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Kent State University Hotel And Conference Center

0.77 mi / 1.24 km from Kent State University


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Guest Score: 8.8 / 10

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Days Inn By Wyndham Kent - Akron

2.58 mi / 4.15 km from Kent State University


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Guest Score: 7.1 / 10

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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University

2.62 mi / 4.21 km from Kent State University


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Guest Score: 8.8 / 10

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Kent State University ( Kent, Kent State, and KSU) - located in Kent, Ohio, United States

Address: 800 East Summit Street, Kent, OH 44240, United States


Phone: +1 330-672-3000


Website: www.kent.edu


Stadium: Dix Stadium




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Super 8 By Wyndham Akron S/green/uniontown Oh

14.33 mi from Kent State University


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1605 Corporate Woods Parkway,Uniontown,OH

 

Hotel with Business Center

Guest Score: 6.4 / 10

The Pro Football Hall of Fame and Portage Lakes State Park are within easy reach of the Super 8 Motel - Akron/Green/Canton Area, where our guests enjoy complimentary breakfast, free Wi-Fi and an indoor pool and hot tub. The three floors of the Super 8 Motel hold 59 rooms equipped with free Wi-Fi, cable TVs and coffeemakers, and non-smoking rooms are available. The hotel`s complimentary continental breakfast includes an assortment of baked goods, coffee, tea, juice and milk. There`s a fitness center if you want to squeeze in a workout, or you can swim laps in the indoor pool and relax in the hot tub afterward. Copy and fax services are available at the 24-hour front desk. Pets are permitted for an additional fee, and parking is free. The Super 8 is less than one mile from I-77 in Uniontown. It`s less than three miles from Green and within a 20-minute drive of Akron and Canton. The Harry London Chocolates factory is three miles from the hotel, and the Pro Football Hall of Fame is 10 miles away. Portage La more...

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Econo Lodge Akron

13.3 mi from Kent State University


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2873 S. Arlington Rd.,Akron,OH

 

Hotel with Business Center

Guest Score: 7.1 / 10

Free Wi-Fi and breakfast combined with easy interstate and downtown access make the Econo Lodge Akron a convenient choice. The Econo Lodge Akron`s three floors house 60 basic rooms, all with free Wi-Fi, flat-panel TVs, microwaves, mini-fridges and hairdryers. Non-smoking rooms can be requested. Wake up to the free breakfast buffet each morning, then check in with the office in the business center or burn calories in the exercise room. There is also an indoor hot tub for relaxing. Local calls, newspapers and parking are all free. Right off I-77, the Econo Lodge is surrounded by chain eateries and stores. Drive 15 minutes north to downtown Akron, home to the University of Akron, the Akron Art Museum and the Akron Zoo. It`s a 20-minutes drive Canton and the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the Downtown Arts District and McKinley Presidential Library. Akron-Canton Airport is seven miles south. more...

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Econo Lodge Kent

2.71 mi from Kent State University


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4386 State Rte 43,Kent,OH

 

Hotel with Free Internet Available

Guest Score: 4.8 / 10

Free breakfast, free internet and a heated indoor pool are a few of the fringe benefits at the Econo Lodge Kent, a budget-friendly hotel near Kent State University that accepts pets. At the low-rise Econo Lodge, 40 traditionally furnished rooms and suites come with handy microwaves, mini-fridges and cable TVs with pay-per-view movies. Select suites also include kitchenettes and heart-shaped jetted tubs. Wake up to free continental breakfast before heading off for a game at Kent State or business in town. After a long day, unwind with a relaxing swim in the indoor pool. You can keep in touch on the road with free local calling and a business center with fax and photocopy services. The hotel also features free coffee in the lobby and coin-operated laundry facilities. Handicap-accessible and non-smoking rooms can be requested, and pets are welcome for an additional fee. The Econo Lodge is off I-76, four miles from the Kent State campus and 20 minutes from downtown Akron. There are plenty of activities within a 3 more...

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Days Inn By Wyndham Kent - Akron

2.58 mi from Kent State University


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4422 Edson Road,Kent,OH

 

Hotel with Business Center

Guest Score: 7.1 / 10

Free Wi-Fi and a seasonal outdoor pool are the fringe benefits of a stay at the Days Inn Kent - Akron, a 10-minute drive from Kent State University. At the two-story Days Inn, 66 exterior-access rooms come with handy microwaves, mini-fridges, coffeemakers and cable TVs with HBO, and select rooms also include jetted tubs. Check on current events with your complimentary weekday newspaper. Stay connected with free hotel-wide Wi-Fi access and the fax and copy services available in the business center. When it`s time to relax, pump some iron in the fitness room or take a swim in the seasonal outdoor pool. The hotel also provides free parking, a coin-operated laundry and 24-hour front desk staff. Non-smoking and handicap-accessible rooms are available. The Days Inn is located off I-76, four miles from Kent State University and 20 minutes from the University of Akron. Make a splash with the family at Wild Water Kingdom, about 35 minutes away, or catch a show at the historic Kent Stage, 10 minutes from the hotel. If more...

