Book your room at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis

Room type

Grand hotel in upscale St. Louis suburb

Near college, park

Located in the suburb of Clayton, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis is less than 2 miles from Washington University, less than 3 miles from Forest Park, and 10 miles from the Gateway Arch.

Drinks and dining

The Lobby Lounge of this St. Louis hotel offers live music, a variety of martinis, and an extensive sushi bar; the Ritz-Carlton also has a Cigar Club, a dine-in Wine Room, and 2 restaurants.

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All 300 classically decorated guestrooms of The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis, feature step-out balconies, marble bathrooms, high-speed Internet access, and iPod docking stations.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis is located in the upscale St. Louis suburb of Clayton. The gates of Forest Park are 5 miles away. Downtown St. Louis is 8 miles away.

The hotel has a grand lobby with a fireplace, marble floors, crystal chandeliers, deep-colored Oriental rugs, and plenty of comfortable seating for small meetings or casual conservations. On weekdays, the hotel is popular with business executives. At weekends, leisure travelers mix with locals, who flock to the Lobby Lounge to see-and-be-seen, and for the live music, the extensive martini menu, and the sushi bar.

In addition to the Lobby Lounge, the Ritz-Carlton has a Cigar Club, a dine-in Wine Room, and two restaurants. Complimentary coffee is available in the lobby each morning.

The hotel's 3rd-floor fitness center offers free weights, treadmills, bicycles, stairclimbers, and other cardiovascular workout equipment, as well as an atrium-style 30-foot by 16-foot lap pool. A sauna and steam room are located in both the men's and women's locker rooms, where a full complement of grooming supplies are also available. Swedish, sports, deep tissue, and stone therapy massages are also available on site, as well as aromatherapy treatments, and body scrubs and wraps.

The hotel's 2nd-floor Business Center is staffed weekdays. The business center also offers 24-hour, self-service access to computers and laptop hookups, printers, and fax and copy machines. In addition, the hotel has 2610 square meters (29000 square feet) of meeting space, including a ballroom, an amphitheater, and 10 conference rooms. Full conference and wedding support services are available.

The hotel has received the Exxon/Mobil Four Star Award, the Four Diamond Award from AAA, and many other travel industry awards.

  • Number of floors - 18
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Spa services on site
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Conference space size (feet) - 29000
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2610
  • Number of meeting rooms - 10
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Fitness facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check-out
  • ATM/banking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Elevator/lift
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Total number of rooms - 300
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Sauna
  • Shopping on site
  • Smoke-free property
  • Steam room
  • Indoor pool
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Wedding services
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator (on request)


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access (9.95 USD per 24 hours surcharge)


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • iPod docking station
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Balcony
  • Free newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Turndown service
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Cable TV service
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • WiFi (surcharge)
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Where to Eat

The Grill - The lobby-level Grill offers classic American beef and seafood dishes in a comfortable club-like atmosphere. Open daily for dinner.

The Restaurant - Specializing in Continental and American cuisine served in casually elegant surroundings. Open for breakfast, lunch, and a lavish Sunday brunch. Fitness cuisine, approved by the American Heart Association, is also available.

Lobby Lounge - The Lobby Lounge offers light fare, cocktails, an extensive martini menu, a well-stocked sushi bar and live entertainment on the weekends. Afternoon tea is available Thursdays through Sundays.

The Cigar Club - Decorated in rich leathers and mahogany furnishings with a special ventilation system, the Cigar Club is open to club members and hotel guests and serves light fare, specialty drinks, and a menu of more than 250 cigars. Located just off the lobby, between The Restaurant and The Grill.

The Wine Room - This dining room, located inside the hotel's extensive wine cellar, seats 40 and is available for private parties. The decor includes a dramatic glass entrance, a gold-leafed floating ceiling, vineyard tapestries, an original mural depicting an Italian vineyard, and mahogany storage racks filled with the hotel's collection of more than 8,000 select labels and vintages.

Complimentary coffee is available in the lobby each morning. 24-hour room service is also available.

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Nearby Things to Do

The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis offers guests complimentary use of its 3rd-floor fitness center, which include free weights, treadmills, bicycles, stairclimbers and other cardiovascular workout equipment as well as an atrium-style 30' X 16' lap pool. A sauna and a steam room are located in both the men's and women's locker room, where a full complement of grooming supplies is also supplied. Swedish, sports, deep tissue and stone therapy massages are also available (surcharge).

The gates of Forest Park, one of the country's largest urban parks, are 2.5 miles from the hotel. The hotel offers biking, walking, and jogging paths, ice-skating, a public golf course, handball courts, and many other recreational activities.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
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Spa Services

  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Body treatments


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 25

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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