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“top location - rooms are a little run down, but o.k.”

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The Penthouse at Grand Plaza
Ranked #19 of 58 Specialty Lodging in Chicago
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“top location - rooms are a little run down, but o.k.”
Reviewed July 29, 2011

The location of the hotel is perfect - straight at Lake Michigan; The Buckingham fountain is just upfront.
The distance to the heart of Chicago is within walking distance. The ambience of the hotel is very good.
The room was ran down already but clean and o.k.. The price is o.k. also.
It is a perfect place for business and holidays as well.

  • Stayed July 2011, traveled on business
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grandplazapenth0use, Owner at The Penthouse at Grand Plaza, responded to this review, November 10, 2016
Elisabeth

If you were able to see Buckingham fountain, you did not stay with us.
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Property: The Penthouse at Grand Plaza
Address: 540 N State St, Chicago, IL 60654-7231
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 58 Specialty Lodging in Chicago
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Penthouse at Grand Plaza 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A collection of magnificent unique rentals located in downtown Chicago with dramatic two story living areas and exquisite fireplaces. From the 20 foot floor to ceiling windows, the city unfolds before you with Lake Michigan as a backdrop. Nowhere in Chicago can you stay with views like these! Bordered by the elegance and glamour of North Michigan Avenue to the east and the artsy sophistication of the River North District to the west, The Penthouse at Grand Plaza is at the heart of one of Chicago's most exciting neighborhoods. Life here is flavored with world class shopping, the best of casual and fine dining, galleries and clubs. LIFE IS ALWAYS BETTER AT THE TOP! ... more   less 
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