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W Chicago Lakeshore

4.0 of 5 644 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Other reviews regarding the small lobby with a nightclub vibe are accurate but don't let that deter you. The rooms were spacious with trendy furnishings. Paid extra for a lakeview and it was worth the additional cost as I could see a view of the Pier and fireworks that are done several times a week. Pier was withing walking distance... More 

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ANTIOCH
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I booked this hotel for one night as part of the Cubs convention package in order to get passes to the convention. (The W is being used as an overflow for the convention at the Sheraton, a few blocks away.) Upon arrival, it was very clear that we really are not the target demographic for this hotel.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the W this week in Chicago. The hotel looks great. The front desk staff went out of their way to help me with an urgent printing need. Ate in restaurant twice. Fresh salmon was awesome. Work out room was good. Lots of weights and cardio equipment.

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Toronto, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
13 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So I generally try to stay in the W or Sheraton chain hotels anywhere I travel and this is because I've almost always had great experiences with their service and enjoy the comfort of their rooms. And the W on Lakeshore in Chicago is no exception! You will definitely pay top dollar for this hotel, but worth every penny in... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We checked in on Friday Jan 9th and checked out on Sunday Jan 11th. On the 11th we left the hotel around 8:45 am to go to a museum and when we returned for a quick lunch before catching a cab to the airport we found that the one and only restaurant and bar in the hotel were both closed... More 

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NYC
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stay here on business often. The hotel went through a renovation this time last year, but the room changes seem superficial. The reason I choose this hotel over the other 7 or so SPG properties in the city proper (and I've stayed at them all) is for the absolutely unrivaled views. From the bed, you can gaze out at... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed here around 20 times. It's your typical W property with a very cool lobby and trendy rooms. The rooms are pretty small but not too cramped. I love the lobby restaurant. The food and service are always very good. It's a little bit of a walk if you want to do some shopping or you can jump in... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hotel for business, and even better for socializing. I really enjoyed the lively atmosphere in the lobby/check-in area, and the rooms are classy, sexy, and chic. I was almost late for a meeting due to the luxury of the bed! The staff is very helpful and eager to please. Big thank you to Lois for the recommendations. Talk to... More 

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Twin Lakes, WI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's convenient for seeing some of the downtown site and attractions. Parking is sky high, even for a guest. Room was ok, comfortable bed. Some amenities listed are not in the room, you'll have to ask for them. With the exception of the hostess Barbara, the service for breakfast was below average as was the breakfast. Overall feeling, priced too... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a few days to enjoy the city we live in. Although the hotel was very crowded the Saturday we checked in, staff was polite and very nice, trying to help everyone as quickly as possible. We stayed three nights and enjoyed our time very much. Certainly recommend the hotel for anyone traveling on business or pleasure.

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Address: 644 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611
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Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — W Chicago Lakeshore 4*
Number of rooms: 520
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#72 Family Hotel in Chicago
#78 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#78 Business Hotel in Chicago

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