As Albany’s premier luxury hotel for over 40 years, The Desmond is an independent, family owned and operated property offering award-winning service and charm. Featuring 322 guestrooms and suites including junior suites, executive suites, and spiral staircase duplexes. Conveniently located at the entrance of the Albany International Airport, adjacent to shopping on Wolf Road and minutes from downtown Albany. Our two indoor courtyards feature guestroom balconies, fountains and a koi pond – creating a unique atmosphere year round. We invite you to experience The Desmond.