*** On August 10th, 2011 Best Western Sovereign Hotel received the Excellence in Housekeeping Award from Best Western International - Congratulations to our Housekeeping Staff!***
The Best Western Sovereign Hotel in Albany, New York is in the heart of New York’s Capital District Tech Valley Region.
We have the perfect location for the government or corporate traveler. Being within a few miles of government offices, state buildings and other major corporations (GE, Sematech) provides our guests with flexibility to experience Albany by day and night.
We are located at the entrance of SUNY Albany or U-Albany and within two miles of St. Rose, and Excelsior College. Parents and students alike will love the hotel’s proximity to the universities around us. Aside from our Onsite Restaurant, The 1228 Grill & Bar, we are within walking distance of several restaurants and less than two miles away from Crossgates Mall, one of the largest in the northeast.
We provide a Free Shuttle Service from the Airport, Train and Bus Station between 6:30 AM to Midnight.
The Sovereign Hotel serves your every need by offering 192 deluxe room accommodation, 6 function rooms, 2 Board rooms and 2 Hospitality Suites. Our meeting space totals 8001 square feet.
Every guestroom is equipped with a microwave, refrigerator, hairdryer, iron & iron board, coffee maker,25” TV with Cable, HBO and movie entertainment. Wireless high speed internet is complimentary as well and is available throughout the hotel. A business center is available as well with complimentary use of computers to surf the net, or to check email.
FREE unlimited local calls, and FREE Full Hot Breakfast served every morning by our friendly waitstaff in the dining room. Your full hot breakfast includes scrambled eggs served with various meats, home Fries and toast, or freshly made Belgian Waffles served with Fruit Juice, Coffee or Tea.
Make yourself at home in the comfort of our superb amenities and friendly staff who are committed to provide you with exemplary guest service.
Our newly redesigned Business King Roomsfeature alarge desk and ergonomic chair, plus many value added services to meet the needs of every corporate and leisure traveler who deserves more for less.
After a long day, the best is yet to come!. Relax and splash in our Heated Indoor Pool, saunas and fitness center. Unwind in our onsite restaurant, 1228 Grill & Bar, where happy hour is featured daily from 4:00 - 7:00 PM. The 1228 Grill features char-broiled NY Strip Steaks, Chicken, Seafood, Gourmet Burgers, Sliders, Specialty Hot Sandwiches and more. Dine with us or in the comfort of your own room.