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Kent overview

Kent is a budget-friendly place distinct for its historical sites and live music, and known for its college atmosphere and shops. You're sure to find the coffee and café options to your liking. Take in some local culture at popular places like Akron Art Museum and Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens. Make some time to see popular sights such as Kent State University and Firestone Country Club. Kent is a family-friendly destination while offering something for everyone.

Where to stay in Kent

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Kent has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Kent with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Kent hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Kent hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Kent

Fly in to Akron, OH (CAK-Akron-Canton), 16 mi (25.8 km) from downtown Kent. Cleveland, OH (CLE-Hopkins Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 32 mi (51.4 km) away.

What to see around Kent

Fun activities in the area include these attractions:
  • • Dix Stadium
  • • Birdie Shack Putt-R-Golf
  • • Derby Downs
  • • InfoCision Stadium
  • • Canal Park
Family-friendly attractions include:
  • • Akron Zoo
  • • Clear Water Park
  • • Fun 'n' Stuff
  • • Geauga Lake's Wildwater Kingdom
  • • Harry London Chocolate Factory
The area's live music scene and cultural sights stand out, and places to visit include:
  • • May 4th Visitor Center
  • • Kent State University Museum
  • • The Kent Stage
  • • Porthouse Theatre
  • • Hower House
Memorable for its historical sites and these top landmarks to visit:
  • • Tallmadge Church Historic Site
  • • Indian Signal Tree
  • • Dr. Bob's Home
  • • Maple Street Art Gallery
  • • Everett Covered Bridge
Enjoy the university setting or the collegiate vibe around the area of:
  • • Kent State University
  • • University of Akron
  • • F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm
  • • Walsh University
  • • University of Mount Union
Some top sights in the area include:
  • • Akron Art Museum
  • • Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens
  • • Firestone Country Club

When to visit Kent

If you're starting to plan your trip, you might be wondering when's the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 51°F day, 15°F night
  • April-June: 79°F day, 32°F night
  • July-September: 81°F day, 46°F night
  • October-December: 66°F day, 18°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 8.50 inches
  • April-June: 11.77 inches
  • July-September: 11.26 inches
  • October-December: 9.96 inches