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Norridge, Illinois
Reviewed April 19, 2015

I stayed there few times here and there when was Chicago, and comeback because they always have rooms and cant beat their price. I mean there bad reviews, but what you expect for this price. There only one other place close to downtown with about same pricing, but thats another mile walk from DT

3Thank Sheila P
San Diego, California
Reviewed December 10, 2013

Sure, in a lot of ways this place sucked, but I didn't expect the Hilton, either. Staff was friendly, which in a joint like this, is saying something. Room was clean enough for me. Yeah, bring some wine, bring a girl, have a sense of humor, and you'll love the place. I did!

3Thank geff t
Harrisburg, Illinois
Reviewed November 25, 2012

My cousin and I stayed there two nights out of desperation in late December. The place stunk, there was a nasty filmy substance in the bathtub, so we didn't dare take a bath, and there was no bathroom door anyway, even if we did feel like taking one. There were burn holes in all of the blankets, and hair and...

5Thank Jordon P
Reviewed October 9, 2011

I was referred here by manager at greyhound bus terminal. It was the most awful hotel I have ever seen. The room even smelled like urine. I did not stay. I gagged as I ran away as fast as I could. This place was breaking every health code in the book. Nasty nasty nasty!!!

6Thank trukrdude
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed May 15, 2011

Totally agree with the last 5 reviewers, it's just awful! We were looking for something inexpensive downtown as all hostels were full. The lobby was spooky, the elevator man (it's an old manual elevator there) looked stranged but we had no choice at that moment so we took the keys. Corridors dark and gloomy. The strong smell of tobacco in...

5Thank Nordtjej
Reviewed April 15, 2010

We stayed in the New Jackson Hotel back in 2001. We were traveling with 4 friends and we needed a place to sleep when we arived in Chicago. The New Jackon Hotel was close to the centre and cheap...! We were amazed by the hotel, it looked like it used to be nice back in the 1930's! The elevator, walls,...

6Thank 1Amsterdam1
Reviewed March 5, 2010

I lived in a building a few doors down and got to enjoy it's inhabitants every time I walked by to the train . Do not stay here. Tourists beware of it's cheap price. On the map it looks like it's in a good location. But it's a literal hell hole in a otherwise decent neighborhood. This place should be...

7Thank mikuls
Russellville, AR
Reviewed April 16, 2008

The person who wrote the first comment was dead on. We went there and the desk clerk walked us to a room. We turned on the lights and roaches went everywhere. There was a huge fur ball on the bed. The bathtub had been ripped out and was gone. There was crack or something all over the floor. The desk...

9Thank BrandyandAngela
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed November 29, 2007

Let me start by saying that I've never stayed in this hotel. Nor would I, nor would anyone I know. But I feel the need to warn out-of-towners about this place... and steer clear. It seems to serve as a halfway house for several registered sex offenders, three at the moment. It would seem to be in a nice area,...

20Thank tiffeecanoe
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Fulton Market, Randolph Market, Jackson Boulevard and Greek Town make up the West Loop. The neighborhood is best known as the location of Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo Studios, but this downtown neighborhood is also an up-and-coming spot for Chicago’s trendsetters. Several sub-neighborhoods within West Loop make this a unique neighborhood to visit. Dotted with factories and warehouses, West Loop is packed with various types of dining and nightlife options. If your timing is right, you can take part in neighborhood events like the West Loop Farmers Market, Craft Beer Fest, or the Randolph Street Market Festival.
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Address: 768 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60661-5407
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > West Loop
Price Range: $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 90
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“West side cool view and atmosphere of Greek town, east Willis tower and loop”
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