We're the Smart Choice for Albany, New York Hotels Only minutes from downtown and the Albany International Airport and less than a quarter-mile from SUNY Albany, our hotel's premier accommodations provide the perfect location for business and leisure travelers. Vacationers are sure to enjoy our convenient access to a number of attractions, including the New York State Museum, the Empire State Plaza and the SUNY Albany campus. Our hotel's location is only minutes away from Crossgates Mall, providing ample opportunity for guests to bring home new treasures from their stay in Albany, New York. Our hotel's convenient location puts corporate travelers just one mile from the juncture of Routes I-90 & I-87 and next to the heart of Tech Valley and Albany Nano Tech, ensuring less time spent traveling and more time for the business at hand. We are pleased to offer three flexible meeting rooms as well, perfect for meetings and events in Albany, New York. With our hotel's award winning staff and technical amenities, every event is sure to be a success. Whether you're on vacation, here for business or visiting friends and family at SUNY Albany, our hotel's amenities are sure to please. Relax by the indoor pool or socialize on the patio while using the barbecue grill. For a great start, stop by the free Express Start breakfast bar for one of our signature cinnamon rolls and a cup of coffee. Stay Smart - stay at this Holiday Inn Express® hotel!