KENT STATE UNIVERSITY HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER

215 South Depeyster St., Kent, OH 44240 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.5 Star Downtown Boutique hotel in Portage County
41.15234 -81.3564
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Very Good
4.5/ 5

Based on 83 guest reviews

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  • Indoor pool in hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Saves 5.8%!
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Hotel has 94 rooms
  • Check out time: 11:00am
  • Group friendly rating of 6.8/10
  • Hotel has 4 meeting rooms

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Room Types

Check Rates 2 Queen Bed Studio
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Bed Studio Handicap
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Executive Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Executive Suite Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Handicap Suite 2 Queen Beds Work Area Parlor
Non-Smoking
Check Rates King Bed Handicap Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates King Studio
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Room 1 King Bed Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Rate 2 Queen Bed Studio
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Rate 2 Queen Bed Studio Handicap
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Rate Handicap Suite 2 Queen Beds Work Area Parlor
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Rate King Bed Handicap Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Rate King Studio
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Rate Suites Feature 2 Queen Beds Work Area Parlor
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Studio 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check Rates Studio 2 Queen Beds Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Suites Feature 2 Queen Beds Work Area Parlor
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

Customer Reviews of Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center

4.5 out of 5. Based on 83 guest reviews , Very Good

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
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: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • 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
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • 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

Airport & Shuttle Information

Akron-Canton Airport - 24.9 miles Cleveland 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.

Group and Meeting Promotions at Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center

Below are the "hot dates" for Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center. These are typically special promotions for groups and meetings during slower times of the year for the property.

May 12, 2015 - Aug 31, 2015
Corporate Specials: *10 or more overnight rooms per night and guests receive a complimentary hot breakfast *Groups of 25: complimentary meeting room rental or a.m. or p.m. break for your meeting (meeting must include catering services) Offer Good May 1, 2015 -August 31, 2015 (meeting or room block must occur during special) Mention offer code: HOTELPLANNER
Posted on 14-Apr-2015

Restrictions may apply and these offers may change at any time.

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 10.6% in the month of October 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $183 in the month of October 2015. 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.

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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. Feet
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 4512 375/375 126 188 108 116 -- 30/30 501 451 451
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Pizzuti Grand Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
4512 Sq. Feet
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 1200 24/50 -- -- -- -- -- --/-- -- -- --
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Terrace

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
1200 Sq. Feet
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 1488 70/-- 42 97 -- 40 -- --/10 169 149 149
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Kent, Dix or McGilvrey

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1488 Sq. Feet
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

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