Because the health and welfare of our guests is the number one priority, hotels are currently providing modified breakfast offerings,
such as “grab and go bags” or “individually wrapped” breakfast items. (Offerings may vary by hotel)
This I Care Clean Best Western hotel is a non-smoking hotel, completely pet-free and is next to dining, shopping,
nightlife and theater with the best location in town!
Situated in the middle of Ketchum Idaho, the Best Western Plus Kentwood Lodge offers convenient access to Sun
Valley Resort, along with hiking, fishing and skiing at Mount Baldy.
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Choose a standard guest room with a Dollar Mountain view, a deluxe room with balcony and spa or a kitchenette
suite. Each well-appointed room includes 42-inch HDTV, triple sheeting, deluxe pillow top beds, microwave, a
refrigerator and Wi-Fi access. Wrap City Café is located on the hotel premises and guests receive a $5.00 value
coupon with QUALIFYING rates. Other amenities include an indoor pool, spa, fitness room, guest laundry.
PETS, BIKES, SKIS AND SNOWBOARDS ARE NOT ALLOWED in the rooms. Free SKI lockers are available upon
Business guests of this Ketchum hotel will also enjoy 1,036 square feet of limited-service meeting space and close
proximity to St. Luke's Medical Hospital and Friedman Memorial Airport.
The Best Western Plus Kentwood Lodge is located near a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, biking,
horseback riding, boating, rock climbing, fishing and skiing. The world-famous Sun Valley Resort is with in the mile
from us. Guests can also take day trips to visit Redfish Lake, and Craters of the Moon National Monument. The Ski
and Heritage Museum and Ernest Hemingway Memorial are close by.
While in town, be sure to see popular annual festivals and events like: Nordic Festival, Boulder Mountain Tour,
Wellness Festival, SV Writers Conference, Sun Valley Wine Auction & Symphony, Wagon Days, Trailing of the Sheep,
Jazz and music Jamboree, Antique shows and the Film Festivals.
Due to a Government mandated isolation order, we will be closing for until further notice. We hope to re-open our doors on May 1. Thank you for understanding.
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Pets not accepted
Hotel location and the surrounding area
Nice Place to Stay in Ketchum when skiing at Sun Valley. The rooms are a nice size, the bedding comfortable, and the price reasonable when compared with many other Ketchum/Sun Valley lodging options...
DC on 11-Mar-2020
Checked into this property expecting something more interesting and attractive than what we received. The staff was totally indifferent - almost condescending and the room was nothing special. The...
Sydney, Australia on 24-Feb-2020
Overall this hotel is a good value. The beds are comfortable. It's centrally located. The city bus schedule to the ski mountain is a little funky. It has a small fitness center and pool. The...
By Evan M
Saint Louis, United States on 06-Feb-2020
This hotel had a great room, very clean, updated, and the owner Cindy is very friendly and runs a first class establishment. I would definitely recommend this Hotel to others. Do not hesitate to...
The Kentwood is amazingly clean. The whole place is fresh. The faucets, sinks and counters gleamed in our room. They also provide extra pillows, which is nice. If travelling with kids, they have a...
Cafe on premises offers a $5.00 coupon per paying guest with qualifying rate. Wrap City Cafe,a local's favorite,is located on our premises. They serve breakfast(all day) or lunch in a wrap or bowl.Their hours are 8am-4pm. They are open year round but closed on Easter,Thanksgiving and Christmas days. They are able to cater too.
Indoor pool, there is river rock decking around the pool and an opening to an outside deck
Exercise facility, Open from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Updated treadmill, one bike, one elliptical machine, new pulley system machine, new free weights, yoga mat, large mirrors. New rubber fitness room flooring. Views look out to the pool area with also large windows looking out to the outside pool deck.
Snow skiing, ski lockers
Free parking, limited. No truck or RV parking available.
Meeting facilities, one meeting room or conference room available
Fax services Available at the front desk for a fee
Hot tub, indoor and adjacent to the pool.
Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Laundromat, coin operated:one washer and dryer on the second and third floors
Cable television Cable Tv is available. Upgraded recently to High Definition
Photocopy, nominal fee
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Parking for the physically challenged sign and painted on spot
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Guest use computer/printer in the lobby
Free local newspapers available twice per week in the lobby. USA Today® papers are complimentary at the front desk upon availability.
Complimentary local maps
Complimentary Mountain Ride bus services Ketchum, Sun Valley and ski mountain. Bus stop close to go to the River Run Ski area and south valley. Stops in front of hotel for local and Elkhorn area.
Mountain decor lobby including log accents and local river rock fireplace
Rollaway beds, available for a nominal fee
Front desk:7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., additional late night hours are available on weekend.
No complimentary breakfast. Breakfast can be purchased at the on-site restaurant which is open for breakfast and lunch
Free local calls up to 30 minutes
Free 800# connection
Complimentary Ski lockers
Overview of All Rooms:
Our spacious guest rooms are designed with your comfort in mind. All rooms are Non-smoking and furnished with custom log furniture. Many feature a balcony or fireplace. Each room has a small refrigerator and microwave, they also have an extra bar sink which is separate from the bathroom. All rooms include a Keurig® coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hair dryer, and 42-inch HD LCD TV. There is a self-controlled heating/cooling system in the guest room. Triple sheeting package with deluxe pillow top beds complete these well-appointed rooms.
Our deluxe rooms are larger than the standard room. We offer a king bed with either an in-room spa tub or a couch and desk, both also have balconies. Our deluxe room with two queen beds come with couch and desk and some have fireplaces. All with deluxe pillowtop beds and triple sheeting package.
Is a large over-sized room with a large red heart-shaped spa and fireplace. The deluxe bathroom features a large shower with double showerheads, two sinks and a bidet.
Master King Suite:
A favorite is the Master King Suite with a small sitting room including a fireplace, desk and couch. This suite also features a king bed, in-room spa tub and two balconies.
Master King Suite:
A favorite is the Master King Suite with a small sitting room including a fireplace, desk and couch 32 inch flat screen TV. This suite also features a king bed, in-room spa tub and two balconies. All with deluxe pillowtop beds and triple sheeting package.
Our over-sized Kitchen Suites have a full kitchen extended off the main room with a table and 4 chairs, full-size refrigerator, microwave, 2 burner cook top and kitchen amenities. The Kitchen Suites also feature a fireplace and come with either on king bed or two queen beds. The 2 queen kitchen suites have a couch sitting area.
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
Accessible clear floor space
Cable or satellite television
Iron, ironing board
Free local calls under 30 minutes
AM/FM alarm clock
Desk work area with lamp available in deluxe rooms. Standard rooms have a parsons table
Custom log furniture in a Northwest style
Additional upgraded in-room toiletries
Coffee/tea maker, Keurig® in every room
Microwave in all rooms
Double headed shower available in Honeymoon suite
Refrigerator mini refrigerator in all rooms
Free high-speed wireless Internet access, Wi-Fi, one Kitchen suite has a hard wire connection as well
Spa available There are 2 Deluxe king bed guest rooms and 1 Mini suite king bed with a sitting area guest room that include a 2 person jetted tub. The Honeymoon suite has a 2 person Heart shaped Jacuzzi spa in the room.
Mountain hill or city views are available
Rollaway bed available
Triple sheeting bed linens and comforters
Deluxe pillow top beds available in all rooms
Extra bar sink in room
This Best Western hotel in Ketchum, Idaho offers cozy accommodations and deluxe amenities for travelers coming to the Sun Valley area. Situated in the middle of Ketchum, Idaho, the Best Western Plus Kentwood Lodge provides guests with convenient access to Sun Valley as well as skiing at Mount Baldy. Guests have the choice of a standard well-appointed guest room with a mountain view, a deluxe room with balcony and spa or an oversized kitchenette suite. All rooms include a microwave, refrigerator and high-speed Internet access. Guests can dine at the cafe, located on the hotel premises. Other hotel amenities include an indoor pool, spa, fitness facility, game room, ski lockers and meeting space to accommodate up to 65 people.
