Congress Plaza Hotel in Chicago - 3 HOTEL INFO stars

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We would like to warmly welcome you to the Congress Plaza Hotel. Ask our talented reception team for details on car hire and feel free to use hotel parking during your stay. Make yourself at home The lift to the upper floors makes it easy to reach your co...
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Hotel description Congress Plaza Hotel

We would like to warmly welcome you to the Congress Plaza Hotel. Ask our talented reception team for details on car hire and feel free to use hotel parking during your stay. Make yourself at home The lift to the upper floors makes it easy to reach your cosy room. If you are staying for an extended period, rest assured you can use our washing service. The hotel eatery and bistro-café will ensure that you never go hungry. The staff is looking forward to seeing you enjoy the hot tub.

Hotel data

Hotel built in 1983, Last complete renovation 2014, Number of floors 14, Total number of rooms 871, Number of single rooms 431, Number of double rooms 378, Rooms with connecting door 21, Number of suites (separate rooms) 48, Reception manned 24 hours a day, Earliest check-in 15:00, Latest check-out 12:00, Hotel, Trade fair/conference hotel, No-smoking room 839

AddressShow map

520 SOUTH MICHIGAN AVENUE, 60605 Chicago, United States of America

Distances

  • Station (Chicago - Union Railway Station) 1.26 km
  • City centre (Chicago) 1.1 km
  • Airport (Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)) 14.49 km

Hotel Location

In the heart of Chicago, this hotel is located by Van Buren Street Station, around 100 metres from Buckingham Fountain's North Rose Garden. Within 5-minutes' walking distance you reach restaurants, shops, the Harrison underground station and the shore of Lake Michigan, with an extensive green area that invites you to go for walks.

Service times

Reception open:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Reception manned at weekends:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Earliest check-in:

3:00 PM

Latest check-out:

12:00 PM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Japan Credit Bureau (JCB Intl.)

Hotel facilities

  • Elevator
  • Hotel-owned car park
  • Garage in the hotel
  • Restaurant(s) 3
  • Hotel bar
  • Café/bistro
  • Whirlpool
  • Automatic emergency wake-up alarm

Room facilities

  • Wheelchair-friendly rooms in accordance with DIN 18024, 18025

In-house services

  • Safety deposit boxes at reception
  • ATM
  • Classic concierge service
  • Express check-out
  • Porter service
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Laundry service
  • Babysitter

Hotel location

520 SOUTH MICHIGAN AVENUE, 60605 Chicago -

Evaluations of Congress Plaza Hotel

Overall 21 ratings, including comments: 14 ratings
6.7 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
Corporate customers
8.0 / 10
September 2016

Good location to Chicago sites. Older hotel but well maintained. Comfortable accommodations.

Corporate customers
3.2 / 10
September 2016

very good location in downtown chicago good wifi connection

noisy AC, no instructions on how to operate it no breakfast in a very expensive daily rate room smelled (not sure what it was, but was not good) unfriendly staff

Corporate customers
7.4 / 10
October 2015

Beautiful historic hotel in an excellent downtown location.

Slightly worn down rooms.

Corporate customers
8.0 / 10
June 2011

location

Corporate customers
6.9 / 10
June 2011

charges for internet and local calls

Corporate customers
7.6 / 10
September 2010

Location to downtown

Building is tired. Needs major facelift

Couple over fifty under sixty
8.7 / 10
August 2010

The location is a big seller on this hotel, you are able to walk to a lot of restaurants and points of interest.

The walls are paper thin, we could hear the people next door with no problem, luckily, I was so tired I was able to fall asleep.

Corporate customers
7.0 / 10
July 2010

Location.

Wireless at extra costs. Parking at extra costs. Very old rooms/ installations

Corporate customers
3.6 / 10
June 2010

good location and view

very old, needs to be updated very badly. Staff has been on strike for 7 years.

Couple over thirty under fourty
3.6 / 10
November 2007

none

Did not provide free internet, concierge did not know area, rooms had holes in wall and ceiling

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