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Chicago's Essex Inn

3.5 of 5 800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars NEW

Thank you Essex Inn, I had a nice stay but that's not why I'm writing this review. My review is a thank you for finding the headphones I forgot at my room, keeping them and returning them. I really appreciate it.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The price was great, location was great, rooms were very clean. We were attending a convention across the street at the much more expensive Hilton and opted to save some money by staying at the Essex. Rooms were updated, clean and had comfortable beds. Most of us could not get into our rooms until after 5:00. Many in our group... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at this hotel on a group on promotion. At first we figured its only groupon wont be to amazing but at least we will be close to downtown. We were pleasantly surprised. We received an amazing welcome from the porter at the entrance. I wish I remembered his name, he was tall and wearing a... More 

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Grand Marsh, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice place to stay for the price...got there to late to use the pool even though the sign to the pool says they are open til 10. Was not informed of the $60.00 parking fee when i called, told the lady next to us there is free parking but was down the block or another one which was 2 blocks... More 

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Placentia, California
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went with 2 families, 8 people, everyone enjoyed their time. We were able to walk a lot, just across the street is the Museums, Shedd Aquarium, planetarium, etc... Taxis are easy to get from this location. It's not as expensive or loud because it's further down the street. Rooms were larger than I expected and stayed warm. The pool was... More 

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Glenview, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at Essex and loved it. Everyone from doorman to the Front desk receptionist was very friendly and helpful. Their service was very personable. The lobby looked a little tired, but room was good with a beautiful view on the park. The location was excellent; everything within walking distance. We will be back!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a layover for the night on our way to San Francisco so we just wanted something affordable for the night. I came across the Essex. It was under $70 a night so honestly we didn't expect much. But we were surprised to find it was a really nice place. The hotel is clean and modern and has a... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Thank you to the staff for providing us a great stay. Everyone was wonderful. The pool temperature was perfect. The bedroom was very comfortable and the view of Grant Park was beautiful. Free internet was appreciated.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for three nights in October after 3 nights in New York. The location of the hotel is great, right by South Michigan ave just a short walk to the main shopping area and sightseeing in the opposite direction, as well as facing a beautiful park. The hotel is very clean and modern. Checking in was fairly quick and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I stayed for our anniversary and we had so much fun! The front desk lady Jl was so nice. She is crazy over hockey like we are so her and my boyfriend had a hockey facts run off... At the end we learned she was Canadian so of course she won. She gave us a free up... More 

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EssexInnChicago, Manager at Chicago's Essex Inn, responded to this review

Dear, Simonesays99- thank you so much for visiting. Please join us again very soon. More 

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Address: 800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605
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Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Chicago's Essex Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 254
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Also Known As:
Chicago`s Essex Hotel Chicago
Chicagos Essex Hotel
Essex Inn Chicago
Hotel Chicagos Essex

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