$99 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Nov 25, 2014 Check-out: Nov 27, 2014

La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown

3 stars
One South Franklin, One South Franklin, Chicago, IL 60606
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.0
out of 5
114 reviews
spontaneous weekend visit awesomeness

We booked last minute and it was wonderful! Definitely going to stay at LaQuinta inn as much as... See full review

  • Spontanious vacationer
  • Dec 30, 2013
Great hotel!

Close to everything, a block away from the Willis Tower. Staff was awesome and helpful. See full review

  • St Louisian
  • Dec 2, 2013
Nestled in the heart of Chicago's financial district, just two blocks from Sears Tower, the all-new La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown offers convenient access to popular Chicago attractions in addition to upscale services that will keep you refreshed and productive. Shopping, dining, and entertainment venues are within easy reach thanks to the hotel's close proximity to public transportation and downtown attractions (such as the theater district). Walk to the Sears Tower and choose from a variety of area restaurants including Argo Tea Company, Pot Belly, and Chipotle (all adjacent). Shop at nearby State Street Mall or The Magnificent Mile before heading to a game at United Center (Chicago Bulls, Blackhawks), US Cellular Field (Chicago White Sox), Wrigley Field (Chicago Cubs), or Soldier Field (Chicago Bears). Enjoy free wireless high-speed Internet access, a 24-hour business center, well-equipped fitness center, refreshing indoor swimming pool, and much more at the La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown. Take advantage of our Free Bright Side Breakfast, each morning of your stay. La Quinta Returns' members are welcomed with express check-in and a free newspaper delivered to their room. In addition to free wireless high-speed Internet access, each spacious guest room includes a 32-inch flat-screen TV w/popular cable channels (including radio channels), coffee maker, hair dryer, iron w/ironing board, free local calls, and more. King bedded guest rooms and suites also include a microwave and mini-refrigerator. The La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown features a contemporary design that is both functional and environmentally friendly. This location participates in the city's Green Roof Program. Green roofs help keep cities healthy and help conserve energy because they work to lower surrounding urban heat temperatures.

Hotel Map

41.882 -87.6353
Nearby airports
O`Hare Intl Airport, (ORD), 18.10, MI, SE; Chicago Midway Airport, (MDW), 10.64, MI, NE;
Area description
City Center

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La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown Rooms

Deluxe
King Room Relaxing and comfortable room with king bed, recliner, oversized work area and dataport phone with voice mail and free local calls, and 25-inch TV with expanded cable
Deluxe
King Room Non-Smoking Relaxing and comfortable room with king bed, recliner, oversized work area and dataport phone with voice mail and free local calls, microwave, refrigerator, 32" flat screen LCD TV, and free high-speed Internet access.
Executive
King Room Non-Smoking Relaxing and comfortable room with king bed, recliner, oversized work area and dataport phone with voice mail and free local calls, microwave, refrigerator, 32" flat screen LCD TV, and free high-speed Internet access.
Standard
Two Full Bedded Room Non-Smoking Relaxing and comfortable room with king bed, recliner, oversized work area and dataport phone with voice mail and free local calls, 32" flat screen LCD TV, and free high-speed Internet access.
Standard
One Full Bed, Features a TV, coffee maker, hairdryer, iron w/ironing board, voice mail, and dataport telephone.
Standard
Two Full Bedded Room Non-Smoking Relaxing and comfortable room with king bed, recliner, oversized work area and dataport phone with voice mail and free local calls, 32" flat screen LCD TV, and free high-speed Internet access.

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Indoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Free local telephone calls
Elevators
FEMA approved
Activities
Indoor pool
Fitness center or spa
Exercise gym
Dining
Continental breakfast
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Room service
Meal plan - continental
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
ATM/Cash machine
Security
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Porters
Conference facilities
Copy service
Audio visual equipment
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Parking
Indoor parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Room
Television with cable
Radio
Telephone
AM/FM alarm clock
Desk with lamp
Heated guest rooms
Hairdryer in room
Microwave
Fire alarm with light
In room movies
Temperature control
Shower
Electronic door locks
Iron
Ironing board
Smoke detectors
Sprinklers in rooms
Bath tub

