There’s no reason to spend a load of money on a vacation when you can get all you need right here around Kansas City! Trying new restaurants is fun, but what about where you’ll stay? These bed and breakfasts in and around the city are the perfect retreat from the usual, and offer beauty as well as comfort. What’s wrong with a weekend staycation?
1. 1812 Overture - 1812 Washington St., Kansas City, MO
This century-old building houses five decorated and themed rooms that suit a wide variety of tastes and comfort. They also have an outdoor gazebo and hot tub for those who stay here.
2. Southmoreland on the Plaza - 116 E 46th St., Kansas City, MO
Southmoreland is worth the extra penny when you want a true out-of-this-world experience. It's beyond what you might expect a city bed and breakfast might feature, and it's so close to the Plaza to boot. This 1913 Colonial Revival Mansion is gorgeous inside and out, and offers a one-of-a-kind stay in each room.
3. Jefferson House - 1728 Jefferson St., Kansas City, MO
The Jefferson House is a thirteen room neo-classical brick house that was lovingly restored. There's so much to do within walking distance, and the breakfast served here is sublime. Plus, who could turn down a room so charming?
4. Secret Place - 1205 Michigan Ave., Kansas City, MO
It's a little strange to call this a "Secret Place," because once you've stayed in one of these beautiful rooms, it won't be a secret for long!
5. Hawthorn - 1 Hawthorn Pl., Independence, MO
Staying at the Hawthorn is a treat, because it's close to the city without being smothered by it. Or, just stay inside and indulge in the comfort of these detailed rooms during your whole stay. Who would want to leave somewhere so beautiful?
6. Silver Heart Inn - 1114 S Noland Rd., Independence, MO
This amazing location is like a Hallmark movie home. It was built in the 1850s, and retains that same charm that it's had through all these years. Rent a room or cottage here for a unique experience from the #1 B&B in Independence.
7. Woodstock Inn - 1212 W Lexington St., Independence, MO
Take a tour of the scenic Woodstock Inn and discover each room's theme and story. They have a beautiful setting all around them, and you'll feel relaxed as soon as you lay down for the first time. Oh, and their breakfasts are delightful!
8. Stone-Yancey House - 421 N Lightburne St., Liberty, MO
Every room in this 1889 Queen Anne style brick Victorian home is crafted with care, which shows in their style. The rooms all offer a feeling like you're staying in another time period, except for the modern amenities. It's truly a one-of-a-kind experience!
9. Main Street Inn - 504 Main St., Parkville, MO
This little inn offers multiple rooms with a great location- Parkville! The nearby Nature Sanctuary is worth a drive out here, and it's made even better when you don't have to cook breakfast in the morning. Each room is an amazing and romantic excuse to spend the weekend away from home.
10. Inn At 425 - 425 Gladstone Blvd., Kansas City, MO
This Queen Anne style building built in 1888 is the perfect spot to rest your head and enjoy a filling breakfast the next day. The garden alone is my favorite reason to visit here, and it's won several awards for excellence.
11. Vienna Woods - 7405 James A Reed Rd., Kansas City, MO
You won't believe just how beautiful the inside of this bed and breakfast is. As you can see above, it's intricately painted, and is truly unmatched in style. There are just no words for how breathtaking the inside of this place is, and a stay here is like staying in another country.
12. Albonee Country Inn - 2200 S Crenshaw Rd., Independence, MO
This classic country inn is the perfect romantic getaway that doesn't get too over-the-top. It's warm and comfortable - the perfect place to spend time on yourselves.
13. Inn on Crescent Lake - 1261 Saint Louis Ave., Excelsior Springs, MO
The Inn on Crescent Lake is another great romantic getaway, and also a luxurious place for you to relax and forget all your troubles. With or without friends, of course.