Experience life as native Albanians live it when you stay at our Hotel Indigo® hotels in historic Albany, New York. From quaint, offbeat shops on eccentric Lark Street to wide-open spaces in the beautiful Pine Bush Preserve, you'll enjoy an authentic taste of the state capital.
Savvy travelers explore the city by foot and discover that walking downtown Albany is the best way to go. There's so much to see in town that it's best to strike a balance between the must-see attractions and quirky day-to-day Albany. Cheer on a local professional sports team at the Times Union Center, catch a world-class performance at The Egg in the Empire State Plaza and take a spin around the plaza's reflecting pool turned skating rink during the winter. Just don't forget to venture off the beaten track, and discover an orchard in the area for seasonal apple picking.
Take time out to sample the sights, scents and sounds of the city's best-loved neighborhoods – trendsetting Pearl Street, peaceful University Heights and regal State Street. There's an amazing choice of bars within minutes of your Albany hotel. Raise a glass or two with the locals to get the lowdown on the neighborhood's finest experiences.
From Albany's 'First Fridays' gallery receptions to rock concerts at the Palace Theatre, scratch the surface and you're sure to find there's more to Albany than meets the eye.
Book a stay at one of our Albany hotels and feel like a local during your stay in this charming capital city.