Star Rating
Hotel Name
Price Range (USD)to
Amenities

Hotels Near Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak New York

Hotels/Motels close to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak are listed below in the order of their distance (closest first). Browse our hotels to find accommodations near Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak (Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak) for your upcoming individual or group travel.We show the best lodging close to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak so you can review the discounted Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak hotels & motels below and securely book your ideal hotel. Booking 5+ Rooms for a group? Lock in a Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak group hotel rate

The Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak is a train station located 1.5 miles from downtown Albany in Rensselaer, New York. Situated across the Hudson River, the train station is Amtrak's ninth-busiest station as of 2018 and continues to serve millions of passengers going into and out of New York City. Whether you are vacationing with your family or traveling solo, there are several hotel options near Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak station for every budget. More from this guide...

Lodging & Accommodations close to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak

Holiday Inn Express Albany Downtown, an IHG Hotel : 300 Broadway Ave.
+1-888-389-4121
300 Broadway Ave., Albany, NY 12207 ~0.64 miles northwest of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
~11 minute walk
  • 2 star Downtown hotel
  • 135 rooms in property
  • Great desserts & fruits
  • Omelets good
From$75
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown
+1-888-675-2083
74 State St., Albany, NY 12207 ~0.90 miles northwest of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
~16 minute walk
  • 3-star Downtown hotel
  • Fitness center on property
Renaissance Albany Hotel
+1-800-716-8490
144 State, Albany, NY 12207 ~1.07 miles northwest of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
~19 minute walk
  • Four star property
  • 11 floors in hotel
From$160
Very Good 4.5 /5Hotel Reviews CallBookMore Details
Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown in Albany
+1-800-805-5223
25 Chapel St., Albany, NY 12210 ~1.08 miles northwest of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
~19 minute walk
  • Midscale Downtown hotel
  • 165 rooms in property
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
  • Within walking distance to the concert venue
From$149
Very Good 4.0 /5Hotel Reviews CallBookMore Details
Hilton Albany
+1-888-965-1860
40 Lodge St., Albany, NY 12207 ~1.17 miles north of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
~21 minute walk
  • Midscale Downtown property
  • 15 conference rooms in property
  • Good service
  • Disappointing internet connection
Capital Inn & Suites
+1-888-788-5576
110 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY 12144 ~1.17 miles south of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
~21 minute walk
  • Cheap Suburban hotel
  • 57 sleeping rooms in hotel
Four Points by Sheraton
+1-888-897-9207
3 Mt. Hope Dr., Albany, NY 12202 ~1.35 miles west of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
~24 minute walk
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • Fitness + Health Center
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown/Medical Center
+1-888-311-4278
22 Holland Ave., Albany, NY 12209 ~1.67 miles west of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • 106 suites in hotel
  • Good kitchenette
  • Very clean hotel
From$90
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Four Points by Sheraton Albany
+1-888-469-4795
3 Mount Hope Way, Albany, NY 12202 ~1.89 miles west of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Affordable Highway property
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
Hilton Garden Inn Albany Medical Center - Albany
+1-888-734-9421
62 New Scotland Ave., Albany, NY 12208 ~2.01 miles west of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • 3 star Downtown property
  • 7 floors in property
From$114
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites East Greenbush, an IHG Hotel : 8 Empire Dr.
+1-888-841-5292
8 Empire Dr., Rensselaer, NY 12144 ~2.03 miles east of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • Free breakfast available
Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-East Greenbush in East Greenbush
+1-888-455-5160
25 Hampton Inn Dr., East Greenbush, NY 12061 ~2.23 miles east of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • 4 floors in hotel
From$109
Very Good 4.5 /5Hotel Reviews CallBookMore Details
Comfort Inn Glenmont - Albany South - Glenmont
+1-888-965-8297
37 Route 9w, Glenmont, NY 12077 ~2.26 miles southwest of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Cheap Suburban hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Perfectly clean
  • For breakfast was very friendly and helpful
From$75
Average 3.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Red Carpet Inn
+1-888-906-6358
500 Northern Blvd., Albany, NY 12204 ~2.28 miles north of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Cheap Downtown property
Fairfield Inn & Suites Albany East Greenbush - East Greenbush
+1-888-749-6785
124 Troy Rd., East Greenbush, NY 12061 ~2.33 miles east of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • 4 floors in hotel
From$124
Very Good 4.0 /5Guest Reviews CallBookMore Details
Quality Inn & Suites Glenmont - Albany South
+1-888-878-9982
15 Frontage Rd., Glenmont, NY 12077 ~2.56 miles southwest of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Inexpensive Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 13 suites
Americas Best Value Inn Albany East Greenbush : 576 Columbia Turnpike
+1-888-389-4485
576 Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush, NY 12061 ~2.97 miles southeast of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Cheap property
Winnie Street House - Albany
+1-888-389-4121
102 Winnie St., Albany, NY 12208 ~3.38 miles west of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Affordable property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
Motel 6 Albany Ny #1461 - ALBANY
+1-888-675-2083
100 Watervliet Ave., ALBANY, NEW YORK 12206 ~3.43 miles northwest of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Inexpensive Highway hotel
  • Check in time: anytime
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Albany
+1-800-716-8490
3 Watervliet Ave. Extension, Albany, NY 12206 ~3.57 miles northwest of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  • Affordable Highway hotel
  • 215 rooms in hotel
  • The majority of guests said rooms were dirty
  • Almost all guests loved the minibar
 [1 - 20 of 25]    
Next: Show All Available Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Hotels with Pricing

