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Waldorf Astoria Chicago

5.0 of 5 11 East Walton, Chicago, IL 60611 (Formerly Elysian Hotel Chicago)
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New Orleans
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

My husband and I took advantage of the "suite sale" being offered at the Waldorf and stayed in their Gold Coast Suite for 4 nights this past week. Wow.....what comfortable, luxurious accommodations! With over 1200 square feet in which to spread out, I could have stayed there for a month. As with our previous visit to the Waldorf, we have... More 

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear SuzanneNewOrleans, Thank you so much for sharing your positive feedback of your most recent visit to the Waldorf Astoria Chicago. I am delighted to learn that you found comfort in your Waldorf Suite and that you enjoyed the various unique amenities the hotel has to offer, especially our Spa & Health Club. Thank you also for your kind comments... More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My mom and I stayed her for some rest and relaxation. From the minute we pulled into the circular drive, we were treated liek royalty. We arrived at 9 am, well before check in time. They had out room already for us. Our bags were brought up to our room for us. We opened the door and were pleasantly greeted... More 

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear Running Tink, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your candid feedback of your most recent visit to the Waldorf Astoria Chicago. It gives me great pleasure to read that you and your mom were able to relax and had a unique restful visit. I have shared your detailed comments with our entire staff for comments... More 

kalamazoo
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff is warm and welcoming, the hotel is quiet and the rooms are beautiful and comfortable. I love driving into the courtyard of my favorite hotel in Chicago. I have only used the spa twice, but it was lovely as well.

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear londontobrighton50, Thank you for your review of your most recent stay at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your room, that our service team made you feel welcome throughout your visit and that you particularly enjoyed the privacy of our courtyard. We are thrilled to learn that we have become your favorite hotel... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very close to Michigan Ave and a wonderful new hotel. The rooms were amazing and so was the service. Hotel provided a free Mercedes car service for a 2 mile radius. I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone traveling to Chicago. Room was spacious and large and came with a fireplace which was a great touch for the winter... More 

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear Babak91, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your positive feedback of your most recent visit to the Waldorf Astoria Chicago. I am pleased to read that you found the hotel’s location convenient and that you found comfort in your room, especially by the warmth of the fireplace. Thank you so much for recommending our hotel.... More 

Columbus, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a great hotel! The rooms are very nice, the staff is genuinely helpful and the no tipping policy is much appreciated. I have stayed here 10-12 times and have received a very consistent level of service each time. The house car that is available to take you on short trips is a big plus.

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear James W, Thank you so much for visiting with us again at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago and thank you also for taking the time to share your candid feedback on TripAdvisor. Your loyalty and patronage are highly valued and appreciated. I am truly delighted to read that our service team efficiently assists when you visit with us and that... More 

Pelham, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay here in June 2014. The hotel was in great shape - newly renovated. Our room had a very warm feeling with a nice sitting area and a fireplace. Overall it was one of the nicest urban hotels that I've stayed at. It's also centrally located

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear anna78, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback of your most recent stay at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago. It gives me great pleasure to read that you found comfort in your suite, and that you especially enjoyed the warmth of the fireplace in the living area. I am also delighted to read that you found the hotel conveniently... More 

Oak Park, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here is amazing, they were very helpful and accommodating. Sophia at the front desk is AWESOME! Definitely have to stay here. Very convenient to Rush St. and Oak St. shopping and dining! Beautifully appointed rooms and spacious suites!

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear Jodi F, Thank you so much for choosing the Waldorf Astoria Chicago for your family visit to the Windy City. It gives great pleasure to read that our service team was able to provide efficient assistance throughout your visit and that you enjoyed the hotel’s location. The Gold Coast is indeed a truly lively neighborhood with so much to... More 

Overland Park, KS, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay was perfection! I will absolutely recommend the hotel to anyone headed to Chicago, as well as to friends in Chicago, who want a luxurious getaway. The Waldorf experience was by far the best hotel/resort experience I've had. And as a previous hospitality marketer, I've stayed in many hotels all over the world... I've never written an online review... More 

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear Susan L, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your candid feedback of your most recent visit to the Waldorf Astoria Chicago. I am truly pleased to read that your experience was a memorable one. I have shared your very kind comments with our entire staff for words like yours are what continue to inspire our... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very sophisticated,wonderful breakfast,also the fitness center is great.It is well located and has great shops in the area. People who work there are very polite and friendly and the room was always very clean and tidy. I would recommend this hotel to my friends.

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear Thais L, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review of your most recent visit with us on TripAdvisor. It gives me great pleasure to read that you enjoyed the amenities the hotel has to offer, especially our Spa & Health Club and our restaurant Balsan and that you enjoyed our charming neighborhood, the Gold... More 

Detroit, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding in all categories. This hotel should be rated one of the top in the country. Live and enjoy the luxury The service was amazing. The staff was courteous and helpful. The rooms were impeccable The spa experience was a fantasy.

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WAChicago, General Manager at Waldorf Astoria Chicago, responded to this review

Dear Hannah J, Thank you for sharing your positive feedback of your most recent visit to the Waldorf Astoria Chicago on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your room and that our service team was able to efficiently assist you throughout your stay in a courteous manner. I am also truly happy to read that you were... More 

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Address: 11 East Walton, Chicago, IL 60611 (Formerly Elysian Hotel Chicago)
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Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Waldorf Astoria Chicago 5*
Number of rooms: 188
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