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Super 8 By Wyndham Richfield Area

16.99 mi from Kent State University


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4845 Brecksville Road,Richfield,OH

 

Hotel with Free Breakfast

Guest Score: 6.1 / 10

Super 8 Motel Richfield Area offers free internet, complimentary breakfast and a wallet-friendly price for our guests. This 40-room motel on three floors has cable TVs, free local calling, free Wi-Fi access and coffeemakers in all of its traditionally furnished rooms. Some rooms have jetted tubs, microwaves and mini-fridges. Non-smoking rooms can be requested. The motel offers a free continental breakfast every morning. Business services such as a copy machine are available for the intrepid road warrior and the front desk staff is ready 24/7 to help with directions and dining recommendations. After a long day on the road, the indoor pool and hot tub will keep you in shape and help you lose the stress. Parking is free and pets are allowed for an extra fee. Super 8 Motel Richfield is easy to find from I-77, I-271 and I-80. The motel is four miles from Boston Mills ski area. Cuyahoga Valley National Park is also four miles. Cleveland`s Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Natural History Museum can be reached in 3 more...

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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent State University

2.62 mi from Kent State University


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1215 Sanctuary View Drive,Kent,OH

 

Guest Score: 8.8 / 10

Free breakfast, free Wi-Fi and a heated indoor pool help make the non-smoking Holiday Inn Express Kent a top-rated pick for our guests visiting Kent State University. All 74 traditional rooms and suites at the three-story Holiday Inn feature triple-sheeted beds, well-lit desks, coffeemakers and flat-panel cable TVs. Handicap-accessible rooms and suites with sofa beds, jetted tubs and microwaves and mini-fridges are also available. After a workout in the well-equipped fitness room, enjoy a refreshing swim in the indoor pool. The hotel`s signature hot cinnamon rolls are the centerpiece of the free breakfast buffet, which also includes biscuits, eggs and fresh fruit. Stay in touch with important folks with free Wi-Fi access, free local calling and fax services available in the 24-hour business center. The Holiday Inn also offers coin-operated laundry facilities. The Holiday Inn Express is off I-76, four miles from the Kent State University campus. Business guests are also within a 10-minute drive from comp more...

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Hampton Inn Kent/akron Area

2.64 mi from Kent State University


from $93 Book Now

4406 State Route 43,Kent,OH

 

Guest Score: 10 / 10

Free hot breakfast, free Wi-Fi and a heated indoor pool and hot tub are features that please our guests at the Hampton Inn Kent/Akron Area. At the three-story Hampton Inn, 80 traditionally furnished rooms come with microwaves, mini-fridges, coffeemakers and cable TVs. If you prefer not to work at the desk, you can use the convenient lap desk instead with free Wi-Fi. Start your day with a complimentary newspaper and delicious options from the breakfast buffet. After a busy day, work up a sweat in the fitness room or enjoy a swim in the heated indoor pool. Stay connected to important folks with free local calling and a business center with fax and photocopy services. Non-smoking and handicap-accessible accommodations can be requested. The Hampton Inn also features a 24-hour front desk, self-service laundry facilities and free parking. Note: Guest bathrooms are currently being remodeled. Adjacent to I-76, the Hampton Inn is four miles from Kent State University and about 15 minutes from the University of A more...

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Rocking Horse Inn - Bed And Breakfast

5.08 mi from Kent State University


from $90 Book Now

248 W. Riddle Ave,Ravenna,OH

 

Guest Score: 10 / 10

Two blocks from downtown shopping and restaurants, the Rocking Horse Inn Bed and Breakfast offers cozy rooms and a free, bountiful breakfast for a nice price. This four-room lodging is set in an 1867 Victorian mansion, with formal parlor, dining room and porches with white wicker furnishings that encourage naps and conversation. All rooms have ceiling fans, period antiques and high-speed internet access, and nice touches like bathrobes hanging in the closet. Smoking is allowed only outside the building. The inn provides a complementary, filling breakfast every morning with oatmeal, cereals, breads, pastries and lots of coffee and tea. Parking is free. Rocking Horse Inn is six miles from Kent State University. Downtown Ravenna is a two-minute walk. Wildwater Kingdom Park is 30 minutes away, and if shopping is in your plans, Aurora Premium Outlets can be reached in 25 minutes. West Branch State Park is 35 minutes from the inn. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is 44 miles. more...

