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The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

My husband booked this boutique hotel via Hotwire so we did not know what to expect. It turned out to be an outstanding find! The staff were very pleasant, the valet extra cheerful and helpful, and the rooms were clean, beds comfortable. The hotel is...More

Thank jansixteen
Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 10 October 2015

Dear jansixteen, Many thanks for staying with us and providing us with the additional feedback.We greatly appreciate your feedback and I am very happy to see that you have enjoyed your stay. I am looking forward to see you very soon! Thank you again, Stephen...More

Reviewed 1 October 2015

What a perfect location for a trip to Chicago. Just one block off Michigan Avenue and close to many other great things to see in Chicago. Did not have dinner in the restaurant, but breakfast was great. Lots of street noise in lower level rooms,...More

Thank Marian T
Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 3 October 2015

Dear Marian T, Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience.It is nice that you took advantage of our location.We are in a great area with many shopping and dining destinations. I'm looking forward to welcome you back soon. Thank you again,...More

Reviewed 1 October 2015

The hotel is nice and in a great location! We walked just about everywhere only taking a cab to some far restaurants. The hotel is nicely updated but the rooms still seemed a bit old, it did not bother us however. They were spacious and...More

Thank yede1
Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 3 October 2015

Dear yede1, Thank you for your review. I'm happy to see that you have enjoyed your stay and our location. We are in a great area with many shopping and dinning destinations. Most importantly is that our staff was able to provide you with great...More

Reviewed 29 September 2015

The James Chicago is a wonderfully inviting hotel in a great location. The lobby is modern, comfortable, and relaxing, with comfortable seating and refreshments available to guests upon arrival. The front desk team was very warm, helpful, and very friendly. The room I stayed in,...More

1  Thank Jessica G
Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 30 September 2015

Dear Jessica G, Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience. I'm happy to see that you have enjoyed your room , location and our service. We are fortunate to be in this location so our guest can walk to many great...More

Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

What was a fine boutique hotel is not quite up to modern standards. Room seemed to have some rough edges, chipped paint at corners, old tub which didn't drain, a toilet that ran exceedingly long, dirty windows, no light switch by the bed, and unfortunately...More

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Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 30 September 2015

Dear Butterflipper, Thank you for taking the time to respond to our survey and share your concerns about your recent stay. It is with your feedback that we are able to improve and provide a superior guest experience. I am sorry to hear that amenities...More

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Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
USD 169 - USD 497 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#15 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#26 Business Hotel in Chicago
#28 Family Hotel in Chicago
#33 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 169 - USD 497 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#15 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#26 Business Hotel in Chicago
#28 Family Hotel in Chicago
#33 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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ebalas126
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Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
unfortunately, no clue.
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190tug
30 October 2017|
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Response from vfswope | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about that we didn’t use the service. We did go to Happy Hour each night for wine and nibbles.
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Awaz J
4 August 2017|
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Response from WoodburyKid | Reviewed this property |
I would say it's not anti kid, but it's definitely an adult environment. Other than taking out the bikes there's probably not a lot of kid activities.
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"We had a 6th floor room facing the back so generally quiet because of this some vent fan noise. Probably..."
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"6th floor was ok.No view"
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"The window frame in the room #803 was broken allowing noise and cold into the room. The lighting is poor at..."
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"We stayed in 519; this would be a nice room for a small party too."
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