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Get an overview of this hotelSmoke-free KC hotel close to shops, restaurants

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free valet parking
Free WiFi
24-hour business center

Country Club Plaza

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this Italian Renaissance Revival style structure is located within Kansas City's popular and historic Country Club Plaza shopping and cultural district.

Original art

The hotel features original oil paintings by local artists.

Free wireless

The 126 unique spacious suites and guestrooms offer Ultra-comfortable beds and luxurious 300 thread-count bedding, complimentary Internet access, HDTV, CD player and IPod docking station, Plus Monogrammed Bathrobes, designer toiletries, Keurig Coffee Makers, and refrigerated refreshments.

 Guest Highlights

  • Comfortable rooms
  • Good location
  • Convenient parking
  • Helpful staff
  • Clean guestrooms
  • Comfy beds

The Raphael Hotel, Autograph Collection

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

From its charming location on a tree-lined boulevard on the South bank of Brush Creek water parkway, this boutique style Raphael Hotel offers guests convenient access to shopping, restaurants, and entertainment, including carriage rides on the Plaza. This converted 1927 apartment building has an intimate, neighborhood-like atmosphere. Enjoy a city view during breakfast, lunch or dinner from the hotel's signature restaurant, Chaz on the Plaza, which offers a bar, happy hour, a children's menu, weekend Jazz Brunch Saturday and Sunday, and features live music nightly. The 24-hour business center is available for photocopying and faxing services, and offers computer access. Meeting/conference rooms, luggage storage, 24-hour room service, and complimentary wireless Internet access are available. The hotel also offers wedding services.

Valet parking:

Complimentary valet parking.

Self parking:


  • Computer station 
  • Wedding services 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Express check-in 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Total number of rooms - 126 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Year Built 1927 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Nightclub 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 60 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 651 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Smoke-free property 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

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


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 

Where to Eat

Chaz on the Plaza - Chaz on the Plaza is a comfortable Kansas City, Missouri restaurant offering a relaxing yet dynamic place serving modern, regional American cuisine for guests to enjoy a classic cocktail or sample a boutique regional wine.

Chaz Lounge - Guests can enjoy live jazz, R&B and pop music in the lounge every night and at Weekend Jazz Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 AM to 2 PM. Live music is performed on the courtyard terrace on Fridays and Saturdays from 4 PM to 7 PM, May through September, weather permitting.


Chaz Lounge features classical, jazz, blues and contemporary music. Guests can enjoy live jazz music in the evenings from Tuesday to Sunday. Enjoy live jazz music performed in a variety of idioms at the Weekend Jazz Brunch every evening and from 10 AM to 2 PM.

Nearby Things to Do

The Plaza Tennis Center three blocks away includes 14 outdoor lighted courts, a pro shop, café, and locker rooms. A day spa in the Plaza provides health and beauty services (surcharges). Located 1.5 blocks south of the hotel is 75-acre Loose Memorial Park, which has a scenic walking path.

The recreational activities listed below are available near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 


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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 2:00 AM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
Only service animals are allowed
No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Raphael Autograph Collection
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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The Raphael Hotel, Autograph Collection is listed in the 2015 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

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