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    The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

    520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605-1602
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          US$388
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          Overview
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          • Very good28%
          • Average30%
          • Poor15%
          • Terrible16%
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          Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

          Dated we had reservations for 3 people and they gave us 1 bed.no.bath towels in room closet door would.not.latch and kept coming open we had fun despite the disappointing room. $200 way to much. Very close to the L train so if you are a...More

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          Reviewed 8 July 2015

          we stayed here so we could attend the Blackhawks parade. We were given a room on the 14 th floor with a view of buckingham fountain, Michigan ave, and Lake Michigan. Our room was totally updated with new carpet, tv and bedding. This was a...More

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          Reviewed 8 July 2015

          We stayed at the Congress Plaza Hotel when in Chicago for the Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary shows at Soldier Field. It was perfect for our needs. Because it was cheap and based on other reviews, we knew it wasn't going to be fancy, but it...More

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          Reviewed 8 July 2015

          No where else downtown will you find such a great location at this price. Room was older and showed it's age well, but it was clean. If your looking for modern you won't get that here. While everywhere else close downtown was charging $550+ for...More

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          Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

          Rooms are extremely dark, humid and old. Mine didn't even have a window ( it had one but it was locked since the room face a wall...that's right: it faced a wall!). Not even a tiny bathroom window and the smell of humidity and disinfectant...More

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          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • Meeting Rooms
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          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
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          • Restaurant
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          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
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          • US$122 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 851
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          ChrisandCarol F
          What's the best way to get to Wrigley from your Hotel and how long does it take?
          21 May 2017|
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          Response from Kimberly S | Reviewed this property |
          This hotel is about a 15-20 minute cab ride from Wrigley Field. You can take a cab or for $2.25 you can catch the Red Line which is about four blocks from the hotel.
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          awalters2006
          Are the non-smoking rooms the only rooms that have been renovated?
          8 May 2017|
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          Response from shaq735 | Property representative |
          yes we have renovated 500 rooms out of 870 rooms all non smoking
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          saradurban
          i booked this hotel about 2 months ago for a stay in may 2017.at the time most of the reviews were very favourable i see now that you have a number of unfavourable reviews .especially about old rooms and poor cleanliness.i was under the impression that the rooms are very clean and updated recently .i am attending a medical meeting at the mccormink convention centre. all i need is a clean room and bathroom .what assurance do i have that i will get this .should i start looking for another hotel ?
          21 April 2017|
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          Response from congressplazahotel | Property representative |
          Good morning, Please feel free to call 312-427-3800 ext. 5071 and we will be sure to block a newly renovated room for you. Be sure to ask for Stephanie Navarrete.
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          "Nearly every room except those on front side have a view of an internal fire escape"
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          "Choose the B&B special. The breakfast buffet is definitely worth the $10 extra per person."
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          "specify updated room"
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          "Ask for a lake view but be prepared to pay for it."
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