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What a find! Charming host, great location, quiet, beautiful garden(even in an ice storm!) We love small business and this one can't be beat! Our room was spotless, the whole property very well maintained, breakfast included, and location was an added bonus! Thanks for a...More
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Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 24 February 2018
Thank you so much for your kind words about our Hotel. We love making sure that our guests are comfortable and enjoy their time with us. Our location is wonderful for seeing all of the Historic Sites in Independence, especially with Harry Truman's home right...More
I'm grateful my husband chose this place - we both feel as if we found a true gem!
Clean and quiet... The staff was kind enough to direct us to great and reasonably priced bbq, when we arrived, and gave us directions to Arrowhead -a...More
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Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 19 December 2017
We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Yes, the BBQ restaurant that is about a mile from the hotel is a great place. We are also walking distance to 9 restaurants. We work hard to make sure that our guests are...More
Our Lions District wanted to be close to the Truman Presidential Library and the Truman Memorial Building (on the Independence Square). We contacted Higher Ground Hotel and found the staff to be easy to work with. During the time of our stay we had several...More
Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 6 December 2017
Thank you so much for your kind words. We enjoyed hosting your group. Your attendees were nice people and easy to care for. We hope to see you again sometime at Higher Ground Hotel...
This location was convenient to all the Truman attractions. Located in a quiet neighborhood, I could have walked to most destinations. My room, 309, was well attended, large and comfortable. My view was of the Truman Home.
The management was very nice and informative. In...More
Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 8 November 2017
Thank you so much for your kind words. We are walking distance to 9 restaurants, many shops, and Historic attractions. Yes, some of our rooms are quite large. Some have skylights to the stars and some overlook our beautiful garden with a goldfish pond. Our...More
We stayed at the Higher Ground on a Wednesday night. Since I have some trouble with stairs, I was relieved to find that this small hotel has an elevator. Although we had booked a discount rate through booking.com, the desk clerk said that the hotel...More
Response from moretajunehartman, Manager at Higher Ground HotelResponded 4 November 2017
We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us . Our Queen Rooms, of which there are four, are the smallest rooms in our hotel. That is why they are the least expensive price. Our King rooms are much larger...More