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Congress Plaza Hotel

520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605, United States
7.6
Overall Good
Based on 7,225 reviews
$59
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520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605, United States
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About

The Congress Plaza Hotel is a boutique hotel in the heart of Downtown Chicago, located on famous Madison Avenue. Rooms feature an elegant and stately approach with modern furnishings. Rooms feature pillowtop mattresses, flat-screen televisions for in-room entertainment, and luxury bath amenities. With beautiful views of downtown Chicago, it's easy to bask in relaxation at the Congress Plaza Hotel.

A fitness center is available and features a selection of strength training equipment, elliptical, and treadmills. An onsite barbershop, an ample lounge area, and a full-service business center can provide everything you need to make your stay easy and comfortable. There are several onsite amenities that will make every guest's stay simple, including valet parking.

While staying, enjoy dining at Gazebo, a breakfast spot offering a fresh and tasty way to start the morning with made to order meals, including pastries and coffee for those in a hurry. Gather with friends at Rafael's Restaurant and enjoy specialty dishes with gorgeous views of bustling Grant Park, then socialize with a handcrafted cocktail in the Congress Lounge.

Explore the city of Chicago for plenty of boutique shops. Take in exhibits at The Art Institute of Chicago or the Field Museum then take a walk through Millennium park for colorful street art and theatrical displays. Afterward, head to the Sky Deck for full views of the city, take a stroll down Madison Avenue and grab a drink at Simon's Tavern. When the day is done, end the night in comfort at The Congress Plaza Hotel.

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Cleanliness
7.7
/10
Comfort
7.6
/10
Location
9.2
/10
Services
7.1
/10
Staff
7.8
/10
Value for money
7.2
/10
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Amenities
Golf
Fitness Center
Restaurant
Bar/Nightclub
Room Service
Parking
Laundry
Business center
No Smoking
Express Check-out
Wi-Fi
AC
Internet
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How does Congress Plaza Hotel compare to other 3 star hotels in Chicago?

In Chicago, 3 star hotels have average nightly rates of $174. Congress Plaza Hotel is $75 cheaper than the city average at just $99/night.

How far is Congress Plaza Hotel from Chicago O'Hare Intl?

If you're looking to go directly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Congress Plaza Hotel, expect a 48min drive as they are around 16.1 mi apart.

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

Congress Plaza Hotel has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Chicago O'Hare Intl to the hotel, but also around Chicago during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Chicago are on average $21/day. A very popular option for travelers staying at Congress Plaza Hotel would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Chicago O'Hare Intl directly to the hotel.

Are there food options at Congress Plaza Hotel?

There is a restaurant at Congress Plaza Hotel that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +1 312 427 3800 for kitchen hours. One of the easiest dining options for Chicago guests staying in Congress Plaza Hotel is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

Does Congress Plaza Hotel have a pool?

Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at Congress Plaza Hotel. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for Congress Plaza Hotel is +1 312 427 3800.

How close is Congress Plaza Hotel to Chicago city center?

When staying at Congress Plaza Hotel there is just 0.2 mi between you and Chicago city center. While making your way to the center of Chicago, you should plan to visit Grant Park, along with all the shops and restaurants.

What is the phone number for Congress Plaza Hotel?

If you have questions about Congress Plaza Hotel or your reservation, please call 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 available to guests at Congress Plaza Hotel?

There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Congress Plaza Hotel. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

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