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    Chicago's Essex Inn

    800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-7101
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    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    The hotel is under going construction which of course made it noisy but at least there's hope. The rooms are disgusting. Bathroom door is peeling apart, doesn't close and pieces of it already rotting. The carpet was so gross. Everything about it is old and...More

    Thank EmilyNYC_5
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi EmilyNYC_5, I want to thank you for sharing your detailed review with us. After reading your review, we followed up with my management team and your concerns will be addressed. I sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you and your family....More

    Reviewed 29 September 2017

    For the price I was somewhat disappointed. The lobby looks really nice & modern but when you go to the floors it seems very dated. We had someone opening our door and trying to enter around 12:30am which alarmed me immensely. When I yelled out...More

    Thank Judy T
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Judu T, I want to thank you for sharing your detailed review with us. After reading your review, we followed up with my management team and your concerns will be addressed. I sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you. However, we...More

    Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

    I will never use TripAdvisor again after this hotel. It was nothing like described. It was disgusting. It smelled, it was dirty, broken, bugs, falling apart, no control of heat or air, outdated by decades. This is the worst hotel I have ever been in.More

    1  Thank Susan S
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Susan S, Thank you for your review. We are very sorry to hear that we failed to give you the same experience that has won us so many loyal repeat guests. While we pride ourselves on our service, your experience is evidence that we...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here this week to see a Bears and a Sox game. The location was the best part of this hotel. The lobby had worn furniture and the carpet in rooms and hallways was stained and worn. There is nothing more than vending machines on...More

    1  Thank David T
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi David T, Thank you for your review. Sorry to hear about the problem construction has bought to your stay. I can only imagine what it is like. Rest assured, this is not the normal case for the property and the construction next door is...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    Nice place and nice price to be in downtown Chicago. There is a self parking behind the Essex Inn hotel 24 for $34. I don't see things make it special except the location of the Essex Inn hotel. I got room is not smile but...More

    Thank Saud A
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Saud, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and share your feedback with us. As you mentioned, while the parking prices are very competitive in the city, there are many fair options nearby. Thank you again for staying at Chicago’s...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
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    • 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 79 - USD 325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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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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    7 August 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi, our regular check in time is at 4:00PM. There is early check in available based on availability.
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    2 July 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi, both the orange and red line station is 4 blocks away, 10 minute walk.
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