A Boutique Hotel that's Both Historic and hip. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and Kansas City’s most historic hotel, completed a $20 million gut renovation at the end of 2016. The transformation included every aspect of the building to bring the hotel back to its original 1930's elegance, with modern amenities while elevating the food and beverage offerings, comfort, amenities, and modern details. Dine in Tavernonna Italian Kitchen, get coffee at Kilo Charlie, and come in for drinks at our speakeasy, P.S. Can a hotel feel grand and yet intimate at the same time? Hip but never stuffy? That's the allure of Hotel Phillips, a historic gem in the heart of Kansas City's business, entertainment and arts district. Your experience starts with our breathtaking Art Deco lobby that made us Kansas City's most celebrated hotel in 1931.