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Appletree Inn

201 North 8th Street, Independence, KS 67301
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Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Independence
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aix-en-Provence, FR
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For a number of years, I have always stayed here and enjoyed it... clean rooms, polite staff, nice breakfast and not sure there are any others in the area with a pool Next to downtown, restaurants and across the street from the only theater.

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Topeka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I was a little concerned like most travelers in a smaller town but someone suggested this hotel I was pleasantly surprised it was clean from the outside the staff was extremely friendly and helpful and the room was a good quality for the price paid. The nice surprise was inside the room was an actual leather reclining chair that you... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We were going through town and found this hotel. Very friendly staff. The rooms were clean and spacious. The pool and whirlpools were wonderful. I would stay again next time in the area. Nice variety at breakfast as well.

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Nixa, Missouri, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

87 gets you a king in a well-furnished room: desk and table, chest of drawers, recliner, separated wc/shower, vanity/sink, fridge/microwave, coffee maker, and night stands. Plugins are adequate, but not abundant. Breakfast is a-ok for the hotel/area, but not insanely good (included in the rate). Downside--it ends at 9:30, so if you're adjusting to a timezone, adjust quickly. Pillows-a-plenty, but... More 

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Caney, Kansas, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for a couples night away. We got a suit that used to have a door to the pool area which would have been worth the $150 but they no longer have doors to the pool and the price of the rooms are the same. The room was clean and orderly, but the walls were... More 

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St. Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

My 8-year-old daughter and I stayed at the Appletree Inn on a Saturday night in mid-October after visiting the Little House on the Prairie museum. I'm used to staying at chain hotels, so I wasn't sure what to expect. However, I'd read the reviews and thought I'd check it out. We walked into the lobby and were immediately greeted by... More 

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Aix-en-Provence, FR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

For a number of years now, I have always stayed here... Enjoy the indoor pool, breakfast, staff and a clean hotel... Good location if you would like to walk around downtown.... ........................

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Goessel, ks
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I realize Independence is sorely lacking for decent hotels but this is ridiculous! I was assigned room 401 and upon walking in to the room I was assaulted by the smell of mold and mustiness, my sinuses were instantly plugged up and I immediately turned off the a/c unit. Speaking of which, have they EVER cleaned these things? I took... More 

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Bossier City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We loved being able to walk to the downtown which was nicer than most. The swimming pool was the crowing achievement according to my daughter. The rooms were spacious and clean. The breakfast was nicely done, and the tables overlooked the pool and waterfall. The staff was attentive and we felt appreciated. While not the cheapest in town, we got... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Fortunately for us, we tried at the last minute to get a room at the Appletree Inn and were pleased and surprised to discover that due to a cancellation they had one room open and we took it, cancelling our reservation at the local Super 8 (which said on the web site AND the sign out front there was an... More 

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