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Hotel Phillips Kansas City, Curio Collection by Hilton

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall, great! We loved this hotel. The restoration / architectural details were amazing - very art deco vibe. The rooms were clean and comfortable, the beds were comfy, the bathroom was lovely and the location was great for us. It was easy to get around and lots within walking distance. The internet didn't work in the rooms - we didn't...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not worth the money nor using your Hilton honor points. Location is good and very close to bars and places to eat. However, the quality of service and the hotel food is below of what you would expect at a Hilton hotel.

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Dallas, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean hotel. Staff was friendly and helpful. The speak-easy was unique and a good environment for our group to gather and share thoughts and cocktails. Location made it easy to do business in the KC area. Hotel Shuttle was timely and reliable.

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Lawrence, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and comfortable rooms. Amazing drinks in the "secret" bar in the basement! Very fun! Most professional and pleasant staff from valet to restaurant. Tell the valet you are dining there and valet parking is free.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last weekend I stayed at the Hotel Phillips with 4 other friends and I would recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Kansas City. First of all location of the hotel was fantastic: it was within a few minutes walking to get to the Sprint Center, Power & Light District, and also the KC Streetcar which can take you throughout downtown....

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Mahwah, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

New renovations are wonderful. Quaint, historic hotel with updated rooms. Staff is extremely helpful. Walking distance to Sprint Center, restaurants, shopping, and free metro street car. Free shuttle was really nice too.

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Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arriving on a this past Sunday and after reviewing the reviews on this hotel previously I elected to request an upgrade to a corner room. Which I received upon arrival. The food has been good as has been the staff. The room is clean and in fact very nice. The only two complaints I have are:1. having survived a near-fatal...

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Kansas City, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved the look of the hotel. I met so many different people while eating at the bar. The hotel was outstanding. The first room was dirty but when I went back to the hotel front desk they gave me another room in a matter of seconds and I never had a problem again. The valet was very nice. I...

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Omaha, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unless there is only one of you and you have no need for amenities, don't stay here. The rooms are tiny, old, no refrigerator with expensive parking. Go to the Hilton President up the street instead. I made it very clear when booking the room what we needed, they told me they had it and they had nothing close to...

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oconnorjo, General Manager at Hotel Phillips Kansas City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Our apologies that you were not fully satisfied with our hotel. We do believe that we have a beautiful hotel, having just completed a $20 million dollar renovation. Being a historic hotel, we do have rooms of varying sizes. It sounds like you did not actually stay at the hotel, which is unfortunate. I am glad we were able to...

Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has a lot of history and maintains its connection with history making it a quant place to stay. Location: We stayed during the Big 12 tournament the location was perfect, we walked to the Power & Light district each day. Room: We had a corner room, it was very nice with a nice view. The room is small,...

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Amenities

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Boutique Hotel that's Both Historic and hip. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and Kansas City’s most historic hotel, completed a $20 million gut renovation at the end of 2016. The transformation included every aspect of the building to bring the hotel back to its original 1930's elegance, with modern amenities while elevating the food and beverage offerings, comfort, amenities, and modern details. Dine in Tavernonna Italian Kitchen, get coffee at Kilo Charlie, and come in for drinks at our speakeasy, P.S. Can a hotel feel grand and yet intimate at the same time? Hip but never stuffy? That's the allure of Hotel Phillips, a historic gem in the heart of Kansas City's business, entertainment and arts district. Your experience starts with our breathtaking Art Deco lobby that made us Kansas City's most celebrated hotel in 1931. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Phillips Kansas City, Curio Collection by Hilton

Address: 106 W 12th St, Kansas City, MO 64105-1902 (Formerly Hotel Phillips)
Region: United States > Missouri > Kansas City
Price Range: €164 - €289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Phillips Kansas City, Curio Collection by Hilton 4*
Number of rooms: 216
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Also Known As:
Phillips Hotel Kansas City
Hotel Style:
#8 Luxury Hotel in Kansas City
#21 Business Hotel in Kansas City
#24 Romantic Hotel in Kansas City
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“Corner room”
  • Desk and Keurig
  • Nice bathroom
  • Snowy day view
  • Night view
  • Comfortable bed
Brkhousekitty, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“avoid this hotel; KC has many other higher-quality hotels with nicer staff”
Bizconsultant341, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try another hotel”
mabell1618, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pick Somewhere Else”
BrendaW96, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Corner suites are nice, that's about it”
712philippes, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
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