Chicago'S Essex Inn

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

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 60 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

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

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gay friendly
  • Eco friendly
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

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

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

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. 

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  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • 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  3 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  15
                • Number of rooms:
                  254

                Chicago'S Essex Inn Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • Auditorium Theatre - 400 m

                Places of interest

                • Dearborn Station - 400 m

                Shopping areas

                • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies - 200 m

                Monuments and Landmarks

                • Dearborn Station - 300 m

                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

                • Grant Park - 200 m
                • Burnham Park - 200 m

                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: GBP 9 - GBP 24

                • 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: GBP 0 - GBP 15

                • 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: GBP 24 - GBP 39

                • 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: GBP 16 - GBP 23

                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • 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  3 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  15
                • Number of rooms:
                  254