Monday, November 14, 2022

Experience Quirky Ann Arbor!

Are you looking for fun, unexpected activities? 

Ann Arbor has plenty!

The Last Word

Be transported to the prohibition era in this speakeasy themed bar! With a wide variety of wines, cocktails, beers, and more, you’re sure to find something you like! You can even get cocktails canned or bottled to go!

A pinball machine | Ann Arbor hotel

Pinball Pete’s

Pinball Pete’s opened during the arcade boom in the 1970s! Filled to the brim with all sorts of games, everyone will be able to find something to play! Pinball Pete’s is open late, so you won’t have to cut your fun short!

Learn about other downtown attractions!

Stay at an Ann Arbor Hotel on Your Next Trip! 

Enjoy your vacation to the fullest! 

When you stay at The Kensington Ann Arbor hotel, you won’t have to worry about traveling after a fun-filled day! Stay with us and don’t worry about time!

Call us at 866-654-7431 or contact us to plan your stay!

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

The Best Experiences of Ann Arbor

Are you looking for a new experience in Ann Arbor?

When you visit Downtown Ann Arbor, your options feel limitless! Here are a few of our picks: 

Ann Arbor Farmers Market

Get fresh produce, prepared foods, beverages, and artisan items year-round! The historic farmers market of Ann Arbor provides local goods and food truck rallies! 

A sandwich | Ann Arbor hotel
Zingerman’s Deli

Looking for a new place to grab a great bite? Zingerman’s Deli has been crafting great flavor since 1982! Stop in to taste a part of Ann Arbor's local history.

See more downtown attractions!

Don’t Cut the Fun Early! Stay at an Ann Arbor Hotel

Consider staying at The Kensington Ann Arbor hotel on your next trip! When you stay with us, you don’t need to limit your vacation to one day. Contact or call us at 866-654-743 to book your room now!  


Friday, October 14, 2022

Ann Arbor Area Museums You Need to See!

Have you considered visiting one of the many educational centers in Ann Arbor?

Museums of history, art, and science can all be found locally in Ann Arbor, Michigan! 

History and Arts

Ann Arbor offers a seemingly endless list of options for history and art. From the history of firetrucks, fine arts and culture, to antiques originating from ancient Egypt, you’ll find your niche experience.

See which museums we recommend!

Science

If you’re looking for something the whole family can enjoy, consider visiting the Hands-On Museum. The Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum offers interactive exhibits on the arts and sciences, allowing even the youngest of the family to find fun in learning! 

Don’t Let the Experience Stop There!

Ann Arbor is home to many great attractions, so why limit your vacation to one day? To enjoy your vacation to the fullest, you should consider booking rooms in Ann Arbor, like The Kensington! 

Contact or call us today at 866-654-7431 to book your stay at The Kensington Hotel.


Saturday, October 1, 2022

Visit Museums like the University of Michigan Museum of Art

Are you looking for an interactive and educational way to enjoy fall?

People at a museum | Rooms in Ann Arbor

The University of Michigan Museum of Art has rotating exhibits, meaning you’ll always be able to experience something new when you visit.

On View at UMMA 

From June 4th – October 23rd, the Watershed exhibit will be open. Watershed includes six new works commissioned by UMMA for the exhibition. You’ll be able to go deeper and learn more about the issues facing the Great Lakes and its watershed region.

September to November Happenings 

This September, UMMA encourages you to make your voice heard! UMMA is partnering with local, regional and national organizations, designers, and artists to transform the museum spaces in the name of civic participation! During this event you can register to vote, vote at the UMA, engage with artists and help to support voting on campus.  

Learn more about Ann Arbor area museums!

Don’t Let the Experience Stop There! Book Rooms in Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor is full of endless experiences, so why stop after just one? To enjoy your vacation to the fullest, you should consider booking rooms near Ann Arbor, like The Kensington! 

Contact or call us today at 866-654-7431 to book your stay at The Kensington Hotel.

