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Higher Ground Hotel - Independence

200 North Delaware Street, Independence, Missouri, United States, 64050  show map
 3 stars
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Higher Ground Hotel - Independence

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services
Spa and relaxation

Massage

Spa & wellness centre

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Lift

Overview

Higher Ground Hotel is a classic place to stay in a busy area, 2.1 km away from Leila\'s Hair Museum.

The hotel is approximately 15 minutes' walk from Harry S. Truman Library and Museum. The distance between Independence city center and the property is 1 km.

Guests can easily get to Fairfax Municipal airport, which is about 20 minutes drive away.

Rooms

Higher Ground Hotel provides 31 guestrooms appointed with cable television, a refrigerator, a seating area, a work desk and blackout drapes for a pleasant stay in Independence. Rooms come with the garden view. They also have private bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

UP DOG with American specialties is just around the corner.

Services

Business facilities feature computer equipment, a business center and a meeting room.

Relax

Such on-site leisure facilities as a picnic area and a library are available for the guests' use.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Vending machines

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • Breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Children's buffet
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Game room

Spa & Leisure

  • Karaoke
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Library

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Toilet

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

200 North Delaware Street, Independence, Missouri, United States, 64050

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Airports
  • Fairfax Municipal (KCK)
    7.7 mi
  • Downtown (MKC)
    9.3 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Cafe Verona
    1900 ft
  • Dave's Bakery (cuisine: American)
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    31

Rooms and availability

Higher Ground Hotel photos Room
Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Telephone
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King Room
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    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 2 King-size beds

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King Suite
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    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Family Room
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    2 persons

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  • General:Seating area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
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  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV

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Local attractions

  • Kauffman Stadium4.2 mi
    1 Royal Way One Royal Way, 64141-6969, Kansas City, Missouri
  • Kansas City Museum6.5 mi
    3218 Gladstone Blvd
  • American Jazz Museum 7.4 mi
    1616 E 18th St
  • Arrowhead Stadium4.4 mi
    1 Arrowhead Dr
  • Negro Leagues Baseball Museum7.4 mi
    1616 E 18th St

Near the hotel

  • Harry S Truman National Historic Site200 ft
    223 N Main St

    Restaurants nearby

    • Cafe Verona1900 ft

      Address: 206 W Lexington Ave
      Phone: 816-833-0044

      86% likes this, based on 74 reviews
      Price Range: USD 30 - USD 30

    • UP DOG2100 ft

      Address: 114 LIBERTY ST

      70% likes this, based on 20 reviews

    • Clinton's Soda Fountain2300 ft

      Address: 100 W Maple Ave
      Phone: 816-833-2046

      70% likes this, based on 51 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    • Dave's Bakery1800 ft

      Address: 214 W Maple

      60% likes this, based on 7 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    • Court House Exchange2200 ft

      Address: 113 W. Lexington

      77% likes this, based on 25 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      31

    Higher Ground Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Higher Ground Hotel

    9.0
    SuperbBased on27 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      Thanks for a wonderful stay. We loved the large room since there were 3 of us, and the location was great for the reasons we were there. We would book again if we return someday.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Location was excellent for my purpose, the garden was lovely, staff was attentive in a slacker sort of way, not bad just not a bundle of energy,

      The hotel guide had so many rules it was almost like staying at mom and dad's house and the rules so strongly listed would be common courtesy manners to most travelers. The door belong locked when we arrived and we had to buzz in was unexpected (and this was late afternoon).

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      The rooms are spacious, very clean and newly renovated. Very friendly staff.

      The location in Independence is questionable: It seems that the neighbourhood a few crossroads away is run down with oddish people on the street.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      I loved they homey atmosphere! The room were a nice size, and it was the perfect location for the things we wanted to see in Independence. I highly recommend it!

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The hotel is very comfortable and very clean. Also, the garden was beautiful and a wonderful place to relax.

      There isn't anything I didn't like about the hotel.

    • Couple
      9.6

      Loved the staff and decor. Very cute and homey. GREAT placement right near Independence Square which is lovely to walk around.

      Continental breakfast a bit lacking.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Was upgraded to King size room. Very pleasant room, very clean. Staff were very obliging and helpful. Breakfast adequate. Would highly recommend. Many historic sites very close to the hotel in Independence

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      It is comfortable, well decorated, quiet and centrally located close to historic civil war and Truman era cites. AndI it is just a short drive to the Kansas City attractions.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Room was very spacious and comfortable. Staff was exceptionally friendly. Nice quiet neighborhoof.

      The people in the next room were very loud and noisy. Not the hotels fault though.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      For our purposes it was close to the CoC locations... And also to the shops where we ate on several occasions. The availability of a continental breakfast was good. That for the most part was an adequate start to each day. I did appreciate the special attention offered at check in (larger bedroom) The WiFi availability was especially helpful... and gave no problems. * I did note that when the computer was connected, it disabled the phone. This was no problem but others less technically aware may not realise that this can happen.

      Excellent value for money. Couldn't fault any aspect of our stay.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The room was very clean. Bed comfortable and breakfast excellent. Gorgeous gardens and friendly informative hosts. We loved the location as we were there to do all the Truman things and were right across the street. We also loved the WW1 museum.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Garden, Room, location, cleanliness

      breakfast could have been better, more options, hot food

    • Single
      10.0

      Having an owner proprietor who has pride in his facility, and knowledge of the surrounding area, is definitely a positive experience for the guest who stay at The Higher Ground Hotel. 'K' and Rita are welcoming, helpful, and receptive to your needs.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Friendliness, location, layout of hotel

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      I loved the cleanliness and the uniqueness of the hotel. It was well appointed and also very quiet. The hotel was located across the street from Harry Truman's house so it felt quaint. The location was wonderful and the closeness of excellent restaurants was nice. There was also a beautiful garden on the propert which was very well maintained and peaceful. If you need a place to stay this hotel was a real gem.

      I loved this hotel!

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Higher Ground Hotel - Independence Independence location
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    Hotel Address:

    200 North Delaware Street, Independence, Missouri, United States, 64050

    Get directions
    Airports
    • Fairfax Municipal (KCK)
      7.7 mi
    • Downtown (MKC)
      9.3 mi
    • Bus stop
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Cafe Verona
      1900 ft
    • Dave's Bakery (cuisine: American)
      1800 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      31