Welcome to the Red Lion Hotel St. Joseph, located in the historic downtown of St. Joseph, MO. Conveniently located off I-229, just 40 miles north of Kansas City International Airport (MCI). The Red Lion Hotel St. Joseph occupies the historic site of the first Pony Express weigh station responsible for delivering and receiving mail from the California coast. Enjoy a visit to St. Joseph’s Pony Express Museum , or the Jesse James Museum. Missouri Western State University and the Frontier Casino are just minutes from the hotel. The Red Lion Hotel St. Joseph offers 169 spacious guest rooms designed to meet the needs of the leisure and corporate traveler. The hotel offers well-appointed banquet facilities, with a restaurant and bar on site. The Red Lion Hotel features a 24-hour business center, free wifi and parking, a fitness center, and an indoor pool and sauna for your relaxation. Make the Red Lion St. Joseph Hotel your home away from home when traveling to the St. Joseph area.