Burnham Hotel - Chicago

1 West Washington, Chicago Il 60602, Usa, Chicago, United States, 60601  show map
 4 stars
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Burnham Hotel - Chicago

Internet

Paid wired internet connection

Parking

USD 58 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Spa lounge

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Editorial review:

One of the world's first skyscrapers back when it was constructed in 1895 by Daniel Burnham this is a stunningly renovated landmark with lots of plate glass, charming rooms and amazingly efficient and professional staff.

Overview

Situated in the heart of Chicago, the 4-star Burnham Hotel offers the a la carte restaurant serving American cuisine. Built in 1895, the designer hotel was renovated in 1999.

Its location next to a tube station allows to see a tower, a palace and a museum in Chicago. The property is set within 1 km distance from the city center.

Guests will find retail stores and boutiques within minutes of the hotel.

A 10-minute walk to LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) subway station. Burnham Hotel is about 15 minutes’ drive towards Midway airport.

Rooms

For a comfortable stay Burnham Hotel offers 122 rooms on 14 floors featuring a personal safe, television with satellite channels, central heating, a sofa and wireless internet. The rooms look on to the park. Bathrooms come with a shower, a bathtub and toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can eat at Atwood Cafe and Chipotle Mexican Grill, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Along with an elevator, an ATM and a storage room there are a business center, a conference room and a photocopier available on the premises.

Relax

Burnham Hotel provides a mini club and cots for children. Active guests can make use of a fitness center, a gym and treadmills offered on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 58 per day.

Number of floors:   14.  Number of rooms:   122.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid wired internet connection
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Eco friendly
  • Fireplace
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Fine dining
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Spa lounge
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Media

  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Burnham Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
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Hotel Address:

1 West Washington, Chicago Il 60602, Usa, Chicago, United States, 60601

Get directions
City Center
  • Chicago
    600 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Art Institute of Chicago
    500 m
  • Millenium Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Atwood Cafe (cuisine: American)
    10 m
  • Trattoria No. 10 (cuisine: Italian)
    130 m
Parks
  • Millennium Park
    450 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    940 m
  • Ohio Street Beach
    1.7 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    122

Rooms and availability

How to reach hotel

hotel Burnham Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
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Hotel Address:

1 West Washington, Chicago Il 60602, Usa, Chicago, United States, 60601

Get directions
City Center
  • Chicago
    600 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Art Institute of Chicago
    500 m
  • Millenium Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Atwood Cafe (cuisine: American)
    10 m
  • Trattoria No. 10 (cuisine: Italian)
    130 m
Parks
  • Millennium Park
    450 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    940 m
  • Ohio Street Beach
    1.7 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    122

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Places of interest

Shopping areas

  • Macy's Department Store - 100 m
  • Macy's on State Street - 100 m

Museums

  • Cinema Chicago - 100 m
  • Museum of Broadcast Comm - 200 m
  • Gallery 37 - 200 m
  • School of the Art Institute - 200 m

Parks

  • Dixmoor Park Dist - 200 m

Halls

Universities, Institutes

  • Mac Cormac College - 100 m
  • University-IL Urology Clinic - 100 m
  • Literacy Chicago - 300 m
  • North Central Assn of Colleges - 300 m
  • University of Illinois Urbana - 300 m

Theaters

Food and meals

  • The Wit Hotel Roof Top Bar - 300 m

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • John Hancock Center / Observatory - 1.7 km
    875 N Michigan Ave, Chicago
  • Milton Lee Olive Park - 1.6 km
    500 North Lake Shore Dr, Chicago
  • Loyola University Museum of Art - 1.6 km
    820 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago
  • Lake Shore Place - 1.6 km
    680 N. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
  • Lake Point Tower - 1.6 km
    505 N. Lake Short Drive, Chicago

Near the hotel

  • Art Institute of Chicago - 430 m
    111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
  • Macy's on State Street - 130 m
    111 North State Street, Chicago
  • Reliance Building - 180 m
    1 W. Washington St., Chicago
  • Chicago Temple - 200 m
    77 W. Washington St., Chicago
  • Millennium Park - 450 m
    201 E Randolph St, Chicago
  • Carson, Pirie, Scott and Company Building - 130 m
    1 S. State St., Chicago
  • Chicago Cultural Center - 250 m
    78 East Washington Street, Chicago

Restaurants nearby

  • Atwood Cafe - 10 m

    Address: 1 W Washington St
    Phone: (312) 368-1900

    76% likes this, based on 253 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: CAD 40 - CAD 101

  • LavAzza - 50 m

    Address: 27 W Washington St
    Phone: (312) 977-9971

    83% likes this, based on 39 reviews
    Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 26

