Essex Inn Chicago

800 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, United States, 60605  show map
 3 stars
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Essex Inn Chicago

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Health club

Solarium

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Overview

Essex Inn Chicago is a 15-story hotel in the center of Chicago at a close proximity to Water Tower Place, The Magnificent Mile and Michigan Avenue offering 254 luxury rooms. This excellent hotel dates from 1961 and was refurbished in 2012.

Conveniently located in South Loop district, overlooking Millennium Park and Lake Michigan. The property is set 5 minutes' walk away from Art Institute of Chicago, The Loop and Grant Park.

The hotel is situated near the tower, theaters and museums.

Offering easy access to restaurants and an aquarium, the hotel is a 15-minute walk from LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) underground station and 100 meters away from 1100 S Colum(Pedestrian Underpass) bus stop. Due to its location 15 km from Midway airport, it will take about 15 minutes' drive to get there.

Rooms

Essex Inn Chicago provides guestrooms appointed with satellite TV, coffee/tea makers, a living space, free Wi-Fi and a dressing area. Guests will appreciate a spectacular view of the park from their rooms. Every room features a colorful interior and wooden furnishings.

Eat & Drink

A variety of tea and coffee is offered in the lounge bar.

Services

Business facilities include a meeting room, a catering service and a business center to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

Guests will enjoy using a health club, a solarium and a sauna after a busy day in Chicago. The property offers a gym and fitness center helping guests to keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 65 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   15.  Number of rooms:   254.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Gay friendly
  • Eco friendly
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Voice mail
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

800 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, United States, 60605

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City Center
  • Chicago
    900 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Van Buren Street Station
    600 m
  • LaSalle Street Station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    800 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Brasserie by LM (cuisine: French)
    10 m
  • Savoy Restaurant & Grill (cuisine: American)
    10 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    1.1 km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    15
  • Number of rooms:
    254

Rooms and availability

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      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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        Bed type: King-size bed
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            Quadruple Room
            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Essex Inn Chicago Chicago location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  800 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, United States, 60605

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Chicago
                    900 m
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Van Buren Street Station
                    600 m
                  • LaSalle Street Station
                    900 m
                  Underground stations
                  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                    800 m
                  • Bus stop
                    100 m
                  Restaurants
                  • Brasserie by LM (cuisine: French)
                    10 m
                  • Savoy Restaurant & Grill (cuisine: American)
                    10 m
                  Beaches
                  • North Avenue Beach
                    1.1 km
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  4 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of floors:
                    15
                  • Number of rooms:
                    254

                  Essex Inn Chicago Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  Places of interest

                  • Dearborn Station - 400 m

                  Museums

                  • Bariff Shop For Judaica - 200 m
                  • Museum of Contemporary Photography - 200 m
                  • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies - 200 m
                  • Bella Voce - 500 m
                  • Chicago Music Alliance - 500 m
                  • American Composers Forum - 500 m

                  Parks

                  Universities, Institutes

                  • East-West University - 100 m
                  • Television Dept - 200 m
                  • Liberal Education - 200 m
                  • Columbia College - 200 m
                  • Center For Psychoanalytic - 200 m
                  • Film and Video - 200 m
                  • Undergraduate Admissions - 200 m
                  • Columbia College Theatre Music - 200 m
                  • Columbia College-Science/math - 200 m
                  • Columbia College-Academic Comp - 200 m
                  • English Department - 200 m
                  • Music Department - 200 m
                  • Management - 200 m
                  • Brandeis University - 200 m
                  • Community Film Workshop - 300 m
                  • Columbia College-Radio Dept - 400 m
                  • American Floral Art School - 400 m
                  • Chicago College Prfrmng Arts - 500 m
                  • Harrington Institute-Interior - 500 m
                  • Roosevelt University - 500 m

                  Local attractions

                  • Adler Planetarium - 1.5 km
                    1300 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
                  • James R. Thompson Center - 1.5 km
                    100 W. Randolph St., Chicago
                  • Lyric Opera of Chicago - 1.6 km
                    Chicago, IL
                  • Union Station - 1.5 km
                    210 S. Canal Street, Chicago
                  • Windy City DIvers - 1.5 km
                    N.E. corner of Burnham Harbor, 1362 S. Linn White Dr, Chicago

                  Near the hotel

                  • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies - 260 m
                    610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
                  • Museum of Contemporary Photography - 330 m
                    Columbia College, Chicago
                  • Printers Row - 410 m
                    57 West Polk St, Chicago
                  • Willow Creek Chicago - 480 m
                    Auditorium Theatre, Michigan Ave. at Congress Parkway, Chicago
                  • The Loop - 300 m
                    701 South State State, Chicago
                  • Dearborn Station - 400 m
                    47 West Polk St, Chicago
                  • Auditorium Theatre - 470 m
                    50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • Brasserie by LM - 10 m

                    Address: 800 S Michigan Ave, Suite 2C
                    Phone: 3124311788

                    54% likes this, based on 97 reviews
                    Cuisine: French
                    Price Range: CAD 15 - CAD 42

                  • Kitty O'Sheas - 100 m

                    Address: 720 S Michigan Ave
                    Phone: 312-922-4400

                    52% likes this, based on 204 reviews
                    Cuisine: Irish
                    Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 26

                  • Oysy - 110 m

                    Address: 888 S Michigan Ave
                    Phone: (312) 922-1127

                    76% likes this, based on 129 reviews
                    Cuisine: Japanese
                    Price Range: CAD 29 - CAD 41

                  • Savoy Restaurant & Grill - 10 m

                    Address: 800 South Michigan Avenue
                    Phone: 312 939 1467

                    Cuisine: American

                  • Mercat a la Planxa - 170 m

                    Address: 638 South Michigan Avenue
                    Phone: 312-765-0524

                    68% likes this, based on 292 reviews
                    Cuisine: Spanish
                    Price Range: CAD 41 - CAD 66

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  4 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of floors:
                    15
                  • Number of rooms:
                    254
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Essex Inn Chicago Chicago location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  800 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, United States, 60605

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Chicago
                    900 m
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Van Buren Street Station
                    600 m
                  • LaSalle Street Station
                    900 m
                  Underground stations
                  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                    800 m
                  • Bus stop
                    100 m
                  Restaurants
                  • Brasserie by LM (cuisine: French)
                    10 m
                  • Savoy Restaurant & Grill (cuisine: American)
                    10 m
                  Beaches
                  • North Avenue Beach
                    1.1 km
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  4 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of floors:
                    15
                  • Number of rooms:
                    254