Night view of Old Courthouse Museum near The Wildwood Hotel
The Sights of St. Louis

Explore the St. Louis Area​

What's Around Wildwood

Known for its iconic Gateway Arch and significance to American colonial development, the greater St. Louis area in Missouri is a popular destination. With temperatures ranging from warm and sunny to brisk and snowy, the area’s four distinct seasons are equally stunning, and each offer a unique experience for seeing the sights.
Our friendly and knowledgeable front desk staff can help guests plan the perfect itinerary for their travel dates. Whether you have one day or several weeks, we can help you discover the best of both St. Louis and the Wildwood area that surrounds our hotel!

Where to Eat

Later, explore delicious eats and tempting treats – the area surrounding our hotel near St. Louis supports a rich mix of culture and cuisine, including Italian, German, Bosnia, Vietnamese, and more. This means you’re sure to find something for everyone in your group during your stay. Ask our staff for additional dining recommendations in and around St. Louis when you book you stay with us now by calling (636) 733-9100!
*  Some of the restaurants listed below may be closed and no longer in service.

Big Chief Roadhouse

Open for lunch & dinner 

Cuisine: American/BBQ

Attire: Casual

Micro Meadows

Cuisine: Health Market, Cafe & Juice Bar

Attire: Casual

Milk and Honey

Cuisine: Wine Bar/Boutique Shop

Attire: Casual

El Maguey

Open for lunch and dinner 

​Cuisine: Mexican 

Attire: Casual

Wildwood Pub & Grill

Open for lunch, dinner and late-night

Cuisine: Sports Bar

Attire: Casual

Thai Bistro

Open for lunch & dinner (weekdays)

Open for dinner only (Sat/Sun)

Cuisine: Thai food

Attire: Casual

Sunny Street Cafe

Open for breakfast, lunch & brunch

Cuisine: American/Cafe

Attire: Casual

Parkside Grille

Open for dinner/bar

Cuisine:  American, Bar, Barbecue

Attire: Casual

Where to Play

Located just 30 minutes west of St. Louis, The Wildwood Hotel provides a convenient starting point for travelers visiting the area. Positioned in the heart of the Wildwood Town Center in West St. Louis County, our location ensures that guests are always within walking distance of several restaurants and shops. Along with shopping, enjoy a state-of-the-art movie theater (across from our hotel), Walgreens, Starbucks Coffee and a grocery store.

B&B Movie Theatres

Enjoy the cinematic experience at B&B Theatres Wildwood 10, which is just steps away from The Wildwood Hotel.

Ski tracks in Hidden Valley Ski Resort near The Wildwood Hotel

Hidden Valley Ski

Hidden Valley is Missouri's largest winter resort, located in Wildwood. The resort features a variety of terrain spread out over 16 trails and two peaks.  

Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park

Take advantage of a beautiful day with a picnic, bike ride, horseback ride or even camping at the Edmund A.

Rollercoasters in Six Flags St. Louis near The Wildwood Hotel

Six Flags St. Louis

At just a 15-minute ride away, Six Flags St. Louis offers a fun filled and exhilarating day for any thrill seekers.

Faust Park

​Formerly the farming estate of Missouri’s second governor, Faust Park showcases historic Missouri buildings as well as a carousel that dates to the 1920s.

Limenitis arthemis in Butterfly House near The Wildwood Hotel

Butterfly House

Looking for something unique? Visit the Butterfly House in the Missouri Botanical Garden. The Sophia M.

Animals sculpture in Saint Louis Zoo near The Wildwood Hotel

Saint Louis Zoo

Voted best zoo and America’s top free attraction, the St. Louis Zoo houses more than 17,000 animals, with many being rare or endangered.

The river of Forest Park Forever near The Wildwood Hotel

Forest Park Forever

Spreading across 1,371 acres of land, Forest Park is a public park, placed on the western side of St. Louis.

Saint Louis Science Center near The Wildwood Hotel

St. Louis Science Center

Founded as a planetarium, the St. Louis Science Center sits on the southeastern corner of Forrest Park, as a collection of museum’s and a planetarium.

Vineyard in Augusta Wineries near The Wildwood Hotel

Augusta Wineries

Founded in the historic town of Augusta, MO., the scenic Augusta Wineries provides award-winning wines to taste, free live weekend entertainment from April to October and a view that stuns.

Rocks of caverns in Meramec Caverns near The Wildwood Hotel

Meramec Caverns

Created due to an erosion of large limestone deposits over millions of years, the Meramec Cavern stretches over four to six miles near Stanton, Missouri.