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The BEST WESTERN Governors Inn & Suites is located right off the Interstate 35 Kansas Turnpike, making it easy to find and simple to get around the area. This South Wichita, KS hotel near Intrust Bank Arena is a favorite stopping point for those traveling on a road trip. Traveling is made easy with a desirable location and restaurants within walking distance.

Indulge in a complimentary fresh hot breakfast each morning that features guest favorites like a waffle bar, biscuits and gravy, fresh fruits, a selection of pastries, endless cereal options and gourmet Arabica coffee. Its the perfect treat before heading to the Kansas Star Casino for a day of gaming or the Intrust Bank Arena for a local event.

A seasonal outdoor swimming pool is why many guests choose this Wichita hotel. Cool off before a game at the YMCA Farha Sport Center, or head to the South Lakes Sports Complex after a morning of sunbathing. Guests also enjoy free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, a must for business travelers or checking the itinerary.

Major events are always happening in this part of Kansas, whether its at the Intrust Bank Arena or Century 2 Convention Center. Military families with the McConnell Air Force Base are also regulars, and were proud to welcome those who serve and their families for short or extended stays.

Business travelers with Spirit AeroSytems depend on our South Wichita hotel to be a second home, and the Wichita Wingnuts baseball team has home games very close to the property at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. Whether its sports, business or leisure that brings you to town, travelers deserve a comfortable room and Midwestern hospitality.

Book a stay at the BEST WESTERN Governors Inn & Suites for the best rates! Enjoy your stay.

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4742 S Emporia
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
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4742 S Emporia
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What's nearby?


  • 20.00 mile(s) from Newton

  • 30.00 mile(s) from El Dorado

  • 50.00 mile(s) from Hutchinson

  • 180 mile(s) from Oklahoma City

  • 200 mile(s) from Kansas City

  • 3.00 mile(s) from The Boeing Company, major aerospace and defense corporation

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Spirit AeroSystems, world's largest first-tier aerostructures manufacturer

  • 4.00 mile(s) from McConnell Air Force Base, United States Air Force

  • 5.00 mile(s) from Via Christi St. Joseph Hospital

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Wesley Medical Center

  • 6.00 mile(s) from US Veterans Medical, hospital

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Learjet, manufacturer of business jets for civilian and military use

  • 7.00 mile(s) from Hawker Beechcraft Corp, a leader in global aviation

  • 7.00 mile(s) from FlightSafety® International, provider of professional aviation training

  • 7.00 mile(s) from Raytheon Aircraft Company, aerospace manufacturing

  • 8.00 mile(s) from Cessna Aircraft Company, an airplane manufacturing corporation

  • Education:

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Cowley Commmunity College, Wichita Branch

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Friends University, Wichita Branch

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Newman University

  • 8.00 mile(s) from Wichita State University

  • 10.00 mile(s) from Butler Community College

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 146 traveller reviews
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Nice place

15/10/2016 Linda7132907, Anchorage, Alaska

Looking for a place to stay in Wichita. Front desk personnel very nice & helpful. Easy check in. Got a 1st floor room which I requested. Plenty of nice thick towels & the shower was great. The bed was... more


I Am Continually Amazed!

13/10/2016 RCT69,

I have stayed at hotels for nearly twice a week for the last 18 years. For the last 10 I have stayed here for twice a week. If there is a problem, they go out of their way to try to make things right.... more

Owner Response
Angie T, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Governors Inn & Suites, responded to this review
WOW! Thank you for the wonderful comments. We appreciate your patronage and we will continue to do our best to provide you and all of our guests great customer service along with a clean and comfortable hotel stay. We look forward to your next visit to Wichita.

Very Nice Hotel - Close Access to I-35

02/10/2016 suecarr1111, Valley View, Texas

We were very pleased with this hotel. Is very nice - has a wonderfully friendly staff, especially front desk agent Claudia. Very clean. Has free breakfast. Very close access to I-35 - easy on/off ... more

Owner Response
Angie T, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Governors Inn & Suites, responded to this review
WOW! Thank you for the great comments about our hotel. I will let our staff know how pleased you where with our hotel and our customer service. We look forward to your next visit to the Wichita area.

Bathroom floor and fixtures

30/09/2016 William W, Montrose, United States

Bath tile was loose had to keep a towel on the floor, fixture handles were also loose. Room was clean and neat otherwise. Breakfast was good. Checkout was quick. Location was good for our trip. I was ... more

Owner Response
Angie T, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Governors Inn & Suites, responded to this review
Thank you for taking the time to let us know the problems that you encountered while staying at our hotel. I apologize you where put in that room considering it was on our list to repair. However, I am glad that the rest of your stay including cleanliness, breakfast and staff where to your satisfaction. Please let us know when you plan on returning to Wichita, and you can call me direct so I can make this inconvenience right with you.

Best Western Governors Inn, Wichita, KS

26/09/2016 TammiSchubert, Fairland, Oklahoma

Nice hotel, friendly staff. The internet speed in the evenings is horrible so don't stay here for business if you plan on working at night. Coffee maker was still dirty from last use. A soda had been ... more

Owner Response
Angie T, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Governors Inn & Suites, responded to this review
Thank you for writing about your recent stay at our property. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. I apologize for our internet not being at 100% while you where here. We have since found out that there was an issue and it has been corrected. We hope you will come stay with us again and let us show you our superior customer service while providing you a comfortable and clean room with all amenities in working order. If I can be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to contact me at 316-522-0775. Thank you again for taking the time to express your concerns. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand.