$98 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jan 4, 2015 Check-out: Jan 6, 2015

Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

4 stars
171 W. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60601
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.1
out of 5
317 reviews
Great/ Clean

The hotel was clean and very warming. The decorations and various sitting areas made it fun to... See full review

  • AmyMae
  • Nov 24, 2014
A very attractive small hotel

Nicely located, exceptionally good service and friendly, welcoming staff. Our new favorite hotel in... See full review

  • Union Jack
  • Oct 7, 2014
The belle of Chicago's theater district
When Broadway shows comes to town, the Hotel Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel, is the first place that comes to mind for lodging. The Cadillac Palace Theater sparkles as brilliantly as its marquee with tasteful rooms in the heart of the Loop. Theatrical drama comes to life in every corner, including the lobby’s three-story staircase where a baby grand piano sits against a bright palette of reds, oranges and greens. Business travelers find its location equally attractive -- it’s just a few blocks from the Board of Trade and Mercantile Exchange.
Highlights
  • In the heart of the Loop near State Street, financial district and Magnificent Mile
  • Broadway shows on site at the Cadillac Palace Theater
  • Evening wine hours hosted in hotel’s living room
  • In-room spa services and Aveda bath products
  • Pet-friendly hotel
Rooms
Rooms at the Hotel Allegro Chicago are both glamorous and futuristic. Royal blue headboards pop against stark white linens and complement bursts of yellow color in the forms of lamp shades and bolsters. Rooms come standard with a 37-inch flat-screen TV, complimentary wireless Internet access and Aveda bath products.
Features
The Hotel Allegro Chicago may have been built in 1932, but its policies have evolved with modern times. Today, its green practices mean no plastic or Styrofoam cups are used, all meeting documents are printed on recycled paper and cleaning products are all eco-friendly.

Pet lovers, rejoice: This pet-friendly hotel has dedicated premier king guest rooms just for you and your four-legged friends. Pets are also welcomed with a treat plus food and water bowls to use during their stay.
Transportation
  • O’Hare International Airport (15.4 mi/24.7 km)
  • Midway Airport (9.1 mi/14.6 km)
  • Blue Line (Clark/Lake) (1.4 mi/2.3 km)
  • Orange Line (Washington/Wells) (0.1 mi/0.2 km)
  • McCormick Place Convention Center (2.4 mi/3.9 km)
Nearby attractions
  • Cadillac Palace Theater (next door)
  • Chicago Theater (0.3 mi/0.5 km)
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange (0.3 mi/0.5 km)
  • Wacker Drive (0.3 mi/0.6 km)
  • Willis Tower (0.4 mi/0.7 km)
  • Board of Trade (0.4 mi/0.7 km)
  • State Street (0.7 mi/1.1 km)
  • The Magnificent Mile (0.8 mi/1.3 km)
Business
  • 15 meeting rooms covering 14,000 square feet
  • On site 24-hour business center with laptop stations and printer
  • Comprehensive multimedia and audio/visual support

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Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel Rooms

King Suite
King Suite
King Suite 2 Person Tub
King Suite 2 Person Tub
Double Double Room
Double Double Room
King Premier Room
King Premier Room
King Room
King Room
Queen Room
Queen Room

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Non Smoking
General
Air conditioned
Non Smoking
Pet friendly
Elevators
24 hour security
Activities
Spa
Children's activities
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Continental breakfast
Restaurant
Coffee shop
Meal plan - continental
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
Concierge desk
ATM/Cash machine
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Porters
Conference facilities
Audio visual equipment
Conference suite
Internet
WiFi
Parking
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Accessible rooms
Grab bars in bathroom
Room
Television with cable
Radio
Cordless phone
Safe
Phone with speaker
Telephone
AM/FM alarm clock
Desk with lamp
Mini bar
Hairdryer in room
Outlet adapters
In room movies
Temperature control
Electronic door locks
Iron
Ironing board
Sprinklers in rooms

Nearby points of interest

  • Cadillac Palace Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • City Hall: 0.1 mi
  • Goodman Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Oriental Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Merchandise Mart: 0.3 mi
  • Opera House: 0.3 mi
  • Chicago Theater: 0.3 mi
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange: 0.3 mi
  • Macys: 0.3 mi
  • Shubert Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • State Street: 0.3 mi
  • Marina City: 0.3 mi
  • Harold Washington College: 0.4 mi
  • Bank of America Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Museum of Broadcast Communications: 0.4 mi
  • Cadillac Palace Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • City Hall: 0.1 mi
  • Goodman Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Oriental Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Merchandise Mart: 0.3 mi
  • Opera House: 0.3 mi
  • Chicago Theater: 0.3 mi
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange: 0.3 mi
  • Macys: 0.3 mi
  • Shubert Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • State Street: 0.3 mi
  • Marina City: 0.3 mi
  • Harold Washington College: 0.4 mi
  • Bank of America Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Museum of Broadcast Communications: 0.4 mi
  • Chicago Cultural Center: 0.4 mi
  • Chicago Board of Trade: 0.5 mi
  • Willis Tower (Sears Tower): 0.5 mi
  • Cloud Gate: 0.5 mi
  • Crown Fountain: 0.5 mi
  • Prudential Plaza: 0.5 mi
  • Union Station: 0.5 mi
  • Wrigley Building: 0.6 mi
  • Symphony Center: 0.6 mi
  • Harris Theater: 0.6 mi
  • Chicago Architecture Foundation: 0.6 mi
  • Pritzker Pavilion: 0.6 mi
  • Art Institute of Chicago: 0.6 mi
  • Harold Washington Library: 0.6 mi
  • Tribune Tower: 0.6 mi
  • North Michigan Avenue: 0.7 mi
  • Chicago - Mag Mile - Wacker Dr: 0.7 mi
  • Auditorium Building: 0.7 mi
  • Printers Square: 0.8 mi
  • Terra Museum of American Art: 0.8 mi
  • Holy Name Cathedral: 0.9 mi
  • Yacht Club: 0.9 mi
  • Buckingham Fountain: 0.9 mi
  • Grant Park: 1 mi
  • Washington Square Park: 1 mi
  • Seneca Park: 1 mi
  • Museum of Contemporary Art: 1.1 mi
  • Drury Lane Theatre: 1.1 mi
  • John Hancock Center: 1.1 mi
  • Water Tower: 1.1 mi

