Loews Convention Center Hotel – Loews Kansas City Convention Center Hotel will showcase 800 guestrooms, a lobby bar, signature restaurant, three meal restaurant, indoor lap pool and 60,000 square feet of meeting and event space, which connects directly to the Kansas City Convention Center with a new connector bridge. Set to open in 2020, the hotel is also in walking distance to key attractions and other destination landmarks like the Kansas City Power & Light District, Sprint Center, KC Streetcar and the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.
Kansas City Marriott Downtown – Currently the city’s largest convention hotel, the Marriott is in the process of completing a $40 million guest room renovation. All 983 rooms in both the Marriott and Muehlebach towers will be completely redesigned and are expected to be completed by 2018. Guests can expect each room to include highly functional, technologically advanced features, such as a computer-friendly work desk, several charging and USB outlet options, high speed internet and more. All rooms will feature soft seating, a minimalist wardrobe system, energy-efficient LED lighting and other amenities to complement the more than 93,000 square feet of historic and modern meeting space.
21c Museum Hotel Kansas City – 21c Museum Hotels is rehabilitating the historic Savoy Hotel and Grill in downtown Kansas City. 21c Museum Hotel Kansas City will support the city’s renewal and serve as an additional catalyst for culture, entertainment and economic growth. Like its sister properties, 21c Kansas City will be woven into the fabric of downtown, welcoming both visitors and members of the community to enjoy its curated exhibitions, cultural programming and culinary offerings. The 120-room boutique hotel, restaurant and contemporary art museum is projected to open summer 2018.
Aparium Hotel Group Project in the Crossroads – Two buildings at 2101 and 2107 Central Street have been acquired by Aparium Hotel Group of Chicago. The group plans to open a 125-room boutique hotel with meeting spaces, a restaurant, a bar and lounge and a rooftop deck. Opening is planned for winter 2018.
Hotel Indigo – Looking to open early 2018, this boutique hotel (which is part of the InterContinental chain) will be located in a converted 12-floor office tower right in the middle of Downtown KC. Developers plan 118 rooms with 27 luxury apartments on the top three floors.