  • Simply Thalia - 80 m

    Address: 108 N State St

    80% likes this, based on 35 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian

  • Trattoria No. 10 - 130 m

    Address: 10 N Dearborn St
    Phone: (312) 984-1718

    77% likes this, based on 289 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: CAD 27 - CAD 51

  • Magnolia Bakery - 90 m

    Address: 108 North State Street
    Phone: 312-346-7777

    74% likes this, based on 64 reviews
    Cuisine: American

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    122
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Burnham Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Burnham Hotel

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 47 reviews

Rating by category:

Service
8.3
Value
9.0
Rooms
9.0
Location
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    10.0

    Staff were amazing! They took care of all the details with great courtesy. The room was beautiful, the bed was super comfortable and everything was very clean. The Atwood Cafe food was delicious, and they modified reservations for us without a fuss. I would definitely stay here again and recommend it to family and friends.

  • Single
    9.6

    I liked the location and the quite comfort of the room. I liked the variety of contents in the minibar, even though I didn't actually eat but one thing.

    My room was a little noisy, but I just wore earplugs and that worked out for the most part.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    location, helpfulness of staff, easy access to decent restaurant

    no reading bed light on either side of the bed

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Liked the design and history. Comfortable too. Nice wine reception in lobby

    The air-conditioning was not work properly in my room....did not get cool

  • Couple
    10.0

    We had a fantastic experience staying at the Burnham, from the very friendly and helpful front desk staff, through to the gorgeous room and great view, as well as excellent cafe/restaurant staff and service. The restaurant was closed on the 4th of July holiday, and the front desk staff had prepared a list of local restaurants that were open and kindly booked our choice for us - thank you! The hotel building itself is beautiful and well restored and in a fantastic location within the loop, shopping district, and close to millenium park. We really appreciated our stay - what a great welcome to Chicago and the US!

  • Couple
    10.0

    It was for our wedding anniversary, and they treated us very well. We always get great service at any Kimpton hotel!

  • Couple
    9.6

    Key location in the loop with almost no street noise on the 10th floor. Very nice room at a great price.

  • Single
    10.0

    The Burnham has a lot to offer. Its location in the Loop is perfect for all of the cultural opportunities in Chicago: Art Institute, Lyric Opera, Joffrey Ballet, Goodman Theater and more. Access to the red line is steps away. The hotel is architecturally significant. It has a first class restaurant, the Atwood Cafe. And probably most importantly, the rooms are comfortable and clean, and the staff is efficient, helpful and friendly. They offer Starbucks coffee in the lobby every morning and wine in the late afternoon. That's a nice touch. Really, it has everything I want from a Chicago hotel.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The location was wonderful. We also enjoyed the fact that the hotel was situated in a building that had been an architectural gem.

    Weekend brunch was over priced. Weekday menu was more reasonable.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Loved the small ambience of it's restaurant, bar and sitting room with fireplace. Breakfast each morning with a corner view of the city outside was wonderful. Also liked that it was a dog-friendly hotel.

    You don't fix cocktails in a tall glass without asking the customer. Had an extremely costly drink that tasted more like lemon water than scotch with water and a twist.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Loved the location so we could walk to restaurants and theater

  • Couple
    10.0

    Hotel Burnham was in the perfect location. We walked everywhere! From the hotel, we were able to walk throughout the financial district, theater district and cross the river to the Magnificent Mile. Great location!

    We loved the hotel, the only inconvenience was that there was a fee to use the business kiosk. Usually at hotels of that luxury, the 5 minute use of a computer is free. But not too big of a deal!

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Fantastic downtown loop location in a beautifully restored historical building.

  • Couple
    8.8

    The staff were all very friendly. great location--close to shopping, the metro, and Millennium Park. Also, hotel rooms are accessible using a real key!

    The decor could use some updating. Curtains had rips and I had a towel with mold.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    It's a small boutique hotel with wonderful design elements. The staff was very friendly and service-oriented. While the rooms are small, they are elegantly appointed. Wonderful bed and pillows plus Aveda bath products. Lovely stay!

How to reach hotel

hotel Burnham Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1 West Washington, Chicago Il 60602, Usa, Chicago, United States, 60601

Get directions
City Center
  • Chicago
    600 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Art Institute of Chicago
    500 m
  • Millenium Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Atwood Cafe (cuisine: American)
    10 m
  • Trattoria No. 10 (cuisine: Italian)
    130 m
Parks
  • Millennium Park
    450 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    940 m
  • Ohio Street Beach
    1.7 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    122