67.0% Based on 41 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

4-star hotel near Grant Park

Chicago retreat

At this The Loop hotel, you'll be well placed to visit State Street and Columbia College Chicago, both within a 5-minute walk. Grant Park and Buckingham Fountain are also within half a mile (1 km).

Dining, 24-hour fitness

This hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Valet parking, a coffee shop, and dry cleaning are also offered.

Connect and relax

The 274 guestrooms offer WiFi, room service, and safes.

Standard King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$90 per night

Skyline King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City View Double Double

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Double Double

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

City View King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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67.0% of guests recommend out of 41 reviews

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Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Hotel Essex Chicago also features a 24-hour fitness center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star Chicago hotel is smoke free.

  • 274 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: Chicago Van Buren Street Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Metro station: Harrison Station (0.6 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Hotel Essex Chicago offers 274 accommodations with safes. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Safe
  • Telephone

Food & Drink

Grant Park Bistro - Onsite bistro.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after midnight must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100 per night
  • Resort fee: USD 16.73 per room, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • Faxes
  • In-room safe

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.99 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 73 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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