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    The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago

    521 North Rush Street, at Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-3646
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    05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          US$685
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          Overview
          • Excellent62%
          • Very good28%
          • Average9%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
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          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
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          Rooftop Terrace
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          4.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          I stayed at The Gwen last week for a conference. I thought the hotel was nice and in a prime location on Rush St, parallel to the Magnificent Mile. Easy to catch a cab or walk to your destination from this hotel. The room I...More

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          Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

          My wife and I stayed at The Gwen for a getaway to Chicago. The Gwen was great. All the rooms have recently been very nicely renovated. We stayed in room 1013 facing east toward Lake Michigan and had a nice view of a portion of...More

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          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          Good hotel - liked the location and room. Nice modern bathroom. Wifi was good and room service was quite good. Excellent gym. Good service as well from all the staff, which I appreciated. Adjoins a mall with direct access through the mall to Michigan Avenue....More

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          Reviewed 2 days ago

          The hotel staff were wonderful. Expedited my check in, and the bathrooms I remember from an earlier incarnation of the hotel were left intact (and are great!). Comfortable bedding and great service. Hotel was undergoing (or adjacent building?) electrical and other maintenance. Elevators, wifi and...More

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          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          The Gwen is a recently modernised hotel with a classic art deco theme located just off the Magnificent Mile of Michigan Avenue. The location is perfect for shopping, sightseeing, and an easy walk to all of the big conference hotels. The rooms are spacious and...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room Service
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$228 - US$708 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #16 Business Hotel in Chicago
          • #17 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
          • #21 Family Hotel in Chicago
          • #65 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 300
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Illinois >
          • Chicago >
          • Magnificent Mile / Near North Side
          • Also Known As
          • Conrad Chicago Hotel Chicago ,
          • Chicago Conrad
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          Magnificent Mile
          Over 400 stores pack the concrete along Michigan
          Avenue, the eight-block stretch known as Magnificent
          Mile. This area between Oak Avenue and the Chicago
          River is more a shopping paradise than a full-out
          neighborhood. For prime upscale shopping, this is the
          place to go. It’s busy, energetic, and packed with
          shoppers. You'll also find hundreds of restaurants and
          dozens of hotels, all on the mid- to high-end scale.
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          Nearby Restaurants
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          Nearby Attractions
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          Christine P
          Is the property family friendly? We are planning a 6-7 night stay with our three year old boy.
          2 May 2017|
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          Response from Leah D | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, I think it is. I saw other small children there as well. It does seem geared more toward couples and business professionals but it's also very friendly, and in a great location next to shopping and restaurants.
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          Are the terraces private?
          16 March 2017|
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          Response from 16familyof5 | Reviewed this property |
          Like the others in the thread, our room did not have a terrace. There was an open air enclosed terrace just off the check-in and bar area, but closed during winter.
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          Julia H
          Please note that I have asked for my review"Beware" ( posted 2x by TripAdvisor) to be removed I apologize to The Gwen as my problem was not their fault The issue concerns Expedia We did visit The Gwen patio and food/ service and ambience were excellent Beautiful renovation
          26 July 2016|
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