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Unique Hotels in Chicago

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ACME Hotel Company Chicago Slideshow
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#22 of 174 hotels in Chicago
16 travelers mentioned "unique room" and "unique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Spotless unique room , courteous staff and fabulous area for a family to stay. Only 2 blocks from Michigan Ave , it is close enough for the vibe of Magnificent mile and yet quiet..."
  • "a pretty neat boutique hotel. No restaurant (yet), but the hotel is close to everything you'd need. It was a very nice and unique hotel...."
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Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel Slideshow
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#25 of 174 hotels in Chicago
9 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "It truly is an original, unique hotel. You can feel that as soon as you walk in and the staff are extremely welcoming and friendly. I stayed here for a weekend in October and loved..."
  • "The Hotel Lincoln is a very unique hotel in a great location. Sitting next to Lincoln Park in Chicago, you have immediate access to the park, the Chicago History Museum, and..."
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Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Slideshow
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#7 of 174 hotels in Chicago
20 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique room" when describing this hotel.
  • "This unique hotel design will catch your eye from the inside out. The decor is unique and beautiful, every detail has been well thought. Rooms are nice and modern. The restaurant..."
  • "Hardwood floors, unique room design, cool exterior, great staff, walking distance to lots of areas, reasonable rates. Restaurant was OK, lots of eating options nearby. Like the..."
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The Talbott Hotel 4.0 of 5 Travelers' Choice® 2015 Winner Top Hotels
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#2 of 174 hotels in Chicago
6 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "From the moment you are met by the doorman, the front desk, the bellhop, you realize you are in a unique hotel. The rooms are spectacular, large, luxurious. There are two wonderful..."
  • "Very unique hotel, great atmosphere, nice rooms and very comfortable. The staff was very helpfull and friendly. Close to the downtown shopping district, however not loud at all...."
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Hotel Burnham - a Kimpton Hotel Slideshow
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#14 of 174 hotels in Chicago
20 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "will not be as in-depth. I love the feel of this hotel; it is the most unique hotel I stayed in regarding two respects for ME. One, it feels very historical, which I love..."
  • "Unique hotel with terrific service. Very European feel. Worth it if only for the leopard pattern bathrobes they provide!..."
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The Silversmith Hotel Slideshow
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#19 of 174 hotels in Chicago
4 travelers mentioned "unique room" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
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The James Chicago Slideshow
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#21 of 174 hotels in Chicago
10 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The rooms were very unique and comfortable. An array of lighting options and seating areas. The room itself was quite large, as was the bathroom. The bed was probably the most..."
  • "level of service guest expect. The James was exceptional in every aspect..Everything about this hotel was beautiful, unique and well done...."
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Kinzie Hotel 3.5 of 5 Special Price Book Now!
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#17 of 174 hotels in Chicago
5 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "A stylish boutique property located in downtown Chicago, the Amalfi Hotel Chicago offers a unique hotel experience. From the moment I walked in the door and was greeted with a huge..."
  • "There wasn't anything particularly unique about the rooms, but they were very clean, the decor was current, and they had an LCD television with a DVD player. The Sutton Place's..."
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Hotel Monaco Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel Slideshow
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#11 of 174 hotels in Chicago
21 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique boutique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "A well maintained unique hotel and in the heart of it all. We were there for 4 nights and I felt as I'd found my home in Chicago by the end of my stay. All the staff seemed t know..."
  • "If you are looking for a friendly, unique, small hotel in Chicago, you must stay at The Monaco (A Kimpton Hotel). Staff is really friendly and knowledgeable. The Concierge got us in..."
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Hampton Majestic Chicago Theatre District Slideshow
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#16 of 174 hotels in Chicago
9 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "Unique hotel being part of the Theatre building. Right around the corner from a Red line stop. Down the street from the Gray Line tours pick up point. Also liked the computers..."
  • "Very unique Hampton Inn in an excellent location. Close enough to walk to the Field Museum & Shedd Aquarium and then you can walk in the opposite direction to the Willis Tower. The..."
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Thompson Chicago Slideshow
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#4 of 174 hotels in Chicago
3 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "Our 10th floor corner room was spacious and very modern with a unique curved window view of Rush Street. Amenities were nice with two large flat screen TVS and a half moon couch and..."
  • "The room I stayed in was wonderful, with cool art and unique decorations. It was just a short walk to go shopping in the city, and there were many things to do and places to eat..."
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Waldorf Astoria Chicago Slideshow
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#6 of 174 hotels in Chicago
3 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The fireplace in the rooms was such a unique touch, especially for a big city hotel. How do I get the name of their interior designer? It's a stretch but if I had to make one..."
  • "The hotel is unique and sharp. My kids would call it hip.....I call it a welcome addition to the high end in Chicago. You really need to try it...and this is coming from a very..."
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Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel Slideshow
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#9 of 174 hotels in Chicago
9 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The room itself was immaculate and the design was unique. It was truly enjoyable just to be in the room. Now the service. The staff at the front desk remembered my named. The..."
  • "The rooms were unique and comfortable. On Sundays check-out again the staff was helpful and had us leaving satisfied with our stay. Overall the Palomar was a great experience at..."
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Sofitel Chicago Water Tower Slideshow
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#13 of 174 hotels in Chicago
6 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "Each of these rooms is somewhat unique, as the corner of the building expands the higher up you go. The 08 rooms are even larger still and have an even larger bathroom with..."
