HIGHER GROUND HOTEL

HIGHER GROUND HOTEL

200 North Delaware St., Independence, MO 64050 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
2.5 Star Suburban Hotel in Jackson County
39.093-94.42374
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Very Good
4.5/ 5

Based on 100 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast
  • Avg. Group Discount of 6.1%!
  • 30 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Hotel has 3 suites
  • Check-out: 11 AM
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 2 conference rooms in property

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Room Types

Check RatesStandard Room 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Harry S Truman Home, Truman Library, National Frontier Trails Museum, Bingham-Waggoner Estate, Vaile Mansion, Community of Christ International Headquarters Complex, Mormon Visitor Center, World of Fun, Oceans of Fun, Kansas City Zoo

Customer Reviews of Higher Ground Hotel

4.5 out of 5.Based on 100 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Charming hotel located in the heart of historic Independence, MO. 31 rooms ranging in size from one bed to 2 kings . secure entrance after dark, free wi-fi, Direct TV, complimentary continental breakfast, smoke-free environment, friendly staff. Within walking distance of the Independence Square where you can enjoy shopping and dining. Many other attractions a short distance away.Hotel has been totally remodeled in 2010. Very attractive rooms and public areas. Located in beautiful Victorian neighborhood. Walking distance to fine dining, movies and other attractions.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:2:00 PM
Check Out:11 AM
Year of Last Renovation:2010
Floors:3
Rooms:30
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:30
Handicap Rooms:1
Suites:3
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:2 View Spaces
Meeting Space:2100 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 80 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:1.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual Reservation-24 hoursGroup Reservation-1 week
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:200.00
Total Taxes:14.22%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Games room
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Kansas City International Airport approx 45 minutes. One-way taxi has been running around $60.00 plus tip

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free hot breakfast with eggs and meat products, fruit, cereal, yogert, bread, juice, coffee and tea.

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Higher Ground Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Higher Ground Hotel

The graph above is seasonality of room rates for both group quotes and the lowest online individual rates our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was entered. The lowest group deal shown is 10.9% in January 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $96 in the month of May 2014. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Higher Ground Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Higher Ground Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Higher Ground Hotel.

Feel free to use the Higher Ground Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Independence 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
Higher Ground Hall40 x 40 x 81600--/80--7543514311/--100100100
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Higher Ground Hall

Our Event Space has Disco lighting, a stage with stage lighting, fog machine, Kereokee machine and sound equipment with 5 disc player. It can be arranged so there are tables and a dance floor. There is also a large HD Television in the room. It is an especially fun place for parties of any kind.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1600 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
40 x 40 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$750.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$500.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$250.00 USD
10% discount is you also rent 10 rooms. Discount applies to total bill.

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