The location of the James Chicago is in downtown Chicago at a short distance from Magnificent Mile’s wonderful shopping area. The hotel is not ultra-modern, but has a warm homely feel. The area suits both business and pleasure travelers as it is also in close proximity to the commercial and financial areas of Chicago. Attractions such as the John Hancock Center, Shedd Aquarium, Navy Pier, Water Tower Place and the Sears Tower can all be easily visited. A drive to the airport takes twenty five minutes from the James Chicago. Public transport options are easily available once guests are out on the street.
The hotel has 297 guestrooms, which offer guests comfortable amenities such as wireless Internet access, flat-screen TV’s, and room service. The private bathrooms have slippers and bathrobes for the guests. The rooms contain climate control. Guests can enjoy movies on demand from the James Chicago archive. The hotel offers a spa, restaurant, bar and lounge area, as well as a round-the-clock front desk. Meeting spaces as well as event spaces have been especially put together by the hotel.