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Hilton President Kansas City

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1329 Baltimore, Kansas City, MO 64105
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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Alberta, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

We stayed at the President Hilton for 3 nights this last weekend. Although we usually love older downtown hotels, this one is average. staff and location were excellent.

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thanks for taking a moment to share your thoughts about your visit to our hotel. I am sorry we did not exceed your expectations. The review was a little vague, but it appears you enjoyed your room and the hotel location, however maybe we failed from the service aspect? Either way we certainly value you as a guest and we... More

Tulsa, Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

I stayed at the Hilton President this past weekend with a group of friends for the holiday weekend. This was my second time staying at this hotel and I feel like it has gone down hill in some aspects. First of all, they only had one valet who was also doubling as the bellman. When we first arrived he was... More

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Well, we certainly don't like to be described as "average" So sorry we dropped the ball here, as it sounds in a few areas. We will go back and take a look at your concerns and see if we can get it right next time. Thanks for your candid feedback! Philip More

Jacksonville Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

The Hilton President Hotel - Thus Named because of Harry Truman et al who were past guests - is a wonderfully restored historic hotel in the centre of Kansas City's new booming nightlife neighbourhood the "Power & Light District". Rooms are very nice, and a nice size, especially for a renovated older hotel. Had dinner in hotel resturant that was... More

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind and thoughtful words about our hotel. We take a great deal of pride in the history of the hotel, it is truly a one of a kind place. We are the only hotel in the Power and Light District and I am pleased you were able to enjoy this new attraction as well. Hope to... More

Jefferson City, MO
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

I have stayed here several times but always forget to write a review. I had several downtown meetings and this hotel is perfectly situated for those meetings as well as surrounded by good restaurants. I would stay here again anytime.

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the wonderful review! I am so pleased you have found our hotel to your satisfaction, especially as a repeat guest. As the only hotel in the Power and Light District, we are perfectly located for all your entertainment desires. Thanks again for the review and we certainly look forward to your return in the future! More

Kansas City, Missouri
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111 reviews 111 reviews
28 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

The Hilton President Hotel - Thus Named because of Harry Truman et al who were past guests - is a wonderfully restored historic hotel in the centre of Kansas City's new booming nightlife neighbourhood the "Power & Light District". Stayed here for a friend's wedding weekend and really enjoyed the hotel's 1920's style and elegance combined with a few choice... More

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

I am so pleased you enjoyed our hotel located in the Power and Light Entertainment District, it certainly is an exciting time to be located in downtown Kansas City. The hotel has a charm that is hard to describe. We hope you get a chance to come visit us again in the future! Philip More

Lenexa, Kansas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

Our second stay at the hotel was very nice. The hotel has a great location, which is in walking distance to the Music Hall and KC attractions. The hotel staff was friendly and professional.

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

So pleased we got it right this time! Many hotels have issues but we are all judged on how we respond to the issues and make it right, it appears we did so! Thanks for the time you took to write the review. Look forward to having you come back for visit three! More

Parkland, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

I travel approximately 80% for my job. This hotel is one of the best spots I have ever located. There are countless restaurants and night time things to do, just walking distance from the hotel. The staff is top notch and treats every customer with great service. I got upgraded with my Hilton Honors and enjoyed a very comfortable room... More

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Travis Thanks for taking the time to share your many positive comments about your visit to our hotel. I am so pleased we provided you with an all around perfect stay! Look forward to hosting you in the future! More

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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

The location of this hotel is great. It's located within walking distance to the power and light district and opera house. There are many restaurant and bars close by. If you are interested in staying in this area of Kansas city this is a good choice for a hotel. In addition to the good location the staff also provides great... More

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thanks for taking a moment to share your review on our hotel. Sounds like we need to do a little work to keep the property fresh in your eyes. Your comments are noted and will be acted upon. While the hotel did receive a 50 million renovation a few years ago, we are planning some upgrades over the next 24... More

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

When I travel to Kansas City, my hotel of choice is the Hilton President. This renovated Historic Hotel is a short (< 4 minutes) from most of the downtown KC attractions to include the Performing Arts, Sprint Center, Power and Light District and numerous restaurants. The Hotel staff is friendly and helpful and the rooms are very comfortable. If you... More

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words, we are always pleased when a guest points out the boutique qualities of the hotel. The restoration of the hotel was done to reflect the intimate boutique feeling. Great tip about the location of the room too. Thanks again and we look forward to your return visit! More

Philly
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64 reviews 64 reviews
46 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

What a great find! This Hilton property is a restored classic hotel that originally opened in the 1920s. The lobby is amazing and there are classic touches throughout the property. The front desk staff and valet/bell staff were friendly and helpful. My room was spacious and impeccably clean with modern amenities. The hotel lounge is very reasonably priced and was... More

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words about our hotel. The Hilton President is indeed the only hotel located in the Power and Light Entertainment District. We certainly are pleased you found the location to your liking. The goal during the re-model of the hotel was to give you the opportunity to step back in time and experience the era of grand... More

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Additional Information about Hilton President Kansas City

Address: 1329 Baltimore, Kansas City, MO 64105
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Location: United States > Missouri > Kansas City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hilton President Kansas City 4*
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