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Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

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Columbus, OH
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Normally when we stay Chicago it's further uptown. But I was in town for business nearby and choose this ES. It was a winner. Very solid feel to it since it's one of the old office buildings they've converted. Nice staff as always is the case with ES. The 2 room suite set up is great--actually more than I needed... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have stayed here numerous times in the last few years on business/leisure and have never been disappointed. It is in a great location close to the Magnificent Mile, Navy Pier, and the train to Wrigley. Feel very safe walking around at night with lots to do nearby. Staff has always been extremely accommodating and friendly. Always met every request... More 

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Chicago, United States
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was clean, location was excellent, very convenient, right across from Whole Foods and walking distance from everything. We were given complimentary vouchers for breakfast and drinks for each day we stayed which was really nice. Had a great time, no complaints.

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Thank Misa N
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My friends and I have stayed in this hotel twice now. The staff is great, held our luggage until our room was ready and again after we checked out. They're helpful with directions and suggestions on transportation. The rooms are spacious and clean. The made to order breakfast is great. The snacks in the evening are just okay but who's... More 

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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great value accessible room accommodating a family of 5 (including one in a wheelchair). Two double beds plus a sofa bed. We had a room overlooking the lake which was lovely. When we arrived there was nobody on the ground floor level, also no automatic doors which would be great when taking in heavy luggage and also for wheelchair users.... More 

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Saint Peters, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is nice and the location was great. What was really good was their service. Everyone we met was very helpful and very welcoming. The front desk was especially warm and caring, and all the servers at breakfast and dinner reception had a smile on their face.

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Orange County, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very centrally located for family vacation. A few blocks away from Navy pier to the East and Michigan Avenue's major shopping area to the West. Can catch bus a few blocks from hotel ($2/trip or $10/day) to all the major museums (~30 minutes from hotel by bus). Only complaint was the timeshare sales during breakfast. Nothing against the sales people,... More 

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GnrlMgr511, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are delighted to hear our location was everything you were looking for during your stay. Thank you so much for staying with us and we look forward to serving you again. More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first option on this hotel wasn't the best. However my family and I have been back several times. Some family reunion and a couple family trips. This is the best hotel in downtown Chicago. Everyone is friendly. Rooms are clean and spacious. The staff is amazing and you can tell that they really care. Do yourself a favor and... More 

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GnrlMgr511, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are honored to have your recommendation and look forward to serving you again the next time your travels bring you to the Chicago area. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 3 nights over the July 4 holiday so the hotel was full, yet the staff were friendly and helpful with directions etc. The rooms were clean and spacious and we had a nice view of the city. Thoroughly enjoyed the managers receptions,but didn't find time to use the pool. The only drawback was the long lines... More 

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GnrlMgr511, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are delighted to hear our facility was everything you were looking for during the holiday season. Thank you so much for staying with us and we look forward to serving you again. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to all the action, and clean hotel. I would definitly recommend the Big Bus Tour. As well, Lou Malnati's for an excellent deep dish pizza dinner. The Navy Pier is just a ten minute walk down Grand Ave. Ten minutes north on Grand Ave is the Grand and State subway if your hoping to catch a baseball game. Looking... More 

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GnrlMgr511, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Yes our location in prime for all of the attractions you are looking to visit. We are honored to have your recommendation and look forward to serving you again. More 

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Staying in Streeterville

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Streeterville
Streeterville is where visitors head for play at Navy Pier, a pseudo amusement park and development of restaurants, shops, rides, and other activities. You’ll find lots of action and excitement on the docks. Along the pier, you’ll see the statue of the captain for whom Streeterville is named. While you enjoy your fair share of sightseeing at the pier, you can also visit other popular attractions there such as the Chicago Children’s Museum and the Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Off the pier you’ll find more restaurants from low-cost pubs to high-end establishments. Arts and culture aficionados should be sure not to miss the Museum of Contemporary Art.
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile (formerly Lakefront) hotel is located just 2 blocks from Chicago's Navy Pier and the Magnificent Mile Michigan Ave Shopping! This downtown Chicago hotel is within walking distance to many Chicago attractions such as Millennium Park, Water Tower Place and the Hancock Observatory. Our location and amenities make the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile an ideal choice for the business or leisure traveler! Guests of the hotel stay in a upscale spacious two-room suite complete with a refrigerator, microwave oven and flexible work/dining space. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

Address: 511 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60611-5590
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Streeterville , Near North Side
Price Range: $181 - $548 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile 4*
Number of rooms: 455
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Also Known As:
Embassy Suites Chicago
Embassy Downtown Lakefront Suites
Chicago Embassy Suites
Hotel Style:
#43 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#48 Business Hotel in Chicago
#56 Family Hotel in Chicago
#61 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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