Bell Tower Hotel - Ann Arbor

300 S Thayer St, Ann Arbor, United States, 48104  show map
 3 stars
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Bell Tower Hotel - Ann Arbor

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Bell Tower Hotel is a charming 3-star property placed next to Kelsey Museum of Archaeology and University of Michigan. Featuring European architecture, Bell Tower Hotel was renovated in 2011.

Galleries and museums lie a short distance from the hotel. You can find Power Center for the Performing Arts, Crisler Arena and Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum only 300 meters from the property.

Guests can reach Bell Tower Hotel by car from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport in 35 minutes.

Rooms

All spacious guestrooms come with a personal safe, free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, a refrigerator and a dining area along with unique décor. A hairdryer, a shower and complimentary toiletries can be found in all bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

The hotel’s restaurant welcomes guests with a healthy continental breakfast. The restaurant menu features Asian dishes.

Services

A safe deposit box, free parking and a baggage storage for general use and a meeting room, a business center and a photocopier for work can be found on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   66.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • DVDs/Videos for children

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 3 may stay for free in an extra bed. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

300 S Thayer St, Ann Arbor, United States, 48104

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City Center
  • Ann Arbor
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Mercy's (cuisine: Asian fusion)
    10 m
  • Jamaican Jerk Pit (cuisine: Jamaican)
    60 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    66

Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double beds or Queen-size bed or King-size bed
Size: 23 m²
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  • Air conditioning
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    Corner Suite
    Bed type: Queen-size bed
    Size: 16 m²
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
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      Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 23 m²
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        Deluxe Guest Room
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 23 m²
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Bell Tower Hotel - Ann Arbor Ann Arbor location
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          Hotel Address:

          300 S Thayer St, Ann Arbor, United States, 48104

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Ann Arbor
            600 m
          • Bus stop
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Mercy's (cuisine: Asian fusion)
            10 m
          • Jamaican Jerk Pit (cuisine: Jamaican)
            60 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  4 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            66

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          What's nearby

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 1.4 km

          Sport related

          Amusement

          • Pinball Pete's - 600 m
          • Colonial Lanes Bowling Ctr - 2.3 km

          Stadiums

          Museums

          • Kelsey Museum of Archaeology - 200 m
          • Kempf House Ctr - 300 m
          • University of Mich Museum-Art - 300 m
          • U of M Exhibit Museum-Natural History - 300 m
          • Michigan Guild Gallery - 600 m
          • Ann Arbor Hands-ON Museum - 600 m
          • Ann Arbor Art Ctr - 700 m
          • Michigan Assn-Community Arts - 800 m
          • Michigan Artrain Inc - 1.6 km

          Parks

          • Nichols Arboretum - 1.0 km
          • Park Maintenance - 1.0 km

          Halls

          • Celebration Cellars Inc - 900 m

          Universities, Institutes

          • Access International Institute - 100 m
          • Sousth University - 600 m
          • University of Michigan - 600 m
          • Univ of Michigan Med School - 1.1 km
          • Pierpont Commons - 2.1 km

          Medical care and Hospitals

          College Campuses

          Local attractions

          • Leslie Science Center - 2.3 km
            1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor
          • Dexter-Huron - 4.2 km
            6535 Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor
          • Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum - 6.8 km
            1800 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor
          • Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library & Museum - 2.4 km
            1000 Beal Avenue, Ann Arbor
          • Buhr Park - 4.5 km
            2751 Packard Road, Ann Arbor

          Near the hotel

          • Kelsey Museum of Archaeology - 330 m
            University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
          • University of Michigan Museum of Natural History - 500 m
            1109 Geddes Avenue, Ann Arbor
          • State Street - 760 m
            Ann Arbor, MI
          • Fuller Park Pool - 1.3 km
            1519 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor
          • University of Michigan Museum of Art - 450 m
            525 South State Street, Ann Arbor
          • Main Street - 740 m
            Between William and Huron Streets, Ann Arbor
          • Kerrytown - 850 m
            Ashley, Depot, Division, and Ann Streets, Ann Arbor

          Restaurants nearby

          • Mercy's - 10 m

            Address: 300 South Thayer

            52% likes this, based on 51 reviews
            Cuisine: Asian fusion
            Price Range: CAD 41 - CAD 41

