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Downtown St. Louis Historic Hotels

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Top Downtown St. Louis Historic Hotels

Drury Plaza Hotel St. Louis at the Arch
3 out of 5
2 South 4th Street, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $154 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (4,172 reviews)

"The front desk lady was so awesome I hate I don’t remember her name. I rode in on my motorcycle from Memphis and my bike broke down. She was so helpful to me. She made sure I got my evening cocktails and snack and told me about a place nearby that was open for us to eat. Then she was there with a ..."…"

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

Drury Plaza Hotel St. Louis at the Arch
Drury Inn St. Louis at Union Station
3 out of 5
201 S 20th St, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $168 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (2,000 reviews)

"This hotel is soooo cool! It is an older building and it’s beautiful. My husband and I had a weekend getaway here and it was wonderful! I would definitely go back."…"

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

Drury Inn St. Louis at Union Station
Embassy Suites by Hilton St. Louis Downtown
3.5 out of 5
610 N 7th St, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $222 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,291 reviews)

"We absolutely loved staying here. The lighting in the room was a little dimmer than I preferred, but otherwise this property met all of my needs. The breakfast was absolutely amazing."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton St. Louis Downtown
Courtyard by Marriott St. Louis Downtown/Convention Center
3 out of 5
823-827 Washington Avenue, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $131 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (662 reviews)

"Smell was awful. I believe it was from the sewers outside. Stayed on 19th floor so we did not smell it inside the room. Excellent decor Microwave delivered to the room!🙂"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 7, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott St. Louis Downtown/Convention Center
The Westin St. Louis
4.5 out of 5
811 Spruce St, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $138 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,128 reviews)

"The location was great and the hotel was beautiful and super spacious rooms."…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

The Westin St. Louis
Hampton Inn Gateway Arch Downtown
3 out of 5
333 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $152 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,863 reviews)

"Front guest service was amazing - with Covid and all of the new requirements, the staff went out Id their way to help us . The ladies at front desk were exceptional"…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

Hampton Inn Gateway Arch Downtown
Hotel Ignacio Saint Louis
3.5 out of 5
3411 Olive St, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $152 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (433 reviews)

"Staff was super friendly and helpful I’ll definitely come back again we really enjoyed our stay"…"

Reviewed on May 23, 2020

Hotel Ignacio Saint Louis
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch
4 out of 5
315 Chestnut St, St. Louis, MO
The price is CA $152 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (8,139 reviews)

"Ask for a late check-out they gave it to me no problem awesome Place killer View"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 23, 2020

Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch
Magnolia Hotel St. Louis, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
4 out of 5
421 N 8th St, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $145 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,141 reviews)

"Very beautiful hotel and nice room. Very clean. Pleasant and helpful staff. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 24, 2020

Magnolia Hotel St. Louis, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Pear Tree Inn St. Louis Near Union Station
3 out of 5
2211 Market Street, St. Louis, MO
The price is CA $168 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,837 reviews)

"The parking garage was a nice option and not terribly far from entrance. Lobby was nice, Nick was very helpful, breakfast was okay but not wow. They were very accommodating to help with moving our rooms and group around to get us closer together. This was all during the beginning of the Coronavirus. ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Pear Tree Inn St. Louis Near Union Station
St. Louis Union Station Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton
4 out of 5
1820 Market Street, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $175 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,154 reviews)

"Great place and great people ...it had lots of space and a beatiful place"…"

Reviewed on May 11, 2020

St. Louis Union Station Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton
Hilton St. Louis Downtown at the Arch
4 out of 5
400 Olive St, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $165 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,866 reviews)

"I didnt like that u have to pay for parking when u renting a room.Thats sad and that probably stop me from going there again."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 22, 2020

Hilton St. Louis Downtown at the Arch
Missouri Athletic Club
3.5 out of 5
405 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO
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4/5Very Good! (1,477 reviews)
Felt like I was a member of the club

"Nice place and very helpful staff"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 19, 2020

Missouri Athletic Club
Hotel Avyan
2.5 out of 5
2625 Lafayette Ave, St. Louis, MO
The price is CA $103 per night
3.7/5Good! (996 reviews)

"Because he's nice and clean and good service and nice area and quiet thank you for your service"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 2, 2020

Hotel Avyan
The Hotel Majestic St. Louis
4 out of 5
1019 Pine St, St. Louis, MO
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3.6/5Good! (1,512 reviews)

"This was at one time a very beautiful hotel. The rooms could use some TLC. The tiles floor in the bathroom was cracked and didn't look very clean, the carpet was loose and bunched up and I actually tripped on it, the bathroom was very small and everything just overall didn't seem too clean. The girl ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 28, 2019

The Hotel Majestic St. Louis
Red Lion Hotel St. Louis
3.5 out of 5
400 S 14th St, St. Louis, MO
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The price is CA $114 per night
3.6/5Good! (4,263 reviews)

"It was a nice, spacious room. Was definitely better than expected & with in walking distance of the union Station"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

Red Lion Hotel St. Louis
HoteLumiere at the Arch
4 out of 5
999 N. 2nd St., St. Louis, MO
The price is CA $250 per night
3.4/5 (1,421 reviews)

"Loved being so close to the casino! The enclosed walk way was also very convenient. We would definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

HoteLumiere at the Arch
City Place St. Louis - Downtown Hotel
3.5 out of 5
200 North 4th Street, St. Louis, MO
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3/5 (5,576 reviews)
Location is what you're paying for

"Great location! Condition of hotel and the cleanliness is not ideal for 200$ a night. Staff was friendly and within walking distance to the arch. Pool was nice as well! We had the 16th floor but the windows were caked with dirt you couldn't enjoy the view."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 10, 2019

City Place St. Louis - Downtown Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Downtown St. Louis?
Travelers love the rich history they can explore in Downtown St. Louis. And while you’re here, you can check out the fascinating museums and acclaimed theater scene. You can also discover the area’s great live music.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in Downtown St. Louis?
Downtown St. Louis has 197 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 32 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical sites and other places to visit in Downtown St. Louis?
Downtown St. Louis is notable for landmarks like Gateway Arch, Kiener Plaza, and Old Courthouse. Known for its live music and museums, cultural venues include City Museum, Fox Theater, and Peabody Opera House. Other popular sights include Enterprise Center and Busch Stadium.
What is a historic hotel like in Downtown St. Louis?
A historic hotel gives guests the chance to stay in a place recognized with an official historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can be castles, stately homes, palaces or even pubs, lodges, old police stations or skyscrapers — any building that’s been identified as being of special interest. These types of hotels in Downtown St. Louis typically preserve original characteristics like traditional architecture and period features within the guestrooms or public spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
They are quite similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., while you’ll often hear “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to emphasize the architecture and actual building. Heritage hotels draw their meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Downtown St. Louis have modern facilities?
Yes, every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, while interiors have safety features and modern conveniences. Visitors can expect the amenities from a contemporary hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, WiFi, and more. When you book a historic hotel in Downtown St. Louis, it doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s rundown or uncomfortable for guests.

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