Looking for a taste of luxury? We say "TREAT YOSELF!" But if you've got a desire for luxe with a budget in mind, we've got some ideas for you, too. Let's take a look into some of our favorite luxe Kansas destinations, from hotels and B&Bs to dining and more.
Luxury Hotels in Kansas
Ambassador Hotel - Wichita
The Ambassador Hotel in Wichita is exactly what I think of when I think "TREAT YOSELF." This expertly designed location is home to many amenities, from a high-end Italian restaurant to their speak-easy style bar (named Dockum for the former drug store that resided where the Ambassador is now) to in-room iOS docking stations and Alexa enabled items.
Chateau Avalon - Kansas City
Chateau Avalon is a hotel to remember! This hotel features both uniquely themed rooms and traditional luxurious stays. While some rooms have expertly detailed, fantastical themes (think Game of Thrones or a presidential suite complete with a hidden room), others lean into simple luxury. The Chateau is also home to the exotic D'Nile Lounge and a Spa ready for relaxation.
Historic Elgin Hotel - Marion
This hidden gem in Marion is historic luxury at its finest. This is a perfect hotel for a Flint Hills getaway, complete with it's 19th century limestone exterior and an atmosphere that blends the nostalgia of the past with the luxuries of today. Property amenities include a full-service restaurant, fitness center, game lounge and an outdoor verandah, while ensuite amenities include jacuzzis, smart TVs, plush robes, slippers and docking stations.
Luxury Vacation Rentals and B&Bs in Kansas
Serendipity Farm and Vine - Stilwell
There's more to see than the tasting room at Serendipity Farm and Vine! The "She Shed" on property has 4 bedrooms, bathrooms and lounge space that make for a perfect couples getaway or for a girls night out! The sweet, simple touches of elegance around the "She Shed" help to enhance the luxurious experience for guests.
The Buffalo Haus - Hays
The Buffalo Haus bills itself as a historic rental property with modern amenities, and boy does it deliver. This charming abode is located in Downtown Hays and is even located within walking distance to shopping, dining and local events. Enjoy the carefully curated fine antiques and local art featured throughout the property, and you may even get to enjoy seasonal farm fresh organic eggs during your stay.
Cedar Crest Lodge Bed & Breakfast - Pleasanton
This serene bed and breakfast will leave you feeling renewed long after you head for home. Located on 100 picturesque acres, you'll be able to enjoy the plethora of gardens, walking trails, fishing ponds, pool, bocce ball or even just to curl up in a hammock. You'll also be able to book some rejuvenation time in their private spa.
Luxury Camping, Glamping and Lodges in Kansas
Hidden Valley Wilderness Retreat - Easton
Two words. Luxury. Treehouse. Yes, you read that right. Your childhood dreams and your adult sensibilities have combined into this delightful oasis where you can experience an enchanted wooded property in style.
Gyp Hills Guest Ranch - Medicine Lodge
Rustic luxury may sound like an oxymoron, but spoiler alert... It's not! Experience life on a working ranch overlooking the stunning Gypsum Hills. You can ride horses, go fishing, hike through the hills and even assist in tending to livestock on your excursion, all while retreating to your charming ranch house.
Suite Tea - Kansas City
Ready to connect with nature but not quite ready for primitive camping? Suite Tea may just be your ticket! This new glamping experience is tucked away in the heart of KCK and provides a comfortable bed with running water and a stylishly decorated yurt. Don't forget to add on an outdoor holistic massage or a yoga class!
Lil' Toledo Lodge - Chanute
This picturesque lodge is tucked along the Neosho River in southeast Kansas. Their location features more than 15,000 acres of unspoiled prairie and excellent hunting and fishing opportunities. With luxe lodging options ranging from private lake houses (found on a pier in the lake) to a cabin nestled in the woods (complete with a jacuzzi tub and private dock), you'll find the perfect getaway for your needs.
Luxury Attractions in Kansas
Rock Haven Spa - Hays
This destination spa is serene spot to get your spa on! Like they say, 'Our remote location is out of the way, yet not out of the picture.' You can book everything from spas and facials to pedis and body wraps. Don't forget to ask about their couple's package!
Somerset Ridge Vineyard & Winery - Paola
The wines are delectable at Somerset Ridge! They plant 12 different varieties of grapes in the vineyard, and all are harvested by hand to improve wine quality. Wednesday and Thursdays at the winery are picnic-friendly while Friday through Sunday has a visiting food truck. Don't forget to check their schedule for live music!
The Majestic Theatre - Scott City
You'll love this vintage 'picture-show house' turned fine dining establishment in Scott City! The 8 feet tall leaded glass doors may just make you feel like a movie star as you part the doors to walk in.The ambiance only adds to your dining experience. Be sure to come back during the holiday season to enjoy their magical holiday displays.