  • "It was very unique experience staying in center of USA at hotel operated by French company. Building is rather new in Chicago, which has no special fun to stay in the center of the..."
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Park Hyatt Chicago Slideshow
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#8 of 174 hotels in Chicago
3 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "Had the unique opportunity to stay at this luxurious hotel on Michigan Avenue for a wedding which was also held there. What an amazing location for both wedding and weekend stay..."
  • "It is unique in that the design of the rooms is innovative and yet thoughtful. Like a previous reviewer, I had a room (15th Floor) that looked right out to the lake. The bed is..."
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Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront Slideshow
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#41 of 174 hotels in Chicago
4 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "We loved it because it was a smaller, more unique hotel that did not have the feel of a over crowded, major tourist hotel in the city. We would stay here again!..."
  • "view room you Look down the river as it opens out on the lake gives you such a unique feel to Chicago. Especially at sunrise and sunset. The way the light plays along the..."
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dana hotel and spa Slideshow
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#49 of 174 hotels in Chicago
12 travelers mentioned "unique room" and "unique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "I enjoyed the hotel and definitely the unique room. Floor to ceiling windows (corner king), nice bar on the roof (both internal and external) and great location...."
  • "The other guests in my group were more thrilled and couldn't stop taking pictures and talking about such a unique hotel which they weren't expecting. I was given excellent service..."
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#87 of 174 hotels in Chicago
13 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique building" when describing this hotel.
  • "location and very modern floor to floor Rock themes that will provide a unique hotel experience for travelers of all ages! I was exceptionally impressed with the cleanliness..."
  • "We recently hosted our wedding at the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago and could not have asked for anything better! This hotel is in such a unique building and a fantastic location. The..."
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theWit - A DoubleTree by Hilton Slideshow
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#35 of 174 hotels in Chicago
7 travelers mentioned "unique boutique hotel" and "unique place" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Wit is more than just an exceptional unique boutique hotel that will certainly not appeal to all guests. It is so popular its can get crowded especially on weekends. Yet for..."
  • "coolness if the hotel, the price was reasonable. I'd recommend to anyone looking for a fun and unique place to stay. Kids or no kids...."
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Hotel Indigo Chicago Downtown Gold Coast Slideshow
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#93 of 174 hotels in Chicago
12 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "not sure why it has such a high rating on here. Here are my pros: - Unique hotel with vibrant colors throughout, definitely not your usual downtown business oriented hotel..."
  • "The unique design of the hotel gives off a very happy and welcoming vibe. The staff is all smiles and helpful with all of your questions. We even got upgraded to a King Bed! I..."
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InterContinental Chicago Slideshow
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#75 of 174 hotels in Chicago
5 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
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W Chicago - City Center Slideshow
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#73 of 174 hotels in Chicago
10 travelers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
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The Blackstone A Renaissance Hotel Slideshow
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#26 of 174 hotels in Chicago
16 travelers mentioned "unique room" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The size and cleanliness of my room was excellent. it had carrerra marble baths and a unique room layout, making it feel spacious. The hotel itself is classic and well built with..."
  • "Everything about this hotel is unique (including the metallic gold tufted couches in the lobby). The rooms are very modern and have tremendous bathrooms. There's a Starbuck's in..."
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MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel Slideshow
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#42 of 174 hotels in Chicago
5 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "It was priced well, the room was quite large and the layout was unique. The bathroom and desk were on an upper level. The beds, tv and recliner just three steps down on a lower..."
  • "The rooms are unique and well decorated. The c view rooftop bar provides a beautiful view of the city. The location is hard to beat. If you're looking for a memorable Chicago..."
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The Palmer House Hilton Slideshow
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#84 of 174 hotels in Chicago
7 travelers mentioned "unique place" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "SUch a magnificent unique place with a great history. The service is good, though as with many hotels they could use more people at the check-in/out desk. It is conveniently located..."
  • "Loved the unique look and feel of the place. Everything about hotel itself was just wonderful. A perfect blend of old world opulence and today's hip vibe. A must see and must stay..."
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The Drake Hotel Slideshow
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#54 of 174 hotels in Chicago
8 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel has adjoining room configurations that are very unique so you can combine suites to accomodate lots of different options. My husband & I shared a large king suite and the..."
  • "We wanted to stay somewhere that had an authentic, non chain feel and this was it! The pros: * The hotel retains a unique feel and atmosphere even though it is a Hilton property..."
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Hotel Allegro Chicago - a Kimpton Hotel Slideshow
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#79 of 174 hotels in Chicago
11 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
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Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers Slideshow
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#48 of 174 hotels in Chicago
4 travelers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "When my friend and I arrived at the hotel, it had a nice, clean spacious unique entry lobby. There was not a whole lot of traffic or lines at the check in counter and the staff was..."
  • "traveling with our baby we generally stay somewhere that is bit smaller in scale, unique in design, and off the beaten track from standard hotel properties. There is certainly no..."
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Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza River North Slideshow
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#90 of 174 hotels in Chicago
3 travelers mentioned "unique building" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "While the rooms are "standard chain" Mart Plaza is a unique building with MANY shops available across the "bridge". But the million buck "cityscape view" is where Mart Plaza shines..."
  • "was great with recommendations. The hotel is also unique in that the lobby is on the 15 floor. If in Chicago we would stay there again...."
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