The Gilmore


The Kalamazoo area offers a wide array of great lodging options while you’re in town for the Festival. We’re proud to partner with the following hotels to offer you the best rates possible.

Gilmore Festival patrons receive a discount on lodging at these hotel partners during the weeks of the Festival. Call individual hotels for rates!


Baymont Inn & Suites

(269) 372-7999 or (269) 344-8300
Recipient of the “Best Hotel Value Award” from Entrepreneur magazine, Baymont offers travelers friendly service, superior accommodations and amenities, complimentary breakfast, and nearby spa and fitness center.

Comfort Inn

Comfort Inn

(269) 384-2800
Located within walking distance of Kalamazoo College and minutes from Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, and the Kalamazoo Valley Museum. The hotel is close to many shops, restaurants, parks, and entertainment options.


Courtyard by Marriott

(269) 382-5808
Located just off I-94, the Courtyard is convenient to everything the Kalamazoo area has to offer. On-site Bistro restaurant offers breakfast and dinner daily. Enjoy the well-equipped fitness center, indoor pool and spa.


Fairfield Inn Kalamazoo West

(269) 353-6400
With a great location near downtown Kalamazoo, Fairfield Inn is ready to welcome you with thoughtfully designed guest rooms that allow you to work and relax. Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

Four Points by Sheraton

Four Points by Sheraton

(269) 385-3922
Conveniently located off I-94 and three miles from the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO), this hotel has a pet-friendly policy.

DeVos Performance Hall

Hampton Inn & Suites

(269) 372-1010
Opened in 2015, this 78-room hotel is conveniently located just minutes from the historic downtown area and Michigan wineries – and nearby the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport.

Holiday Inn West

Holiday Inn Kalamazoo West

(269) 375-6000
Along with 182 guest rooms and kid suites, the Holiday Inn West offers Wi-Fi and an indoor pool, game area, and fitness center, among other amenities. Convenient, on-site restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Radisson Hotel

Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites

(269) 343-3333
Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Kalamazoo’s arts, entertainment, and dining district. With 340 guest rooms and suites, the Radisson offers four on-site dining options as well as several retail shops.

Extended Stay


Candlewood Suites

(269) 270-3203
Relax in spacious studio and one-bedroom suites with full kitchens, flat-screen TVs, DVD players, Wi-Fi, and smarter work spaces. Pet friendly.

Homewood Suites

Homewood Suites by Hilton

(269) 382-5817
Bright and comfortable, these studio suites are equipped with home-like amenities such as complimentary Wi-Fi, a work desk, LCD HDTV, sofa bed, and full kitchen.

Residence Inn

Residence Inn

(269) 349-0855
Traditional rooms and suites come with fully equipped kitchens and free Wi-Fi, as well as pull-out couches and flat-screen TVs with premium cable channels.


Townplace Suites by Marriott

(269) 353-1500
Each studio and one-bedroom suite surrounds you with luxurious bedding, a fully-equipped kitchen, dedicated work space, and complimentary high-speed internet. Pet friendly.

Bed and Breakfast

Bed and Breakfast accommodations do not offer discounted rates for Gilmore patrons.

Kzoo House B&B

Kalamazoo House

(269) 382-0880
Historic elegance and modern convenience just steps from fine dining, art venues, and live theater. Beautiful 1878 home offers bedrooms with private baths, free Wi-Fi, individual heat and AC controls, cable HDTV with DVD; some rooms include fireplaces.

Stuart Avenue Inn

Stuart Avenue Inn

(269) 342-0230
Built in 1886, this Queen Ann Victorian features nine guest rooms with private baths, AC, free Wi-Fi, and off-street parking. Homemade breakfasts served every morning. Located a short walk from restaurants, pubs, and nightlife.

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