This 535-room hotel overlooks Lake Michigan in the heart of Chicago's Magnificent Mile. The hotel has been welcoming celebrities since it opened its doors in 1920. A complimentary weekday newspaper is available. Facilities include air conditioning, a 24-hour reception, a cloakroom, lift access to the upper floors, a newspaper stand, bar and 5 restaurants. Business travellers can make use of the conference facilities. Wired and wireless Internet access, room and laundry services, and a car park are also available for additional fees.All rooms have either 1 or 2 beds. The rooms have lots of extra touches like terry cloth robes, Crabtree and Evelyn La Source bath amenities, a laptop compatible safe and a clock radio. All are en suite with a hairdryer. Double or king-size beds are available. Further in-room amenities include a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, Internet access, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set and individually regulated air conditioning.
Directions from Chicago-O'Hare International Airport: I-90/94 East, exit Ohio Street. Proceed to Michigan Avenue. Make a left. Proceed to Deleware and make a right. Proceed to Mies Van Der Roe and make a right, then a left on Walton to the hotel. Directions from Chicago Midway Airport: Cicero Avenue to I-55 (to Chicago), exit at Ohio Street. Follow Ohio Street eastbound and turn left onto Michigan Avenue. Go 8 blocks north, turn right at Delaware Street. Take first 2 left turns to circle the block.