Best Western Grant Park Hotel - Chicago

1100 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605-2301  show map
 2 stars
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Best Western Grant Park Hotel - Chicago

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 52 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Reception staff were very helpful - Free internet service is offered in the lobby - Bathroom needs a vent
  • Free wireless - Short walk from orange red line stations - Adjoining restaurant was good
  • Very nice breakfast - Beds very comfortable - We had no noise problem
  • Bathroom was very small - Staff was very friendly - Gym is on the smookers level - Included breakfast at mei's kitchen
  • Museum campus is literally across the street - Internet is free - Rooms are basic but clean - Parking is only $24

Overview

The 2-star Best Western Grant Park Hotel boasts close proximity to Harris Theater, Noble Fool Theater and Vietnam Veterans Fountain just 1.7 km away. The hotel was opened in 1960, renovated in 2000 and is housed in a 9-storey building.

The magnificent location makes a tower, a college and a museum easily reachable. There are an oceanarium and restaurants in the area.

The metro station LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) is easy to reach. Midway airport is easy to reach.

Rooms

The rooms in Best Western Grant Park Hotel come with flat-screen television, a mini bar, a laptop-compatible safe, complimentary Wi-Fi and a personal computer. Room facilities include a microwave, a small fridge and coffee/tea makers as well as a pillow-top mattress and luxury linens.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant menu features American dishes. Guests can savor coffee and wines in the sandwich bar. The diner Eleven City Diner lies in a shopping area, within 5-minute walk of Best Western Grant Park Hotel.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

There are such business facilities as a meeting room, a business center and a copier on the premises.

Relax

For active guests, there are a gym and a fitness centre at the hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 52 per day.

Number of floors:   9.  Number of rooms:   172.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Carte blanche
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa lounge
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Lake view
  • Park view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Separate bedroom
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Voice mail
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Grant Park Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
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Hotel Address:

1100 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605-2301

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City Center
  • Chicago
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Van Buren Street Station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    1.0 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Yolk (cuisine: American)
    50 m
  • Eleven City Diner (cuisine: American)
    120 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    1.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    172

Rooms and availability

Standard Room
Bed type: Bed assigned on arrival or Double beds or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 26 m²
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Standard Room

Queen Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed
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1 Queen Bed, No Smoking, Lake View, High Speed Internet Access, Microwave And Refrigerator

Suite
Bed type: Double beds
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Family Run Of House Room Assigned On Arrival
Bed type: Double bed
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Standard|Run of House - Double (Family Plan)

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Grant Park Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
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Hotel Address:

1100 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605-2301

Get directions
City Center
  • Chicago
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Van Buren Street Station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    1.0 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Yolk (cuisine: American)
    50 m
  • Eleven City Diner (cuisine: American)
    120 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    1.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    172

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Shedd Aquarium - 500 m

Places of interest

Shopping areas

Monuments and Landmarks

Museums

Parks

Universities, Institutes

  • Columbia College Theatre Music - 100 m
  • Music Department - 100 m
  • Community Film Workshop - 100 m
  • East-West University - 200 m
  • Columbia College-Dance Ctr - 400 m
  • Dance Department - 400 m
  • Center For Psychoanalytic - 500 m
  • Film and Video - 500 m
  • Management - 500 m
  • Undergraduate Admissions - 500 m
  • Brandeis University - 500 m
  • Liberal Education - 500 m
  • English Department - 500 m
  • Columbia College-Science/math - 500 m
  • Columbia College-Academic Comp - 500 m
  • Television Dept - 500 m
  • Columbia College - 500 m

Local attractions

  • Chicago Cultural Center - 1.6 km
    78 East Washington Street, Chicago
  • Financial District - 1.6 km
    Chicago, IL
  • Union Station - 1.7 km
    210 S. Canal Street, Chicago
  • Chicago Temple - 1.6 km
    77 W. Washington St., Chicago
  • Reliance Building - 1.6 km
    1 W. Washington St., Chicago

Near the hotel

  • The Loop - 490 m
    701 South State State, Chicago
  • Printers Row - 530 m
    57 West Polk St, Chicago
  • Museum of Contemporary Photography - 610 m
    Columbia College, Chicago
  • Auditorium Theatre - 750 m
    50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago
  • Dearborn Station - 520 m
    47 West Polk St, Chicago
  • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies - 550 m
    610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
  • The Field Museum - 750 m
    1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago

