RED LION HOTEL ALBANY

205 Wolf Rd., Albany, NY 12205 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
3.0 Star Airport Hotel in Albany County
42.72459-73.79878
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2.5/5

Based on 498 guest reviews

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  • Includes an outdoor swimming pool
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 8.5%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Hotel has 312 rooms
  • Check out time: 12noon
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 5.9/10
  • Hotel has 11 meeting rooms

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed Room
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Check Rates1 King Bed Standard Room
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Standard Room
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Check RatesAccessible Queen Pull Out Couch Handicapped Accessible Roll in Shower
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Check RatesDaily Accessible Queen Pull Out Couch Handicapped Accessible Roll in Shower
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Check RatesDaily Standard King Bed Located in The Tower Section Max 3 people
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Check RatesDaily Standard King Room Located On The First or Second Floor Of The Main Building Max
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Check RatesDaily Standard Room with 2 Queen Beds First and Second Floors Overlooking The
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Check RatesDaily Standard Room with 2 Queen Beds Located in Tower Section Of The Hotel Max 4 people
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Check RatesQueen Bed Accessible Room
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Check RatesRoom 1 King Bed
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Check RatesRoom 1 King Bed 1 King Bed
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Check RatesRoom 1 King Bed Tower
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Check RatesRoom 1 King Bed Tower 1 King Bed
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Check RatesRoom 1 Queen Bed Accessible 1 Queen Bed
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Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesStandard King Bed Located in The Tower Section Max 3 people
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Check RatesStandard King Room Located On The First or Second Floor Of The Main Building Max 3 people
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Local Attractions

Colonie Center Mall, Shaker Museum, The Crossings (Walking, Saturday Farmer's Market), Family entertainment venues, restaurants. Downtown Albany is a 10 minute drive.

Customer Reviews of Red Lion Hotel Albany

2.5 out of 5. Based on 498 guest reviews, Poor

Property Description

Red Lion Hotel Albany is perfect for your upcoming business or leisure travels. Experience the casual atmosphere in the Grille Restaurant off the main lobby or unwind with your favorite cocktail in 205 Wolf Lounge.Whether you're lounging beside our indoor/outdoor pool, exercising in our onsite fitness center or working in our 24-hour business center, let the Red Lion Hotel Albany make your next stay the perfect one.

Green Sustainability

No

What you need to know

Hotel Features: The Holiday Inn in Albany, New York is a chic getaway conveniently positioned near many New York attractions. Executive travelers will experience ease commuting to nearby businesses such as IBM, General Electric, Luther Forest Park, Global Foundries and Verizon. It is also located just five minutes from the Albany International Airport and very close to local restaurants, shopping centers, the Saratoga Race Track and golf courses.

Guest Rooms: Albany Holiday Inn offers 312 suites and guest rooms. Request a room with a view of the indoor pool and Holidome. The tower is six stories high and offers rooms with either a single king or two double beds. Free high-speed internet, two-line phone with voicemail and data, and a radio make the room more productive for the executive. Guest Rooms also have an iron and ironing board, hair dryers, and complementary morning papers.

Nearby Attractions: The close location of the hotel to major interstates provides all Albany Holiday Inn guests with easy access to a number of cultural attractions and activities. A few popular choices are Empire State Plaza and Convention Center, Saratoga Race Course, New York State Museum, Albany Symphony Orchestra, The Egg, Times Union Center Arena, Palace Performing Arts Center, USS Slater DE-766, and Capital Repertory Theatre.

Amenities: Guests enjoy pillow top mattresses and personal pillow options in each room. There is also large capacity meeting rooms or event areas, and free Albany International Airport shuttle service. Secure the Phoenix Ballroom for a large-scale event, such as a conference or wedding.Albany Holiday Inn Albany, New York is perfect for:

• Polished weddings in the ballroom.
• Conferences, thanks to the easy access to the interstate for out-of-town executives.