Graph: Upcoming 20 Days of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Hotel Rates

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Rensselaer, NY discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Rensselaer hotel for each day and each star rating category.

What are the best hotels near Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak?

HotelDescriptionLink
1. Holiday Inn Express Albany Downtown, an IHG HotelThe Holiday Inn Express Albany Downtown, an IHG Hotel is an attractive 2 star hotel located about 0.6 miles northwest of Albany and approximately a 10 min. stroll. Recent travelers gave this hotel a guest review score of 4 out of 5.Get the latest price
2. Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany DowntownThe Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown is a favored 3-Star hotel located ~0.9 mi. northwest of Albany and approx. a 16 minute walk by foot. With a verified guest score of 4/5, this makes it one of the most desirable hotels nearby Albany.Get the latest price
3. Renaissance Albany HotelThe Renaissance Albany Hotel is a leading 4-Star hotel located approx. 1.1 miles northwest of Albany and approx. a 19 minute stroll. Travelers gave this hotel a guest review score of 4.5/5.Get the latest price
4. Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-DowntownThe Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown is an attractive 3-Star hotel located about 1.1 miles northwest of Albany and approx. a 19 minute stroll by foot. With a verified guest score of 4/5, this makes it one of the perfect lodging options near Albany.Get the latest price
5. Hilton AlbanyThe Hilton Albany is a pleasing 3 star hotel located ~1.2 mi. north of Albany and approximately a 2 min. drive or uber ride. Recent travelers gave this hotel a verified guest score of 3.5 out of 5.Get the latest price

5 Best Hotels near Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak

While the Albany-Rensselaer station has been around since 1968, the current station was built in 2002. The station has four tracks, two floors, an expansive lobby, and a post office. Two high-level island platforms serve two tracks in each direction. An aerial walkway accessible by an elevator, escalator, and stairs connects the platforms to the main building. The trains head southward and northward in all directions and can go as far as Toronto, Niagara Falls, and Buffalo.

What Are the Affordable Hotels Near Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak?

There are many affordable hotels near Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak. One great option is the Comfort Inn Glenmont Albany South, 2.2 miles southwest of the station. The hotel is close to the Historic Cherry Hill, Schuyler Mansion, New York State Museum, and the Cultural Education Center. It has 100 air-conditioned rooms with cable TV, coffee/tea makers, microwaves, refrigerators, and phones. There is free wireless internet, free meeting space, complimentary breakfast each morning, and plenty of free parking.

This hotel has an indoor pool and an on-site gym. There is an airport shuttle to Albany International Airport for travelers. The lobby is spacious and offers a constant supply of coffee and newspapers.

Another affordable option close to the station is the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites East Greenbush. It has 82 rooms with air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, video games, cable TV, and complimentary breakfast. The rooms also have coffee makers, hair dryers, irons, and many other conveniences. It is ideally located a few miles from downtown Albany, Cooperstown, Saratoga Springs, and other popular destinations.

Amenities include an indoor pool, a fitness center, a business center, and a hotel shuttle. Its hilltop location provides a beautiful view of the Albany skyline, allowing you to relax in comfort within miles of upscale restaurants and shops in the city.

Where Are the Top Hotels Near Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak?

Staybridge Suites Albany Wolf Rd Colonie Center is located 6.17 miles northwest of Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and is one of the best hotels near the train station. It is 1.4 miles from the University at Albany and the University Art Museum. The hotel is also close to Saratoga Springs, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Tokyo Electron, and General Electric. Situated in a beautiful building with modern facilities, this extended-stay hotel is ideal for leisure and professional travelers.

Each of the 112 air-conditioned rooms has premium cable TV programming, an in-room safe, an iron and ironing board, a desk, free Wi-Fi and wired internet, a coffee/tea maker, and a fully equipped kitchen. Suites have toasters, dishwashers, cooktop stoves, storage areas, refrigerators, and microwaves. The hotel serves a complimentary breakfast every morning with a variety of traditional and continental dishes, fresh fruit, and other healthy meals.

