Accommodations are available for parents at several nearby motels/hotels. Some of the local lodging options may offer a discounted "St. Louis Children's Hospital" rate to families with children at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, so be sure to ask about it when making a reservation. Click here for a list of local lodging options.
Two other lodging options for certain families are the Ronald McDonald House and HavenHouse.
Ronald McDonald House
For families of children undergoing medical procedures, testing or treatment for a serious illness, accommodations may also be available at Ronald McDonald House, a home away from home. The only requirement for staying at Ronald McDonald House is that families live outside a 50-mile radius from the hospital; reservations are dependent on room availability. To arrange a stay, call Social Services at 314.454.6101 no sooner than three days prior to your child’s admission or appointment. Social Services will take down all necessary information and forward it to Ronald McDonald House. Social Services office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
HavenHouse St. Louis is our region’s only hospitality house that provides 24/7, full service support to patients and families that travel to St. Louis for medical care. HavenHouse St. Louis offers rates starting as low as $40 per night. Rates include two home-cooked meals a day and transportation between HavenHouse St. Louis and St. Louis Children’s Hospital on a first-come, first-serve basis. Families that stay at HavenHouse St. Louis stay in a private room with a private bathroom and have access to our full-sized gymnasium, playrooms, computer library, art room, and free long-distance phone service. HavenHouse St. Louis requires that families who stay with us live at least 25 miles away from St. Louis Children’s Hospital and are referred by a medical professional, such as a social worker. HavenHouse St. Louis is located in Creve Coeur, a suburb of St. Louis, Missouri. Please contact HavenHouse St. Louis with any questions at 314.434.5858 or visit our website: http://www.havenhousestl.org/.