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Chicago's Essex Inn

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  • Average24%
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Reviewed 22 April 2015

I booked this hotel using Hotwire, so my sister and I got a great deal! We really liked the location! It's in the South Loop, and is pretty close to the Red Line Roosevelt and Harrison stations and it's also close to several bus lines,...More

Thank Alysia R
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Almost a really nice hotel. Slightly dirty, and poor maintenance are all that is separating it frim very good. The lobby is very nice, welcoming and inviting. The halls leading to the rooms are grubby and in need of carpet and wallpaper. The room was...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2015

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Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

Staff all very helpful and lovely. Location is perfect for the hop-on-hop-off bus tour, Millennium Garden, the bean, Buddy Guy's Legends Bar, the Art Institute, Columbia College, shops and restaurants. Restaurant downstairs is tasty for dinner/breakfast. If you like walking you are on the 'magnificent...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2015

Let me start by saying I am not a business traveler...a business traveler friend of mine had said this hotel wasn't great at was offering me an extra room at Palmer House. I declined her offer and couldn't be happier. My flight was cancelled and...More

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Amenities
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$123 - US$592 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Fileeta C
14 February 2018|
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Response from Henrique C | Reviewed this property |
You must pay and it is very expensive. Hoje to your left no the same street and you Will find a parking for only $10 overnight
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MaRy D
19 January 2018|
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Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
Hi MaRy D, Thank you for your interest in the Essex Inn. The hotel does NOT have a pool currently. However, we are at a prime location and would be happy to assist you in finding a local pool nearby.
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Rebecca T
31 August 2017|
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Hi Rebecca, the property offers valet parking for 60.00 per night with unlimited in and out privileges. There is also the option for public parking behind the property on 8th and Wabash for 35.00 per night based on... More
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