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Majestic Hotel 2.5

Lakeview, Chicago, Illinois

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  • Clean rooms with 42-inch flat-screen TVs
  • Cozy lobby with fireplace
  • Free Wi-Fi and free continental breakfast
  • Free 24-hour coffee and tea service and afternoon cookies in the lobby
  • Free access to a local gym
  • Close to the Wrigley Field
  • Valet parking fee is cheaper than at most Chicago hotels


  • No restaurant, business center, pool, or spa
  • Far from downtown Chicago
  • Tiny elevator
  • Small standard rooms

Bottom Line

This 52-room boutique is set in a lovely Victorian building in Lakeview, a 15-minute walk from Wrigley Field and half a block from Lake Michigan. The property has few amenities (no pool, no spa, no restaurant) and is far from most tourist sites, but offers some nice freebies, including coffee and tea, continental breakfast, passes to a nearby local gym, and Wi-Fi. Clean rooms have 42-inch flat-screen TVs, bathrobes and mini-bars, but the decor is basic and some rooms are on the small side.

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On a quiet street in Lakeview, close to the Wrigley Field

Map of Majestic Hotel

The Majestic Hotel is located on a quiet, residential street in the eclectic Lakeview neighborhood. The area is a dining, shopping and entertainment hotspot, with hundreds of options for every style and budget -- but it's far from Chicago’s main tourist attractions. It's a 15-minute walk to Wrigley Field, and a 10-minute walk to the closest subway stop.

  • 15-minute walk to the Wrigley Field
  • 7-minute drive or 23-minute bus ride to the Lincoln Park Zoo
  • 9-minute drive or 18-minute bus ride to John Hancock Observatory
  • 10-minute drive or 19-minute bus ride to Water Tower Place
  • 10-minute drive or 22-minute bus ride to the Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 11-minute drive or 28-minute subway ride to Old Town
  • 12-minute drive or 32-minute subway ride to Millennium Park
  • 12-minute drive 35-minute bus ride to Navy Pier
  • 13-minute drive or 28-minute subway ride to the Theatre District
  • 13-minute drive or 29-minute subway ride to the Art Institute of Chicago
  • 14-minute drive to the Adler Planetarium
  • 15-minute drive or 31-minute subway ride to the Loop
  • 15-minute drive or 32-minute subway ride to the Chicago City Hall
  • 19-minute drive to the Museum of Science and Industry
  • 25-minute drive to Midway International Airport
  • 30-minute drive to O’Hare International Airport


Somewhat plain English-inspired decor

A Sunroom Suite

The room decor -- cream-colored walls, sturdy wood furniture, and white-and-green bedding -- is meant to evoke the style of an English country estate. The overall effect is homey but basic, and a little plain, and standard rooms are on the small side. Suites are large and have separate living areas (some with pull-out sofas).

  • 42-inch flat-screen TV with Room Linx Interactive (interactive interface with on-demand movies, music and games) and Mp3 connectivity
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Bathrobes
  • Alarm clock
  • Minibar
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Shower/tub combo


Some nice freebies and a cozy lobby with a fireplace

The lobby
  • Free 24-hour coffee and tea service in the lobby
  • Free afternoon cookies
  • Free passes to the Fitness Formula Club East Lakeview gym
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Lobby with fireplace and sitting area
  • Meeting rooms for up to 20 guests
  • Elevator
  • Valet parking charged per night (cheaper than at hotels closer to the tourist action)
  • Non-smoking property

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528 West Brompton Place, Chicago, Illinois 60657, United States

Room Types

  • One Bedroom Suite
  • Standard Room
  • Sunroom Suite

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