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Holiday Inn Express Kent State University

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#4 of 8 Hotels in Kent
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

This affordable choice was a good place. Despite the 2nd floor being under construction for a remodel, we did not hear any disturbances at all. The hotel staff upon check in were fantastic. Our rooms were modern and completely updated. The lobby and breakfast were nice. The pool was a little chilly so we chose not to swim and not...

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HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. We are so pleased that you chose to stay with us and that you thoroughly enjoyed your visit. We take great pride in providing our guests with the best accommodations and service. Thank you once again for your fantastic comments. We look...

New Albany, United States
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sheila, Dean & The Hotel Manager (I forget his name) are the best! I travel extensively & the HIE in Kent is THE BEST! Not due to the facility which is great, but due to Sheila, Dean & staff. The way I am treated by Sheila (No wi-fi 1 day which I needed desperately) Sheila let me use her computer...

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HIEKentFrontDesk, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Providing our guests with the best accommodations and services is something our staff strives for. Thank you again for your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future....

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at this Holiday Inn for the pass 4 years since my daughter was accepted at Kent State. The room and hotel is always clean. The staff is extremely friendly and accommodating and provide us with information pertaining to activities, restaurants and sight seeing. I never consider staying any where else when visiting Kent.

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HIEKentFrontDesk, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

From all of us at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Kent State University, a great big thank you for your wonderful words and positive review. It makes us glad to know our guests appreciates the effort our staff puts in. Again we thank you for your kind words and look forward to seeing you in the future. Reg Thayer...

Sugar Land, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We liked: Large fresh and clean room Room cleaning was excellent Bathroom newly tiled Efficient heating in the room Easy parking and access to the rooms and common areas Breakfast was very nice with a reasonable selection of hot and cold items Staff were all helpful, polite and cheerful Easy access to down town Kent with many good restaurants and...

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HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. We are so pleased that you chose to stay with us and that you thoroughly enjoyed your visit. We take great pride in providing our guests with the best accommodations and service. Thank you once again for your fantastic comments. We look...

Florence, Kentucky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stay at this location weekly. They are in the middle of a renovation and I'm amazed at how clean everything is. The staff on site are extremely helpful and will bend over backwards to help you. I look forward to my next stay!

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HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hosting you again in the future. Sincerely, Royce Guest Experience Champion

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The renovated section is beautiful and the new wireless is so much better than the old one. Sheila at the front desk is an outstanding person for interfacing with guests, I will highly recommend this hotel.

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HIEKentFrontDesk, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Providing our guests with the best accommodations and services is something our staff strives for. Thank you again for your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future....

Lakewood, Ohio
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Lovely room and morning breakfast. The common area between the lobby and breakfast room is currently under renovation and will be nice when completed. We've stayed at several places in the area and this property is definitely the best. Decent price, very secure, great location.

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HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. We thank you for your understanding with regards to the remodeling that is taking place. The rooms are starting to come together. The lobby is still a work in progress, but it is coming along. I am looking forward to the day...

Morgantown, West Virginia
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Rooms were very clean and well furnished. Bathrooms were well supplied with clean towels, soap and shampoo. Friendly, warm and welcoming staff!! Excellent breakfast was served with hot foods and beverages.

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HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hosting you again in the future. Sincerely, Royce Guest Experience Champion

New Albany, United States
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I love coming to this Hotel on business. Dean the front desk manager on day & Sheila the night manager are exceptional representatives of Holiday Inn Express Brimfield. They are polite, engaging, professional & caring! They are the reason I come back 4-5x per year as I can go to Hotels closer to my client. Also Sheila has coffee on...

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HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Providing our guests with the best accommodations and services is something our staff strives for. Thank you again for your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future....

Ohio
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The room met our needs. The hotel is convenient to the highway and Kent State University. The staff were very welcoming and the breakfast selection was okay. No complaints and I'm picky. I would stay there again.

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HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State Universtiy. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Royce Guest Experience Champion

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in Kent, Ohio is a 74 room and suites hotel, easily accessible of I-76 at exit 33. We are the smart choice when choosing a hotel in the Kent, Akron, Ravenna and Tallmadge areas.Rapidly rising in popularity of hotels in Northeast Ohio, this hotel is the most convenient location to the Kent State University Campus, Northeast Ohio College of Medicine (NEOUCOM), Summit Racing, Hess Print Solution, Goodyear Tire & Rubber, Bridgestone Invitational, and Lockheed Martin.Business travelers look to our hotel to provide them with more amenities than they could find elsewhere. We Feature an over sized fitness room, state-of-the-art aerobic equipment, with a view into our elongated indoor pool. Complimentary high-speed wireless Internet throughout the hotel meets every guest s need. The Smart Start breakfast is always a hit, but we are told that the sweet tidbits and evening snacks served with a smiling face, take hospitality to an excellent level.Leisure travelers find our hotel convenient to the Kent Folk Festival, Portage County Fairgrounds, Summit County Fairgrounds, Soap Box Derby, Hartville Flee Market, NFL Hall of Fame, Ravenna Balloon-A-Thon, Firestone & other Ohio Golf Courses. Visit nearby Downtown Akron W/First Night, AA Founders Day & Akron U.We are one of the first hotels in Ohio to offer a 100% smoke free environment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Kent State University

Address: 1215 Sanctuary View Dr, Kent, OH 44240-8205
Region: United States > Ohio > Kent
Price Range: RM478 - RM771 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Kent State University 2.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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