A Unique Guest Room Experience

Our newly renovated guest rooms and suites include individual guest room temperature controls, complimentary high speed WiFi, plush bedding with triple sheeting, mini refrigerator, Keurig coffee maker with complimentary coffee and tea, digital HD TV(s), multiple USB and outlets including bedside, clock radio, iron and ironing board, luggage bench, in-room safe, and a large desk.  Our guest bathrooms include Beekman 1802 bath toiletries, lighted magnifying makeup mirror, hairdryer, curved shower rod, and spa style shower head. Certain suite styles also include dual sinks in the master bathroom and optional half baths.

The following amenities are available upon request: connecting rooms, cribs, cot/rollaways, wake up calls, and microwaves*.  Requested amenities are based on availability, room type, and may include a daily fee; please see our FAQ-Hotel Policies page for more information.

*Microwaves are automatically included in our Executive, Duplex and Presidential Suites.

Enhanced Cleaning Protocols

As part of the IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) family, we have enhanced our cleaning protocols to support the wellbeing and safety of our guests by following the strict IHG Way of Clean and Clean Promise standards.  These updated procedures are designed to provide greater confidence during your stay with us.

As of September 6, 2021 all guests are required to wear face coverings indoors as per the New York HERO Act guidelines.  This applies to both vaccinated and unvaccinated guests. 

ADA/Handicap Accessible Rooms & Devices

Crowne Plaza Albany – The Desmond Hotel offers several newly renovated ADA/handicap compliant guest rooms with single queen, single king or double queen beds.  Each ADA compliant room is wheelchair accessible with visual smoke detectors and features bathroom grab bars, raised toilets, and roll-in showers with fold down seating; shower stools are also available upon request.  For hearing impaired guests, ADA compliant guest room kits are available upon request with telephone signaler, door knock notification, and TTY phone service.  ADA compliant rooms and devices are based on availability.

Located Near the Albany Airport (ALB)

If you are looking for a hotel near the Albany Airport, go no further!  Located less than a mile from the Albany International Airport, our 323 newly renovated rooms are designed with comfort and convenience in mind – providing a place to relax or to catch up on work.  If you are flying out of the Albany Airport, consider booking our popular Stay, Park & Fly package that includes complimentary parking for up to two weeks and use of our on-demand shuttle service 24/7.

King Guest Room

standard king bed guest room


Double Queen Guest Room

standard double queen guest room


Junior Suite

junior suite separate living room


Junior Suite

junior suite bedroom


Duplex Two Level Suite

duplex suite first level living room


Duplex Two Level Suite

duplex suite second floor bedroom


ADA/Handicap Accessible Queen Guest Room

ADA handicap accessible guest room


ADA/Handicap Accessible Roll-in Shower

ADA handicap accessible roll in shower


ADA/Handicap Accessible Bathtub

ADA handicap accessible bathtub