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The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Pathetic stay. Up all night. Problems with other guests on floor. Loud music and a domestic dispute across the hall between midnight and 2:00 AM. Manager of hotel showed little or no concern for evening without sleep. No way would ever stay at a James...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Totally exceeded our expectations. Great bed, room was fantastic, very clean and right in the heart of the action but the noise didn't reach the room. We were within walking distance of everything. They have thought of all amenities you might need, including an umbrella...More

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Thank Erin R
Response from Milos D, Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 2 days ago

Dear Erin R, Thank you for choosing The James for your most recent stay in Chicago! It is great to hear you were able to use all the amazing amenities we have to offer our guests. I am glad you were able to utilize our...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I booked a stay at The James as the hotel we normally stay at was full. We typically stay farther north on the Mag Mile, but The James was appealing due to its proximity to the River and the Loop. We walked almost everywhere from...More

Thank Maureen050413
Response from Milos D, Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 2 days ago

Dear Maureen050413, Thank you for such a wonderful review! I am glad to see that the Loft Suite was the perfect size to fit your needs! It is so nice to hear such pleasant remarks about the amazing staff that we have here! We hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hotel is in close proximity to everything you could need. The hotel amenities itself are low but rooms are clean an spacious, staff is helpful and polite, and building may appear a little rough compared to other architectural designs but curb appeal is made...More

Thank steven_Kiel
Response from Milos D, Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 1 week ago

Dear steven_Kiel, Thank you for your review. I'm very happy to see that you enjoyed your room and our staff was helpful and polite. Our building is the oldest building on the block but we tried to make up for it with the inside look....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

They have it all. Great location just off Michigan Avenue. A price that made it a good value given it's location. Walking distance to the Chicago Riverwalk. Lots of dining options all within walking distance. Can even walk to Navy Pier, Millenium Park, Grant Park,...More

Thank IronLenny
Response from Milos D, Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 1 week ago

Dear IronLenny, Thank you for choosing The James for your most recent trip to Chicago! Our location does make it easy for our guest's to enjoy everything Chicago has to offer, and I am glad you were able to utilize that during your stay with...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Details
Price range
US$193 - US$467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#16 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#26 Business Hotel in Chicago
#28 Family Hotel in Chicago
#35 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$193 - US$467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#16 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#26 Business Hotel in Chicago
#28 Family Hotel in Chicago
#35 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (649)
Room & Suite (705)
Dining (60)
Pool & Beach (2)
Amenities (75)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (15)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Sherri M
14 August 2018|
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Response from Paul E | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure there is and I'll bet it's expensive, but we did not drive.
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janeyjane70
30 April 2018|
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Response from johnbV5467KB | Reviewed this property |
There was not a coffee maker in the room, but there was an electric hot water kettle in our king apartment room. They provided instant Starbucks coffee packets and tea packets.
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ebalas126
28 February 2018|
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Response from Dave E | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure best to ring the hotel directly
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Room Tips
"I'd defiantly ask for a high room with a city view."
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"rooms are small and the prices are similar. So, get the space you need and don't worry about the price."
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"Clean & update your rooms. Bedding had an old blood stain on it. Absolutely repulsive."
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"We booked our hotel the morning of our trip & got the best deal through Hotel Tonight."
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