Hampton Inn Majestic Chicago
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How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
Historical Traveler Reviews Hampton Inn Majestic Chicago
Right in the Thick of It
This was a great hotel. Everything was very new and remodeled. Flat Screen TVs. Polite Staff. Breakfast. Fitness Room. It is also in the heart of the Loop. We walked to the boat tours, a blues club, deep dish pizza, Near North, and all the famous buildings. The only time we needed to use the L was to get to Wrigley for a game and there was a station around the corner. If you are a tourist looking for a clean, modern, centrally located hotel in the Loop, this is a fine choice.
I found the Hampton at the last minute when other plans fell through and I was very pleased with it. It is has recently been redecorated and refurbished. The rooms are immaculate, modern, attractive and comfortable. The bathroom is above average with stone tiling, a beautiful tub/shower with good water pressure. The hotel soaps were not great, but other than that they give you a beauty kit, a shoe cloth, mouthwash, shampoo, conditioner and lotion. There is a hair dryer and coffee maker.
My April stay at the Hampton Inn Majestic was excellent. The biggest complaint I have is that room service didn't make it once (I was there for 7 nights) when I left my room late and came back about 4 hours later.
My wife and I stayed here one night after booking a stay through the "choose Chicago website." The AARP discount was worth an extra $10, but I still thought the room a bit pricy at $161 a night. It seems that Chicago rooms are going up in price as the windy city gains popularity as a destination spot.
Stayed for one night. Location is right in the Loop - just round the corner from Blue Line Monroe stop so ideal for travelling to/from ORD. Doormen really friendly, rooms nicely decorated.
Only problems are the elevators - very small and very slow - check-in is on the 4th floor, which isn't particularly a problem but with only 2 elevators it means only 1 is running up and down the 20? floors. Had to wait 8 and 10 minutes on occasions, and other guests were also mentioning this. Wifi is free and so is breakfast. New 42" LCD TVs in all rooms.
Un hôtel charmant
J'y ai passé une nuit. Il est vraiment situé au coeur du Loop - juste au coin de la station Monroe sur la ligne bleue, donc il est idéal pour aller à O'Hare ou en revenir. Les grooms sont très gentils, les chambres sont bien décorées.
Seuls les ascenseurs posent problème - tout petits et très lents. Le check-in est au 4e étage, ce qui n'est pas vraiment un problème mais s'il n'y a que deux ascenseurs cela signifie qu'il n'y en a qu'un à la fois qui monte et descend les 20 étages. Nous avons parfois attendu 8 à 10 minutes, et d'autres clients en parlaient. L'accès internet en Wi-fi et le petit déjeuner sont gratuits. Il y a des écrans LCD 42 pouces dans chaque chambre.
Nous venons de faire un séjour au Hampton Inn Majestic. Et c'était génial. Le personnel était aimable et serviable. Nous étions 7 dans 2 chambres Queen et 1 chambre King. Nous n'avons pas eu à nous plaindre de la taille des chambres. Il n'y avait pas une place folle pour courir mais nous n'étions pas là pour rester dans nos chambres. Les lits étaient super confortables. Les chambres de l'hôtel venaient d'être rénovées, les meubles étaient modernes, il y avait un téléviseur à écran plat au mur et de nombreuses serviettes dans les salles de bains. Le petit déjeuner était bon, il n'y avait ni oeufs ni bacon mais c'était un TRES BON petit déjeuner: des viennoiseries chaudes, du pain grillé, etc. - plein de choix.
Great place to stay!
We just stayed in the Hampton Inn Majestic. Had a great experience. Staff was friendly & helpful. There were 7 of us - 2 queen rooms & 1 King. We had no complaints about the size of the rooms. There wasn't a lot of room to run around in the room but we were not there to hang out in the room. Great comfy beds. The hotel rooms have been recently been renovated & have modern furniture & flat panel TVs on the wall. Lots of towels in the bathrooms. Breakfast was good not eggs & bacon but VERY NICE continental breakfast. Warm pastries, french toast, etc - great variety. Would stay there again. Only drawback - no business center w/ computer, fax machine, etc. Hotel DOES have free wireless in rooms.
Everyone has his or her own idea of what makes a hotel a neat place to stay. In my opinion, a smaller boutique hotel is better than a huge luxury hotel, location is very important, well cared for properties are always preferable, and service is critical: by that, I mean discreet service that is available and responsive, not pushy service that hovers around like a family pet.
This hotel was amazing! I have never had such service...The hotel had opened only three days before we arrived, so we were a little apprehensive. No need, though - the service was excellent, the rooms gorgeous and modern. The hotel staff was considerate and helpful, going beyond the call of duty - even calling ahead to the restaurant we were visiting! I have traveled extensively and had never felt so taken care of. I would definiely recommend this hotel to business persons, tourists or theatre people!