We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ambassador Chicago

1,708 reviews
#100 of 191 Hotels in Chicago
Save
Traveller (381)
Room & Suite (236)
Storyboard
Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pump room”(409 reviews)
“public hotel”(127 reviews)
“library bar”(74 reviews)
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from Ambassador Chicago
Special Price: 20% off room rate
Hotel deals
Rooms
4 Mar5 Mar
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$116.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Chicago hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "b5b5e6bff33a4bb3bf14168c66547ed7", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":87629,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[63260182],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":3,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":3,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":116,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"b5b5e6bff33a4bb3bf14168c66547ed7","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":116,"lowestMetaPrice":116,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":116,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":116,"lowestMetaPrice":116,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":116,"hotelName":"Ambassador Chicago","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImI1YjVlNmJmZjMzYTRiYjNiZjE0MTY4YzY2NTQ3ZWQ3IiwiQUlLIjoiMGVmMzljN2M4MDBkNGU4MWE2NDIwN2IwYmI0Zjk4NjMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/03/2018", "checkOut": "05/03/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$116", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"63260182":"IB_SabreHospitalitySolu_1Fv9i6k"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (1,708)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for Ambassador Chicago
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
1,617 results
Traveller rating
747
433
260
112
65
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
747
433
260
112
65
Show reviews that mention
All reviewspump roompublic hotellibrary barthe gold coastian schragergreat neighborhoodboutique hotelrush streetcommon areasguest roomslincoln parkfew blockslake michiganupon checkmag milethe magnificent milelobby
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 1,617 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel, well located, lively bar and restaurant. The breakfast is à la carte in the Library, a very nice room although if rush hour service very slow and too busy, but quality of food good and good price. Rooms are very big and very...More

Thank aroundtheworld382
Response from Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded 3 weeks ago

aroundtheworld382, Thank you for the kind review and 4 star review. We are currently in our third phase of renovating, guest rooms being next. We're thrilled you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to welcoming you back the next time you find yourself...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed there for three days. Very nice hotel with friendly and helpful staff. Great location and easy to travel around, either by foot or with Uber. Hotel bar was good and the bartenders sure knew how to make a mean gin and tonic.

Thank Ingvi I
Response from Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded 4 weeks ago

Ingvi I, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay! We appreciate your feedback and cant wait to have you back!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exactly as mentioned in the title of this review. The aesthetics are an experience in and of itself. Once, you walk into the room you are blown away by the beauty of the minimalist design and approach. This actually makes you relax a bit more...More

Thank Giovanni A
Response from Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded 4 weeks ago

Giovanni A, Thank you for the kind words and 5 star review. While away from home, we want nothing more than for our guests to feel as comfortable as possible- it sounds like we accomplished that during you stay! We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 20 January 2018

The Ambassador Chicago was originally built in 1926 and reimagined by Studio 54 creator and hotelier, Ian Schraeger, in 2011 as PUBLIC Chicago which is when I first started frequenting this property. Under Schraeger's branding, the property was teaming and tainted with late night partiers,...More

Thank Tenzopolis
Response from Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded 4 weeks ago

Tenzopolis, And the winner, for best review of the year goes to... Thank you so much for the detailed review of your stay and loyalty to the Ambassador! On behalf of the entire team, we cannot wait to welcome you back!

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I spent two nights in July 2017 before attempting a sporting event in Wisconsin. I cannot rate the hotel highly enough! I emailed them a few weeks prior to our arrival asking if we could have access to somewhere to freshen up after a red-eye...More

Thank LG_Brissie
Response from Travis H, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador ChicagoResponded 13 January 2018

LG_Brissie, Thank you for the kind words and taking the time to review your stay. You guys were so much fun to have on property! We can't wait to welcome you back this Summer. Make sure to send me a note before you visit next....More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
123456324
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#52 Business Hotel in Chicago
#60 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#74 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#52 Business Hotel in Chicago
#60 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#74 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (381)
Room & Suite (236)
Dining (100)
Amenities (31)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Nearby
Gold Coast
Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of
Chicago’s most affluent and popular neighborhoods. The
original Playboy, Hugh Hefner, once had a mansion
here. In addition to prestigious hotels, historic
mansions and luxury high-rise apartments, you’ll also
find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred
restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The
...More
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Toni F
13 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Azntiger | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I really don't know but the Ambassador Hotel is cozy and charming!
0
Votes
Lauraelliot
11 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from maw2012 | Reviewed this property |
We parked overnight using Spot Hero for 10ish dollars!
1
Vote
JessicainParis75
5 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from BCET8729 | Reviewed this property |
$67.00 per day (May 12-14, 2017)
1
Vote
PreviousNext
1234568
Room Tips
"Suite is classic and comfortable"
Read review
"Corner deluxe king"
Read review
"Ask for Room 1108/1107. Quiet and spacious. Breathtaking views of city"
Read review
"Skip the queens. Kings are fine. Lofts are perfect."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing