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    Chicago's Essex Inn

    800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-7101
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    1 - 5 of 1,738 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I really hope a class action law suite is being filed against Priceline.com for stating that this hotel is equivalent to a Hilton or Hyatt. This is definitely not a 3.5 star hotel. The lobby is the nicest part of the hotel. And then go...More

    Thank avani1214
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We stayed here for 3 nights when visiting Chicago for the first time. The hotel was in a great position opposite the park and very close to the Lakeshore walk. Transport links were excellent and we travelled all over the city by foot and on...More

    1  Thank pollyanthus
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The main question in deciding whether to stay here: Are you ok with being in a construction zone? We didn't mind walking around equipment outside front door & hearing construction noise beginning around 8 am. In return we saved considerable $ over other downtown hotels,...More

    Thank prindleva
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed in this hotel for 2 nights. Excellent location, very friendly staff. Lobby was very clean, but rooms definitely need to be updated. Overall good room for the price! The location was perfect. Close to the parks and only about a block to the...More

    1  Thank Lisa B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Get a room that faces east and wake up to Lake Michigan. Staff was helpful and friendly. Our bathroom was pretty small but overall a nice room. Great location. You can take the bus up and down michagan ave. Very close to parks and good...More

    Thank Brett D
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • Price range
    • $98 - $410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 254
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    • Downtown / The Loop
    • Also Known As
    • Chicago`s Essex Hotel Chicago ,
    • Chicagos Essex Hotel ,
    • Essex Inn Chicago ,
    • Hotel Chicagos Essex
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    Rebecca T
    August 30, 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi Rebecca, the property offers valet parking for 60.00 per night with unlimited in and out privileges. There is also the option for public parking behind the property on 8th and Wabash for 35.00 per night based on... More
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    August 7, 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi, our regular check in time is at 4:00PM. There is early check in available based on availability.
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    July 1, 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi, both the orange and red line station is 4 blocks away, 10 minute walk.
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