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The Palmer House Hilton travel42 Hotel Review


 

The Palmer House Hilton travel42 Professional Hotel Review


Situated at State Street, one block from Grant Park, this is the oldest hotel in Chicago, and it claims (as do a dozen others) to be the longest continuously running hotel in North America. (The Omni Parker House in Boston, which opened in 1855, makes the same claim.)

The Palmer House also claims that it was the largest hotel in the world in the 1920s, when a 25-story tower was added. No matter the superlatives, this remains a grand old dame with lots of history.

Situated in the heart of C...

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