Dining

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Encore
Encore a lunch bistro and liquid lounge. By day a stylish space serving a casual lunch to the local celebs including fresh carver sandwiches think beef tenderloin or roasted turkey. By dusk it turns into a hip liquid lounge with two bars setting the mood

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (317)

Ratings and reviews for Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Overall score

4.1 / 5
5.01.0
317 out of 317
Amenities:
3.9
Room cleanliness:
4.4
Hotel staff:
4.4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4.5
Value:
4.1

91% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
CincinnatiKid
Business
Cincinnati, OH
Apr 8, 2014

Nice, but not THAT nice

Perhaps my expectations were too high, but I was a bit disappointed. Just to be clear, I didn't have a BAD experience, it just fell short of what I expected. The room was much smaller than I expected it to be. It wasn't much bigger than a college dorm. Closet space was almost non-existent. The website listed the room as having a "luxury" bathtub, but it was just a regular tub/shower combo that I've seen in 100's of hotel rooms. My biggest issue was the parking. Their website lists "Valet Parking" and "Parking" as amenities. However, the ONLY option provided by the hotel is a $60/day valet services. If you don't use that, you are forced to use public parking garages that are 2 or 3 blocks away. With all that said, the hotel was clean and the staff was very nice. The location of the hotel is great, as you can walk almost everywhere.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Do-Rite Donuts. It's about 2 blocks away on the opposite side of the street. Best donuts I've ever had.

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Review of Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Billagio
Business
Dallas, TX
Apr 8, 2014

Great location & great hotel!

A weekend trip for 2, Allegro was awesome. Clean, comfortable and there was a Starbucks attached to the lobby! Surrounded by the great Chicago theaters. 1.5 blocks to the Blue Line from O'Hare. We walked out of our room on Monday at 8am. Stopped for a Starbucks. Walked to the Blue Line. We got thru airport security at 915am. It. Doesnt. Get. Better. Than. That!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
maggie song
Business
chicago
Apr 3, 2014

small bathroom

bathroom is a little bit small, its clean, but a little hard to turn around in it

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
phantom opera visitors
Business
saint Louis, mo
Feb 17, 2014

Loud at night

Hotel was charming. Only complaints stem from the loud party near us at three in the morning and the inability to open the window for some fresh air... Not that Chicago has much of that, but it would be nice to have the option anyway. Came home with an allergy cold.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Aces68
Business
Chicago Illinois
Feb 17, 2014

Outstanding

I am from Chicago and had friends in for the theater and thought it would be easier to stay downtown. This hotel is perfect for a quick stay. Clean rooms, quiet and the staff are great. Located in the theater district and everything is within walking distance.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Traveler467
Business
Mi
Feb 17, 2014

Good location, colorful, youthful hotel

Be aware that valet parking is $57 per night. But there is a wine hour at 5 and good coffee free in the lobby in the mornings.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Hypnotoad
Business
Michigan
Feb 10, 2014

Perfect for Theater Weekend

Next door to the Cadillac, two blocks from the Oriental. Within walking distance for shopping and Millennium Park. Staff very friendly.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
SolidWorks CAD Designer
Business
Rochester, MN
Feb 2, 2014

Perfect Personal Getaway

Can't praise this hotel enough. The room was comfortable, warm & clean. The fitness center is as complete as any fitness club with treadmills, elliptical machines, a cable machine & free weights. Both restaurants were very good & not too expensive. All of the staff in the hotel & restaurants were polite, friendly & helpful. The evening wine hour is also a very nice touch; a nice way to unwind at the end of the day. I will stay here whenever I travel to Chicago. The Allegro is also within walking distance of the Michigan avenue address for my appointment, and right in the middle of the theater district..

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: In Hotel

Encore Lounge - Great Crab Cakes & Cabbage Salad

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Review of Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
VBAtl
Business
Atlanta, GA
Jan 28, 2014

Great amenities, small rooms and thin walls

As all Kimpton hotels, Hotel Allegro has great amenities and nice touches like the wine hour, coffee in the lobby, etc. The rooms were pretty small (ours was OK, but our friends had a smaller place). Our only significant complaint is about the thin walls (or, at least, poorly sound-insulated walls).

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Allegro Chicago, a Kimpton Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
lross
Business
Chicago
Jan 20, 2014

Birthday weekend getaway

I have not traveled in a very long time. I joined a group of friends for a celebration weekend in Chicago. One of our group researched hotels and found the best deal for the weekend we traveled. While the weather was definitely not, the hotel staff was extremely warm. The decor was very inviting, stylish and very comfortable. When I visit again... And I will quaint again... I will definitely look into this hotel.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Not Applicable

Dim Sum in Chinatown is a wonderfully culture-immersing experience!

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