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Chicago South Loop Hotel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   11 West 26th Street, and W 26th St, Chicago, IL 60616
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I do not care much about the looks of a hotel. I just ask for a clean bed and bathroom and I am happy. This hotel did not even deliver that. The front desk personnel was unfriendly, pillows and sheets were dirty and smelly, the sofa had several stains, the little table had something yellow and sticky that I don't... More

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Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I visited a few friends in Chicago and found this hotel on Hotwire. It is not the most luxurious hotel but more than met my needs of a good place to sleep and shower. The front desk and staff were excellent and pleasant. Location were very good especially if you are seeing soldier field, etc.

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Detroit, Michigan
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you have are seeking good value and have a car and expect to use it, while visiting Chicago, this hotel is a very good choice. Keeping in mind that this is not a hotel aimed at the high-end consumers, the property hits the right marks for a value-oriented traveler: free parking, comfortable accommodations, cleanliness, and safety. Some spots on... More

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Cortland, Ohio
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked through hot wire and got a good price. Front desk personnel were friendly and helpful. Room was spacious but in need of a better cleaning of the bathroom and some new paint. We felt comfortable walking around the neighborhood during the day. It is a haul from downtown, Northerly Island, etc .... Free parking made it worth it.

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Aptos, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked on Hotwire, but was priced well on kayak. Was looking for low cost, including parking. This hotel is literally on State street, which makes bus at front door. Less than 25 minutes to get to your day trip for family... Millennium park, short walk from state to Shedd Aquarium, 35 minutes directly to Navy Pier! We drove, but could... More

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Jackson, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came into town July 25-27. Convenient to stay to be near the McCormick Center, not convenient if you plan on the Miracle Mile or Navy Pier if you don't plan on driving yourself or taking public transportation. Hotel lobby was nice, rooms were decent. The only complaints I have is the coffee is horrible in the hotel restaurant & little... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at the counter were very rude and it was easier to have my husband deal with them then to be talked down to ( I just wanted to check in!) The hotel was a bit outdated but our room was very clean. Although our room was on the second floor over the bar and the music kept us... More

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Tk K, Manager at Chicago South Loop Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our property. I am disturbed to hear of your experience with our front desk staff and can assure you that is not our norm. The noise pollution from the bar will be discussed with its proprietor. I apologize for the inconvenience these occurrences caused you during your visit with us and would love to invite you... More

Oakland, CA
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me start w/the good. Yolanda at the front desk who checked me in was very warm & friendly & helpful. But after that things went downhill fast! Jack at the front desk was the complete opposite when I called down from my room to ask a question. Rude, impolite, disrespectful. He said he was new, but acting like that... More

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Tk K, Manager at Chicago South Loop Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for providing feedback regarding your experience with us. I am delighted that Yolanda was so helpful to you. She is great! I am very disappointed to learn of the issues you had with our front desk staff and housekeeping. Your comments have not gone unnoticed and will be addressed. More

Ness Ziona, Israel
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent several nights at SLH. When I arrived I was informed that the only available room (although my order was made several months in advance) was the one reserved for the disabled. The woman in the reception joked "well, then you won't fall and die, you never know when you will need this" (referring to the handles in the... More

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Tk K, Manager at Chicago South Loop Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your taking the time to review our property. Unfortunately, we do no pre-block rooms, so those guests arriving later in the evening get what inventory we have remaining. I apologize for the inconvenience our housekeeping staff and location caused you. Guest feedback is a way we gauge our performance and I would like to thank you for your... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You get what you pay for. This hotel is on the outskirts of the Chicago loop, but just far enough away that you can't walk to downtown. Bad: I was very disappointed in the cleaning. I found a gum wrapper and a half eaten cracker under the desk in the room when walking in for the first time. I watched... More

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Tk K, Manager at Chicago South Loop Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your taking the time to review our property. I apologize for the inconvenience you had with our housekeeping and decor. Your comments did not go unnoticed and will be addressed. I am glad you found our hotel lobby, food outlets, parking and staff A+. We hope you visit us again during your next trip to Chicago! More

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Address: 11 West 26th Street, and W 26th St, Chicago, IL 60616
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Chicago South Loop Hotel 3*
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The Chicago South Loop Hotel is the second closest hotel to McCormick Place Convention Center. It is located within the Chicago Museum District, Chinatown and Bronzeville neighborhood. The hotel is located 4 miles south of Chicago's City Center, 9 miles east of Chicago Midway Airport, and 22 miles Southwest of O'Hare International Airport. ... more   less 
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