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Daytime Date Attractions in Ann Arbor

Wondering where you should spend the day? 

See our suggestions!

The Michigan Theatre | Hotels with pools Ann Arbor

The Creature Conservancy – A nature center home to an alligator, eagle, cougar, porcupine, emu, and much more!

Michigan Theater – See a movie at the historic Michigan Theater! Choose from current, classic, and indie film options.

University of Michigan Museum of Art – Walk through exhibits on European, Asian, and African art as well as current exhibitions.

Learn about Ann Arbor nightlife!

Upgrade Your Date Night to a Weekend Getaway

The date night doesn’t have to end! Spend some extra time with your honey by booking a hotel. The most fun hotels are hotels with pools in Ann Arbor!

Looking for Hotels with Pools in Ann Arbor?

Take a dip in the largest hotel pool in Ann Arbor at The Kensington! Discover unmatched service and dining that only a boutique hotel can offer. 

To elevate your date night, book a room at The Kensington today!

Thursday, September 1, 2022

Date Night Ideas in Ann Arbor

Is it time you and your partner had a night out?

Here are some options for your next date night!

Games and Fun

Pinball Pete’s – One of the last remaining “old school” arcades, Pinball Pete’s has pinball, air hockey, and other classic arcade games mixed with a variety of “new school” games.

Clueless Escape Rooms – Solve puzzles with your partner to escape! Each room has its own unique theme, storyline, and objective, like Castaway Island or Adelina’s Castle. They even have virtual reality escape rooms!

Outdoor Adventures
Botanical Gardens | Hotels with pools Ann Arbor

Matthaei Botanical Gardens – Stroll through their lush conservatory which features tropical, temperate, and desert plants along with gorgeous water features and koi fish. There are also a variety of gardens and trails to enjoy.

Nichols Arboretum – Explore 3.5 miles of walking trails and gardens with something always in bloom! 

See more date night suggestions!

Upgrade Your Date Night to a Weekend Getaway

The date night doesn’t have to end! Spend some extra time with your honey by booking a hotel. The most fun hotels are hotels with pools in Ann Arbor!

Looking for Hotels with Pools in Ann Arbor?

Take a dip in the largest hotel pool in Ann Arbor at The Kensington! Discover unmatched service and dining that only a boutique hotel can offer. 

To elevate your date night, book a room at The Kensington today!

Monday, August 15, 2022

Why Choose Ann Arbor for Your Next Vacation?

Looking for a unique vacation spot to visit with your family?

Ann Arbor isn’t just for day trips!

Ann Arbor has a distinctive atmosphere that can’t be found anywhere else. Home to the University of Michigan, great food, and quirky local businesses, Ann Arbor has plenty of things to do!

Gallup Park playground | Nearby hotels Ann Arbor
Outdoor Attractions

The gorgeous Huron River runs through Ann Arbor. There are multiple areas to canoe, kayak, tube, and fish the river. There are also over 100 parks and reaction areas to bike, walk, and play!

If you love fresh food, you’ll love the Ann Arbor Farmer’s Market! Open every Wednesday and Saturday from 7 am to 3 pm, you can find fresh produce and farm goods.

Museums

For the dinosaur lover in your family, the U-M Museum of Natural History has exhibits on dinosaurs, mastodons, evolution, and Michigan wildlife. 

Adults and kids can enjoy the Ann Arbor Hands-on Museum, which features hands-on science, technology, and engineering exhibits.

Learn more about Ann Arbor attractions.

Nearby Hotels in Ann Arbor

If you’re ready to visit, you’ll need a nearby hotel in Ann Arbor!

The Kensington Hotel is located on State Street near the highway and is around a 15-minute drive away from most Ann Arbor attractions. You can expect exceptional service, luxurious suites, and champagne at check-in. 

Book your stay at a nearby hotel in Ann Arbor today!

Experience Quirky Ann Arbor!

Are you looking for fun, unexpected activities?  Ann Arbor has plenty! The Last Word Be transported to the prohibition era in this speakeasy...