Essex Inn Chicago

800 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, United States, 60605  show map
 3 stars
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Essex Inn Chicago

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Solarium

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Overview

The stylish Essex Inn Chicago is a 3-star property set next to Water Tower Place, Adler Planetarium and McCormick Place featuring a rooftop pool and a cocktail lounge. The hotel opened its doors in 1961 and was remodeled in 2012.

In the center of South Loop district with a beautiful view of Chicago. The distance between Chicago city center and the property is 1 km.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants and an aquarium.

LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) subway station is just 15 minutes from the hotel and a 5-minute walk takes guests to 1100 S Colum(Pedestrian Underpass) bus stop. A 15-minute drive will take you to Midway airport.

Rooms

Essex Inn Chicago is a property in Chicago that comes with 254 rooms and provides satellite TV, a living area, a writing desk, a dressing area and free Wi-Fi. Some rooms feature views over Millennium Park and Lake Michigan. The rooms come with a colorful décor along with comfortable wooden furniture.

Eat & Drink

Guests can try tea and coffee served in the lounge bar.

Services

Business facilities include a meeting room, a copy machine and a catering service to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

Leisure facilities feature a sundeck, an indoor swimming pool and an outdoor swimming pool. A gym and fitness center are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 60 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   15.  Number of rooms:   254.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Gay friendly
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Essex Inn Chicago Chicago location
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Hotel Address:

800 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, United States, 60605

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City Center
  • Chicago
    900 m
Airports
  • Midway (MDW)
    14.3km
  • Chicago O'hare International (ORD)
    26.1km
Train Stations
  • Van Buren Street Station
    600 m
  • LaSalle Street Station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    800 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Brasserie by LM (cuisine: French)
    10 m
  • Savoy Restaurant & Grill (cuisine: American, Seafood)
    10 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    1.1km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    15
  • Number of rooms:
    254

Rooms and availability

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    Room facilities
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      Bed type: Triple
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      Room facilities
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        Bed type: King Size bed
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          This suite features a sofa, tea/coffee maker and a refrigerator. There is a flat-screen cable TV as well.

          Room facilities
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            Bed type: Double Bed
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              This double room features a flat-screen TV for entertainment. It includes a refrigerator and tea/coffee maker as well.

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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Essex Inn Chicago Chicago location
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                Hotel Address:

                800 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, United States, 60605

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Chicago
                  900 m
                Airports
                • Midway (MDW)
                  14.3km
                • Chicago O'hare International (ORD)
                  26.1km
                Train Stations
                • Van Buren Street Station
                  600 m
                • LaSalle Street Station
                  900 m
                Underground stations
                • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                  800 m
                • Bus stop
                  100 m
                Restaurants
                • Brasserie by LM (cuisine: French)
                  10 m
                • Savoy Restaurant & Grill (cuisine: American, Seafood)
                  10 m
                Beaches
                • North Avenue Beach
                  1.1km
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  4 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  11 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  15
                • Number of rooms:
                  254

                Essex Inn Chicago Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                Places of interest

                • Dearborn Station - 400 m

                Museums

                • Bariff Shop For Judaica - 200 m
                • Museum of Contemporary Photography - 200 m
                • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies - 200 m
                • Bella Voce - 500 m
                • Chicago Music Alliance - 500 m
                • American Composers Forum - 500 m

                Parks

                Universities, Institutes

                • East-West University - 100 m
                • Television Dept - 200 m
                • Liberal Education - 200 m
                • Columbia College - 200 m
                • Center For Psychoanalytic - 200 m
                • Film and Video - 200 m
                • Undergraduate Admissions - 200 m
                • Columbia College Theatre Music - 200 m
                • Columbia College-Science/math - 200 m
                • Columbia College-Academic Comp - 200 m
                • English Department - 200 m
                • Music Department - 200 m
                • Management - 200 m
                • Brandeis University - 200 m
                • Community Film Workshop - 300 m
                • Columbia College-Radio Dept - 400 m
                • American Floral Art School - 400 m
                • Chicago College Prfrmng Arts - 500 m
                • Harrington Institute-Interior - 500 m
                • Roosevelt University - 500 m

                Local Attractions

                • Adler Planetarium - 1.5km
                  1300 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
                • James R. Thompson Center - 1.5km
                  100 W. Randolph St., Chicago
                • Lyric Opera of Chicago - 1.6km
                  Chicago, IL
                • Union Station - 1.5km
                  210 S. Canal Street, Chicago
                • Windy City DIvers - 1.5km
                  N.E. corner of Burnham Harbor, 1362 S. Linn White Dr, Chicago

                Near the hotelNear the hotel

                • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies - 260 m
                  610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
                • Museum of Contemporary Photography - 330 m
                  Columbia College, Chicago
                • Printers Row - 410 m
                  57 West Polk St, Chicago
                • Willow Creek Chicago - 480 m
                  Auditorium Theatre, Michigan Ave. at Congress Parkway, Chicago
                • The Loop - 300 m
                  701 South State State, Chicago
                • Dearborn Station - 400 m
                  47 West Polk St, Chicago
                • Auditorium Theatre - 470 m
                  50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago

                Restaurants Nearby

                • Brasserie by LM - 10 m

                  Address: 800 S Michigan Ave, Suite 2C
                  Phone: 3124311788

                  54% likes this, based on 97 reviews
                  Cuisine: French
                  Price Range: GBP 9 - GBP 24

                • Kitty O'Sheas - 100 m

                  Address: 720 S Michigan Ave
                  Phone: 312-922-4400

                  52% likes this, based on 204 reviews
                  Cuisine: Irish
                  Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 15

                • Oysy - 110 m

                  Address: 888 S Michigan Ave
                  Phone: (312) 922-1127

                  76% likes this, based on 129 reviews
                  Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese
                  Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 23

                • Savoy Restaurant & Grill - 10 m

                  Address: 800 South Michigan Avenue
                  Phone: 312 939 1467

                  Cuisine: American, Seafood

                • Mercat a la Planxa - 170 m

                  Address: 638 South Michigan Avenue
                  Phone: 312-765-0524

                  68% likes this, based on 292 reviews
                  Cuisine: Spanish
                  Price Range: GBP 23 - GBP 38

                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  4 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  11 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  15
                • Number of rooms:
                  254
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Essex Inn Chicago Chicago location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                800 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, United States, 60605

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Chicago
                  900 m
                Airports
                • Midway (MDW)
                  14.3km
                • Chicago O'hare International (ORD)
                  26.1km
                Train Stations
                • Van Buren Street Station
                  600 m
                • LaSalle Street Station
                  900 m
                Underground stations
                • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                  800 m
                • Bus stop
                  100 m
                Restaurants
                • Brasserie by LM (cuisine: French)
                  10 m
                • Savoy Restaurant & Grill (cuisine: American, Seafood)
                  10 m
                Beaches
                • North Avenue Beach
                  1.1km
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  4 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  11 am
                • Year renovated:
                  2012
                • Number of floors:
                  15
                • Number of rooms:
                  254