50 Per Item
Banquet Hosted Bar:13.00 Per Person/Per Hour ($7 each additional hour)
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres:19.95 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$25 cleaning fee for pet rooms.


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • 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
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Albany International Airport. 8 mi. Complementary shuttle available for overnight guests to/from Albany International Airport, Rensselaer Train Station, and Albany Bus Terminal.

Local Shuttle Info: Pre-arranged hotel shuttles available for groups to various locations--inquire with group sales coordinator.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.
Previously known as:
Albany Ramada Plaza

Group vs. Individual Rates at Ramada Albany

Rate fluctuations of Ramada Albany

This chart illustrates trends ofsleeping room prices for both group/meeting prices and the best online individual traveler prices our system could find at the time the group offer was submitted.The most competitive group discount displayed is 17.4% in the month of August 2013 and the highest average individual rate is $104 in the month of May 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 Ramada Albany in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Ramada Albany

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Ramada Albany.

Feel free to use the Ramada Albany 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
(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
Yankee Room18 x 16 x 8288--/----------10--/--------
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Yankee Room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
288 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
18 x 16 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
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
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$150.00 USD
50% discount if you spend over $2000 on food and beverage.
Ballroom69 x 51 x 103519240/300180200------22/--400500--
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Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3519 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
69 x 51 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
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
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$1000.00 USD
50% discount if you spend over $2000 on food and beverage.
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Dutch Room40 x 20 x 1080080/100--362022620--/--10050--
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Dutch Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
800 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
40 x 20 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
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
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
50% discount if you spend over $2000 on food and beverage.
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Schreiber32 x 20 x 1064048/50--25121616--/--4040--
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Schreiber

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
640 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
32 x 20 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
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
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
50% discount if you spend over $2000 on food and beverage.
AV Center25 x 46 x 121150--/----48--------/--------
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AV Center

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1150 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
25 x 46 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
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
Half Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
50% discount if you spend over $2000 on food and beverage.
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Thacher
51 x 23 x 10117364/80--603030307/--100100--
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Thacher

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1173 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
51 x 23 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
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
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
50% discount if you spend over $2000 on food and beverage.
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Helderberg
51 x 23 x 10117364/80--603030307/--90100--
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Helderberg

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1173 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
51 x 23 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
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
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
50% discount if you spend over $2000 on food and beverage.
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Nassau
51 x 23 x 10117364/98--603030307/--90100--
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Nassau

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1173 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
51 x 23 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
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
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
50% discount if you spend over $2000 on food and beverage.
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