This one of a kind boutique hotel is patterned after Europe's fine small hotels. The Raphael is designed to offer a uniquely Kansas City experience, combining the intimacy and charm of a locally significant landmark with highly individualized service.
Built in 1927 as apartments, the building was transformed into the Raphael Hotel in 1975. A total renovation was concluded in 2009.
Part of the exclusive Marriott Autograph Collection of independent hotels, The Raphael offers Marriott Rewards. Special packages are offered. Meeting space is available.
The hotel features 88 suites and 38 guestrooms. Amenities include: room service; valet service; refreshment cabinet; two telephones; flat screen HDTV; granite sink and vanity. A few suites feature a dining table that seats twelve.
The hotel's signature restaurant, Chaz on the Plaza, is known for its romantic atmosphere, uniquely Kansas City cuisine, and live music.
Located less than a block from the famed Country Club Plaza shopping, dining and entertainment district.
Chef Peter Grnauer, along with members of his Kansas City and Vienna-based family, serves Germanic cuisine in the historic Freight House in the Crossroads Arts District. The menu focuses on authentic representations of classic Austrian and Continental European cuisine.
Before relaxing away at a bed and breakfast, Kansas City offers a place that rivals the fun and excitement of Las Vegas in Argosy Casino Hotel and Spa. Along with a full gaming floor, it features a hotel with luxurious amenities, five dining choices, and an indulgently rejuvenating spa.
After a long day touring Historical Museums and eating some of the best Barbeque restaurants in the country, A circa 1913 Colonial, two blocks from The Plaza, greats you with 12 guestrooms, plus a carriage-house suite. Accommodations at this Bed and Breakfast, Kansas City’s best, include, among other amenities: private baths; sherry in your room; a full breakfast; complimentary afternoon wine and hors d'oeuvres; evening hot beverages with sweets; and 24-hour innkeeper services.