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4.3 out of 5

"Hotel was going thru renovation but room was nice, clean and comfortable. " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 10 Apr 2017

Hotel Description

Hotel near Kent State University in Kent

In Kent

Within 6 miles (10 km) of this hotel, you'll find Kent State University and The Kent Stage. Kent State University Museum and Viking Vineyard and Winery are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Free perks

This hotel features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 74 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities include free newspapers, free local calls, and hair dryers.

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$98* Per night/room Jan 28 - Jan 29

Executive Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University ratings based on 23 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University

Everyone (12) Family (1)
5 out of 5

Posted by on Oct 7, 2019

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Oct 17, 2019 by Reg Thayer

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 15, 2019

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Sep 19, 2019 by Reg Thayer

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback! With Regards, Reg Thayer

5 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 15, 2019

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Sep 19, 2019 by Reg Thayer

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback! With Regards, Reg Thayer

5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 18, 2019

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Aug 19, 2019 by Reg Thayer

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback! With Regards, Reg Thayer

5 out of 5
Very convenient and reasonably priced hotel to stay at when visiting Kent State.

Posted by , from Orlando on Aug 16, 2019

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Aug 19, 2019 by Reg Thayer

Thank you for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. I am so happy that you enjoyed our newly renovated hotel. My staff works hard to provide a clean and comfortable experience for all our guests. I am glad you noticed their efforts. My staff is the reason we are an IHG® Torchbearer Award winning hotel. Again, thank you we look forward to having you as our guest again soon. With Regards, Reg Thayer General Manager Holiday Inn Express & Suites at Kent State University

4 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 9, 2019

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Aug 11, 2019 by Reg Thayer

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback! With Regards, Reg Thayer

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 7, 2019

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Jul 22, 2019 by Reg Thayer

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5 out of 5
Nicely updated and very clean! We were impressed with how nice rhe lobby and room was.

Posted by on Jun 20, 2019

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Jun 24, 2019 by Reg Thayer

Thank you for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. I am so happy that you enjoyed our newly renovated hotel. My staff works hard to provide a clean and comfortable experience for all our guests. I am glad you noticed their efforts. My staff is the reason we are an IHG® Torchbearer Award winning hotel. Again, thank you we look forward to having you as our guest again soon. With Regards, Reg Thayer General Manager Holiday Inn Express & Suites at Kent State University

5 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 9, 2019

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Apr 15, 2019 by Reg Thayer

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5 out of 5
Would recommend to everyone. Pleasant staff, nice accommodations and hot breakfast to boot!

Posted by on Nov 27, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 29, 2018 by Reg Thayer

Thank you for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. We appreciate your feedback and will use it as a way to improve the services we offer. As an IHG® Torchbearer Award winning hotel, we will continue to strive to be the best hotel choice for people staying in the Kent/Akron area. Again, thank you we look forward to having you as our guest again soon. With Regards, Reg Thayer General Manager Holiday Inn Express & Suites at Kent State University

About the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University

Location 1215 Sanctuary View Dr, Kent, OH 44240

Property Features

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University offers its guests an indoor pool and a fitness center. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a 24-hour business center and a meeting room. Free breakfast is served. Event space at this hotel measures 300 square feet (27 square meters). The business-friendly Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University also features complimentary newspapers in the lobby, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Free self parking is available. This Kent hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 74 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 300 sq ft of conference space
  • 27 sq m of conference space
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • 1 conference room
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Akron, OH (CAK-Akron-Canton) (36.6 km / 22.7 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University offers 74 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers. This Kent hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel Kent State University
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel State University
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel Suites Kent State University
  • Inn Express State University
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University Kent
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University Hotel

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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