Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago, a 3-star hotel, is located in the city center of Chicago. This historic building offers a wealth of facilities including a fitness center, concierge service, and a mini-market. For guests traveling with children, a child-friendly buffet is available. The hotel also provides facilities for disabled guests and free WiFi throughout the property. All units at Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago are air-conditioned and equipped with a private bathroom, flat-screen TV, and a safe deposit box. Some units offer additional amenities such as lake views, a dining table, and a seating area. For those needing to work during their stay, a work desk is available in select units. Guests can enjoy a variety of activities in the surrounding area, including ice-skating and kayaking. The hotel is conveniently located near several landmarks such as the Art Institute of Chicago (1640 feet), Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1312 feet), and Cloud Gate - The Bean (less than 0.6 mi). The nearest airport, Midway International, is just 11 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the heart of Chicago, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.2


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 king bed
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
2 full beds
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
7.9
Facilities
7.0
Cleanliness
7.4
Comfort
7.5
Value for money
7.1
Location
9.2
Free Wifi
7.6
Low score for Chicago
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Hotel area info

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • Rafael's Restaurant
    • Cuisine
      American
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Amenities of Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges may apply.
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Hindi

House rules

Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 75 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 15 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Extra bed upon request
$20 per child, per night
Crib upon request
Free
4+ years
Extra bed upon request
$20 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Carte Blanche Discover Diners Club American Express Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

A damage deposit of $75 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago

  • The prices at Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago include:

    • Double
    • Quad
    • Suite

  • Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Fitness

  • Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago has 1 restaurant:

    • Rafael's Restaurant

  • Check-in at Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago is 2,600 feet from the center of Chicago. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.