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Palmer House A Hilton Hotel

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17 East Monroe Street Box 75845, Chicago, IL 60603-5608 See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

We've stayed at the Palmer House before. I have to say, whoever is in charge has stepped up the experience. The hotel employees were pleasant and willing to help in any way to make our weekend better. We stayed in a "smallish" room with a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

The Palmer House proves that sometimes older can be better, in this case a lot better. Yes, it's part of the Hilton brand, but it's unique, as some of the classic old hotels are. Stays in business because it has conventions, and lots of business...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from AlhajiA8, Manager at Palmer House A Hilton HotelResponded November 19, 2018

Hello M5819JNmichaelc, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Palmer House! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed experiencing the atmosphere of our historic hotel. We specialize in outstanding customer service and our goal is an all-around positive guest...More

Reviewed yesterday

Great historic hotel. Room seemed like it was renovated in the last few years. Digital key is a great feature, I never had to go to the desk. Staff was very friendly. Stayed for weekend to see Hamilton which is only a block away. Highly...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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This is a gorgeous hotel in downtown Chicago. The charm of the historic building was preserved in the lobby and main lounge area, but rooms have been updated with the latest in modern convenience and style.

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

The lobby was beautiful and all decorated in Christmas splendor. I felt as though I was transported back in time to the 20's and 30"s Our stay was during the Thanksgiving holiday. The food was great! The rooms were old and small, The room service...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
North America’s most established hotel, the Palmer House Hilton first opened its doors in 1871 and has remained the place to "see and be seen" in downtown Chicago. We continue evolving to serve you with the More latest conveniences and comforts in meetings, accommodations and dining - a hip and historic blend of modern nuances and Chicago cultural significance. Whether you’re holding a gala in the famed Empire Room or an intimate gathering in one of our hospitality suites, your event is sure to be a success. Here, you’ll be the host in the Chicago hotel that’s been the venue of choice for celebrities, politicians, and royalty for more than a century.When you come to the Palmer House Hilton, you don’t just stay here. You live here—even if it’s only for a night. That’s why all of our guest rooms and suites have just the right touches to make you feel right at home. You’ll sleep well on our Hilton Serenity Dream bed featuring a plush top mattress and crisp linens, lathering up with Peter Thomas Roth bath products, perceptual service and a full host of amenities to keeping you connected – from flat screen HD televisions, wired and wireless high-speed internet to alarm clocks with auxiliary ports, you’ll find everything you need to rest easy. Lockwood Restaurant, your Farm to Fork, AAA 4 Diamond destination open for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as afternoon tea. The Lobby Bar at Lockwood is a favorite for locals and travelers alike for craft beers and craft cocktails with Palmer House private reserves and labels. Potter’s is the hip spot to enjoy a retro mix of perfectly poured libations and delectable light fare while reminiscing about the hotel’s history. The hotel is walking distance to the Blue Line and the Orange Line “L” stations for quick transport to O’Hare International Airport and Midway Airport, respectively. The Palmer House Hilton is steps to all the action along State Street including Macy’s, Nordstrom Rack, American Apparel, H&M, Block 37 Mall and the Chicago Theatre. The hotel is also a short walk to The Art Institute, Joffrey Ballet, Cadillac Theatre, Jeweler’s Row, Millennium Park, John G. Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum and Adler Planetarium. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Hotel Style
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Family
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Luxury
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
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Onsen
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Family
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Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
1,640
Price range
$108 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Palmer House Hilton Hotel Chicago
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Hilton Hotel Chicago
,
Hilton Hotel Palmer
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Palmer House Chicago
,
Chicago Palmer House Hilton
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Palmer House Hilton Chicago
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Palmer Hilton House
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Hilton Chicago
,
Chicago Hilton
Location
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop / Central
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Onsen
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
1,640
Price range
$108 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Palmer House Hilton Hotel Chicago
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Hilton Hotel Chicago
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Hilton Hotel Palmer
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Palmer House Chicago
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Chicago Palmer House Hilton
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Palmer House Hilton Chicago
,
Palmer Hilton House
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Hilton Chicago
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Chicago Hilton
Location
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop / Central
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Nearby
Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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Lilylou123
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December 6, 2018|
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No free parking. Self parking across from lobby entrance. I paid $98.00 for 2 days and then Uber/taxi to event. Car stayed parked until leave.
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November 17, 2018|
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Google Maps give the distance as 1.4 miles - almost in a straight line.
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"Best view would be facing north on west or east side."
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"Quieter rooms are away from the elevator."
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"Executive level"
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