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    Chicago's Essex Inn

    800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-7101
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    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    Get a room in the front of the building (Room 1501) - Floor to ceiling windows overlooking Lake Michigan and Grant Park, with the ability to see Buckingham Fountain when it lights up at night and Navy Pier. What the building lacks in modernization, it...More

    Thank NewAttitudeRH
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 14 June 2017

    Hi NewAttitudeRh, Thank you for sharing your review with us. Our greatest asset is the staff members at the property. The reason we come to work is to provide everybody with a memorable stay so so we delighted for the opportunity to serve you. I...More

    Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

    Great location, room was clean and updated. The only knock is the poor water pressure in the shower. It was the lowest price hotel I could find on a night of a large concert. Friendly staff, quick check in within walking distance of most down...More

    Thank mhackbarth
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 8 June 2017

    Hi mhackbarth, Thank you for your feedback! We are always working diligently to provide great service. We can’t wait to have you join us again; we look forward to your return. Thank you again for staying Chicago’s Essex Inn, your key to the city!

    Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

    The room itself was fine, but the bathroom was small and in need of updating. The hallways felt a bit motel-like and the elevators were very slow, given that they are refurbishing one of the two guest elevators. So we either had to ride the...More

    Thank Holly R
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 8 June 2017

    Hi Holly R, Thank you for your feedback. I'm very sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations. Please be assured we take all feedback seriously. We use such feedback to as guidelines to improving out service and facilities. Thank you again for staying...More

    Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

    Horrible. $500.00 a night (price jack up due to popular music group in town). No water pressure, half the lights in the room malfunction, had to spray cologne to cover smell. The ONLY thing this place offers is location. I'm guessing this building will be...More

    Thank seensomestuff
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 8 June 2017

    Hi seensomestuff, Thank you for sharing your review with us. Please also be assured that we pay close attention to comments such as yours, and have shared your response with our team to continually enhance the facilities and services we offer our visitors. Thank you...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    I booked here because it was one of the last hotels in the city during a very busy weekend. I didn't even stay, I left about an hour after I checked in and found a nearby hotel as fast as I could. The lobby is...More

    Thank Kbax33
    Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 8 June 2017

    Hi Kbax33, Thank you for sharing your review with us. It was with great concern I learned of the inconsistencies in the room quality you experienced. Please be assured that we pay careful attention to feedback such as yours in order to continually find ways...More

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$109 - US$330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 254
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    Tanger2
    1 July 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi, both the orange and red line station is 4 blocks away, 10 minute walk.
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    1 July 2017|
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    Response from Ava D | Reviewed this property |
    We had a shuttle that was arranged by the organizers of our conference, so I am not sure about shuttle options. However, you can take the subway/train for $10 and get to the hotel within 40 mins. The subway stop is 5 min... More
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    4 June 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi, the check in age 21.
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    Room Tips
    "Eastern facing rooms may have a nicer view and less noise from train"
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    "Stay high up and away from elevators"
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    "Best views would be out of the front but the construction work is here"
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    "Different Hotel"
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