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  • The James Chicago Hotel

    55 East Ontario
    Chicago, IL, United States
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    Property Description

    Location. Located in downtown Chicago, Ill., this boutique hotel is less than one block from Michigan Avenue and four blocks from the John Hancock Building, Navy Pier and Historic Water Tower. Tribune Tower and Wrigley Building are one half mile away.

    Hotel Features. Designed by Deborah Berke, who blueprinted Calvin Klein's stores in the 1990s, The James Chicago Hotel features concise colors with a focus on intricate textures throughout the lobby. Locals flock to David Burke's Primehouse, a Chicago style steakhouse serving Kentucky Creekstone Farms beef, dry aged with Himalayan salt bricks lining the restaurant cellar. The adjoining J Bar lounge adorns the south end of Rush Street's nightlife. Banquet dining for up to 220 guests is accommodated in the hotel's 7,000 square feet of event space. An on site complimentary business center is equipped with fax, photocopy and print services and wireless Internet service is available throughout the hotel. Copies of both Chicago Tribune and USA Today are complimentary at the 24 hour front desk.

    A 2,500 square foot exercise center toting design influenced by the founder of Equinox Fitness Clubs includes cardiovascular equipment, advanced weight systems and seasoned personal trainers available by appointment. Spa treatment rooms within the facility offer rejuvenating facials and relaxing massage therapies. In room restorative treatments are available upon request. The James also offers personal assistance services and 24 hour complimentary concierge services. Pets are pampered with the Pooch Spa Service, Primehouse Pet Menu, outerwear and training.

    Guestrooms. Guestrooms feature custom designed furnishings, platform beds and commissioned art by local and nationally renowned artists. Entertainment centers house plasma televisions, wireless Internet access ports and MP3 player docks. Bathrooms boast elevated sinks, marbled flooring and Aigner bath products.

    Hotel Expert's Tip. The James' is one block from Chicago's shopping and nightlife on Michigan Avenue, and within jogging distance of Lake Michigan's shoreline paths.


    Valet Parking
    Continental Breakfast
    Inroom Movies
    24 Hour Security
    Parking Garage
    Electronic Room Keys
    Coffee Tea Maker
    Video Check Out
    Restricted Access
    Interior Room Entrance
    Exterior Room Entrance
    Fitness Facility
    Game Room
    Tennis Court
    Golf Course
    In-house Dining
    In-house Bar
    Handicap Accessible
    Children Allowed
    Pets Allowed
    TV in Room
    Data Ports
    Meeting Rooms
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Indoor Pool
    Outdoor Pool
    Non-smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Air Conditioning
    Clothing Iron
    Wakeup Service
    Mini-bar In Room
    Room Service
    Hair Dryer
    Car Rent Desk
    Family Rooms


    Driving Directions

    The closest major airports to The James Chicago Hotel are:
    Chicago, IL (MDW Midway Intl.) 15 km / 9.3 mi
    Chicago, IL (ORD O'Hare Intl.) 24.8 km / 15.4 mi

    The preferred airport for The James Chicago Hotel is Chicago, IL (ORD O'Hare Intl.).

    Distances are calculated in a straight line from the propertys location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

    Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.

    Nearby Attractions

    Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.

    Tribune Tower 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
    Wrigley Building 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
    Chicago Water Tower 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
    Museum of Contemporary Art 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
    Michigan Avenue Bridge 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
    Water Tower Place 0.6 km / 0.3 mi
    Hancock Tower 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
    Architech Gallery 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
    Newberry Library 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
    Chicago Theater 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
    Merchandise Mart 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
    Goodman Theater 1 km / 0.6 mi
    Ford Center for the Performing Arts Oriental Theatre 1 km / 0.6 mi
    Ohio Street Beach 1 km / 0.6 mi
    Millennium Station 1.1 km / 0.7 mi

    The nearest airports are:
    Chicago, IL (MDW Midway Intl.) 15 km / 9.3 mi
    Chicago, IL (ORD O'Hare Intl.) 24.8 km / 15.4 mi

    The preferred airport for The James Chicago is Chicago, IL (ORD O'Hare Intl.).