James Chicago

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Average rate: $134 - Hotel class: 4 stars
55 East Ontario, Chicago, IL, USA

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Luxury botique hotel in a great location May 15, 2011
I am absolutely in love with the James Hotel Chicago. I have have stayed here for at least a total of 2 weeks combined and have never had a bad experience. Five business trips and one personal trip and each one was fantastic.

Upgrades seem to be fairly common, as I have received one each time I've stayed.

The overall updated mod look of each room works well and the amenities are perfect. Kiehl's products in the bathrooms, cookies on the bed and music playing in your room when you arrive.

The location can't be beat. It's 2 blocks off Michigan Ave and 4 blocks from the blue line. The staff is ultra helpful seem to really take pride in their work.

I can't imagine staying anywhere other than the James while in Chicago.
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12 reviews
Boutique Luxury Aug 29, 2010
I just came back from Chicago in late August 2010 and highly recommend this hotel.

Unlike some big chain hotels you were made to feel very welcome. Great small touches like amazing soft towels, free internet, very comfortable rooms and even free ice/a sweet delivered to your room at night.

They also have a excellent gym, very helpful staff and are in a very good location, north of the loop (but you can walk into the centre in 15 minutes) and very close to the Main shopping area. Navy Pier is only 10/15 minutes or so walk away.

Did I mention the great restaurant in the hotel, being one of the best steak restaurants in Chicago (try the 40 day aged rib eye steak)one of the best I have ever had. Even the breakfast is great, try the jam with English Muffins!

It is on the more expensive side, but treat yourself! A great hotel in a great city. Highly recommended
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James Chicago Overview

The James Hotel Chicago is a few steps from the Magnificent Mile, which bodes well as a launching point for both working and leisurely tourists. The financial and commercial districts are within easy walking distance for business travelers, as are many of the most important corporate headquarters buildings in the Windy City. Those in town for excitement are within a few minutes to the John Hancock Center, Water Tower Place, the Shedd Aquarium, the Navy Pier, and the Sears Tower, to name a few. The James Hotel Chicago is within 25 minutes' drive of the airport, with public and private transport easily accessible at street level.

The flat screen televisions in the guestrooms at the James Hotel Chicago offer movies on demand, and guests also enjoy wireless Internet access, room service, bathrobes and slippers, and climate control.

There are specially designed meeting and event spaces at the James Hotel Chicago, as well as a spa, a fitness center, a full service restaurant, a bar and lounge area, and a 24 hour front desk.

James Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Disabled Access
  • Concierge
  • Valet Parking
  • Tour Desk
  • Massage / Beauty Centre
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting / Child Services
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Housekeeping
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • ATM / Cash Machine
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • In Room Movies
  • Wake-up Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Coffee / Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Excursions
  • Direct dial phone
  • Audio/Visual Equipment
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Salon
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Massage
  • Spa & Wellness Centre
  • Beauty Salon
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Bathrobes
  • Shower
  • Cots
  • Luggage Storage
  • Cell phone/mobile rental
  • Family Room
  • Express Check-In/Check-Out
  • Paid Parking
  • Bedding/Pillow Choices

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