Complimentary USA Today newspaper available at the Front Desk.

Complimentary coffee available outside Simpson’s 6:30am – 10:00am, complimentary infused waters available 10:00am – 5:00pm.  Coffee makers are located in each guest room, with a selection of coffee and teas; Keurigs are located in all Mansion area guest rooms.

Business services are available at the Front Desk: shipping and receiving, express mail, photocopying and faxing. Fees apply.

Laundry and Dry Cleaning services at the Front Desk, ‘same day’ available Monday – Friday. Fees apply.

24 hour ATM; owned and serviced by a third party, please inform our Front Desk staff if you have any issues.

Vending and ice machines.  Vending machines are owned and serviced by a third party, please inform the Front Desk staff if you have any issues.


Indoor heated pool with ADA compliant lift access.

Air-conditioned Fitness Center with a variety of cardio machines: treadmill, elliptical, and stair stepper along with a weight bench, free weights, stability balls and yoga mats. The Center includes two TVs, a bathroom with changing area, towels and spring water.

Billiards Room with two pool tables.  Fees apply.


The Desmond is an entirely non-smoking property.  Per the NYS Indoor Clean Air Act both smoking and vaping are banned anywhere indoors.  Smoking areas are located outside of each entrance door, please use the provided receptacles for trash.

CPR certified staff.


Complimentary high speed WiFi internet access throughout the hotel.

24 hour Business Center with access to computers, a printer and copier.

Flight Time TVs in our lobby and Business Center, broadcasting live departures and arrivals at the Albany International Airport.


Complimentary parking for hotel guests only.  Please see our FAQ page for more details regarding parking.

Complimentary shuttle provides 24 hour service to and from the Albany International Airport, based upon availability.

Complimentary shuttle service is based on availability within a 3 mile radius of the hotel, distances greater than 3 miles will be charged a fee.