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Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

#10 of 177 Hotels in Chicago
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505 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60654
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New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Palomar for a business trip and was pleasantly surprised. It is a classic boutique hotel with a very friendly feel. The room was very clean and had all the amenities that you could want/need. The bed and pillows were very comfortable and the room included robes for your use. There is a complimentary wine hour in... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful stay at the Palomar. The hotel is a boutique hotel in the River North area. The hotel was exceptionally clean and well cared for. The guest rooms were spacious. All of the staff were so friendly and helpful. They went out of their way to make our stay fantastic. When we asked if there was a... More 

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Chicago
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142 reviews 142 reviews
40 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a very comfortable, stylish hotel in a great location in River North. Excellent service by the desk staff, doormen, and housekeeping. More modern room style and feel than classic Chicago hotels. The 5-6 PM wine reception hour is a nice touch too. Good workout area on the 17th floor. This hotel provides an excellent stay in Chicago.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We live in a suburb right outside of Chicago and decided to give this hotel a try. We are so very HAPPY we did. It was a romantic weekend away for me and my husband and the experience was AMAZING!!! I would recommend this hotel for many reasons. It is extremely CLEAN! The room service was not only great and... More 

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GMPalChi, Manager at Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nicole I, Thank you so much for giving us a try for a getaway in the city, and thank you so much for this kind review and rating! We appreciate your praise of the cleanliness of our hotel and we are very proud of our housekeeping team for working so hard every day. Please have a wonderful remainder of... More 

Raleigh
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Kimpton Hotels is my favorite hotel chain for many reasons and I have stayed at most of their Chicago locations. But the Palomar is my favorite! Not only does it have a great downtown location, convenient to most everything, but the rooms are among the nicest of any Kimpton hotel. This staff is probably the friendliest and most accommodating I... More 

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GMPalChi, Manager at Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jack F, Thank you very much for your review and we are certainly happy to hear that you enjoy staying at our hotel every time you're with us! Your complimentary comments about or staff are greatly appreciated and are always wonderful to hear! I wish you safe travels and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best, Adam... More 

Ann Arbor
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92 reviews 92 reviews
20 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I love this Kimpton property. It's perfectly located between the Magnificent Mile and the Loop, and just far enough off Michigan Ave to afford some quiet. I stayed here when they first opened and several times since. It is maintained to a high standard and looks as good now as when they first opened. The rooms are spacious, spotless, and... More 

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GMPalChi, Manager at Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear A2Steph, Thank you so much for your honest and heartfelt review. And thank you for your loyalty to our hotel with your return visits since our opening 5 years ago! Your comments and praise do not go unnoticed and we certainly look forward to your next stay with us. Until then, enjoy your Spring and thank you, once again.... More 

Spartanburg, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I'm in Chicago twice s quarter for Strategic Coach business meetings and I absolutely love this hotel. Great location on State Street in the River North district, close to a wonderful variety of great restaurants, and my wife is pleased with the close proximity to Magnificant Mile shopping. The hotel employees know my name, and do all in their power... More 

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GMPalChi, Manager at Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Charles C, Thank you so much for your loyalty, and I'm glad to hear that you've decided to continue to allow us to be your home, while traveling to Chicago. We appreciate your feedback and do everything we can to provide wonderful accommodations and service levels to all of our guests. Until your next visit...please take care and we'll... More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed two nights on 9th floor. Staff was super friendly, used the free bikes, enjoyed the free morning coffee and free happy hour. The rooftop indoor/outdoor pool is great and the heated outdoor sitting area on the front sidewalk iscozy. The concierge, Mark, went above and beyond, and left us a little treat in our room. There are many luxury... More 

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GMPalChi, Manager at Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear travellittleworld, Thank you for your feedback and very nice comments. I'm glad you have a good visit with us and were able to enjoy our beautiful pool and patios, as well as our complimentary bikes. We look forward to your return visit and I wish you safe and happy travels, always. Sincerely, Adam Gurgiolo AGM - Palomar Chicago More 

Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing about this stay could have been better. From the exceptional customer service, to the quality of the rooms, to the central location in the heart of Downtown Chicago - you couldn't find a better place - particularly for those travelers who prefer to avoid the mega-large hotel chains. If you have the time, ask to borrow a bike -... More 

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GMPalChi, Manager at Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marta I, Your review is so kind and gracious, that I cannot thank you enough for sharing with us and the Trip Advisor community. Nothing satisfies us more than knowing when our guests have a truly fantastic and memorable visit, and then share with us their feedback. We appreciate it more than you know - and I'm glad to... More 

Missouri
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Palomar with 3 friends in a Queen-Queen Deluxe Room. We had an excellent experience! The room was large enough for 4 grown ups to share without feeling crowded, and décor was sophisticated, yet understated. There were plenty of outlets, closet space/hangers, and drawers. The beds were comfortable (not too hard, not too soft) with lots of... More 

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GMPalChi, Manager at Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gleek_Wisz, I can't thank you enough for sharing such a detailed and descriptive account of your recent visit. It is always satisfying to read when our guests are truly comfortable in our rooms and our hotel, from our beds, to our amenity offerings, and to our wonderful staff of professionals. Thank you for mentioning all and we appreciate your... More 

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