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    Higher Ground Hotel

    200 N Delaware St, Independence, MO 64050-2633
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    • Excellent68%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed October 24, 2016

    We loved the Higher Ground Hotel. From the moment we walked in the door we both had a feeling we were going to enjoy our stay. We first met Mauretta (owner) at the front desk. She was so warm and friendly. She made us feel...More

    Thank Donna M
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded October 27, 2016

    Thank you so much for your kind words. We work hard to make sure that our guests are comfortable. The kindness that we extend to our clients is genuine, as we enjoy getting to know our guests. We are a unique hotel, even in our...More

    Reviewed October 22, 2016

    Safe,Clean,Close to Truman Home and sites we wanted to visit. completely charming--quiet !! Complete surprise to find such a wonderful place to stay in the middle of a neighbor!! I highly recommend this hotel and hope I can visit Independence again and will stay at...More

    Thank Jan G
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded October 27, 2016

    We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at Higher Ground Hotel. The Historic neighborhood is convenient to Independence Square with its 9 restaurants, shops and other attractions. Harry Truman's home, run by the Park Service, is just across the street. Thank you for...More

    Reviewed October 17, 2016

    This was by far the cleanest hotel we have ever stayed at. Loved the bright colors and white bedding. Gave us the re-assurance that we were sleeping in a super clean bed. Room was huge, and felt like home. We were spending our anniversary weekend...More

    Thank Angel H
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded October 27, 2016

    Our Staff work hard to keep the hotel clean everyday. We are so happy that you noticed, as it takes much time to keep up our high standards. Our white comfortors do require alot of laundering, However we do not mind as they are comfy...More

    Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

    Such a wonderful place. Great hospitality. The decor is just beautiful. One of the cleanest ho hotels I've ever been in!! Hotel is right across from president Truman's home. Very centrally located. Not like a hotel chain with all the hustle and bustle. Nice a...More

    Thank Joan W
    Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded October 27, 2016

    We are happy to pick up our guests at the Historic Train Station, closeby the hotel. Our hotel is close to all of the historic attractions that Independence has to offer. Thank you for your kind words. We hope to see you again.

    Reviewed October 9, 2016

    This hotel is perfectly located to explore the Independence/Kansas city area. It is in easy walking distance to the downtown and its restaurants, and is across the street from the Truman House. The Truman Library is near by. Kansas city is 15-20 minutes away. The...More

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    • $119 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 30
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    June 25, 2016|
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    Response from Marylou R | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know. You could call the front desk and I'm sure they would tell you. I imagine there may be some State regulations regarding your question.
    April 10, 2016|
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    Response from Annette H | Reviewed this property |
    Ours did not. Full size refrigerator in basement kitchen area. Looked like guests were using for beverages?
    October 14, 2015|
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    Response from moretajunehartman | Property representative |
    3.9 miles. We have a route that brings you right to the parking lot entrance.
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