Northmere the SRO Hotel
Travel Blogs from Chicago
Woke up in a truck stop and made butterfunger flavored vending machine coffee. 3 hours later we arrive in Chicago. Booked a room at the Godfrey hotel, they have this great lemon verbena soap.. but the housekeepers never replaced against my effort to hide the used soap every morning in hopes of acquiring new ones. Chicago by far has been the most expensive. Parking was $50/day, the hotel was $500.. then throw in cabs, food, gas, eating ...
... decker. It's silver with small dark windows top and bottom, there are a load of carriages.. It must look like a bullet as it flies down the track. We are given an orange ticket with seat numbers 49 & 50 upstairs. The seats are wide and large with plenty of leg room for Tonys long legs? We get settled and off she rides. Next stop West Virginia. Heading through VIrginia there is so many differ t types of house. Some very old even caravan houses and then you pass brand ...
... I needed to go through it all - the good and the bad. I try to use this one as much as possible. I have a habit of being a "woulda, coulda, shoulda" person - I'm going to try to do better at this. Because this is my way, and is exactly as it is meant to be.
Enjoy (and better yet, look forward to) the times that things don't go the way you planned, as they usually turn out to be some of your best experiences. For example, ...
... 324;czyli rozmowę słowami 'lepiej uwżajcie w tej dzielnicy' postanowiliśmy zmienić plany i uciekać gdzie pieprz rośnie - do ścisłego centrum Chicago. Tam kontynuowaliśmy zwiedzanie miasta - The Magnificent Mile (ulica z bardzo ekskluzywnymi i drogimi sklepami), srebrna fasolka, w której mogliśmy zobaczyć odbicie miasta, molo, park w ktorym spacerowaliśmy wdłuż ...
... to Randi, once she came home from work and we all set to whetting our whistles in the backyard. A great night of beer, wine, great Chicago pizza, smokes and loads of laughs were had by all.
What amazing hosts!
I think we stumbled to bed around 2.30 am, having not moved from the garden table except to eat and pee since 4pm.
Other places to stay in Chicago
Magnificent Mile, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $172
- VERY NICE HOTEL
- Pleasantly Surprised
- Avoid this hotel!
The Loop, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $197
- Top Notch Hotel
- Nice hotel & great location
- Mixed review
The Loop, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $174
- Enjoyable Stay
- Would stay here again!
- Whats all the hoopla
Streeterville, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $195
- Great Free Breakfast & Happy Hour!
- Exactly what we needed
- Are you kidding? This place is super-fabulous-great-terrific
The Loop, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $204
- Cool Hotel
- Sleek decor but need to work out the kinks
- Some things to keep in mind....
Gold Coast, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $152
- Better than Home
- Millenium Knickerbocker
- Not again here either
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $155
- Allerton Chicago!
- Great Hotel
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $217
- Great hotel
- Loved the Wyndham!
- Great location, Great Room
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $191
- Weekend getaway
- Loved It
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $182
- Heavenly Bed IS heavenly
- Fabulous Location...Room a Little Small
- Exquisite corner room view of the Mag Mile!!!
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $213
- GREAT BEDS!!
- Best night's sleep in town!
- Breakaway Offer
The Loop, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Nice staff-terribly trained
- Very nice hotel; I was pleased
- Have to check it out!
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $195
- A pleasant and upbeat experience
- James was OK, but not fantastic
- Great Hotel, Great Location
Loop, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $190
- Some great views.
- Hotel 71 rocks!
- Potential but not a four star.
350 West Mart Center Drive, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $81
- Great View
- Don't go for the pool
- Excellent! I Highly Recommend!
The Loop, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $162
- Nothing Spectacular
- Great Chicago Lodging
- Fantastic hotel! Great rates!
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $203
- Good service hit and miss
- Stay some where eles!!!
- Very Hip W
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $163
The Loop, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $170
- We Will Definitly return!
- A room with NO BED????????
- Not up to par
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $197
- I Will Never Stay Anywhere Else!
- Wonderful food, great design and atmosphere
- Great bathrooms
The Loop, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $208
- Fantastic Fourth
- Shocking experience!
- Wonderful getaway at the Fairmont
The Loop, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $139
- Creepy, creepy, creepy
- Made our stay in Chicago wonderful.
Stary ?oliborz, Chicago | 4 star hotel
- They ruined Mothers Day!
- Loved The Drake!
- Loved the Drake
Magnificent Mile, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $209
- Excellent Hotel
- A great hotel.
Central Chicago, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $151
- Worst Hotel Ever Experienced
- ***BEWARE*** Choose another hotel in Chicago
- Holiday Inn Chicago
O'Hare Airport, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $111
- Great hotel!!!
- Another soulless Hilton
- Mixed feelings...