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Ambassador Chicago

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#101 of 198 Hotels in Chicago
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
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 who of the 20th and 21st centuries having served as a local beacon to...
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Location and contact
1301 N State Pkwy, State and Goethe, Chicago, IL 60610
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10.5 miles to Midway Airport
56 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.6 miles from 360 Chicago Observation Deck
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A classic returns. After a brief fling as “Public”; The Ambassador is back. The brief experiment as a hip place (Public) felt as phony as a bad facelift on an 85 yr. old. Returning to its roots, consistent with its neighborhood setting, is where the...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

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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 2 days ago

We enjoyed our here this 4rth of July. The Location was perfect and there was no fireworks going crazy all night long.. We walked to restaurants,and the lake was very near by.The staff was awesome. Luis and Scatt were very helpful!! Looking forward staying here...More

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The Ambassador Chicago is a jewel in a beautiful, safe and friendly neighbourhood. The staff is welcoming and accommodating, as well as eager to help in any way possible. Thanks to Travis Howard, the Guest Relations Manager, we experienced the best blues club in Chicago,...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visiting Chicago for the first time. This hotel and staff are truly amazing. Our room was very comfortable and the staff were attentive to our requests. Travis Howard, the Guest Relations Manager was awesome. He was very helpful at recommending different venues and places to...More

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Top amenities
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
$162 - $479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#52 Business Hotel in Chicago
#60 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#74 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$162 - $479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#52 Business Hotel in Chicago
#60 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#74 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
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
...More
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Julietta5
April 23, 2018|
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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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Sherry L
February 25, 2018|
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Response from Travis H | Property representative |
Parking in $67.00 nightly with in and out privileges. The garage is off property and in a a secured building with 24 hour surveillance.
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Toni F
January 12, 2018|
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Response from Azntiger | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I really don't know but the Ambassador Hotel is cozy and charming!
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Room Tips
"Get rid of the “modern” furniture. It is uncomfortable and out of place in a grand old building."
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"Amazing Suite on the 15th floor."
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"Ask for a room on the higher floors that faces Michigan Lake, you're welcome ;-)"
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"If you join I Prefer rewards, you can get an upgrade if one is available."
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