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Hotel Felix

1,665 reviews
#121 of 191 Hotels in Chicago
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“rooms are small”(131 reviews)
“whole foods”(86 reviews)
“boutique hotel”(110 reviews)
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 July 2013

This hotel is in a great location and while it looks sort of terminally cool, the place is clean, comfortable, and staffed by some very friendly, helpful people. But what really gets the place 5 stars is the comfort of the room - Oh My...More

Thank DlovesJ
Response from georgejordan, General Manager at Hotel FelixResponded 5 July 2013

Hello DlovesJ, thank you very much for your review. We're so glad you, your sister-in-law and niece enjoyed your stay with us! We think comfortable, soft bedding is of the utmost importance when staying at a hotel and we're thrilled you were pleased with our...More

Reviewed 2 July 2013

Ugh, I hate the TripAdvisor score for this place! I'm sad that so many people traveled to Chicago to sit in a hotel room; it's really a great city to explore! I'm not sure what people were expecting from a "boutique" hotel in the middle...More

4  Thank meresauter
Response from georgejordan, General Manager at Hotel FelixResponded 5 July 2013

Hello meresauter, thank you for your review! Your review made us chuckle, especially the calisthenics comment. We truly appreciate your kind words. We work hard to make sure our guests have the best stay possible and we're thrilled you enjoyed your stay. Thanks again and...More

Reviewed 2 July 2013 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at Hotel Felix for 5 nights thru a good rate on Hotwire. This hotel is in a great central location to just about everything. It's a few blocks from Michigan Ave, the Red Line, etc.. A bit steep at $49...More

2  Thank Bowling_Guru
Response from georgejordan, General Manager at Hotel FelixResponded 5 July 2013

Hi Bowling_Guru, thanks very much for your review! Your restaurant reviews are a fabulous bonus and so very spot on. Portillo's Italian Beef is a Chicago institution and next time you're in town try their chocolate cake, it's out of this world! Thanks again and...More

Reviewed 1 July 2013

We just stayed two nights and we were pleased. We did have a king room with a bath tub, which meant it was handicap accessible. I also think this meant it was on the larger side compared to the rooms other reviewers have mentioned. It...More

Thank TammyVC
Response from georgejordan, General Manager at Hotel FelixResponded 5 July 2013

Hello TammyVC, thank you for your review! We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us.Yolk is egg-cellent (sorry, couldn't resist) and there is usually an hour wait minimum on the weekends so you lucked out with your table! Thanks for chatting with us on Facebook...More

Reviewed 1 July 2013

We booked via hotwire, and for our purposes (girls weekend) lucked out entirely. Spotless. Great towels. Useful guidance from reception staff. Fridge brought to our room (to hold goodies from Whole Foods) upon request. LM Bistro downstairs is excellent, and there are other great options...More

Thank Studio1402
Response from georgejordan, General Manager at Hotel FelixResponded 5 July 2013

Hi Studio1402, thanks for your review! We appreciate it. Sable is such a fantastic spot to grab drinks! Our hats are off to you and your girlfriends for exploring our great city. Thanks again and we hope to see you soon!

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Dry Cleaning
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US$84 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Green Hotel in Chicago
#29 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#71 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
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US$84 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Green Hotel in Chicago
#29 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#71 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
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Timbones
27 November 2017|
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Response from georgejordan | Property representative |
Hi Timbones - Yes, we provide safes in guest rooms. Our guests use their room keys to access the elevators. Thanks for your questions.
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Dori L
15 November 2017|
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Response from georgejordan | Property representative |
In keeping with our ecofriendly policies, we do not have coffee machines in our guests rooms. Household appliances like coffee machines continue to draw electricity when plugged in, even if turned off. We provide... More
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Jason W
20 October 2017|
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Response from jdjacobsen | Reviewed this property |
Location is safe. I never had any concern walking around the area with my wife, whether it was day time or night. Lots bars and restaurants so it is a place with lots of people and activity. It is close to a Red line... More
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"Get a King Room if you think you will need to work from room. Queen room was very small to sit comfortably at..."
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