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Congress Plaza Hotel

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60605, United States of America
3.0 out of 5 rating 3400 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.0
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Congress Plaza Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Chicago, steps from Columbia College Chicago and Museum of Contemporary Photography. This hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Auditorium Building and Theatre and 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Fine Arts Building.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 870 guestrooms featuring refrigerators. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and coffee/tea makers.

Amenities

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands. This hotel also features wedding services and a banquet hall.

Dining

Grab a bite to eat at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-in. Planning an event in Chicago? This hotel has facilities measuring 50000 square feet (4645 square meters), including conference space. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Roosevelt University - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Columbia College Chicago - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Grant Park - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Lakefront Trail - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Museum of Contemporary Photography - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Auditorium Building and Theatre - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Fine Arts Building - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
State Street - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Buckingham Fountain - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Harold Washington Library Center - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Symphony Center - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Art Institute of Chicago - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Millennium Park - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Michigan Avenue - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Chicago Cultural Center - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 30.4 km / 18.9 mi
Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) - 19 km / 11.8 mi
Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 42.8 km / 26.6 mi

The preferred airport for Congress Plaza Hotel is Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Valet parking (surcharge)
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 50000
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 4645
  • -Elevator
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • -Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • -Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Assistive listening devices available