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W Chicago - Lakeshore

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#103 of 197 Hotels in Chicago
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W Chicago - Lakeshore is the closest hotel in Chicago, Illinois to Navy Pier with stunning views of Lake Michigan and Ohio Street beach. The property is just 3 blocks from the Magnificent Mile with world class shopping and restaurants. We offer a fab Italian Mediterranean dining option...
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644 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611-3017
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16.5 km to Midway Airport
63 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.6 km from Lake Michigan
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Reviewed 3 March 2016

The W had so much glass and chrome, I thought it was a throwback to the 80's. The hallways were so dark, it was hard to find your room. The room was ok, nothing special. There was no closet, just a drape where you could...More

Thank jodysibole
Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 4 March 2016

Hello jodysibole. Thank you for sharing your feedback on you recent stay with us!! I am thrilled you had a great stay. We value your feedback as it helps us improve what we do each day. Thank you, Sonia Villagomez

Reviewed 2 March 2016

We received a great price on this hotel, so for our annual Chicago trip, we decided this would work. However with a young child along this trip, this ended up not being a good fit. First it is quite a hike to Michigan Ave and...More

Thank Hawkeyegirl2007
Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 3 March 2016

Hello Hawkeyegirl2007. Thank you for sharing your review on your recent stay with us at W Chicago Lakeshore! I'm glad you liked your guest room and our spectacular views but disappointed that it did not work well for your stay when traveling with young children....More

Reviewed 1 March 2016

this hotel is excellent! the staff at the front desk is amazing - after check-in, they had sent up a small amenity to celebrate my birthday! what a wonderful little surprise! I can't remember the name of the woman but she was shorter with long...More

Thank Dan R
Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 3 March 2016

Hello and thank you Dan R I am thrilled you had a great stay and you found our service to be amazing. Happy birthday again and here's to future celebrations with us at W Chicago Lakeshore! Thanks again we look forward to having you back....More

Reviewed 29 February 2016

This was our first time staying at the W, but it won't be our last. The room was extremely nice with a million dollar view. The location is great and the amenities the hotel offered were first rate. A special thank you to Stephanie Weisman...More

Thank Fred B
Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 3 March 2016

Hello Fred B. Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent stay at W Chicago Lakeshore. I'm happy you had a wonderful stay overall and thanks for mentioning Stephanie, we are extremely lucky to have her on our team! Thanks again we look forward...More

Reviewed 29 February 2016

My husband and I stayed at the W Lakeshore last weekend for our anniversary. We had never stayed at a W Hotel before, so I wasn't sure what to expect, but apparently I set my expectations too high. While I didn't expect gold to be...More

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Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 3 March 2016

Hello Kristin H. I am extremely disappointed to learn of your experience. I can assure you this is not the norm and welcome an opportunity to connect with you, please accept my most sincere apologies. Please contact me direct at your earliest convenience as I...More

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US$189 - US$506 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Chicago
#25 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#47 Business Hotel in Chicago
#61 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#83 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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US$189 - US$506 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Chicago
#25 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#47 Business Hotel in Chicago
#61 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#83 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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Nearby
Streeterville
Streeterville is where visitors head for play at Navy
Pier, a pseudo amusement park and development of
restaurants, shops, rides, and other activities.
You’ll find lots of action and excitement on the
docks. Along the pier, you’ll see the statue of the
captain for whom Streeterville is named. While you
enjoy your fair share of sightseeing at the pier, you
can also visit other popular attractions there such as
...More
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Mallory R
7 July 2018|
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Response from mbdennis | Reviewed this property |
I did see dogs at the hotel. I don’t know what the cost for having a pet stay would be. There is some grass nearby but a small patch. There is a park when you go under lakeshore walking tunnel.
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MateoKennedy
29 June 2018|
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Response from mbdennis | Reviewed this property |
Yes we use Spot hero. We parked in a garage a block away that was half the cost. It was in a private building at 500 North Lakeshore.
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fn_trvlr
21 February 2018|
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Response from Sonia V | Property representative |
Hello. Our Extreme Wow Suite does have a double sided fireplace but all other guest rooms do not. We'll see you soon! Cheers, Sonia
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"Go for the lake view rooms"
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