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Anyone looking to stay in Kansas City — otherwise known as the Heart of America — will find plentiful entertainment and enormous hotel discounts compared to other major cities. Before covering three very different choices in regards to Kansas City Lodging, let’s first go over what there is to do in Kansas City. The most visited sites are the Kansas Speedway, Arrowhead Stadium, Royals Stadium, the Kansas City Zoo, and the Kansas City Jazz Museum. There are also many other attractions that will be covered below.

If you’re looking to stay in downtown Kansas City, the decision is easy. It’s the Hotel Phillips. This hotel isn’t only a historic landmark, but it has received a AAA Four Diamond Award for several consecutive years. This infamous Kansas City hotel was built in 1931. It offers a blend of contemporary luxury and art deco. Right when you enter the hotel you know you’re somewhere special. A 75-year-old golden statue overlooks a grand dual staircase. The Hotel Phillips is also the ideal location for business meetings, as well as weddings. There are several private boardrooms and there’s an art deco ballroom. For those wishing to gather more information on this spectacular wedding venue, they can contact wedding coordinator Allyson Boshinski at 816-221-7000. Even if you’re just staying for a night and need to stay in for a meal, you will be more than pleased with 12 Baltimore, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Some basic features for the Hotel Phillips are room service, high-speed internet access, and valet parking. It’s also within walking distance of the Convention Center District and Performing Arts Center. The Hotel Phillips is one of the most expensive Kansas City lodging options at only $150 per night.

Those who would prefer to stay south of the city should look into Embassy Suites. This hotel is 15 minutes south of downtown yet near the Kansas Speedway, Nelson Atkins Art Museum, Kansas City Jazz Museum, Starlight Theater, and Woodlands Race Track. You can also walk to Country Club Plaza and Historic Westport. This Kansas City Embassy Suites hotel aims for comfort more than anything else. Many rooms have two televisions, two phones, high-speed internet access, a refrigerator, a coffee maker, a microwave, and a balcony. When not in your room, you can take advantage of the fitness center, indoor pool, sauna, and steam room. This hotel is 25 minutes from the Kansas City International Airport. Rooms cost an average of $149 per night.

Moving to the north side and a good 20 minutes from downtown is the Super 8 KC. This is the perfect location for those traveling with family. Not only do rooms cost as low as $59.99 per night, but it’s adjacent to Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun. Adults who like to gamble will also be pleased. The casinos are only 2-3 miles away. Arrowhead Stadium and Royals Stadium are 7 miles away. When you feel like just relaxing and saving money, there is a spacious outdoor pool.

These Kansas City hotels/motels should meet the needs of every traveler. Regardless of where you choose to stay, Kansas City is a hidden gem of a city that shouldn’t be missed.

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