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Motel 6 Streetsboro Oh

6.32 mi from Kent State University


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9371 State Route 14,Streetsboro,OH

 

Guest Score: 7.7 / 10

Within walking distance of shops and restaurants and minutes from area recreation, Microtel Inn By Wyndham Streetsboro/Cleveland South Area welcomes our guests with complimentary breakfast, free Wi-Fi and an indoor pool. The three-story Microtel Inn has 98 rooms equipped with free Wi-Fi, cable TVs, coffeemakers and work desks. Non-smoking rooms are available. Fuel up for a day at Cuyahoga Valley National Park with the hotel`s complimentary continental breakfast. Squeeze in a workout at the fitness center, or take a dip in the indoor pool. Business travelers appreciate the 24-hour business center and meeting space. Pets are allowed for an additional fee, and parking is available. Microtel Inn and Suites is within walking distance of Streetsboro restaurants and shops and a 40-minute drive from downtown Cleveland. Nearby recreation options include Aurora Lake and Cuyahoga Valley National Park, which are both a 20-minute drive. Aurora Farms Premium Outlets are five miles from the hotel, while Kent State Uni more...

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Quality Inn Streetsboro

6.4 mi from Kent State University


from $62 Book Now

9420 State Route 14,Streetsboro,OH

 

Guest Score: 8.7 / 10

Free Wi-Fi and complimentary breakfast add up to a budget-friendly stay at Americas Best Value Inn Streetsboro. The three-story Americas Best is home to 56 rooms that come with free Wi-Fi, cable TV (HBO included), coffeemakers and hairdryers. Some rooms are non-smoking. Fuel up for the day ahead with the hotel`s free continental breakfast. Guests on extended travels are happy to hear there`s a guest laundry on-site. Parking is free. The Americas Best is a block from a large shopping center and several restaurants. For access to downtown Cleveland (30-minutes away), hop on I-80 less than a mile from the hotel. Family thrills are the name of the game at Geauga Lake`s Wild Water Kingdom amusement park, eight miles north. For wallet-friendly shopping, don`t miss the Aurora Premium Outlets, four miles north. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is 35 miles away. more...

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Hampton Inn Kent/akron Area

2.64 mi from Kent State University


from $93 Book Now

4406 State Route 43,Kent,OH

 

Guest Score: 10 / 10

Free hot breakfast, free Wi-Fi and a heated indoor pool and hot tub are features that please our guests at the Hampton Inn Kent/Akron Area. At the three-story Hampton Inn, 80 traditionally furnished rooms come with microwaves, mini-fridges, coffeemakers and cable TVs. If you prefer not to work at the desk, you can use the convenient lap desk instead with free Wi-Fi. Start your day with a complimentary newspaper and delicious options from the breakfast buffet. After a busy day, work up a sweat in the fitness room or enjoy a swim in the heated indoor pool. Stay connected to important folks with free local calling and a business center with fax and photocopy services. Non-smoking and handicap-accessible accommodations can be requested. The Hampton Inn also features a 24-hour front desk, self-service laundry facilities and free parking. Note: Guest bathrooms are currently being remodeled. Adjacent to I-76, the Hampton Inn is four miles from Kent State University and about 15 minutes from the University of A more...

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Rocking Horse Inn - Bed And Breakfast

5.08 mi from Kent State University


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248 W. Riddle Ave,Ravenna,OH

 

Guest Score: 10 / 10

Two blocks from downtown shopping and restaurants, the Rocking Horse Inn Bed and Breakfast offers cozy rooms and a free, bountiful breakfast for a nice price. This four-room lodging is set in an 1867 Victorian mansion, with formal parlor, dining room and porches with white wicker furnishings that encourage naps and conversation. All rooms have ceiling fans, period antiques and high-speed internet access, and nice touches like bathrobes hanging in the closet. Smoking is allowed only outside the building. The inn provides a complementary, filling breakfast every morning with oatmeal, cereals, breads, pastries and lots of coffee and tea. Parking is free. Rocking Horse Inn is six miles from Kent State University. Downtown Ravenna is a two-minute walk. Wildwater Kingdom Park is 30 minutes away, and if shopping is in your plans, Aurora Premium Outlets can be reached in 25 minutes. West Branch State Park is 35 minutes from the inn. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is 44 miles. more...

