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Ivy Boutique Hotel

4.5 of 5 233 E. Ontario St., Chicago, IL 60611
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Dayton, Ohio
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has a fashionable avant garde look and, as many have commented, a very convenient location only a short walk from the Mag Mile. The air is heavily perfumed and the place is suffused with lavender light (fair warning to you straight guys). Our room was spacious and the bed was comfortable; however, the rest of the furniture seemed... More 

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Ed L, Thank you for taking time out of your day to write a review for the IVY Hotel. We are conveniently located only 1.5 blocks off of Michigan Avenue, so our guests are in the middle of all the best restaurants, shopping, nightlife and entertainment. Being one of the few independent boutiques in Chicago we believe that the... More 

Manhattan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we choose this hotel for our stay in Chicago due to its location. We were swept away from their exquisite personal welcome card accompanied with delicious chocolate truffles. We were given a suite even though we booked a regular King and it was absolutely brilliant: the custom stone bathroom especially featured an extra large glass shower with a rain shower... More 

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello JustMC76, Thank you for taking time out of your day to write a review for the IVY Hotel. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your time at the IVY while visiting Chicago. Being located only 1.5 blocks off of Michigan Avenue, our location puts us in the center of everything to do while in downtown Chicago. Guests... More 

Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We wanted to love the Ivy. We really did. My girlfriend and I stay in downtown Chicago once every few months, always at the better hotels. She really expressed interest in this little boutique, and upon reading many reviews and viewing their website I found this one to be quite enticing. We arrived at the Ivy to find no clear... More 

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello ty b, Thank you for taking time out of your day to write a review for the IVY Hotel. We have spoken with the Front Office Staff about being more prompt during guest arrivals and interactions in the lobby. We are pleased that you enjoyed the Romance Package as well as your vacation around the city. We sincerely apologize... More 

Dallas, Texas, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This hotel is awesome!!! It's in a great part of the city.... walking distance to everywhere. It's on the magnificient mile so very fun. The hotel has about 4 or 5 rooms per floor for a total of 63 or 64. Our room had two queen beds and a separate sitting room with a very sleepable couch. Both rooms had... More 

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Carolyn C, Thank you for taking time to write a review for the IVY Hotel. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay, and we are even happier to know that your recovery from your surgery seemed to be going so well last time we saw you. We are within walking distance from Michigan Avenue shopping, Northwestern... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We absolutely loved the Ivy, it was central and the rooms are huge. We had a two queen bedroom as there were three of us and we had heaps of room with a lovely lounge area that was separate. We would definitely recommend this hotel to friends and most definitely would stay here again.

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Clare T, Thank you for writing a review for the IVY Hotel. We appreciate your feedback, and are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time at the IVY. Our Double Queen Suites are 675 square feet, so there is plenty of room to relax and enjoy time with friends and/or family. The layout makes having a girl’s weekend... More 

Ireland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is a wonderful place to stay. It is a small hotel located on a street off Michigan Ave and it makes a great base to explore the city. We got a king suite which was massive and it had 3 separate tvs, including one in the bathroom mirror! The comfort of the room added to our trip and the... More 

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello MBW24, Thank you for taking time out of your day to write a review for the IVY Hotel. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the IVY while visiting downtown Chicago. Our King Suites are always a guest favorite. They are 675 square feet, and include a separate seating and living area, rainfall shower, deep... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

1) Hotel Staff go above and beyond to ensure satisfaction: The room maids left delicious cookies, brownies, and cake pops in the room. The front desk staff didn't charge extra when we exceeded our pre-paid breakfast allowance by mistake. The bellman held our bags from 9:30am till 2pm check-in which was great so we could maximize our time touring the... More 

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Eric318128, Thank you for taking time out of your day to write a review about your previous stay at the IVY Hotel. We always love to hear from our guests, and use all feedback to help grow and strengthen the IVY Brand. We understand that guests are coming to Chicago to see the city and spend the day sightseeing,... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The Ivy Hotel is a very stylish,modern hotel, very well situated in downtown Chicago. The staff were very friendly and helpful. My room was very well appointed - comfortable bed and luxurious bathroom. I didn't want for anything. Breakfast was a little pricey but was delicious. The hotel is well situated for shopping on the Golden Mile, to walk to... More 

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Yvonne M, Thank you for taking time out of your day to write a review for the IVY Hotel. We are located only 1.5 blocks off of Michigan Avenue, so our guests are able to be in the middle of all the best restaurants, shopping, entertainment and nightlife. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your room, and... More 

Loveland, Colorado
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

We booked this hotel through Hotwire. We had a king suite and were more than impressed with the size of the room, we had a living area with couch, desk and tv, bedroom area with another tv, and an amazing bathroom with, yes, another tv in the mirror! Double sinks, huge tub and separate shower with rain head. Everything was... More 

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Strongs, Thank you for taking time to write a review for the IVY Hotel. We appreciate your feedback, and I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit while in Chicago. We are conveniently located only 1.5 blocks off of Michigan Avenue, so our guests are in the middle of all the best restaurants, shopping, nightlife and entertainment.... More 

twin cities
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

My husband and I actually got engaged here back in January of this year!! This place holds a lot of memories for us. We stayed for four days, three nights. Our room was perfect. Spacious, comfy, modern, and clean! Even the bathroom was lovely. It felt like our very own apartment, without the kitchen, lol. We enjoyed the little things... More 

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JamesCazares, General Manager at Ivy Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Hello mj-cchang, Thank you for your review of the IVY Hotel. We are thrilled to have been a part of such a special occasion for you and your fiancé. Our King Suites are 675 square feet, and truly do feel more like small apartments rather than a hotel room. Unfortunately, with the Sky Terrace being completely open-air, we are unable... More 

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Address: 233 E. Ontario St., Chicago, IL 60611
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ivy Boutique Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 63
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