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Chicago - March 7, 2021

Congress Plaza Hotel Hotel accepts cash/deposit, ask front desk at check-in.

520 South Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60605

+1 386-202-6050

Day Room   2
79.00 USD
Check-in: 7:00am
Check-out: 4:00pm - Same Day
Precise room assignment at Check-in. Ask Front-Desk for best available
Day Room   2
69.00 USD
Check-in: 12:00pm
Check-out: 7:00pm - Same Day
Precise room assignment at Check-in. Ask Front-Desk for best available
Day Room   2
69.00 USD
Check-in: 9:00am
Check-out: 6:00pm - Same Day
Precise room assignment at Check-in. Ask Front-Desk for best available

* This rate does not include taxes and fees.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Description

The Congress Plaza Hotel offer great value in the Chicago area to spend your day stay. If you’re looking for a decent property that takes great pride in its guest service, the Congress Plaza Hotel is the place to be. The hotel offers a wide variety of amenities and premium services that make any day hotel stay comfortable, convenient, and enjoyable. The 871 room hotel features a bevy of top of the line modern amenities, high ceilings, unique room configurations, and spectacular views of Lake Michigan.  

Why wait? Book your day stay at the Congress Plaza Hotel through Hotels By Day today!


Conveniently located adjacent to Grant Park on Michigan Avenue, The Congress Plaza Hotel gives quick access to the best destinations in the city.

Chicago Financial District - For business travelers, the Congress Plaza allows for quick access to Chicago’s financial district with its close proximity to LaSalle Street, Willis Tower, and the Chicago Board of Trade. If you’re in town for business, the Congress Plaza is a great choice for your home base for the day.

Chicago Institute of Art - If you’re looking for something to do with your day during the cold winter months, the Chicago Institute of Art houses an incredible collection of more than 300,000 works of art that is sure to impress any art lover. The museum is regularly ranked as one of the top art collections in the world, making it a must-see for Chicago visitors.

Grant Park - The Congress Plaza is located next to Gran Park, the host of many festivals and events throughout the year. Guests looking for a day hotel for the Chicago Blues Festival, Chicago Jazz Fest, the Chicago Criterium, or Taste of Chicago couldn’t ask for a more convenient location close to the action. And of course, throughout the year, the Park is an attraction for its manicured greenspace, the Lakefront Trail, and sweeping views of the Lake Michigan harbor.

Whether you need a quick rest or place to work, the Congress Plaza Hotel offers the ultimate intraday stay experience in Chicago. Book a day package with HotelsByDay today!

We should mention

Parking Details - Parking is available behind the Hotel premises at approx. $39/day

Premium Amenities - With its 24 hour fitness facility, same day valet dry cleaning, valet shoe shine service, an onsite gift shop and an onsite barber shop, day stay guests have everything they need to make their visit comfortable, convenient, and efficient.

Business Friendly - The Congress plaza Hotel is a popular choice for business visitors, with close proximity to the Chicago business district, and an onsite convention center with over 50,000 square feet. Smaller gatherings can make use of the hotels 23 function rooms with capacity to accommodate anywhere from 10 to 1,200 attendees.

Gazebo Restaurant & Rafael’s Restaurant - If you’re looking for a spot to grab a bite to eat, the hotel actually has two on-site restaurants, casual American cuisine at Gazebo Restaurant, or steak and world fare from Rafael’s Restaurant. Guests have options for onsite breakfast, lunch, dinner, or room service.

The Congress Lounge - For day guests that are looking to relax with a cocktail, the Congress Lounge is an inviting and comfortable on-site amenity with flat screen, pool, darts, and everything you need to unwind.

How it works

  1. Select date
  2. Select service you wish to book (Dayroom, Work Pass, Pool Pass, etc)
  3. Receive booking confirmation with instructions
  4. Bring a valid photo ID & matching credit card to the hotel for check-in at the front desk
  5. Enjoy your day stay!

Cancellation Policy

'Pay at Hotel' bookings can be canceled at any time, for any reason, at no penalty. However, day services are on a first-come, first-served basis.

'Non-refundable' bookings guarantee the service and can be canceled for HotelsByDay credit if canceled 25 hours prior to check-in. Any cancelation within 25 hours prior to check-in is final and cannot be refunded.

To read our full cancellation policy, click here.

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