Amenities include an indoor pool, a whirlpool, a state-of-the-art fitness center, guest laundry, and a sports court. Other amenities include an outdoor fire pit and barbeque grills, business center, meeting rooms, and electric vehicle charging stations. You can enjoy a complimentary dinner on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. There is a Pantry convenience store that sells meals, snacks, and drinks. Enjoy free parking and a 24/7 complimentary shuttle to Albany International.

Courtyard by Marriott Albany Thruway is another excellent option near the Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak station. It has 78 rooms, including eight tastefully furnished suites. The rooms come with air conditioning, cable TV service, free Wi-Fi and wired internet, microwaves, and in-room safes.

There is an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a business center for corporate guests. The lobby offers high-speed internet connectivity and a comfortable workspace, free coffee, and a relaxed atmosphere. This hotel is easily accessible by car, and it offers comfortable, clean rooms and friendly service.

What Are the Best Discounts Near Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak?

Holiday Inn Express Downtown Albany offers up to 32% discount for guests with AAA membership. The hotel has 135 comfortable rooms with air conditioning, flat-screen HDTVs, microwaves, refrigerators, iPod clock radios, and complimentary Wi-Fi and wired internet access. Enjoy the complimentary breakfast before heading to the city and relax in the indoor heated pool and whirlpool after a hectic day.

Other amenities in the hotel include a fitness center, a 24-hour business center, a spacious lobby, and a flexible meeting space. The facility is within walking distance of 24 local restaurants and bars, providing easy access to the best dining experience in town. It offers a complimentary shuttle service for guests traveling to the Amtrak station, the airport, and anywhere within 5 miles of the hotel.

Cresthill Suites SUNY University Albany is another great discount option near the Amtrak station. You can choose from 94 tastefully furnished rooms with every amenity to keep you comfortable, including air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, complimentary newspapers, daily housekeeping, and a kitchen.

The hotel serves a complimentary breakfast every morning and provides daily housekeeping and free local calls in every room. There is an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and shuttle service during business hours.

Towneplace Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown / Medical Center is another great discount lodging. It is within walking distance of the VA Medical Center, New York State Museum, Empire State Plaza, Times Union Center, and the Washington Park. The facility has 106 air-conditioned rooms with hypoallergenic bedding, full-size sofa beds, flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi and wired internet, and fully equipped kitchens.

The Towneplace Suites is ideal for extended-stay guests and serves complimentary breakfast daily. You can relax in the indoor heated pool and whirlpool and work your muscles in the on-site fitness room. There is plenty of parking on-site and an In a Pinch Market provides varieties of snacks and beverages. The 400 square foot meeting room is ideal for corporate meetings.

What Are the Best Restaurants Near the Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak?

There is a McDonald's 0.7 miles from the Albany-Rensselaer station in case you get a craving for fries. NYC Pizza & Fried Chicken is 0.2 miles from the station, and it offers some of the best pizza in town. You can also check out Coulson's News and Deli for delicious servings of authentic deli dishes. La Serre Restaurant makes yummy cuisine to satisfy your taste buds. Then there is Jack's Oyster House, Cafe Capriccio, Angelo's 677 Prime, Yono's Restaurant, Savoy Taproom, and Nicole's Restaurant among others.

Whether you are on a business trip or traveling for pleasure, there are several hotel options near the Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak station. Booking a hotel before your trip can make it more comfortable and memorable.

FAQs about hotels near Albany

What are the top reviewed hotels near Albany?

Renaissance Albany Hotel, Hilton Garden Inn Albany Medical Center and Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-East Greenbush are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the top luxurious hotels near Albany?

Renaissance Albany Hotel, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown and Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown are the top 3 luxury hotels near Albany.

What hotels are closest to the area of Albany?

Holiday Inn Express Albany Downtown, an IHG Hotel, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown, and Renaissance Albany Hotel are the properties closest to Albany.

How much does a cheap hotel near Albany cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel near Albany can be as cheap as $81.72 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel near Albany cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel near Albany has been $110.90 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a higher-end hotel near Albany cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel near Albany has been $82.00 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels near Albany?

Pine Bush Suites Albany University, Capital Inn & Suites and Winnie Street House are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels near Albany?

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown, TownePlace Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown and Fairfield Inn & Suites Albany East Greenbush are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels near Albany?

Comfort Inn Glenmont - Albany South, Quality Inn & Suites Glenmont - Albany South and Comfort Inn Glenmont - Albany South are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels near Albany?

Holiday Inn Express Albany Downtown, an IHG Hotel and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites East Greenbush, an IHG Hotel are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Back to Top