Hotel Essex Chicago


800 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States

ExcellentBased on 812 reviews


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Reviews for Hotel Essex Chicago

ExcellentBased on 812 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.8
  • Comfort8.8
  • Facilities6.7
  • Food7.5
  • Location9.0
  • Room quality4.7
  • Services8.8
  • Staff8.6
  • Value for money8.1
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

Very Clean!

Good Place

convenient and friendly.

convenient and friendly, but the room is small and the pillow is just uncomfortable

About Hotel Essex Chicago

Featuring a rooftop terrace, a rooftop pool and free Wi-Fi, Hotel Essex is situated in Chicago and provides unique accommodation. This hotel is set in the heart of the city.

Offering views of...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

0.3 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Distance to airport

16.2 mi



4:00 PM


11:00 AM


Wi-Fi (surcharge)


Pets not allowed


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+1 312 939 2800

Amenities at Hotel Essex Chicago

Top Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


ATM on-site, Raised toilet, Entire unit wheelchair accessible, Increased accessibility, Roll-in shower, Safety deposit box, Flat-screen TV, Free toiletries, Shampoo, Shared lounge/TV area, Room service, Smoke alarms, Heating, Physical distancing rules, Process in place to check health of guests, Ala...


Fitness center, Streaming service


Business center, Wake-up service, Daily housekeeping, Fax/photocopying, Concierge service, Laundry service, Meeting/Banquet facilities, Face masks for guests available

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FAQs when booking at Hotel Essex Chicago

  • Is pricing at Hotel Essex Chicago comparable to 4 star hotels in Chicago?

    There is a 25% difference in the average nightly rate of 4 stars hotels in Chicago and the average nightly rate at Hotel Essex Chicago. The rate at Hotel Essex Chicago is just $161/night and is considered a very good deal when staying in Chicago.

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

    With a distance of 16.2 mi between Hotel Essex Chicago 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 Hotel Essex Chicago?

    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.

  • How close is Hotel Essex Chicago from the Chicago city center?

    The center of Near North Side, Chicago, is just 1.3 mi away from the front doors of Hotel Essex Chicago. You can find many fellow tourists at places such as Magnificent Mile, which you can get to from Hotel Essex Chicago using any means of transportation.

  • What is the Hotel Essex Chicago phone number?

    You can reach the front desk of Hotel Essex Chicago at +1 312 939 2800.

  • Does Hotel Essex Chicago have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Hotel Essex Chicago has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center at Hotel Essex Chicago?

    There is a hotel fitness center accessible to guests of Hotel Essex Chicago. Most hotels do not have 24-hour fitness centers, so be sure to contact the front desk for gym hours and availability.

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