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Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe
42-inch LCD TV with digital channels, pay-per-view films
Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe
42-inch LCD TV with digital channels, pay-per-view films

Overview of Ambassador Chicago, part of JdV by Hyatt

Ambassador Chicago, part of JdV by Hyatt

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
1301 N State Pkwy, Chicago, IL, 60610

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationJohn Hancock Center13 min walk
  • Popular LocationChicago Museum of Science and Industry11 min drive
  • Popular LocationFrank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio17 min drive
  • AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)23 min drive

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About this area

Chicago

Ambassador Chicago, part of JdV by Hyatt is located in Gold Coast, a neighbourhood in Chicago, and is in the city centre and near the beach. Chicago History Museum and Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit 900 North Michigan Shops and Navy Pier. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Wrigley Field. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golf lessons, golfing and segway rentals/tours. Guests love the hotel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Chicago History Museum - 11 min walk
  • 900 North Michigan Shops - 11 min walk
  • John Hancock Center - 13 min walk
  • Chicago Museum of Science and Industry - 11 min drive
  • Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Millennium Station - 4 min drive
  • Clark-Division Station - 6 min walk
  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Our Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • The Library — 1 min walk
  • Hash House a go go - 3 min walk
  • Butch McGuire’s - 4 min walk
  • The Hangge-Uppe - 4 min walk

About this property

Ambassador Chicago, part of JdV by Hyatt

Romantic Chicago hotel in Gold Coast, near Chicago History Museum
Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has 2 bars/lounges and a 24-hour fitness centre. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a snack bar/deli and valet parking. All 285 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus 24-hour room service and LCD TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find minibars, Frette Italian sheets and coffee makers.
Ambassador Chicago, part of JdV by Hyatt offers 285 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature Frette Italian sheets and premium bedding. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of GBAC STAR (Hyatt)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking on site (USD 58 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Off-site parking within 0.15 mi (USD 40 per night)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily: USD 9.00-75.00 per person
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Access to nearby health club

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Conference space (8600 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Accessible bath
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar in bath
  • In-room accessibility
  • Portable bath seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-width doorways

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
It is Hyatt's practice to enter any occupied guestroom a minimum of once within a 24-hour period, even if a guest has requested privacy; appropriate efforts are made to provide advance notice to the registered guest before entering an occupied guestroom

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room (up to 50 lbs/22 kg)
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per day
  • Destination fee: USD17 per accommodation, per night. This fee does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 9.00 and USD 75.00 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 58 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Off site parking fee: USD 40 per night (0.15 mi away)
  • Pet fee: USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, Carte Blanche and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Property registration number Hotel License

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Chicago PUBLIC
Ambassador Chicago Hotel
PUBLIC Hotel
PUBLIC Hotel Chicago
Ambassador East Chicago
Ambassador East Hotel Chicago
Hotel Ambassador East
Public Chicago Hotel Chicago
PUBLIC Chicago Hotel
Ambassador Chicago
The Ambassador Chicago
The Ambassador Chicago a Joie de Vivre Hotel
Ambassador Chicago, part of JdV by Hyatt Hotel
Ambassador Chicago, part of JdV by Hyatt Chicago
Ambassador Chicago, part of JdV by Hyatt Hotel Chicago

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 550 out of 962 reviews
5 - Excellent 57%
Rating 4 - Good. 280 out of 962 reviews
4 - Good 29%
Rating 3 - Okay. 80 out of 962 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 37 out of 962 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 15 out of 962 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent customer service. Hotel is showing ages, some amenities could be improved (bathroom, etc.)
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
No complaints.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Old School property with updated amenities. Great location - near lots of restaurants, etc.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful historic hotel in the Gold Coast. They shouldn't have removed "East" when renaming it. Charming and efficient staff. Simple, yet lovely, updated, and large rooms.Palatial lobby.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property needs to be updated. Ripped bedsheets and it’s just an old property that hasn’t been kept up well.
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2021