Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center

215 South Depeyster St., Kent, OH 44240 United States (USA) near Exit 33 on I-76 (~1.9mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star property
41.1349-81.3441
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Very Good
4.5/5

Based on 1060 guest reviews

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  • Indoor pool in hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Hotel has 94 rooms
  • 4 floors in property
  • 4 suites in property
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
  • Group friendly rating of 8.5/10
  • Hotel has 4 meeting rooms

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Suite
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Suite with 2 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Rate 2 Queen Bed Studio
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Rate 2 Queen Bed Studio Handicap
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Rate Handicap Suite 2 Queen Beds Work Area Parlor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Rate King Bed Handicap Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Rate King Studio
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Rate Suites Feature 2 Queen Beds Work Area Parlor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room with King Bed (Mobility Accessible)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Studio Room with 2 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Studio Room with King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStudio 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStudio 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Kent State University Dix Stadium Derby Downs Akron Art Museum Hard Rock Rocksino University of Akron James A. Rhodes Arena Akron Amtrak Station Akron Civic Theater Stan Hewett Hall & Gardens Akron Zoo Firestone Country Club and Golf Course Pro Football Hall of Fame Akron-Canton Regional Airport
4.5 out of 5. Based on 1060 guest reviews

Property Description

The Kent Hotel is a first-class boutique property with 94 elegantly appointed guest rooms, 3 Executive Suites and 1 Presidential Suite - all within walking distance to the new shops & restaurants in downtown Kent. The KSU Hotel & Conference Center's Pizzuti Grand Ballroom accommodates about 250 guests in its entirety or can be divided into 3 separate sections for smaller functions. Please note that all service, set-up, linens (your choice of colors), sound system, use of a projector/screen and podium/microphone is included with your event booking.The Kent State University hotel is like nothing you've ever experienced before. Highlights of the hotel include: complimentary continental breakfast each morning of your stay, iPhone/iPad docking stations, refrigerator, microwave, Starbucks coffee in every room, complimentary Wifi throughout the hotel, heated indoor pool & whirlpool and 24 workout facility, 5,000 square feet of Conference and Event space, superb dining at Zena's Restaurant and our Nineteen10 Bar & Lounge, self-laundry and bus parking available

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2013
Floors: 4
Rooms: 94
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 94
Handicap Rooms: 3
Suites: 4
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 4 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 6206 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 5000 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 3.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 3.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 4:00pm - 12:00am
Pool Info:
Heated Indoor Salt Water pool and Whirlpool
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Group bookings have 48 hours to cancel prior to arrival unless attrition costs have been stated in group contract.
Total Taxes: 13.25%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.25 Per Night
Occupancy Tax: 6.00 Per Night

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace
  • Voicemail
  • Shop

Airport & Shuttle Information

Akron-Canton Airport - 24.9 milesCleveland Hopkins Airport - 39.3 miles

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary Continental Breakfast is available or for an additional fee you may order from the traditional breakfast menu.

Pet Friendly?

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

$10 per vehicle for overnight parking in PARTA garage. Self parking available on street where available.Day parking in PARTA garage is per hour.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary

Seasonality and Projections at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center

Rate fluctuations of Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both group/meeting rates and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was placed. The most competitive group/meeting rate displayed is 2.9% in the month of October 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $187 in the month of August 2019. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center.

Feel free to use the Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Kent event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Boardroom 19 x 26 x 12 494--/----------10--/--------
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Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
494 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
19 x 26 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
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Pizzuti Grand Ballroom 48 x 94 x 14 4512375/375126188108116--30/30501451451
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Pizzuti Grand Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
4512 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
48 x 94 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Terrace 30 x 45 x 0 120024/50------------/--------
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Terrace

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
1200 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
30 x 45 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
Kent, Dix or McGilvrey
31 x 48 x 14 148870/--4297--40----/10169149149
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Kent, Dix or McGilvrey

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1488 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
31 x 48 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

FAQs about Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center have?

There are 94 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center?

Yes, they have 4 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center?

Complimentary Continental Breakfast is available or for an additional fee you may order from the traditional breakfast menu.

What parking is available at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center?

$10 per vehicle for overnight parking in PARTA garage. Self parking available on street where available.Day parking in PARTA garage is per hour. Great parking, according to 76%.

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary

Can I get a AAA rate at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA Rate - 2 Queen Bed Studio

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: AARP Rate 2 Queen Bed Studio

Is there a gym at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Clean rooms and good shopping nearby. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a pool at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Heated Indoor Salt Water pool and Whirlpool.

Testimonials:

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