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Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown

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Kewanee, Illinois
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Arrived, front desk staff greeted us, smiled, were friendly, nice, thanked us for being IHG members. The valet staff was friendly and accommodating. Julio, Tommie, and Miguel. Helpful. Clean rooms. Friendly service. The Sunny restaurant staff was friendly, and everyone smiled. I couldn't believe it. I have stayed at many Holiday Inns/Hotels/Suites/Expresses, etc., and this is the friendliest Holiday Inn...

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HIHS-Manager, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you very much AugMaxVanJr for sharing this wonderful review. Our team were feeling very proud to read the comments you shared as this was a gift to all. Thank you once again and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Sincerely, Nitin Talati General Manager

Michigan
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Arrived to hotel to find a decent valet parking spot to check in and take belonging to our room. To park in the hotel parking spots over night it cost $50. To park in the lot next door it cost $24. Car had to stay it was not come and go parking. I did not find the male worker at...

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HIHS-Manager, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Dear KellyMMichigan, Thank you for taking time to leave feedback about your stay. We are sorry to hear that your stay did not meet expectations. Our goal was to create an experience that exceeds expectations and hope for another opportunity to do so in the near future. Sincerely, Nitin Talati General Manager

Henry, Tennessee
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I had to rest between trains (layover) and this hotel was awesome, so close to the train station and they had a room ready for me as soon as I checked in. Portia was extremely helpful in booking the room and accommodating my schedule and when I got there Alina, Taiyon & Julio made check in a breeze. They were...

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HIHS-Manager, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you colebt1 for taking time to share your experience. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and that our team were able to add to that experience. Thank you again. Nitin Talati General Manager

Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent hotel, safe and secure in downtown Chicago, near Union Station. Rooms clean, lots of pillows both soft and firm, very comfortable beds and chairs. Must use room key to access elevator so is secure. Personnel very friendly and helpful. Restaurant is excellent. Prices are reasonable. I highly recommend and we will stay here again. One request...Would like handrail in...

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cpfaus, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Sherri M and for taking time to write a review. We are very happy to hear your stay met expectations. Please let us know when you are visiting again so that we are able to provide a room with the amenities that will make your stay even better. Sincerely, Nitin Talati General Manager Holiday...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Came to town to see about my brother who was ill. I got in earlier than I expected but thanks to Rafael he made sure I had a room ready so I was able to drop my bags and head to the hospital to see my brother. A big thanks to Princess and Taiyon who made my stay very enjoyable...

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cpfaus, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you so much starladydiva for the great review and for being our guest. We are very happy to read that your stay was fantastic and apologize for the housekeeping mishap. We hope the next time you are in the area, you will stay at the Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown again. Sincerely, Nitin Talati General Manager gm@hidowntown.com

Joliet, Illinois
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband came into town to film for two tv series in Chicago. We got to the hotel and was greeted by Tj. Young lively young man , ladies he loves to sings. He was singing when I was checking in. I loved it. I asked him to sing some more. There was a lovely lady in the...

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HIHS-Manager, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the kind review SassyKaren35. We are very pleased to know you enjoyed your stay and TJ singing too. We have shared your review with him and the entire team for a job well done. Thank you again, we look forward to your return stay. Sincerely, Nitin Talati General Manager Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown

PA & FLA
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The hotel is quite clean, the front desk is very kind & capable, the rooms are quite comfortable! The hotel's location is very convenient to the train station . You are within walking distance to many eateries as well at the beginning of the very historic Route 66, on Jackson Avenue. This is not a resort, it is pretty much...

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HIHS-Manager, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Dear RichieT_Pa_Fla, Thank you for very much for taking time to leave a review about your recent stay at the Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown. It is exciting to hear you enjoyed your stay and our proximity too! Thank you again for sharing and we hope to see you soon. Sincerely, Nitin Talati General Manager Holiday Inn & Suites...

Chester
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I checked in on a cold and rainy night. Let's be kind and say that they guy who was checking in ahead of me was having a bad day. Either that or he's just a total jerk. Either way, he was surly and nasty to the front desk employee for no reason whatsoever. That employee, Romali, handled it like a...

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HIHS-Manager, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the kind review Mark M. I apologize for the services provided by our first team member but very happy to hear Romali was able to handled things like a pro. Our goal was to deliver the best customer service 100% of the time and what you experience was not. We will work harder to ensure...

Stoughton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This hotel is where you want to be for business or leisure in Chicago. If you're lucky, Taiya will be at the front desk when you arrive. She is so friendly and efficient, you'll know you chose the right hotel. She answered my questions before I asked them. The room was clean and quiet and the room-key elevator security made...

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HIHS-Manager, General Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the kind review LWBusDriver. We are very pleased to know you enjoyed your stay and the services provided by Taiyon. We agree with you, she is very friendly and efficient. The comments you posted have been shared with Taiyon and the entire team for an excellent job. Thank you again, we look forward to your...

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We decided last minute to take the train to Chicago. It is a great location with closeness to Union Station. Only took us 5 or so minutes to walk to hotel. Staff was very friendly and the room was very clean. Only down side is the bathroom is really small, but it worked.

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HIHS-Manager, Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you Dawn D for choosing the Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown for your lodging needs while visiting Chicago. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, Rob Knox Assistant General Manager

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Amenities

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn(R) & Suites Chicago - Downtown conveniently located near the Chicago Loop, and other prominent area attractions. We are steps away from the CTA Clinton Blue Line station on South Clinton Street and I-290 on South Canal Street, this Chicago hotel is perfect for leisure and business travelers. What's exciting is vacationers are surrounded by Willis Tower, the Museum Campus, Soldier Field and more when they stay in downtown Chicago. Our business travelers appreciate our hotel's location, meeting rooms space of 2,000 sq. ft., free Wi-Fi access, an extensive fitness center, a seasonal outdoor rooftop pool and dining facilities. Clearly, with these choice amenities and prices, it's easy to see why guests prefer us to other hotels in Chicago, IL. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown

Address: 506 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60607-4303
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago
Price Range: $172 - $498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Chicago Downtown 3*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
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Holiday Inn Downtown
Chicago Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#73 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#84 Family Hotel in Chicago
#86 Business Hotel in Chicago
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