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Palmer House A Hilton Hotel

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17 East Monroe Street Box 75845, Chicago, IL 60603-5608 See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today

The hotel was centrally located for everything you want to do in Chicago. While the room was on the smaller side it had everything we needed. The room was also very quiet and I could not hear any noise from the street below. Even though...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

We arrived finding the lobby on the second floor. The ceiling is several stories high and so decorated you starring at it for several minutes. The Front desk was as good as you will find. They have the electronic door system that makes access very...More

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Response from Alhaji A, Manager at Palmer House A Hilton HotelResponded 19 July 2018

Hello TomA15, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Palmer House! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed experiencing the atmosphere of our historic hotel. We specialize in outstanding customer service and our goal is an all-around positive guest...More

Reviewed today

This is my second stay. If you enjoy a hotel with a grand entrance, small rooms, terrible HVAC, no refrigerator and no coffee maker in your room then this is for you. Otherwise, stay away. I stayed ten nights. After the hotel workers went on...More

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Reviewed yesterday

My two boys (ages 4 & 8) joined my sister at Palmer House while she was in town for a conference. We were initially greeted by the hotel workers striking out front. I am all for them fighting for what’s fair, but the snare drums...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Some might say that this hotel looks like the one in American Horror Story but I say that it is just magical. The building is located in the perfect area of downtown, many things are walking distance and staff is extremely helpful and hospitable. Is...More

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Description
North America’s most established hotel, the Palmer House Hilton first opened its doors in 1871 and has remained the place to "see and be seen" in downtown Chicago. We continue evolving to serve you with the ...More latest conveniences and comforts in meetings, accommodations and dining - a hip and historic blend of modern nuances and Chicago cultural significance. Whether you’re holding a gala in the famed Empire Room or an intimate gathering in one of our hospitality suites, your event is sure to be a success. Here, you’ll be the host in the Chicago hotel that’s been the venue of choice for celebrities, politicians, and royalty for more than a century.When you come to the Palmer House Hilton, you don’t just stay here. You live here—even if it’s only for a night. That’s why all of our guest rooms and suites have just the right touches to make you feel right at home. You’ll sleep well on our Hilton Serenity Dream bed featuring a plush top mattress and crisp linens, lathering up with Peter Thomas Roth bath products, perceptual service and a full host of amenities to keeping you connected – from flat screen HD televisions, wired and wireless high-speed internet to alarm clocks with auxiliary ports, you’ll find everything you need to rest easy. Lockwood Restaurant, your Farm to Fork, AAA 4 Diamond destination open for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as afternoon tea. The Lobby Bar at Lockwood is a favorite for locals and travelers alike for craft beers and craft cocktails with Palmer House private reserves and labels. Potter’s is the hip spot to enjoy a retro mix of perfectly poured libations and delectable light fare while reminiscing about the hotel’s history. The hotel is walking distance to the Blue Line and the Orange Line “L” stations for quick transport to O’Hare International Airport and Midway Airport, respectively. The Palmer House Hilton is steps to all the action along State Street including Macy’s, Nordstrom Rack, American Apparel, H&M, Block 37 Mall and the Chicago Theatre. The hotel is also a short walk to The Art Institute, Joffrey Ballet, Cadillac Theatre, Jeweler’s Row, Millennium Park, John G. Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum and Adler Planetarium. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Hotel Style
Spa
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Onsen
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Family
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Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
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Onsen
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Family
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Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
1,640
Price range
US$ 125 - US$ 638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Palmer House Hilton Hotel Chicago
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Hilton Hotel Chicago
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Hilton Hotel Palmer
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Palmer House Chicago
,
Chicago Palmer House Hilton
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Palmer House Hilton Chicago
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Palmer Hilton House
,
Hilton Chicago
,
Chicago Hilton
Location
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Onsen
,
Family
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
1,640
Price range
US$ 125 - US$ 638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Palmer House Hilton Hotel Chicago
,
Hilton Hotel Chicago
,
Hilton Hotel Palmer
,
Palmer House Chicago
,
Chicago Palmer House Hilton
,
Palmer House Hilton Chicago
,
Palmer Hilton House
,
Hilton Chicago
,
Chicago Hilton
Location
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
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Room & Suite (1,071)
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Amenities (52)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (41)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Nearby
Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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Barbara Dejon S
2 September 2018|
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Response from JimLoomis3 | Reviewed this property |
I've probably stayed at the Palmer House two dozen times over the years and I can't ever remember finding myself in a room with a great view. The hotel is surrounded by other high-rise buildings, so my guess is there really... More
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hardass84
22 August 2018|
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Response from AlhajiA8 | Property representative |
There are different options available. You can pre-purchase and park below the hotel (keep in mind the spaces available in this option are rumored to be "tight" and it is sometimes difficult to park). Our recommended garage... More
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Mary1VA
8 August 2018|
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Response from JimLoomis3 | Reviewed this property |
0 Votes I would book by phone--calling the hotel direct, not Hilton's reservations line-- and speak directly to a reservations clerk on the property. Be sure to get his/her name. Done that way, I'd feel confident that you'll... More
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