Planning a conference is a big undertaking. Hosting your event at the KBS Conference Center will take the stress out of your event and your guests will certainly enjoy what our picturesque destination has to offer. Here at the Conference Center, our amazing location and personal, attentive service will help make your event superb. Conference Center & Manor House Brochure.
The Conference Center offers several different lodging options on-site with convenient access to the meeting and dining rooms, as well as our wide variety of recreation activities to make your stay a true retreat.
Our chef features locally grown produce and has extensive experience with dietary restrictions. Casual dining for breakfast, lunch, and dinner is available in McCrary Dining Hall overlooking beautiful Gull Lake. Formal dining is available at the Kellogg Manor. Please click here for more information about dining.
Whether you need an auditorium with classroom-style seating or an executive boardroom, we are happy to accommodate your group with full-service meeting assistance year-round. Please click here for more information about meeting rooms.
During your stay at the Conference Center, you will have so many options for wonderful recreational activities during your downtime. Enjoy swimming, fishing in Gull Lake (with license), volleyball, soccer, and basketball. Take a walk along the trails on our quarter-mile lakefront. Go bird-watching at the W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary, tell stories around a bonfire, watch a beautiful sunset over the lake, or stay up late to stargaze. There are so many ways to enjoy nature on our property!
Click here for a map of all our recreational activities on site.
Click here for the local weather forecast.
To respect all our guests, KBS has a no pet policy. KBS as with all of Michigan State University is a tobacco free campus.
Spa and Casino
- Kellogg Bird Sanctuary
- Binder Park Zoo
- Fort Custer Recreation Area
- Full Blast Fun Park
- Sherman Lake YMCA
Theatre and Arts
Skiing and Snowboarding
Local Public Golf Courses
- Gull Lake Golf Courses (Gull Lake View, Stonehedge, and Bedford Valley)
- Lake Doster (Plainwell)
- Island Hills (Centerville)
- Marywood Golf Club (Battle Creek)
- Thornapple Creek (Kalamazoo)
- Angel’s Crossing (Vicksburg)
- Binder Park Golf (Battle Creek)
- The Medalist (Marshall)