Nearby points of interest

  • Opera House: 0.1 mi
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange: 0.1 mi
  • Cadillac Palace Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • City Hall: 0.2 mi
  • Willis Tower (Sears Tower): 0.3 mi
  • Chicago Board of Trade: 0.3 mi
  • Union Station: 0.3 mi
  • Goodman Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Bank of America Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Oriental Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • State Street: 0.4 mi
  • Merchandise Mart: 0.4 mi
  • Shubert Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Macys: 0.4 mi
  • Chicago Theater: 0.5 mi
  • Opera House: 0.1 mi
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange: 0.1 mi
  • Cadillac Palace Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • City Hall: 0.2 mi
  • Willis Tower (Sears Tower): 0.3 mi
  • Chicago Board of Trade: 0.3 mi
  • Union Station: 0.3 mi
  • Goodman Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Bank of America Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Oriental Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • State Street: 0.4 mi
  • Merchandise Mart: 0.4 mi
  • Shubert Theatre: 0.4 mi
  • Macys: 0.4 mi
  • Chicago Theater: 0.5 mi
  • Harold Washington College: 0.5 mi
  • Marina City: 0.5 mi
  • Chicago Cultural Center: 0.5 mi
  • Harold Washington Library: 0.6 mi
  • Symphony Center: 0.6 mi
  • Chicago Architecture Foundation: 0.6 mi
  • Crown Fountain: 0.6 mi
  • Museum of Broadcast Communications: 0.6 mi
  • Cloud Gate: 0.6 mi
  • Art Institute of Chicago: 0.6 mi
  • Auditorium Building: 0.7 mi
  • Printers Square: 0.7 mi
  • Prudential Plaza: 0.7 mi
  • Pritzker Pavilion: 0.7 mi
  • Harris Theater: 0.7 mi
  • Wrigley Building: 0.8 mi
  • Tribune Tower: 0.8 mi
  • North Michigan Avenue: 0.9 mi
  • Grant Park: 0.9 mi
  • Chicago - Mag Mile - Wacker Dr: 0.9 mi
  • Buckingham Fountain: 0.9 mi
  • Hull House Museum: 1 mi
  • Yacht Club: 1 mi
  • Terra Museum of American Art: 1 mi
  • Holy Name Cathedral: 1.1 mi
  • Museum of Holography: 1.1 mi
  • UIC Pavilion: 1.2 mi
  • Washington Square Park: 1.2 mi
  • Seneca Park: 1.2 mi
  • Museum of Contemporary Art: 1.3 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

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. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (114)

Ratings and reviews for La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown

Overall score

4 / 5
5.01.0
114 out of 114
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4.5
Hotel staff:
4.3
Room comfort:
4.2
Location:
4.4
Value:
4.2

96% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
elk1282
Boston, MA
Aug 19, 2012

overall great stay

I stayed here with my family (3 adults) for 3 nights/4 days over August 2012. This hotel was perfect for us - great size room (small, but clean and not too compact), perfect location and helpful staff. the price was fair, especially for the location and value of the hotel. We walked everywhere and felt safe in the neighborhood at night. I would definitely stay here again if I am ever in the Chicago area.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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4
5.01.0
Beer drinkers delight
Business
CT
Jun 21, 2011

Perfect place to sleep!

Very close to all the transportation you need. Right inside the "Loop".

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

Business

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3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
NEW YORK
Apr 16, 2011

good location

PRO: Location CONS (FOR PICKY TRAVELER): Staff (wrong person check-in my room), Clearness (hair on bed and bath), Value (more expensive than near-by hotel), Breakfast (food and drinks have no taste), Noise (downtown, traffic)

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

Business

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Review of La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
la quinta downtown chicago
Dec 25, 2010

chicago trip

the stay was great. the staff all greeted us and were very good. the two ladies that served in the breakfast bar were very nice and personable. the cleaning staff greeted us pleasantly. will stay there on an upcoming trip and will tell friends ana family

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Pasadena, CA
Nov 13, 2010

Great location, comfortable room

You won't find anything better in this price range in the loop. Friendly staff, large, clean rooms, and a full complimentary breakfast make this my new regular hotel for business travel to Chicago.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Solo practitioner
Business
Billings, MT
Nov 12, 2010

Great price and great location.

I worked the entire time I was there. The hotel is quite new, and located downtown Chicago. Internet, HD television, business center, large buffet breakfast, microwave and refrigerator all included in the price. Good restaurants, fast food, and Walgreens all nearby. My only complaint was that it was somewhat noisy. However, the fan on the air conditioner/heater helped for white noise.

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

Business

Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

With the in-room refrigerator, I was able to purchase salads, snacks, and wine - at WalGreen prices.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Sisu
Business
Green Bay, WI
Nov 1, 2010

quite satisfactory

The room was clean and tasteful, the bed mattresses were comfortable with two pillows per person and nice linens. The continental breakfast has breads and bagels and muffins, no pastries, and fruits and juices and bagals and yogurt and hard boiled eggs. The fitness center has two treadmills but one of them didn't work, that's about my only complaint.

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

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Very close to restaurants and shopping and we were able to check in early

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4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
San Francisco, CA
Oct 13, 2010

Great hotel for a great deal!

The staff was extremely friendly, decent complimentary continental breakfast, and the location was within walking distance to Navy Pier, Millenium Park, The Hancock Building, and Willis Tower- all for a great price!

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

Business

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Review of La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
doubletenor
Business
UP of Michigan
Oct 13, 2010

Great location - surprisingly quiet

A great location - two blocks from the Willis (Sears) Tower. Only two blocks downsouth from the Randolph Street Theater District. Good sized rooms and nice walk-in shower. Giant breakfast array on the second floor. Friendly staff and brightly decorated rooms and hallways.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Mishawaka, Indiana
Oct 4, 2010

Wonderful, peaceful, relaxing getaway

It was great, the breakfast was wonderful and the staff was helpful with directions

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

Business

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Review of La Quinta Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Amost Married
Business
St. Louis, MO
Sep 27, 2010

Exciting weekend getaway

Hotel was very nice and clean. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Morning breakfast had plenty of options for being free! The fitness center was decent, better than I expected. We didn't have the best view, we were on the inside of the building, but we weren't in the room that much. Just a few blocks down from the Willis Tower and a Giordano's Pizza (highly recommend going to both!!) Location is great...a lot to see and do within walking distance or short train rides. We would definetely stay at this hotel again!

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

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

The Willis Tower Skydeck is a few blocks away and a must see! Up at the top there are some gorgeous views of the city...especially as the sun sets!

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