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    The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

    520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-1602
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Location was walking distance from public transportation & the Mag Mile. Room was clean. The side they put us on was not the greatest but it will do. Just a place to sleep. My friend had booked this online & emailed the confirmation, when I...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My daughter recently stayed at the hotel and left a GPS in the hotel safe in the room. She realized it with a few minutes after checking out but the hotel management wouldn't let her go back to the room to retrieve it. Instead they...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Picked Congress due to the amazing location, and it did not disappoint! Centrally located and walking distance to EVERYTHING we wanted to see, Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum, Soldier Field, Millennium Park and the Bean, Navy Pier, and River walk. Check in was amazingly fast and...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We decided on starting a new tradition by being in a new city for Easter. Chicago was our lucky winner and we stayed at the Congress. The old school vibe is my favorite. The kids got a kick out of the history that came with...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Our family loved The Congress! Being so close to Buckingham Fountain, the Lake, Maggie Daley Park, Chicago Institute of Art, the El (& Dunkin Donuts) was the highlight of our stay. The Congress is quiet (eerily so at times) butt our room was not great...More

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    About
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    • Free Internet
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    • Restaurant
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • USD 103 - USD 341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
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    your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
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    saradurban
    i booked this hotel about 2 months ago for a stay in may 2017.at the time most of the reviews were very favourable i see now that you have a number of unfavourable reviews .especially about old rooms and poor cleanliness.i was under the impression that the rooms are very clean and updated recently .i am attending a medical meeting at the mccormink convention centre. all i need is a clean room and bathroom .what assurance do i have that i will get this .should i start looking for another hotel ?
    21 April 2017|
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    Morgan B
    is there a pool available?
    10 April 2017|
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    Response from shaq735 | Property representative |
    i am sorry we do not have a pool in our hotel
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    alliyb2017
    Does this hotel allow dogs?
    6 April 2017|
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    Response from shaq735 | Property representative |
    we do not allow any animal . only service dogs
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