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Any sites that will show me hotels near an address?

Old Jun 3rd, 2009, 06:08 PM
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Any sites that will show me hotels near an address?

Are there any sites where I can look up hotels near a particular address? This is for a trip to Chicago where I will have to be near the Chicago Cultural Center.
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Old Jun 3rd, 2009, 06:12 PM
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Just enter the word hotel and a ZIP Code in Google.
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Old Jun 3rd, 2009, 06:22 PM
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Use google, put in the address. It will come up on a map with a few selections like directions to or from. It will also have Sear Nearby. Click on Search Nearby. A box will come up and you can enter "Hotel" or "Motel" or "Lodging" and the map will show lodging close to that address.
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Old Jun 3rd, 2009, 06:32 PM
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Expedia, Orbitz and Travelocity all have this option, one way or another, although it's in the very small, underlined print for T'city, and you have to scroll down within the "Find hotels near" box for Expedia. You can fill in the exact address as a search option, but after that what you often have to do is use the "show hotels on a map" tab plus zoom-in to find exactly which hotels really ARE close to the address. Orbitz and T'city have tabs that will list the results by distance from the address, and Expedia seems to do that automatically (but you still want to look at their map).
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Old Jun 3rd, 2009, 07:12 PM
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you don't even need an address on google.

Just go to maps.google.com and enter "hotel near chicago cultural center"
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Go to www.mapquest.com and get a map using the address. Once you have a map showing the address, click on "show nearby hotels" in the box.
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Google is not very thorough and often not reliable with these searches.
I can pull a very comprehensive list from an internal system I have access to...
I don't need you to tell me the actual address.
Just go to maporama.com and put in the address information.
Once you get the map, look for a blue box on the lower left hand side of the screen.
Pull off the lat/long... it will look like this:
30.88 (30°59') | -95.27 (-95°03')
Post it and I will tell you all the hotels, sorted by distance.
If you want rate ranges, provide me with in/out dates.
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Old Jun 4th, 2009, 06:23 AM
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It seems to me - I could be wrong - that Google lists only advertiser/sponsor hotels. I do know, further, that their info can be out of date or irrelevant (i.e., listing a restaurant as if it were a hotel).
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The Chicago Cultural Center is on the east side of the Loop across from Millennium Park and adjacent to the Randolph Station of the Brown, Purple, Pink and Green Line L. The Red Line subway is 2 blocks. Within about three blocks are the Hotel Monaco, Burnham Hotel, a new Comfort Suites and Club Quarters. Within about 5 blocks are the Palmer House, Swissotel, Allegro, Sheraton, Westin River North, Club Quarters Central, Silversmith, Renaissance and W City Center. You can walk from any to the Cultural Center in about 10-15 minutes.

If you expand to a mile, you'll find Embassy Suites Lakeshore and State Street, Marriott Mag Mile, the Conrad, the Intercontinental, the Allerton, the Blackstone, Residence Inn and Towne Place Suites on Dearborn, Holiday Inn Mart Plaza, Hilton Garden Inn, Homewood Suites, Fairfield, Red Roof, the Peninsula, Ritz Carlton, Four Seasons, Hampton Inn & Suites, W Lakeshore and Hilton Suites. All are easily accessible to public transit and cabs are plentiful. It would take about 15 minutes via cab or bus/L from any to the Cultural Center.
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Oh, heck... for some reason I missed the Cultural Center note...
Without dates, I cannot include a rate range but here is a list with the distance.
Some of the names are truncated, but you should be able to figure it out.
Also, the distance is calculated by lat/long, so it is 'as the crow flies'.

