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    Chicago's Essex Inn

    800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-7101
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    Reviewed 27 October 2014

    We stayed at this hotel as part of a multi-centre holiday package booked through Trailfinders that spanned 3 locations across America. The Essex Inn was our first stop and we were amazed by the polar opposites surrounding the hotel from the mirrored skyscrapers on one...More

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    Response from GMEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 29 October 2014

    KMAnonymous, We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for such kind words. We all strive to provide nothing but the best in service and our facility. Please dont hesitate to contact me should your travels bring you back to...More

    Reviewed 25 October 2014

    Needs renovation! Bathroom tab old with drainage issues. The sink is about 10 inches in diameter, and hard to keep the water in the little sink and away from you! Very old bed skirts with holes, but the sheets were nice and clean. They have...More

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    Response from GMEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 27 October 2014

    Pheben G Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We really appreciate when guests provide honest comments as it helps us improve the service we offer. Sharing your experience with us will help us in furthering our succes. Thank you.

    Reviewed 25 October 2014

    Heating and cooling system does not work well within hotel due to the age, our room was 85 plus degrees with the highest cooling setting on. It was a sleepless night. Shower was very old with scum and grime, and probably mold as well. Overall...More

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    Response from GMEssexInn, Manager at Chicago's Essex InnResponded 27 October 2014

    Mitchell D I would like to thank you for sharing your comments with us; it is helpful to us to receive both positive and negative feedback. Part of our company’s mission is to provide excellent service through continuous improvement in both our service and facilities....More

    Reviewed 25 October 2014

    After reading some reviews and considering I wanted to be close to Grant Park area I decided to book this hotel for my stay. Here is the summary: location - excellent, close to Grant Park and downtown Chicago in a nice surrounding; cleanliness - very...More

    Thank E N
    Reviewed 24 October 2014

    Sure one can not expect too much in the price range below 140$ a night, but the rooms are slightly run down. It was clean an everything and I could not comment too negatively, however not a place I would necessarily pick again.

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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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    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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    Response from EssexInnChicago | Property representative |
    Hi, both the orange and red line station is 4 blocks away, 10 minute walk.
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