When visiting the Kansas City Metropolitan Area, a lack of hotel choices is not something that you will have to worry about. The Kansas City Metropolitan Area is anchored by Kansas City Missouri, and while there are a ton of hotels on the Missouri side that you can stay at, considering those on the Kansas side is also an option. The Kansas City hotels featured in this article can be found on the Kansas side, and they alone can give you an idea of how diverse the area lodging choices actually are.
The Chateau Avalon Hotel (pictured above) is one of the more unique Kansas City hotels, and you can find it near the Village West area, which is the top shopping and entertainment area in the city. This hotel offers the charms of a bed and breakfast inn, while also providing guests with the kinds of amenities that they might expect at a large resort. All of the 62 rooms and suites at the Chateau Avalon Hotel carry a theme, such as the Tuscany Suite, which will have you feeling like you've been transported to Italy. A DVD entertainment system, cable TV, luxury mattresses and bedding, chromotherapy spa tubs, soft bathrobes, and complimentary high-speed internet access are among the highlights when it comes to the amenities that the charming and well-appointed rooms and suites boast. A complimentary in-room breakfast helps to make the relatively high rates here reasonable, as does the free shuttle service that guests can use to visit the exciting dining, shopping, and entertainment area that is Village West. Chateau Avalon hails itself as a "haven from daily stress," and once you get here you'll know why. Should you find the urge to leave the relaxing grounds here for a bit, the friendly staff will be happy to help you find area attractions, book a round of golf, and other things to do.
Families looking for a family-friendly accommodation in Kansas City will do well to consider a stay at the Great Wolf Lodge, which like the Chateau Avalon, offers some of the more unique guest rooms in the city. It also offers a water park, a miniature golf course, and an arcade, among other things. When you're not splashing around on a water ride, putting for the chance to win your own mini-golf match, or enjoying the arcade games at the Great Wolf Lodge, you can hit the fitness center and burn some calories or opt for a relaxing and rejuvenating treatment in the lodge's full-service spa. Other things that the Great Wolf Lodge offers include a gift shop, a swimwear-related shop, and a few different dining choices. As for the guest rooms here, they are spacious suites that offer a kid-friendly decor that the youngsters in your group will love. These suites have areas for both kids and adults, and standard amenities include separate televisions for kids and adults, free Wi-Fi internet access, a mini-fridge, a microwave, a wet bar, a coffee maker, a hair dryer, and an iron and ironing board. Your park passes are included in the cost of your suite. While not a candidate for cheap Kansas City lodging, the Great Wolf Lodge does offer special deal packages that can help you save some money.
There are some nice mid-priced Kansas City hotels to choose from if the previously-mentioned hotels are too expensive for your tastes. You can also look to the Kansas City motels if you're looking to save on rates, as they feature the lowest around. Should you be in need of cheap Kansas City lodging, but aren't sure if the motels will offer what you're looking for, the Candlewood Suites Kansas City is worth considering. This hotel is somewhere between a mid-priced hotel and a motel, and it offers clean and comfortable rooms at a good price. You'll find this hotel in the Village West area and hardly a mile away from the Kansas Speedway. The suites at the Candlewood Suites hotel are quite attractive in decor, not to mention keen on amenities, so while there are cheaper Kansas City motels and hotels to choose from, few can offer as much value. In-suite amenities include satellite cable TV, a full kitchen, and free high-speed internet access. A fitness room, a laundry room, and a convenience store can be found onsite and the nearby restaurants should more than suit your dining needs.
While the Candlewood Suites Hotel is relatively affordable, those who are looking for even cheaper cheap Kansas City lodging can look to establishments like the Super 8 Kansas City if they want to save more money. The Super 8 in Kansas City's Bonner Springs area is one of the newer Kansas City motels, and you might be surprised at how nice it actually is. Flat-screen televisions in the guest rooms, granite counter tops in the bathrooms, and an indoor pool and hot tub just outside the rooms helps to make this Super 8 such a great cheap Kansas City lodging pick. A free breakfast and free high-speed internet access help to make the low rates here even more enticing, and the other guest amenities that you'll enjoy include signature mattresses, air-conditioning, an alarm clock, a hair dryer, and free parking. Cheap Kansas hotels like this Super 8 offering can certainly help you keep your overall travel costs down.