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    The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

    520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-1602
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          US$156
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          • Very good28%
          • Average32%
          • Poor15%
          • Terrible16%
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          Reviewed yesterday

          We specifically wanted to visit the Chicago Art Institute, and this hotel was convenient, with easy walking distance to most of what we wanted to see, but don't be afraid to ride the El or take the bus. It's also very convenient. Our room was...More

          Thank Amy C
          Reviewed yesterday

          We stayed here for 2 nights June 10 & 11 and had a nice view of the fountain across the street from the 13th floor. The parking wasnt the greatest as we had to park in the parking ramp and walk clear around the building,...More

          Thank WebZilla
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Even if you don't stay here it's worth visiting. The lobby is impressive and the Golden Dining Hall is spectacular (see photo). The room was large and clean. Its a very old building, so don't look for updates. Whatever few amenities it lacks is made...More

          Thank bhons21
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          I've stayed in several hotels along this part of South Michigan Avenue, and so far this is by far the nicest for the price. Lots of vintage and atmospheric touches everywhere, especially in the lobby area. I was pleasantly surprised to find that my "regular"...More

          Thank cathybirdlady
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          I think this hotel is a great value. Some bits are a bit outdated, but the location and price cover a multitude of sins. I like the classic and modern elements blended together. All staff members I interacted with were very friendly.

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

          Thank you for your feedback, we look forward to the opportunity to host you for a future stay!

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          • US$118 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Christine M
          Hi there, I'm just wondering if you had any trouble requesting this specific room (441)? My friend and I are trying to request it and the hotel staff said they dont assign rooms until the day of. We are requesting it on a Monday so I'm hoping that will increase our chances of getting it. Thanks! --Christine
          7 June 2017|
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          Response from congressplazahotel | Property representative |
          Good morning Christine, We usually don't take room requests when its a full house in the hotel. I blocked your room for this coming Monday, June 12, 2017 so no one else can take this room. Early check in is available at... More
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          Ysanne J
          What is your check in age policy?
          4 June 2017|
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          Response from congressplazahotel | Property representative |
          Good morning Ysanne, The age policy for checking in will be 18 years+ with a valid state ID.
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          Lexie S
          Hi! I booked this hotel for the weekend of Lollapalooza and was very excited based on its proximity to Grant Park and the good reviews. Unfortunately, after looking at reviews again I found that there are a many negative reviews on the old rooms and am disappointed that I cannot be guaranteed a clean, updated room like the ones that are advertised. Is there anything that I can do to make sure that I am in one of the newer rooms?
          29 May 2017|
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          Response from congressplazahotel | Property representative |
          Good morning Lexie, We can definitely make sure you have a newly renovated clean room for your stay here during lollapalooza. Feel free to call me at 312-427-3800 ext. 5071. I'll not be in the office Tuesday, May 30th so... More
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