We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 169 Chicago hotels

InterContinental Chicago

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   505 North Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611 (Near North Side)
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
Weekend Savings!
Save Saved
You added InterContinental Chicago to your Saves list
InterContinental Chicago
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 10 more sites!
77%
Ranked #70 of 169 Hotels in Chicago
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Ron W Boca Raton, Florida, United States
Write a Review

2,414 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    1,058
    778
    333
    155
    90
See reviews for
441
614
152
771
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (490)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Boca Raton, Florida, United States
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A great hotel in a great location, what else do I need to say. This has been my first stay at this Chiacgo hotel but it will not be my last. Located within walking distance of many of Chicago great restaurants, shopping and tourist spots, definitely a gray place to stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For whatever reason my first trip to Chicago ever was a mere two weeks ago, the occasion being a dear friend's wedding. I knew that the hotel had been chosen for a number of reasons, which the hotel delivered upon perfectly. The location was superb. The events of the wedding would all take place in one or another portion of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brandon, MS
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great conference facilities. Nice room in the newer tower, and conference rooms are in the old tower. Conveniently located in the city. Concierge service is excellent! Staff is very welcoming. Irritating to have an in-room refrigerator already stocked with expensive selections. Would rather have more room for my beverages.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Walpole, New Hampshire
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Intercontinental Hotel as part of a conference. My room was in the new tower and the conference sessions were in the Historic Tower. The Hotel is right in the middle of the Miracle Mile shopping area and convenient to many shops and restaurants. The Historic Tower, which was built in the 1920's has incredible architecture. There... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Overland Park, Kansas
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We got a great rate on HW, and were very pleased with the room for what we paid. Without this great rate, I would have been way less satisfied! It is a great location and easy to get anywhere you may want to go during your time in Chicago. When we checked in, the front desk attendant notified us that... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Las Vegas, Nevada
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You can't beat this hotel for location, guest service or style. Authentic old style Chicago with a modern look. My room wasn't ready, but they not only held my luggage but locked my laptop in their safe and even texted me when the room was ready......no having to keep checking back with the desk...... Every little detail is thought of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Clean and exceptional service, starting with the bellmen, registration, concierge. Michael Jordon's bar and grill beautiful! Pool and fitness area provided every luxury you need. Rooms in new tower were a bit small but you have everything you want at your fingertips, even a personal bathrobe. This staff assures, the customer is first and foremost. Leave your vehicle, you dont... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

IC Chicago has a great location, right there at the center of Magnificent Mile, which was extremely convenient. Rooms and services are good. Lobby area is extremely small and so gets crowded. Try and get a room higher up and get city views - as view of Mag Mile will be spectacular at night.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Roswell, Georgia
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing about the hotel is location and their amenities. They even have a Starbucks off the lobby!. The rooms are average but clean and comfortable. Our bathroom did not have a vanity so it was awkward with 2 people. The staff is friendly but sometimes not enough of them at the front desk. There could be annoying waits... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in this hotel about 6 months ago. So it could have changed. I have to admit it was reasonably priced but the hotel was not welcoming at all. Service and staff was ok, it has a great location and you can walk out of the hotel and walk around perfectly. However, rooms are horrible. Very dark, hard mattress,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kyiana, Front Office Manager at InterContinental Chicago, responded to this review

Dear Dkarren, We apologize for the experience you had during your recent stay. Your feedback has been forwarded to the appropriate department(s) for further review. Please rest assured your response is appreciated. If your schedule permits, please feel free to contact me at your earliest convenience. Thank you again! Malcolm Moore Guest Services Manager More

Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage InterContinental Chicago, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to InterContinental Chicago? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Hotel Summarization (Beta)

What travelers say

  • Great location(58)
  • Very nice(50)
  • Michigan avenue(49)
  • Magnificent mile(46)
  • Historic tower(29)
  • Navy pier(24)
  • Fitness center(23)
  • Room service(18)
  • Star hotel(8)
  • Front desk staff(4)

Additional Information about InterContinental Chicago

Address: 505 North Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — InterContinental Chicago 4.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with IHG, Expedia, Booking.com, Tingo, BookIt.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Hotels.com, TripOnline SA, Odigeo, Otel, Agoda and Venere so you can book your InterContinental Chicago reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Intercontinental Chicago Hotel Chicago
Chicago Intercontinental

826 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (440)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (72)
Viewed
Room/suite (117)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (22)
Viewed
View from room (42)
Viewed
Dining (18)
Viewed
Bathroom (45)
Viewed
Other (124)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (301)
Viewed
Amenities (79)
Viewed
Double Deluxe (81)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (6)
Viewed
Standard Room (51)
Viewed
The Hotel (60)
Viewed
The Pool (24)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (86)
Viewed
Room/suite (24)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (11)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (33)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Chicago with
any amenities