The Raphael is a Luxury Boutique Hotel located on the Plaza in Kansas City Missouri. Voted 2015 T&L 500 World’s Best Hotels by readers of Travel & Leisure. Kansas City’s original boutique hotel was also honored with Forbes Travel Guide Four Star Award and the VisitKC Visitors’ Choice Award for Best Hotel. Housed in a significant historic landmark, The Raphael delivers a unique blend of vintage hospitality and modern service. Our meeting rooms are fully equipped with the latest technology to support your wedding rehearsal dinner, reception, or ceremony. The Chaz on the Plaza is of Kansas City top rated restaurants by TripExperts.com and is connected to The Raphael Hotel. Modern, regional cuisine created from regionally grown produce and meats to combine with a cozy, upscale setting with live KC Jazz and other music genres defining KC sound to create a unique Kansas City dining experience.