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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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    Overview
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    • Average6%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Reviewed June 17, 2014

    By far the best hotel in Chicago. Clean, friendly, amazing location. Turn down service is such an added plus. Visit Primehouse downstairs for amazing steak and phenomenal service . Just a wonderful place to stay.More

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    Thank Rose K
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded June 20, 2014

    Dear Rose K, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent experience at The James Chicago. I am honored by your compliments of our comfortable rooms, turndown service, and David Burke's Primehouse and that they attributed to a great experience. It is...More

    Reviewed June 17, 2014

    My sister and I stayed here a few months ago and were very pleased with our hotel. The bed was so comfortable that it was hard to get up It also had a great location, walking distance from the subway, restaurants, shopping, nightlife, and a...More

    Thank wanderingasian
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded June 20, 2014

    Dear wanderingasian, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. It is an honor to hear your compliments of our convenient location, comfortable rooms, but mist of all, that it was our concierge team that...More

    Reviewed June 17, 2014

    The James is a terrific hotel, located steps from North Michigan Avenue, great restaurants, and shops. The restaurant within the hotel is not to be overlooked. Upon arriving, we stopped in for drinks and appetizers and all were far better than we expected. The rooms...More

    Thank bigband5309
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded June 20, 2014

    Dear bigband5309, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. It is an honor to hear that you enjoyed your second visit as much as the first, thanks to our location, comfortable rooms, and the...More

    Reviewed June 17, 2014

    Had some events going on downtown Chicago for the weekend and even though we live in the city, we choose to stay at the James because of how excellent the service is. They have a late check out time of 2pm which is nice as...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded June 20, 2014

    Dear cuga23, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. It is an honor to hear that you chose to stay with us due to our friendly team and the excellent service they provide. I...More

    Reviewed June 16, 2014

    I have stayed at The James Hotel many times and have always been impressed. The staff is fantastic and goes above and beyond my expectations. The location is great and the hotel has a great restaurant and lobby bar.More

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    Thank Timothy P
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded June 17, 2014

    Dear Timothy P, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. I am honored by your compliments of our entire team and that they went above your expectations. Most of all, I am humbled and...More

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    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • $179 - $502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
    • #15 Spa Hotel in Chicago
    • #26 Business Hotel in Chicago
    • #30 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
    • #33 Family Hotel in Chicago
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 297
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    Awaz J
    August 4, 2017|
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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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    July 19, 2017|
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    Response from TheJamesChiGM | Property representative |
    The swimming pool will still be available in the hotel next door and as long as your are guests of The James and you present your key cards you will be given full access to the pool.
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    "Inner rooms are very quiet."
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    "We stayed in one of the loft rooms, excellent value...and very large! We had our dog and son with us and..."
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    "Ask for the higher floor where the rooms are more quiet from street noise."
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    "quiet rooms are possible but you have to ask at check-in"
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