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theWit - A DoubleTree by Hilton

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“state and lake”(158 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I stayed here for the weekend while we were going to the Joffrey Ballet. Even before we arrived, it was a wonderful experience. Eric Loughlin (guest relations) made our stay the best it could be! He reached out to see if there...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best hotel I have ever stayed in while visiting Chicago. My wife and i take a Chicago vacation trip once a year, we stay in downtown and visit the museums, eat great food and shop on the Magnificent Mile. TheWit...More

Thank Sfiedor
Response from GeneralManager201, Guest Relations Manager at theWit - A DoubleTree by HiltonResponded 26 December 2017

Dear Sfiedor, Thank you for some outstanding feedback! I am thrilled to hear that we are your favorite hotel in Chicago, especially considering that it is an annual trip for you! Our prime location in the heart of downtown Chicago makes traversing the city a...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The best hotel by far. From the moment you arrive you are greeted with fresh baked cookies and voss water. Also they personally take you to your room and give you a nice tour. The restaurant at the first floor 'state and lake Chicago tavern'...More

Thank Chellss C
Response from GeneralManager201, Guest Relations Manager at theWit - A DoubleTree by HiltonResponded 3 days ago

Dear Chellss C, Thank you for some outstanding feedback! I am very happy to hear that we are your favorite hotel in Chicago, and that our fresh, warm DoubleTree cookies made you feel welcomed right away! Our top notch staff is trained to go above...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a room here recently for a weekend which included a show at the Chicago Theatre with family. The proximity to that venue was one of the main reasons for my choice (it is literally across the street) but I was attracted by positive reviews...More

Thank SilverDogDad
Response from GeneralManager201, Guest Relations Manager at theWit - A DoubleTree by HiltonResponded 3 days ago

Dear SilverDogDad, Thank you for a great review! I am thrilled that we were able to host you while you went to the Chicago Theater, especially since it is located right across the street from us! I am also happy to hear your comfortable room,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel sales staff was easy to coordinate and book with. They had everything ready for us as expected and delivered great service for my small team meeting. Great location with everything your team would need onsite or nearby.More

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Thank Michelle R
Response from GeneralManager201, Guest Relations Manager at theWit - A DoubleTree by HiltonResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michelle R, Thank you for an outstanding review! I will be sure to pass your feedback on to our sales team who will be thrilled to know that their service ensured you and your group experienced a fantastic stay here at theWit! Our prime...More

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#13 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#23 Green Hotel in Chicago
#29 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#31 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#32 Business Hotel in Chicago
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#29 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
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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
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your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
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Sean W
12 February 2018|
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Response from BigRC78 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know the amount of the credit but breakfast is in the restaurant / bar off the lobby. We thought it was very good. We have had rooms on different sides of the hotel and had good views with each room.
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Herdís N
11 October 2017|
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Response from Andrea Z | Reviewed this property |
the club open at 9 pm , before it's a restaurant so yes
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kristins156
17 August 2017|
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Response from Maliea P | Reviewed this property |
They don't have a pool however, you can walk to the splash pad on Millennium Park or to the lake.
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"Again, an upper floor would keep you away from the El (elevated train), which runs right next to the hotel."
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"Away from the road might work to reduce noise, but it is downtown so maybe not."
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"Ask for a room with a view of the water and bridges"
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"Traveling with an infant? This property offers the cutest little crib and care package with baby toiletries:)"
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