OAKWOOD AT MILLENNIUM PA 0NE
MARRIOTT EXECUSTAY MILLE 0NE
THE SILVERSMITH HOTEL AN 0SW
HOTEL BURNHAM-A KIMPTON 0W
UNIVERSITY CLUB OF CHICA 0S
HILTON PALMER HOUSE 0SW
HARD ROCK HOTEL CHICAGO 0N
MDA CITY APARTMENTS 0NW
HTL MONACO CHICAGO-KIMPT 0N
DOUBLETREE CHICAGO THE 0NW
HAMPTON INN MAJESTIC CHI 0SW
RENAISSANCE CHI DOWNTOWN 0NW
COMFORT SUITES CHICAGO 0N
FAIRMONT CHICAGO 0NE
HOTEL 71 0N
CLUB QUARTERS WACKER AT 0N
RIVER HOTEL 0N
HYATT REGENCY CHICAGO 0N
CLUB QUARTERS CENTRAL LO 0SW
CENTRAL LOOP HOTEL 0SW
THE WESTIN CHICAGO RIVER 0NW
THE STANDARD CLUB 0SW
SWISSOTEL CHICAGO 0NE
HOTEL ALLEGRO -A KIMPTON 0W
HOTEL SAX CHICAGO 0NW
THE FISHER BUILDING 0SW
AMALFI HOTEL CHICAGO 0NW
COURTYARD CHICAGO DTN RI 0N
RESIDENCE INN MARRIOTT R 0NW
SPRINGHILL STES MARRIOTT 0NW
LA QUINTA IS CHICAGO DOW 1W
SHERATON CHICAGO HTL TWR 1NE
CONGRESS PLAZA HOTEL 1S
INTERCONTINENTAL CHICAGO 1N
HAMPTON INN STES CHICAGO 1N
HOTEL BLAKE CHICAGO 1S
CHICAGO CONRAD 1N
HOMEWOOD STES CHI DOWNTO 1N
HILTON GARDEN INN CHI DO 1N
MARRIOTT CHI DWNTWN MAGN 1N
TRAVELODGE HOTEL DOWNTOW 1S
EMBASSY SUITES DWTN LAKE 1NE
THE BLACKSTONE A RENAISS 1S
INN OF CHICAGO MAGNIFICE 1N
COMFORT INN AND SUITES D 1N
EMBASSY SUITES CHICAGO D 1N
HOLIDAY INN CHICAGO MART 1NW
DBLTREE CHICAGO MAGNIFIC 1N
FOUR POINTS CHI DWTN MAG 1N
RED ROOF INN CHICAGO DOW 1N
COURTYARD CHI MAGNIFICEN 1N
CHICAGO HILTON 1S
WYNDHAM CHICAGO 1N
FAIRFIELD INN STS CHI DW 1N
HOLIDAY INN EXP MAGNIFIC 1N
BEST WESTERN RIVER NORTH 1NW
MARRIOTT EXECUSTAY MCCLU 1N
DANA HOTEL AND SPA CHICA 1N
HOWARD JOHNSON INN DOWNT 1SW
OMNI CHICAGO HOTEL 1N
CHICAGO S ESSEX INN 1S
NATIONAL AT LEFT BANK AT 1W
THE ALLERTON HOTEL CHICA 1N
AVENUE HOTEL CHICAGO 1N
VACATIONRENTCHICAGO 1N
HABITAT SUITES AT PRES 1W
OAKWOOD CHICAGO 1N
THE PENINSULA CHICAGO 1N
HOTEL FELIX CHICAGO 1N
AFFINIA CHICAGO 1N
MARRIOTT EXECUSTAY ONE S 1N
W CHICAGO LAKESHORE 1NE
PARK HYATT CHICAGO 1N
BEST WESTERN GRANT PARK 1S
HOLIDAY INN HOTEL AND SU 1SW
RITZ-CARLTON A FOUR SEAS 1N
CROWNE PLAZA METRO 1W
TREMONT HOTEL 1N
SOFITEL CHICAGO WATER TO 1N
THE SENECA HOTEL 1N
FOUR SEASONS CHICAGO 1N
THE WHITEHALL HOTEL 1N
THE TALBOTT HOTEL 1N
RAFFAELLO HOTEL CHICAGO 1N
HILTON SUITES CHICAGO 1N
THE WESTIN MICHIGAN AVEN 1N
HILTON THE DRAKE CHICAGO 1N
ELYSIAN 1N
MILLENNIUM KNICKERBOCKER 1N
RESIDENCE INN MARRIOTT D 1N
THE SUTTON PLACE HOTEL-C 1N
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I use maps.google.com
which is fabulous
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