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Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens

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I've Been in Love for 50+ Years

I got my first peek at Stan Hywet when I was a child. We drove by it on the way to Grandma... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shari A
Walton Hills, Ohio
A magical place of the rich in the past.

Love all the rooms and the "modern" converniences of the day. The huge ballroom where they... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
marlene s
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Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens is open April-December. Located in Akron, Ohio, is the former home of F.A. Seiberling, the co-founder of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, and his family. Completed in 1915, Stan Hywet is the one of the most important...more
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714 N Portage Path, Akron, OH 44303-1363
+1 888-836-5533
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to the manor and did the self tour. It was intersting but our son was slightly bored and wanted to rush through it but still enjoyed it.

Thank ecross002
Reviewed 2 days ago

I got my first peek at Stan Hywet when I was a child. We drove by it on the way to Grandma & Grandpa's. It seemed slightly scary & was a little run down by then. Later it was taken over by the Foundation &...More

Thank Shari A
Reviewed 2 days ago

Love all the rooms and the "modern" converniences of the day. The huge ballroom where they entertained. The sleeping porches. etc. Love the grounds absolutely beautiful. A place to dream about - so easy to place the family here in my mind. The volunteer guides...More

Thank marlene s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour and gardens are beautiful. The fall foliage is awesome and the grape harbor is always the best. A Akron Landmark. Look forward to Christmas View..

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on 28 Aug. Had friends visiting from England. We were all very impressed with the the manor and gardens. We took the self-guided tour. There were staff throughout to answer any questions you may have. The manor was very impressive, and had lots...More

Thank TravelerELO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three key dad n two adults went on the Youth Tour. It was from a young boy’s view of living in the Seiberling mansion in the early 1900’s. The shortened tour was perfect. Tour guide was patient and answered all questions. Although I had been...More

Thank Grandma_Hinckley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful venue for the Ohio Region Classic Car Club of America Father’s Day Car Show. The property is very well maintained and the flower gardens are beautiful. Visited the newer butterfly exhibits. Very interesting. The mansion is amazing reflecting authentic era furnishings. It amazing to...More

Thank R4246TQjamesc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Step back in time and see how the captains of industry lived and played. Wonderful gardens to walk around.

Thank Bandersnatch911
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stan Hywet is a place everyone needs to visit when in the Akron area. The history of the home, Akron, and the rubber companies are all shared during the tour.

Thank cbarnett38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The volunteers are wonderful and inviting us as guests on this ultra rich experience. There are many available rooms to see in the mansion. You will take lots of pictures although no video. There is considerable walking so it may not be appealing to physical...More

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Response from maddieeeeee416 | Reviewed this property |
Well, the Courtyard Akron is a definite must if you're looking for class, but if you're looking for something a little less pricey, I would try the DoubleTree in Fairlawn.
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