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    The Kensington Hotel

    3500 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-1632
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    2017-10-01 2017-10-02
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good26%
    • Average15%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Airport Transportation
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    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    Was a very nice hotel, just wish that the outside pool desk was cleaned up a little better. There was a group of people that went and sat outside with food/drinks etc and when my friends and i went out there to sit down, there...More

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    Response from Alison3500, Front Office Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded 19 July 2017

    Good Afternoon brianab340, We wanted to first thank you for staying with us and for your feedback! We do apologize for the state of the pool deck during your visit and will work with our teams to ensure a more timely cleanup though we are...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    Very comfortable bed! We spent all afternoon swimming in the pool. Not a fan of the floor in the pool area as it is not flat. The bonus water bottles in the room was a nice touch. We enjoyed our stay!More

    Thank Tammy H
    Response from Alison3500, Front Office Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded 19 July 2017

    Good Afternoon Tammy H, We are so happy to hear that you had such a great time at the hotel! Our pool deck was designed to ensure proper water drainage but is on our list of projects for improve in the future. None the less...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    Parts of the hotel are really dated, like the elevator...you might as well take the stairs. Great location though, right off the highway and a short drive to University of Michigan campus. A little pricey for the condition the hotel was in. Great staff though...More

    Thank 373katelynw
    Response from Alison3500, Front Office Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded 19 July 2017

    Good Afternoon 373katelynw, First off, we would like to say thank you for staying and for your feedback. We apologize that you were unhappy with our elevators but excited to hear you liked the location of the hotel and that our staff was so friendly...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Being greeted with Champagne certainly started it off right for us!! The staff was great....rooms and ground were clean and well kept. Had a wonderful breakfast buffet! Location was great! No complaints at all....would definitely stay again!

    Thank suznorris
    Response from Alison3500, Front Office Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded 13 July 2017

    Good Afternoon suznorris, We truly appreciate you staying with us and for the positive feedback! We’re so glad to hear when our guests have such a pleasant stay! We look forward to you coming back again soon! Best Regards,

    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    The Kensington Hotel in Ann Arbor, located near I-94 by the Briarwood shopping mall, was a 60-70s era hotel (A Hilton, if I recall correctly) which has been refurbished nicely under current ownership while maintaining much of the original feel of that era. Rooms are...More

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    Response from Alison3500, Front Office Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded 13 July 2017

    Good Afternoon alfreddreyfus2017, We are delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful and memorable stay with us. I’m glad that we were able to find a resolution with your reservation. Thank you for the feedback about the renovations, as well. We hope you...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$117 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 198
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    • Ann Arbor
    • Also Known As
    • Kensington Court Ann Arbor
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    RVeats
    19 June 2017|
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    Response from Alison3500 | Property representative |
    Good Afternoon RVeats, We actually only offer a shuttle service for New Student Orientation. If you are looking for a shuttle service from the airport, the majority of our guests use Uber or a taxi service. Unfortunately... More
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    31 May 2017|
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    Hello mjpinmd, We do offer FOX NEWS channel in our guest rooms. Please feel free to connect with a guest services agent directly should you need assistance. Warm Regards, Larry
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    Judy P
    4 January 2017|
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    Response from GrahamHotelSystems | Property representative |
    Hello Judy P, Yes we do have roll away beds available for rooms with a King size bed. We give them to our guests on a first come first serve basis. If you would like a roll away bed preferred on your reservation please call... More
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    "I would request the third floor if available. The executive suite is on this level and lends itself to..."
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    "Bring your own pillow if you need head and neck support! Would definitely stay at The Kensington Hotel again!"
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    "Bathrooms are very tight. If you have the option of an ADA room you should consider taking it."
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    "Select a room on the Executive Level for extra perks -- Ask for a suite if you have a group of more than four..."
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