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The Fontaine

901 W 48th Pl Country Club Plaza | Kansas City, MO 64112-1895  [SEE MAP]Kansas City, MO  [SEE ADDRESS]
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Overview

Rooftop pool
Not many kids amenities available on-site
The Fontaine sits just a stone's throw away from Kansas City's Country Club Plaza, which boasts several stores and dining spots. Plus, the property is conveniently located about 5 miles south of the Power & Light District and about a mile west of the University of Missouri-Kansas City. In addition to plenty of shopping options nearby, guests can easily access two parks, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, the Sprint Center and LEGOLAND Discovery Center (all within a 5-mile radius of the hotel). If you're looking for on-site entertainment, The Fontaine features a rooftop pool and restaurant, Parker, which serves American fare and also has an on-site bar. Each of The Fontaine's 132 guest rooms is appointed with a flat-screen TV, Egyptian cotton linens and a rainfall shower. Recent guests commend The Fontaine's modern, stylish design, and the hotel's friendly customer service. The Fontaine appeals to travelers looking to shop at Country Club Plaza, and those seeking a quiet retreat while doing business in Kansas City. Visitors lookings for a location with numerous amenities for children may want to look elsewhere.
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Location
Kansas City, MO
Hotel Class
4.0-star
Property Type
Hotel, 132 rooms
Primary View
Neighborhood
Style
Traditional, Modern

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  • 4.0Hotel Class

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Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by Tripadvisor. A total of 1394 have reviewed the The Fontaine, giving it a rating of 4.5, on a scale of 1-5.

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Tripadvisor Travel Rating: Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1394 reviews 4.5 (based on 1394 reviews)

Guest Rooms

The chic design of the hotel's lobby continues into its guest rooms, which feature tones of blue, white and charcoal, and contemporary furniture, including a tapestry-style headboard and a velvet armchair. Some in-room amenities offered include flat-screen TVs, Egyptian cotton linens, coffee makers and rain showers.
    Nightly resort fee$7

    Standard room size400 square feet

    • Premium channels
    • Workspace/desk
    • Minifridge
    • Bathrobes/slippers
    • Minibar
    • Shower/tub combo
    • Separate shower
    • Separate tub
    • Internet
    • Wireless internet
    • Free internet
    • Fee for internet usage
    • Guest rooms with patios and balconies
    • Adjoining rooms available

    Location & Parking

    The Fontaine is located just steps away from Country Club Plaza, which features upscale shopping, restaurants and nightlife. Although 5 miles south of downtown Kansas City, there are still several cultural attractions close to the hotel, including the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Westport Historical Society and the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.
    • Hotel is about 24 miles south of Kansas City International Airport
    • Complimentary area shuttle takes guests to any location within a 5-mile radius of the hotel
    • 24-hour valet parking ($28)
    • 24-hour self-parking ($25)
    • Airport shuttle
    • Car service (free)

    Within walking distance of:

    • Bus stop
    • Restaurants
    • Movie theater
    • Train station
    • Beach
    • Theater
    • Subway/metro stop
    • Grocery store
    • Shopping

    Dining

    This hotel houses two restaurants. Parker restaurant and bar offers American cuisine for lunch and dinner on the top floor of the hotel, with views of the city.
    • The Bar at Parker is open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

    Number of restaurants1

    Cuisine TypesItalian, American

    • Fine dining
    • Casual dining
    • Quick service cafe/coffee shop/marketplace
    • Bar/lounge
    • Room service
    • 24-hour room service
    • free breakfast

    Pool

    The Fontaine's rooftop pool is just big enough for lap swimming.
    • Pool hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Lap pool
    • Wading pool
    • Lazy river
    • Family pool
    • Infinity pool
    • Whirlpool/hot tub
    • Adults-only pool
    • Lifeguard on duty
    • Poolside service
    • Waterslide
    • Deck chairs or cabanas
    • Pool bar

    Fitness

    This hotel houses a fitness center that features cardio machines, strength-training equipment and free weights.
    • Towels and water provided
    • Weight equipment
    • Cardio equipment
    • Yoga mats
    • Free fitness classes
    • Premium fitness classes (with fee)

    Business

    This hotel houses 5,700 square feet of meeting space, plus the rooftop restaurant and bar area, the pool terrace and the Artist's Foyer.
    • Audiovisual equipment available

    Number of meeting rooms6

    • Business center
    • Meeting rooms
    • Meeting and event planners available

    Pets

    Pets under 40 pounds are welcome at The Fontaine for a nightly fee of $25. The hotel sits near many spaces for walks.
      • Pets allowed (with fee)
      • Dog walking
      • Pet-sitting

      Wedding

      The Nichols Ballroom can hold 180 guest for a banquet and 300 for a cocktail reception, the McCoy Ballroom can hold 160 attendees for a banquet and 230 for a cocktail reception and the Artist's Foyer can hold 150 attendees for pre-function events. The 1,800-square-foot rooftop pool terrace and the property's restaurants can also be used for events.

        Maximum wedding guest capacity300

        • Hotel hosts weddings
        • Outdoor space for weddings
        • Wedding planners available

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