The Best Western Plus Kentwood Lodge is located a few miles from a wide variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, horseback riding, boating, rock climbing and fishing as well as skiing. The world-famous Sun Valley Resort is just a short drive away. Guests can also take day trips from the hotel to visit Mt. Borah, the highest peak in Idaho or the Craters of the Moon National Monument. The Ski and Heritage Museum and the Ernest Hemingway Memorial are also close by. While in town, guests should take advantage of the numerous festivals and fairs held year round such as the Silver's Antique Car Show, the Sun Valley Wine Auction and the Sun Valley Swing N' Dixie Jazz Jamboree.
The Best Western Plus Kentwood Lodge offers the ambiance that one would expect in Sun Valley, along with impressive amenities that will make your stay pleasant. Indoor pool & spa. Walk to dining, nightlife, shopping. Best location.
We offer standard rooms with your choice of either with one king bed or two queen deluxe pillow-top beds, and triple sheeting.
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
An accessible lobby entrance door
Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
Accessible table in eating area
The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
Public restrooms accessible
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Visual notification devices for door knocks
Visual notification devices for telephones
Visual fire alarms
Visual smoke alarms
1 mile(s) from City of Ketchum, City offices
1 mile(s) from City of Sun Valley, City offices
1 mile(s) from Simplot
1 mile(s) from Smith
1 mile(s) from Scott USA
3 mile(s) from St. Luke's Hospital
11 mile(s) from Marketron, Business
12 mile(s) from Power Engineers
13 mile(s) from CSI Extention, At Wood River High School area
0.01 mile(s) from Ski and Heritage Museum, with many displays highlighting area Olympians® including Picabo Street's outfit from the 2000 Winter Olympics® in Nagano Japan, also an exhibit on Ernest Hemingway
0.40 mile(s) from Ore Wagon Museum, a unique look into the past
1.00 mile(s) from Dinner Sleigh Rides
2.00 mile(s) from Ernest Hemingway Memorial, home and gravesite, the winner of Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Prize for Literature. While in Sun Valley he wrote: "For Whom the Bells Toll", "A Movable Feast", "The Dangerous Summer", "Islands in the Stream", "The Garden of Eden", and "The Shot"
8.00 mile(s) from Natural Hot Springs
12.00 mile(s) from Blaine County Courthouse
20.00 mile(s) from Galena Lodge, North of us,about 20 mins, for Groomed trails during winter and summer.Rentals are available for ski,snowshoe and bikes. Lodge has lunch,with outdoor decking as well.
35.00 mile(s) from Galena Summit, for fabulous viewing of the Sawtooth and White Cloud Mountain ranges and the headwaters of the famous Salmon River also known as the River of No Return
45.00 mile(s) from Mackay Idaho, an honest to goodness cowboy town and home to the Wildest Rodeo in the West
45.00 mile(s) from Mt. Borah, the highest peak in Idaho (12,662 feet)
65.00 mile(s) from Craters of the Moon Natio, Neil Armstrong walked here before he took his one large step for mankind
80.00 mile(s) from Snake River, see where Evil Knievel attempted his famous jump on a rocket-powered motorcycle and just recently a gentleman jumped it fully to the otherside of the canyon
85.00 mile(s) from Shoshone Falls, the Niagara of the West
95.00 mile(s) from Bruneau Dunes, North America's tallest single structure and sand dunes at 470 feet
260 mile(s) from Yellowstone National Park
300 mile(s) from Teton National Park
20 mile(s) from Silver Creek Preserve, Amazing fishing at this preserve.Hemingway was a frequent visitor.
Wrap City Cafe, on premises, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, fresh, fun, fast food...in a tortilla wrap, bowl or plated for many items. Serving breakfast and lunch. They are a local favorite. Open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Across the street from Nourish Me, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, juice bar, soups, fresh organic section and staples, organic body and hair products, nutritional supplements, essential oils, homeopathy, teas
0.02 mile(s) from Sawtooth Club, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, full bar and a small outside deck area also. Voted The Valley's Best Overall Restaurant in five different years. Reservations accepted.
