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The Standard Club

320 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Edisto Island, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Standard Club is a great place to stay in Chicago. It's comfortable, friendly, and located right in the Loop near Jackson Street and State Street. The Blue Line from the airport has a stop literally right outside their back door. The staff is great; the restaurant serves excellent food in a very nice room and so, all in all,... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived yesterday for a wedding, carpet was terribly soiled. Moved rooms and AC not working, no close plug in for cell phones had to request extension cord from front desk. Rooms are dated, and the ac unit was noisy all night long. There was black mold looking moisture on the ceiling next to AC vent and they came and cleaned... More 

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ClubManagerChicago, Manager at The Standard Club, responded to this review

I am so sorry to hear that you had a disappointing stay with us. As an older Private Club our rooms are more traditional, we are looking at updating the furnishings, but do pride ourselves in the cleanliness of our rooms. Your comments are important to us and we are reviewing the rooms you stayed in and making sure that... More 

Gosford, Australia
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45 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed here in July 2015 and I couldn't fault anything, it was that good I obtained a letter of introduction from my Club so that I could stay here The Reservations Manager Claudia was on the ball and nothing was too much trouble for her or her team The club is brilliantly located if you either are travelling from... More 

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ClubManagerChicago, Manager at The Standard Club, responded to this review

I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! We know you have a choice when traveling and are excited you chose to stay at The Standard Club. As a smaller Private Club we enjoy getting to know our members and guests and it’s nice to hear this comes across in our service. Claudia is truly an asset to... More 

Miami
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34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We have stayed here several times in the past and it never fails to impress. Our Room (916) had an extremely comfortable Murphy bed, a large living room area and dining table. a small refrigerator and ample living space with foyer area. Very nice room. The service is always perfect and friendly. They are a reciprocal club to our New... More 

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ClubManagerChicago, Manager at The Standard Club, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed this stay with us and return frequently! Thank you for mentioning our staff, your feedback is so important to us and I will make sure it gets passed on to all of our staff members. We look forward to... More 

Burnsville, United States
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45 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The Standard Club welcomes hotel guests to participate in their private athletic club facilities and activities. I appreciated Wednesday's 7:00AM yoga class, full-sized swimming pool, and sunlit women's locker room with good reading materials, etc. The king guest room was spacious, quiet, had good-sized windows with an extremely comfortable, firm bed. It's an older, classic/elegant hotel, and the slightly worn... More 

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ClubManagerChicago, Manager at The Standard Club, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us such great feedback on your recent stay at the Standard Club. I am glad you had the opportunity to enjoy our Health and Fitness Center and especially to take in a yoga class. These are available for anyone staying in our guest rooms as well as all of our members. It sounds like this was... More 

NYC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The Standard Club is an excellent place to stay if you need to be in this central location downtown Chicago. Yes, the Club needs updating and more modern amenities , but as you walk around and see decor from an earlier era, there is a feeling of the elegance of past times. Mad Men could have filmed a scene in... More 

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ClubManagerChicago, Manager at The Standard Club, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts of your recent stay with us. We are glad our location worked out for you. We are close to many of the Chicago attractions and the loop when traveling on business. We really appreciate your feedback for our team. I will make sure they hear your comments. We are a... More 

Nassau County, NY
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Just ran an event at this club- impressed by staff (responsive/respectful), food (diverse and good quality) and decor (nice mix of old clubby with updated accents). Rooms are OK, but its a private club and usually the rooms are not exceptional, over-the-top or the reason you stay. It had all the amenities of a high-end room, but the carpet was... More 

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ClubManagerChicago, Manager at The Standard Club, responded to this review

We know you have a choice when booking an event, thank you so much for choosing us! We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Thank you. We are glad your event went well and you enjoyed the food, décor and that our staff took care of your every need. We are very proud of our kitchen... More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I visit Chicago at least once per year and always love it. This was the first time I stayed at the Standard Club and I cannot say too strongly what a lovely experience it was. I read other reviews that suggested that it was far from downtown but I found it to be within a block or two of State... More 

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ClubManagerChicago, Manager at The Standard Club, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking your time to write a review, your feedback is so important to us. I am glad to hear this location worked so well for you. We are within easy walking distance to many attractions and if you wish to adventure a little further the transportation system is close at hand. It’s nice to hear... More 

Royal Oak, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The hotel has an excellent location, our room (Deluxe King) was spacious, and service was friendly. Parking/valet service was very reliable. There is a lack of elecrtical outlets, but at least the hotel provides a power strip, so that was helpful. However, the Wi-Fi is not good. Could barely connect our devices to it. The front desk staff said that... More 

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ClubManagerChicago, Manager at The Standard Club, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are so happy you enjoyed your visit. Our rooms are larger than average and with all of them on the outside of the building they are airy and light. We are currently researching a Wi-Fi upgrade, I am glad our staff forwarded that information... More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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52 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Excellent food, service, and old-Chicago charm. By no means is there anything contemporary about the Standard Club, and that's what makes it such a treat. Hotel rooms could use some tlc, but are generally fine. Banquet space/restaurant is beautiful and the wait staff is friendly, helpful, and efficient.

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