2.5 star hotel
Area: St. Louis
0.97 mi from St. Louis Art Museum
Best Rooms: Hampton Inn and Suites St. Louis at Forest Park is located next to an interstate and all rooms face the neighboring buildings, so you won't find much in the way of views.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing the east on floors 5 - 7, offer a partial view of the city and the highway where as the rooms facing the south on floors 3 - 7, offer a view of the pool.
Best Rooms: There are no real views offered, as the front of the hotel faces Forest Park Ave. and the back of the hotel overlooks a parking garage.
3 star hotel
Area: Central West End
1.84 mi from St. Louis Art Museum
Best Rooms: King Balcony rooms are the only rooms with balconies, and overlook the courtyard. All other rooms offer a view of the surrounding city.
Best Rooms: Seven Gables Inn is situated on one of the blocks next to N Meramec Ave. surrounded by buildings, so you don't find much in the way of views.
Best Rooms: The best views of the surrounding residential area are found from rooms facing Washington Blvd. on floors 2 - 3.
4 star hotel
Area: Downtown West
4.75 mi from St. Louis Art Museum
Best Rooms: Rooms facing Market St. offer a view of a nice plaza with a pond, while all other rooms overlook Union Station.