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Independence hotels and places to stay

Days Inn by Wyndham Independence
2 out of 5
13712 E 42nd Terrace South, Independence, MO
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The price is $47 per night
3.34 mi from city center
3.1/5 (661 reviews)

"The outside is nothing like the pictures, is very dirty and the area is not the best, no complimentary breakfast due to covid. However I must say the room was clean and house keeping kept it that way. The front desk staff was friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Independence
Super 8 by Wyndham Independence Kansas City
2 out of 5
4032 S Lynn Court Dr, Independence, MO
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The price is $58 per night
3.07 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (984 reviews)

"Great location. Bed was very comfortable. Smelled clean. Overall great stay at an awesome price!"…"

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Independence Kansas City
Silver Heart Inn and Cottages
3.5 out of 5
1114 S Noland Rd, Independence, MO
The price is $109 per night
0.86 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (49 reviews)

"Very nice! Excellent service! We will be back if we get a chance!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Silver Heart Inn and Cottages

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Residence Inn by Marriott Kansas City Independence
3 out of 5
3700 Arrowhead Ave, Independence, MO
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The price is $109 per night
4.23 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (239 reviews)

"Nice big room. What we expected. Clean. 50 chara"…"

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Kansas City Independence
HomeTowne Studios Kansas City - Independence, MO
2 out of 5
14800 E 42nd St S, Independence, MO
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The price is $52 per night
3.38 mi from city center
2.8/5 (734 reviews)

"2 nights of comfort .. only thing was all rooms were non smoking so I had to walk in and out which is no big deal."…"

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

HomeTowne Studios Kansas City - Independence, MO
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Kansas City
3.5 out of 5
18011 Bass Pro Drive, Independence, MO
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The price is $116 per night
4.38 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (955 reviews)

"Nice Place, courteous helpful staff, would definitely stay here again"…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Kansas City
Americas Best Value Inn Kansas City E Independence
2 out of 5
13710 East 42nd Terrace, Independence, MO
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The price is $55 per night
3.34 mi from city center
2.9/5 (394 reviews)

"Good visit"…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn Kansas City E Independence
Truman Inn
3.5 out of 5
4048 S Lynn Ct, Independence, MO
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The price is $56 per night
3.09 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (972 reviews)

"Very friendly staff as always. We've stayed there at least 40-50 times and they always take great care of us."…"

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

Truman Inn
My Place Hotel-Kansas City East/Independence, MO
2.5 out of 5
20105 East Valley View Parkway, Independence, MO
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The price is $78 per night
5.46 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (684 reviews)

"The people at check-in and checkout went wonderful! Truly very helpful! Rooms were beautiful"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

My Place Hotel-Kansas City East/Independence, MO
Red Lion Inn & Suites Kansas City Independence
2 out of 5
4142 S. Noland Rd., Independence, MO
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3.27 mi from city center
2.9/5 (143 reviews)
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"Clean neat comfortable I recommend it to friends and family any day"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Red Lion Inn & Suites Kansas City Independence
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Visiting Independence

History buffs will enjoy exploring Independence, and visitors give high marks for the fun sporting events, shopping, and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its museums and festivals. Kauffman Stadium, Arrowhead Stadium, and Worlds of Fun are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 271 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Kansas City
  • The closest major airport is in Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.), 21.6 mi (34.8 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Independence

The city is well known for its museums and festivals, and cultural venues include National Frontier Trails Museum, Children's Peace Pavilion, and Harry S. Truman Library and Museum. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Historic Truman Courthouse, Independence Square, and Harry S. Truman National Historic Site. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are 1859 Jail Marshal's Home and Museum and Chicago and Alton Railroad Depot.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 25 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Independence. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hawthorn - A Bed & Breakfast - With a stay at this 4-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Silver Heart Inn Bed & Breakfast - Our customers like the breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms at this B&B. With a stay at this 3.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Kansas City - With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and WiFi.

Outside the city, top places to visit include Kauffman Stadium, located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city center, and Arrowhead Stadium, which is 4.6 mi/7.4 km away.

Getting Around Independence

To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Independence Station. Independence might not have very many public transit options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Independence

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 60°F and the nighttime average to be 20°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 86°F during the day and 38°F at night
  • July through September averages 89°F during the day and 52°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 73°F during the day and 21°F at night
  • Independence gets about 42.20 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 87°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 22°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Independence?
Silver Heart Inn and Cottages is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3.5-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Higher Ground Hotel and Woodstock Inn B&B as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Independence, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best options available in Independence.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Independence?
For additional details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Independence, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Independence?
Based on reviews, My Place Hotel-Kansas City East/Independence, MO is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Truman Inn and Red Lion Inn & Suites Kansas City Independence.
What's the best place to stay for a family vacation to Independence?
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Kansas City is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and free parking. Other good options for your family trip include Comfort Suites Independence - Kansas City and My Place Hotel-Kansas City East/Independence, MO. Attractions like Adventure Oasis Water Park and Children’s Peace Pavilion are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation to Independence?
Higher Ground Hotel is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features pillowtop beds and spa services. Other good options for a romantic stay include Hawthorn Bed and Breakfast and Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Kansas City.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Independence?
Truman Inn is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers an outdoor pool along with free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options to stay with your pet include Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Kansas City and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Independence-Kansas City.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Silverstein Eye Centers Arena?
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Kansas City is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.6 mi (1 km) from Silverstein Eye Centers Arena. Other good options within a short distance include Hilton Garden Inn Independence and Candlewood Suites Kansas City - Independence.
What about the best place to stay close to Harry S. Truman Library and Museum?
One of the top choices for your stay is Higher Ground Hotel, located a short 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Ophelias Restaurant & Inn, located just 0.8 mi (1.2 km) away, is another good option.
What's the best luxury accommodation in Independence?
Hawthorn Bed and Breakfast is a 4-star B&B with a terrace, and a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a luxurious stay.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Independence?
Higher Ground Hotel is a favorite 3-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring spa services and free breakfast.
What are some accommodations with pools in Independence?
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Kansas City is a popular 3.5-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and free breakfast. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Comfort Suites Independence - Kansas City and Truman Inn.

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