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    The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

    55 East Ontario, Corner of Rush and Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
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    2017-09-03 2017-09-04
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good26%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Spa
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1,061 - 1,065 of 3,109 reviews

    Reviewed 24 March 2015

    Centrally located one block off Michigan Avenue. Friendly and attentive staff. Easy check-in. We arrived early in the morning and our room was not ready - not a problem. The valet parking and the fact they held our bags for us made it easy and...More

    Thank Jim P
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 26 March 2015

    Dear Jim P, Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay. If your room is not ready we will make sure to take care of your luggage and your car so you can enjoy the city. I'm looking forward to welcome you...More

    Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

    You'd be hard pressed to find a hotel that does a better job of welcoming and taking care of its guests. From registration to housekeeping to the restaurant you're greeted with a smile and a helpful individual. Equally, the space and rooms have a contemporary,...More

    1  Thank Phil L
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 26 March 2015

    Dear slopephil, Thank you for your feedback. I love to see that you have enjoyed almost all of our outlets. We are very happy to have The Best steakhouse in Chicago, great gym, specious rooms and perfect location. Most importantly we have great staff which...More

    Reviewed 24 March 2015

    The James Chicago has a fantastic location in River North Chicago, only a block from Michigan Avenue, a few blocks from the red line, a half mile walk from the loop, and easy to get to and from if driving. We booked the Loft Room...More

    1  Thank Bill M
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 26 March 2015

    Dear Bill M, Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay. I'm happy to see you enjoyed our Loft suite. The loft is a perfect room to stay inside and relax indoors. I'm looking forward to welcome you back soon! Thank you...More

    Reviewed 23 March 2015

    Thus hotel was centrally located in a perfect area a block from Michigan Ave. The staff were friendly, attentive, and very helpful. The decor is awesome. The rooms were spacious, contemporary, and clean which is very important.

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    1  Thank Brittany J
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 26 March 2015

    Dear Brittany J, Thank you for your feedback. I'm very happy to see that our staff was friendly and your room was specious and most importantly clean! I'm looking forward to welcome you back soon, Stephen Blackford

    Reviewed 23 March 2015

    I only stayed for one night but my check-in was simple and easy. Tim was very knowledgeable of the property and all the amenities...awesome personality and very welcoming...Jamie the Bellman was amazing as well with helping me check in and check out...Great staffMore

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    1  Thank Toni B
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 26 March 2015

    Dear Toni B, Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay. I'm very happy to see that you loved our staff and had a great stay. Tim and Jamie are couple of our stars and your comments about them are shared with...More

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Breakfast Available
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    • US$168 - US$421 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
    • #15 Spa Hotel in Chicago
    • #26 Business Hotel in Chicago
    • #30 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
    • #33 Family Hotel in Chicago
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    • Number of rooms
    • 297
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    Traveller (569)
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    Awaz J
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from WoodburyKid | Reviewed this property |
    I would say it's not anti kid, but it's definitely an adult environment. Other than taking out the bikes there's probably not a lot of kid activities.
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    23 July 2017|
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    Response from Andrea K | Reviewed this property |
    I agree on taking the Blue line - that's the most affordable. You could always grab a cab once you are downtown. Otherwise, the taxi/Uber/Lyft, etc. all end up costing about the same ($35-40). Shuttle services will charge... More
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    19 July 2017|
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    Response from TheJamesChiGM | Property representative |
    The swimming pool will still be available in the hotel next door and as long as your are guests of The James and you present your key cards you will be given full access to the pool.
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    "Higher floors may have better views and more quiet. Busy street noise."
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