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  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

What a blast to the past! I cannot tell you how excited I was to stay here when I found out it was where the Rat Pack stayed/visited while in the Windy City. The two bed rooms were great, sleek, trendy, comfortable, and let the...More

Thank Joshua Q
Response from PUBLIC H, Front Office Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded July 29, 2016

Dear Joshua Q Thank you for the incredible review of PUBLIC. Yes, we are the proud hotel where the Rat Pack enjoyed many days and evenings. We appreciate the mention regarding our baristas who put a lot of love into the morning drinks they craft....More

Reviewed July 22, 2016

I travel to Chicago frequently and have stayed at a different hotel each time. After my stay at The Public I won't be going elsewhere. Simplicity and Comfort is the best way to describe it. The rooms have clean lines that give it a modern...More

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Response from PUBLIC H, Front Office Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded July 28, 2016

Dear Kelly D Thank you for making us your Chicago home ! We are thrilled to hear the front office staff made you feel at home and were very accommodating. It seems as if you really had a chance to explore the immediate area as...More

Reviewed July 19, 2016

We chose the Public because of favorable pricing on hotels.com and its location. It did not disappoint. We love the interior design and the casual hipster vibe. Rooms are nice, albeit on the small side but we didn't come to Chicago to stay in our...More

Thank Denise D
Response from PUBLIC H, Front Office Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded July 28, 2016

Dear Denise D Thank you for the accolades for our staff! We love to hear that they made your stay ! We appreciate your feedback regarding the bathrooms as well and hope to welcome you back next time you visit Chicago. STAYPUBLIC Brian Greer Director...More

Reviewed July 18, 2016

The Public is in a nice location and has an interesting history and a welcoming staff, and its price and architecture lead you to believe you are checking into a fine hotel. But overall, it felt stingy. Upon check-in they hasten to tell you about...More

Thank Susan_S_Dunwoody
Response from PUBLIC H, Front Office Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded July 28, 2016

Dear Susan_S_Dunwoddy Thank you for taking the time to review PUBLIC. We appreciate your mention regarding our welcoming staff as well as our location and history. I am terribly sorry to hear about you disappointment with the amenities and size of the bathroom. We are...More

Reviewed July 16, 2016

I have stayed here several times. And will stay again. Why? Hotel changed quite a bit from the time it opened, and now has more "down to earth" style (I used to question whether all service staff was hired straight from the modeling agency...). The...More

Thank Olga P
Response from PUBLIC H, Public Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded July 26, 2016

Dear Olga P. Thank you for taking the time to review PUBLIC. We are thrilled that you found the "down to earth service" welcoming and professional. It sounds like you took great delight in our location as well. We look forward to welcoming you in...More

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Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
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Business Center with Internet Access
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Airport Transportation
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$172 - $511 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#52 Business Hotel in Chicago
#64 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#74 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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$172 - $511 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#52 Business Hotel in Chicago
#64 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#74 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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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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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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"Near elevators are good for older people"
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"Ask about upgrade options at check-in, there are plenty different options of rooms for all budgets."
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"some rooms have a limited view from its windows, yet, I believe most rooms are clean inside!"
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"they allow dogs!"
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