The Best Places to Stay in Albany During the Holidays

December 22nd, 2017 by

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Whether you have family coming into town or you’re looking for a local, popular spot to get away this winter, consider these best places to stay during the holidays. Some favorites of Rensselaer Honda include:

  • The Century House
  • Olde Judge Mansion
  • Gardner Farm Inn
  • The Morgan State House

The Century House

Conveniently located with access to the historic sites, attractions and events around Albany and Troy, The Century House is a family-owned and operated hotel that has been a staple in the area for decades. While you’re there, take advantage of their holiday dinners. You’ll enjoy a complete holiday dinner for up to eight people with various entrée and side options, available through January 7.

Old Judgment Mansion

This historic, 1892 Victorian Gothic style bed and breakfast is located in Troy and features five bedrooms, so be sure to make your reservations early for your holiday events. During your stay, you can explore nearby attractions like:

  • New York State Museum
  • Underground Railroad History Project
  • Troy Victorian Stroll
  • Palace Theater in Albany

Gardener Farm Inn

With a history dating back to the 1700s, the Gardner Farm Inn is an ideal place to stay in the Albany area if you want quaint culture and the comfort of home. You’ll enjoy breakfast each morning, complete with range-free eggs, in-season produce, and local dairy products. While you’re here, make a visit to:

  • Lucas Confectionery
  • Peck’s Arcade
  • Brown’s Brewing
  • Fulton Street Gallery
  • Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

The Morgan State House

If cozy yet urban is more your style, consider a stay at The Morgan State House. The inn is a restored 1884 New York style mansion located in the Washington Park Historic District, meaning you’re close for holiday festivities like:

  • Capital Holiday Lights in the Park
  • 11th Annual Schenectady Festival of Trees
  • Chatham WinterFest
  • Empire “Skate” Plaza – Part of Winter at the Plaza

Stay in Touch with Rensselaer Honda

If you’re traveling this winter, whether it’s locally or farther, make sure to follow these winter preparation tips from Rensselaer Honda. And don’t hesitate to contact our team with any automotive service needs this holiday season! If you aren’t looking for a winter getaway, but a romantic getaway, we have some ideas to help.