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    The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

    55 East Ontario, Corner of Rush and Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
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    Reviewed 23 September 2014

    I cannot say enough good things about the staff at The James. The bellman who carried my bag in from the taxi glanced at the luggage tag so he could call me by name. Too bad for him that I share my bag with my...More

    Thank JKHEBoston
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 28 September 2014

    Dear JKHEBoston, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. I truly appreciate you for taking the time to give candid feedback of what you enjoyed during your visit. I am proud that our comfortable...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2014 via mobile

    I had a double room for seven nights. The finishes are worn and this particular room felt a little like a dorm room. Shower didn't drain, toilet required multiple flushes. Ceiling had been patched and painted with different shade of white. Art above toilet (of...More

    Thank C. Sean H
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 30 September 2014

    Dear C. Sean H, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent experience with us at The James. I am pleased to hear that service provided by our Concierge team Bellmen was excellent, as we take pride in delivering the best service...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2014

    The James is a beautiful modern, clean hotel with very friendly helpful staff. Our first time in Chicago, hopefully not our last and we would definitely stay here again. My only criticism would be the washbasin in the bathroom, although very modern was totally impractical...More

    Thank Joyce D
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 25 September 2014

    Dear Joyce D, Many thanks for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. I am delighted that our friendly staff, modern furnishing and central location made your visit a great one. Furthermore, I always enjoy hearing constructive...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2014

    My second time at this hotel. Had to come here for work. The staff always makes me feel important and like a million bucks! I love the atmosphere, location and friendliness. I hope to be back next year!More

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    Thank Marie G
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 25 September 2014

    Dear Marie G, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago. It is wonderful to hear that you felt treated like royalty during your most recent stay, largely attributed to the service provided by our...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2014

    The entire stay at the James was perfect. From the friendly staff to the beautifully deigned lobby and rooms, walkable location in the heart of the city to the cleanliness of the facilities. The main draw is how spacious the room was, almost like a...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, Directeur général at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 25 September 2014

    Dear Bing375, Many thanks for taking the time to share about your recent stay with us at The James Chicago! It is with great pleasure that i read your comment and am thrilled to hear you enjoyed the location of our Hotel, expansive layout of...More

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    • US$ 166 - US$ 416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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    Awaz J
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from WoodburyKid | Reviewed this property |
    I would say it's not anti kid, but it's definitely an adult environment. Other than taking out the bikes there's probably not a lot of kid activities.
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    24 July 2017|
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    Response from Andrea K | Reviewed this property |
    I agree on taking the Blue line - that's the most affordable. You could always grab a cab once you are downtown. Otherwise, the taxi/Uber/Lyft, etc. all end up costing about the same ($35-40). Shuttle services will charge... More
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    Response from TheJamesChiGM | Property representative |
    The swimming pool will still be available in the hotel next door and as long as your are guests of The James and you present your key cards you will be given full access to the pool.
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    "Higher floors may have better views and more quiet. Busy street noise."
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