Old Town is a pleasant hotel in an interesting section of Wichita.
Most Wichita area hotels, like many other places, are set in a suburban office park or similar setting. If you want to see anything interesting, you need to get in a car and drive. Even walking is not very interesting.
The Hotel at Old Town has the appeal of being in an interesting area, one you can walk in and find interesting places to see, some good restaurants, and, well . . . see other people walking as well. Although there are a couple of other hotels in the Old Town area, this hotel is the only one that is in an interesting renovated building designed in the 19th century. The hotel is a copy of the design of the famous Cupples building in Saint Louis. They've not only kept the building for the Old Town hotel, they've collected some of the knives and scissors manufactured when the building was originally used as a factory for the Keen Kutter company. The renovation has been extensive, so the interior is completely modern, as is the plumbing, electrical, and HVAC.
The hotel rooms are good hotel rooms, on a par with a typical Hilton or Marriott. There are a few little touches missing from the hotel that have become standard in large chain hotels, but these missing items are minor, not enough to cause problems in your stay. The showers are a bit unusual, and there is no bath in most rooms. The room is so big that the 36 inch television seems almost small when viewed from the bed. The room has a kitchen, cupboards and refrigerator. The bed is very comfortable, with nice linens, pillows.
The staff at the hotel are always friendly and helpful on the rare occasions when you need to ask for something. The rooms are clean.
The breakfast buffet is average quality (but low price), about what you get in a typical Hilton or Marriott. You can't really order anything other than the buffet. I guess they've found that the vast majority of guests just order the buffet, so they don't as a matter of course do custom requests. I suspect that they would accommodate you if you asked for something different. While not expert chefs, the breakfast staff are also very accommodating to guests.
You'll likely spend your evenings walking around Old Town, so location is one of the prime reasons for staying here.
One other note: Wichita doesn't have much in the way of traffic problems, so you can get anywhere in the Wichita area very quickly from the hotel. It's only about half a mile to two freeways.
I think all the rooms are good
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