Drury Plaza Hotel at the Arch
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St. Louis-Home to the 2006 World Series Champion Cardinals. You can arrive in town at 4:30 call and get tickets for that night's game. $59.00 each gets you really good seats behind 3rd base. Too bad they lost to San Diego. We walked to the park from our hotel, the Drury Plaza. If you're ever in the area this is great value. Happy hour is 5:30 to 7 …
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Great Weekend Trip
My family took a weekend trip to St. Louis to see a baseball game. I used this website's reviews to pick a hotel since we had never stayed in St. Louis before. I have to agree with the other reviews I read hear about this hotel. It was very clean and I can't say enough about the friendliness of the staff. They were very welcoming from the minute we arrived. The breakfast was very good and we had no trouble with the parking garage at all. It was very close to the Arch and to the stadium which was great. We will definitely return to this hotel if we attend another game there next season. All-in-all, a great weekend (Cubs won!) and a great hotel.
Spent two nights at the Drury Plaza Hotel in St. Louis as part of an extended weekend getaway, in which we spent a Saturday and Sunday night. Overall, just a great hotel experience. The staff of this hotel is among the friendliest and most accommodating I think I've experienced anywhere. We have two small children, ages 4 years and 11 mos., and we were made to feel welcome from the moment we signed in. A few little quirks...
Would stay at this hotel again and again! Walked to arch and across from the stadium. Indoor pool has a LIFEGUARD which is impossible to find in any hotel pool...very cool! Free breakfast buffet made the stay complete and made the trip out the hotel in the morning effortless! We'll stay here again next go around, for sure! The only thing I didn't like was the parking situation but they make it easy by giving access to park right in front of hotel to unload and check in... :-)
Friendly and Clean
We chose the Drury because of its close proximity to the Arch and Busch Stadium. Both were short walks away. We stayed for 4 days and were quite pleased with the service and staff. The staff at the front desk went out of their way to help us and suggest places to go. They were always courteous and friendly. The rooms were very clean and the decor was awesome. I don't know where one reveiwer stayed, but it didn't sound like our experience. Free breakfast was more than I expected and the Managers party was a positive plus. I would stay here again and probably try other Drurys in my travels.
Took a long weekend vacation with the family to St. Louis and we couldn't have asked for more from the Drury Plaza Hotel.
The hotel is beautiful, and I cannot say enough about how friendly and helpful the staff was. Staying here truly made our weekend. I plan on staying here for all future trips to St. Louis.
We stayed here because of its proximity to the Arch. DO NOT expect a view of the Arch if your getting a discounted room. They will not give it to you! Also, they do have their own parking garage but its always at capacity. We had to drive around the block 50 times one day of our trip just to get back in. And its an additional $10 per day! The managers reception (free booze) is cool but make sure you ask for extra drink tickets at check in. The rooms oh my God where do I start? First of all, the decor is awful and the linens are just as gross. We never slept with the comforter or shams as they we're obviously dirty. And the smell I will never forget. Somewhere between an ashtray and urine. Luckily, we had a full itinerary and didn't spend a whole lot of time in there. Please don't go there hoping to lock yourselves in your room for the weekend! Its not for those seeking quiet time with a loved one *wink, wink*!
This hotel is very beautiful with alot of security features that are wonderful. There was a Manager's reception from 5:30-7:30 with free snacks and pop and they give you 3 coupons for each adult that can be used for other drinks. We were only one block from the arch so we could easily walk there. We had supper at Max & Erma's which was very good. This is connected to the hotel as is a steakhouse which is on the other side of the building. We called at 4:00 on the evening that we needed the room and were able to get a 2 queen bed with refrig. for 109.00. The hotel and rooms are very clean and came with two free cans of pop and a bag of popcorn. We were very disappointed with the pool area. The pool is only 2 1/2 ft. to 4 1/2 ft. deep and not very big. There were 2 hot tubs and there is a lifeguard on duty. The only ones in the pool were kids with not much if any room for adults. There was a wonderful hot breakfast in the morning, with eggs, sausage, etc. I would recommend staying here because it does have a great location and overall they did a good job.
Great price, great hotel!
Free buffet breakfast and Manager's reception along with the beautiful atmosphere made this hotel a winner. Very clean with friendly staff and great location. Low price was a bonus!
The Drury Plaza was like a step back in time. The decor was beautiful and the breakfast fabulous!! The staff was very friendly and helpful, calling cabs for us at odd hours and suggestingplaces to go in the evening. I highly recommend a stay here.