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    Chicago's Essex Inn

    800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-7101
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    Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

    Upon arrival our room was not ready, but the front desk staff offered to store our luggage while we walked around downtown Chicago. After about an hour we went back to the hotel to check in. We stayed in a family suite, which included a...More

    3  Thank Elaine T
    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 7 January 2015

    Dear Elaine T, Thank you for your kind words about our hotel. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay in one of our family suites. We are aware that our cooling/ heating system is a bit outdated and are currently exploring options of...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2015

    My family of 6 stayed at the Essex for one night. I found the cost to park our vehicle in their lot to be quite high but coming from out of state, we didn't have a choice. We had young children with us (youngest was...More

    3  Thank Shawn-Anne P
    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 7 January 2015

    Dear Shawn- Anne P, We truly apologize for the issues you have experienced while staying with us. We take all of the comments and reviews seriously, especially when it comes to the guest safety. We would like the opportunity to speak with you about them...More

    Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

    This hotel is located in the south Loop area, across from the gigantic Hilton Hotel Chicago and overlooks Grant Park. The hotel is a short walk from the Harrison (Red Line) train station an just one stop from the Blue Line train at Jackson that...More

    2  Thank TraveljohnsonJ
    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 7 January 2015

    Dear TravelJohnsonJ, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed everything about the hotel, especially the location- it is truly spectacular! We are also excited to see the upcoming changes and improvements under the new ownership!

    Reviewed 29 December 2014

    Great location and hotel and walking distance to a lot of stuff downtown. I had a issue with the hotel double charging me right in the middle of the stay and the associate at the front desk quickly worked with my bank to rectify the...More

    1  Thank wpierce3
    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 7 January 2015

    Dear wm935042, Thank you for your comments. We are happy to hear that our front office associates were able to promptly and properly take care of the double- charge issue. We apologize for the inconvenience with the Wi-Fi. We are currently evaluating different internet options...More

    Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

    Walking distance to Soldier Field, Cloud Gate (the bean) and the Magnificent Mile. Best price found for this location!! Would stay again if going to see a Bears game, or just for touring Chicago! Hotel room was fairly typical - 2 double beds, enough space...More

    Thank dominicanlove4
    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 29 December 2014

    Dear Dominicanlove4, Thank you for your comments and we are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you back again soon!

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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
    • 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 70 - USD 388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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    Room Tips
    "Higher floors to avoid construction noise."
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    "No idea what a good room would be, View of the street or view of the construction?"
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    "Yolk cafe serves a good breakfast and is open very early"
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    "Ask for one near the WiFi router - the reception staff said it worked in all rooms, but it didn't."
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