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Get an overview of this hotelStylish boutique hotel and spa on Magnificent Mile
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Chicago's liveliest strip
Right on Magnificent Mile, The James Chicago puts guests in the middle of Chicago's famed shopping district filled with boutiques and restaurants. A 5-minute drive is all it takes to get to Millennium Park or the Museum of Contemporary Art.
Steaks and spa treatments
David Burke’s Primehouse is one of Chicago's most renowned steakhouses - and before a slap-up meal, guests can take advantage of a 24-hour fitness center and luxury spa. Also fun are the quirky, environmentally friendly perks like bikes to borrow and free, triple-distilled water.
High-tech rooms with art
Sleek, designer guestrooms have high-tech amenities including free WiFi and smart TVs which can stream music from personal devices. Specially commissioned artworks, eco-friendly Keetsa® pillows, and a pantry stocked with locally sourced items add a quirky touch.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
In addition to a full-service spa, The James Chicago features a fitness center and complimentary bicycles. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 4.5-star property offers access to a business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room.
Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. Event facilities measure 7000 square feet (650 square meters). This luxury hotel also offers multilingual staff, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Valet parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in July 2011.
The James Chicago is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- 24-hour front desk
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Conference space size (feet) - 7000
- Conference space size (meters) - 650
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Free WiFi
- Full-service spa
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Luggage storage
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 17
- Number of restaurants - 2
- One meeting room
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Total number of rooms - 297
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Wedding services
Family Friendly Amenities
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
- Free Wi-Fi
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Air conditioning
- Bathtub or shower
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Cable TV service
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Free toiletries
- Free weekday newspaper
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Daily housekeeping
- Designer toiletries
- Free WiFi
- Hair dryer
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- In-room massage available
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Pay movies
- Pillow menu
- Plasma TV
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Private bathroom
- Room service (24 hours)
- Turndown service
Where to Eat
Breakfast is available for a surcharge each morning.
David Burkes Primehouse - This steakhouse specializes in American cuisine. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.
24-hour room service is available.
Nearby Things to Do
A health club and complimentary bicycles are featured at the hotel.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
The Spa by ASHA has 3 treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs.
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is 2 PM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children under 18 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 25
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Breakfast fee: USD 13 per person (approximately)
- Valet parking fee: USD 65 per day (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 75 per accommodation, per stay
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 30 per night
We should mention
Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).
Awards & Affiliations
- This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.