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    The James Chicago

    55 East Ontario, Corner of Rush and Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
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          Overview
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          • Average6%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Reviewed 30 December 2014

          Enjoyed our stay at The James very much. Clean, comfortable, friendly, location is wonderful! Gave us a room early when we arrived at 10am instead of making us wait until 2 pm check-in and were always ready to answer questions we had. Only for a...More

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          Thank 930catherinev
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded 5 January 2015

          Dear 930catherinev, Thank you for taking the time and write about your stay. I'm happy to see that we were able to accommodate your early arrival and were able to answer your questions. Your comments about our shortfalls have been shared with our team and...More

          Reviewed 29 December 2014

          We brought out year old puppy with us and were welcomed with incredible service and a friendly staff. The rooms are decorated with a hipster décor and the beds are very comfortable. We will definitely stay here again.

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          Thank Jenni V
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded 5 January 2015

          Dear Jenni V, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The James. I'm very happy to see that our staff made the difference and we are looking forward to welcome you back. Thank you Stephen Blackford

          Reviewed 29 December 2014

          I took my daughter's family (husband and a toy poodle) for holiday treat for 3 days at the hotel. Great value for the price and services. We dined and had 5 spa treatments (treatment itself is average) but the hotel personnel is very professional and...More

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          Thank yukisaito
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded 5 January 2015

          Dear yukisaito, Thank you for taking the time and write about your stay with us. I 'm very happy that our staff made the stay for you, your family and your dog a memorable one. Thank you, Stephen Blackford

          Reviewed 29 December 2014

          We stayed for two nights the weekend before Christmas. We had stayed here another time and were blown away. This time left much to be desired. All of the shortfalls we encountered this time I believe were due to the hotel being much fuller. The...More

          1  Thank mlk8604
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded 5 January 2015

          Dear mlk8604, I'm sorry that your recent experience did not match your prior visit. We were sold out the weekend you stayed with us, I'm not sure why our web site had wrong information and I will look into this so our future guests will...More

          Reviewed 24 December 2014

          In an area where there are plenty of hotel options, I would find it hard to choose this hotel as my first choice. For all it's efforts to be a hip and modern oasis in the big city, it comes off feeling tired and underwhelming....More

          Thank GoodTexN
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded 5 January 2015

          Dear GoodTexN, I'm very sorry to see that your expectations were not met. Comments like yours will help us improve our product and will assist us in our plans for future remodeling. On a positive note I'm happy that our front desk/door staff was helpful....More

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          • USD 174 - USD 408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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          • #29 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          ecord74
          Is the lobby still under renovation? If so, when do you expect it to be complete?
          3 April 2017|
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          Response from TheJamesChiGM | Property representative |
          Hallo ecord74, Yes, Lobby is still under renovation. If everything goes according to plans we will have new lobby on May 1st. Thank you, Stephen
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          TraceyPhoenix
          Arriving Chicago via Midway AP. How close is The James to an Orange Line Station?
          8 February 2017|
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          Response from coltsejk | Reviewed this property |
          The James is about a mile from the State/Lake stop on orange line. Or you could connect to Red line and get off on Grand stop. The James is 1-2 blocks from the Grand station.
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          coupefletch
          How much is breakfast at the hotel and what are the options e.g. Is it continental or just one price for everything, regardless or what you eat ?
          1 January 2017|
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          Response from igi345 | Reviewed this property |
          ‫if i remember correctly , it's 17 $ for a very good breakfast menu. espresso is not included‬
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