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    Chicago's Essex Inn

    800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-7101
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    Reviewed 22 December 2014

    My husband and I took our daughter, granddaughter and boyfriend for her/their birthday/Christmas gift. We took the train from Michigan and glad we did. Their are definite pros and cons to this hotel. We were on the ninth floor and stayed in the family suite....More

    Thank MJD1984
    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 28 December 2014

    Dear MJD1984, We are truly sorry about all the issues you have experienced during your stay in our hotel. We would like to discuss the details with you in person. Please contact us at jscott@essexinn.com. Thank you!

    Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

    This is the second year I have stayed at the Essex when in Chicago for a conference. It is in an excellent location, was clean and very fairly priced. I would recommend a stay here and will be back! When booking just check to make...More

    Thank Chris B
    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 28 December 2014

    Dear Chris B, We truly appreciate your review and are happy to hear that you were satisfied with your stay this year again! We will keep up the good work and hopefully see you again next year!

    Reviewed 17 December 2014

    This was a fantastic location and the price was great! The staff were extremely helpful and friendly, check-in and out were simple. The rooms were clean for the most part. The hotel is very centrally located. The only downside was the cost of parking, but...More

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    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 28 December 2014

    Dear Mesagrunt, Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Yes, unfortunately, the parking cost in Chicago is quite high and the price of overnight parking in our hotel is up to par with other hotels located downtown....More

    Reviewed 14 December 2014

    We stayed at this hotel in October for 4 nights on the 14th floor. Two adults - room was great two queen beds very comfortable. Room was very today and a good amount of room for the two of us and our suitcases. We had...More

    1  Thank kiwimeggles
    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 28 December 2014

    Dear Kiwimeggles, We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. The South Loop location of the hotel is truly convenient with many restaurants and "to do" things near by. We wish you a Happy New Year and are looking forward to...More

    Reviewed 14 December 2014 via mobile

    The only thing(s) that kept me from giving this hotel a five-star review were: the inability to control the heat (two settings: "Off" and "Mordor") and the cigarette smoke leaking into the hallway and room. I slept with the window open to help with both...More

    Thank Sarah Z
    Response from CEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 28 December 2014

    Dear Sarah Z, Thank you for your extensive review! Sorry for the difficulties you have experienced with the heating/ cooling system and the cigarette smoke leaking to your room. We are aware of the heating issue and are working on some options to help resolve...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • US$74 - US$320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 254
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    Rebecca T
    30 August 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    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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    7 August 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi, our regular check in time is at 4:00PM. There is early check in available based on availability.
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    1 July 2017|
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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi, both the orange and red line station is 4 blocks away, 10 minute walk.
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