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    Higher Ground Hotel

    200 N Delaware St, Independence, MO 64050-2633
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good25%
    • Average6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    The manager DK and front desk staff Amber where very accommodating. There were several events going on and the hotel was booked. A storm came through town and we never lost power. We had a Bmx team staying here and they were very understanding. We...More

    Thank 66jeanieb
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded yesterday

    Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We are happy to accomodate our guests with special needs. So glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you again at Higher Ground Hotel...

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Great non-chain hotel! Really enjoyed my stay here. It's located directly across the street from Harry and Bess Truman's beautiful home, and a short drive or even walk to the downtown area. The rooms are clean, comfortable and tastefully decorated, and there is a particularly...More

    Thank Christine M
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We appreciate your kind words. It encourges us to continue to work hard to make sure that our guests are comfortable. Our location in the Historic part of Independence is walking distance to 9 restaurnats,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    These guys really make you you feel welcome. I don't know what this building used to be, but they have taken great care to make it a neat place inside. There are several common areas where you can relax and even watch movies on DVD...More

    Thank kevan j
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We work hard to make sure our guests are comfortable. We are pleased that you noticed and enjoyed our special touches like...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is a lovely boutique hotel in the heart of the Harry Truman historic district of Independence. It's spotless, has a nice hot breakfast buffet and a wonderful private garden complete with a water feature. It's directly across the street from the Truman home and...More

    Thank Catmama56
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review of our Hotel. We appreciate greatly your kind words. It is so nice to know that someone appreciates our efforts to make sure our guests are comfortable. We look forward to seeing you...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    My husband and I desired a Kansas City honeymoon on a budget, but we didn't look at AirBnB early enough to secure Labor Day accommodations and we didn't particularly want to stay in a cheap motel. Hence, Higher Ground. Although we weren't really there for...More

    Thank stephiegust
    Response from moretajunehartman, General Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind words about our hotel. We are centrally located and walking distance to 9 restaurants and shops. Also all of the Harry Truman sites. Sorry, you were offended by the political views of our breakfast attendant. It is never ok to...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$118 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    26 June 2016|
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    Response from Marylou R | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know. You could call the front desk and I'm sure they would tell you. I imagine there may be some State regulations regarding your question.
    10 April 2016|
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    Response from Annette H | Reviewed this property |
    Ours did not. Full size refrigerator in basement kitchen area. Looked like guests were using for beverages?
    14 October 2015|
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    Response from moretajunehartman | Property representative |
    3.9 miles. We have a route that brings you right to the parking lot entrance.
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    "Near the courtyard worked for me."
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    "Great value, quiet, safe, clean, accommodating staff, off-street parking."
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    "Be advised that all rooms don't have windows."
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    "Room was quaint and perfect for 2 overnight"
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