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Kensington Inn

124 Holiday Lane, Howell, MI 48843
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Akron, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, there is NO: iron, ironing board, hair dryer, or coffee pot. The room stinks like someone smoked 10 cartons of cigarettes in it. The carpet made my white socks dark brown----Clorox couldn't get that out! The entire room was dusty and dirty, I spent $50. on cleaning supplies and cleaned it right by myself----still stunk! front desk... More 

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Thank Annie M
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

We booked 5 rooms one wasn't even cleaned from previous guests. The rooms were nasty the carpet read sticker the chairs looked like they had puke on them there was black mold in the bathroom and the manager was rude and not hhelpfulcarcarpetthstickwadwas

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Dallas, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

My work set myself and a few other guys up for 3 weeks in this place. After the first few days I was about to find a local campground and stay in a tent. When I first got to my room it smelled like a homeless person had died in it. I went up to tell the front desk guy... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

I stayed here before I started using trip advisor. As my title indicates, I wasn't turned off by the place, but I also wasn't overly thrilled either. The beds were decently comfortable, the showers and bathroom area were clean and the overall cleaning was not bad. However, as the pictures show, the room was not in great repair. the bathroom... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

Rooms are musty the manager is a complete jerk don't stay here we got our room for a week had all the paperwork already unloaded our belongings and the manager walks up and tells us we have to move to a different room with our 4 kids who were tired from traveling to a smaller disgusting room because the room... More 

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Howell, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Gross. Avoid at all costs. Dank, smelly, and tons of people that appear homeless. Wouldn't board my horse here much less human beings. I did not feel safe at all. Needs to be condemned, no joke. Smells of water damage/mold. I was fearful my car would be broken into. Save your money and go up the street.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

I wish I could give a negative review. Worst motel I've ever been to. Owner and most staff are completely rude. Rooms are absolutely disgusting and stinky. The outside is just as bad, they had trash bags lying around, someones roof collapsed in while I was there too. I do not recommend spending your money on such a terrible place.... More 

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Howard City, Michigan, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Kensington Inn isn't a horrible place to stay at. I've been reading other reviews of others stating how rude the staff is but honestly I've been staying there every year for close to 10 years now for a Paintball event and I have had nothing but good service from them. Any problems with the room have always been quickly taken... More 

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Temperance, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

My room smelled of stale smoke. My sons room had to be changed because it smelled like a kitty litter box. When we changed his room the room's drapes had holes in them. My room had a bathroom sink that was cracked. Towels were fluffy and white.. Not updated in many years.

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Grand Rapids
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We had to stay here for work. The plan was to stay here a few weeks but my wife could only handle 5 days. They did have a full set of tv channels, the weekly rate is really affordable, and easy access to the freeway are all pluses. There are people who live there permanently because of the price and... More 

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