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 168 Chicago hotels

Residence Inn Chicago Downtown

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   201 E. Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611 (Gold Coast)
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
$50 Gift Card
Save Saved
You added Residence Inn Chicago Downtown to your Saves list
Residence Inn Chicago Downtown
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
Ranked #58 of 168 hotels in Chicago
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
w650dave Silver Spring
  • Overview
  • Reviews (405)
  • Photos (81)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A (1)
  • Room tips (66)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

405 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (66)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Silver Spring
19 reviews 19 reviews
16 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great location, quiet part of the street. I enjoyed being able to grab a cup of coffee in the lobby first thing in the morning & walk up a block to the lake. Staff seemed very nice, breakfast was good. I stayed on the 2nd floor which had it's pro's & con's. Pro - It always seemed that the elevator... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Buffalo, New York
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Marriott has pretty much spoiled us over many years. We have come to expect great customer service, cleanliness, value, a feeling of being welcomed while we are in a hotel over a long history of staying in Marriott properties. This property meets and goes beyond all of these standards. From the moment we walked in, we were greeted with staff... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was nervous when I read some if the other reviews but we had a wonderful experience here. We were looking for a room with a separate living space and kitchenette since we were bringing along my 11 month old son and this place had it all.....and it was huge. The room was very clean we had a decent view... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Helsinki, Finland
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
20 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We made the reservation in internet, expecting two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The rooms we had, the bathrooms we did not. There was just one, the tiniest I have ever seen. The whole establishment was a bit 80s. Nothing wrong with the 80s. The place is well maintained. The staff was second to none. They gave us all the info... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lindsy W, General Manager at Residence Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your recent experience with the Trip Advisor community. As you mentioned our 950 square feet two bedroom suites are equipped with one bathroom and an adjacent vanity area housing the sink and mirror. I apologize for the inconvenience this may have caused you and your family. Thank you again for the feedback. More

San Diego, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is in a perfect location and the service was impeccable. Gwen at the front desk made us feel welcome the second we arrived. She even went the extra step to give my two sons gummy bears. There was a hotel representative at breakfast greeting all of the guests. The service was what really made our experience special.

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was a great value, and I am picky about hotel rooms. It is clean, updated, huge, convenient, and in a great location. Considering the price, it is a great value. This is our go-to hotel when we are in Chicago.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Bloomington, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my go-to hotel in Chicago. Friendly staff, great location, just a few blocks from Water Tower. I stayed at this location three times during the month of June, so it's nice to have a "home away from home" when I travel. Wonderful value in the Near North Side area of the city.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

me and my wife stay in for 4th of July we enjoyed the firework by navy pier and the breakfast was great .we had great stay...... we like the hotel and we will recommend it to our friends. we will back again

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I travel both for business and with family and find the twain don't often meet. However last time through Chicago my business needs required a certain area so I wound up in this Residence Inn. It's a vertical Residence Inn, as opposed the townhouse style they like in suburban locales. Room was great, spacious and clean. As this level, there's... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Illinois US
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
39 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A return visit once again proved that this is about the best hotel value in the city. The 1 bedroom suites are huge and comfortable. The location can't be beat. Don't stress out about a high floor or not, the views are not the reason to go with this hotel. Staff is efficient and pleasant. Breakfast is very good and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Residence Inn Chicago Downtown, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Residence Inn Chicago Downtown? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Residence Inn Chicago Downtown

Address: 201 E. Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Gold Coast , Near North Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Chicago Downtown 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Marriott, Travelocity, Expedia, Priceline, Tingo, TripOnline SA, BookingOdigeoWL, Hotels.com and Agoda so you can book your Residence Inn Chicago Downtown 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:
Residence Inn Chicago Downtown Hotel Chicago
Chicago Residence Inn

81 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (61)
Room/suite (32)
Bathroom (9)
Hotel & grounds (9)
View from room (3)
Dining (1)
Other (7)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (21)
Room/suite (10)
Hotel & grounds (4)
Dining (3)
Other (4)


Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#53 Family Hotel in Chicago #63 Romantic Hotel in Chicago #85 Business Hotel in Chicago
Hotel Class
Number of rooms

Questions & Answers

Here’s what questions travelers have asked, with answers from representatives of Residence Inn Chicago Downtown and other travelers.
1 question

See all questions (1)

See which rooms travelers prefer