Accommodations

Albany Renaissance Hotel

A modern hotel with walkway connecting you directly to the Albany Capital Center. 
Address: 144 State St, Albany, NY 12207
Distance: Connected to Convention Center

Room rates start at $169 per night. 

Renaissance Hotel Albany - Reservations

 

Hilton Albany - Downtown

A convenient location one block from the convention center.
Address: 40 Lodge Street. Albany, NY 12207
Distance: 0.2 miles, about a five minute walk


Room Rates start at $149 per night.

For special group rate book through the link below & use code 2CSC
Hilton Albany Downtown - Reservations

 

HAMPTON INN & SUITES Albany - Downtown

A location central to restaurants, theaters, and nightlife.
Address: 25 Chapel St, Albany, NY 12210
Distance: 0.4 miles, about a ten minute walk


Room Rates start at  $102 per night.

For special group rate book through the link below:
Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown - Reservations
 

getting here

By AIR: FLy into Albany Int Airport  ·  APROX. 20 min from downtown/venue

 

By TRAIN: arrive at albany-rensselaer amtrak station, rensselaer, NY  ·  approx. 6 min. from downtown/venue 

 

By BUS: arrive at greyhound/trailways bus terminal, downtown albany  ·  approx. 5 min. from venue 

 

BY car (to venue):  

VIA I-90 E: Take exit 6A to merge onto I-787 S toward Albany/Rensselaer  >  Take exit 4B for US-9 N/Clinton Ave  >  Continue on U.S. 9 N. Take Chapel St to Eagle St

VIA I-90 W: Take exit 6A to merge onto I-787 S toward Albany  >  Take exit 4B for US-9 N/Clinton Ave > Continue on U.S. 9 N  >  Take Chapel St to Eagle St

VIA I-87 N: Take exit 23 for Interstate 787 N toward Troy  >  Merge onto I-787  >  Take exit 3 for US-9 S/US-20 E toward Rensselaer/Empire Plaza  >   Keep right, follow signs for Empire Plaza and merge onto S Mall Arterial  >  Continue on S Mall Arterial. Drive to Eagle St

VIA I-87 S: Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 6 W-7 E for NY-7 E toward Troy/Cohoes  >  Continue onto NY-7 E  >  Take the Interstate 787 exit toward NY-787/Albany/Cohoes/New York Thruway  >  Keep right at the fork, follow signs for I-787 S/Albany/Watervliet and merge onto I-787 S  >  Continue straight to stay on I-787 S  >  Take exit 4B for US-9 N/Clinton Ave  >  Continue on U.S. 9 N. Take Chapel St to Eagle St

 

bY SEA: IDK, THAT'S ON YOU

 

POst - con events

Join us for food, drinks & optional shenanigans both Friday & Saturday nights, after the con, @ the city beer hall  

42 howard st, albany ny. JUst down the block from the cap center

http://thecitybeerhall.com/

 


beyond the con

Albany is a small, vibrant city nestled in the beautiful Hudson River Valley. With rich history, unique architecture, a bustling small business community, an eclectic variety of shops & restaurants, museums, theaters, and a renovated public waterfront—replete with scenic pathways—there is plenty to see and do while you're here!

 

Follow any of the blog links below for a carefully curated index of the great food, attractions, and natural splendor our city has to offer:

 

discover albany

all over albany 

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