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A contemporary city hotel, the University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center offers an unbeatable downtown location. Modern amenities and Midwest hospitality combine to offer comfortable stays in a welcoming setting. A top meeting destination with 120,000 sq ft of flexible meeting space, including our state-of-the-art Springfield Expo Center across the street from us. Business travelers love our free Wi-Fi, hot breakfast buffet, fresh Starbucks coffee to go and relaxing hotel amenities. Amenities include indoor and outdoor pools, a sundeck, or enjoying cocktails at our Terrace Lounge.

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  • Nice. Quiet. Cool coffee place. Good vibe.
    - Mark
  • Good: The staff was very friendly and professional. Our room was comfortable and the shower just right. Loved having a Starbucks, pool and workout area.
    - Lisa
  • All went well at conference. Staff was great. The dining area has two great ambassadors in Judy and Sharon. They are the best I have ever encountered on a trip.
    - johnrB1931XB
  • This convention center is a great place to hold your conferences. The staff are helpful. The rooms are clean and the breakfast that's provided is very good. I slept good and the rooms were clean and well taken care of. Keep up the good work.
    - Glynis F
  • This is a very nice hotel. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The breakfast buffet is WELL worth the money. This was our second stay at the University Plaza. We will stay here again
    - dextergate
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Seven Features You'll Love

1. In the University District

Conveniently close to the Missouri State University, Drury University and Ozark Technical College campuses.

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2. Premier meeting space

Sophisticated meeting and event space including our flagship Springfield Expo Center.

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3. City central

Our convenient downtown location is close to area businesses, attractions and the airport.

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4. Delicious hot breakfast

Savor a hot breakfast buffet and contemporary American dining at our Terrace Grille restaurant.

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5. Hotel amenities

Resort-style amenities with indoor and outdoor pools and 24-hour fitness center.

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6. Streetside coffee shop

Get your morning buzz at our earthy, urban Q Street Perk, serving Starbucks favorite gourmet small batch coffee, smoothies, and snacks.

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7. The Trolley Bike

University Plaza Hotel is home to The Trolley Bike, a 14-passenger quadricycle that takes groups on unforgettable tours of the city.

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Social Events

Sophisticated Wedding and Event Venues
39,000 sq.ft

Expert Event Planning Team

Versatile Backdrops 

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Meetings & Conventions

Total Meeting Space
151,000 sq.ft

Largest Room Capacity

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Onsite Catering

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casual & contemporary dining

Fuel up on Starbucks coffee and pastries at Q Street Perk, relax in laid-back lounge comfort over cocktails at our Terrace Lounge, or relish fresh contemporary American cuisine at Terrace Grille - all on site at the University Plaza Hotel.

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We’re close to everything

  • Springfield Expo Center
  • 0.3 mile | 7 min walk

  • Missouri State University
  • 0.6 mile | 11 min walking

  • Hammons Field
  • 0.5 mile | 10 min walk

  • Ozark Technical College
  • 0.8 mile | 16 min walk

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  • Springfield Expo Center
  • Missouri State University
  • Hammons Field
  • Ozark Technical College