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Residence Inn Chicago Downtown

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   201 E. Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611 (Gold Coast)
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Buffalo, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks 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

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Helsinki, Finland
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks 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

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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 July 14, 2014

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.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

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.

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Bloomington, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

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.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

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

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Los Angeles
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

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

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Illinois US
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118 reviews 118 reviews
39 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

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

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Laurinburg, North Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Nice hotel in a great location. Walking distance to a lot of great locations. Easy access to bus and rail. We travel often with another couple and have stayed in Residence Inns often. We prefer the 2 BR suites and have stayed in them in many cities. This 2-BR only had one bathroom. Sink in the hallway, common area. 3... More

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Address: 201 E. Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611
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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*
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