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    PUBLIC Chicago

    1301 N State Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60610-2334
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good27%
    • Average15%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
    Travelers talk about
    “pump room” (403 reviews)
    “library bar” (71 reviews)
    “the gold coast” (102 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

    Situated north of where we usually stay in Chicago, the Public Hotel surprised us with a price and rewarded us with excellent accommodations. Rooms are clean and comfortable, decent size, looks like they were recently rennovated along with the common areas. Overall we recommend staying...More

    1  Thank GuillermoSepulveda
    Response from Bre S, Director of Operations at PUBLIC ChicagoResponded October 20, 2016

    GuillermoSepulveda, Thank you for your kind words, we appreciate you taking the time out of your day to leave this review. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us. We hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Garrett R, Director of...More

    Reviewed October 18, 2016

    The location was great, Shopping is within walking distance. The room was clean and very friendly staff. The restaurant at the hotel was lovely but noise. The Library Bar is fantastic and must nicer to have the dinner at the BarMore

    Thank _astamatt
    Response from Bre S, Director of Operations at PUBLIC ChicagoResponded October 20, 2016

    _Astamatt, Thank you for your kind words. I'm happy to hear that your room and our staff were up to par. I apologize for any noise in our restaurant on that day. We hope to see you again soon! All the best, Garrett R, Director...More

    Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

    I booked 3 rooms in this hotel for family and was not disappointed on arrival: Great location on the Gold Coast with plenty of good restaurants and bars a few blocks south. The rooms were very spacious and well designed; mine was more like a...More

    Thank Alastair A
    Response from Bre S, Director of Operations at PUBLIC ChicagoResponded October 20, 2016

    Alastair A, Let me start off by thank you for your kind words regarding what you did like about the hotel. In light of everything else that occurred, it is nice to know that everything did not fall completely flat. I sincerely apologize for all...More

    Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

    Wonderful and stylish hotel at Chicago's Gold Coast. Beautiful and clean rooms. Amazing bar, reception and lounge area. Hip and cool decor. Friendly and correct staff. Lake and shopping are within walking distance. I enjoyed my 5-days stay completely and hope to come back soon.

    Thank PipoontheRoad
    Response from Bre S, Director of Operations at PUBLIC ChicagoResponded October 20, 2016

    Pipoontheroad, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience on here with others! I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and I hope we see you again soon! Sincerely, Garrett R, Director of Operations

    Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

    I came for wedding and was assigned a room that was clean and so small to even reach for the toilet paper. The view was depressing as I viewed the fire escape and the air conditioning condensers. The electric sockets were not accessible as the...More

    1  Thank David R
    Management response:Responded October 22, 2016

    Dear David R., Thank your for choosing Public Chicago. We are sorry to hear that you did not have a pleasant stay. We are in the process of making many changes to the property. Please give me a call or email me directly at grogacki@publicchicago...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Breakfast Available
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Restaurant
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    • $150 - $386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #52 Business Hotel in Chicago
    • #59 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
    • #63 Family Hotel in Chicago
    • #74 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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    • Number of rooms
    • 285
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    • Gold Coast / Near North Side
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    restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
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    Response from Thomas N | Reviewed this property |
    I don't believe there are any reasonable parking options nearby. Perhaps you could do a search on Spot Hero.
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    $67.00 per day (May 12-14, 2017)
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    "Don't think they will honor their promises and don't take handicap person"
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