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William Rockhill Nelson Room

Southmoreland is waiting for you!

The 2nd floor room boasts traditional décor, a king-sized bed, and a restored, original bath featuring a single-person Jacuzzi tub. Enjoy the cozy ambiance with a wood-burning fireplace (seasonally stocked from October 15 to April 1) and a plush blue velvet chair. Elegant paintings adorn the walls above the bed, creating a serene and inviting atmosphere for your stay.


William Rockhill Nelson at Southmoreland on the Plaza

  • Southmoreland: A historic 1913 Mansion in the heart of Kansas City’s Country Club Plaza, offering a unique alternative to downtown hotels.
  • Accommodation: Spacious rooms with unique features including gas and wood-burning fireplaces, jacuzzi tubs, and comfortable seating, maintaining a traditional yet luxurious ambiance.
  • Facilities: Common areas like the living room, dining room, sunroom, and veranda overlooking a garden are available for guest use. A 24-hour secure access system with WiFi-enabled locks ensures guest safety and convenience.
  • Contactless Check-in: Guests can enjoy a hassle-free arrival with contactless check-in, allowing flexibility upon arrival.
  • Guest Services: The property is staffed during the day for assistance, with an answering service available in the evenings for emergencies or concerns.
  • Local Attractions: Close proximity to renowned museums like the Nelson Atkins Art Museum, Kemper Museum for Contemporary Art, and the Kansas City Art Institute. Walking distance to the Plaza Shopping district.
  • Convenient Location: Easily accessible from major interstates and within reasonable distance from Kansas City International Airport, sports stadiums, and downtown attractions.
  • Transportation: Minimal expense for Uber rides to downtown, with convenient walking distances to nearby attractions and neighborhoods.
  • Parking: Limited parking available in the driveway (14 spaces) for compact vehicles, with street parking generally accessible. Individual rooms don’t have kitchen access, but a microwave is provided for guest use in the dining room.
  • Private Rental Options: Options to rent the entire house (12 rooms) or the whole property (14 rooms) as a private stay.


  • Bathroom
    1. Robes
    2. Jacuzzi Tub
    3. Shower
    4. Jacuzzi
    5. Toilet
    6. Body soap
    7. Conditioner
    8. Shower gel
  • General
    1. Fireplace
    2. Free WiFi
    3. Air conditioning
    4. Wireless
    5. Hair Dryer
    6. Heating
    7. Essentials
    8. Shampoo
    9. Hangers
    10. Iron
    11. Laptop Friendly workspace
    12. TV
    13. Linens
    14. Garden or backyard
    15. Hot water
    16. Extra pillows and blankets
    17. Smart TV
  • 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
  • Accessibility
    1. Wheelchair not accessible
  • Attractions
    1. Coin laundry
    2. Museums
    3. Zoo
  • Leisure
    1. Shopping
  • Outdoors
    1. Bicycle
    2. Golf

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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