HOTEL INFO: 

Dear Visitor,

The Gathering of Warbirds and Legends wishes to thank you for your support and attendance of this inaugural aviation event in Topeka, Kansas! The organizers have taken great efforts to provide these 27 local area hotels that wish to cooperate and support this gathering!  Please contact them directly for price, availability, and reservations. 

The Gathering of Warbirds and Legends is also pleased to announce the major corporate sponsorship of this event by longtime pilot and aviation friend, Mr. Jim Parrish, of Topeka, Kansas.  Mr. Parish owns and operates the two RAMADA properties in Topeka, Kansas that are highlighted in BLUE in the list below. Through his gift and the extensive efforts of the sales staff at these RAMADA properties, all of the WW II re-enactment parachute jumpers will be special guests of these properties for the entire event.  These individuals will travel to Topeka from all over the world in order to participate.  During this event, the world’s only close formation 3 ship, C-47, D Day re-creation parachute jump will be accomplished!  This re-enactment putting 36 parachutes in the air at the same time, and has not been seen by any human since WWII!

If you would like to meet and speak with these actual staff and jumpers on a personal basis, this is the hotel that you want to stay at! Conveniently located downtown, the Topeka Ramada has indoor/outdoor swimming pools, an excellent location, and a restaurant/bar on site!  Please click this link to go directly to the RAMADA web site www.TopekaRamada.com  or call 785-234-5400

The staff and management of the Gathering of Warbirds and Legends wishes to thank Mr. Parrish, as well as all of the 27 surrounding hotels for their support of this Epic event!

Note:  Confirmed arrival aircraft that are confirmed SLOT HOLDERS and that are awarded and display SLOT HOLDER armbands during the gathering that wish to utilize the designated crew SLOT HOLDER hotel system and free shuttle to and from the warbird ramp area should use the non-published SLOT HOLDER procedures.   

This information is communicated to registered SLOT HOLDERS only via via e mail.

 

               

Hotel Name:  Hotel Address:  Local and Toll Free Phone Number:  Room Rates:  Handicap Accessable Pool (Indoor/Outdoor/Both):  Fitness Center On-Site Rest-aurant Comp. Bkfst. Business Center  Laundry  Kichen-ettes  Pets Smoking
AmericInn 1518 SW Wanamaker Rd.  785-273-5365/800-228-5150 $80 - Up Yes  Indoor  No No Yes  Yes  No  No  Yes  Yes 
Baymont Inn & Suites  1401 SW Ashworth Pl.  785-273-0003/877-BAYMONT  $64 - Up Yes  Outdoor  Yes  No  Yes  Yes  No  No  No Yes 
Best Western Topeka Inn & Suites  700 SW Fairlawn Rd.  785-228-2223/877-9TOPEKA $65 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  No Yes  Yes  No  No  Yes  Yes 
Candlewood Suites  914 SW Henderson Rd.  785-271-7822/888-226-3539 $70 - Up Yes  None Yes  No No Yes  Yes Yes  Yes  Yes 
Capitol Plaza Hotel 1717 SW Topeka Blvd.  785-431-7200/800-579-7937 $69 (General-Public) Yes  Indoor  Yes  Yes No Yes  Yes No  Yes  No
ClubHouse Inn & Suites  924 SW Henderson Rd.  785-273-8888/800-258-2466 $79 - Up Yes  Outdoor  Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes Yes  Yes  No
Comfort Suites  6213 SW 10th St.  785-246-6777/800-4-CHOICE $144 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes No  Yes  No
Country Inn & Suites  6020 SW 10th St.  785-478-9800/800-456-4000 $96 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes No  Yes  Yes 
Countyard by Marriott  2033 SW Wanamaker Rd. 785-271-6165/800-465-4000 $129 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  Yes No Yes  Yes No  No No
Days Inn 1510 SW Wanakmaker Rd.  785-272-8538/800-329-7466 $67 - Up Yes  Indoor  No No Yes  Yes  No  No  Yes  Yes 
Econo Lodge  2950 SW Topeka Blvd.     $99 - Up Yes  Indoor  No No Yes  Yes  No  No  Yes  Yes 
Fairfield Inn by Marriott  1530 SW Westport  785-273-6800/800-228-2800 $99 - Ip Yes  Indoor  No No Yes  Yes  No  No  No No
Hampton Inn Topeka  1515 SW Arrowhead Rd. 785-228-0111/800-426-7866 $124 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes  No  No  No
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites  901 SW Robinson Ave.  785-228-9500/800-HOLIDAY  $114 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  No No
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites North  601 NW U.S. Hwy. 24 785-861-7200 $99 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes No  Yes  No
Hyatt Place  6021 SW 6th Ave.  785-273-0066/800-833-1516 $149 - Up Yes  Outdoor  Yes  Yes Yes  Yes  Yes No  No No
Motel 6 709 SW Fairlawn Rd.  785-272-8283/800-466-8356 $55 - Up Yes  Outdoor  No  No No No Yes No  Yes  Yes 
Motel 6 1224 SW Wanamaker Rd.  785-273-9888/800-466-8356 $44 - Up Yes  Outdoor  No  No No No Yes  No  Yes  No 
Quality Inn 1240 SW Wanamaker Rd. 785-273-6969/800-424-6423 $86 - Up Yes  Indoor  No  No Yes  Yes  No  No  Yes  Yes 
Ramada Convention Center, Downtown Topeka  420 SE 6th St.  785-234-5400/800-432-2424 $85 - Up Yes  Both  Yes  Yes Yes  Yes  Yes No  Yes  No
Ramada West  605 SW Fairlawn Rd.  785-272-8040/800-822-0216 $75 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  Yes Yes  Yes  Yes No  Yes  Yes 
Residence Inn by Marriott  1620 SW Westport Dr.  785-271-8903/800-331-3131 $139 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes Yes  Yes  No
The Senate Luxury Suites  900 SW Tyler St.  785-233-5050/800-488-3188 $85 - Up Yes  No Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes Yes  No No
Sleep Inn & Suites  1024 SW Wanamaker Rd.  785-228-2500/800-Sleep INN $90 - Up Yes  Indoor  Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes  No  Yes  Yes 
Super 8 at Forbes Landing 5922 S. Topeka Blvd.  785-862-2222/800-800-800 $73 - Up Yes  Indoor  No No Yes  Yes  Yes No  Yes  Yes 
Super 8 Motel 5968 SW 10th St.  785-273-5100/800-800-800 $89 - Up Yes  No No No Yes  Yes  Yes No  Yes  Yes 
Value Place  1801 SW Westport Dr.  785-271-8862/800-VALUE-PLACE $99 - Up Yes  No No No No No Yes Yes  Yes  Yes