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    The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

    55 East Ontario, Corner of Rush and Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
    (312) 337-1000
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    Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

    Have stayed at The James multiple times over the past eight years whenever I'm in Chicago. Love the unbeatable location just a block off Michigan Avenue. Walking distance to Oak Street Beach and Navy Pier. Staff always top notch looking to help. High end fitness...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 25 September 2015

    Dear WoodburyKid, Thank you for your great review. I'm happy to see that you had wonderful stay. It is nice that you took advantage of our location and you enjoyed your room. I'm looking forward to welcome you back. Thank you again, Stephen Blackford

    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    I loved the St. James hotel! Excellent location - very close to shopping, main attractions, transit and great food. Hotel has a really unique lobby and good customer service with a very decent gym. The hotel restaurant has great breakfast/brunch, The only reason I would...More

    Thank Nav S
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 25 September 2015

    Dear Nav S, Thank you for your review. It is nice that you took advantage of our location and you enjoyed your room. Also, I am happy to hear you enjoyed the customer service provided at our hotel. I'm looking forward to welcome you back....More

    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    My husband and I celebrated our first wedding anniversary recently at the James and we had the best time! The Staff was extremely attentive, the food is AWESOME, the room was really lovely and the bed was the most comfortable bed we have ever slept...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 25 September 2015

    Dear 51debc, Thank you for your great review. I’m happy to see that you had wonderful stay. It is nice that we provided you with excellent service and you had everything you need at the James! I look forward to meet you in person and...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2015

    For our family reunion this summer, several families stayed at the James and we held a couple of events in a penthouse suite. Staff was very helpful in setting up room reservations, prepping the penthouse suite and simply taking care of us. We used the...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 25 September 2015

    Dear Cmford926, Thank you for your great review. I'm happy to see that you had wonderful stay. It is nice that you took advantage of our location and you enjoyed your room. I'm looking forward to welcome you back. Thank you again, Stephen Blackford

    Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

    For the amount of money, you would expect more than a folding table and 2 plastic stackable chairs. Husband in meetings all day and I had planned to relax and get caught up on some reading but just had a plastic chair to sit in....More

    Thank Cindy G
    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 26 September 2015

    Dear Cindy G, Thank you so much for your review. I appreciate your opinion on our rooms and hopefully during our next renovation that will be something we can improve as well. It is nice that we provided you with excellent service. I'm looking forward...More

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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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