a hotel worthy of the name Kent State.
KENT STATE HOTEL AND CONFERENCE CENTER The culmination of years of planning and collaboration between Alumni, University Officials and the Kent State Foundation, Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center provides the finest in accommodations, superb dining, libations and meeting facilities all adjacent to the Kent State Campus. Our fully-integrated facility offers the utmost in hospitality for faculty, alumni, students and their families, and of course, visitors to the charming community of Kent. Perfectly situated in the heart of the city, our spectacular hotel is just a short stroll from bars, restaurants, shops and galleries…and all the fun things to do in Kent. ACCOMODATIONS Our rooms are no ordinary lodgings. With custom, hand-crafted furniture and a sleek design aesthetic, Kent State Hotel and Conference Center exceeds our guests’ expectations. We’re not your runof-the-mill branded property, but rather a hotel specifically created to provide an extraordinary experience for Kent and Kent State visitors and aficionados, conveniently located near all the area attractions. Whichever room you choose, You’ll find: • Complimentary Wi-Fi with PrinterOn for wireless printing from laptops, iPads and smartphones • Comfortable work space with iPad/ iPhone docking station • 100% smoke-free accommodations • Refrigerator and microwave for your convenience • Coffeemaker with Starbucks™ coffee • Complimentary local and USA Today newspapers
The patriarch of the Kent family was Zenas Kent, who established the family’s business and land holdings in the area. We could think of no better name for our restaurant than ZENAS, not only to symbolize our commitment to our dining guests, but also in honor of the family’s vision and generosity, without which, Kent State, and indeed our hotel, would not exist. We’ve created a unique offering of delectable appetizers, salads, entrees and lighter fare. Perfect for a business lunch, a family gathering or a romantic rendezvous, you’ll find Zenas is the perfect blend of culinary delights and sophisticated, yet relaxed environs. Whatever you fancy, you’ll find it here at Zenas. Fresh, expertly prepared and graciously served.
Destined to be the new gathering place extraordinaire in Kent, the Nineteen10 Lounge exudes a refined elegance and classiness. We offer the very finest in liquor, wine, brews and mixed drinks at our stylish bar and lounge, with its cozy atmosphere. Whether you like it on the rocks, in a chilled glass, served in a snifter as a nightcap or want to select from our special drink menu created by our own mixologist, at the Nineteen10 Lounge you can relax, unwind and savor the day’s or week’s end. Always friendly, always top-notch, enjoy our bar for Happy Hour, before or after your meal, a romantic nightcap…or just for a casual drink with your friends.
AMENITIES Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center creates an atmosphere that combines the best of business and pleasure. Our intimate, boutique-style hotel provides a relaxing and comfortable environment, while our friendly staff provides you with extraordinary, personalized service. If you’re visiting us on business, amenities like free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour complimentary business center and a well-lighted work space in your room make staying productive a snap. And when you find yourself with some down time, we’re just a short walk from Kent State events, restaurants, shops and attractions & things to do in downtown Kent. Feel like staying in? Zenas and Nineteen10 Lounge will be the highlight of your stay. Guests always enjoy our indoor swimming pool, spa and well-equipped fitness center, to relax and recharge. EVENTS Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center has the facilities to make your next meeting or event an enviable success. Whether you’re hosting a business meeting, academic conference, department planning session, or planning that special social event, our dedicated and experienced staff will assist you to ensure that your function is flawless. With 5,000 square feet of space between four meeting rooms, our event space is perfect for small and large functions alike. From formal meetings to fun-filled celebrations where your guests will simply want to dance the night away, our meeting and events facilities couldn’t be more perfect.
Kent State Hotel and Conference Center
S. 215 Deypester Street Kent, OH 44240 phone: 330-346-0100 fax: 330-346-0111 www.kentstatehotel.com