No trolley weekend getaway in Excelsior Springs would be complete without overnight accommodations at one of our fabulous places to stay. The options are as unique and special as the town itself. Our courteous trolley drivers are happy to offer curbside pickup and drop off at any of these locations. Best of all, each of them offer their own trolley package with extra perks for guests that come to do the trolley tours!


The Elms Hotel & Spa

An iconic destination for than more 125 years, The Elms Hotel & Spa is renowned for its beautifully appointed accommodations, lavish amenities, lovely grounds and gardens and standard-setting service. Throughout its storied history, The Elms has been frequented by celebrities, politicians, and notorious persons alike, earning international fame and establishing itself as an integral part of Excelsior Springs history.

Trolley Package Perk: Guests will receive 2 keepsake Elms glasses and a bottle of Elms wine.


Inn on Crescent Lake

Dubbed as the most romantic getaway in the Kansas City area, this stately and historic bed and breakfast is a great escape in Excelsior Springs. The 1915 Georgian Colonial mansion is located on 22 acres and is embraced by two crescent-shaped bodies of water, historically referred to as Crescent Lake. The inn’s 10 sophisticated guest rooms are each uniquely decorated and feature many modern amenities, and each one has an in-room private bathroom. Owners Craig and Beverly Bohnert pride themselves on creating a relaxing and rejuvenating experience for their guests.

Trolley Package Perk: Guests will receive a dozen complimentary, chocolate-covered strawberries.

Payne Jailhouse Bed and Breakfast

Formerly a jailhouse and home to legendary police Chief Bill Payne, this bed and breakfast property holds lots of history and adds charm to the historic downtown district of Excelsior Springs. Owners Anna Sue and Mark Spohn saved the property from the wrecking ball and restored it to its former glory. Today guests enjoy gourmet breakfast made in the former jail cell turned kitchen and comfortable accommodations in the travel-themed rooms in the two-story guest house. A brick patio and firepit serves as the perfect gathering place outdoors.

Trolley Package Perk: Guests will receive a complimentary bottle of Champagne and two keepsake flutes with Payne Jailhouse logo.

Sunny Side Cottage

Sunny Side Cottage is a 1917 historic craftsman cottage beautifully restored by owners Kim and Gary Sanson. The cottage serves as a whole-house vacation rental with room for up to 6. Guests enjoy three luxury rooms, a fully equipped kitchen, continental breakfast, Wifi, and much more to make every stay as comfortable as your own home. Situated at the top of Sunny Side hill, the cottage has a beautiful view overlooking the downtown.

Trolley Package Perk: Guests will receive a meat/cheese/fruit tray to enjoy upon returning from their trolley wine tour.