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    The James Chicago

    55 East Ontario, Corner of Rush and Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
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          Overview
          • Excellent65%
          • Very good26%
          • Average6%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed January 27, 2014

          Very well liked and reviewed property. We found it to be dirty and unsatisfactory. The bed marketed as a king was seemingly small. We went and purchased drinking glasses because the ones in the room were visibly dirty. There is also no service for Verizon...More

          Thank abvas
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded January 28, 2014

          Dear abvas, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. I am sorry to hear that you did not have a great experience with us and found your room to be disappointing. The conditions you...More

          Reviewed January 27, 2014

          From the check in experience until we left the hotel, our stay was exceptional! James checked us in and asked why we were in town. My friend & I were celebrating our birthdays. James upgraded our room. Yay! We stepped out of our room for...More

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          Thank Kimberly B
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded January 28, 2014

          Dear Kimberly B, Thank you for taking the time to share about your stay with us at The James Chicago. I am honored that both you and your friend decided to celebrate your birthdays with us and that James assisted in making it a memorable...More

          Reviewed January 27, 2014

          From arriving to departing, the hotel and its staff met or exceeded our expectations. Great job making us feel comfortable and at ease during our visit to Chicago. We will be visiting this hotel again.More

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          Thank Greg V
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded January 28, 2014

          Dear Greg V, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. The best compliment we can receive is to hear that it was the efforts of our wonderful team that made your experience a great...More

          Reviewed January 24, 2014

          I made my third visit to The James and again a great hotel, super staff, and nice time. And I have to mention it happened to be my birthday while i was there, the front desk staff found out and had cup cakes and a...More

          Thank ZZyZxnIL
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded January 27, 2014

          Dear ZZyZxnIL, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. I am delighted to hear that you stayed with us over your birthday and enjoyed the amenity to celebrate. Most of all, I am honored...More

          Reviewed January 21, 2014

          The rooms at The James are much more spacious than the typical boutique hotel. And unlike most boutique hotels that are dark and moody (you know what I mean), this hotel has light. The lobby is lit with neat artwork. The lights in the room...More

          1  Thank Nancy D
          Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James ChicagoResponded January 26, 2014

          Dear OBD2142, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. I am honored that you shared about your entire experience with us, and described all of our room amenities so well for fellow travelers on...More

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          About
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          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Breakfast Available
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          • $174 - $408 (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
          • #29 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
          • #33 Family Hotel in Chicago
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          • Number of rooms
          • 297
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          ecord74
          Is the lobby still under renovation? If so, when do you expect it to be complete?
          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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          TraceyPhoenix
          Arriving Chicago via Midway AP. How close is The James to an Orange Line Station?
          February 7, 2017|
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          Response from coltsejk | Reviewed this property |
          The James is about a mile from the State/Lake stop on orange line. Or you could connect to Red line and get off on Grand stop. The James is 1-2 blocks from the Grand station.
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          coupefletch
          How much is breakfast at the hotel and what are the options e.g. Is it continental or just one price for everything, regardless or what you eat ?
          December 31, 2016|
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          Response from igi345 | Reviewed this property |
          ‫if i remember correctly , it's 17 $ for a very good breakfast menu. espresso is not included‬
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          "We were on the 12th floor at the front and didn't have too much external noise."
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