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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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    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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Washington, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars NEW

We had a great stay at the Hotel Lincoln! Our suite was wonderful, decor was fun, location was very convenient. Above all, the staff was wonderful. Just as we got into town, we were in a car accident. Moments after we checked into our suite, Ben and the wonderful staff sent us a bottle of wine. We were so pleasantly... More 

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

Thank you for your positive review and being advocate of our service culture Heather. Much appreciated! I am sorry to hear that you had a rough start to your vacation but happy you are all alright and we made your stay memorable. We hope to see you again. More 

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Berlin, Germany
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The only shock was the price: really? That cheap? I got a corner room, spacy with two bathrooms, an extra couch and a comfy bed. The hotel's interior is a Hipster's dream come true: funny detaiils everywhere, little pieces of art work, colorful designs. The staff was very kind and always friendly and helpful. Be sure to also check out... More 

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

Thanks for your feedback Angie. I am happy to hear that your experience with us was pleasant. Please feel free to reach out to us if your travels bring you back to Chicago. More 

Columbus
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our first stay and we really enjoyed everything! The bed and linens were great, room coffee ok and the staff friendly and helpful. The exercise room was small, but equipment was good. We would definitely go back!

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

Thanks for your kind words Judy. Hope to see you for the 2nd time. More 

Waukesha
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the minute we arrived at the Hotel Lincoln we were pleased with our choice. The room, a corner junior suite, with a view of Lake Michigan was great. The decor is funky casual and reflects the generally youthful vibe of the place.. Our favorite feature was the on-site access to a coffee shop. We enjoyed cocktails on the roof... More 

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

Thank you for your positive review Johannah. We hope your travels bring you back to Chicago and to Hotel Lincoln. More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Second stay at Hotel Lincoln, enjoyed it just as much as the first. Very friendly staff! Lovely room, great bed, wonderful location, and super restaurant. Just a perfect weekend. Our thanks to the Hotel Lincoln; we will certainly be back for a third time!

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

Hi Pat, Thanks for sharing your feedback with others. We hope to see you soon for the third time. More 

Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My hubby and I left sunny California for 27 degrees below zero in Chicago to celebrate his birthday there. As soon as we stepped off the plane and that icy wind hit our faces, we wanted to get on the next plane home. Thankfully when we arrived Hotel Lincoln we were greeted by handsome Glenn whose wonderful personality thawed us... More 

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

Wow! You have made my day with this review. I sincerely appreciate your kind comments and being an advocate of Hotel Lincoln and our team. Happy belated birthday to your husband. We hope to see you again. More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed my stay! Wonderful location and friendly staff. My room was small, but well appointed with everything I needed. The toiletries were great and the in room coffee was delicious. I will definitely go back!

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

Thanks for sharing your experience. We hope to see you soon. More 

Kenosha, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Super cool place in an awesome location! I loved being near the zoo and great running paths (even though it's cold). The room and the rooftop was amazing! I loved the staff-very courteous and helpful! An altogether great time.

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

Hi Karolina, Thanks for the thumbs up. We hope that you will come and visit us again. Stay warm in Wisconsin. More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've always had wonderful experiences staying in Joie de Vivre hotels and this was no exception. We enjoyed a lovely stay on Valentine's Day, and can't wait to enjoy this hotel again in warmer weather. Our room was small but nicely appointed with an industrial, funky vibe. Can't beat the location - directly across from Lincoln Park, and our room... More 

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Thanks for sharing your experience and your kind words. I am glad you had a wonderful stay with us. We hope to see you soon. More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here multiple times for drinks, brunch and dinner and the service and experience is always top notch. Great staff all around and such a welcome departure from the typical Loop hotel. Looking forward to warmer days and the retractable roof over the lounge on the top floor. Only a small nit regarding the heater which constantly kicked on/off... More 

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Thank you for your feedback and sharing it with other travelers. I am happy to see that your overall experience with us was pleasant. My sincere apologies for the not a perfect functioning ac unit.I will make sure our engineering team looks into the air conditioning unit that was in your room. Hope to see you in the summer. Stay... 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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