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    The James Chicago-Magnificent Mile

    55 East Ontario, Corner of Rush and Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611-2727
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    Reviewed 28 June 2015

    A classy hotel well located to major attractions. Walking distance to most. Excel lent service, great staff. We walked to several major attractions but there were also excellent variety of restaurant options close by.More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 1 July 2015

    Dear 424judithc , Thank you for your great review. I’m happy to see that you had a wonderful stay. 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....More

    Reviewed 25 June 2015

    Stayed for one evening while passing through the city, room was very clean and the staff was informative and friendly. We enjoyed the boutique style of the room and the nice selection of toiletries! We had a studio and it was the perfect size for...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 1 July 2015

    Dear Kristen M, Many thanks for staying with us and providing us with the additional feedback. I am so happy to see that you had such a fantastic experience here with us. It is nice that you took advantage of our location and you enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

    One block off of Michigan Ave/Million Dollar Mile. Minutes away from great restaurants and fabulous shopping. Rooms are moderately sized, minimalistic, and totally functional. Some road noise to deal with, but this is in the heart of the city. Also has a spa and gym...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 1 July 2015

    Dear AtlantaLadybugBarb, Thank you for your great review. I'm happy to see that you had wonderful stay. It is nice that you took advantage of our location and you enjoyed your room. I'm looking forward to welcome you back. Thank you, Stephen Blackford

    Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here three nights with my husband - conveniently located just off the Magnificent Mile it was easy to get pretty much anywhere. The room was very modern and clean. Didn't need to bring shampoo, conditioner, or body wash as all were provided and were...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 23 June 2015

    Dear Nicole K, We are so happy to see that you had such a fantastic experience here with us . 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...More

    Reviewed 22 June 2015

    Our hotel rooms were very clean and comfortable. The staff was accommodating to our requests for extra pillows and maid service. Everyone was pleasant. In addition, we had the 'classic breakfast' included - it was delicious and was much more food than expected. We had...More

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    Response from TheJamesChiGM, General Manager at The James Chicago-Magnificent MileResponded 23 June 2015

    Dear mlnshh, Many thanks for staying with us and providing us with the additional feedback. I am truly sorry to hear you were not able to relax and enjoy your stay with us due to the noise from sirens. I hope you will allow us...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$168 - US$421 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
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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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    23 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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    Response from TheJamesChiGM | Property representative |
    The swimming pool will still be available in the hotel next door and as long as your are guests of The James and you present your key cards you will be given full access to the pool.
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