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Chicago Athletic Association Hotel

12 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603
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  • The Art Institute of Chicago
    0.2 mi
  • 4 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed yesterday
CAA - great stay
I didn't know what to expect when I was walking in, and I... more
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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Other reviews mention the "coolness" factor and the fact that it's a "hot spot for the 35 and under crowd". This is true. The convenience factor of this hotel is off the charts; perfect location. My room was very nice but was right next to alley where I had to listen to what sounded like a garbage truck for 20...

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Pelham
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I didn't know what to expect when I was walking in, and I immediately felt at home. I got a call as soon as I got to my room to make sure I had everything I needed. The restaurants and service was above and beyond. Can't wait to recommend to others and visit again.

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Kenosha
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Unique atmosphere, multiple dining, drinking, and activity options on-property, close proximity to other restaurants and entertainment (we were there to see Hamilton). Not cheap but you're in the Loop; room is very reasonably priced but the dining and drinking options are decently pricey. Highly recommend for recreational stays.

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Springlake
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Concierge helped arrange a couple massage in our room, book our meals at the incredible restaurants and touched base on our stay. This level of hospitality was pampering, warm and surpassed our expectations.

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Evanston
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Very cool hotel. Manages to be hip while retaining all the history of this former men's club. Service was very friendly, polite and efficient. We stayed in a "Founder's" room overlooking Michigan Avenue and Millenium Park. A bit noisy but the room (part of the original library) had an enormous fireplace, original wood panelling and leather furniture. Really stunning. The...

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Southport
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great atmosphere--every detail is thoughtfully done, "Coolness" factor is very high, Room was terrific although my view was non-existent. The service was great-attentive. All for an excellent price. Great location as well-

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I enjoyed my stay at the Chicago Athletic Association in December. The room was warm and suave, and the hotel was in a great location for exploring the park and bayside, as well as the shopping and theatre quarters. I would definitely stay here again, but probably not when travelling alone. It can be hard enough travelling alone without being...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great location, clean and good service with a range of dining options on site. Definitely a hot spot for the 35 and under crowd. The bar and restaurants are popular with locals as well as hotel guests.

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have to try Cindy's! Great location and morning coffee is a plus! Great value and ambience versus name hotels in the area. Definitely give this a chance, if you were considering a downtown stay in Chicago. Very close to Navy pier, as well as businesses and downtown sites.

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Plainwell, Michigan
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed with my two daughters. We were put into a room with a door to an adjoining room. There is virtually no sound break between rooms - we could hear EVERYTHING that our extremely amorous neighbors were doing ALL night. Tried to use the texting app that the hotel uses to contact its guests - No response.... at all... didn't...

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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 the most iconic landmarks in the city. A stunning skyline coupled with cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago present a Downtown where work and play peacefully coexist.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inside these warmly elegant quarters you will find a design aesthetic inspired by the athletic heritage of the building-yet with thoroughly contemporary amenities throughout. A sense of play is alive here, as well, in divining which artifacts are vintage and which are new-something to ponder as the crystal glasses and cocktail carafe beckon a good, icy stir. Victorian-inspired lighting, brass fixtures and ironwork recall Chicago's industrial heritage, while wooden gym ladders, smartly reimagined as a storage wall, are as likely to hold a flask as a vintage self-improvement manual. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chicago Athletic Association Hotel

Address: 12 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Price Range: $148 - $408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Chicago Athletic Association Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 241
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Hotel Style:
#9 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#18 Business Hotel in Chicago
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“All of the rooms are excellent quality”
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“do not accept an adjoining room”
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“Ask for a quiet room!”
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“Ask for a room overlooking Michigan or Madison avenue.”
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“Hotel is in the heart of the city. A room higher up will be quieter.”
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