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William Gilliss Room

Southmoreland is waiting for you!

3rd floor queen room with private bath & balcony. Inspired by bachelor founder Gilliss, the decor features stately colors & wooden accents. A comfy grey tweed queen bed & small balcony overlooking the courtyard enhance this handsome guestroom.

William Gillis at Southmoreland on the Plaza

  • The main floor boasts a gas fireplace, wet bar, dining room with a lengthy wood table, sunroom with a porch swing, and a veranda with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the garden in summer.
  • The "gentleman's library" decor in one of the guestrooms reflects historical inspiration, featuring a queen-sized bed, private bath, and a compact dormer deck overlooking the courtyard on the third floor.
  • With sumptuous seating and contemporary ease, the property accommodates 28 guests for stay overs and up to 40 for onsite events across its harvest dining room, sunroom, veranda, and outdoor patio.
  • Secure 24-hour access is provided through WiFi-enabled locks unique to each guest during their stay, ensuring comfort and convenience with contactless check-in.
  • Guests enjoy uninterrupted privacy in their rooms but have access to assistance through daytime availability for questions and an evening answering service for
  • The property's prime location in the historic Southmoreland neighborhood places it steps away from renowned attractions like the Nelson Atkins Art Museum, Kemper Museum for Contemporary Art, and the Kansas City Art Institute, with easy access to Plaza Shopping and downtown areas.
  • Transportation is convenient, with minimal Uber expenses or walkable distances to nearby attractions, including major interstates, stadiums, and the Kansas City International Airport, all within a 30-minute reach.
  • Individual rooms do not offer kitchen access, but a microwave in the dining room serves all guests. Limited parking in the driveway (14 spaces) is available for compact vehicles, supplemented by street parking options.
  • Private rental options for the whole house (12 rooms) or entire property (14 rooms) are available upon inquiry, offering flexibility for larger gatherings or events. For more information, please contact Management.



  • General
    1. Private Bath
    2. Balcony
    3. Air conditioning
    4. Internet
    5. Wireless
    6. Hair Dryer
    7. Heating
    8. Essentials
    9. Shampoo
    10. Hangers
    11. Iron
    12. Laptop Friendly workspace
    13. TV
    14. Linens
    15. Garden or backyard
    16. Hot water
    17. Extra pillows and blankets
    18. Smart TV
    19. Ceiling fan
  • Parking
    1. Street parking
    2. Free parking
  • Safety
    1. Smoke detector
    2. Carbon Monoxide Detector
    3. First aid kit
    4. Fire Extinguisher
    5. Outdoor lighting
  • Kitchen & dining
    1. Microwave
    2. Coffee/tea maker
    3. Stove
    4. Refrigerator
    5. Dining room
    6. Kitchen utensils
    7. Kitchen island
    8. Coffee
    9. Freezer
    10. Wine glasses
  • Bathroom
    1. Robes
    2. Shower
    3. Toilet
    4. Body soap
    5. Conditioner
    6. Shower gel
  • Accessibility
    1. Wheelchair not accessible
  • Attractions
    1. Coin laundry
    2. Museums
    3. Zoo
  • Leisure
    1. Shopping
  • Outdoors
    1. Bicycle
    2. Golf
  • Policy
    1. Luggage dropoff allowed
  • Sports
    1. Golf optional
    2. Ice skating
    3. Rock climbing
  • Cleanliness
    1. Contactless Check-In/Out

Availability Calendar

House Rules

Check-in: 4 pm
Check-out: 10 am
Children: not allowed
Infants: not allowed
Pets: not allowed
Smoking inside: not allowed
Parties and events: not allowed

Cancellation Policy

Time Prior to Event

Cancellation Fee

8+ days


1-7 days

50% of entire booking

0 days

100% of entire booking


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