Best Western on the River

401 North 3rd St., Hannibal, MO 63401 United States (USA) near Exit 157 on I-72 (~0.8mi)
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2.0 Star Property
39.712170-91.358960
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Best Western launches the We Care Clean℠ program: Best Western's We Care Clean program expands upon the brand's trusted and industry-leading I Care Clean® standards, as well as the enhanced cleaning protocols put in place at the onslaught of COVID-19. The We Care Clean program includes heightened and comprehensive cleanliness and social distancing standards - all in an effort to improve safety and reassure customers that Best Western is committed to their health and wellbeing.
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Based on 926 guest reviews

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  • Has an indoor pool!
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Hotel has 107 rooms
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • 2 suites in hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00PM
  • Group booking rating of 9.0/10
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed 32 Inch LCD Television High Speed Internet Accessible Microwave and Refrigerator, Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Full Breakfast Accessible Sofa Bed
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Check Rates1 King Bed Full Breakfast Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker
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Check Rates1 King Bed Mobility Accessible Bathtub Sofa Bed Full Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed 32 Inch LCD Television High Speed Internet Accessible Microwave and Refrigerator, Coffee
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed Full Breakfast Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds 32 Inch LCD Television High Speed Internet Accessible Microwave and Refrigerator, Coffe
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Accessible
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Accessible Roll in Shower
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Breakfast Free WiFi, Microwave, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Mobility Accessible Bathtub Full Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Mobility Accessible Roll in Shower Full Breakfast
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Check RatesAccessible 2 King Full Breakfast Accessible Roll in Shower Microwave, Refrigerator
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Check RatesAccessible 2 King Mobility Accessible Roll in Shower Microwave and Refrigerator Full Breakfast
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Check RatesSuite 1 Queen Bed Full Breakfast Free WiFi Jetted Tub Microwave, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker
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Check RatesSuite 1 Queen Bed Jacuzzi 32 Inch LCD Television High Speed Internet Accessible Microwave and Refrig
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Local Attractions

Mark Twain Home & Museum Mark Twain Cave Mississippi River Boat Cruise Molly Brown Home

Verified Reviews of Best Western on the River

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Was disappointed to be put in adjacent building."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
I liked being within walking distance to all the sites but I didn't like being put in an adjacent building where we had to cross a parking lot and street to get to main hotel. breakfast left a lot to be desired.. Nothing worth eating. terrible. I think a discount should be offered if guests are going to put into that other building. .otherwise okay visit.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
30-Jul-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jul 28 to Fri Jul 30 2021 at a $139.99 average nightly rate.
"Great Location"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Everything we wanted to do was in walking distance or a short drive from the hotel. Our room was comfortable and had all the advertised ammenities except hot breakfast, which may have been a holdover Covid protocol. We enjoyed our stay.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
09-Jun-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Jun 07 to Wed Jun 09 2021 at a $108.12 average nightly rate.
"Appropriate"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Clean. Nice and helpful staff. They know area and events well.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
12-Mar-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Mar 11 to Fri Mar 12 2021 at a $100.99 average nightly rate.
"Amazing and quiet."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Love the room and the privacy and yet informative staff. Thank you!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Jun-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jun 26 to Sat Jun 27 2020 at a $117.99 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 926 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to BEST WESTERN On the River! LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! We are one block up from historic downtown Hannibal and two blocks up from the Mississippi River. The hotel is within walking distance of the Mark Twain Boyhood Home, The Mark Twain Museum and The Mark Twain Riverboat which offers daily seasonal cruises and a wonderful catered dinner cruise that lasts for 2 hours! The unsinkable Molly Brown home is just around the corner. We have a seasonal Trolley that will take you to all the destinations and you can be dropped off and picked back up on the next trip through. Plus many different bars and restaurants within walking distance. which include our newest Riverside Restaurant, The famous LaBinnah Bistro, The Brick Oven, Mark Twain Brewing Company, Java Jive, Christian Ambiance Café, Becky Thatcher's Diner, Mark Twain Dinette, Rumor Has It, Ole Planters Restaurant, Finn's Food and Spirits, and La Azotea Cocktail Lounge,and several that are only one mile away, and several that will deliver right to your room if you do not want to get out again after a long drive. Downtown also offers a variety of specialty shoppes such as antiques, boutiques, beauty salons, an art gallery, a gelato shop and book stores. There is also a local B&B Theater that opened in 2009, that has been recently updated to reclining seats and now serving alcohol. Our historic district has just opened The General Store which is an Amish store where home baked goods and canning items, along with handmade items, this is a wonderful new store. We also have one of the finest quilting shops, The Hickory Stick. We have bus loads of women from all over the US that come to visit this store, and return every year. Along with the movie theater Bluff City opened in 2015 and puts on a variety of plays throughout the year. Hannibal has a minor league baseball team called the Cavemen and they host games during the summer at Clemens Field, which is less than a mile from the Best Western On the River. We are also only two miles away from popular tourist attractions like Mark Twain Cave and family fun park Sawyer's Creek.The Best Western On the River's main building includes an indoor pool and hot tub, exercise room, free high speed fiber internet, river view rooms and a free hot breakfast that includes: eggs,hash browns,bacon or sausage, biscuits and gravy,oatmeal,packaged danishes,bagels, cinnamon raisin bread,fresh fruit, packaged fruit, yogurt, and gluten free items available. Thirty additional rooms have been added to the Best Western On the River. The new building opened in 2015 and is right next door from the main building. All rooms on the second and third floor of the new building have river views. and twenty-four of the thirty rooms offer TWO King beds. The new building also has fiber internet (wired and wireless), its own free hot breakfast, exercise room and guest laundry area. Come Stay with us, and enjoy the attractions America's Hometown has to offer! Visit our yearly upcoming events on visit Hannibal, MO on the internet. We would be delighted to have you as a guest!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00PM
Check Out: 11:00AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2016
Floors: 3
Rooms: 107
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 109
Handicap Rooms: 1
Suites: 2
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 600 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 75 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 2.0 Mi
Pool Info:
Both of our pools indoor and outdoor are open from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, unless there is inclement weather and or lightening. We also have an indoor hot tub that is open 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hrs. PS - Windows - some of them open not all.
Nightly Parking: free
Typical Group Deposit: $500.00
Total Taxes: 14.38%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.60%
City Tax: 6.00%

