Other places to stay in Kansas City
Country Club Plaza Area
Shopping, with family, with kids
Country Club Plaza offers 15 blocks of endless shopping and restaurants. Here you will find some of the most exclusive shops and best restaurants in Kansas, although if you want to enjoy the nightlife, the centre is the liveliest. There are art and food fairs all year long, making it a great option for both families or couples.
With a more peaceful atmosphere than the centre, Plaza Area boasts some beautiful parks such as Loose Park Rose Garden, offering many trails to take in some fresh air and see the nearby attractions such as the J.C Nichols Fountain or Mill Creek Park, over which many of the best hotels offer amazing views from some of the rooms.
It´s quick & easy to get to the centre of Country Club Plaza Area using the bus or tramway. There is also a multitude of public carparks offering free and safe parking.
Recommended hotels in the area: The Fontaine and The Raphael Hotel.
Hotels in Country Club Plaza Area
Cheap, with famiy, shopping, without a car
A lovely and eclectic neighbourhood in Kansas City, Midtown-Westport is filled with retail districts, restaurants, and family hotels. A lovely place to stay at during your visit to Kansas City, Midtown-Westport is a lovely entertainment area filled with great bars, pubs, and lovely American diners serving comfort food.
A great place for shopping as well, the Midtown-Westport area is filled with trendy fashion boutiques. You can also explore popular eateries here like Room 39 and even artistic attractions like the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.
Kansas City has a well-linked public transportation system. The Kansas City Area Transit Authority links together all of the city's major neighbourhoods via their Metro Area XPress buses. The taxis here are also relatively cheap and an excellent way to get around the city.
Recommended hotel in the area: AC Hotel Kansas City Westport
Hotels in Midtown-Westport
Northeast/Worlds of Fun
Amusement park, with family, with kids
Worlds of Fun is only 11 miles and 20 minutes by car from downtown Kansas City. This is the perfect place to stay in Kansas City if you’re with your family, especially for those with young children! This amusement park has a whopping 232 acres of roller coasters, family rides, and attractions. Admission to Worlds of Fun also includes entry to Ocean of Fun next door, so you can add water slides to the list of things the kids will love!
With over 100 rides, staying overnight or for the weekend at Worlds of Fun is a fantastic choice to make the most of the amusement park. There are plenty of great hotels nearby, or you could stay in the Worlds of Fun Village which is a family-friendly campsite with cozy cabins too!
Choose from over 40 eateries, restaurants, and snack stalls in the park and check out Planet Snoopy if you are with any little ones for some kid-friendly rides!
Recommended hotel in the area: Spring Hill Suites by Marriott Kansas City Northeast
Hotels near Worlds of Fun