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Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

#43 of 188 Hotels in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Super hotel with first class service. Super located directly beside the Lincoln park were you can go by bike along the Michigan lake for miles. Good view and good drinks and food at the rooftop bar and nice restaurant at the old town with

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was lucky to find a great deal for Hotel Lincoln. Though the building isn't modern and the rooms are small, the relaxed, artsy feel and the super friendly staff immediately brightened the atmosphere. Hotel Lincoln is directly across the street from Lincoln Park, the zoo, and is a short stroll to the lake. The neighborhood is lively, filled with...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were there for a week and the staff was happy to bring us a roller bed for my son, a refrigerator, and a microwave. Safet was the best showing us to the loaner bikes and checking our bags on our last day so we could enjoy another day in the city.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

$600 overnight stay in a dirty, cramped room with a tiny bathroom. 1/3 elevators out of service. Linens average, toiletries OK. Décor was budget cheap. Thrift store. cast-offs are not necessarily chic and fabric panels do not make either headboards or appealing doors

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Little Rock, Arkansas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved the view from our room. Easy access to Lincoln park to walk our dogs. Guest services were excellent. Bathrooms could have been cleaner. Hair on floors. Room service menu was very limited. Would like to have more lunch and dinner options. Breakfast was cold upon arrival to room.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nicely located for walking around Old Town and Lincoln Park (including the zoo) and discovering an "old" Chicago neighborhood. The hotel staff is most friendly and helpful and the rooftop bar is popular and definitely worth a visit or two for the views, drinks and food The hotel is a renovated building but lacks some of the usual amenities one...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great location. Very nice staff. Great rooftop bar. Room was spacious and well maintained. Two issues but neither would cause me not to go back. Elevators are a mess. One broke down while we were there. But even when all workin,g slow and lots of time spent waiting to go up or down. if this bothers you then take intro...

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Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Second time staying at the Hotel Lincoln. Service, décor, food all excellent. Perfect location with Park and Museums on one side, the restaurants, pubs and shops of Old Town on the other. Comfortable, clean room and staff went out of their way to be helpful, giving me good suggestions of restaurants, things to do, transportation and even an umbrella to...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Staff was fantastic and the rooms were great for downtown Chicago. I would definitely recommend it. It is right by Lincoln Park and has a great restaurant on the rooftop. J Parker had great food at a good price

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wow, wow wow, what a service, from the moment you are meeted till you leave, the rooms are generous, clean and service is paramount to the hotel, at the time we were visiting the restaurant was being updated but there are so many places to go that it didn't matter, I would highly recommend this Hotel and a big thank...

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Staying in Lincoln Park

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Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a free zoo open to visitors year-round. This pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks, row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln Park itself borders the lakefront area offering peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline. The Lincoln Park Conservatory is one of the most popular attractions in the area, with the Chicago History Museum a close second. Armitage Avenue is where you’ll find great shopping from high-end retailers and small boutiques, whereas Clark Street houses cafes and restaurants. For more highbrow entertainment, walk along Lincoln Avenue to find some of Chicago’s finer museums and theaters.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Located just north of Chicago’s downtown financial and retail hubs, Lincoln Park is the city’s most charming and historically rich residential community, where tree-lined streets are dotted with a mix of million-dollar-plus homes and classic three-flat apartment buildings and sidewalks buzz with energy from families, DePaul University students, young professionals, fitness buffs, and visitors to the city. At the center of it all is Hotel Lincoln. Hotel Lincoln is an upscale boutique hotel with an eclectic-meets-collegial vibe, offering 184 guest rooms, executive meeting space, a lobby-level European-style coffee bar, a spacious rooftop lounge with panoramic views of downtown Chicago and Lake Michigan, and the acclaimed Perennial Virant – helmed by award-winning Chef Paul Virant. As Joie de Vivre’s first hotel east of the Mississippi, the property is uniquely designed to not only connect Chicagoans with iconic city gems, but also give travelers a taste of what life is really like in the packed-with-personality city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

Address: 1816 North Clark, Chicago, IL 60614-6043
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Lincoln Park
Price Range: $273 - $678 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 184
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Hotel Style:
#22 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#23 Family Hotel in Chicago
#25 Green Hotel in Chicago
#29 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#29 Business Hotel in Chicago
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“Our corner suite was very spacious.”
dkarschnik, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for Charlie, he'll help you out.”
BrittanyLovesCharlie, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“Keep your car safe and pay for the valet!”
TessH275, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“we had a view of Lake Michigan and the park.”
scotttH8737PX, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lake view rooms worth the cost, the higher floor the better the view”
NeilBraUK, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
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