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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly St. Louis hotel in Clayton district

Short drive to zoo

Surrounded by businesses, restaurants, and residences, the Crowne Plaza St. Louis-Clayton is 4 miles from Forest Park and the acclaimed St. Louis Zoo. Downtown St. Louis and the Gateway Arch are about 10 miles away.

Plenty of perks

Complimentary amenities at this St. Louis hotel include breakfast, wireless Internet access, and airport and area transportation. The hotel also has a 24-hour business center, indoor/outdoor pool, fitness center, and children's play area.

A good night's sleep

Guestrooms at Crowne Plaza Saint Louis - Clayton feature pillowtop mattresses and down bedding and Italian-marble bathrooms. Complimentary sleep kits include eye masks and lavender spray.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located in the Clayton business district, this hotel is 4 miles from the center of Forest Park recreation and the St. Louis Zoo. Downtown St. Louis, the Gateway Arch, and Busch Stadium are about 10 miles east. A convenient MetroLink station is just 3 blocks away.

Hotel recreation includes a children's play area, an indoor/outdoor pool, a unisex sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center.

A complimentary buffet breakfast features hot and cold items. The Plaza Grill and Restaurant serves classic American cuisine and features a sports bar with multiple plasma-screen TVs.

Guests of the Crowne Plaza Saint Louis - Clayton have 24-hour access to a self-serve business center (surcharge). Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout the property. Other business amenities include 9 conference rooms, computer station with an Internet point, and secretarial services. Self-parking and valet parking are available (surcharges), and nearby street parking is complimentary.

  • Free breakfast 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Free WiFi 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Total number of rooms - 241 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Sauna 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Wedding services 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Microwave 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
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Where to Eat

The Plaza Grill and Restaurant - Contemporary dining. Classic American cuisine. Sports bar with multiple plasma-screen TVs tuned to sporting events. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Bar open until late evening.

Room service - Available from early morning to late evening.

Buffet breakfast - Features hot and cold items.

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Nearby Things to Do

The Crowne Plaza features an indoor/outdoor pool complex with a unisex sauna. A fitness center, open 24 hours, has cardio machines with individual LCD TV monitors, as well as weight-training equipment and free weights. A children's play area includes complimentary use of toys, arcade games, and foosball, and is open 6 AM-10 PM.

Local parks provide volleyball, tennis, playing fields, and playgrounds. Forest Park, four miles from the hotel, is home to the St. Louis Zoo, a skating rink, a handball club, tennis center, lakes with paddleboat and rowboat rentals, a municipal golf course, and numerous other recreational facilities.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 6 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 19 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per stay
  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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