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who has a better location for hotels

makati
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who has a better location for hotels

hello,

im choosing from this hotels for 4 nights on dec 14.

Thompson Chicago, Loews Chicago Hotel, The Gwen, The Talbott Hotel.

who has the better location? is lively at night lots of restaurants open till late and has shopping for mens clothes. any other recommendation of hotels that has a better location is also welcome. thanks

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1. Re: who has a better location for hotels

I would scratch Loews from your short list from a location perspective. Though the downtown area is fairly compact and easy to get around.

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2. Re: who has a better location for hotels

They're all within walking distance in the summer. I'd scratch Loew's for a December stay.

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3. Re: who has a better location for hotels

Thompson for sure, especially if your male. To me, it’s a masculine hotel, (lobby is leather, wood, etc) vs. the Gwen which is more feminine. Talbott would be my second.

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4. Re: who has a better location for hotels

ok, will drop loews. found one more Kimpton Gray Hotel. what about this?

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5. Re: who has a better location for hotels

The Gray is on LaSalle Street, which is the financial district. It is definitely more quiet at night and on weekends than the others. The Gwen is attached to a shopping mall where you will find Nordstrom's department store and a Hugo Boss store, among others. The Thompson is near Oak St. where you will find Paul Stuart, a high-end traditional men's clothing store, Barney's and other expensive shops.

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6. Re: who has a better location for hotels

The Thompson is on what we nick-name "the Viagra Triangle". It's BMW, miniskirt and stilettos area with fine dining, cafes and tacos. The better clothing stores are within easy walking distance.

Edited: 8:29 pm, October 09, 2017
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7. Re: who has a better location for hotels

ok, will stay at the thomson. thanks guys

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8. Re: who has a better location for hotels

qtybry, check out the Viceroy. It's a high end boutique one block north of the Thompson. It is sure to be a more pricey hotel than The Thompson or Soffitel but since it just opened, it is offered good, introductory prices.

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9. Re: who has a better location for hotels

The Thompson or Talbott would be my choices.

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10. Re: who has a better location for hotels

will check viceroy. thanks

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