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Higher Ground Hotel

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Pillowtop beds, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
Pillowtop beds, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
Pillowtop beds, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
Pillowtop beds, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk

Overview of Higher Ground Hotel

Higher Ground Hotel

3 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Parking included
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Social distancing
200 N. Delaware, Independence, MO, 64050

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationIndependence Square6 min walk
  • Popular Location1859 Jail Marshal's Home and Museum9 min walk
  • Popular LocationHarry S. Truman Library and Museum15 min walk
  • AirportKansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.)36 min drive

About this area


In the historical district and near a train station, Higher Ground Hotel is in an area with great shopping. Notable landmarks in the area include Independence Square and 1859 Jail Marshal's Home and Museum, and travelers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try National Frontier Trails Museum. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Kauffman Stadium or Arrowhead Stadium.

What's nearby

  • Independence Square - 6 min walk
  • Historic Truman Courthouse - 8 min walk
  • Children's Peace Pavilion - 9 min walk
  • 1859 Jail Marshal's Home and Museum - 9 min walk
  • Harry S. Truman Library and Museum - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Independence Station - 13 min walk
  • Kansas City International Airport (MCI) - 36 min drive


  • Venue 1 – Serves breakfast.

About this property

Higher Ground Hotel

A conference center, massage/treatment rooms, and a business center are available at this hotel. 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. All 30 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include coffee makers and pillow menus.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
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