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Fairfield Inn & Suites Akron Stow

7.61 mi from Kent State University


from $89 Book Now

4170 Steels Pointe,Stow,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.3 / 10

Comfort and convenience blend seamlessly at Fairfield Inn & Suites Akron Stow. Our modern hotel near Akron, Ohio is off Route 8 and boasts a convenient location near attractions including Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Blossom Music Center, The University of Akron and Kent State University. Business travelers appreciate our proximity to the corporate offices of Allstate, Bridgestone and Matco Tool. After a long day, retreat to our rooms and suites featuring plush bedding, crisp linens and fluffy pillows. Enjoy your favorite show on our Smart HDTVs, or if you`re in town for work, stay productive using our well-lit desks and free Wi-Fi. Before heading out for the day, join us for a delicious complimentary hot breakfast. Our fitness center features cardio equipment so you can maintain your daily workout. At Fairfield Inn & Suites Akron Stow, youre our #1 priority. Ask us about The Fairfield 100% GuaranteeTM, where we promise you`ll be satisfied or we`ll make it right. That`s our commitment to you. more...

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Staybridge Suites Akron-stow-cuyahoga Falls

7.54 mi from Kent State University


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4351 Steels Pointe Drive,Stow,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.2 / 10

Staybridge Suites Akron-Stow-Cuyahoga Falls, conveniently located between Cleveland and Akron, delivers free breakfast, free Wi-Fi and an indoor pool and hot tub to our guests. All 92 rooms at the three-floor Staybridge Suites include free Wi-Fi, flat-panel TVs, work desks, sofa beds and fully equipped kitchens with refrigerators, stoves, dishwashers, microwaves and coffeemakers. Non-smoking rooms are available. The hotel`s complimentary breakfast serves both hot and cold items, and the on-site convenience store is stocked with snacks and drinks. Work out in the 24-hour fitness center, swim laps in the indoor pool or relax in the indoor hot tub. There`s also a business center, meeting space and a guest laundry. Pets are allowed for an additional fee, and parking is free. The Staybridge Suites is situated off Highway 8, eight miles from downtown Akron and a 40-minute drive from Cleveland. Blossom Music Center is two miles from the hotel. The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is eight miles away, and the Ak more...

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Hampton Inn Stow, Oh

7.31 mi from Kent State University


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4331 Lakepointe Corporate Drive,Stow,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.2 / 10

Situated within minutes of Cuyahoga Valley National Park and downtown Akron and Canton, Hampton Inn Stow serves up free breakfast, free Wi-Fi and an indoor pool to our guests. The four-floor Hampton Inn houses 84 rooms, all equipped with free Wi-Fi, flat-panel TVs, work desks and coffeemakers. Non-smoking rooms are also available. Fuel up for the day with the hotel`s complimentary breakfast buffet, or work off some steam at the fitness center. Splash in the indoor pool, and stock up at the snack shop. The hotel also features a guest laundry center and meeting space. Parking is free. The Hampton Inn is easily accessible from routes 8, 77 and 80 and two miles from the Blossom Music Center and. Family fun in the water is 10 miles away at Geauga Lake`s Wildwater Kingdom. Akron is a 15-minute drive, and Canton is 50 minutes away. Akron University, Kent State University and Cuyahoga Valley National Park are within 20 minutes of the hotel. Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is 30 miles away. more...

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Sheraton Suites Akron Cuyahoga Falls

7.36 mi from Kent State University


from $112 Book Now

1989 Front Street,Cuyahoga Falls,OH

 

Guest Score: 9.2 / 10

The non-smoking Sheraton Suites Akron Cuyahoga Falls treats our guests to a pool, hot tub, sauna and fitness center, as well as a view overlooking the Crooked River`s Cuyahoga Falls. The six-story Sheraton on the banks of the Crooked River offers 209 suites featuring modern furnishings and seating and work areas separated from the bedroom by French doors. In the living area, watch the flat-panel LCD TV, or access the internet to check your email. Rooms are also equipped with coffeemakers, microwaves, mini-fridges, hairdryers, irons and luxury bathroom amenities. Enjoy the view of the falls from the glass-enclosed pool and hot tub, relax in the sauna or work out in the fitness center. A business center and public workspaces make it easy to keep up with the office or meet with colleagues in the hotel. After talking shop, retreat to the Novo Lounge for drinks or the Piatto Novo restaurant for dinner. Breakfast and lunch are also served in the restaurant. The hotel permits pets and even provides pet beds. more...

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Universities and Colleges in About Kent State UniversityAbout Kent State University

Kent State University, also known as Kent State, Kent or simply KSU, is a public research university located in Kent, which is the largest city in Portage County, in the US state of Ohio, with a population estimated at a number of nearly 28 000 inhabitants, during the 2000 census, being counted as part of the Akron Metropolitan Statistical Area and the larger Cleveland-Akron-Elyria Combined Statistical Area.


