Best Ann Arbor Hotels & Hotels Near University Of Michigan

April 04, 2022

Best Ann Arbor Hotels & Hotels Near University of Michigan

Ann Arbor is the home of the University of Michigan, a world-class institution of higher learning. The city is about 40 miles due west of Detroit. Lansing, the state capital, is 65 miles to the northwest. The city owes its name to two land developers, both married to women named Ann. In 1825, they named their new town "Annarbour.”

Why Visit Ann Arbor?

Ann Arbor’s many cultural, recreational and sports attractions are easy to get to. Detroit’s airport (DTW) is just 20 miles away. Interstate 94 skirts the southern edge of the city.

The Michigan Wolverines play their home football games at the 107,601-seat Michigan Stadium. Alums affectionately call it “The Big House.” Downtown Ann Arbor is a place that exudes character, exemplified by its street art. It is a place of historic theaters, bookstores, boutiques and vintage clothing shops. Unique restaurants and craft breweries offer visitors opportunities to relax and socialize.

What are the Best Hotels in Ann Arbor, MI?

Thanks in part to the university's influence, Ann Arbor offers an excellent selection of accommodations for a city its size. Recommended Ann Arbor hotels include everything from cozy boutique lodging to accommodations affiliated with well-known global brands.

Weber’s Ann Arbor

3050 Jackson Avenue

Weber’s Ann Arbor is a deluxe, full-service hotel with boutique ambiance. Amenities include an indoor pool and spa tub. Weber’s offers guests a choice of three restaurants and a cafe. In the evening, socialize at the nightclub.

Sheraton Ann Arbor

3200 Boardwalk Street

Sheraton Ann Arbor is east of State Street between I-94 and the Eisenhower Parkway, near the Briarwood Mall. Select from suites, junior suites and standard rooms. The Sheraton’s amenity-rich environment includes both indoor and outdoor pools. There’s also a 24-hour fitness center and bicycle rentals.

Ann Arbor Regent Hotel & Suites

2455 Carpenter Road

The 126-room Regent Hotel & Suites is north of I-94, just off Highway 23. Select from a standard room or a king with a whirlpool. Executive suites and one-bedroom suites are also available. Relax as you stroll the courtyard gardens by the gazebo. Amenities include an indoor pool, spa tub and fitness center. Head to the Billiards Room for some friendly competition.

Residence Inn by Marriott Ann Arbor North

3535 Green Court

Residence Inn by Marriott offers a selection of studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites. Comfort is a priority. Pillowtop beds and down comforters are the norm. Every guest room includes a sofa bed as well. In addition to an indoor pool and spa tub, Residence Inn also has BBQ grills and a tennis court.

Courtyard by Marriott Ann Arbor

3205 Boardwalk

Courtyard by Marriott offers 160 newly renovated rooms and suites. It is conveniently located north of I-94 near Georgetown Country Club. Guests enjoy numerous opportunities to exercise and unwind. The 24-hour fitness center features free weights and cardio equipment. Relax in the indoor pool and whirlpool. Unwind in the bar/lounge.

Hilton Garden Inn Ann Arbor North

1401 Briarwood Circle

The 130-room Hilton Garden Inn has its own restaurant and cocktail lounge. You’ll find modern, upscale appointments throughout. Select accommodations with in-room snacks and drinks, or buy them in the hotel’s shop. Amenities include an indoor pool and spa tub. The 24-hour fitness center includes free weights and cardio equipment.

Doubletree by Hilton Ann Arbor North

3600 Plymouth Road

The beautifully renovated Doubletree by Hilton is just off Highway 23, five miles from the city center. Select from standard rooms or suites. Enjoy a warm chocolate chip cookie at check-in. Amenities include an outdoor pool, hot tub and fitness center. In the evening, savor a handcrafted cocktail at the full bar.

Kensington Hotel

3500 South State Street

The independently-owned Kensington Hotel is conveniently located just north of I-94. The Kensington offers 200 newly revitalized guest rooms and suites. Some are pet-friendly. The complimentary Viennese coffee bar is popular with guests. At the end of an active day, relax at the indoor pool or unwind in the sauna. Enjoy a workout at the fitness center.

Ann Arbor Hotels Near the University of Michigan

Looking for accommodations near the campus? Here are five recommendations. Perhaps you’re attending a Wolverines football game or taking a campus tour. Maybe you're visiting a family member who is a student.

Graduate Ann Arbor

615 East Huron Street

The 4-star Graduate Ann Arbor is just 0.3 mile from the University of Michigan campus, amid some of Ann Arbor’s best shops and restaurants. The entry features a grand center staircase, Persian rugs and leather-clad columns. Commissioned murals add further to the aesthetics of this full-service hotel.

Bell Tower Hotel

300 South Thayer

The 66-room Bell Tower Hotel is right on the University of Michigan campus. Enjoy complimentary fresh-baked cookies at check-in. This amenity-rich hotel offers concierge services, 24-hour fitness room and free breakfast buffet.

Residence Inn by Marriott Ann Arbor Downtown

120 West Huron Street

The Residence Inn by Marriott is a 3-star hotel in the Old West Side neighborhood. It is 0.8 mile from the University of Michigan. Amenities include an indoor pool, fitness center and complimentary breakfast. Guests are steps away from more than five dozen dining options.

Hyatt Place Ann Arbor

3223 South Street

Hyatt Place Ann Arbor is 2.2 miles from the University of Michigan. Guests enjoy a complimentary breakfast. The Coffee to Cocktails Bar serves Starbucks beverages in the morning.

Hampton Inn & Suites Ann Arbor West

2910 Jackson Avenue

Hampton Inn & Suites is 2.9 miles from the campus of the University of Michigan. Guests enjoy amenities like a heated pool, complimentary breakfast and free parking.

Plan Your Ann Arbor Stay Today

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