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    The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

    55 East Ontario, Corner of Rush and Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We met friends here for a birthday weekend. We got a room with two beds, city view, and the others got suites. The suites were great for get-togethers, and our basic room was comfortable and spacious. We booked three nights and got the fourth night...More

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    Reviewed April 8, 2017

    We had the best time during our 1st time being in Chicago for Spring Break. My boys are 17 & 20 and we all had a blast. We picked the perfect hotel! The staff was extremely helpful, friendly, and they truly went out of their...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded April 9, 2017

    Dear JulieBrazee, Thank you very much for saying we are the perfect hotel! I am glad to see that you and your boys really enjoyed your spring break while in Chicago. Our staff really does a great job and I am glad to hear that...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    Lovely, friendly staff and a comfortable, stylish hotel fabulously situated for my first time brief visit to Chicago. From Sid at the check-in desk who was efficient in settling the room to Tim who sorted the Architecture Cruise, nothing really could go wrong. The hotel...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    My wife and I only stayed here for 2 nights at the end of our Honeymoon. When checking in we were given an upgrade to a huge and very clean, contemporary room. The breakfast was lovely and the staff were very helpful and friendly. Great...More

    Thank Stevesie85
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Always try to visit Chicago in the summer and stay at The James. Have always loved the cool and modern environment there. New lobby remodel this year helped freshen things up. Best in hotel health club. Rooms modern and comfortable. Beds extremely comfy. Staff from...More

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    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Business Center with Internet Access
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    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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    July 23, 2017|
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    Response from Andrea K | Reviewed this property |
    I agree on taking the Blue line - that's the most affordable. You could always grab a cab once you are downtown. Otherwise, the taxi/Uber/Lyft, etc. all end up costing about the same ($35-40). Shuttle services will charge... More
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    Response from BoozenVacay | Reviewed this property |
    As of 2 weeks ago, they still offer it. We went to use the pool next door but it's REALLY small. None of us ended up using it because of the size.
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    April 3, 2017|
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    Response from TheJamesChiGM | Property representative |
    Hallo ecord74, Yes, Lobby is still under renovation. If everything goes according to plans we will have new lobby on May 1st. Thank you, Stephen
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    "We needed nothing that was not in the room. Well furnished."
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