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Palmer House A Hilton Hotel

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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“executive level”(397 reviews)
“empire room”(146 reviews)
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

I try to stay at the Palmer House whenever I am in Chicago. Brought the family this time, and enjoyed it very much. It is really a classic property, albeit from another era. The receptionist went out of her way to be helpful and my...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Take a few minutes in the lobby area - have a drink and take in all the beauty of this historic hotel. We looked it up online and enjoyed reading the history of this very interesting building. Our check-in was quite bumpy - they did...More

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Response from Ishawa S, Manager at Palmer House A Hilton HotelResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for choosing the Palmer House and for allowing us the opportunity to shower you with hospitality. We appreciate your review and we cant wait to welcome you back.

Reviewed yesterday

The Palmer House by Hilton is a eclectic historic hotel in the loop. It has a great location. Every room seems to be a little different. Don't expect a new modern room - every room will have it's quirks too but that's what makes it...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I booked this hotel since I was having a few services at the spa located on the 5th floor. The spa was amazing, but the hotel not so much. For starters I booked the business class king room which was $40 more than the standard...More

Thank Gracie M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place makes you feel like you're in a movie set in Chicago the entire time! The panoramic views from the window, the room inside the skyscraper whose windows open to bring in fresh air from the wind channel the building helps to produce. All...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$104 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#26 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#32 Green Hotel in Chicago
#48 Family Hotel in Chicago
#62 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#71 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#75 Business Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$104 - US$383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#26 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#32 Green Hotel in Chicago
#48 Family Hotel in Chicago
#62 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#71 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#75 Business Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Nearby
Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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Robert C
2 January 2018|
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Response from Ishawa S | Property representative |
Hello Robert C , I must say that I'm truly puzzled by your question for two reasons. I cant speak to other Executive floors that you have experienced and our employees are very friendly and personable. Please ask for... More
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Lisa H
27 December 2017|
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Response from mbm5389 | Reviewed this property |
You can use valet parking that I think you reserve thru the Palmer House. We used SpotHero App to find public parking. Turned out it was the same garage as the valet uses. (124 S Wabash Ave). It is exclusive for Palmer... More
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x1Rach1x
10 December 2017|
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Response from Ishawa S | Property representative |
Hello Teri F, I will have to look into this for you so I want to leave my email address so that we can be in direct contact with one another. Please email me and I will have an answer for you shortly after... More
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"Ask for an exterior room"
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"Ask for a view, many room face another wing"
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