Kalamazoo, MI 

Stuart Avenue Inn B&B

229 Stuart Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3217 US
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Rates: $99 to $149
Total Rooms: 10


Circa 1886. The Bartlett-Upjohn House with Eastlake-Queen Anne architecture, the Carriage House and the Chappell House comprise this guest house and events center located on two acres in the Historic District. Classically appointed, the Victorian ambiance is reflected in period antiques, hand-painted art wallpapers and Belgian lace. Tasteful guest bedrooms and a three-room suite offer a choice of pleasing amenities that may include a fireplace, balcony and kitchenette. Savor a made-to-order breakfast in the dining room daily. The award-winning McDuffee Gardens are planted with 25 different flowers and bushes from Shakespeare?s plays. A gazebo, pergola and fountains are enjoyable stops along the meandering paths.Publicity and Awards: Kalamazoo Gazette.Location: City/Urban.


Rooms & Rates

Rates: $99 to $149
Payment types accepted include American Express, Master Card, Visa and Travelers Checks.
Rooms: This property has 10 total guest accommodations with private bath, 3 with fireplaces, 1 two-bedroom suite, 1 guest house and 3 conference rooms.
The types of beds available include King, Queen and Twin.


Cancellation: 50% deposit required, fully refundable with 7 day cancellation. Consideration for full refund within 7 day period given for business reasons, inclement weather, or reasonable emergencies at the discretion of the Innkeeper.
Pets: Innkeepers pets on premises.
Smoking: Smoke Free Property.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast.
Types of meals: Full Gourmet Breakfast and Gourmet Dinner.
Amenities In Room: Air Conditioning, Cable TV, Reading Lamps, Refrigerator, Central Air, Clock Radio, Telephone, Coffeemaker, Television, Turn-Down Service, Desk, Fireplace, DVD, Hair Dryer, Bath Amenities, Wireless Internet Access, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair dryers, Irons, ironing boards are available upon request, Free long distance and Local phone calls.
Amenities On Site: Parlor Games, Computers, PC, Copy Machine, Phone, Fax, Fireplace, Laundry Facilities, Laundry services are available upon request, there is Wi-Fi available throughout the inn, a full business center with PC, internet connection, fax and copy machine available.
Business Traveler Amenities: Desk, Television, Internet Access, Wireless Internet Access, FAX On-site, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Daily Newspapers, Off-site Dry Cleaning Services and Flexible Check in/out Times.

Spa Services

On-Site Spa Services: Massages.


Events Hosted: Family Reunions, Seminars, Meetings, Weddings, Wedding Receptions, Bridal Showers and Business Meetings.
Other Activities: Antiquing, Art Galleries, Bicycling, Golf, Live Theater, Museums, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Skiing Downhill, Sports Events, Major College, Tennis, Wineries, Miller Auditorium (on the WMU campus nearby offers Broadway Shows, national headline talent throughout the year), a 50-mile bike trail, many fine restaurants, theaters, museums, art gallery, parks and tennis courts.

Recommended Restaurant(s)

Webster's Fine Dining, AAA 4 Diamond Rating, Epic Bistro, Award Winning Wine List, Francois's Seafood & Steak House.

Historic Interest

Built in 1886 and owned by Dr. James Upjohn of Upjohn Pharmaceutical.
Historic Awards: Local Register (Granted).
Historic Memberships: Local Historical Society.

Romantic Interest

Each room is appointed with classic Victorian elegance, personal attention is provided each guest, with privacy honored. The garden has many secluded spots and meandering paths for quiet romantic interludes, beautiful flowers, and a gazzebo, deck, or patio to relax.