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W Chicago Lakeshore

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644 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Holland, Michigan
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fabulous location. Close to the L lines, centrally located in the Loop and within walking distance to parks and the Art Institute. The rooms were quite small, but not atypical for Downtown Chicago. Decor was fun, staff was excellent.

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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78 reviews 78 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed at the w lakeshore for a conference. Room was very comfortable and nice bathroom. Ordered room service since I arrived late and didn't eat since lunchtime and the food was high quality, delicious and fresh. Served in a timely manner. Hotel is a 5 minute walk to michigan ave and near northwestern university campus. The bar area was hopping... More 

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Prospect, Kentucky
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31 reviews 31 reviews
29 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The W's location is perfect, providing a short walk to the Navy Pier and the Chicago Children's Museum. You're also only a few blocks from Michigan Avenue and all the shopping. As good as the location is, the service and attention to detail from the staff is even better. As a family with smaller children, we didn't have to worry... More 

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at the W on Lakeshore in Chicago. Very nice hotel. Rooms were clean and roomy. I even had a nice view although that was due to an error during check-in. My bed request got mixed up but the guy that checked me was super about correcting the mistake and even offered me a gift certificate to the restaurant. The... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is so chic and stylish. I stayed here for a bachelorette party and we all loved this hotel. The service was great and the people at the front desk were very accommodating. There are great views of the pier/lake and it is located within walking distance to Michigan Ave and Millennium Park/The Bean. The bar in the hotel... More 

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Central Florida, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I loved everything about this hotel!!! I am a huge fan of Starwood hotels and the location of this W in Chicago was excellent. Me and my best friend came for a girls getaway for 5 days and enjoyed everything from the hotel to the shopping ! We ate a YOLK everyday ( that place is freaking delicious!! ) ,... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I can't praise this hotel enough. The staff goes out of their way to be helpful which I find is a direct reflection of the management. The hotel is clean and newly refurbished. I was sitting at the bar and the bartender accidentally spilled wine on a patron. 2 staff members came running with towels. Needless to say, they replaced... More 

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WChicagoLakeshore, Manager at W Chicago Lakeshore, responded to this review

Hello Brad F! Thank you for sharing your review with others; I appreciate your kind words. I am thrilled to know you are a 'fan' and look forward to many more experiences with us! See you soon! Alejandra Romero More 

Houston, United States
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel to Chicago for business regularly but this trip my typical company arranged hotels were full. Lucky me! This was a nice treat. Close to navy pier and full of hip younger crowds. The room was spotless and the view was awesome. The staff was courteous and the food and drinks in the restaurant worth going back for.

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WChicagoLakeshore, Manager at W Chicago Lakeshore, responded to this review

Hello Lisa E. Thank you for sharing your experience with others. I am glad to know you had a great time with us and that you were able to enjoy of the Lake and some cocktails while working. Hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards Alejandra Romero More 

Scottsdale, Arizona
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't beat waking up to the sunrise over lake Michigan through a large glass window from the comfort of your oversized room at the W Lakeshore in Chicago! Also the customer service is always consistently positive. A few years ago, I stayed in this hotel every week for two years while working on a local project. It was great... More 

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WChicagoLakeshore, Manager at W Chicago Lakeshore, responded to this review

Hello JAG! It was so nice to be able to welcome you back! I am thrilled to know you were able to stay with us and enjoy our redesign. Our team was excited to welcome you back! I will make sure to share this with Ramon, Donnell, Pete and Chrissy! Hope to see you back soon! Alejandra Romero More 

United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel really hits the mark across the board - there isn't a thing I can think of to mark them down for. It isn't cheap, but on a very crowded spring weekend in the city prices were reasonable. Location is perfect - across the street from the lake, a quick walk to Navy Pier, walkable to downtown locations. The... More 

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WChicagoLakeshore, Manager at W Chicago Lakeshore, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with others Kaze16. I am glad to know you had a great time with us and look forward to welcome you back! Alejandra Romero More 

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Streeterville is where visitors head for play at Navy Pier, a pseudo amusement park and development of restaurants, shops, rides, and other activities. You’ll find lots of action and excitement on the docks. Along the pier, you’ll see the statue of the captain for whom Streeterville is named. While you enjoy your fair share of sightseeing at the pier, you can also visit other popular attractions there such as the Chicago Children’s Museum and the Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Off the pier you’ll find more restaurants from low-cost pubs to high-end establishments. Arts and culture aficionados should be sure not to miss the Museum of Contemporary Art.
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