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Kent Hotel's Ideal for Golden Flashes FansSituated along the Cuyahoga River, the city of Kent is home to Kent State University. Whether you're here on a business trip or vacation, you'll be warmly welcomed at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Kent. The hotel's convenient location off I-76 is sure to meet your needs.Business travelers look to this hotel for the free Wi-Fi access, well-appointed executive rooms and a 24-hour Business Center. If you need to host a meeting in Kent, Ohio, the hotel's boardroom can accommodate up to 10 people. We also offer easy access to such companies as Hess Print Solutions, Summit Racing, Goodyear Tire & Rubber and Schneller Inc.With this hotel's location near Kent State University, you can easily see the Golden Flashes play or visit campus sights like the Kent State University Fashion Museum and May 4th Memorial. Beyond the university, the area is full of other attractions. The Aurora Premium Outlets offer discounts and popular stores, including Polo Ralph Lauren and Nike. We're also just a short drive from the Pro Football Hall of Fame. For a carefree stay in Kent, Ohio, choose our hotel's rooms and suites, complete with free Wi-Fi access. After working out in the state-of-the-art Fitness Center, you can enjoy a refreshing swim in the indoor pool. The free, hot Express Start Breakfast Bar is a guest favorite every day. Make your reservations today, and "Stay Smart" in Kent, Ohio with us!


· ATM/Cash machine - (In Area)
· Accessible facilities
· Air conditioning individually controlled in room
· Bathtub
· Buffet breakfast
· Coffee/Tea maker
· Color television
· Complimentary newspaper in lobby
· Desk with lamp
· Free newspaper
· Free parking
· Golf - (In Area)
· Hairdryer
· High speed internet connection
· Housekeeping - daily
· Indoor pool
· Interior corridors
· Internet access
· Ironing board
· Ironing board
· Late check-out available
· Meal included - continental breakfast
· Meeting rooms
· Non-smoking
· On-Site parking
· Onsite laundry
· Parking
· Premium movie channels
· Private bathroom
· Safe deposit box
· Satellite television
· Separate closet
· Spare electrical outlet available at desk
· Tennis court - (In Area)
· Two-line phone
· Voice mail
· Wireless internet connection
· Wireless internet connection in public areas

Room Information

Cribs, Connecting rooms, Rollaway bed
Kitchenette, Microwave, Mini-refrigerator, Sofa bed
2 queen beds standard nonsmoking
1 king bed standard nonsmoking
with the free wireless high speed internet access you can email
1 king bed whirlpool suite nonsmoking

Miscellaneous Information

· American Dollars is the native currency.
· Check in time is 3:00 PM
· Check out time is 11:00 AM
· Time Zone is GMT
· 74 rooms.
· 24 suites.
· 3 floors.

Meeting Facility


Meeting room is configured board room style. A large boardroom table is positioned in the center of the room with 10 comfortable chairs surrounding it.

Recreation Information

Fitness center on-site

Indoor pool

Area Attractions

- Summit County Fairgrounds
- Kent
- Akron-Canton Regional Airport
- Cleveland Hopkins Airport
- Maple Crest
- Kent State University
- N F L Football Hall of Fame

NFL Hall of Fame. Contains memorabilia from days gone by. This is a must see, a delight for football fans of all ages.

- Derby Downs

Home of the All American Soap Box Derby, the Gravity Grand Prix. Where children from coast to coast can build their own race cars and compete in this thrilling competition every July.

- Portage County Fairgrounds

Home of the Randolph Fair

- Bridgestone Invitational / Firestone Country Club
- Hartville

Enjoy Amish cooking and crafts in this quaint little village. Gift shops, restaurants and farmers markets.

- Infocision Stadium / University of Akron

This newly constructed stadium is home to the MAC Conference University of Akron Zips

- Kent Folk Festival
- Akron Rubber Ducks at Canal Park

Home of the AA affiliate team of the Cleveland Indians

- Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Fleetwood Mac, The Greatful Dead...see memorabilia of rock and roll from the past and present.

- Aurora Premium Outlets
- Blossom Music Center

Amphitheater featuring well known shows during summer months. Home of the Akron Symphony Orchestra

- German Family Society - Oktoberfest

This annual event has been called the "Best Oktoberfest in Ohio", and we have it here.

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