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    The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago

    521 North Rush Street, at Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-3646
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    05/06/2017 06/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$ 905
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          Overview
          • Excellent66%
          • Very good24%
          • Average8%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
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          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
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          Rooftop Terrace
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          4.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Rooms are nice, spacious, clean, and quiet. There's a nice lobby atmosphere and the front desk staff is friendly. The bathroom is large and nicely split between toilet and shower space. I loved the large, crisp towels and the soft bathrobe. In-room dining food was...More

          Thank MN_Global
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          The Gwen hotel is a really nice property. It would be nice if elevator from street level to lobby would continue on the hotel rooms. The TV in the room was huge like 60 inch. Besides the elevator issue it would be nice if there...More

          Thank llmann777
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We are SPG loyalists and have stayed at their properties all over the world (mostly Luxury Collection and W). Luxury Collection properties are our first choice, so we were excited to see that one of these was in Chicago. The Gwen is newly-renovated and is...More

          Thank Michael_SD
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Our stay in this well located , and beautifully appointed hotel was saved by one front desk employee , who seemed the only one on staff who genuinely cared about customer service , and followed up on things we wanted to do . He also...More

          2  Thank linuchka
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Stayed overnight for a recent business trip, the hotel is very nice. The staff was very helpful and friendly. My only issue is that the room temperature setting is designed to turn off if there is no motion during the night making the room hot.

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room Service
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 230 - US$ 690 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #16 Business Hotel in Chicago
          • #17 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
          • #21 Family Hotel in Chicago
          • #66 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 300
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Illinois >
          • Chicago >
          • Magnificent Mile / Near North Side
          • Also Known As
          • Conrad Chicago Hotel Chicago ,
          • Chicago Conrad
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          Traveller (49)
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          Bathroom (11)
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          place to go. It’s busy, energetic, and packed with
          shoppers. You'll also find hundreds of restaurants and
          dozens of hotels, all on the mid- to high-end scale.
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          Christine P
          Is the property family friendly? We are planning a 6-7 night stay with our three year old boy.
          2 May 2017|
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          Response from Leah D | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, I think it is. I saw other small children there as well. It does seem geared more toward couples and business professionals but it's also very friendly, and in a great location next to shopping and restaurants.
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          Are the terraces private?
          16 March 2017|
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          Response from 16familyof5 | Reviewed this property |
          Like the others in the thread, our room did not have a terrace. There was an open air enclosed terrace just off the check-in and bar area, but closed during winter.
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          Julia H
          Please note that I have asked for my review"Beware" ( posted 2x by TripAdvisor) to be removed I apologize to The Gwen as my problem was not their fault The issue concerns Expedia We did visit The Gwen patio and food/ service and ambience were excellent Beautiful renovation
          26 July 2016|
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