THE RAPHAEL

325 Ward Pkwy., Kansas City, MO 64112 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
4 Star Downtown Hotel in Jackson County
39.03992-94.59127
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4.5/ 5

Based on 554 guest reviews

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  • The Avg. Group Saves 9.2%!
  • Access to gym on-site
  • 126 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 9 floors in property
  • 85 suites in property
  • Check out: 12:00pm
  • Group score of 10.0/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in property

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Check Rates1 King Mini Fridge 290sqft 26sqm Wireless in Ternet Complimentary Wired Internet Complime Ntary Coff
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Check RatesAAA Rate AAA Membership Card Required Guest Room 1 King Plaza View
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Check RatesAAA Rate AAA Membership Card Required Guest Room 2 Queen Sofa Bed Plaza View
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Check RatesAAA Rate AAA Membership Card Required Presidential Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Partial Plaza View
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Check RatesAAA Rate AAA Membership Card Required Studio 1 King Sofa Bed
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Check RatesAAA Rate AAA Membership Card Required Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Plaza View
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Check RatesPlaza View 1 King Mini Fridge 290sqft 26sqm Wireless Internet Complimentary Wired Intern Et Complime
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Check RatesPlaza View 2 Queen Sofa Bed Mini Fridge Liv Ing Sitting Area Wireless Internet Compliment Ary Wired
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Check RatesPlaza View Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Mini Fridge 480sqft 43sqm 575sqft 52sqm Living Sitting A Rea Wirele
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Check RatesPresidential Suite 1 King Bed with Sofa Bed
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Check RatesPresidential Suite Partial Plaza View 1 King Sofa Bed Whirlpool Fits 2 Mini Fridge 640sq Ft 58sqm Li
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Check RatesRate in Full (see terms) Guest Room 1 King
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Check RatesRomance Package Includes Breakfast For 2 Guests (see terms) Guest Room 1 King
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Check RatesRomance Package Includes Breakfast For 2 Guests (see terms) Guest Room 1 King Plaza View
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Check RatesRomance Package Includes Breakfast For 2 Guests (see terms) Guest Room 2 Queen Sofa Bed Plaza View
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Check RatesRomance Package Includes Breakfast For 2 Guests (see terms) Presidential Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Parti
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Check RatesRomance Package Includes Breakfast For 2 Guests (see terms) Studio 1 King Sofa Bed
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Check RatesRomance Package Includes Breakfast For 2 Guests (see terms) Suite 1 King Sofa Bed
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Check RatesRomance Package Includes Breakfast For 2 Guests (see terms) Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Plaza View
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Check RatesSpa Package Includes Breakfast (see terms) Guest Room 1 King
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Check RatesSpa Package Includes Breakfast (see terms) Guest Room 1 King Plaza View
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Check RatesSpa Package Includes Breakfast (see terms) Guest Room 2 Queen Sofa Bed Plaza View
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Check RatesSpa Package Includes Breakfast (see terms) Presidential Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Partial Plaza View
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Check RatesSpa Package Includes Breakfast (see terms) Studio 1 King Sofa Bed
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Check RatesSpa Package Includes Breakfast (see terms) Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Plaza View
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Check RatesStandard Room 1 King Bed
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Check RatesStay For Breakfast Rate Includes (see terms) Guest Room 1 King
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Check RatesStay For Breakfast Rate Includes (see terms) Guest Room 1 King Plaza View
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Check RatesStay For Breakfast Rate Includes (see terms) Guest Room 2 Queen Sofa Bed Plaza View
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Check RatesStay For Breakfast Rate Includes (see terms) Presidential Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Partial Plaza View
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Check RatesStay For Breakfast Rate Includes (see terms) Studio 1 King Sofa Bed
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Check RatesStay For Breakfast Rate Includes (see terms) Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Plaza View
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Check RatesStudio 1 King Bed with Sofa Bed
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Check RatesStudio Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Mini Fridge 37 0sqft 33sqm 425sqft 38sqm Living Sitting Area Wireless I
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed with Sofa Bed View
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Check RatesSuite 1 King Sofa Bed Mini Fridge 480sqft 4 3sqm 485sqft 44sqm Living Sitting Area Wirele Ss Interne
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Local Attractions

