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Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

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Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had not stayed at the Palomar in a while. I walked in and was happy to see both Bobby and Mark were still working there. Not only did they remember me they also saw to it I got the same room I have always have stayed in (corner room city view). The room was just as pristine as it... More 

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Thank etre1
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A beautiful hotel nestled in the heart of the city. Not much to look at on the outer layer but perceptions were easily brought down by the awesome modern decor. Great place to meet travelers and suburban mothers who wanted to get away from their families. The hotel offers the same amenities like other Kimpton properties such wine Happy hour... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good size king room with nice but not huge bathroom. Liked that there was enough room on the counter for two toiletry bags. Shower was terrific as was the scent of the soap. Would have liked a second towel hook. Window curtains were fantastic (no early morning sun)! Terrific location a few blocks west of Michigan Avenue and north of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a travel agent i have seen many hotels but the Kimpton hotels are amongst my favourite. Friendly staff, great locations and the extra's make the hotel well worth a visit. The palomar has a great location, downtown and within walking distance of the highlights. The rooms are clean, spacious and nicely decorated and great views. The hotel offers several... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here 25 months ago and this hotel received nothing but nice review from us. However if you are stagnant you're not getting better. Initial impressions are critical and when we arrived via taxi from the airport the small circular drive this hotel possesses was full of parked cars and not a valet or bellman was in sight. Turns out... More 

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Weston, CT
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can they possibly be profitable with all of the "extras" they offer to Karma members? Are they underpricing to drive out competition? (Unlikely, given the huge Chicago market.) Don't get me wrong- this is far from an inexpensive hotel. But when you add up the perks: no pet fee; free wifi; raid the minibar; cocktail hour; special offers adding valet... More 

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Bloomington, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great hotel, near plenty of restaurants and Michigan Avenue shopping. The hotel was clean, offered plenty of extras and everyone of the staff went out of their way to be friendly or provide help.

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Godfrey, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Hotel! Our friends stay there every time they go to Chicago and love it! It's very conveniently located in downtown Chicago, lots of sites within walking distance. The hotel is beautiful and clean and very well-run. We loved everything about it! Thank you, all!

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lobby is nice and inviting. I really enjoyed their daily wine hour; I was pleasantly surprised with their delicious slices of pizza from the kitchen. Front desk recommended a very nice local restaurant for deep dish pizza with a coupon for free cookie dessert which was amazing. I love everything about this hotel and would return again.

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Thank AdventureMom16
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my second time in Chicago with my husband and daughter, but it was my mom and sister's first time. I am glad that we got the Palomar hotel!! 🤗 The rooms were very spacious and clean!!! I actually felt safe with my baby being on the bed, lol. The staff at the hotel were extremely friendly and accommodating,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Palomar is a luxury, boutique hotel in Chicago's River North surrounded by the city's top attractions, restaurants & destinations. Guestrooms offer stunning contemporary decor and hotel guests enjoy the 17th floor pool & terrace with workout facilities. Guests also delight in the Sable Kitchen & Bar featuring new American cuisine, one of the city's hottest bars and a popular weekend brunch. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Address: 505 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60654-4803
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
Price Range: $186 - $537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Palomar Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 261
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#7 Business Hotel in Chicago
#7 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#9 Green Hotel in Chicago
#9 Family Hotel in Chicago
#9 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
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