indoor courtyard meetings and events space

Crowne Plaza® Albany – The Desmond Hotel has been creating successful and memorable galas for you and your guests for over 45 years.  Our event planners excel at making your ideas reality – from the most extravagant, to the smallest of details.

We are proud to have hosted numerous events for many organizations, including large corporations, small businesses and not-for-profits. Whether you are planning an awards banquet, a fundraiser or a themed celebration – we know how important these occasions are, and work with you to produce a spectacular event.  

IHG Rewards Programs

Our guests are eligible to earn and redeem points within the world’s largest hotel loyalty program – IHG One Rewards.  If you are an event planner who books meetings and hotel accommodations for others, get rewarded by booking with us as a member of the IHG Business Rewards program.