Kansas City, Mo.

The 213-room Hilton President Kansas City, which is located in the Power and Light District and offers more than 12,000 square feet of event space, completed renovations earlier this year. The project included updates to guest rooms and public spaces, including the lobby.

Kansas City Marriott Downtown is undergoing a $40 million guest room renovation including all 983 rooms and suites, with completion expected by the end of 2018. This project follows a $25 million function and public space renovation completed in mid-2015.

The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center began a $20 million guest room renovation last month that is scheduled for completion by spring 2018.

Loews Kansas City Convention Center Hotel, which will be connected to the Kansas City Convention Center with a new connector bridge, will offer 800 guest rooms, a lobby bar, signature restaurant, indoor lap pool and 60,000 square feet of meeting/event space when it opens in early 2020.

The 216-room Hotel Phillips Kansas City, part of the Curio Collection by Hilton, recently completed a $20 million renovation, including guest room updates and improvements to its more than 7,000 square feet of event space.

Kansas City, Kan.

At press time, two new hotels were scheduled to open in February 2018—the 89-room Home2 Suites by Hilton Kansas City KU Medical Center, with 950 square feet of event space, and the 108-room Homewood Suites by Hilton Kansas City Speedway, located in the Village West area with 720 square feet of meeting space.