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    The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

    520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-1602
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    If you want a generic high rise hotel, go to the Marriott or Hilton. If you want a lived-in but clean and comfortable experience, stay here. The rooms are clean, maintained but you definitely know you are in an old hotel. The hallways are narrow...More

    Thank pearcesarah57
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Check-in began at 3:00 p.m. I was in line around 3:15 p.m. along with quite a few other people on a Friday afternoon in July. Taste of Chicago was going on across the street at Grant Park, so I wasn't surprised things were busy. After...More

    Thank smiles91
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    if you like old style grandure, this hotel is perfect. High ceilings, lots of gold furnishings and heavy lights\ Chandeliers. The hotel is large and it was a busy time. Rooms clean-ish but a bit dusty, beds comfortable, great linen. Paper cups provided for coffee,...More

    Thank karensheath
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This was a great location right across Michigan Ave. from Grant Park, with lake Michigan on the park's far side. Access to everything, including transit, was easy. The bldg is 100+ years old, but the entrance and lobby are very nice and kept up. The...More

    Thank dougmendoza
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I was not overly impressed with this hotel. To start with, the check-in line took about an hour to go through. We were on the 3rd floor in the south tower. It was definitely a little bit of a creepy room with very tall vaulted...More

    Thank Renae J
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    Christine M
    June 6, 2017|
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    Response from congressplazahotel | Property representative |
    Good morning Christine, We usually don't take room requests when its a full house in the hotel. I blocked your room for this coming Monday, June 12, 2017 so no one else can take this room. Early check in is available at... More
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    June 3, 2017|
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    Good morning Ysanne, The age policy for checking in will be 18 years+ with a valid state ID.
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    Lexie S
    May 28, 2017|
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    Good morning Lexie, We can definitely make sure you have a newly renovated clean room for your stay here during lollapalooza. Feel free to call me at 312-427-3800 ext. 5071. I'll not be in the office Tuesday, May 30th so... More
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