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Hotel and Classroom Information

A block of suites has been reserved at the Residence Inn Kansas City Airport, 10300 N. Ambassador Dr., Kansas City, Missouri, 64153, at a special conference rate for the training program.  The class will be held in the hotel's meeting room..

Residence Inn by Marriott Kansas City Airport will help you feel connected while away from home and maintain a balance of work and life. Designed for the extended-stay traveler, the hotel features all the comforts of home. Each suite offers a spacious bedroom and living room, as well as a full kitchen. Start your day off right with a complimentary hot breakfast every morning and unwind during the evening social hour every Monday through Wednesday. Ideally located just off I-29 and 4 miles from the Kansas City International Airport. 

Please make hotel reservations online by clicking on the appropriate booking link below to obtain the group rate shown (plus required taxes), You will be asked to guarantee the first night’s lodging with a credit card.

Class Dates

Group Rate
(plus taxes)

Cut-off Date

Booking Link

Feb 25-Mar 3 $129 February 11

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Reservations for hotel rooms at this group rate must be made by the cut-off date shown above.   Reservation requests from students received after that date will be accepted on a space available basis, at the higher of the contract rate or rate available at that time.  Contact the Resident Inn directly at (816) 741-2300.

If you wish to come into Kansas City early or stay later, the hotel will provide you the group rate two days before/after the class, if rooms are available. Contact the Resident Inn directly at (816) 741-2300.

Meals

A full hot breakfast is provided by the hotel, as well as, a light dinner with beer and wine.  Lunch will be your own.  There are some nearby restaurants to walk to or the instructor will assist in ordering out for the whole class.  The hotel will also provide a shuttle service so students can go to a local grocery store so you can cook in the sleeping rooms' full kitchen.

Travel Information

The Residence Inn is approximately six miles from the Kansas City International Airport and is served by many major airlines, including United, American, Delta, and Southwest..

If you fly into the KCI Airport, go to Hotel Board, located at the Baggage Claim Area in each terminal.  Call our hotel, and the operator will tell you the estimated arrival time of the hotel van outside of that terminal building.  They will advise you to cross the street and wait for the van at the transportation/shuttle hut.  The shuttle is also available to take students from the hotel to shopping or dining.

Note: Friday is scheduled as a full class day. Please do not make return travel arrangements earlier than 6:00 pm. This may require an extra night’s hotel stay.
 

What to Pack

We suggest that you bring comfortable, casual clothes—jeans are OK. It would be a good idea to bring a sweater or jacket for class. The classroom has centrally controlled heat and air conditioning, and the temperature in the room can vary substantially during the day.

We suggest that you bring a rolling suitcase or luggage “wheelies” to transport your notebooks and reference materials between your sleeping room and the classroom.


Visitor Information

There are several shopping/dining areas within 3 miles of the hotel, including:

If you are planning to spend some extra time in Kansas City, go to VistKC.com for things to do or see.

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