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Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

4.0 of 5 1816 North Clark, Chicago, IL 60614
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Weston, Massachusetts
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47 reviews 47 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was so pleasantly surprised by this hotel. I knew the location was great, and I knew the reviews were great but I truly am in love with this place! The location is wonderful… Across the street from Lincoln Park zoo and walking distance to Second City, museums, shops, excellent restaurants, etc. We got a one bedroom suite on the... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I just returned from a consulting trip in Chicago and it was our first stay at the Hotel Lincoln. We are returning next week. The location is fantastic. Lincoln Park is across the street as is the zoo. Despite the cold we walked (long walks when possible) every day and explored the Gold Coast, Lakeview, Old Town... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was in Chicago for business for one night and I received a discount because I was doing business with the Steppenwolf Theatre. I arrived quite early, at noon and check in was not until 3pm and these kind folks had my room ready and I was able to check in as soon as I arrived.

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Akron, Ohio, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

booked a room here via hotwire solely due to its location (close to where we were seeing a concert), so we were a little apprehensive about the unknown. that apprehension couldn't have been more wasted on us. we weren't even three feet in the door before we fell in love with the place. we take a lot of rust belt... More 

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Onal K, General Manager at Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the shout out Steve. We look forward to having you back. More 

Carlsbad, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our daughter generously put us up at the Hotel Lincoln in Chicago and we had a wonderful experience. The staff are very friendly, the accommodations attractive and the coffee shop a delightful morning experience. I would highly recommend the Hotel Lincoln for its convenient location and excellent view of Lake Michigan. Our room was faultless in cleanliness and amenities -... More 

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Onal K, General Manager at Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Judy, Great to hear that your experience with us was delightful. I sincerely appreciate the support on spreading the word about Hotel Lincoln. We hope to see you soon. More 

Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our fifth stay here in the last 5 months. They have all been reasonably short stays.....this one only one night. We were recognized and greeted personally at check-in......this is not the first time this has happened. We were given an upgraded room. ( this has happened on almost every visit....even our first visit) Is this a luxury hotel...NO.... More 

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Onal K, General Manager at Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Hi John, Thank you for sharing your experience. I truly appreciate your sincere comments. 5 times in the last 5 months, I consider you as a part of our Hotel Lincoln family now. Hope to see you soon. More 

New Berlin, Wisconsin, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lincoln Hotel was amazing. Great staff. Central City. Across from Lincoln Park Zoo. Very quaint. Delicious restaurant. Sweet bar on the rooftop. Nice breakfast café. I would definitely recommend it.

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Onal K, General Manager at Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments Ted. We look forward to having you back at Hotel Lincoln in the near future. Hope you are staying warm in Wisconsin... More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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62 reviews 62 reviews
38 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for a family gathering, and enjoyed this little hotel. Well situated, decent rooms, reasonable price, wonderful restaurant on the main floor, and very cool rooftop lounge with small plates of food, music, and drinks. The restaurant food is very, very good, but a bit "fussy" if you have young kids. There are workarounds, however. Staff is super nice,... More 

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Onal K, General Manager at Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

James, Great to hear from you and thank you for your kind words. We will see you next time you are in town. Stay warm! More 

Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I were delighted by our stay at the Hotel Lincoln. The room was clean and spacious, not to mention well decorated. The staff were friendly and polite. The gym was clean and stocked with fresh towels. We enjoyed drinks at the J. Parker, where we took in the beautiful Chicago skyline. As for the neighborhood, it's a... More 

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Onal K, General Manager at Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Hillary, I am glad to hear that you had a great time here. Elaine's is great, isn't it? Hope your travels bring you back to Chicago and to Hotel Lincoln. More 

New York City, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently stayed at the Hotel Lincoln for a business trip, and while I don't usually write reviews for the various business hotels I stay in, this property was exceptional. The decor in the hotel was unique and fun, the room large, the bed comfortable, and the service excellent. On top of this, the other hotel offerings, like the coffee... More 

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Onal K, General Manager at Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Great to hear from a senior contributor like yourself Matt. Sincerely appreciate the recommendation. I am happy to hear that your experience with us was memorable. I hope we will see you soon. More 

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Address: 1816 North Clark, Chicago, IL 60614
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Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 184
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