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    Chicago Lake Shore Hotel

    4900 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60615-3277
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    Reviewed 30 July 2016

    Ok it's not the top of the line hotel and neither are the prices it is nice and clean inside and out the decor is a little dated and other than that the front desk was pleasant and courteous the room was clean my iron...More

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    Response from 214gene, Manager at Chicago Lake Shore HotelResponded 12 August 2016

    Thanks for writing a review. we're glad you enjoyed your stay. The Lake Shore Cafe, we think, is a great room and the food is good. Guests should know that Fridays feature a popular seafood buffet and great jazz at night. We hope you'll come...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    Travelling on a budget limited my choice but I was pleasantly surprised that this Hotel was actually really nice. The rooms are old but at least clean and very spacious. Located in a really great area in Hyde Park, I can definitely recommend Lake Shore...More

    Thank LVanZyl
    Response from 214gene, Manager at Chicago Lake Shore HotelResponded 7 July 2016

    Thanks for writing a review. Hyde Park is like a village unto itself, with many cultural events and the wonderful Museum of Science and Industry. The rooms are indeed old. we're glad you enjoyed your stay. Come again!

    Reviewed 6 July 2016

    We stayed for 2 days...not what we expected ! The rooms cost us $279.00 no micro wave, we had to go next door for breakfast at Laquinta ! No free coffee. The room furniture was scratched up, and old. The wood molding around the door...More

    1  Thank Lloyd W
    Response from 214gene, Manager at Chicago Lake Shore HotelResponded 7 July 2016

    Thanks for writing a review. We're sorry things didn't work out for you. We assume you knew the price before you checked in. As for furniture and molding--no excuse for those things. We apologize. The hotel does offer $8 coupons to be used at the...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2016

    Terrible experience. Not what I expected. The iron caught fire, completely shocked me and burned my finger. Good luck in asking for a first aid kit as well. They don't have one at the front desk, but at least they do have an old, junk...More

    Thank Ken C
    Response from 214gene, Manager at Chicago Lake Shore HotelResponded 7 July 2016

    Thanks for writing a review. We know of no complaints regarding stolen items. We assume you would have contacted the police. We stand by the integrity of our staff. We do apologize for the hot iron. Clearly you had a bad experience.

    Reviewed 14 June 2016

    Graduation weekend for parents of University of Chicago means expensive hotel tabs. We stayed here about a year and a half ago just prior to the La Quintal opening. They are both owned by the same company. They were renovating exteriors then and are still...More

    Thank John C
    Response from 214gene, Manager at Chicago Lake Shore HotelResponded 25 June 2016

    Thanks for writing a review. Navy Pier provides fireworks most weekends during the warmer weather. Guests may also want to know that great Lake Michigan beaches are just across from us. The water is cold but refreshing. We're glad your stay with us was a...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Pool
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    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$87 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Chicago
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    • Number of rooms
    • 71
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    Theresa Z
    6 May 2017|
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    Response from 214gene | Property representative |
    Greetings. The downtown shuttle departs at 9:30, 11:30, 2:30 and 6:30. The University of Chicago shuttle departs at 8:30, 1:30 and 5:30.
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    ilovepeds
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from EA4900 | Property representative |
    Renovations of the Lake Shore hotel included the complete exterior, including new entrance doors on the hallways and room entrances. We have both parking options but immediately in front of the hotel it is open. Yes... More
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    27 March 2017|
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    Response from 214gene | Property representative |
    Hi. Yes there is an overpass, two blocks from the hotel. Breakfast is free, and our shuttle will take you to the places you mentioned. We offer all the discounts you mentioned though not all at once. Military discounts... More
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    "our room was second floor and it was fine"
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    "Take your own pillow cases, slippers, and disinfectant spray"
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