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The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

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520 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-1602 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent 2 nights. This is a grand old lady type of hotel-the lobby is beautiful. The positives-great location, nice size room with comfortable beds, loved the shower/tub with sliding glass door (no gross curtain!) and great water pressure. The only negative is the bathroom...More

Thank Jody E
Reviewed 2 days ago

The location of the hotel is great, the Valet Steve was AMAZING! Too bad the rest of the hotel was so lacking. Desk clerks at Check in were rude! The room was clearly old, which would have been fine if it had been maintained, it...More

Thank Mury1
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was pleasantly surprised at how modern the room was, despite the age of the hotel. The location is perfect and easily accessible, and I greatly appreciated being able to park in the garage right next to the hotel. Minimal outlets in the room, and...More

Thank architectsarah
Response from congressplazahotel, Public Relations Manager at The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention CenterResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel. I appreciate your feedback and will definitely bring your comments up to our management team. Hope to have you back for a future stay!

Reviewed 3 days ago

A great deal of money and effort have been applied to upgrade this older hotel. The results are spectacular. Location is excellent, just across Congress Street from the historic 4000 seat Auditorium Theater, home to Joffery Ballet, touring Broadway shows, and much more. A short...More

Thank Stan Z
Response from congressplazahotel, Public Relations Manager at The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention CenterResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for choosing The Congress Plaza Hotel, we are delighted to hear your visit to Chicago was nothing short from exceptional. We look forward to hosting you for a future stay!

Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel allowed for free cancellation almost to the point of our stay, which was perhaps our primary reason for choosing it. Chicago downtown hotels are not inexpensive, and this one came in as one of the cheapest around The Loop. At the end of...More

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Response from congressplazahotel, Public Relations Manager at The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention CenterResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am deeply troubled to hear about your experience at our hotel. We are currently going through renovation in our rooms and are trying to get to each and every one of them as soon...More

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Description
Step inside and experience an extraordinary piece of living history during your next visit to downtown Chicago at the Congress Plaza Hotel. This "Landmark of Chicago Hospitality" has delighted business and More leisure travelers for over a century. Guests at the Congress Plaza Hotel can explore art institute, millenium park, buckingham fountain, magnificent mile,museum campus all with in walking distance just by stepping outside our front doors. Situated adjacent to Grant Park, our 14-story property is located along Michigan Avenue, providing unlimited access to the city's finest retail stores, the bustling business district and Chicago attractions. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
851
Price range
US$91 - US$270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Congress Plaza Chicago
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Hotel Congress Plaza
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Congress Hotel Chicago
,
Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago
Location
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
851
Price range
US$91 - US$270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Congress Plaza Chicago
,
Hotel Congress Plaza
,
Congress Hotel Chicago
,
Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago
Location
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
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Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
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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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JaneClarkAust
22 August 2018|
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Michael F
7 August 2018|
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Response from Katie K | Reviewed this property |
Maybe 1/3 of a mile. We passed the sign a few times. Have fun!
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29 July 2018|
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Room Tips
"Ask for a room that faces the lake."
myles_of_smiles
3 days ago
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"If you are a light sleeper - get an inside room"
susanhB442PD
1 week ago
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"I would give this hotel a 0 out of 10."
courttneyrichardson
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"Get a room that faces the lake"
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