Independent (SPHC) Desmond Hotel Albany Airport

660 Albany Shaker Road Albany, New York12211 United States
Hotel Front Desk:1-518-8698100 Hotel Fax:1-518-6406069

Check In | Check Out

  • Check-In Time: 4PM
  • Check-Out Time: 12PM
  • Minimum Check-In Age: 18
  • (Late check out available)


  • This hotel is located near an airport
  • Closest City: Albany NY
  • Distance from the Hotel: 11 MI/ 17.7 KM MILES
  • Local Time Zone : EST

Languages Spoken by Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed
  • Service Animals Allowed
  • Pet Deposit per Stay: 100 USD
  • Pet Fee per Night: 75 USD
  • Service animals and small pets under 40 lbs are allowed. Limit one pet per room. 100 deposit and 75 service apply per our Pet Agreement. Pets cannot be left unattended and are not allowed in our courtyard or restaurant. Additional fees may apply.

Internet Access

  • Wired Internet Available in Rooms, Suites, Business Center, Public Areas and Meeting Spaces.
  • Wireless Internet Available in Standard Rooms, Suites, Business Center, Public Areas and Meeting Convention Space.


  • Car parking is available
  • Complimentary Daily Self-Parking is available
  • Complimentary parking is provided for hotel guests only. We reserve the right to tow any vehicle, at any time. Vehicles in our parking lots are left at the owner’s discretion, we are not responsible for any damage to your vehicle.


  • Public Spaces renovated: 2021
  • Guest Rooms renovated: 2021
  • 4 Floors
  • 322 Guest Rooms & Suites
    • 19 Suites
    • 323 Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Interior Corridor
  • FEMA Property Number: NY0621


  • Accessible Self-Parking
  • Van Accessible Self Parking
  • Hotel Entrance
  • All Entrances/Doorways
  • Registration Area
  • We offer king, queen and double queen ADA guest rooms with bathroom details as outlined above.

Credit Cards

  • American Express
  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • JCB


  • Complimentary Coffee in Lobby

Driving directions from Airports

Albany International Airport (ALB) : Proceed straight out of the airport. At the traffic light, make a left onto Albany Shaker Road and follow signs for I-87 & I-90. Proceed straight through three traffic lights. The hotel will be on your right, just after the third traffic light and before the I-87 overpass.