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The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Michigan Avenue Chicago

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521 North Rush Street at Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-3646See on map
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Breakfast Available
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4.5 Star accommodation
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My wife and I just spent 3 nights at the Gwen and loved every minute. We travel often and The Gwen is one of the top hotels we have stayed in. The staff was so friendly and helpful from check in to check out. We...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank LarryS949
Reviewed 3 days ago

We checked in late at night 11:30 PM with no issues. Even got a call about 10:00 PM to make sure we were coming and to confirm the room was ready. I was offered a rollaway upon asking about # of beds in the room....More

Date of stay: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved our stay at The Gwen. It is located towards the south end of the Magnificent Mile and just footsteps from it. When we arrived, the doorman/bellhop unloaded our taxi and brought the luggage to our room. Check-in was fast, courteous, and professional as...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Doug W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was as you’d expect, nothing took me by surprise or had a particular “wow factor”. Restaurant in the hotel lobby is nice and rooms are a good size. Location is also good and staff are friendly.

Date of stay: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this hotel to see downtown Chicago and go to a baseball game. It was a great base for our adventures. Lots of shopping and great restaurants within a short walk. Great location. We took the water taxi from the train station to get...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Michigan Avenue Chicago is rooted in the history and heritage of the city's Magnificent Mile, paying homage to the 1930s in both its architecture and ethos. Housed within the More landmark McGraw-Hill Building, our Chicago, Illinois hotel features an Art Deco aesthetic amplified by a sculptural façade, famously created by artist Gwen Lux in 1928. This 311-room hotel includes 199 King accommodations with separate soaking tubs and showers, 54 Double/Double accommodations, as well as 34 luxurious suites, including some featuring beautiful terraces overlooking Michigan Avenue. Offering the best of Chicago from right outside its doors, The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Michigan Avenue Chicago is located on the Magnificent Mile, minutes from Navy Pier and Millennium Park. Connected to The Shops at North Bridge, The Gwen provides guests with enclosed access to upscale retailers, such as Nordstrom Michigan Avenue, and Stuart Weitzman. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Free parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Room service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
311
Price range
$210 - $686 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Conrad Chicago
Also Known As
Conrad Chicago Hotel Chicago
,
Chicago Conrad
Location
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side / Central
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
311
Price range
$210 - $686 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Conrad Chicago
Also Known As
Conrad Chicago Hotel Chicago
,
Chicago Conrad
Location
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side / Central

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Ode2Joi
July 17, 2019|
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Response from NYC-TRAVEL-10001 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a few....usually two queen beds adjoining to a king bed room. You should call the hotel and speak with the Front Desk...they are usually very accommodating. Good luck.
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gagikg2013
December 17, 2018|
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Response from Herb_Silverman | Reviewed this property |
no key required for elevator
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Response from abell46 | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not but they are secure from a 5th floor lobby
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Room Tips

"ask or reserve a room with a view otherwise you may be facing a nearby building"
DougW807
4 days ago
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"beautiful views, great hotel staff"
condetraveler
2 weeks ago
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"Ask for room number ending in 12 for a great view and additional space."
jeffandjenniferp
Jul 18, 2019
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"views not important in a hotel like this. there are some rooms with a view of Michigan Ave."
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Jun 1, 2019
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