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The Langham, Chicago vs Silversmith Hotel Chicago Downtown

Both properties are praised by experts. Overall, The Langham, Chicago scores slightly higher than Silversmith Hotel Chicago Downtown. The Langham, Chicago is ranked #12 in Chicago with approval from 16 sources like goop, The Telegraph and Time Out.

The Langham, Chicago
The Langham, Chicago
9 / 10
330 North Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611
From $293 /night
  • Pet Friendly
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
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Star Service Star Service
"The converging midcentury and Asian themes are notable, but its commendable service, dining and accommodations are what make it a standout." Full review
Gayot Gayot
"When it opened in London in 1865, the original Langham Hotel was considered Europe'€™s first 'grand hotel.'."
Frommer's Frommer's
"If Downton Abbey was transported in time and place to Chicago, it would be The Langham, where a team of butlers awaits you if you’re a Langham Club member." Full review
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Be sure to visit the mid-century modern bar, Travelle Bar and Lounge on the second floor, a romantic spot with incredible views.
Fodor's Fodor's
"A Mies van der Rohe-designed skyscraper is now home to the city's hottest stay, The Langham." Full review
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
Readers' Choice Award
"Located in downtown Chicago within walking distance of Grant Park and the Magnificent Mile, The Langham is a luxury hotel that's ideal for vacationers or the business traveler." Full review
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Silversmith Hotel Chicago Downtown
Silversmith Hotel Chicago Downtown
8 / 10
10 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60603
From $109 /night
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Laundy Room
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Frommer's Frommer's
"The Silversmith is a hidden gem that eschews the usual chain-hotel conformity for a Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired look." Full review
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You'll want to avoid the lower-level floors if you like things quiet.
Concierge Concierge
"This 143-room gem in the southern part of the Loop was one of many jewels in the crown of Chicago architect D.H. Burnham."
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Ask for a high-floor room to avoid noise from the El train along Wabash Avenue.
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"Although the exterior was designed by Daniel Burnham’s firm, the hotel’s interior recalls Frank Lloyd Wright: the chunky wood furniture has a distinct Prairie School charm." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"The late 19th-century Arts and Crafts style is evident outside and in, with wrought-iron pieces adding accents to the comfortable (if slightly dated) decorations in each room." Full review
Gayot Gayot
"This beauty sits right on Jeweler's Row, two blocks from the Art Institute of Chicago and one block from shopping on State Street."
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