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The Kensington Hotel

3500 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-1632
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The Kensington Hotel is the premier destination in Ann Arbor for overnight accommodations, your next meeting, wedding, family gathering or staycation. Conveniently located just off of I-94 and State Street exit near Briarwood Mall and 2.3 miles from University of Michigan Campus. Come enjoy our recently renovated guest rooms and Union!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Parking
Free internet
Wifi
Internet
Hot tub
Indoor pool
Heated pool
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
Air conditioning
Room service
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
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Very clean, beautiful hotel. Friendly staff. Located by the mall and very convenient to downtown ann arbor. And very quiet location...... would recommend staying here. But the do not have complementary breakfast
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Response from mpaulowicz, Front Office Manager at The Kensington Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Good Morning melissa2479, Thank you for the excellent review of your recent stay. I am thrilled to hear that your experience here at the Kensington went so well. We appreciate your kind words and look forward to seeing you again soon! Thanks, Meg
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Friendly staff, great place to spend the weekend for a game at the Big House! Make sure to stop in the bar and say hello to JJ and AJ. They are happy to make you one of their famous Old Fashions! They take alot of time to make sure you feel right at home.
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Response from mpaulowicz, Front Office Manager at The Kensington Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Good Morning puck9119, Thank you for the fantastic review of your recent stay. We appreciate your feedback and kind words about JJ and AJ. I will be sure to pass your review on to them. I am also thrilled to hear your experience went so well and that our staff exceed your expectations and provided exceptional service. We look forward to seeing you again when your travels bring you back to the Ann Arbor area. Thanks, Meg
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We had made a reservation at a different hotel, went to check in at 11 pm, and hotel could not find reservation. Also, had no availability. Booked Kensington at the last minute. Upon checking in, manager asked about our evening. Told her what happened at other place. She gave us
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Response from mpaulowicz, Front Office Manager at The Kensington Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Goof Afternoon emhanguy, Thank you for the excellent review of your recent stay here at the Kensington! I am happy to hear that our hospitality and service made your stay a fantastic one. Come back and see us again when your travels bring you to Ann Arbor! Thanks, Meg
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Greeted with a smile! Room was large (bathroom was tIny, but that’s fine by me), very clean. Stayed here for a wedding, with the wedding and reception on premises. Everything was just lovely! At check out they asked if there was anything that could be improved (and again,
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Response from mpaulowicz, Front Office Manager at The Kensington Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Good Afternoon travel921, Thank you for the excellent review of your recent stay! I hope you had a great time at the wedding. We appreciate your kind words and recommendation. Come back and see us again when you travels bring you to Ann Arbor! Thanks, Meg
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Amazing stay! Stayed for our anniversary. Beautiful hotel and awesome and very attentive staff. Loved the champagne toast at check-in. Pool and hot tub are great. Thank you for a wonderful staycation!
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Response from mpaulowicz, Front Office Manager at The Kensington Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Good Afternoon Denise C, Thank you for the excellent review of your stay. I am thrilled to hear that it went so well and that you found our staff helpful and attentive. We appreciate you kind words and look forward to seeing you again when your travels bring you back to Ann Arbor! Thanks, Meg
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PRICE RANGE
$117 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
kensington court ann arbor
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Kensington Court
LOCATION
United StatesMichiganAnn Arbor
NUMBER OF ROOMS
200
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