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    The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

    55 East Ontario, Corner of Rush and Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
    (312) 337-1000
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I booked the James due to close proximity to all the venues we wanted to visit so everything was in walking distance. Check in was a breeze with Ashley. She was so helpful. There is valet parking available but we used the lot right next...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 3 days ago

    The James hotel is located a block from Michigan Avenue, which is perfect. The hotel's common areas and rooms are stylishly decorated and well-maintained. Our room was sparkling clean. The staff was friendly and helpful. The price was a bargain. Loved it in every way....More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The staff was nice enough to deliver some macaroons and a birthday card for my wife! I had written it down in the "special notes" section when I reserved the room and didn't really expect much out of it, but they went ahead and made...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Always love the James Hotel! My girlfriends and I stayed in the Loft Suite for a girls weekend and LOVED our room! It was perfect! We will be back hopefully sooner than later! The food, the service, the staff were impeccable- we felt like royalty!!!!

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    October 30, 2017|
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    Response from 1bunbun | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunately I can’t answer this question, I have no clue as I didn’t use this service!
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    Response from WoodburyKid | Reviewed this property |
    I would say it's not anti kid, but it's definitely an adult environment. Other than taking out the bikes there's probably not a lot of kid activities.
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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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    "Apartment type suites are available and they are very roomy."
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    "Loft suites are great for families, nice size and amenities."
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