          • Red Hawk Bar & Grill - 110 m

            Address: 316 S State St
            Phone: 734-994-4004

            71% likes this, based on 102 reviews
            Cuisine: American

          • Sushi.com - 80 m

            Address: 715 N University Ave
            Phone: (734) 213-3044

            71% likes this, based on 24 reviews
            Cuisine: Asian
            Price Range: CAD 15 - CAD 22

          • Jamaican Jerk Pit - 60 m

            Address: 314 South Thayer

            64% likes this, based on 24 reviews
            Cuisine: Jamaican

          • Silvio's Organic Pizza - 80 m

            Address: 715 N. University Ave.
            Phone: 734.214.6666

            63% likes this, based on 57 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: CAD 39 - CAD 39

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  4 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            66
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          Bell Tower Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Bell Tower Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.8out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 41 reviews

          Individual guest reviews

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            It has a nice "old style" charm about it. Staff were fantastic...very friendly and very very helpful. Location to the U OF M campus and downtown Ann Arbor is perfect. Kind of a neat old place.

            TV cable could be upgraded...... price a bit high given age and limitations of the hotel

          • Single
            7.0

            Remodeled rooms are brighter

            No Desk Rooms way too warm

          • Single
            7.4

            Location. Friendly helpful staff.

            No good desk stup in room. Slow elevator.

          • Family with children
            6.2

            No AC and very dim light a bit dreary

          • Single
            9.2

            Perfect location, comfortable room with great shower and friendly staff.

            No problems...just a very nice stay.

          • Family with children
            8.8

            Convenient location for moving child into the university

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Their location can't be beat if you want to be close to State St. central campus or downtown

            Hose down and sanitize the stairwells.

          • Couple
            5.8

            Staff was friendly. Very centrally located. Free parking.

            In my opinion it was overpriced. Bathroom and room overall was very dated.

          • Older travelers
            8.0

            My husband has severe reactions to mould. Upon our arrival, we had to visit several rooms before we could find one that he did not have a reaction to. Staff were extremely accommodating and eventually placed us in a newly renovated room. The manager gave us the room for the same price as the one we booked (a $10 per night difference). Staff were very friendly and helpful. We liked that there was a small breakfast available, though it was not great and our second morning we went out for breakfast.

            Most of the rooms we saw were older and had mould/odour issues. The cost for the rooms was way beyond their value. We checked out other local venues that were much nicer, cleaner and offered many more amenities for a much lower cost. If you had a number of items to carry to your room, you still had to cart them up a set of stairs to the elevator as there was no elevator on the ground floor to accommodate the cart. Even though there were plenty of upgraded rooms available, no upgrades were allowed. As we were celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary, we found this to be a disappointment, given the number available.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            location and staff were excellent

            adjoining room doors are not terribly tight, can hear people in the other rooms

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Walking distance to theatres and clubs.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            We came to Ann Arbor to run a 1/2 marathon and stayed at this hotel. It was within walking distance to the start and finish line as well as great restaurants and shopping. The hotel had everything we needed even the weather forecast for race day!

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            Great location, friendly staff, clean room

            My only issue is with the loud, out of date heater/air conditioner in the room. The weather was unusually warm (mid 80s) during our stay so I put on the in room air conditioner which looks like a relic from the 80s - very loud and didn't do too good of a job cooling the air more than 10 feet away from the unit (you couldn't sense the lower temperatures if seated on the couch 15 feet away)

          • Family with children
            8.8

            The staff

            The air conditioning system is noisy and too cold

          • Family with children
            5.8

            The Bell Tower Hotel is on the campus and a convenient location for walking around the campus and downtown Ann Arbor.

            The room was small and the bathroom was terrible - 80's tile and sink complete with cracked tile and mold.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Bell Tower Hotel - Ann Arbor Ann Arbor location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          300 S Thayer St, Ann Arbor, United States, 48104

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Ann Arbor
            600 m
          • Bus stop
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Mercy's (cuisine: Asian fusion)
            10 m
          • Jamaican Jerk Pit (cuisine: Jamaican)
            60 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  4 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            66