Hotel Overview

Featuring a beautiful garden courtyard, this downtown Independence hotel is less than 1 mile from the Independence Amtrak Station. Free Wi-Fi is available and a continental breakfast is served daily.

Rooms at the Higher Ground Hotel are furnished with classic dark wood furniture and equipped with a flat-screen satellite TV. An in-room refrigerator can be requested.

Guests of Higher Ground are welcome to a selection of board games in the game room or books and movies in the library lounge. Private massage sessions are also offered in-room or inside the lounge.

The Hotel Higher Ground is located on the same block as the Harry S. Truman Home and is less than 1 mile from the Truman Library. Access to I-435 is less than 4 miles away.

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A flat-screen cable TV is provided in this room.

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A flat-screen cable TV is provided in this room.

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A flat-screen cable TV is provided in this room.

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A flat-screen cable TV is provided in this room.

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Features additional space and an extra living area.

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Facilities of Higher Ground Hotel

Free parking, On-site parking, Parking, WiFi everywhere

Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Food & Drink
Vending machine (drinks), Vending machine (snacks)

Pools and wellness
Massage, Spa and wellness centre

Front-desk/reception area services
Express check-in/check-out, Luggage storage, Private check-in/check-out, Safety deposit box

Common areas
Games room, Garden, Shared lounge/TV area, Terrace

Entertainment and children services

Cleaning services
Daily maid service, Laundry

Business facilities
Business centre, Meeting/banquet facilities

Air conditioning, Designated smoking area, Facilities for disabled guests, Family rooms, Heating, Lift, Non-smoking rooms, Non-smoking throughout

Hotel Policies

From 14:00 hours

Untill 11:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. Please contact the property before arrival if check in after 21:00 is required.

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  • The Sebel Hawkesbury was excellent. Great friendly staff and excellent rooms. 11/10 Highly recommend this Hotel
    A Denman
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