InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile

Chicago, USA

2.5 K reviews
Very good luxury hotel. Close to Starbucks. Great pool. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Set menu lunch
    • Set menu dinner
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Indoor Pool
    • Number of Pools
    • Heated Pool(s)
    • Swimming Pool
    • Sauna
505 North Michigan Avenue Chicago Illinois 60611
0 ft to downtown


This luxurious hotel is located on the Magnificent Mile close to a selection of world-class shopping venues. Restaurants and bars are to be found within 300 m of the hotel and it is a mere 150 m to the nearest links to the public transport.


The hotel was built in 1929. Guests can enjoy a pleasant stay in one of the 792 rooms. At the accommodation, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most storeys are accessible by lift. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Additional facilities at the hotel include a newspaper stand. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation. Additional services include room service and a laundry service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed, a queen-size bed or a king-size bed. A safe and a minibar are also available. A mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Internet access, a telephone, a TV and a radio add to the comfort of the holiday. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms.


A refreshing dip in the indoor or outdoor pool is an enjoyable way to cool down on hot days. A range of options are available, including a gym and a spa.


Guests can choose from a range of snacks and meals including breakfast, lunch or dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Superb location. Location superb. Fabulous location.

    "Good location, close to public transport." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Accessible by car, but parking is costly."

  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Perfect lap pool. Beautiful indoor pool. Great swimming pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Superb staff. Thanks to hotel employee. Excellent room service.

    "Service, especially restaurant service and housekeeping, is friendly and professional." "Decent reception but complaints about management." "Great concierge service." "Room service is perfect." "Valet service could be better." "Recreation staff is nice."

  • Cleanliness

    Everything was clean. Facilities were clean. Rooms were clean.

    "Relatively clean rooms." "Bathroom needs cleaning."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Amazing property. Beautiful lobby. Great conference room.

    "Generally old facilities, although conference area was good." "Okay buildings and entrance area." "Elevator in need of updating." "Beautiful architecture."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast is average"

    Delicious buffet breakfast. No coffee cup. Free breakfasts.

    "Breakfast is decent but expensive."

  • Vibe
    "Decent vibe"

    Luxurious double beds. Luxurious furnishings. Modern amenities.

    "OK vibe and a friendly atmosphere." "Hotel could use some updating." "Entrance area is ok." "Luxurious Hotel." "Luxury hotel." "Good for business people." "Good choice for a city trip."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Broken door lock. Threadbare towels. Dirty carpet in room.

    "Decent rooms and views." "Rooms are badly-kept, and old, with poor furniture, but nice beds." "Guests don't like the TVs, minibars, or A/C in the small rooms." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Shower can be a problem."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Free Wi-Fi. Fussy Wifi. Wifi worked well.

    "WiFi is decent and okay-priced." "Wifi quality could be improved."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Dirty linens. Bad A/C. Very tiny rooms.

    "Small rooms with comfort and noise issues." "Lovely beds, but substandard room maintenance with poor A/C."

  • Value for money
    "Value for money could be better"

    Paid for upgrade. Overpriced exec. Wasted my money.

    "Value for money could be better." "Internet is affordable." "Pricey breakfast and dining."