Hillsdale College Dow Hotel and Conference Center
The Dow Hotel & Conference Center offers many amenities that make it attractive to the business traveler, college student family member, or leisure guest. Rooms are spacious with separate bathroom and vanity areas, writing desks, comfortable seating, and ample lighting.
The hotel area includes inviting lobby and lounge areas for guests to enjoy. Complimentary coffee service is available in the front lobby.
Additional Guest Amenities:
- In-room Keurig coffee-makers
- Wireless capabilities
- Hair dryers
- Iron and ironing boards
- Cable TV
- DVD player
- iPod clock radios
- Automated wake-up calls
- Free credit card, 1-800, long distance and local calls
- ATM in Grewcock Student Union
- Free use of the Hillsdale College Sports Complex
Hotel guests may also enjoy AJ’s Café or the Knorr Family Dining Room located adjacent to the Dow Center.
Specifically designed as a conference facility, the Dow Hotel & Conference Center offers attendees an ideal environment for successful and productive meetings.
With nearly 10,000 square feet of meeting space, an auditorium with seating for 300 and banquet facilities for up to 500 guests, the Dow Center is capable of accommodating a variety of meeting activities. Comfortable, ergonomically designed chairs and non-reflective, hard-writing surface tables with wide tops add to the convenience of the attendee. Conference rooms are equipped with wireless technology and network ports, portable projection units, and screens.
Conference center dining is designed to accommodate conference groups on a flexible meeting schedule. Refreshment breaks and meals are served according to the meeting schedule and can be customized upon request.
Lobby areas can be used for break-out areas and provide well-lit, inviting space for networking and relaxing between sessions.
In addition to the well-appointed conference rooms, the meeting package includes all the basic AV necessities at no additional cost.
Our friendly and helpful front desk staff is also available to assist your meeting presenter or planner with any last-minute needs. We provide:
- Facsimile and messaging services
- Information on area attractions
- Package delivery and storage
To reserve meeting spaces, call (517) 437-3311.
The Dow Center offers one of Hillsdale’s finest venues for your special event, whether it is large or small. We are the ideal location for company dinners, holiday parties, weddings, rehearsal dinners, class reunions, family gatherings, or any occasion where friends, families, or colleagues wish to meet.
The variety of room sizes and expansive lobby areas offers excellent opportunities for social gatherings and pre-function conversation.
Bon Appétit is our on-site caterer. They offer an array of dining options from hors d’oeuvre receptions to buffets and plated entrees. Clients may customize their dining choices or choose from standard menu selections. The catering manager is experienced in providing options for the meeting planner and will be happy to develop a menu unique to each occasion.
All catered events at the Dow Center include:
- White table linens
- Choice of linen napkin color
- Votive candles for evening events
- Beverage service bar packages
- Free parking
To reserve the Dow Center for special events, call (517) 437-3311.