Planning a trip can be stressful and time consuming plus having a new baby to care. Who has the energy for that? Why not stay local and enjoy a romantic getaway right here in Kansas City! The most important piece is to spend time together without a crying baby or the stress of having to take care of another person while you enjoy each other’s company. We’ve gathered our top 10 favorite romantic hotels to help you plan a weekend away with your sweetheart!
Chateau Avalon at The Legends
Choose your theme at the romantic Chateau Avalon! Located next to The Legends in KCK, Chateau Avalon has lots of couple packages and rooms to choose from. Their themed rooms and two-person jacuzzi tubs will make you feel like you’re living large. Choose between adventure, luxury or business themes and escape reality for the weekend!
Benner B&B in Weston, MO
If you want to leave the city and visit wine country consider getting away to Weston, MO. Visit one of the many Bed and Breakfasts in the area. Benner B&B is located at the top of the hill in downtown Weston and is the perfect location if you plan to shop and want quick access to the main highway. Delicious homemade chocolate chip cookies and other snacks are always available. Celebrate each morning with a delectable homemade breakfast. Enjoy the many amenities available at the Benner B&B after you explore the local wineries.
The Raphael Hotel on The Plaza
Enjoy this truly romantic getaway at The Raphael! Take a stroll through the shops on The Plaza and enjoy an elegant dinner at one of the many available restaurants. Or you may choose to stay in your room all weekend! Take advantage of the 24 hour in-room dining service and romance packages available. However you choose to spend your weekend you will be sure to love your stay at The Raphael Hotel!
The President Hotel on The Plaza
The President Hotel is also located on The Plaza, putting you in the midst of elegance and charm! Take advantage of their Bed & Breakfast package to help you unwind after a crazy week or doing some retail therapy together as a couple and reconnect with each other! Whatever you choose to do you will be well taken care of at Hilton’s President Hotel.
Big Cedar Lodge Ridgedale, MO (3 hours east)
If you love adventure and the outdoors you’re sure to love Big Cedar Lodge located right on Table Rock Lake! The view from the lodge is gorgeous any time of the year! During your stay you can challenge each other to a round of golf or rent a boat for a romantic ride as the sun goes down. During the colder months you can enjoy their ice skating rink, spa packages, shopping, Ancient Ozark Natural History Museum, board games at the lodge or venture out to Branson and catch a show! There are so many activities available that you’ll want to stay all week!
816 Hotel, Kansas City, MO
This hotel is truly unique and you’re sure you learn more about the City of Fountains with their themed rooms! 816 Hotel is full of Kansas City history. They offer local coffee from the Roastarie, a free shuttle to and from The K and Arrowhead Stadium. Plus, plenty of other amenities for local shopping and restaurants! You even have the choice to enjoy a private workout in your hotel room! No more exercising with strangers! Check out all the other great benefits (like Plaza gift cards) you get when you stay here! You won’t want to miss out.
The Westin Crown Center
Staying at The Westin is a great option for winter! Adjacent to Crown Center amenities where you can have a romantic ice skating date, take a stroll through the mall, or enjoy a musical at Musical Theatre Heritage. You can also venture across The Link walkway to Union Station to have a movie date at the Extreme Screen or visit an exhibit!
The Elms Hotel in Excelsior Springs, MO
The Elms Hotel and Spa provides an elegant, relaxing experience as you reconnect with your love! Enjoy a couples massage in the morning, take a relaxing swim indoors or out, relax in your Presidential Suite during the day and dine at 88 at The Elms restaurant where they serve fresh, locally grown produce and farm fresh meats! After dinner you can grab a drink at The Tavern. For you history lovers you may consider booking the Presidential Suite where Harry S. Truman slept the night he became president!
Courtyard Kansas City at Briarcliff
The Courtyard KC is located in the heart of the Briarcliff village and just minutes away from downtown Kansas City. You will be a walk away from The Spa at Briarcliff and sophisticated dining experiences. Recapture your love for each other as you spend the weekend with no distractions and plenty of time to focus on your marriage!
Ameristar Casino Hotel
Your first thought may be, a Casino Hotel for a getaway?? What? But once you learn all that Ameristar has to offer you will be so excited to have some adult time with your spouse! Plan your weekend around their concert or comedy events or plan to see a movie while you’re there. Ameristar offers free live events throughout the year and also has an on-site movie theatre and is home to Kansas City’s favorite bar – Casino Cabaret Lounge. And when you’re ready for dinner you can choose from 1 of their 9 dining options and then hop on over to the slots if you dare! This would for sure be a vacation to remember!