Restaurants nearby

  • Yolk - 50 m

    Address: 1120 S Michigan Avenue

    81% likes this, based on 231 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Mei's Kitchen - 40 m

    Address: 1108 S Michigan Ave
    Phone: (312) 294-2488

  • Oysy - 180 m

    Address: 888 S Michigan Ave
    Phone: (312) 922-1127

    71% likes this, based on 124 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: CAD 26 - CAD 38

  • Eleven City Diner - 120 m

    Address: 1112 South Wabash
    Phone: 312.2121112

    83% likes this, based on 349 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: CAD 3 - CAD 28

  • 11 City Diner - 120 m

    Address: 1112 S Wabash St, The Loop,

    76% likes this, based on 45 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    172
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Best Western Grant Park Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Grant Park Hotel

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 288 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    7.4

    Strategically located in between McCormick Place and Downtown, which makes it a good place to stay in if you are attending a show at McCormick Place.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    quick check-in, reasonable rate, good location

    lobby smells like smoke because people smoke right outside; computers out of order; no wi fi in room as promised; had to request washcloths and internet access repeatedly; never able to use internet in room

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Clean, very comfortable rooms and great location. Staff are efficient and tries their best to serve guests needs.

    The rate quoted by bookings.com is different from the rate when I arrived at the hotel. When I check out, I was again given another rate. As I was rushing to the airport, I did not kick up a fuss. The hotel and Bookings.com should honor the original rate quoted. I will think twice whether I will book future hotel rooms from Bookings.com

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    It was closed to the Millenium park, to the magnificient mile. Staff people were hospitable. For 2 days, the internet was not avalaible

    the sink was broken as well the toilet

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The staff was extremely helpful and very nice. The rooms were small, but clean and comfortable. The food at the attached restaurant was excellent. Would strongly recommend getting the parking package. It was easy to get to and close to local transportation. Quiet at night.

  • Single
    7.4

    Location was between downtown and the convention center which worked for me

    Staff were highly unfriendly.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    all converations from room next to ours was completely audible

  • Family with children
    8.2

    I like the fact that my room included a really good breakfast.

    I hated the fact that I could here the people in the room right next door..it seemed as the walls were thin or something!

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Close location to South Shore Line RR stop.

  • Older travelers
    6.4

    Good breakfast, cleaness

    Unconfortable pillows and the air is too dry it gave me problem to breath in the night

  • Family with children
    8.2

    It was a good value and included parking and breakfast. My room was assigned incorrectly (1 king vs. 2 queen) and the desk attendant fixed it right away with no hassles. The valet parking was hassle free and it did not take a long time to retrieve our car.

    It was a little worn out (carpet, walls, etc). It could stand a little attention to detail and a freshening up of decor.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    i liked how close we were to where we wanted to go while being out there

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    location.

    TV had to be repaired, No hot water one morning, Cost of parking, had to ask for a room directory,.All was repaired/taken care of in a timely manner except for cost of parking.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    The staff at this hotel was wonderful, courteous and very well informed about the city that surrounds them. The room was clean and comfortable. The location was absolutely ideal for bus pick-up as well as taking off on foot. The hotel rates are exceptional compared to the hotels that surround them. Will definitley return to this hotel when we plan our next city vacation.

    The restaurant in this hotel leaves much to be desired. It is worth the walk right around the corner to eat breakfast at "Potbelly", they serve delicious breakfast sandwiches for under $5.00. The swimming pool was a great way to relax at the end of the day, although, I was disappointed that the clean towel bin was always empty, and the pool needed some general cleaning. We had to use our room towels for the pool and then had a hard time getting additional towels for bathing.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Location

    Staff was very loud in the hallway while we were trying to nap during the day.

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Grant Park Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1100 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605-2301

Get directions
City Center
  • Chicago
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Van Buren Street Station
    900 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    1.0 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Yolk (cuisine: American)
    50 m
  • Eleven City Diner (cuisine: American)
    120 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    1.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    172