Country Club Plaza, Kansas City Board of Trade, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kemper Museum of Art, Sprint Center, Bartle Hall, Kansas City Zoo, Westport, Kauffman Performing Arts Center

Customer Reviews of The Raphael

4.5 out of 5.Based on 554 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Voted the 31st best hotel in the world by Travel & Leisure in their Top 500 Hotels in the World Rankings in 2011. The Raphael offers a uniquely Kansas City experience. It combines the distinct character of a locally significant landmark and vintage Midwestern hospitality with contemporary amenities and comforts. Welcome to a one of a kind boutique hotel in Kansas City's favorite neighborhood, the historic Country Club Plaza.The Raphael Hotel has two state of the art meeting spaces to host a wide range of events. The stately Blue Beacon Boardroom sits up to fourteen guests and is well appointed with the finest equipment and amenities. The Plaza View Meeting Room overlooks the Country Club Plaza and has the versatilty to host an elegant sit down dinner for 40 people or a business seminar for up to 30 guests.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:4:00pm
Check Out:12:00pm
Year of Last Renovation:2009
Floors:9
Rooms:126
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:126
Handicap Rooms:2
Suites:85
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:2 View Spaces
Meeting Space:835 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 50 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:11am- 12am
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours individualGroups per agreed upon contract
Nightly Parking:free
Typical Group Deposit:250
Total Taxes:15.22%
Total Misc Fees:$1.73 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.72%
Occupancy Tax: 1.73 Per Night
City Tax: 7.50%
Food and Beverage Tax: 9.73%
Audio Visual Tax: 7.73%
Porterage Fee: 3.00 Per Item
Additional Person Fee:20.00 Per Person (3rd or more person)
Food and Beverage Service Charge:22.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge:22.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees:75.00 Per Function
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:19.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:22.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:28.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:22.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:20.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:18.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:55.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:55.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 8.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 8.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:30.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 3.00 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 4.00 Per Person
Banquet Hosted Bar:18.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

MCI 25 miles (approx. $55.00 one-way taxi or town car fare)

Local Shuttle Info: Super Shuttle $18.00 one-way, $32.00 round-trip

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Raphael Hotel

Group vs. Individual Rates at The Raphael

Rate fluctuations of The Raphael

The chart above shows trends of prices for both our group rates and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was placed. The best group/meeting rate displayed is 27.6% in the month of September 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $344 in the month of September 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at The Raphael in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Raphael

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Raphael.

Feel free to use the The Raphael meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Kansas City event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Plaza View Meeting Room31 x 16 x 851040/----242420----/----50--
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Plaza View Meeting Room

Lovely room with large windows overlooking the historic Country Club Plaza -- lots of good light. Gracious in design and amenities, The Raphael Hotel's Plaza View Meeting Room accommodates 24 for classroom functions, 20-24 u-shaped, 24 conference style, 40 for banquet dining and 50 for receptions. The adjacent Blue Beacon Boardroom can function as a break-out room, if needed.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
510 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
31 x 16 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$450.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$450.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$450.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$450.00 USD
Room Rental Discount eligible with certain Food & Beverage minimums for eligible dates.
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Blue Beacon Boardroom20 x 16 x 18325--/----------12--/--------
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Blue Beacon Boardroom

The Raphael Hotel's Blue Beacon Boardroom is a beautifully appointed room featuring an executive conference table that seats up to 12 persons. Wide, comfortable leather executive chairs and state-of-the-art technology add to the professional and elegant ambiance of the room. The Blue Beacon Boardroom can also be set for small receptions.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
325 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
20 x 16 x 18 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
18
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$250.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$250.00 USD
Room Rental Discount eligible with certain Food & Beverage minimums for eligible dates.
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