Kansas City Staycation Guide

Kansas City Staycation Guide
You don’t have to jump on a plane or even hit the road to experience a great vacation. Kansas City has all you need with unique places to eat, big city attractions, charming local shopping and fun places to stay for the whole family. Make the most of your vacation with a Kansas City staycation!
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Planning a spring break or summer staycation? Crown Center is Kansas City’s favorite family-friendly destination with The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center serving as your ultimate home base.  You can literally park once and explore for days. From SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium to LEGOLAND Discovery Center, you’ll find exactly what you want for a memory-making staycation.

After a fun-filled day of exploring the attractions at Crown Center, grab a bite to eat at one of the many on-site restaurants including Burnt End BBQ along with staples like Fritz’s Railroad RestaurantUnforked, and SPIN! Pizza. Following your tasty meal, don’t skip out on sweets from Chip’s Chocolate Factory or Sheridan’s Lattes & Frozen Custard. Uniquely Kansas City, Always Crown Center.

The Westin Kansas CityThe Westin Kansas City at Crown Center prides itself on delivering superior quality and exceptional customer service. Perfectly placed amid celebrated downtown attractions, The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center is a haven of wellness and renewal. Embrace effortless relaxation in spacious hotel accommodations with Heavenly® Beds, floor-to-ceiling windows, and signature amenities. Two of our family favorites are pictures in front of the waterfall and time spent in our outdoor heated pool area. We are the only place in Kansas City for a true family Staycation. Enjoy easy access to popular downtown attractions, including Union Station, the Power & Light District, and Crown Center. The Crown Center area is a place like no other and the Westin Kansas City at Crown Center is connected to it all. Make a reservation today!

Sarah grew up in Manhattan, Kansas (Go Cats!), she moved to Minnesota where she met her husband, Shea. Realizing how much she hated snow in May, she convinced him to move to Kansas City in 2010. Together they have lived in Midtown, Waldo, the Plaza, and now Overland Park. Sarah is mom to 10-year-old, Henry, 7-year-old Clark and 5-year-old Lucy. She has her master’s in urban administration and is passionate about making Kansas City a more equitable and supportive community. In between the crazy, she likes to drink coffee, run, hike, travel as much as possible, and experience all things Kansas City!