0.10 mile(s) from Sushi on Second, Bar/Lounge, Japanese, Open for: dinner, they have two private rooms available. Reservations accepted.
3 block(s) from Globus Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, International, Open for: dinner, gourmet Asian Fusion menu. Reservations accepted.
0.03 mile(s) from The Kneadary, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, a local favorite! Full on breakfasts from omelets, waffles, pancakes and more!
0.05 mile(s) from Rico's Pizza and Pasta, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, they have an outside deck area with delivery to the hotel available.
0.03 mile(s) from Cellar Pub, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, they have a full bar, shuffle board table and offer local brews.
0.15 mile(s) from Smoky Mountain Pizza, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, pizza, pasta, burgers. Great variety. Kid friendly. Will deliver to the hotel.
0.20 mile(s) from Java on Fourth, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, home of the bowl of soul, one of the earliest open for breakfast in town. A Local favorite. Outside seating is available.
0.04 mile(s) from Pioneer Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, they have a full bar available and the best prime rib around!
0.50 mile(s) from Enoteca, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: dinner, traditional Italian cuisine and Wine bar. Reservations accepted and online at www.ketchum-enoteca.com
7 block(s) from Taste of Thai, Full Service, Thai, Open for: lunch, dinner, Fresh Thai cuisine. Lunch specials are available Mon-Fri from 11-3pm.
1.00 mile(s) from Perry's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, serving breakfast, salads, deli style sandwiches and a full service grill. Opens at 7:00 a.m. for breakfast.
0.04 mile(s) from Starbucks®, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, located in the Visitor Center building on Sun Valley Road.
0.05 mile(s) from Despo's Mexican Restauran, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
6 block(s) from Ketchum Grill, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, they have outside deck seating available. Reservations accepted. Contemporary American cuisine served in casual and rustic surroundings. It is located in a Historic home. Award winning wine list and fantastic desserts also.
0.03 mile(s) from Sun Valley Wine Company, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, located on the second floor of the building with an outside deck area also.
0.50 mile(s) from China Panda, Bar/Lounge, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner, delivers to the hotel. The have outside seating area too.
0.04 mile(s) from Cristina's Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, International, Open for: breakfast, lunch, they also have take out, Sunday brunch and amazing desserts. Outside deck seating available.
0.05 mile(s) from Michael's Christiana, Bar/Lounge, French, Open for: dinner, elegant with a full bar. A Hemingway haunt. Reservations accepted.
5 block(s) from Big Wood Bakery, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch,
0.06 mile(s) from Grumpy's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, home of the Schooner! Outside seating, pool tables also available. Casual and very local.
0.20 mile(s) from Burger Grill, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, they have early evening discounts. All types of burgers, fish, chicken, turkey also included. Salads & soups too.
0.25 mile(s) from Shanghai Palace, Bar/Lounge, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner, luncheon specials.
1.00 mile(s) from Hemingway Grade school, kindergarten thru 5th grade
1.00 mile(s) from Community School, private in Sun Valley
12.00 mile(s) from Wood River High School
12.00 mile(s) from College of Southern Idaho, satelite
90.00 mile(s) from College of Southern Idaho, main campus
180 mile(s) from Boise State University
1 mile(s) from Sun Valley
11 mile(s) from Hailey
15 mile(s) from Bellevue
40 mile(s) from Shoshone Falls
60 mile(s) from Stanley
80 mile(s) from Twin Falls
110 mile(s) from Jackpot, Nevada
150 mile(s) from Boise, Idaho
280 mile(s) from Salt Lake City, Utah
300 mile(s) from Jackson Hole, Wyoming
0.2 mile(s) from Bike, Rollerblade, Ski Rental
0.25 mile(s) from Hiking and Biking
0.7 mile(s) from Sun Valley Ski Area at Bald Mountain, and to the chairlift ride up Bald Mountain with or without your mountain bike
0.7 mile(s) from Excellent fishing on the
1 mile(s) from Ice Skating
1 mile(s) from Dollar Mountain Ski Area, a beginner's paradise
1 mile(s) from Nordic Trails
1 mile(s) from Fishing
1 mile(s) from Penny Hill, for a fun afternoon of sledding or tubing
1 mile(s) from Sun Valley Golf Course, 18-hole championship course designed by Robert Trent Jones Sr.
