The city of Kalamazoo, Michigan, is known for its gorgeous natural surroundings, and is the home of Western Michigan University. Hotels Kalamazoo offer easy access to the downtown State Theater as well as the lovely Milham Park. Kalamazoo guests also enjoy visiting the Kalamazoo Air Zoo's collection of historic aircraft. Nearby hotels in Kalamazoo present an array of rooms from low budget chain hotels to unique, independently owned boutique hotels located in the downtown area.
Visit the Kalamazoo Nature Center on North Westnedge Avenue for beautiful hiking trails, gardens, and ponds. Attend one of the many special events hosted at the center, including lectures, wildlife viewings, and guided tours.
Great, affordable Kalama zoo diners are near the university, while more upscale establishments are downtown. For casual tapas-style meals, check out Casa Bolero, famous for their tableside guacamole. Kalamazoo is a center for craft beers in Michigan, and Bell's Brewery is world-renowned for its delicious variety of beers.
Downtown Kalamazoo is the cultural heart of the city and regularly hosts fun events such as the Art Hop. Held on the first Friday of each month, the Art Hop visits art galleries, bars and cafes located near downtown Kalamazoo hotels.
Visit the Crossroads Mall for premium name brand stores, restaurants, and a in-house cinema. Visit the Bank Street Farmer's Market for fresh local produce, organic meats, baked goods and handmade arts and crafts.
Football fans can enjoy a Western Michigan University Bronco's game at Waldo Stadium. While hockey fan can catch a Western Michigan University match at the Lawson Arena.