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    The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

    520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-1602
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          US$239
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          Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

          This is a great place on Michigan Ave central to everything you could want to do. Stayed two nights and no problems at all. Staff were friendly and courteous. Hotel is clean and busy. That said I was apprehensive going into our stay because of...More

          3  Thank Kent S
          Reviewed 17 July 2015

          The hotel is at a brilliant location right across from the Buckingham fountain at the grand park. But for the love of God, I cannot understand how the owners could let this historical place run down so badly? If you get in, it has a...More

          Thank Marcel H
          Reviewed 16 July 2015

          This hotel can certainly use a face lift. The rooms are small and very dated. There is no thermostat to control the temp. The towels were as old as the carpeting. You are paying for location which is close to everything. You are across from...More

          Thank Matt
          Reviewed 16 July 2015

          I am usually all in to stay at an old historic hotel and also not accustomed to 4 or 5 star hotels. Pros: + staff was exceptionally friendly and very helpful + wifi was quick & easy (i.e. when I couldn't get on, someone called...More

          Thank kimolita
          Reviewed 16 July 2015

          The hotel's location is amazing. Very close to the Art Museum, Field Museum, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, Downtown, and Michigan ave. The room was fairly clean, though showing its age. Interestingly the beds did not have fitted sheets, never seen that before. The majority of...More

          Thank Dan S
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          • US$122 - US$258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          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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          "If you are staying multiple days, go for the lake view, higher off the street. No noise and a beautiful view..."
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          "Our room was in the South Tower, so I'd book in there next time."
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