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    Chicago's Essex Inn

    800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-7101
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          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          I stayed here 6/20 - 6/22 for work. I had a conference across the street at The Blackstone. The room was bare bones. There was an ice bucket in the room, but no evidence that the hotel had an ice machine. There was a vending...More

          Thank AZCityGirl
          Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded yesterday

          Hi AZCityGirl, Thank you for taking your time to leave us a review. We have the information posted on all the halls but I do apologized if the front desk has not made that clear. I do want to bring to your attention that we...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          It's hard to know where to begin, this is one of the worst hotels I've ever stayed in. The room wasn't ready at 4pm check in, no apologies were made. We finally got in at 5.30, still no apologies. The room was very tired, clean(ish)...More

          Thank Lesley T
          Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded yesterday

          Hi Lesley T, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I want to go ahead provide the apology that you so deserve, I can certainly image the frustration of having to wait for your room pass check-in time. The only...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          I have to say that before I booked Chicago Essex Inn I had read about 2 dozen reviews. It was rated a 3 star hotel and for the price for 3 nights that included a trip with my husband and step daughter it seemed reasonable....More

          Thank jill B
          Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded yesterday

          Hi jill B, Thank you for sharing this detailed review with us. First, I want to apologize for all the confusion and inconveniences you've experienced during your stay. I have taken the time to look over the reservation and notes being placed so I would...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Spent one night here while attending a conference nearby. While the room was small, it was clean and everything functioned well. It is an older property so some things show signs of wear, but nothing that got in the way of my stay. I would...More

          Thank seecrane
          Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded yesterday

          Hi seecrane, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay! We are always glad to hear our guest had a great time as this shows consistency the of our staff and service. Thank you again...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Cockroaches in the bathroom and not even a discount on a $700 two night stay. Pretty miserable considering the inflated price. Would strongly advise against staying here. I am not even afraid of bugs, but when faced with the situation we were in, I would...More

          1  Thank Matthew T
          Response from EssexInnChicago, Front Office Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded yesterday

          Hi Matthew T, Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Critters are a very serious issue and is not a subject to be taken lightly and one that is acted on immediately. Although we have our hotel inspected regularly for preventative measures, we also...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • US$119 - US$355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 254
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Ysanne J
          What is your check in age?
          3 June 2017|
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          Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
          Hi, the check in age 21.
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          tripledec
          Do the rooms have fridges and bathtub/shower combo?
          25 May 2017|
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          Response from CBeanRun | Reviewed this property |
          There was a fridge, but it wasn't very cold.
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          ATR333
          Is there a shuttle from Midway Airport? Is there nearby public transportation?
          11 May 2017|
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          Response from Nigul | Reviewed this property |
          the subway is 10min away by foot
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          "Try not to arrive very late, as there is only one attendant at the front desk."
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          "420 does not have a view"
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          "If you need two rooms, try 1501 and 1503 - there is a corridor between them that can be locked allowing you..."
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          "Don't stay here."
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