Skip to main content
Beginning of main content
Expedia Verified Reviews
Wonderful!
4.5 of 5 guest rating
Room type Options Nightly price Book
Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds
350 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
Select dates to see price
Other room types
Standard Room, 1 King Bed
280 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
Select dates to see price
Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
280 square feet
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
3-star hotel near Independence Square

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities

Location

Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Independence Square, Historic Truman Courthouse, and Harry S. Truman National Historic Site. 1859 Jail Marshal's Home and Museum and National Frontier Trails Museum are also within 15 minutes. Independence Station is 13 minutes by foot.

Hotel Features

This hotel features a conference center, massage/treatment rooms, and a business center. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and free train station pick-up. Other amenities include conference space, laundry facilities, and a computer station.

Room Amenities

All 30 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with DVD players, and other amenities include coffee makers and pillow menus.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Show all languages

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. A business center is on site at this 3-star property. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. Event facilities measuring 2200 square feet (204 square meters) include a conference center. This business-friendly hotel also offers spa services, a library, and a terrace. Wedding services and tour/ticket assistance can be provided. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Higher Ground Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Express check-in
  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Elevator/lift
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Free breakfast
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built - 1969
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Computer station
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 204
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2200
  • Conference center
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Free train station pickup
  • Laundry facilities
  • Vending machine
  • Total number of rooms - 30
  • Television in common areas
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Arcade/game room
  • Wedding services
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

Higher Ground Hotel offers 30 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and complimentary bottled water. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and refrigerators can be requested.

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • DVD player
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Free bottled water
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Pillow menu
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast.

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 1
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 4 children 10 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Early check-in fee: USD 50 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Ground Hotel
  • Higher Ground Hotel
  • Higher Ground Hotel Independence
  • Higher Ground Independence
  • Higher Hotel
  • Hotel Ground

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Up to 4 children 10 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Sorry, we seem to have had an issue loading our review content. Try again?