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 area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Bell Tower Hotel is a 3-star charming property offering a luxurious accommodation steps away from Hill Auditorium and University of Michigan. The hotel occupies 4 floors and was renovated in 2011.

Just 1 km from the center of Ann Arbor known for Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, Crisler Arena and Ann Arbor Hands. A theater, a museum and a gallery as well as hills are in a short distance from the property.

The hotel enjoys an ideal location within 35 minutes' drive from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport.

Rooms

Bell Tower Hotel provides 66 guestrooms appointed with flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, a laptop-size safe, a patio and individual climate control for a pleasant stay in Ann Arbor. They feature bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

The hotel’s restaurant welcomes guests with a healthy continental breakfast. At the restaurant Asian dishes are served. Guests can dine in the seafood restaurant Red Hawk Bar & Grill, which is about 150 meters away.

Services

Bell Tower Hotel provides a banquet hall, a business center and a meeting room along with concierge service, 24-hour reception and dry cleaning.

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
  • Housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • DVDs/Videos for children

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • 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
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Mercy's (cuisine: Asian fusion)
    100 ft
  • Jamaican Jerk Pit (cuisine: Jamaican)
    300 ft
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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    Bed type: Queen-size bed
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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
          2000 ft
        • Bus stop
          700 ft
        Restaurants
        • Mercy's (cuisine: Asian fusion)
          100 ft
        • Jamaican Jerk Pit (cuisine: Jamaican)
          300 ft
        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 - 4600 ft

        Places of interest

        Sport related

        Shopping areas

        • Ann Arbor Hands-ON Museum - 2000 ft

        Amusement

        • Pinball Pete's - 2000 ft

        Stadiums

        Museums

        • Kelsey Museum of Archaeology - 700 ft
        • University of Mich Museum-Art - 1000 ft
        • U of M Exhibit Museum-Natural History - 1000 ft
        • Kempf House Ctr - 1000 ft
        • Michigan Guild Gallery - 2000 ft
        • Ann Arbor Art Ctr - 2300 ft
        • Michigan Assn-Community Arts - 2700 ft
        • Michigan Artrain Inc - 1.0 mi

        Parks

        • Hill Auditorium - 400 ft
        • Crisler Arena - 2000 ft
        • Nichols Arboretum - 3000 ft
        • Yost Ice Arena - 3300 ft
        • Park Maintenance - 3300 ft

        Halls

        • Celebration Cellars Inc - 3000 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • Access International Institute - 400 ft
        • Sousth University - 2000 ft
        • Univ of Michigan Med School - 3700 ft

        Medical care and Hospitals

        Public parking

        College Campuses

        Local attractions

        • Leslie Science Center - 1.4 mi
          1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor
        • Dexter-Huron - 2.6 mi
          6535 Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor
        • Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum - 4.2 mi
          1800 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor
        • Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library & Museum - 1.5 mi
          1000 Beal Avenue, Ann Arbor
        • Buhr Park - 2.8 mi
          2751 Packard Road, Ann Arbor

        Near the hotel

        • Kelsey Museum of Archaeology - 1200 ft
          University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
        • University of Michigan Museum of Natural History - 1700 ft
          1109 Geddes Avenue, Ann Arbor
        • State Street - 2500 ft
          Ann Arbor, MI
        • Fuller Park Pool - 4300 ft
          1519 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor
        • University of Michigan Museum of Art - 1600 ft
          525 South State Street, Ann Arbor
        • Main Street - 2500 ft
          Between William and Huron Streets, Ann Arbor
        • Kerrytown - 2800 ft
          Ashley, Depot, Division, and Ann Streets, Ann Arbor

        Restaurants nearby

        • Mercy's - 100 ft

          Address: 300 South Thayer

          52% likes this, based on 51 reviews
          Cuisine: Asian fusion
          Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

        • Red Hawk Bar & Grill - 400 ft

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

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

        • Silvio's Organic Pizza - 400 ft

          Address: 715 N. University Ave.
          Phone: 734.214.6666

          61% likes this, based on 43 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: USD 30 - USD 30

        • Jamaican Jerk Pit - 300 ft

          Address: 314 South Thayer

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

        • Totoro - 300 ft

          Address: 215 S State St
          Phone: 734-302-3511

          63% likes this, based on 52 reviews

        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

        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
          2000 ft
        • Bus stop
          700 ft
        Restaurants
        • Mercy's (cuisine: Asian fusion)
          100 ft
        • Jamaican Jerk Pit (cuisine: Jamaican)
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  4 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          66