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Safety index

81 out of 100

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Safe area

Business

Pet-friendly

Shopping

W Chicago - City Center

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8.0

Good (5,842 ratings)

Chicago, United States - 

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210 m Willis Tower

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700 m Art Institute of Chicago

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840 m Millennium Park

Hotel Overview

W Chicago - City Center, based on user reviews, is a stylish and vibrant hotel located in the heart of the city. It offers a unique blend of historic charm and modern luxury, catering to both business and leisure travelers.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Prime Location: Situated in the city center, it offers easy access to top attractions, shopping, and dining.
  2. Modern Décor: Guests appreciate the chic and contemporary design of both the common areas and the guest rooms.
  3. Friendly Staff: Many reviewers highlight the welcoming and helpful hotel staff.
  4. Amenities: The hotel boasts a variety of amenities, including a fitness center and top-notch dining options.
  5. Cleanliness: High standards of cleanliness throughout the hotel are frequently mentioned.
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Area for improvement

  1. Price: Some guests find the hotel to be on the pricey side compared to other options in the area.
  2. Noise Levels: Due to its central location, noise from the street can sometimes be an issue for guests.
  3. Room Size: A common complaint is that the rooms, particularly the bathrooms, can feel quite small.
  4. Additional Fees: There are mentions of unexpected additional fees, such as for WiFi and parking.
  5. Limited View: Some guests were disappointed by the limited views from their rooms.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Parking available

Parking available

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Free WiFi

Gym

Gym

Restaurant

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RateScore

Total 5,842 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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7.4

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7.3

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7.8

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4.0/5

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4.0/5

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agoda

23 Reviews

7.4 / 10

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booking

102 Reviews

7.3 / 10

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expedia

1,001 Reviews

7.8 / 10

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google

1,787 Reviews

4.0 / 5

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tripadvisor

2,929 Reviews

4.0 / 5

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 403

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Number of floors 22

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1928

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

15

Download

112

Upload

106

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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What's nearby

Willis Tower

210 m

Art Institute of Chicago

700 m

Millennium Park

840 m

Michigan Avenue

980 m

Chicago Riverwalk

1.26 km

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Getting around

Quincy Metro Station

140 m

Chicago Union Station

560 m

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Airports Nearby

Chicago O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD)

19.5 km

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Restaurants

McDonald's

Nearby

The Florentine

Nearby

Elephant & Castle

210 m

Luke's Italian Beef

210 m

Sopraffina Marketcaffe

Nearby

Street View

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Daytime safety

56 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

26 out of 100

Unsafe

Chicago safety index

Safety

Crime

81

Overall Safety Index

Very Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

81 out of 100

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Women safety

Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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61

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Physical safety

Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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80

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Property safety

Risky

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Likelihood of theft.

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60

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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86

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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100

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

66

Overall Crime index

High

An average rating of the crime categories

66 out of 100

Property crime severity

High

69

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Mugging or robbery  64/100

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Car theft  56/100

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Car break-ins  65/100

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Home break-ins  56/100

Violent crime severity

High

72

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Physical attacks  62/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  48/100

Other crime severity

High

78

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Insult or harassment in public  61/100

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Corruption or bribery  71/100

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Drug problem  71/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$1.1 - $4.5

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Coffee

$2.7 - $8.4

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Beer 0.5L

$1.6 - $4.9

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$13.6 - $45.4

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$2 - $2.7

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$2 - $4.5

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$59 - $181.5

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$8.2 - $22.7

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McMeal at McDonalds

$8.9 - $13.6

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$2.1 - $4.5

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Public transport, monthly pass

$68.1 - $104.4

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.8 - $1.3

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$36.3 - $90.8

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$27.2 - $158.8

Weather In Chicago

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Precipitation In Chicago

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Air Quality

Moderate

PM2.512

PM1022

45

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Slight concern for sensitive groups. Most can continue outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 16:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome

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