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The James Chicago: A sophisticated stay filled with art and culture

Posted on October 13, 2015 by

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James Chicago Hotel Lobby

The James Chicago garners buzz and accolades as one of the Windy City’s most celebrated boutique hotels. Conveniently situated steps from the Magnificent Mile on the corner of Rush and Ontario streets, the hotel is lauded for its prime location near Chicago’s famous Michigan Avenue shopping district, Millennium Park and renowned museums.

Guests have the option to stay in one of 191 guestrooms, 104 suites, and two Penthouse Lofts. Key services and amenities include:

  • 24-hour concierge and in-room dining provided by David Burke’s Primehouse
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi, car service to local areas, bikes and helmets for all ages
  • Early check-in/late check-out
  • Business Networking Lounge with printing and faxing  

James Chicago Hotel Exterior

Multi-space abounds with over 7,000 square feet that can be used for meetings and special events. Natural lighting, modern design and state-of-the-art audio/video technology are all elements that provide the ideal venue at The James. The Spa by ASHA features an array of restorative and re-energizing treatments. As a true traveler’s spa, ASHA includes three rooms where Aveda therapists offer services to help you melt away any stresses and leave you feeling revitalized. 

The hotel is home to the impressive David Burke’s Primehouse, which was named #1 Steakhouse in Chicago by Chicago magazine. Primehouse redefines the modern American steakhouse with its culinary creativity, proving that The James Chicago also stands on its own as a culinary destination. Experience the Primehouse Bar – perfect for after work cocktails, or JIMMY Chicago, a craft cocktail lounge.

James Chicago Hotel David Burke's Primehouse Restaurant james chicago hotel art at the james program

In homage to the creative neighborhood it calls home, The James’ #artatthejames program displays a mix of art and photography from local, national and international artists. The hotel works in collaboration with Monique Meloche Gallery to curate a rotating gallery displayed in the hotel’s public spaces. With works by Joel Ross, DeMarcus Purham and Andrea Mantin and Joel Ross, among many others, visitors will witness the hotel’s dedication in art and culture. From your arrival in the lobby to the walls of the guest rooms, The James experience is an enhanced journey of visual and cultural luxury.

The James Chicago has all you need for a convenient stay in the Windy City for your next business trip. Contact your FCm account manager today to book for an inspired experience!