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Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 171 W Randolph Street, Chicago, IL 60601
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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed here for my sister's birthday and it was great. They service was one of the best in hotel chains we ever used. It's was my first experience at Kimpton hotels and must I say it was wayyyy better than many on chain. My sister was in tears. It was a girls night and must I say we all... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Boutique hotel brings homey yet stylish feel to the city. I always feel welcomed and valued as a guest. The attached restaurant 312 is wonderful. During renovations they are making every effort to accommodate guests and not lessen the excellent experience. I could stay anywhere but this is my hotel of choice.

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Liverpool, New York
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel's lobby and public spaces are beautifully decorated and the staff is friendly, the bed is so comfy. That being said, the rooms are tiny, not sure more than one person could stay there at a time. The elevate train is very loud, and the faucet with the bowl sink makes it difficult for even the smallest hands easy... More 

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New York City, New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
40 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is not one of the better Kimptons. The rooms have always been sort of small and under-renovated -- bad old bones that the flashy decor can't hide. But I've noticed a lack of investment (read: upkeep) in Kimpton hotel rooms in the run-up to the sale to IHG and the Allegro's rooms seems to have suffered as much as... More 

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AllegroManager, General Manager at Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Andrew l, I am sorry we let you down. Our 1926 building does have many of the original elements - but it is our hope that we maintain them the best of our ability. That does not dismiss the need for hotels to renovate - which is what we have kicked off this month. We are in the midst of... More 

South Elgin, Illinois
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at many Kimpton hotels and my first time at the Allegro was a delight. The lobby was exquisite and quirky and sublimely Kimpton! I hear they are renovating to make it even more Grander than the Budapest. Kidding aside, the hotel is perfectly situated, away from the fray, yet it is a quick walk over the Chicago... More 

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AllegroManager, General Manager at Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Bob P, That was a great movie! Thank you for the awesome review, we truly appreciate it. So happy that you had a great stay -- we can't wait for you to see our new look this Spring. See you soon, Mary Fleming Hotel Manager More 

Philadelphia PA
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88 reviews 88 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at the Allegro quite a few times over the years, and wrote a TripAdvisor review three years ago. On a recent visit to Chicago, I returned to the Allegro and was not disappointed, even though the place was in the early stage of an ambitious renovation. As I remembered, the welcome was genuinely warm. My room --... More 

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AllegroManager, General Manager at Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

bill1766, So glad to hear that we did not disappoint. We can't wait for you to experience our new Lobby Bar - opening late April. I think you will love it! Thank you for hanging in there with us as we renovate the hotel. See you soon, Mary Fleming Hotel Manager More 

Racine, Wisconsin
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to the Hotel Allegro,just after the hotel Bismark was sold to Kimpton.It is a very FRIENDLY staff of employees working there.We enjoy the wine hour,which you get to meet people from all walks of life.The rooms are on the small size.But who stays in your room all day?The hotel is within walking distance of four theatres... More 

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AllegroManager, General Manager at Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Joe Pat R, So happy to hear you have a relaxing stay with us. We are looking forward to your next visit. Thanks for the great review - See you soon, Mary Fleming Hotel Manager More 

Ft. Lauderdale
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Some time ago I stumbled across the Klimpton Hotel group online and was attracted to their pictures of modern, yet elegant lobbies and public areas. I was so taken with them that I signed up for their loyalty program without having stayed at any one of their properties. On a recent visit to Chicago I took the opportunity to stay... More 

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AllegroManager, General Manager at Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Bobbyduhon, Thank you for your review. I am happy to hear that you received great service from our team and enjoyed our location. Our Living Room is very Gatsby as our building was built in 1926. Both our spacious lobby and the quaint room you experienced are getting a makeover - our goal is to celebrate our deco glam roots... More 

Coralville, Iowa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I decided to go to Chicago the night and booked this hotel as we drove. We thought we we booking the Palomar Kimpton hotel (a much nicer property). This hotel has the look and feel of old time Chicago. The rooms were on the small size but enough for the two of us. We enjoyed the wine... More 

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AllegroManager, General Manager at Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Jim R, We agree - the Allegro is very much "Old Chicago". Our building was built in 1926 and still retains much of the original architecture and classic Art Deco finished. We are in the midst of a dramatic renovation that will truly celebrate our Art Deco roots. Thank you for giving us a try! Warm Regards, Mary Fleming Hotel... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

before I moved to Chicago late last year, I would stayed at the Allegro for business trip. As several reviewers mentioned, the lobby is spacious with several seating area. There is one area towards the restroom and the restaurant that is quieter, which is a space good for post work-day meetings. As part of the Kimpton hospitality, there is a... More 

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AllegroManager, General Manager at Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Setsuna_12, Thank you for your review of the Allegro. I appreciate your detailed feedback. Warm Regards, Mary Fleming Hotel Manager More 

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Address: 171 W Randolph Street, Chicago, IL 60601
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Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > The Loop
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Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 483
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