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    Holiday Inn Express Kent State University

    1215 Sanctuary View Dr, Kent, OH 44240-8205
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    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    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...More

    Thank John D
    Response from HIEKentFrontDesk, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State UniversityResponded 3 May 2017

    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...More

    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.More

    Thank Jan P
    Response from HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State UniversityResponded 14 February 2017

    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...More

    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.

    Thank ljtriplett
    Response from HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State UniversityResponded 6 February 2017

    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

    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...More

    Thank John D
    Response from HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State UniversityResponded 24 January 2017

    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...More

    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.More

    Thank CaliforniaGirl2
    Response from HIEKentFrontDesk, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Kent State UniversityResponded 27 November 2016

    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...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • US$114 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 74
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    Joy L
    24 January 2017|
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    Response from Dave W | Reviewed this property |
    If I recall, about 10 - 15 minutes by car.
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    29 October 2015|
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    Response from HIEKentFrontDesk | Property representative |
    We do not have a hot tub.
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