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Holiday Inn Express Kent State University

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Melville, New York
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62 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here with my son while he interviewed at NEOMED. Friendly and quick check in. Room and bathroom clean. Beds comfy. Nice pool and fitness centre. Breakfast adequate. Would stay here again if visiting the area.

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Thank Hallux62
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. A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Royce Guest Experience Champion More 

Eastern Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful experience, ample amenities and space in the room, clean rooms, includes exercise room, pool and hot breakfast. Housekeeping was more than accommodating upon our arrival. Though we only stayed for one night, it's reassuring to find a place you can count on for cleanliness and value. We will not hesitate to stay there again.

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Thank ggabe
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 hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Royce Guest Experience Champion More 

Caldwell, New Jersey
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79 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were welcomed by Dean who was very pleasant and also offered us an upgrade as we are IHG Platinum members. The room was clean and comfortable. Breakfast was the usual Holiday Inn Express fare but it does kick start your day. This hotel is an excellent location to visit Kent State and museum.

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Thank Dave W
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is very clean from lobby to rooms. There are very nice amenities and a large selection of breakfast items. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The pool is clean. The rooms are spacious with very comfortable beds and other furniture. This hotel is quiet and peaceful.

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

Thank you so much for your review of our the Holiday Inn Express and Suites at Kent State University. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Royce Guest Experience Champion More 

Delaware
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97 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Stayed here during our visit to Hall of Fame weekend in Canton, as rates here were much more reasonable. Easy to access from the interstate and an easy drive to Canton. Hotel was very clean and well kept, bed was comfy, bathroom was large, breakfast had a wide variety of items, and all the staff we talked with were very... More 

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Thank travelercg
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. 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 More 

Columbus, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Adam Young provided the best customer service I've ever encountered at a hotel. He was courteous, pleasant, respectful and helpful throughout our stay. I observed him efficiently and kindly working with all the check-ins on a fully booked weekend. He also did an amazing job clarifying a difficult situation for a client who want to change room selections despite the... More 

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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 our hotel. 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 More 

Akron
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Dude...are you kidding me, you should be proud to have served your country and not expect discounts. I have stayed at this hotel many times, sometimes I get a discount and sometimes I don't, it depends on what's going on and I know this. This is a great hotel, the staff is always very friendly, professional and caring. I will... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

After being told by Holiday Inn's reservation line (somewhere in India) that they would give a discount to veterans I was very happy to give them my business. When checking out our bill was different than was quoted, granted it was only a few dollars but that was not the point. When I asked the desk manager about it and... More 

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

Derreck W, Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet your expectations. I appreciate your comments and will discuss this with our management team so that we can the best possible experience for all our guests. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future, so that we... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable, clean, and friendly staff! Breakfast was great too! Pool and gym are in excellent condition. Close to downtown Kent and minutes from the University! The stay here is never a disappointment and we usually travel with about 60 + people in our group!

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Thank jcole7c63
HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State University, responded to this review

jcole7c63, 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. 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 More 

Charleston, SC
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111 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here while in town for family and hotel was very nice and clean and the staff was amazing. We were given excellent directions to a nearby Park and a room upgrade. Breakfast buffet was good as well and our room was really nice. Highly recommend this hotel. Andy at the front desk was very helpful!

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

KeithnAlly, 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. Guest Satisfaction is something our entire staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. I will pass your kind words about Andy to him. Again thank you very much we... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • 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
Location: United States > Ohio > Kent
Price Range: $116 - $182 (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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Holiday Inn Kent
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Holiday Inn Express Kent State University Ohio
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