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Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Embassy suites in one word is fantastic for enjoying a perfect Suite. Every room has two sections contain one Drawing cum study place and one bed room. well maintained and sophisticated. I was served complimentary drink and snacks from 5.30 PM to 7.30 PM. I am not sure whether they serve it for all the time or not. My room...

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Central Illinois
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This hotel is definitely showing its age. On the day I arrived, there was construction work going on inside. Since all the rooms are arranged around an atrium, there was no unaffected area. The free morning breakfast was nice, except for the long lines. It's a relatively safe environment, which is evident by the number of families that stay here....

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GnrlMgr511, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us in regards to your most recent stay. We understand that there are many options when selecting a hotel in downtown Chicago and we are very appreciative that you chose to stay with us. It is our goal to ensure that all of our guests have a...

Wisconsin
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Wow! What a fantastic check-in experience during a busy Sunday. I appreciate the kind and friendly hospitality. Workout facilities and the pool/whirlpool are so nice, especially after a long day. The sauna seemed to take quite a bit to warm up, but maybe it was operator error ;) I doubt I would stay here again as a business traveler, however...

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GnrlMgr511, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are honored to have your recommendation for tourists and family travelers. Should your travels bring you back to Chicago we look forward to serving you again.

Lake Charles, United States
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Wonderful experience and perfect location. We were in town for a wedding (paid a wedding room block rate which was lower than the advertised room rate). The hotel was clean, staff was friendly, and the location was great. We ran down the lakefront to Lincoln Park Zoo, I highly recommend!

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Nashville, Michigan
Reviewed 14 December 2015

We took our family for a weekend in Chicago for our 50th wedding anniversary and the staff was very friendly and helpful at all times. Dinah, who checked us in was so nice and she made sure we received the best care. She had the staff bring us a bottle of champagne and chocolate covered strawberries as a gift from...

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Marengo, Illinois
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed 2 night, Friday and Saturday night for a family weekend in the city. 2 adults and 3 teenage boys. Roomy one bedroom suite with 2 beds and a pullout in the living room. Plenty of extra pillows and linens in the room. One bathroom with an additional sink in the bedroom. Also came with a mini fridge and microwave....

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Cumming, United States
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Great spot for a romantic weekend getaway in walking distance to everything! The breakfast was excellent and the evening reception was perfect to grab a little snack before dinner. Staff was always going above and beyond!!

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Vancouver, WA, United States
Reviewed 9 December 2015

We had a great experience at this property except for the $42 per night parking fees and weak internet connection. However, the complimentary breakfast is fantastic, the rooms are very nice and the whole atmosphere is quite enjoyable. Location to Navy Pier, shopping and entertainment is superior.

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South Haven, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Our stay at the Embassy Suites was very good. The hotel is at a great location, and is a very good value. The lobby/breakfast area is attractive and up-to-date. Breakfast was good. Some noise from the atrium area early in the morning for some of my party sleeping on the fold-out couch.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Very comfortable accommodations - clean and spacious room with a pretty decent view. Convienant location for shopping and restaurants. Parking is right under the hotel (though it's about $40 per night fyi). It is annoying that you can't get free wifi unless your an HHhonors member.

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Streeterville
Streeterville is where visitors head for play at Navy Pier, a pseudo amusement park and development of restaurants, shops, rides, and other activities. You’ll find lots of action and excitement on the docks. Along the pier, you’ll see the statue of the captain for whom Streeterville is named. While you enjoy your fair share of sightseeing at the pier, you can also visit other popular attractions there such as the Chicago Children’s Museum and the Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Off the pier you’ll find more restaurants from low-cost pubs to high-end establishments. Arts and culture aficionados should be sure not to miss the Museum of Contemporary Art.
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile (formerly Lakefront) hotel is located just 2 blocks from Chicago's Navy Pier and the Magnificent Mile Michigan Ave Shopping! This downtown Chicago hotel is within walking distance to many Chicago attractions such as Millennium Park, Water Tower Place and the Hancock Observatory. Our location and amenities make the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile an ideal choice for the business or leisure traveler! Guests of the hotel stay in a upscale spacious two-room suite complete with a refrigerator, microwave oven and flexible work/dining space. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

Address: 511 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60611-5590
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Streeterville , Near North Side
Price Range: ₹ 11,846 - ₹ 30,236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile 3.5*
Number of rooms: 455
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Also Known As:
Embassy Suites Chicago
Embassy Downtown Lakefront Suites
Chicago Embassy Suites
Hotel Style:
#48 Business Hotel in Chicago
#56 Family Hotel in Chicago
#61 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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“We asked for a lake view when booking and that is what we got.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanJ845, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms far away from elevators are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles GMan565, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Take the train into town and avoid the crazy parking fees”
 of 5 bubbles tlhab, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Always get a corner suite. They are more spacious and more private. Also the higher the floor, less noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Treese734, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Only one elevator bank so rooms close to the elevators are very noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles montanagenius, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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