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The Raphael Hotel, Autograph Collection

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The Raphael Hotel is an elegant, charming boutique accommodation modeled on the finest small European hotels. Readers of Travel+Leisure voted The Raphael Hotel one of the 2015 T+L 500 World's Best Hotels. With a combination of a significant historic landmark, vintage hospitality, and individualized service, this Kansas City luxury hotel delivers a unique destination experience in the heart of Kansas City, Missouri's famed Country Club Plaza.The hotel's signature restaurant, Chaz on the Plaza, is noted for its intimate, romantic atmosphere and its distinct brand of modern, regional American cuisine. Menus offer a concise, yet diverse variety of appetizers, salads, soups, entrees and desserts. Signature items include fried green tomatoes, shrimp and grits, and a hand-cut, wet-aged prime beef Kansas City strip steak that advances Kansas City's beef reputation.
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
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Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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62Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
4Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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The Raphael is wonderfully located just off the Country Club plaza and offers a wonderful respite to whatever activities you are doing. Our absolute favorite room is the Presidential Suite because it has an entire room dedicated to a large soaking tub with television. It is so
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We looked at several hotels before selecting one for our first visit to the Kansas City area. The Rafael won out and after staying there, we were very glad we made this choice. The staff was very accomodating, the room was large, quiet, had a great view overlooking the Plaza and
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Lovely place , so close to the Plaza . Well worth the splurge for a nice couples get away . Bedrooms are well appointed . If you travel in the winter opp for the under ground parking . Looking forward to our next stay
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My husband chose this hotel for a weekend getaway. I was a little unsure due to the price, but it was so worth it!! The hotel itself was beautiful and the room was clean and spacious. We paid for a plaza view and were not disappointed. The hotel location is perfect for enjoying
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My husband and I stayed here for one night as part of a quick get away to Kansas City. We could not have been happier! We had a king suite on the 5th floor and it was perfect. The room was comfortable, very clean and had all the amenities we needed. The hotel location is
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So for the delay; I opted for the points option (750) and ate out. But, the meals I have had in the restaurant have been excellent!
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Electric charges in your parking?
Edie, Yes we have complimentary charging stations available in our parking facility. We also provide complimentary valet parking for our guests, please inform our valet if you require the charging service, or they are available for self service if you prefer. Thank you!
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Do you offer a shuttle to the starlight theater
Starlight theatre is pretty far from the hotel- I doubt they offer this
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Do you offer a shuttle to the starlight theater
They usually do.
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Check in checkout time
Dear scifispar, Thank you for your inquiry. Our check in time is four pm, and check out is twelve noon.
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"Presidential Suite with large soaking tub"
"Rooms overlooking the plaza have the best view and were quietest"
"I stayed in a suite with a living room, and bedroom. It was great because I could put my daughter to bed. We had a great view of the city."
"Ask for a view of the Plaza, especially during the holidays."
"Ask for the side looking out over The Plaza. The Christmas lights are very nice and the summer music on the front lawn is very nice."
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PRICE RANGE
$186 - $433 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the raphael hotel, autograph collection hotel kansas cityraphael hotel kansas cityraphael kansas city
LOCATION
United StatesMissouriKansas City
NUMBER OF ROOMS
126
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