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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 $83 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (678 reviews)

"Loved having a fridge and microwave in the rooms. Excellent cooling systems. Good shower."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

My Place Hotel-Kansas City East/Independence, MO
SureStay Plus Hotel Kearney Liberty North
2.5 out of 5
210 Platte Clay Way, Kearney, MO
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The price is $69 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (823 reviews)

"Staff worked very hard to meet guest needs during thr virus. All were very pleasant and friendly. Room was spacious and nice. Would stay again!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 4, 2020

SureStay Plus Hotel Kearney Liberty North
Best Western Plus Seville Plaza Hotel
2.5 out of 5
4309 Main Street, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $113 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (979 reviews)

"Great stay. Will definitely be back. Staff was very friendly and room was really clean."…"

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2020

Best Western Plus Seville Plaza Hotel
Comfort Inn & Suites Kansas City Downtown
2.5 out of 5
770 Admiral Blvd, Kansas City, MO
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3.9/5Good! (1,000 reviews)

"The property was under renovation, and we weren't apprised of that when booking. We had a ground floor room next to the main entrance, so it was pretty noisy. The family enjoyed the small pool and the free breakfast was tasty and generous. Rooms were nice at this price point, but housekeeping missed ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Kansas City Downtown
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Blue Springs
2.5 out of 5
701 NW South Outer Rd, Blue Springs, MO
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The price is $62 per night
3.6/5Good! (872 reviews)

"The staff was very friendly and when i had check out earlier due a family emergency they said that where sorry had to i had to leave and they pray that everything went will and to have a safe trip"…"

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2020

SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Blue Springs
Econo Lodge Kansas City Downtown North
2 out of 5
2232 Taney St, North Kansas City, MO
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The price is $52 per night
3.6/5Good! (535 reviews)

"The workers was very nice and helping enjoying my stay here"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Econo Lodge Kansas City Downtown North
Sleep Inn Kansas City International Airport
2.5 out of 5
7611 NW 97th Terrace, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $54 per night
3.6/5Good! (992 reviews)

"Customer service was great! The room was well taken care of. We really enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

Sleep Inn Kansas City International Airport
Truman Inn
3.5 out of 5
4048 S Lynn Ct, Independence, MO
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The price is $64 per night
3.5/5Good! (978 reviews)

"Staff was nice and the room was clean. For the price you pay the hotel met the requirements. The only thing I would address is the smell of the room. It is very specific but hard to describe."…"

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2020

Truman Inn
816 Hotel Westport Country Club Plaza, Ascend Hotel Collection
2.5 out of 5
801 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $101 per night
3.5/5Good! (569 reviews)

"Staff was so understanding of my situation and helped me out drastically, if you’re looking for a hotel with character (in a good way) I would recommend this place"…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

816 Hotel Westport Country Club Plaza, Ascend Hotel Collection
Extended Stay America - Kansas City - Airport - Plaza Circle
2.5 out of 5
11712 N.W. Plaza Cir, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $49 per night
3.5/5Good! (898 reviews)

"close to airport, BUT NOT close to anything else... restaurants , shopping etc.. didnt give proximity to the Amtrak station.."…"

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

Extended Stay America - Kansas City - Airport - Plaza Circle
Super 8 by Wyndham Kansas City Airport
2 out of 5
11900 NW Plaza Circle, I-29, Exit 13, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $49 per night
3.3/5 (774 reviews)

"Well maintained property. Cleanliness and well kept"…"

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Kansas City Airport
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Kansas City North
2.5 out of 5
2214 Taney St, North Kansas City, MO
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The price is $50 per night
3.3/5 (989 reviews)

"The property was clean. Just needs to be updated. Thanks"…"

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Kansas City North
Motel 6 Kansas City, MO - Airport
2 out of 5
8230 Nw Prairie View Rd, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $53 per night
3/5 (193 reviews)

