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Eldridge Hotel

701 Massachusetts St., Lawrence, KS 66044
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Ranked #6 of 17 hotels in Lawrence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
MBB66066 Lenexa, Kansas
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lenexa, Kansas
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143 reviews 143 reviews
37 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I'll make this short and sweet. You stay at the Eldridge in order to be in a unique setting, have fun staying right downtown on Massachusetts street, and to enjoy hotel staff who really hope to please the customer. You don't stay at the Eldridge if you want precision reservations systems, modern AC/Heating, level floors, extreme quiet, or self parking.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really love this hotel and it's in a great location. The reason for 4 stars is we couldn't regulate the room temp. It had 2 choices hot and to cold. We stayed 2 nights and I was a bit disappointed they didn't clean the room better.

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Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel, affordable, spacious rooms, and right downtown and in the thick of it. Beds could be slightly more comfortable and having the AC right by the bed means a little more noise than I'd like. Staff were wonderful and $5 glasses of wine in the bar on Tuesdays makes it a must!

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Flossmoor, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The rooms are modern, quiet, comfortable and clean, yet the charm of this hotel's historic past remains, complete with the resident ghost of Colonel Eldridge, who is said to haunt Room 506. If you are planning to stay in Lawrence for the food, shopping and the general ambiance of this wonderfully eccentric small college town, the location of this hotel... More

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Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We used to live in Lawrence but on a recent visit we finally got to stay at the Eldridge. The place was always very appealing and it is the perfect location - right on Mass St! The staff was very friendly and very accomodating to our rental car needs and baggage storage. The room was clean, updated, smelled nice, and... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I have always wanted to stay at this hotel. When a wedding brought us back to Lawrence, we picked the Eldridge. The check in and check out were both super quick. Our room overlooked Mass. Street, there were huge windows that let in a lot of sunshine. The rooms and bathroom were well cleaned. They even provide a sound machine... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I have always wanted to stay at The Eldridge, and it definitely did not disappoint. We booked the honeymoon suite for the night of our wedding. I spoke with the hotel beforehand to see if we might be able to get in early to take some wedding photos. They were extremely accommodating and allowed us into the suite by about... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I was expecting a nice hotel, but the Eldridge went far above and beyond my expectations. The hotel is in a great location and within walking distance of shops and restaurants. Check-in was speedy as was check-out. The room was absolutely gorgeous. It was clear that a lot of thought have been given to the set-up of the room and... More

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Wichita, Kansas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for a weekend during our friends' wedding reception weekend. The staff was extremely accommodating and very attentive. Will definitely stay here again. Great location as well with many close restaurants and bars, including the great bar in the hotel and the amazing Sunday brunch!

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San Diego, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Our United flight was cancelled hours before departure, along with other flights. The hotel has a 48 hour cancellation policy. We notified the hotel as soon as we knew of the cancellation. Because 48 hours notice was IMPOSSIBLE, we asked them to waive the fee in the name of goodwill and hospitality. They refused, saying they "decided to be helpful... More

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Address: 701 Massachusetts St., Lawrence, KS 66044
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Location: United States > Kansas > Lawrence
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Lawrence #6 Business Hotel in Lawrence
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of historic downtown Lawrence, the hotel is surrounded by an abundance of unique shops, galleries and dining and entertainment venues. The hotel is a member of the prestigious Historic Hotels of America. The 48 room, all-suite property reopened in May of 2005 after undergoing a complete restoration. The hotel features a full service restaurant and lounge, exquisite banquet space, room service and valet parking. Occupying the "most historic corner in Kansas," The Eldridge is truly the place where history and hospitality converge. ... more   less 
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