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The Oread is the most unique and complete center for lodging, hospitality, business and social leisure activities in the region -- all at one extraordinary location close to the Ku Campus in Lawrence Kansas.
Perched atop Mount Oread, at the north gate of The University of Kansas, The Oread's spectacular views look out over the Kaw River Valley and across to the campus Campanile and KU Football Stadium.
The Oread's eleven above-ground floors and four below ground levels contain two large banquet rooms perfect for weddings and large business and social gatherings, a business center with meeting and breakout rooms, a theater with state-of-the-art audio/video equipment, and wireless internet access throughout the building.
There are ninety-nine beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites in the hotel, each with granite bathrooms and featuring individually controlled air, 50” flat screen televisions, laptop docking stations and complimentary Wi-Fi. Among The Oread's lifestyle amenities are a day spa and fitness center, a variety of restaurants and bars on six levels, including upper-level outdoor terrace bars and observation decks with wide-spanning views. And, convenient underground valet parking for easy access in every kind of weather.
The Oread, The Eldridge, and The Eldridge Extended comprise The Olivia Collection. The Olivia Collection is a locally owned management company for the three properties, offering the finest in Lawrence hospitality.