Congress Plaza Hotel

Congress Plaza Hotel


520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States

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Reviews for Congress Plaza Hotel

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Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness7.6
  • Comfort7.5
  • Facilities6.1
  • Food8.5
  • Location9.2
  • Room quality9.5
  • Services7.2
  • Staff7.8
  • Value for money7.2
Who stays here?
  • Families with older children 
  • Families with young children 
  • Families 
  • Mature couples 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travelers 
Top comments

I had fun


Jul 2018

I had fun

good location , clean

About Congress Plaza Hotel

Conveniently situated, Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago offers easy access to Chicago's best sightseeing areas. It provides city views and free Wi-Fi.

This elegant hotel offers a lake, valet park...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

0.2 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Distance to airport

16.1 mi



3:00 PM


12:00 PM


Wi-Fi available in all areas


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+1 312 427 3800

Amenities at Congress Plaza Hotel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • ATM on-site
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Family rooms
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Gift shop
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Shops (on site)
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Lake view
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Laptop safe
  • Express check-out
  • Parking
  • Hairdryer
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air-conditioned
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Coffee shop
  • Private bathroom
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Storage available
  • Private parking
  • Radio
  • Raised toilet
  • Increased accessibility
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Elevator
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Shower cap
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Adapted bath
  • First-aid kit
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa
  • Alarm clock
  • Allergy-free room
  • Bathtub
  • Body soap
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Safe
  • Toothbrush
  • City view
  • Trash cans
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Conditioner
  • Valet parking
  • Desk
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Dining table
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Bicycle rental
  • Golf
  • Fitness center


  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Beauty salon
  • 24-hour security
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Airport shuttle

Photos of Congress Plaza Hotel

Where is Congress Plaza Hotel

Most Popular Landmarks

Grant Park0.1 mi
Millennium Park0.5 mi
Magnificent Mile1.4 mi
River North1.5 mi
Wrigley Field5.3 mi

Getting Around

Chicago Cabrini St Parking0.8 mi
Chicago Union0.9 mi
Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station1.0 mi
Chicago Ogilvie Transp Ctr1.0 mi
Chicago Cermak-Chinatown1.5 mi
Chicago W Cermak Rd2.2 mi

FAQs when booking at Congress Plaza Hotel

  • Is pricing at Congress Plaza Hotel comparable to 3 star hotels in Chicago?

    There is a 59% difference in the average nightly rate of 3 stars hotels in Chicago and the average nightly rate at Congress Plaza Hotel. The rate at Congress Plaza Hotel is just $166/night and is considered a very good deal when staying in Chicago.

  • How close is Congress Plaza Hotel to the nearest airport, Chicago O'Hare Intl?

    With a distance of 16.1 mi between Congress Plaza Hotel and the nearest airport, Chicago O'Hare Intl, the drive typically takes about 32min depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Congress Plaza Hotel?

    Congress Plaza Hotel has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in Chicago, renting a car for around $171/day may be the best option. This will give you the ability to get to and from Chicago O'Hare Intl, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. Taking a taxi or rideshare service from the nearest airport, Chicago O'Hare Intl, to your hotel is often the most cost effective transportation solution.

  • What is the Congress Plaza Hotel phone number?

    For questions about Congress Plaza Hotel and your reservation, contact the front desk directly at +1 312 427 3800.

  • Does Congress Plaza Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Congress Plaza Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center at Congress Plaza Hotel?

    Yes. You should consider staying at Congress Plaza Hotel if having access to a fitness center on-site is important.

  • What is the check-out time at Congress Plaza Hotel?

    The standard check-out time at Congress Plaza Hotel is 12:00 PM. Guests can usually check-in from 3:00 PM. Special arrangements may be available if discussed with the front desk.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Congress Plaza Hotel, Chicago, IL, United States?

    Congress Plaza Hotel room prices depend on your dates, room type and availability. The average price found recently is $166/night, with the best deals starting from $89/night. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Is there a restaurant at Congress Plaza Hotel?

    Congress Plaza Hotel does have a restaurant. If you’re more interested in drinking than eating, there’s a bar on-site too.

  • Does Congress Plaza Hotel have a laundry service?

    This accommodation does offer laundry services. There is also an ironing board and iron in the accommodation.

  • How far is Congress Plaza Hotel from Magnificent Mile?

    Magnificent Mile in Chicago, IL, United States is 1.4 mi away from Congress Plaza Hotel.

  • Is Congress Plaza Hotel close to Grant Park?

    The distance from Congress Plaza Hotel to Grant Park is 0.1 mi.

  • How close is Congress Plaza Hotel from the Chicago city center?

    Congress Plaza Hotel is 1.3 mi away from the center of Near North Side, Chicago. Consider visiting River North, a popular landmark that can be accessed from Congress Plaza Hotel by various forms of transportation.

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