Expert Tip: Holiday Inn Albany, New York - Wolf Road has an on-site wedding and event planner to make your big day special.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:4pm
Check Out:12noon
Year of Last Renovation:2005
Floors:6
Rooms:312
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:312
Handicap Rooms:12
Suites:8
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:11 View Spaces
Meeting Space:22000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 550 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:4pm-12pm, Friday & Saturday till 1am
Pool Info:
9am-9pmIndoor & Outdoor Pools
Ownership:InnerCircle Management
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual Reservations can cancel until 6pm on the day of arrival.
Nightly Parking:0.00
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:14.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.00%
Occupancy Tax: 6.00%
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 8.00 GST %
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 8.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Cleaning Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 0.00 Per Item
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Spa Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Shipping Handling Fee: 0.00 Per Item
Additional Person Fee: 0.00 Per Person
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee:125.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge:21.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge:21.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:11.75 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:11.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:14.75 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:18.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:19.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:24.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:28.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 7.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 8.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$25.00/night pet fee


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

Airport & Shuttle Information

Albany International Airport1.5 miles from hotelComplimentary airport shuttle

Local Shuttle Info: Shuttle pick-up and drop off on Wolf Rd and airport only.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Full service restaurant onsite serving breakfast - a la carte menu or buffet for $11.95 per person.

Parking Info

Complimentary parking for automobiles and motorcoaches

About Red Lion Hotels

  • Spacious rooms, comfortable beds and free Wi-Fi
  • Professional and flexible meeting space
  • Hello Rewards is a guest recognition program designed to give guests extra benefits for their hotel stay
  • Membership rewards include a free stay every 7 stays, express check-in/check-out, late check-out and room upgrades based upon availability, and other exclusive offers
  • LCD flat-screen TV's, mini-fridge, microwave, and work desks in every room

The Red Lion Hotels highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Holiday Inn Albany on Wolf Road, Holiday Inn Albany Wolf Road, Radisson Hotel Albany, Holiday Inn Albany on Wolf, Redlion Hotel Albany

Seasonality and Projections at Red Lion Hotel Albany

Rate fluctuations of Red Lion Hotel Albany

The graph above is fluctuations of room rates for both group/meeting prices and the lowest online individual prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The most competitive group discount displayed is 19.3% in the month of May 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $135 in the month of May 2019. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Red Lion Hotel Albany in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Red Lion Hotel Albany

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Red Lion Hotel Albany.

Feel free to use the Red Lion Hotel 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
Stonehenge Ballroom 69 x 97 x 9 6693--/550--279------30/--743----
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Stonehenge Ballroom

Full ballroom comes with use of Upper and Lower Mezzanine areas for registration, or breaks or sponsor exhibits.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
6693 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
69 x 97 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
25+
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
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
Stonehenge Ballroom Section A
41 x 29 x 9 1189--/60--40293026--/--80----
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Stonehenge Ballroom Section A

Stonehenge Ballroom Section A includes a shared registration area Upper Mezzanine.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1189 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
41 x 29 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
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
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
Stonehenge Ballroom Section B
56 x 42 x 9 2352--/150--700566046--/--240----
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Stonehenge Ballroom Section B

Stonehenge Ballroom B comes with the Lower Mezzanine area for Registration or breaks.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
2352 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
56 x 42 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
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
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
Stonehenge Ballroom Section C
56 x 27 x 9 1512--/70--46444340--/--150----
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Stonehenge Ballroom Section C

Stonehenge Ballroom Section C comes with private staircase access with restrooms in close proximity. Best suited for all day working meetings.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1512 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
56 x 27 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
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
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
Stonehenge Ballroom Section D
41 x 40 x 9 1640--/90--60394130--/--180----
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Stonehenge Ballroom Section D

Stonehenge Ballroom Section D includes a shared registration area in the Upper Mezzanine.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1640 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
41 x 40 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
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
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
The Phoenix Room 68 x 44 x 10 2992--/180--100--------/--300----
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The Phoenix Room

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2992 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
68 x 44 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
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Capitol Room 25 x 27 x 9 675--/50--20201816--/--70----
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Capitol Room

Capital Room offers a small foyer area for break tables or in-room registration.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
675 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 27 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
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
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
The State Room 33 x 15 x 8 495--/----20----16--/--40----
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The State Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
495 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
33 x 15 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
5
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
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
The Board Room 23 x 13 x 8 299--/----------12--/--------
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The Board Room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
299 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
23 x 13 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
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
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
The Hudson Room 1 x 1 x 8 1--/24--12----16--/--25----
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The Hudson Room

The Hudson Room is just off the lobby. Can be used as a central registration office or as a conference set up room. Additionally the space is ideal for all day working meetings set in the conference style.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
1 x 1 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
4
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
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.
Courtyard 55 x 50 x 30 2750--/360----------25/----700--
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Courtyard

Our interior Courtyard can be used for many functions. Tradeshow exhibits, networking lunches, cocktail receptions or dinners.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2750 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
55 x 50 x 30 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
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
  • Sound System
Food and beverage discounts vary based on volume.

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