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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The room smelled gross. The room was dirty. Someonebleft a drink in the microwave. I noticed the end light on, I guess housekeeping did not. A foul smell came out of the Jacuzzi jets. The heater was broken-down cold air kept blowing although set to 80 degrees. Overall a horrible experience!

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Thank Tiannalynnee M
Montana
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

The office staff was nice, but it the property was seriously in disrepair. Room was dirty, tub faucets leaked, tub did look dirty and marks on walls as well. Carpet looked dirty and aged. Get the impression that it is one of those places which caters to those renting by the month. Not at all what I hoped for. Simple... More 

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Akron, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed 30 January 2016

First of all, there is NO: iron, ironing board, hair dryer, or coffee pot. The room stinks like someone smoked 10 cartons of cigarettes in it. The carpet made my white socks dark brown----Clorox couldn't get that out! The entire room was dusty and dirty, I spent $50. on cleaning supplies and cleaned it right by myself----still stunk! front desk... More 

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Thank Annie M
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Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

We booked 5 rooms one wasn't even cleaned from previous guests. The rooms were nasty the carpet read sticker the chairs looked like they had puke on them there was black mold in the bathroom and the manager was rude and not hhelpfulcarcarpetthstickwadwas

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1 Thank Linney47
Dallas, Texas
1 review
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

My work set myself and a few other guys up for 3 weeks in this place. After the first few days I was about to find a local campground and stay in a tent. When I first got to my room it smelled like a homeless person had died in it. I went up to tell the front desk guy... More 

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1 Thank RoyBtex
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

I stayed here before I started using trip advisor. As my title indicates, I wasn't turned off by the place, but I also wasn't overly thrilled either. The beds were decently comfortable, the showers and bathroom area were clean and the overall cleaning was not bad. However, as the pictures show, the room was not in great repair. the bathroom... More 

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Thank joshuy55
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Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Rooms are musty the manager is a complete jerk don't stay here we got our room for a week had all the paperwork already unloaded our belongings and the manager walks up and tells us we have to move to a different room with our 4 kids who were tired from traveling to a smaller disgusting room because the room... More 

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2 Thank Kitiana4411
Howell, Michigan
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

Gross. Avoid at all costs. Dank, smelly, and tons of people that appear homeless. Wouldn't board my horse here much less human beings. I did not feel safe at all. Needs to be condemned, no joke. Smells of water damage/mold. I was fearful my car would be broken into. Save your money and go up the street.

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1 Thank SaveMePlease
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1 review
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Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

I wish I could give a negative review. Worst motel I've ever been to. Owner and most staff are completely rude. Rooms are absolutely disgusting and stinky. The outside is just as bad, they had trash bags lying around, someones roof collapsed in while I was there too. I do not recommend spending your money on such a terrible place.... More 

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1 Thank GreenNation
Howard City, Michigan, United States
1 review
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Reviewed 6 December 2014

Kensington Inn isn't a horrible place to stay at. I've been reading other reviews of others stating how rude the staff is but honestly I've been staying there every year for close to 10 years now for a Paintball event and I have had nothing but good service from them. Any problems with the room have always been quickly taken... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Kensington Inn
Cuisines: American
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Kensington Inn

Address: 124 Holiday Lane, Howell, MI 48843
Region: United States > Michigan > Howell
Price Range: £50 - £50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Kensington Inn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 107
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“There are better options to choose from.”
 of 5 bubbles NWMontana-Man, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“RUN FORREST RUN....there are NO good rooms here and staff is as nasty as the rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles V4758PIanniem, 30 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you request a room towards the front. Closer to the main office. Rooms towards the back of the motel have been known to be frequented by Drug Dealers and homeless.”
 of 5 bubbles Y8739DZsteves, 6 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Rooms need to be updated.”
 of 5 bubbles 685dawns, 24 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Don't even think of booking here!”
 of 5 bubbles mtnwinegirl, 9 Jul 2013 | Read review
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