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Residence Inn Kansas City Independence

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3700 South Arrowhead Avenue, Independence, MO 64057
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Ranked #9 of 17 hotels in Independence
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
28 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Overall, a decent stay here-- well located to the interstate, and otherwise fairly representative of Residence Inn quality, with two exceptions. First, the manager's reception (complimentary dinner) was of poor quality-- beef tacos, but the filling was unappetizing, and the taco shell was stale and hard to chew. Difficult to make dinner out of this. The second complaint is that... More

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Frederick, Maryland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall, the hotel was OK, Rooms were clean and breakfast was OK. My only complaint was that the hotel address could bot be found on my GPS (built in Tom-Tom). A hint is to use the address of the Fairfield which is adjacent. We were lost in some suburban neighborhood for 15 minutes. Thankfully, the Residence Inn people were able... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Recently stayed at this property for a couple of days for our girls trip. We had travelers from Nebraska and Texas. We wanted a place where we could all be in the same area and have access to a full kitchen. We opted for the 2 bedroom/2 bath suite. There is eating utensils for 4 and most common cooking utensils... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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96 reviews 96 reviews
15 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We stayed here for 4 days on the advice of family members. We were traveling with seniors, so I called ahead to ensure we could have 2 rooms together and close to the elevator. I was assured this would happen and that rooms were saved for us. When we arrived I was again assured that the rooms would be close... More

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Wilmington, NC
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Our car along with four other cars were broken into. Items were stolen from my car and I spent several hours filing a police report. My car was parked directly in front of the lobby and under a bright light.

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Omaha
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for a softball tournament. I was a little surprised at the size of the room as it was a lot smaller than what we imagined. The rooms were clean, but were a little outdated and there were not enough towels for us all. Breakfast is VERY good at this hotel. We all got our fill... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Very friendly staff, clean room, stayed for two weeks. Only improvement they need is the breakfast served. A simple omelet station with fresh veggies would work well along with fresh fruit. Waffle,cereal,and breads same as anywhere else.

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ResidenceInnDMD, General Manager at Residence Inn Kansas City Independence, responded to this review

Thank you for your thoughts on your recent stay at the Residence Inn Independence. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay! We specifically appreciate your comments on our complimentary breakfast- our rotating menu for breakfast items allows guests to enjoy a new menu item each day. In addition, we offer complimentary light meals Tuesday through Thursday to help you... More

Saint Louis, Missouri
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176 reviews 176 reviews
66 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This hotel had a very good rate and is located near I70. It is only 30-40 minutes to downtown and even closer to the Stadiums. The hotel is nice but needs some cleaning and refurbishing. The rooms was Ok but seemed a little stale. The exercise room did not have towels and the wastebasket had not been emptied in several... More

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ResidenceInnDMD, General Manager at Residence Inn Kansas City Independence, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel! Our staff appreciates you sharing your thoughts on TripAdvisor. While our hotel is excited for our renovation next year, we are proud to offer one of the best customer service experiences in Kansas City. Being one of the hotels with the best locations in Independence is also helpful to allow our guests... More

Chicago, Illinois
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125 reviews 125 reviews
57 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The service here was good--everyone was friendly and seemed to enjoy visiting with the guests. The rooms are very large and quiet,and include a full-size refrigerator, a dishwasher, microwave, and a 2-burner stove (no oven). The set-up is sensible and roomy. We enjoyed the fireplace. The kitchen area is updated with a modern countertop and wood flooring. The bathroom countertop... More

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ResidenceInnDMD, General Manager at Residence Inn Kansas City Independence, responded to this review

We sincerely appreciate your review of your stay with us. We strive to please every person who visits our hotel, and we sincerely appreciate your time. While our hotel is in the process of updating our facility, we believe we offer an mazing value and fantastic service to the guests who choose to stay with us while traveling in the... More

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

My daughter and I stayed in a king room on the third floor. The room was quiet and very clean. Breakfast was good and the staff for the food was very polite and ambitious. We would stay there again if we were in the area. No problems with parking. Pool and exercise room looked nice but we did not use... More

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ResidenceInnDMD, General Manager at Residence Inn Kansas City Independence, responded to this review

We are so glad that you and your daughter enjoyed your stay. While you were unable to use the pool, the weather is warming up and our pool opens directly to our outdoor basketball court. When you come through Kansas City or Independence next time, feel free to take advantage of our amenties. Safe travels! More

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Address: 3700 South Arrowhead Avenue, Independence, MO 64057
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Location: United States > Missouri > Independence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Kansas City Independence 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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