Chicago Welcomes The James Hotel

A Modern Vision of Classic Hospitality and Genuine Service in the Heart of Chicago

CHICAGO, March 20 /PRNewswire/ — Chicago welcomes The James Hotel Group with the opening of its new property, The James Chicago. Located on the corner of Rush and Ontario, steps away from Michigan Avenue, The James Chicago represents the foundation of a new hotel brand — one that effortlessly blends modern, residential comfort with classic hospitality.

The James Chicago will create a hotel that is designed and managed solely to make the guest feel right at home. Each room will be the ultimate expression of the ideal residential environment. The James Chicago will also offer David Burke’s Primehouse, J Bar, The Gym, The Spa, The James Club and will designate a number of suites as condominium options.

Founded by Danny Errico, founder of Equinox Fitness Gyms, Stephen Hanson, CEO of B.R. Guest Restaurants and Brad Wilson, a founding member of W Hotels, the new 297-room hotel is designed by award-winning architect Deborah Berke with creative direction from Gene Pressman, former Co-Chairman of Barneys New York. The James currently has plans to expand to other choice locations, including Los Angeles, New York City and Miami.

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