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    The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

    520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-1602
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    Reviewed yesterday

    this place should be torn down. picketing outside the hotel when we arrived, checked in and was asked for credit card to cover damages, when we said we dont have it with us, the sheet was taken and we were given a dive of a...More

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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    My wife and I spent 4 days visiting Chicago. We wanted to see as many different museums as possible. We picked the Congress Plaza and were very happy. It is about a 10 min walk to the art institute, a 20 min walk the other...More

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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The Congress Plaza Hotel is located on Michigan Avenue and is perfect for y visiting Chicago. The are restaurants around the area and the metro is a couple blocks away. The hotel is charming but needs some updating. The hallways and rooms are not inviting...More

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    Reviewed yesterday

    Our room was located in the fire exit (room 1134), with mean a room no designed to accommodate people. Room too small with only one bed, and not extra appliance (not refrigerator and microwave). In addition, the bathroom was terrible designed, the showerhead is located...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This is an old hotel, but they've done a pretty good job keeping the classic style with modern amenities. The staff is generally friendly, but not as great as more expensive hotels. You get what you pay for, so the doors are old, some have...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Restaurant
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$113 - US$349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    saradurban
    i booked this hotel about 2 months ago for a stay in may 2017.at the time most of the reviews were very favourable i see now that you have a number of unfavourable reviews .especially about old rooms and poor cleanliness.i was under the impression that the rooms are very clean and updated recently .i am attending a medical meeting at the mccormink convention centre. all i need is a clean room and bathroom .what assurance do i have that i will get this .should i start looking for another hotel ?
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from congressplazahotel | Property representative |
    Good morning, Please feel free to call 312-427-3800 ext. 5071 and we will be sure to block a newly renovated room for you. Be sure to ask for Stephanie Navarrete.
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    Morgan B
    is there a pool available?
    10 April 2017|
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    Response from shaq735 | Property representative |
    i am sorry we do not have a pool in our hotel
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    alliyb2017
    Does this hotel allow dogs?
    5 April 2017|
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    Response from shaq735 | Property representative |
    we do not allow any animal . only service dogs
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