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Bentonville, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Great place to stay in the heart of the Power & Light district. Hotel staff very knowledgeable and friendly. I would recommend this hotel. Every time I have stayed at this hotel it has exceeded my expectations.

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Dwight Thanks for that wonderful review. I am so pleased to read the comments about exceeding your expectations time and time again. Thanks for those very kind words. We look forward to hosting you again in the future! Philip More 

Urbandale, Iowa
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 18 March 2015

The historic hotel is walking distance to the Power and Light District. The room was comfortable, however, our room faced the P&L and the music was easily heard thru the night which was annoying. The breakfast buffet was good. We hadn't received a voucher for breakfast, but our server gave us one. We ate in the downstairs restaurant for dinner... More 

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your thoughts about your visit to our hotel. I am pleased you had an overall enjoyable stay. Apologies for not meeting and exceeding your expectations in the food and beverage areas. Thanks again for your candid feedback. Philip More 

Des Moines, Iowa
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10 reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2015

My husband and I recently stayed at the Hilton President in the Power and Light District of Kansas City. We were there for the Big 12 Tournament. This is a very nice hotel and close to the Excel Center where the tournament was held. The hotel was very busy this weekend. Our room was nice, not real big but worked... More 

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Regina Thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts about your visit. As you can see by some reviews we did indeed have some water pressure issues over the time frame of the Big 12 Tournament. We are certainly aware of the issue and we are taking steps to resolve this issue. I am terribly sorry you had this... More 

Fort Calhoun NE
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112 reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2015

I have stayed at this hotel 5 times now and this is the worst stay by far. For the price charged for a room you would think hot water would be available. I took three showers and all were in lukewarm water. It wasn't cold but certainly wasn't hot. When I asked about this at check out the clerk immediately... More 

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review your visit to our hotel. I am very sorry you had some hot water issues, that certainly plagued the building during your visit. We are aware of this and we are resolving this issue as we speak. I have also forwarded your comments about your food and beverage experience to our food management... More 

Wichita, United States
1 review
Reviewed 17 March 2015

I would have expected a lot more from a Hilton in downtown KC/Power and Light. For the priced we paid, would have expected a very pleasant experience... not the case. Overall -- way overpriced for the quality that we received. Check in went well, valet met us in the street to get our car. Front desk had our reservation ready... More 

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to share your thoughts about your visit, I am terribly sorry you had some water issues during your visit. We are aware of this issue and we are in the process of replacing some equipment that will resolve this issue. Thanks again for your time and candid feedback. Philip More 

Kansas City, United States
1 review
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Great overall! Very busy even being fully booked. Requested another night and was full, but got a call back immediately regarding an opening. Celan rooms and baths only down fall of whole place was shower pressure.

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Eric Thanks for sharing your thoughts about your visit. I am sorry there were some water pressure issues during your visit. It does sound, overall you had a pleasant visit. Please call on us again if we can be of assistance. Philip More 

Eudora, Kansas, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2015

I had a wonderful Girls' Weekend with some friends and my cousin. The double bed room was very comfortable. Although, the price was a bit more than what I usually spend for a hotel, the the convenience of location was worth spending a little extra. We will visit this place again. The only reason I didn't give 5 stars was... More 

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Shawna Thanks for sharing your thoughts about your visit. I am glad you had a great girls weekend in the Power and Light. Please look us up in the future if we can ever be of assistance! Philip More 

Joplin, Missouri
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 10 March 2015

Our reservation was made on-line at the Hotel site. We requested the "Take Me To The Top" package that included the breakfast buffet. We also requested possible upgrade for a room to view the Power & Light District. This option included a surcharge and was possibly available at check in. Our room on the 11th floor was available at check... More 

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Dennis Thanks for your time and feedback about your visit. I am sorry you feel like you did not receive the value for your dollar, and it sounds as if there were some service issues as well. I will reach out to you via traditional methods and see if we can make this right for you. Philip More 

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23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 March 2015

I stayed at this hotel for three weeks on a business trip. Excellent rooms, great customer service and perfect location to the Power and Light district where all of the night life is. Will stay here again!

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Ryan Thanks for the wonderful feedback regarding your extended stay at our hotel. I am pleased you had a wonderful three week stay! We would certainly like to see you again in the future, please call on us if we can be of assistance. Philip More 

Lapeer, Michigan
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Reviewed 2 March 2015

We stayed for a 2 day training and found the room to be clean beyond the usual standards. The lobby is lovely and we walked to dinner. Meals served by the hotel to attendees were plentiful and very good. They even provided box lunches on departure day. However, the morning shower water temperature could best be described as "mostly warm."... More 

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philipstrnad, General Manager at Hilton President Kansas City, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time so share your comments about your visit to the hotel. Great material for our team to digest and improve. We certainly should do a better job of ensuring our front line associates are able to speak intelligently about local attractions. Thanks again for your time and feedback. Philip More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
AAA Four Diamond award winning hotel, and the only hotel in the new Power and Light entertainment district. The hotel was originally opened in 1927, closed for many years. Re-opened in 2005 after a 45 million dollar renovation. This stunning hotel is truly one of Kansas City's grand hotels. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilton President Kansas City

Address: 1329 Baltimore, Kansas City, MO 64105
Region: United States > Missouri > Kansas City
Price Range: €219 - €298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hilton President Kansas City 4*
Number of rooms: 213
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Also Known As:
Hilton President Kansas City Hotel Kansas City
Hilton Hotel Kansas City
Hilton Kansas City
Kansas City Hilton
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#1 Green Hotel in Kansas City
#7 Luxury Hotel in Kansas City
#11 Romantic Hotel in Kansas City
#16 Business Hotel in Kansas City
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