Higher Ground Hotel - Independence

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

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Picnic area/ Tables

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Higher Ground Hotel is a 2-star venue set just 1.6 km from Independence Park Maintenance, CoCo Key Water Resort and Kauffman Stadium. The business hotel in Independence attracts guests with its Liberty architecture.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot.

Higher Ground Hotel is within a 15-minute drive to Fairfax Municipal airport.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of double room and family room with dark-wood furnishing. They feature cable TV, blackout drapes, a work desk, a fridge and a seating area. The guestrooms look out on the garden. Guests can make use of a bathtub, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Dave's Bakery and Cafe Verona are situated in a historic area, about 550 meters from the venue.

Services

The property offers computer equipment, a business center and a meeting room for the use of guests.

Relax

A playroom and board games are available for children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Barbeque grills
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Bottled water

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 7.50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

200 North Delaware Street, Independence, United States, 64050

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City Center
  • Independence
    2700 ft
Airports
  • 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

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Higher Ground Hotel - Independence Independence location
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        Hotel Address:

        200 North Delaware Street, Independence, United States, 64050

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Independence
          2700 ft
        Airports
        • 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

        Higher Ground Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Independence Tourism - 2300 ft
        • Vaile Mansion - 1.0 mi

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 2300 ft

        Historical sites

        • Custodian of MO Historical - 2000 ft
        • Harry S Truman National Hstrc - 2300 ft
        • Bingham Waggoner Estate - 2700 ft

        Stadiums

        • Roper Stadium - 1.6 mi

        Museums

        • Children's Art Institute - 1700 ft
        • Jackson County Historical - 2300 ft
        • National Frontier Trails Ctr - 2700 ft
        • Harry S Truman Library/museum - 3000 ft
        • Harry S Truman Library - 3000 ft

        Parks

        • National Park Svc - 2300 ft
        • Parks Administration - 3700 ft
        • Independence Park Maintenance - 5000 ft

        Halls

        • Reception Hall - 1400 ft
        • Veterans of Foreign Wars - 1.3 mi
        • Loyal Order of Moose - 1.7 mi

        Universities, Institutes

        • Adam and Eve College of Beauty - 1400 ft
        • Graceland University - 2700 ft
        • Blue River Community College - 4000 ft
        • Independence College - 5000 ft
        • International University - 1.2 mi
        • University Extension Ctrs - 1.4 mi
        • Park University - 2.5 mi

        Medical care and Hospitals

        • Independence Reg Health Ctr - 3000 ft
        • Medical Center Of Independence - 2.8 mi

        National Parks

        Local attractions

        • Vaile Mansion - 1.1 mi
          1500 North Liberty Street, Independence
        • Midwest Genealogy Center - 3.2 mi
          3440 S. Lee's Summit Road, Independence
        • Municipal Auditorium - 6.3 mi
          13th St., Kansas City
        • Leila's Hair Museum - 1.3 mi
          1333 S Noland Rd., Independence
        • CoCo Key Water Resort - 3.8 mi
          9103 East 39th Street, Kansas City

        Near the hotel

        • Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum - 2400 ft
          217 North Main Street, Independence
        • Chicago & Alton Railroad Depot - 2800 ft
          318 West Pacific Avenue, Independence
        • National Frontier Trails Museum - 2800 ft
          318 W Pacific, Independence
        • Harry S. Truman Library and Museum - 3200 ft
          500 W. US Hwy. 24, Independence

        Restaurants nearby

        • Cafe Verona - 1900 ft

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

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

        • UP DOG - 2000 ft

          Address: 114 LIBERTY ST

          70% likes this, based on 20 reviews

        • Clinton's Soda Fountain - 2300 ft

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

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

        • Dave's Bakery - 1800 ft

          Address: 214 W Maple

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

        • Court House Exchange - 2200 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
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        Higher Ground Hotel Reviews

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

        Average guest rating

        9.0out of 10
        Superb
        Based on 27 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
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        200 North Delaware Street, Independence, United States, 64050

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Independence
          2700 ft
        Airports
        • 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