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The Kensington Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star Hotel
The Kensington Hotel is the premier destination in Ann Arbor for overnight accommodations, your next meeting, wedding, family gathering or staycation. Conveniently located just of of I-94 and State Street exit near Briarwood Mall. Come enjoy our recently renovated guest rooms and Union!
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3500 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-1632
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32.1 km to Wayne County Airport
19 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My family and I really enjoyed our stay. The room was spacious, clean and inviting. Our two sons LOVED the pool, which is very large, and goes from 3ft to 9ft deep. The outside patio off the enclosed pool room was very nice as well...More

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

Good Morning Sarah R, It's wonderful to hear that your stay with us was so great! It was our pleasure to have you and your family here and we love that your sons thoroughly enjoyed the pool! We will be passing on the kudos to...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 3 days ago

This hotel is located right next to the freeway and right next to the mall for shopping. We were visiting the University of Michigan campus, which is straight down State Street so it was Very convenient to get everywhere we wanted to go. The hotel...More

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Response from Alison3500, Front Office Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded 2 days ago

Good Afternoon E2117117lYjans, We are so happy to hear that you had such a wonderful stay with us and that you enjoyed the convenience of where our hotel is located. It's wonderful to hear that you also were able to experience our amenities and that...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Attentive staff, clean rooms. If you don't have a car, the location's a bit in the middle of nowhere (on a mall's ring road) but that says more about the layout of Ann Arbor than anything else. Restaurant was excellent, and the hotel was quiet...More

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

Dear prd804, We are so glad to hear that you had such a memorable and pleasant stay with us. Our restaurant has delicious menu items, and we are happy to hear you were able to enjoy it and got some sleep as well! Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This was my 3rd visit in about a 12 month period and my first disappointment. At check in, as I stood next to the champagne I was not offered a glass. I was also not given my coupons for breakfast. When I pointed out these...More

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Response from Alison3500, Front Office Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear ChicagoSpaLover, We first wanted to thank you for your loyalty to our hotel and appreciate you choosing to stay with us so much. We truly apologize that your latest stay with us was such a disappointment. We will be communicating with our team regarding...More

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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 of of I-94 and State Street exit near ...More Briarwood Mall. Come enjoy our recently renovated guest rooms and Union! Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
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reynoldsBA
10 May 2018|
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Response from Kristin P | Property representative |
Good morning, yes all are functional, the patio is also open and we'll have S'mores on the patio on Friday evening.
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RVeats
20 June 2017|
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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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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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"The rooms are clean and nice. They offer a refrigerator, but not a microwave."
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