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    Higher Ground Hotel

    200 N Delaware St, Independence, MO 64050-2633
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good25%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    My husband and I desired a Kansas City honeymoon on a budget, but we didn't look at AirBnB early enough to secure Labor Day accommodations and we didn't particularly want to stay in a cheap motel. Hence, Higher Ground. Although we weren't really there for...More

    Thank stephiegust
    Response from moretajunehartman, General Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 23 June 2017

    Thank you for your kind words about our hotel. We are centrally located and walking distance to 9 restaurants and shops. Also all of the Harry Truman sites. Sorry, you were offended by the political views of our breakfast attendant. It is never ok to...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is very clean, quiet and comfortable. The added bonuses of its lovely garden, its location in a historic district--within walking distance to downtown attractions--made it perfect for our stay in Independence. The owners' attention and care are obvious in every detail. We're sure...More

    Thank Jannie B
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 12 June 2017

    Thank you so much for your kind words. We work hard to make sure that our guests are comfortable and thier needs are met. We work hard every day to make sure that hotel is clean and well cared for in the small details, like...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    We booked a room at Higher Ground through Expedia for a Friday night. We ended up having cancel due to a (true) family emergency. I called the hotel on Thursday evening at 6:30 pm to cancel and the man I spoke with was so rude...More

    Thank Phoebe L
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 10 June 2017

    Sorry that you were unable to keep your reservation. You must understand that we get a lot of people that call at the last minute and tell us some story to get out of the cancellation fee. Sometimes it is hard to listen to them...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    This hotel is terrific if you are looking for a safe, quiet, comfortable place near Kansas City. It is in the historical district of Independence--lots to see! We had a "handicap room" that was perfect for our needs--even the toilet paper is soft!:) The staff...More

    Thank mo2luv6
    Reviewed 19 May 2017

    We stay here whenever we are in the KC area. It's great for taking in a game or heading down Truman Rd to the heart of KC, either one is just a short 10 to 15 minute drive. The hotel is very clean and has...More

    Thank dakotamoss
    Response from moretajunehartman, Owner at Higher Ground HotelResponded 20 May 2017

    Thank you for your kind words. We work hard to make sure our guests are comfortable. We appreciate you staying with us a Higher Ground and look forward to seeing you again.

    Best Western Truman Inn
    505 reviews
    #5 of 18 hotels in Independence
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    #20 of 109 hotels in Kansas City
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    Awards & Recognition
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$119 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    Room & Suite (20)
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    Hotel & Grounds (43)
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    Best Western Country Inn - North
    415 reviews
    13.80 km away
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    Nearby Attractions
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    25 June 2016|
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    Response from Marylou R | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know. You could call the front desk and I'm sure they would tell you. I imagine there may be some State regulations regarding your question.
    10 April 2016|
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    Response from Annette H | Reviewed this property |
    Ours did not. Full size refrigerator in basement kitchen area. Looked like guests were using for beverages?
    14 October 2015|
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    Response from moretajunehartman | Property representative |
    3.9 miles. We have a route that brings you right to the parking lot entrance.
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    "Inside rooms have no windows"
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    "Near the courtyard worked for me."
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    "Great value, quiet, safe, clean, accommodating staff, off-street parking."
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    "Be advised that all rooms don't have windows."
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