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Chicago's Essex Inn

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good41%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Free Wifi
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Heated pool
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Great location! Super easy to walk to museums and grant Park! Rooms good, nothing special. The TV reception cuts in and out which is frustrating. One of the lamps in the room seems to be shorting out. Room for improvement but an overall good experience.

Thank Melissa D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in an excellent location right across the street from Grant Park. The staff was very friendly and helpful. I like the decor although our room was missing one of the sheer curtains that would have covered the light blocking curtains. The exterior...More

1  Thank Yellowsub1969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place had all we’re looking for: Clean, quiet, located by the grant park, kind staff, luggage store, room service for pizza and a good view. We appreciated the staff helpfulness and the clean place.

Thank Yasmin P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hotel. Could use a little update in the hallway. A couple more outlets for charging would be nice too. Beds and bedding were comfortable. I would have liked more TV channels. We didn't have HGTV or A&E. Our view was of the new building...More

1  Thank Wiifamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrive back at room at 430pm, room had not been cleaned. When inquire Justin said “We have a lot going on, I will reach out to them again”.when I asked if they would be able to get fresh towels “he again said, we have a...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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USD 123 - USD 592 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Fileeta C
14 February 2018|
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Response from Henrique C | Reviewed this property |
You must pay and it is very expensive. Hoje to your left no the same street and you Will find a parking for only $10 overnight
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MaRy D
19 January 2018|
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Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
Hi MaRy D, Thank you for your interest in the Essex Inn. The hotel does NOT have a pool currently. However, we are at a prime location and would be happy to assist you in finding a local pool nearby.
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Rebecca T
31 August 2017|
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Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
Hi Rebecca, the property offers valet parking for 60.00 per night with unlimited in and out privileges. There is also the option for public parking behind the property on 8th and Wabash for 35.00 per night based on... More
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