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    Chicago's Essex Inn

    800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-7101
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          Overview
          • Excellent18%
          • Very good44%
          • Average23%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible7%
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          “grant park” (239 reviews)
          “michigan ave” (104 reviews)
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          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          It's hard to know where to begin, this is one of the worst hotels I've ever stayed in. The room wasn't ready at 4pm check in, no apologies were made. We finally got in at 5.30, still no apologies. The room was very tired, clean(ish)...More

          Thank Lesley T
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          I have to say that before I booked Chicago Essex Inn I had read about 2 dozen reviews. It was rated a 3 star hotel and for the price for 3 nights that included a trip with my husband and step daughter it seemed reasonable....More

          Thank jill B
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Spent one night here while attending a conference nearby. While the room was small, it was clean and everything functioned well. It is an older property so some things show signs of wear, but nothing that got in the way of my stay. I would...More

          Thank seecrane
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Cockroaches in the bathroom and not even a discount on a $700 two night stay. Pretty miserable considering the inflated price. Would strongly advise against staying here. I am not even afraid of bugs, but when faced with the situation we were in, I would...More

          1  Thank Matthew T
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The Essex Inn is located on Michigan avenue not far from the South end of the Magnificent Mile. It is across from the Kitty O'Shea pub and restaurant, a nice spot for a late night drink or a bite. The front desk is a very...More

          Thank paokara1940
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          • Top amenities
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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          • $120 - $365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 254
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          Ysanne J
          What is your check in age?
          June 3, 2017|
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          Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
          Hi, the check in age 21.
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          tripledec
          Do the rooms have fridges and bathtub/shower combo?
          May 25, 2017|
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          Response from CBeanRun | Reviewed this property |
          There was a fridge, but it wasn't very cold.
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          ATR333
          Is there a shuttle from Midway Airport? Is there nearby public transportation?
          May 11, 2017|
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          Response from Nigul | Reviewed this property |
          the subway is 10min away by foot
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          "Try not to arrive very late, as there is only one attendant at the front desk."
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          "420 does not have a view"
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          "If you need two rooms, try 1501 and 1503 - there is a corridor between them that can be locked allowing you..."
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          "Don't stay here."
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