Rose Cottage

221 East 9th Street , Baxter Springs, KS 66713 USA (Show map)
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Built in the late 1800's, we are located in Baxter Springs, Kansas, a block off historic Route 66. We have three bedrooms and a shared bath. Our house is furnished with many beautiful antiques. We offer snacks, sodas and a self-serve continental breakfast, with homemade baked goods. You can do your laundry at no additional charge. Our alcove has a game table great for bird watching or playing cards and board games. Our library has DVD's, CD's and books and magazines on many subjects, several on Route 66 and local history. We are within walking distance of the Route 66 Visitors Center and the Baxter Springs Heritage Center. A wonderful museum filled with exhibits depicting the various stages of the areas history. Their displays include a replicated vintage street with several 1870's businesses, U.S. tank from the Korean War and an 1870's log cabin complete with furnishings. Enjoy a game of golf at the nine hole course at the Baxter Springs Golf and Country Club. Outdoor lovers can enjoy a leisurely day tubing or canoeing down Shoal Creek. Learn about Native American History, just across the state line in Oklahoma or spend the evening at one of the many casinos in the area. Get your kicks on Route 66 and rest and relax at Rose Cottage! A great combination!

Rooms & Rates

The Master Room

Our only bedroom located on the main floor, the master room features a decorative tile ceiling in antique copper with a ceiling fan. Furnished with beautiful antiques, it has a full size bed with luxury linens. Our guests have said they're the most comfortable sheets they've ever slept on. There is a tea table with chairs so you may enjoy breakfast in your room. Room darkening curtains will keep the sun out, if you'd like. The heat and air unit can be controlled by a remote.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Double

Nightly Rate: $65 - $0

The Green Room

The Green Room, located on the second floor, features shabby chic decor. The full size bed has luxury linens, which guests often say are the most comfortable sheets they've ever slept on. A vanity makes it easy to get ready. The heat and air unit includes a remote control.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Double

Nightly Rate: $65 - $0

The Blue Room

The Blue Room is located on the second floor. Furnished with antiques, it features a full size bed with luxury linens which guests often say are the most comfortable sheets they've ever slept on. If you would like to keep out the sun, you can close the room darkening curtains. There is a 32 inch TV. The heat and air unit is equipped with a remote control.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Beds 1 Double

Nightly Rate: $65 - $0

Check Dates


Location Type

Small town


Kansas City, MO (MCI)

Directions to property:

Joplin Airport in Missouri may be closer for travelers.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Night life, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Tours, University, Vineyard

Inn Details

Establishment type

Other, Cottage

On-site amenities

Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Kitchenette, Library, Microwave, Movie library, Parking, Radio, Telephone, Videos, Washer/dryer, Wired internet

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi

Check Dates


  • Check In:: 2:00 pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments Other, AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Travelers checks, Cash



Jane Sweet

Languages spoken


Resident Pets

Mama, the outside cat

About the innkeepers

The best part of running a B&B is meeting all the wonderful people. Rose Cottage has guests from all over the world.

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  • Time Served: At your convenience.
  • Serving Location: In the alcove, watching birds!, Breakfast/dining area, Dining Room, Guest room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian Gluten-free