Residence Inn Kansas City Independence

Events

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Meeting and Events

Our home-like suites are perfect for out-of-town visitors attending a meeting in Independence, MO.

Smartly designed with 500 sq. ft. of flexible meeting and event space ideal for up to 35 people.
Our event venue is ideal for business meetings, corporate celebrations or intimate board meetings.
Business and event guests can stay productive with free hotel-wide WiFi and built in whiteboard.
Recharge and prepare for the day ahead with complimentary hot breakfast daily
Dedicated on-site meeting and event planners ensure everything runs smoothly.

Weddings and Occasions

Get group rates at our Independence, MO wedding venue when reserving 10 or more rooms.

With 500 square feet of flexible space we’re the smart choice for weddings, receptions, & banquets.
We offer 80 suites with deluxe amenities and services
Guests staying at Residence Inn Independence enjoy free hot breakfast and spacious accommodations.
Our event planners are dedicated to creating unforgettable celebrations.
Enjoy separate sleeping, living and kitchen areas, great for traveling families and groups.
Private dining room
Rewarding Travel from start to Finish
Earn up to 60,000 points per qualified event with Marriott Bonvoy Events. Elite members earn more with bonus points.

MANAGE YOUR EVENT WITH EASE

Manage event details, make real-time requests and connect with our staff - from the palm of your hand.

Please note: all room sizes are approximate.

Banquet
Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.
Conference and Hollow Square
Appropriate for interactive discussions and note-taking sessions for fewer than 25 people. Many hotels have elegant "boardrooms" for 10 to 20 people, equipped with full audiovisual capabilities, a writing board, cork board and a flip chart.
E-Shape, U-Shape and T-Shape
Appropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open end of the seating.
Theater
Appropriate for large sessions and short lectures that do not require extensive note-taking. This is a convenient setup to use before breaking into discussion or role-playing groups because chairs can be moved.
Reception
Stand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.
Schoolroom or Classroom
The most desirable setup for medium to large-size lectures. Requires a relatively large room. Tables provide attendees with space for spreading out materials and taking notes.
Ovals and Rounds
Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.
Audio-Visual Equipment
  • Wireless Internet
Business Services
  • Computers
  • Copy Service
  • Fax Service
  • Overnight Delivery/Pickup
  • Post/Parcel
  • Printers