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The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

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All reviewstrader joe's across the streetloft suitemedia roomgreat locationfiltered waterboutique hotelturn down servicemini barbath productsturndown servicewet barmichigan avenuestreet noisemagnificent milebed was very comfortablelove this hotelriver north
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

My wife and I like to take an occasional overnight in the city. We love the James hotel and have stayed here several times. It's got a great contemporary vibe. The rooms are quite chic and the beds very comfortable. MAny rooms have a sort...More

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Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 16 August 2015

Dear 1_9liters, Thank you for your great review. We really appreciate you feedback and I am glad you enjoyed your room. I am looking forward to see you very soon! Thank you again, Stephen Blackford

Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Spending 4 nights at the James hotel. Love the location. Close to bus stop, trains and 1 block from Michigan Ave. I've stayed at a few James hotels and love the artsy boutique vibe. Amazing beds and linens really are stand out and comparable to...More

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Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 16 August 2015

Dear TravelAgentDW, Thank you for your great review. I'm happy to see that you had wonderful stay. I am so glad you enjoyed our location , room and especially the service and friendliness of my team .I will be certain to pass along all your...More

Reviewed 13 August 2015

My family and I stayed at The James Chicago in September 2014. I have nothing but positive things to say about this hotel. From the moment we arrived until we checked out we had a pleasant experience. We were in Chicago for a family birthday...More

Thank Stuart K
Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 16 August 2015

Thank you for your great review. I'm happy to see you enjoyed your stay and I appreciate your comments about our staff. We are very proud of our service and do all we can to make our guests stay memorable. I'm looking forward to welcome...More

Reviewed 12 August 2015

My family just returned from a 2-night stay at The James. Very nice hotel with friendly staff. Our two double bed room was very clean & comfortable. We had a view of the back of Pizzaria Due but it seemed to eliminate a lot of...More

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Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 16 August 2015

Dear AmandaCurtis, Thank you for the great review. It is nice that we provided you with excellent service and you had everything you need at the James. I’m looking forward to welcome you back. Thank you again, Stephen Blackford

Reviewed 11 August 2015

Great hotel, excellent staff. The service at the hotel was fantastic, they never missed a beat. The location is fantastic. My wife and I stayed in a apartment suite and thought the layout was good (I felt it was worth it to splurge on the...More

Thank Alex G
Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 11 August 2015

Dear Alex G, Many thanks for staying with us and providing us with the additional feedback.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....More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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US$122 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#16 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#26 Business Hotel in Chicago
#28 Family Hotel in Chicago
#34 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
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Price range
US$122 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#16 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#26 Business Hotel in Chicago
#28 Family Hotel in Chicago
#34 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
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30 October 2017|
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Response from 1bunbun | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I can’t answer this question, I have no clue as I didn’t use this service!
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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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bdu
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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