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Ambassador Chicago

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Every time i visit Chicago, i choose to stay in Lincoln Park, but it was time for a change of scenery to see what being closer to the downtown area was like. The Ambassador is situated in the stunning Gold Coast area of the city...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

The Ambassador is a MUST stay hotel in Chicago! Not only was our room gorgeous, it was immaculately clean, quite, and comfortable. In addition to the splendor of the building, the entire staff was incredible! Everyone went out of their way to help make our...More

6  Thank RhondaGlan
Response from Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded May 17, 2018

Rhonda, Thank you for the fantastic review! We look forward to welcoming you and the family the next time you visit Chicago!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ambassador Chicago is an ok stay. There was a convention so the rates were very high. Too high for what is offered. Check-in was quick and friendly and a 20.00 credit was a nice touch. No valet assistance was offered. Security guard Less than friendly....More

1  Thank cwebbfan33
Response from Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded 5 days ago

cwebbfan33, Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay. Our number one goal, service aside, is to make sure every guest feels safe. That said, we always have 24 hour security on site, and make sure it is a priority that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, suites are super comfy, the bed is extremely comfortable, not much exterior noise at all and the restaurant in the hotel is great! The restaurant also makes great drinks, it is a comfortable atmosphere to have a drink and wind down after a...More

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1  Thank champagnefuninthesun
Response from TravisH1557, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded 1 week ago

champagnefuninthesun, Thank you for the glowing review! We look forward to welcoming you and your furry friend back the next time you visit the Windy City!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first visit to the hotel but I’ve stayed in Chicago a few times now and decided to give this area a try. The location is well placed to access the Gold Coast and the beach is only a few blocks away by...More

1  Thank djtp123
Response from Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded 1 week ago

djtp123, Thank you for your kind and detailed words regarding your most recent stay with us. The location truly cant be beat- right in the heart of the God Coast yet still just a stones throw from Michigan Avenue. We are amidst a hotel-wide refresh;...More

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With a rich history rooted in Chicago’s Jazz Age, Ambassador Chicago is the city’s original boutique hotel dating back to 1926. Located in the heart of the Gold Coast, the iconic property has hosted the who’s ...More who of the 20th and 21st centuries having served as a local beacon to countless celebrities. Uniquely individual, Ambassador Chicago is nestled among graceful mansions in a quiet, gilded neighborhood tucked into the center of the Windy City offering incredible views of Lake Michigan with easy access to Chicago’s main shopping boulevard, Michigan Avenue. With 285 spacious guestrooms, a 24-hour fitness center, two restaurants, thoughtful programming and amenities curated by local artisans and chefs, Ambassador Chicago maintains its distinct and legendary character while offering guests an authentic Chicago experience. Less
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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$141 - $528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
PUBLIC Chicago
Also Known As
Public Chicago Hotel Chicago
Ambassador East Hotel Chicago
Hotel Ambassador East
Ambassador East Chicago
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Gold Coast / Near North Side
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Gold Coast
Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of
Chicago’s most affluent and popular neighborhoods. The
original Playboy, Hugh Hefner, once had a mansion
here. In addition to prestigious hotels, historic
mansions and luxury high-rise apartments, you’ll also
find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred
restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The
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August 3, 2018|
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Response from Travis H | Property representative |
Hi there, We take a $100 authorization per night that is than released at check out. Anything charged to the room- mini bar, room service, valet, etc. would be deducted from the initial authorization.
Leah S
August 2, 2018|
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Response from Laura W | Reviewed this property |
We booked a king bed.
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Response from Travis H | Property representative |
it might be tight, but there are two bed in a double room!
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