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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We sprang for a special package that included spa treatments, a suite, dinner and breakfast. It was a special balue and great way to celebrate our anniversary, the Roosevelt suite was super nice and huge! My only suggestion for improvement would be to upgrade the bed linens, the quality should be better in a hotel of this caliber. The sheets...

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San Diego, California, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Grotto at the spa is all that matters - and keeps us coming back. Rooms are clean and spacious, but nothing out of the ordinary -but the jetted stand alone tub in the room is NICE. The restaurant is almost always a disappointment (food and service) and local dining options are almost nonexistent. Yet we keep coming back -...

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Blue Springs, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would highly recommend staying at the Elm's Hotel and Spa. The rooms are very nice and clean. The staff is exceptionally nice and one of my favorite things about my stay is the spa! If you want to be spoiled, relax and enjoy yourself, book your stay at the Elms!

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southwest Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My BFF and I decided to celebrate 33 years of friendship with a girls spa weekend. We picked a city halfway between our homes and Kansas City was one of the closest cities. In looking for hotel/spas, we came upon the Elms. What a find! Beautiful old hotel with such charm. The staff was courteous and efficient. Our room was...

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Delaware
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful old hotel that has been updated. Indoor and outdoor pool, wonderful spa on site, great restaurant and also a wonderful on sight coffee shop. Rooms are the best - comfortable furniture. Easy to walk into town, which is less than a block from the hotel. Nice outside areas to sit and just relax. All staff are very friendly.

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Missouri
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Yes, Excelsoir Springs is a bit out of the way, but the Elms is worth it. We found the Elms a great experience. It's one of those places that you enjoy just being at. The first thing that catches one's attention is the stone grotto work that jumps out at you upon arrival. Once inside you experience a grand lobby...

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1Thank Roy M
Denton, Texas
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I was there on a business trip. In fact, was there 3 days and nights, and used the Truman Room for my organization's board of directors meeting. Every time we have a meeting in the mid-West, we request to stay at The Elms because of their wonderful amenities and helpful staff. Stayed on the 4th floor overlooking the swimming pool...

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3Thank ArtGlassEnsembles
Overland Park, Kansas
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This place is top-notch from service to amenities. The grotto is the real selling point and what makes this place stand out from other fancy hotels with great service. All of the staff go out of their way to greet you as they pass and make you feel as comfortable as possible. We had a private suite on the 5th...

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3Thank Angela O
Gower, Missouri
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Excellent time spent at the Spa, Restaurant and Lounge with family celebrating my son's birthday. Always a very relaxing time spent and staff is always more than accommodating. Very clean and inviting atmosphere.

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Houston
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This was one of the most well taken care of hotels I have been in, in a while. The attention to detail and care in all areas shows that the people that work there care about preserving the beauty and reputation of this place. We had a great time enjoying the indoor pool and hot tub and slept well on...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This is more than just an escape from the everyday.It’s an ageless journey to a place where life moves alittle slower. And now, our renovated hotel and spabring The Elms into an entirely new age. It’s thesame old charm, newly appointed. So be our guest.Experience this iconic hotel anew, rejuvenate at thespa and explore charming Excelsior Springs. Wethink you’ll find it to your liking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elms Hotel and Spa

Address: 401 Regent St., Excelsior Springs, MO 64024
Region: United States > Missouri > Excelsior Springs
Price Range: RM625 - RM955 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Elms Hotel and Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 153
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Also Known As:
The Elms Hotel Excelsior Springs
Elms Hotel Excelsior Springs
Elm Resort
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The Roosevelt suite is amazing”
 of 5 bubbles MarciaLHansen, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I booked my room thru expedia for the best price.”
 of 5 bubbles jedrock26, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“rooms over looking the entrance are great.”
 of 5 bubbles DELAWHERE58, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you're looking for a quiet getaway, I would suggest a weekday stay during the offseason.”
 of 5 bubbles RoyM249, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I like the rooms which overlook the pool”
 of 5 bubbles ArtGlassEnsembles, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
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