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The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

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  • Excellent9%
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  • Average32%
  • Poor15%
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our family of four (mum, dad & two teenage boys) decided to stay at this hotel due to location and competitive price for our first time in Chicago. We booked though booking.com. On first impression the lobby looked like it had been heritage protected and...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2017

The location is without doubt one of the best in Chicago and as a consequence we stayed here again on this visit.This time we were in the North tower on the tenth floor,the room has an amazing view down the street past the fountain down...More

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Response from congressplazahotel, Public Relations Manager at The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention CenterResponded October 3, 2017

Thank you for choosing The Congress Plaza Hotel, we are delighted to hear your visit to Chicago was nothing short from exceptional. We look forward to hosting you for a future stay!

Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed here for three nights during our quick stop-off in Chicago. As we were travelling on a budget, we chose it mainly because it was much cheaper than a lot of other hotels in the area, but still in a great location. Sadly, this...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are shopping price as I was, and want to be close to downtown, then The Congress Plaza Hotel is a good choice. However there will be some trade offs. The rooms. This is a very old hotel, which does add to it’s charm...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I call this place posh because it’s decorated rather nicely and feels fancy and classy. Yes, it is old, and that’s part of the charm. We have stayed in a queen room with no view in the north tower and in a king in south...More

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Response from congressplazahotel, Public Relations Manager at The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention CenterResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for choosing The Congress Plaza Hotel, your feedback means everything to us! We are delighted to hear your visit to Chicago was nothing short from exceptional. We look forward to hosting you for a future stay!

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Business Center with Internet Access
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$111 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$111 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
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Michael F
August 7, 2018|
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Response from Katie K | Reviewed this property |
Maybe 1/3 of a mile. We passed the sign a few times. Have fun!
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Terri C
July 28, 2018|
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Response from Teresa W | Reviewed this property |
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Brenda C
July 26, 2018|
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Response from congressplazahotel | Property representative |
Parking is separate from the room stay. We have a parking lot directly behind the hotel between Congress and Harrison. We provide valet parking which is $49 a night and we also have self parking which is $44 a night.
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"7th Floor, South Tower was quiet and clean!"
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"Location is great on MI Ave just down from the Art Institute and good "L" and bus transport"
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"Top floor room overlooking Buckingham Fountain"
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"Corner suite - two bedrooms, bathroom, large sitting room"
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