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Hotel Essex Chicago

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
624 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Grant Park
    1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Buckingham Fountain
    9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Field Museum of Natural History
    13 min walk
  • Airport
    Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.)
    15 min drive

Choose your room

Book online or call:

1-855-214-3079
  • Standard Double Double

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    26% off
    Price was $211Price is now $156
    per night
    $400 total
    We have 5 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Tue, Nov 5
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    19% off
    Price was $211Price is now $171
    per night
    $435 total
    We have 5 left
    It only takes 2 minutes
  • City View King

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    26% off
    Price was $211Price is now $156
    per night
    $400 total
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Tue, Nov 5
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    19% off
    Price was $211Price is now $171
    per night
    $435 total
    It only takes 2 minutes
  • City View Double Double

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    26% off
    Price was $235Price is now $174
    per night
    $441 total
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Tue, Nov 5
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    19% off
    Price was $235Price is now $190
    per night
    $480 total
    It only takes 2 minutes
  • Skyline King

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    26% off
    Price was $247Price is now $183
    per night
    $462 total
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Tue, Nov 5
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    19% off
    Price was $247Price is now $200
    per night
    $503 total
    It only takes 2 minutes

About this area

Chicago

Located in Chicago's The Loop neighborhood, Hotel Essex Chicago is in the city center and near a metro station. Buckingham Fountain and Willis Tower are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include John G. Shedd Aquarium and Skydeck Ledge. Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum and Navy Pier are not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hotel's convenience to public transportation: Harrison Station is 7 minutes by foot and Roosevelt Station is 8 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Grant Park - 1 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Buckingham Fountain - 9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Art Institute of Chicago - 12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Field Museum of Natural History - 13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    John G. Shedd Aquarium - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Harrison Station - 7 min walk
  • Chicago Museum Campus-11th Street Station - 5 min walk
  • Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) - 15 min drive

Restaurants

  • Grant Park Bistro – Open daily.

About this property

Hotel Essex Chicago

A restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, valet parking, and a business center. All 274 rooms provide WiFi, room service, and Smart TVs. Rainfall showerheads, espresso makers, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 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.

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll 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 have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

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.

We should mention

Parking height restrictions apply.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (USD 12.99 per night)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking: USD 73 per night
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian

Business services

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-inch Smart TV

Food and drink

  • Espresso maker

More

  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

Nearby things to do

Where to eat

  • Grant Park Bistro – Open daily.
4.4

Excellent

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
168
3 - Okay
59
2 - Mediocre
24
1 - Poor
11
4.7
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.1
Amenities
4.5
Property condition

4/5 Good

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

1/5

Not a 4 star hotel at all

Room small for the high price , found dust next to the bed The only good thing was the situation

Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Amazing stay, but overpriced parking

Parking is extremely overpriced so we parked elsewhere. Otherwise it was a wonderful stay, and we were treating very well by all staff.

Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Very modern. Beautiful windows and views. Perfect location

Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

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