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The Kensington Hotel

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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We live in Ann Arbor for almost 30 years and organized many private parties in different hotels and restaurants in Ann Arbor. I like complimenting people for the job well done, but for the first time I am writing a negative review. Organizing the 70th...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Hotel was better than we expected in a college town, clean and nicely decorated. Our room was very pleasant and well appointed. The employees were very helpful. Our Hotel Kensington stay was extremely enjoyable.

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Response from Alison3500, Front Office Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded 2 October 2017

Dear kess38, Thank you for the wonderful review and for staying! We're overjoyed to hear that you had such a great experience and look forward to your future reservations! Best Regards,

Reviewed 2 days ago

Need wall or door hooks near sink area. Why hotels only have 1 luggage stand. Should have 2. Loved the cell phone charging cables. Pillow cases were dirty. Pool and bar need to Stay open later. Great location. Breakfast buffet looked good, but all meats...More

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Thank JoeManMich
Response from Alison3500, Front Office Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded yesterday

Dear JoeManMich, First, we wanted to say thank you for the feedback and for staying at our hotel! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the location and some of the amenities of the room. We are sorry to hear that we did not...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

A visit here begins with every person passing through the lobby doors receiving a warm greeting and a smile. The lobby is small, but both airy and full of natural light. The drinking water container filled with fresh fruit is exceptionally refreshing. Rooms are clean...More

Thank BHH3
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

From the moment we checked in, with a complimentary glass of chilled champagne, and an extremely efficient, welcoming, and helpful front desk staff person (Geoffrey), it felt as though this was going to be a great hotel experience. It was. Actually, my husband and I...More

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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
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Spa
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US$131 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$131 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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RVeats
20 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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mjpinmd
1 June 2017|
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Response from LJWJ3500 | Property representative |
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
5 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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"Need wall or door hooks near sink area. Why hotels only have 1 luggage stand. Should have 2. Loved the cell..."
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"I was not even asked how everything was upon checkout. Customer service really did not seem like a top..."
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"We prefer the courtyard rooms over the city view rooms. They have a sofa bed, were a little larger, and..."
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"Pool has a Sauna. Happy hour food served nightly."
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