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Travellers cheques accepted

Airport & Shuttle Information

St Louis, Mo is 100 miles away from the Best Western Hotel. Quincy, Il is 20 miles away and Hannibal has a private airport which is 5 miles away.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Our breakfast is free.We have a buffet style breakfast from 6:30 am to 9:30 am.We typically serve the following: biscuits and sausage gravy, bacon or sausage, scrambled eggs, hash browns, waffles, fresh fruit, packaged fruit, packaged pastries, oatmeal, bagels,and we have gluten free items as well.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

We have free parking for our guests, in the lots next to the building. We ask that each room to park only 1 vehicle in the lot, and any additional will need to be parked on the street.We do have bus/coach parking at our annex building next door.

Internet / WiFI

All of our rooms and lobby areas have free internet access. We have 2 areas for wired internet as well. Our business center is located in the lobby as well.

Cleaning Policies

Prior to the stay, remove non-essential items from guest rooms, such as flowers, notepad,pens, hotel services advertisements, coffee table books, menus, or other items typicallydisplayed in the room.• Remove guest room decorative throw pillows and bed scarfs, and do not put items backinto service until the local health department has issued guidance on the topic.• If housekeeping services are requested during the stay over:o Insist guests leave the room during any stay over service so as to limit contact withemployees and honor social distancing recommendations.o Wear disposable gloves and protective masks. Discard disposable gloves after eachroom cleaning. Gloves should be dedicated for cleaning and disinfecting surfacesand should not be used for other purposes. Clean hands (e.g., use hand sanitizer orwash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds) immediately after glovesare removed.o Open windows and doors and turn on air movers.o Cleaning and disinfecting done routinely

About Best Western International

  • 4000+ independently owned hotels located in over 100 countries
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  • 3 hotel types: Best Western, Best Western Plus, and Best Western Premiere
  • Best Western offers exceptional value with great amenities including free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and lond distance access. Convenient computer room in the lobby area perfect for copy and fax services, and even printing out boarding passes, maps, etc.
  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk. Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available. Free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Best Western Premiere gives guests the highest quality amenties, furnishings, and decor with personalized guest services. All rooms have a safe, mini-fridge, free high-speed internet access, free local and long distance calls, and an LCD or Plasma TV with HD channels. On-site dining, fitness room, business center, snack shop, and meeting rooms

The Best Western International highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Seasonality and Projections at Best Western on the River

Rate fluctuations of Best Western on the River

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both group/meeting prices and the best individual traveler prices our system could find at the time the group bid was submitted. The most competitive group discount displayed is 3.2% in the month of October 2021 and the highest average individual rate is $134 in the month of August 2021. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Best Western on the River in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western on the River

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western on the River.

Feel free to use the Best Western on the River meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Hannibal 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
Accommodates up to: 75 0 x 25 x 12 0--/--------------/--75----
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Accommodates up to: 75

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 25 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
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    FAQs about Best Western on the River

    What time is check in?

    Check in time is 3:00PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

    What time is check out?

    Check out time is 11:00AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

    How many rooms does Best Western on the River have?

    There are 107 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

    Is there any meeting space at Best Western on the River?

    Yes, they have 2 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

    What kind of breakfast is at Best Western on the River?

    Our breakfast is free.We have a buffet style breakfast from 6:30 am to 9:30 am.We typically serve the following: biscuits and sausage gravy, bacon or sausage, scrambled eggs, hash browns, waffles, fresh fruit, packaged fruit, packaged pastries, oatmeal, bagels,and we have gluten free items as well.

    What parking is available at Best Western on the River?

    We have free parking for our guests, in the lots next to the building. We ask that each room to park only 1 vehicle in the lot, and any additional will need to be parked on the street.We do have bus/coach parking at our annex building next door.

    How much does internet cost?

    All of our rooms and lobby areas have free internet access. We have 2 areas for wired internet as well. Our business center is located in the lobby as well.

    Can I get a AAA rate at Best Western on the River?

    Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA CAA Rate 1 King Bed Full Breakfast Accessible Sofa Bed Must Show AAA ID At Check in

    Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Best Western on the River?

    Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Rate Citizens 55yrs Plus or AARP ID 1 King Bed Full Breakfast Accessible Sofa Bed

    Is there a gym at Best Western on the River?

    Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

    Is there a pool at Best Western on the River?

    Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Both of our pools indoor and outdoor are open from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, unless there is inclement weather and or lightening. We also have an indoor hot tub that is open 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.

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