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Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 505 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60654
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the second time my wife and I have spent an evening with the folks from the Palomar Chicago. Once again the stay was impressive!! From the smile at check-in to the wonderful breakfast the next morning it was an exceptional stay. I can't recommend enough about a special place to stay! Kevin Brennan

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent rooms, fantastic facilities, great bar and restaurant, extraodrinarily personable and helpful staff, there's little to fault this hotel. The wine hour is a great idea; without it we'd have met far fewer people and had a much less enjoyable time. My only grumble is the lack of coffee machines for the rooms. Good coffee first thing in the morning... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came into Chicago for the marathon with our 2 young boys for 6 nights - we were thrilled with the sevice and the doorman Blue is so personable that my 5 year old son looked forward to seeing him every day! The only regret that we have is that we didn't get to have a full dinner at Sable... More

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

Dear Viv L, So glad to hear that you and your family had a great time over your week-long visit with us for the marathon. Our pool is always a hot attraction for our youngster guests, and adults the same. Bleu is certainly one of a kind and has a heart as big as the city. We are lucky to... More

dallas
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Quick trip to Chicago on business. Needed downtown, but my travel budget limited me to what I consider sub par hotel brands...I'm a bit of hotel snob. To my suprise, the Palomar had a very good rate. I have stayed at other Kimpton Hotels before and knew of their excellent rating. This hotel has a great location. The entire staff,... More

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

Dear corbin08, So happy to hear that your travel circumstances brought you to us, and that you were not disappointed! We definitely gear our efforts towards making our guests comfortable in whatever capacity they are visiting, especially our guests here on business. Please do stay with us upon your return to Chicago for your next trip. I thank you for... More

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55 reviews 55 reviews
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85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is brilliant. The staff helped with directions, booking tours, on-line check in, and booking a limo back to airport. No question was too much trouble, and they remembered to ask how successful their reccommendations had been. Wine hour was a bonus, and a lovely touch that was appreciated after a hard day's sightseeing/shopping. Our room was on the... More

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

Dear Destinys_Journey, Thank you very much for your review and 5 star rating. We are very appreciative of your praise and I thank you for your feedback and critique opportunities as well. Please know that we do value such information and we appreciate your choice to stay with us here at the Palomar Chicago. I wish you the best for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I booked 6 nights at the Palomar based on other comments on Tripadvisor. I was staying in Chicago for the marathon. The hotel location is brilliant, right in the city, very close to all the sites, restaurants and shops. We took the Metro from the airport and the hotel is 100 metres from the Grand Metro station. The staff in... More

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

Dear thegrahams2001, This is such a kind and gracious review that I cannot thank you enough for taking the time to share your experiences. I also thank you for mentioning those that really took great care of you at the hotel and I know they are very excited to have their names recognized. We appreciate your business and it is... More

West Vancouver, B. C.
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76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Recently returned from a very enjoyable 5 night stay at the Kimpton Hotel Palomar in Chicago. Coming in by the Red Line from O'Hare, the stop was a half block from the hotel. We found a nice expedia package flight and hotel deal which included the Palomar. Location is just north of the river a block north of the Trump... More

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

Dear WestVanMan, Thank you for sharing your comments and praise here on Trip Advisor regarding your recent visit. I love to hear that you enjoyed everything we have to offer, and I also thank you for your feedback on our bathroom setup. We look forward to your next visit and we certainly appreciate your business. Kind regards, Adam Gurgiolo AGM... More

Toronto, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'm an Inner Circle member with Kimpton, and have stayed at many of their hotels, but this is definitely one of the best! I was upgraded to a Fiji Whirlpool Suite and wine and cheese were waiting for me in my room. It was seriously the cleanest hotel Whirlpool I've ever seen, and was extremely comfortable... I watched an episode... More

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

Dear maxdatraveler, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We are grateful for your loyalty as an Inner Circle member, and I am very happy that we did not disappoint, here at the Palomar Chicago! Great to hear that you enjoyed your room, the soaking tub, and your welcome amenity. We are here to serve... More

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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Chosen for its location because of the marathon weekend, but it suited our needs in all ways; closeness to everything we needed, many choices of great restaurants, a Mall, the River, the Magnificent Mile for super shopping and people watching, the accessibility to the train from the airport, and as regards the hotel itself - the rooms are larger than... More

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

Dear peacealways, So great to read that you enjoyed your visit with us while in town for the marathon. It was certainly a beautiful day for the race and we are happy to know that you loved our hotel and that you will be back the next time you visit Chicago! Thank you for your business and have a wonderful... More

Saint Louis, Missouri
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We recently spent the night at the Palomar Hotel to celebrate our anniversary. Right from the check in, Mark and Bobby made a big deal about our anniversary! Everyone who works there are professional and courteous. We highly recommend the Palomar and will be returning.

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

Dear M J, Thanks so much for your review and nice comments. Mark and Bobby are quite the duo and always work hard to help our guests celebrate wonderful occasions. I thank you for choosing to stay with us and we hope to see you again very soon! Best, Adam Gurgiolo AGM - Palomar Chicago More

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Address: 505 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60654
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Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
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Hotel Class:4 star — Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 261
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