1 mile(s) from Bigwood Golf Course, 9-hole course designed by Robert Muir Graves
1 mile(s) from Sun Valley Resort, which features many restaurants, bowling, horseback riding, gun club and hockey. Also the resort boasts the only year-round outdoor ice rink. Do not miss their Saturday night ice shows, throughout the summer, headlining many of the top professional and Olympic® ice skaters in the world.
1 mile(s) from Bowling, Bowling at Sun Valley Lodge or at Bellevue Bowling Lanes
3 mile(s) from Elkhorn Golf Course, 18-hole championship course designed by Robert Trent Jones Sr.
7 mile(s) from Sawtooth National Recreat, the largest NRA in the lower 48 states, the perfect place for your outdoor activities, hiking, biking, fishing, horseback riding, boating, kayaking, canoeing, river rafting, rock climbing, hunting, picnicking, back country skiing, snow mobiling or just sightseeing in the beautiful Sawtooth Valley and Stanley Basin
12 mile(s) from BMX tract in Hailey
25 mile(s) from Historic Galena Lodge Res, where you have access to miles of mountain biking and hiking trails in the summer and over 40 miles of groomed cross country ski and snowshoe trails in the winter
30 mile(s) from Silver Creek, , world-renowned fly fishing paradise
60 mile(s) from Redfish Lake, , the ideal place for a day of boating, fishing hiking, horseback riding. Take a picnic or enjoy a meal at the historic Redfish Lake Lodge
60 mile(s) from Stanley, , Idaho old-fashion rustic western town
110 mile(s) from Jackpot Nevada, casinos and live entertainment
0.05 mile(s) from Roxys, Grocery market, deli, wines and beer.
0.05 mile(s) from Walnut Ave Mall, Burnsie's womens clothing shop, Ciro's restuarant,Topnotch showroom, rugs and accessories.
0.05 mile(s) from Silver Creek Outfitters, Clothing, shoes, boots, buckles, outfitting and guide trips available.
0.20 mile(s) from The Galleria, Jewelry stores, Bellisimo home findings, women's clothing shops, Ketchum eyewear, art gallery, needlework store.
0.20 mile(s) from Country Cousin, Fun affordable fashion, giftsand home decor. One not to miss!
0.20 mile(s) from The Toy Store, hot new games, green toys for babies & kids, madame Alexander, Thomas the Train,Lego's, Tech deck, just to name a few brands they carry.
0.20 mile(s) from Giacobbi Square, Atkinson's Market grocery & flower store, Chateau Drug & hardware store, The Kitchen store, Print shop, T's & Temptations and Chicken Lipps children store are located here.
0.25 mile(s) from The Gold Mine, Famous thrift store donations help the community library.
0.50 mile(s) from Worth Repeating, Consignment store: Clothing, shoes, furniture, art work, accessories etc.
0.60 mile(s) from Consign Design, Upscale consignment shop for clothing, furniture and art work.
0.40 mile(s) from Sturtevants, Clothing, accessories, sales & rent bikes, skis and snowboards. Neighborhood sporting goods and outfitter guide shop.
0.40 mile(s) from PK's Ski and Sports, Clothing, accessories, ski, snowboard rentals and sales. Rental equipment and ski tune, delivery available for our guests. They also offer 10% off rentals.
0.40 mile(s) from Lost River Outfitters, Guides, gear, accessories and clothing.
0.05 mile(s) Complimentary mountain rides bus system, servicing the Ketchum and Sun Valley areas. Bus to Hailey and Bellevue has a small fee.
12 mile(s) from Friedman Memorial Airport
148 mile(s) from Boise Air Terminal, 148 miles from Boise Airport. 150 miles from Idaho Falls Airport. 280 miles from Salt Lake City International Airport. Car Rentals available at each airport.
90.00 mile(s) from Joslin Field Magic Valley Regional Airport, car rentals available