Overview

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Chicago

225 North Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60601, United States
+1 312 960 8500

RM 721+

Overall guest ratings

9.1/10 Excellent
Based on 1,328 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.5
  • 9.4
  • 7.0

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Clean rooms
  • Stylish hotel
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Location.

    Located along the banks of the Chicago River in the Central Business district and the theater district of Chicago, Ill; stands the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Chicago. The hotel is 3 blocks from the eclectic shops of the Magnificent Mile. 3 blocks from the 14-story hotel are the Wrigley Building and Tribune Tower. Millennium Park is 4 blocks away.

    Hotel Features.

    Originally a hat factory built in 1912, the Hotel Monaco Chicago opens to an atrium-style lobby sanctuary, complete with French Deco furniture, marbled floors, antique rugs and seating areas in front of a fireplace. Chefs at the onsite South Water Kitchen restaurant prepare American dishes with Mediterranean flare in a casual, family-friendly atmosphere. The hotel features a hosted evening wine reception with tarot card and palm readers, handwriting analysis, chair massages, and old-fashioned board games. The business center offers 2 computers with wired Internet access (surcharge). Wireless Internet access is available in public areas (surcharge). Cardiovascular and strength training equipment is provided in the hotel's fitness area, while discounted access to a full-service health club nearby is also offered. The hotel participates in Kimpton's EarthCare program and has adopted standard environmentally friendly products and practices with high-impact and benefit to the environment.

    A variety of in-room spa treatments such as body treatments, facials, and manicures and pedicures are available. Signature massages such as Swedish, hot stone, and reflexology are also provided. All treatments and massages require advanced reservations; charges apply. Massages are 50 or 80 minutes in length.

    Guestrooms.

    The 191 contemporary guestrooms of the Hotel Monaco Chicago are washed in red and gold, and off-set by sunburst-shaped mirrors and meditation window seats. Well-lit mahogany Ruhlmann desks and armoires are showcased in each room. Standard amenities include cable television, CD players, and wireless Internet access (only free to Members of Kimpton In-touch frequent guest program). Bathrooms feature dimming lights, granite countertops, bathrobes and complimentary L'Occitane designer toiletries. Private guestroom workouts with treadmills are available for a fee.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Room service
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 1,328 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      8.3 "83% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.9 "89% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 9.4 "Excellent wellness & sports facilities."
      9.4 "top-notch fitness area, thought 94%."
    • 9.1 "Incredible bar."
      9.2 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 92%."
      10.0 "100% thought beverage prices were a great value."
    • 8.0 "Rooms are great."
      8.5 "85% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.7 "87% said rooms were clean."
      8.2 "82% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.2 "92% thought the view was good."
      10.0 "100% were satisfied with the air conditioning."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
    • 5.5 "Internet is average."
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    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 756 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% said the reception staff was great."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 9.0 "Perfectly clean."
      8.7 "87% said rooms were clean."
      10.0 "100% thought it was clean."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the furniture was functional."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."

    Overall rating

    9.3 Excellent
    Based on 332 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.1 "Perfectly clean."
      8.9 "89% said rooms were clean."
      10.0 "100% thought it was clean."
    • 7.8 "Nice rooms."
      8.5 "85% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.9 "89% said rooms were clean."
      8.2 "82% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.3 "93% thought the view was good."
    • 7.5 "High value."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Internet is average."
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    Overall rating

    9.2 Excellent
    Based on 119 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Generally very clean."
    • 8.5 "Vibe was good."
    • 7.8 "Nice rooms."
      8.2 "82% thought rooms were spacious."

    Overall rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 119 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.7 "Amenities are good."
      8.5 "85% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.3 "Food is delicious."
    • 7.9 "High comfort."
      8.5 "85% said the beds were comfortable."
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    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Clean rooms"
    "Stylish hotel"
    "Friendly service"
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