Albany Holidays

United States
For 400 years visitors have been coming to this “jewel in New York’s crown” to enjoy a wide-ranging assortment of museums, events, and restaurants. Tour the historic state capitol from a city trolley or an AquaDuck. Botanophiles will find joy at the annual Tulip Festival. Baseball fans, art lovers, military …

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How to get to Albany

Here's what you need to know about getting to Albany. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Albany takes 8 hours, 57 minutes.

When to go to Albany

Typical Holiday Price

£1023 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Albany varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

January

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - January is the cheapest month to go to Albany.

Where to stay in Albany

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Albany, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Albany

PeteDz Photography | FlickrNew York State Museum
New York State Museum
Jason Planck | Trip by SkyscannerColonie Center
Colonie Center
Marco Zanferrari | FlickrThe Egg
The Egg
Jason Planck | Trip by SkyscannerCrossgates Mall
Crossgates Mall
Joelk75 | FlickrNew York State Capital
New York State Capital
Dougtone | FlickrTimes Union Center
Times Union Center
Chantal Bastien | Trip by SkyscannerUSS Slater
USS Slater
Jennifer Layne Cardon | Trip by SkyscannerNew York State Capitol Building
New York State Capitol Building
Jason Planck | Trip by SkyscannerWashington Park
Washington Park

Reviews of Albany

Edmund Gutzmann
Edmund GutzmannAlbany
12/03/2017

The Returning Home by Adam Rangihana Poet. It's writing having a sensibility which is undoubtedly fed into its creation. The strength of this work is its journey from childhood to adulthood. I would best describe this book and Poet as a beginning.

Catherine M
Catherine M
04/08/2016

Enjoy a day in the capitol. About an hour drive north. Check websites for things to see and do!

Warren Gilfus
Warren GilfusAuburn
17/01/2016

A city to enjoy historical sites, wonderful shopping, homemade chocolates and my "old home away from home"!

Jason Planck
Jason PlanckSchenectady
19/07/2012

Albany is home to capital of New York deep tradition date back to late 1600's when it was called Fort Orange. There many different activities to do in Albany.

Nearby destinations

Hartford

New York

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