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The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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An urban hub on the Magnificent Mile and one of Chicago's most celebrated boutique hotels, The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile is a sophisticated nod to Windy City culture. It continues to garner buzz and accolades through its casually sophisticated blend of warmly modern design, intuitive service and thoughtful touches. Enjoy convenience at your fingertips with The James Hotels Mobile App and in-room tablet powered by KEYPR offering a seamless way to discover our amenities and services. Experience locally-inspired, seasonal dishes - morning, noon and night at The James Kitchen + Bar. Also featured at The James is The Gym, open 24-hours, The Spa by ASHA, 7,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space, as well as rotating artwork from local, national and international artists.
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Safe
Boutique
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The James is a perfect located hotel In the centre (nearby the Magnificant Mile) with clean and big rooms. The interior of the room is modern. Friendly staff and a free drink at the end of the day on Sunday.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks for the nice stay; room had all we needed and especially appreciated the kettle for our tea! Previous Comments about noise level may be unwarranted, we had a “City View” room. Normal downtown city noise expected and seemed fine. Enjoyed complimentary wine and cheese...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at The James hotel for three nights in October during our first trip to Chicago. The room was clean and generously sized (especially for a city hotel). The hotel is situated in a great location, both the walk across to Navy Pier and...More

Thank rachaellr88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the greeting at the door to the friendly staff. WOW!! Loved the art work, the friendly staff, and the free coffee. The weather was COLD for my South Texas self, but the staff offered plenty of suggestions. The location couldn't have been better. Not...More

Thank alva g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't think of any negative remarks about The James for our 3-night stay. The double room was nice, comfortable and clean. Comfy clean bathrooms, nicely working shower, enough storage. Service was spot on, room maintenance impeccable. Even elevators came quickly. :) The decor, appealing...More

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Sherri M
13 August 2018|
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Response from pauleA7615PA | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure there is and I'll bet it's expensive, but we did not drive.
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janeyjane70
30 April 2018|
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Response from johnbV5467KB | Reviewed this property |
There was not a coffee maker in the room, but there was an electric hot water kettle in our king apartment room. They provided instant Starbucks coffee packets and tea packets.
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ebalas126
27 February 2018|
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Response from Dave E | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure best to ring the hotel directly
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Room Tips
"Don't bring shampoo and conditioner. The hotel offers full size great products. The room has full wifi..."
592alvag
3 weeks ago
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"Room 421 was quite and offered no real view, but nice!"
gdcwilliston
3 Oct 2018
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"The inside rooms although they don’t have a view they make a better sleep experience "
tamayomanuel
30 Sep 2018
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"too soft pillows."
mark201809
28 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$150 - US$399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesIllinoisChicago
NUMBER OF ROOMS
297
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