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MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   166 East Superior Street, Chicago, IL 60611 (Formerly Affinia Chicago) (Near North Side)
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Ranked #42 of 174 Hotels in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There are so many lovely features to this hotel that I thought about writing a review even before I had something to write about. The decor is really stunning, it's a nice clean place. The food at the bar in the lobby is really good! The food on the rooftop is really not that good. I got some skirt steak... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love this place! Hip and trendy like the W with free internet, huge rooms, king sided beds, oversized showers. So happy! Refrigerator is empty.. so if you stay here BYOB. The rooftop bar here is excellent and the staff here is easy going. Had some trouble checking in which would have cost them a star except the the manager... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you're looking for a trendy hotel straight out of an IKEA catalog in a great location which is less expensive and pretentious that other options in the area, stay at the MileNorth. The hotel is just off Michigan Avenue on the north end so it's super convenient to the Hancock building, Water Tower Place, dining, and shopping. We had... More

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Waterloo, IA
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in Chicago for one night due to Dr. appt (www.luriechildrens.org) for our daughter. Location: MileNorth is the closest hotel to the hospital. It was great to be able to park the car, go to the Dr. appointment, eat at Gino's pizza, and walk to our room without having to walk more than about 30 yards. It's within walking... More

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a somewhat large hotel which has a trendy boutique feel! The lobby is comfortable and very thoughtfully appointed, a great place to rest for a moment or congregate with friends. There are computers in the lobby and a small cafe/coffee bar. The front desk staff is professional, cordial and accomodating. The hotel is in a perfect location on... More

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Sarah S, Manager at MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel, responded to this review

Hi jcp250! Thank you so much for the great review. It sounds like you had a fantastic stay with us earlier this month. We love our location too! It's great to be close to the hustle & bustle of the Mag Mile, but since we are still half a block away, so you can still get a great night sleep.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This summer we again found ourselves in the city of Chicago. We had such a wonderful experience staying at the MileNorth Hotel last November, so of course, we made a return trip there. This stay was just as lovely! Situated on East Superior 1/2 block off of Michigan Avenue, the location cannot be beat. It's perfect for shopping, eating, and... More

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Sarah S, Manager at MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Sheila B! Wow- what a great review! Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your recent stay with us. We are glad you were able to enjoy the last bit of the great Chicago weather on our rooftop. Manny has been a staple up at our bar for 26 years (even before this hotel was MileNorth)! He... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed here 6 or 8 times over the years and location is perfect. However, what really makes it great are the people. Sam welcomed us at the door, stored our luggage when we arrived and when we departed. He recommend a number of restaurants and made things easy for us. The ladies at the front desk were also... More

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Sarah S, Manager at MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Trueword1! Thank you so much for your glowing review of MileNorth. We are glad you had such an awesome experience interacting with our team. They love hearing about positive feedback from our guests, so we will be sure to share this review with them! Please come back and visit us soon. More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for four nights. Lovely hotel with a fantastic location. All sights are within easy walking distance. I found the hotel to be nicely furnished (very cool lobby area) and the bedroom was spacious and very clean with very comfortable beds. Didn't eat breakfast here - lots of great spots nearby - or use the bar. If I was being... More

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Sarah S, Manager at MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel, responded to this review

Hi GMCTraveller! Thank you so much for your raving review of MileNorth. We are glad you had a great experience at our hotel last month. Next time you're here, you should check out some our great grab and go items from the Barista Bar for breakfast. They are designed for our "on the go" guests, and they are delicious! Please... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at this hotel a couple of times now, and it's become my go-to now whether I'm in town to visit family, friends, or for business. The rooms are HUGE and very comfortable. The location is fantastic, just steps away from the Magnificent Mile/high end shopping, and very near the lake. I spent a fair amount of time... More

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Sarah S, Manager at MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel, responded to this review

Hi KatieS! Thank you for your fantastic review of MileNorth and 52EIGHTY. We are so glad you enjoyed the rooftop bar. There is nothing better than sitting outside on the patio (in the warmer weather) sipping on some wine and trying some of our Chef's decadent small plates. And you're right; our rooms are HUGE, and super comfortable. Thanks for... More

Belvidere, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here in October with two girlfriends -- can't say enough about the location, the staff, the room, the food and the view! We make a trip 2 or 3 times a year and this will definitely be our new go-to hotel. They have a Starbucks in the lobby, and the young woman working there was so sweet and... More

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  • Room service(17)
  • Right next(13)
  • Junior suite(8)
  • Street noise(7)
  • Magnificent mile(4)
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Additional Information about MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel

Address: 166 East Superior Street, Chicago, IL 60611 (Formerly Affinia Chicago)
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Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 215
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Also Known As:
Affinia Chicago Hotel Chicago
Chicago Affinia Hotel
Affinia Hotel Chicago

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