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Kenyon Inn

100 West Wiggin Street, Gambier, OH 43022
Kenyon Inn
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Princeton, New Jersey, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Kenyon College campus is ranked as one of the nation's most beautiful, and 200 years since its establishemnt, its central core along its Middle East Path almost looks as it did at least 60 years ago. The Inn is easily the best hotel in the area, and is located right at the heart of the campus. its very comfortable... More 

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Lakewood, Ohio
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79 reviews 79 reviews
24 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Stopping in during a recent college visit, and decided to the stay the night (for the second time) at the Kenyon Inn. The property is somewhat dated - though updated in places, and the rooms have a fresh touch - and lacks some newer amenities, but is overall a cozy stop. Gambier has a bucolic charm and the Kenyon campus... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

My daughter was visiting Kenyon for a prospective student overnight, so I decided to stay right on campus as well. I was greeted warmly upon check-in and made my way to my room - a king with a jacuzzi tub. I was impressed by the size of the room and it looked recently renovated. The decor was warm and welcoming.... More 

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Montreal
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49 reviews 49 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I've stayed at the Kenyon inn multiple times on business and it is a very nice place to stay. I could get good quality sleep, and the restaurant is quite decent, but maybe a bit pricey. Wine/beer selection is interesting. The rooms are nice and big and the washrooms are renovated. You also get access to the Kenyon Athletic Center,... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

we stayed here while visiting kenyon with our son and had a very good experience. it's not luxury, more like an old time b & b, but the front desk service was quite good and the rooms are clean and comfortable. it's certainly the best place to stay in gambier and the surrounding small towns, and i'm sure it's filled... More 

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Mount Vernon, Ohio
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122 reviews 122 reviews
21 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This hotel was very well preserved and comfortable. The staff was stupendous. The bar quaint and nice. The restaurant was good. It is across the street from Kenyon College which is why most people stay there anyway.

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raleigh nc
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71 reviews 71 reviews
29 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

This hotel is a treasure. It is like being at a grandparents home for a cozy and comfortable stay. Love being there service is great, place is immaculate. Just a pleasing experience all around. The restaurant is wonderful as well, as is the ability to get a cocktail on the lawn in front

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Baltimore, Maryland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

The Kenyon Inn is located on the college campus of Kenyon University. This is a jewel of a place. It is an old style hotel with wooden floors in the hallways. The rooms are attractively decorated, spacious, and comfortable. One of the amazing items of this little hotel is the food in their restaurant. They have the most deliciously prepared... More 

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Kirkland, WA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

If you're staying at the Kenyon in, it's more than likely you're visiting Kenyon College. I was stunningly impressed with the quality and atmosphere of this small hotel in this VERY small village. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The rooms are updated and each has a small brass plaque on the door w/ that rooms dedication. The restaurant... More 

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Lawrence
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

If you are looking for a nice, quiet and elegant place to stay while in Gambier, the Kenyon Inn is it. This was my fourth time staying here and did not disappoint. The rooms are recently renovated and lovely, The Inn is right on campus. There is a coffee shop and a bookstore across from the Inn and even a... More 

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