"While the location, by the freeway, was a bit noisy, one of the main reasons I stayed there was the location and accessibility. Staff was great. Internet service was better than any of the pricey hotels I've stayed. If comfort and amenities are tops on your list, you're probably not even reading ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Motel 6 Kansas City, MO - Airport
Days Inn by Wyndham Kansas City International Airport
2 out of 5
11120 Nw Ambassador Dr, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $55 per night
3/5 (986 reviews)

"I was happy they had a pool. The location was great. However, they advertised breakfast and there was none."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Kansas City International Airport
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Kansas City Airport
2 out of 5
11831 Nw Plaza Cir, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $45 per night
2.9/5 (998 reviews)

"Great location and quiet friendly staff close to many convenien e stores. 5 minutes for me ti get to worj"…"

Reviewed on May 3, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Kansas City Airport
Best Host Inn Plaza Kansas City South
2.5 out of 5
5701 Longview Rd, Kansas City, MO
The price is $50 per night
2.6/5 (1,070 reviews)

"Staff is always friendly Decent place for the price"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Best Host Inn Plaza Kansas City South
Motel 6 Kansas City, MO
2 out of 5
3636 Northeast Randolph Road, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $59 per night
2.6/5 (439 reviews)

"No comments It worked well for me and my dog ............................................."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Motel 6 Kansas City, MO
Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Kansas City Downtown
2 out of 5
3240 Broadway St, Kansas City, MO
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The price is $75 per night
2.2/5 (799 reviews)

"I enjoyed the fact this room actually had a mini fridge in it. But I disliked how small the shower was!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Kansas City Downtown
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Cheap Hotels in Kansas City

Kansas City offers a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Hallmark Visitors Center and Liberty Memorial, this destination is home to Southmoreland Park and Mill Creek Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're looking for places to stay in Kansas City that won't break the bank, the 110 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty to choose from. These options offer competitive rates and get good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Sleep Inn Kansas City International Airport - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and an outdoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to the airport and overall condition.

Quality Inn - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its proximity to shops and spacious rooms. It offers free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

La Quinta Inn Kansas City North - At this 2.5-star hotel, you can take advantage of free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the overall value and central location.

SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Kearney - 2-star motel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value and proximity to shops.

Econo Lodge Kansas City Downtown North - Customers like this 2-star hotel for its comfortable beds and helpful staff. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Kansas City

Still picking travel dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can maximize your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 89°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average temperature of 25°F
  • Rainiest months: June, May, August, and September, with an average rainfall of 4.80 inches
  • Driest months: January, February, December, and November, with an average rainfall of 1.62 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Kansas City

Kansas City attracts visitors with its theater scene and acclaimed art galleries, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Hallmark Visitors Center and Liberty Memorial, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Check out the local culture at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art and Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, or visit other spots like Just Off Broadway Theatre.

Kansas City is also notable for its:
  • Sports
  • Entertainment
  • Museums
  • Shopping

Getting Around Kansas City

The most convenient airport is in Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.), situated 17.6 mi (28.3 km) away from the city center. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Kansas City Union Station, Independence Station, or Lee's Summit Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Kansas City like for travelers on a budget?
Kansas City has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Crown Center and Union Station, this destination is home to Loose Park and Clark’s Point, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Kansas City?
Based on reviews, Days Inn by Wyndham Kansas City International Airport is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Super 8 by Wyndham Kansas City Airport and Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Kansas City Downtown.
How many cheap hotels can I expect to find in Kansas City?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 101 budget hotels in Kansas City.
What's the seasonal weather like in Kansas City?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 77°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 36°F. Average annual rainfall for Kansas City is 39 inches.
What is there to see and do in Kansas City?
Kansas City attracts visitors with its theater scene and top museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Crown Center and Union Station, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. If you’re eager to get outdoors, you can enjoy the natural setting at Loose Park, Clark’s Point, or Berkley Riverfront Park.
What's the best way to get around Kansas City?
The closest airport is 17.6 mi (28.3 km) away from the center in Kansas City Intl. Airport (MCI). Kansas City may not have many public transit options so a car rental could be a reasonable alternative to explore the area.

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