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    PUBLIC Chicago

    1301 N State Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60610-2334
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          Overview
          • Excellent46%
          • Very good27%
          • Average16%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible3%
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          “pump room” (399 reviews)
          “library bar” (70 reviews)
          “the gold coast” (100 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Available
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          Reviewed 24 June 2016

          Don't book at this hotel if you are accustomed to five star. They are not into catering..nor doing what they say they are going to do..they expect you to take your luggage to your room.. Book ur own driver to and from airport.. Stick with...More

          Thank Quincy C
          Response from PUBLIC H, Public Relations Manager at PUBLIC Chicago

          Dear Quincy C Thank you for taking the time to review PUBLIC. We appreciate your candid feedback and apologize that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We take customer service very seriously and if you would consider giving us another chance please email...More

          Reviewed 24 June 2016

          I will start with what earned the two stars. The beds were comfortable, the room was clean and the air conditioner was working. But..... the bath was chipped all around the drain giving it a less than clean feeling and the drain was super slow,...More

          Thank petuniasprout
          Response from PUBLIC H, Public Relations Manager at PUBLIC Chicago

          Dear PetuniaSprout Thank you for taking the time to review PUBLIC. We believe that it is candid, gracious feedback which drives success. I am sorry to hear the maid woke you that early, as that is not common practice. As for the curtains, there are...More

          Reviewed 23 June 2016

          Once upon a time, I lived at 1220 N State, and used to walk/park by this place (it was the Ambassador then) and watched all of the glamorous people go in and out and always wondered what it would be like to stay there... Fast...More

          Thank bas0921
          Response from PUBLIC H, Public Relations Manager at PUBLIC Chicago

          Dear bas0921 Thank you for the title “Chic, eclectic, and comfortable”….We are thrilled you finally had the opportunity to stay with us and you enjoyed a memorable time in your “old neighborhood”. We look forward to your return! STAYPUBLIC David Freiberger Director of Operations PUBLIC...More

          Reviewed 21 June 2016

          From the street, the Public of Chicago, looks like many of the lovely brick buildings that echo from a time long gone. The location was perfect for exploring - 2 blocks east is the underpass of Lake Shore Drive to the Lake Michigan beaches and...More

          Thank SMStadnik
          Response from PUBLIC H, Public Relations Manager at PUBLIC Chicago

          Dear SMStadnik Thank you for the wonderful review of PUBLIC! It sounds as if you had a great experience exploring our neighborhood as well! We look forward to welcoming you back next time you are in Chicago. STAYPUBLIC David Freiberger Director of Operations PUBLIC Chicago

          Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

          Just ask a local and they will give you the best advise. This place was such a great surprise. It was very loud as it's also a popular bar, if you can get past that, the food is well worth it. I had the brisket...More

          Thank Pam R
          Response from PUBLIC H, Public Relations Manager at PUBLIC Chicago

          Dear Pam R Thank you for taking the time to review PUBLIC. Your right! The locals always know best and we are happy to hear they guided you to us. We hope you will be back soon for more sliders. STAYPUBLIC David Freiberger Director of...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Room Service
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Breakfast Available
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$164 - US$415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #52 Business Hotel in Chicago
          • #55 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
          • #63 Family Hotel in Chicago
          • #74 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 285
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          • Location
          • United States >
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          • Gold Coast / Near North Side
          • Also Known As
          • Public Chicago Hotel Chicago ,
          • Ambassador East Hotel Chicago ,
          • Hotel Ambassador East ,
          • Ambassador East Chicago
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          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
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          JessicainParis75
          How much is parking if using the hotel's parking service?
          5 February 2017|
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          Response from sshasan | Reviewed this property |
          I think it is $56 a day. It's a lot of money but pretty typical for hotels along North Michigan Avenue and the Magnificent Mile. Off site parking is available but it it can still run $40 or more with multiple re-entry.
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          JohnWilliams172014
          I will be arriving from Ohare airport and leaving from Union rail station. How far away from these locations and what are my transfer options please
          25 January 2017|
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          Response from mgs83 | Reviewed this property |
          My friends and I had a debate on this subject that turned into a debacle. Having made the trip a few times and given we were landing about 3:30-4pm I was adamant on the blue line. Cheap and pretty fast. They decided to... More
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          Genevamom50
          do you have parking available for guests ?
          18 December 2016|
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          Response from Alastair A | Reviewed this property |
          There is parking in nearby lots but you will be charged for it
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