Welcome to Chicago’s Essex Inn, ideally situated on the Cultural Mile of Chicago. Overlooking Grant Park, the hotel is within walking distance of the Field Museum, Shedd Aquarium, The Art Institute of Chicago, Millennium Park and all the shops, shows, architecture and delights of the Magnificent Mile. Sports fans will also delight in the hotel’s close proximity to the city’s best sports teams; Soldier Field, Wrigley Field, US Cellular Field and the United Center are all nearby.

The Essex Inn’s 254 spacious rooms offer floor to ceiling windows creating a sundrenched oasis in the heart of downtown. Additionally, the 23 suites, rooftop garden and pool area provide panoramic views of the striking Chicago skyline, beautiful Grant Park and the famous Chicago Museum Campus.

A fully equipped fitness center features treadmills, lifecycles, elliptical machines, weight machines and free-weights while new wet and dry saunas add a spa-like comfort to your stay.

With 3,000 square feet of stylish meeting and event space, Chicago’s Essex Inn makes an exquisite rehearsal dinner or wedding venue and a perfect choice for your next corporate function.

Visitors don’t have to travel far to take part in the city’s dynamic dining scene; Brasserie by LM is located on the ground floor of the hotel. The traditional French brasserie offers a modern and casual destination for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as weekend brunch. The restaurant comfortably seats 190 inside and 50 in the private dining room. The affordable menu features a variety of French favorites including croque sandwiches, mussels with frites and beef bourguignon and a $25 three-course prix fixe, which includes soup or salad, entrée and dessert. Guests will enjoy domestic, German and French draft beers, and a wine list complete with domestic and French options.

Hotel Amenities

  • Internet Access - Complimentary
  • Indoor Pool
  • Exercise Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Lounge
  • Baggage Hold
  • Valet Parking
  • Internet Access - Wireless
  • TV - Flat Screen
  • Fax
  • Printer
  • Doors Have Deadbolts
  • Doors Have Viewports
  • Doors Self-Closing
  • Electronic Door Locks
  • Fire Alarm with Light
  • Fire Alarms
  • Security
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Sprinklers In Rooms

ZZTO BE DELETED-Chicago's Essex Inn

800 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605
1-312-939-2800

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