Chicago'S Essex Inn

800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605  show map
 3 stars
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Chicago'S Essex Inn

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

USD 60 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

The stylish Chicago'S Essex Inn offers luxury guest rooms close to John Hancock Center, Illinois Artisans and The Chicago Theatre. The hotel occupies 15 floors and was renovated in 2012.

Chicago'S Essex Inn lies in the center of Chicago. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Chicago city center.

The hotel is set next to an university campus, a tower and a theater.

LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) subway station is just 15 minute walking distance from the hotel. The property is 15 minutes' drive from Midway airport.

Rooms

With a spectacular view over the lake, 254 rooms offer high-speed internet, a seating area, a writing desk, a pantry and central heating along with an en suite bathroom featuring a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. Guests will admire views across Millennium Park and Lake Michigan from the rooms. Other comforts include a small fridge and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. The property offers a lounge restaurant serving international cuisine. Guests can dine at Brasserie by LM and Mercat a la Planxa located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

Shuttle service, housekeeping and room service as well as a safe deposit box, a garage and a luggage storage are available for guests' use.

Relax

A health club, a solarium and a sauna are offered for relaxation. A fitness centre, elliptical machines and a gym are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 60 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

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • 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 available

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor 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
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Down comforter

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 16 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605

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City Center
  • Chicago
    900 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Van Buren Street Station
    700 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    800 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Brasserie by LM (cuisine: French)
    30 m
  • Savoy Restaurant & Grill (cuisine: American)
    30 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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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Chicago'S Essex Inn Chicago location
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                Hotel Address:

                800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Chicago
                  900 m
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Van Buren Street Station
                  700 m
                Underground stations
                • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                  800 m
                • Bus stop
                  100 m
                Restaurants
                • Brasserie by LM (cuisine: French)
                  30 m
                • Savoy Restaurant & Grill (cuisine: American)
                  30 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

                Chicago'S Essex Inn Location

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                Tourist attractions

                Places of interest

                • Dearborn Station - 400 m

                Shopping areas

                Monuments and Landmarks

                Museums

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

                Parks

                Universities, Institutes

                • East-West University - 100 m
                • Television Dept - 200 m
                • Undergraduate Admissions - 200 m
                • Film and Video - 200 m
                • Center For Psychoanalytic - 200 m
                • Columbia College-Academic Comp - 200 m
                • Management - 200 m
                • Columbia College Theatre Music - 200 m
                • Liberal Education - 200 m
                • Columbia College - 200 m
                • Brandeis University - 200 m
                • Music Department - 200 m
                • English Department - 200 m
                • Columbia College-Science/math - 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

                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 - 270 m
                  610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
                • Museum of Contemporary Photography - 340 m
                  Columbia College, Chicago
                • Printers Row - 400 m
                  57 West Polk St, Chicago
                • Willow Creek Chicago - 480 m
                  Auditorium Theatre, Michigan Ave. at Congress Parkway, Chicago
                • The Loop - 290 m
                  701 South State State, Chicago
                • Dearborn Station - 390 m
                  47 West Polk St, Chicago
                • Auditorium Theatre - 480 m
                  50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago

                Restaurants nearby

                • Brasserie by LM - 30 m

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

                  54% likes this, based on 97 reviews
                  Cuisine: French
                  Price Range: CAD 16 - CAD 43

                • Kitty O'Sheas - 110 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

                • Mercat a la Planxa - 180 m

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

                  76% likes this, based on 306 reviews
                  Cuisine: Spanish
                  Price Range: CAD 43 - CAD 68

                • Savoy Restaurant & Grill - 30 m

                  Address: 800 South Michigan Avenue
                  Phone: 312 939 1467

                  Cuisine: American

                • Oysy - 100 m

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

                  68% likes this, based on 115 reviews
                  Cuisine: Japanese
                  Price Range: CAD 28 - CAD 40

                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 Chicago'S Essex Inn Chicago location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Chicago
                  900 m
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Van Buren Street Station
                  700 m
                Underground stations
                • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                  800 m
                • Bus stop
                  100 m
                Restaurants
                • Brasserie by LM (cuisine: French)
                  30 m
                • Savoy Restaurant & Grill (cuisine: American)
                  30 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