KSU first started as a teacher training school, under the name of Kent Normal School, being established in 1910, achieving its university status is May, 1935, when Governor Martin L. Davey, a native of Kent, signed a bill which allowed Kent State, along with Bowling Green, to add schools of business administration and graduate programs, giving them each university status.


Since its founding, the university significantly grew, having today a total enrollment of nearly 39 000 students, fact which makes it he third-largest university in Ohio, offering more than 300 majors, including 250 baccalaureate, 40 associate, 50 masters, and 23 doctoral degrees, in areas of study such as nursing, aeronautics, liquid crystals, library science, fashion design, business and history.


Kent State's athletic teams are known as the Kent State Golden Flashes, who compete in the NCAA's Division I (Bowl Subdivision for football), and the Mid-American Conference East division, in 16 men's and women's varsity sports, which include basketball, baseball, cross country, rugby, softball and ice hockey. The Golden Flashers have experienced victory in many of their sports, over the years, earning the Mid-American Conference's Reese Cup for best men's athletic program in 2000, 2002 and 2006, including the Jacoby Cup for best women's athletic program in 1989, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2004 and 2005.


Kent has approximately 196 000 alumni, living worldwide, among the most resonant names, on the list of notable alumni, being: Michael Capellas - CEO of First Data Corporation; former President/CEO of Hewlett-Packard, WorldCom, Compaq, and Serena Software, Sarah Deal - first female Marine selected for Naval aviation training; first female aviator in the Marine Corps, Ray Wise - film and television actor in Twin Peaks and RoboCop, and Arnulfo Trejo - founder of REFORMA, an organization to promote library services to Latinos and Spanish-speaking individuals in the United States, among others.


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Super 8 By Wyndham Kent/akron Area from 36 $ .Free breakfast and free Wi-Fi are a couple of the top amenities offered at the Super 8 Motel - Kent/Akron Area, a budget-friendly hotel 10 minutes from Kent State University. All 61 rooms and suites at the three-story Super 8 have work desks, coffeemakers and cable TVs with HBO. Select rooms also include microwaves and mini-fridges. The free daily breakfast buffet fuels you for the day ahead, and free Wi-Fi access as well as free local calling help you plan your next adventure. There`s also a 24-hour front desk and free parking. Non-smoking and handicap-accessible rooms can be requested, and pets are welcome for an additional fee. The Super 8 is off I-76, two blocks from a shopping plaza. If you are here for a campus visit, Kent State University is four miles away and the University of Akron is about 15 minutes from the hotel. Guests are 20 minutes from shopping at Chapel Hill Mall, 30 minutes from Aurora Farms Premium Outlets and 35 minutes from family fun at Wildwater Kingdom. Akron-Canton Regional Airport more...

Super 8 By Wyndham Kent/akron Area is 2.63 mi from Kent State University located on 4380 Edson Road Street in Kent Click for Directions

The closest accommodation near Kent State University Campus is Kent State University Hotel And Conference Center - 0.77 mi located on 215 South Depeyster Street Street in Kent

On-site dining, free Wi-Fi and a downtown perch near the university are the draw at the non-smoking Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center. Flat-panel TVs, iPod docks, mini-fridges and microwaves make the grade in all 94 rooms at the four-story, non-smoking Kent State University Hotel. Guests enjoy 24-hour access to the business center and in-house shop. The work-friendly amenities include free Wi-Fi and 5,000 square feet of event space, built in 2013. Guests feast on breakfast, lunch, dinner and limited room service via the on-site restaurant. If activity is on your agenda, head to the heated indoor pool and exercise room. There`s also a soothing hot tub. The Kent State University Hotel is three blocks west of the university and two streets south of Main Street in downtown Kent. The hotel is surrounded by a variety of shops and restaurants. The hotel is three miles west of Dix Stadium and 25 minutes from Akron. Flights are available 25 miles south at Akron-Canton Regional Airport. more...
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Pet Friendly Hotels Near Kent State UniversityPet Friendly Hotels

Super 8 By Wyndham Kent/akron AreaPet Friendly Hotels Near Kent State University

4380 Edson Road,Kent,OH

Super 8 By Wyndham Akron S/green/uniontown OhPet Friendly Hotels Near Kent State University

1605 Corporate Woods Parkway,Uniontown,OH

Econo Lodge KentPet Friendly Hotels Near Kent State University

4386 State Rte 43,Kent,OH



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