Essex Inn Chicago  3 stars

800 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, United States, 60605  show mapSave
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The affordable Chicago'S Essex Inn offers tasteful accommodation in the heart of Chicago. The building was renovated in 2012.


The 250 guest rooms are spread over 15 floors. Almost every room features a beautiful view over the lake. Every room features colorful interior and comfortable wooden furnishings.


Guests will benefit from shuttle service, free shuttle service and laundry along with parking, a safe deposit box and a garage.


The on-site fitness center features weights, a gym and fitness classes.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 60 per day.

Year renovated   2012.  Number of floors   15.  Number of rooms   254.


Set in South Loop district of Chicago, just 20 minutes from Union Station, The Chicago Theatre and Goodman Theater. Just 10 minutes from the center of Chicago.

Very close to an aquarium, restaurants, this hotel also offers its own an indoor swimming pool, a rooftop pool and a fitness room.

Getting around.

The hotel stands within 5 minutes of walking to the Michigan & 8th Street bus stop and 400m from Harrison subway station. 5km to the Merrill C Meigs (closed) airport.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 900 m
  • Airport: Merrill C Meigs (closed) - 2.0km, Midway - 14.3km
  • Train Station: Van Buren Street Station - 600 m, LaSalle Street Station - 900 m
  • Underground station: LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line) - 800 m, LaSalle \"L\" Station (Blue Line) - 800 m
  • Bus stop - 100 m



from  4 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 20 per night/person for extra beds. 

Pets are not allowed


Dining facilities
  • Restaurant
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • In-room safe

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Corner Suite

City view

King Size Bed

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    Run Of House Room Assigned On Arrival

    Double Bed or Two Single Beds or King Size Bed

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      Park Double Room

      King Size Bed

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        Skyline Suite

        King Size Bed or Double Beds

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          What's nearby

          Attractions for Tourists
          • Auditorium Theatre
            400 m
          • Dearborn Station
            400 m
          • Bariff Shop For Judaica
            200 m
          • Museum of Contemporary Photography
            200 m
          • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies
            200 m
          • Chicago Music Alliance
            500 m
          • Burnham Park
            200 m
          • Grant Park
            200 m
          Universities, Institutes
          • East-West University
            100 m
          • Music Department
            200 m
          • Management
            200 m
          • Film and Video
            200 m
          • English Department
            200 m
          • Columbia College
            200 m
          • Columbia College Theatre Music
            200 m
          • Columbia College-Academic Comp
            200 m
          • 200 m
          • Television Dept
            200 m
          • Center For Psychoanalytic
            200 m
          • Undergraduate Admissions
            200 m
          • Brandeis University
            200 m
          • Liberal Education
            200 m
          • Community Film Workshop
            300 m
          • Columbia College-Radio Dept
            400 m
          • American Floral Art School
            400 m
          • Chicago College Prfrmng Arts
            500 m
          • 500 m
          • Harrington Institute-Interior
            500 m
          • College of Arts and Sciences
            500 m

          Local Attractions

          • Adler Planetarium
            1300 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
          • Goodman Theater
            170 North Dearborn St., Chicago
          • James R. Thompson Center
            100 W. Randolph St., Chicago
          • The Chicago Theatre
            175 N. State Street, Chicago
          • Union Station
            210 S. Canal Street, Chicago

          Near the hotel

          • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies
            250 m
            610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
          • The Loop
            300 m
            701 South State State, Chicago
          • Museum of Contemporary Photography
            320 m
            Columbia College, Chicago
          • Dearborn Station
            410 m
            47 West Polk St, Chicago
          • Printers Row
            420 m
            57 West Polk St, Chicago
          • Auditorium Theatre
            460 m
            50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago
          • Willow Creek Chicago
            470 m
            Auditorium Theatre, Michigan Ave. at Congress Parkway, Chicago

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Brasserie by LM

            54% likes this, based on 97 reviews
            Food: French
            Price Range: USD 12 - USD 32

            0 m
            800 S Michigan Ave, Suite 2C

            Phone: 3124311788

          • Savoy Restaurant & Grill

            Food: American, Seafood

            0 m
            800 South Michigan Avenue

            Phone: 312 939 1467

          • Kitty O'Sheas

            52% likes this, based on 204 reviews
            Food: Irish
            Price Range: USD 0 - USD 20

            90 m
            720 S Michigan Ave

            Phone: 312-922-4400

          • Mercat a la Planxa

            68% likes this, based on 292 reviews
            Food: Spanish
            Price Range: USD 31 - USD 50

            160 m
            638 South Michigan Avenue

            Phone: 312-765-0524

          • Oysy

            76% likes this, based on 129 reviews
            Food: Sushi, Japanese
            Price Range: USD 22 - USD 31

            110 m
            888 S Michigan Ave

            Phone: (312) 922-1127

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