Situated in downtown Chicago, among restaurants, shopping and attractions, this property is well suited for guests who are looking to explore the downtown area on foot or via public transit. Access to shopping on Michigan Ave, also known as the Magnificient Mile, is a 1-minute walk away.
This hotel is 100% smoke free and all 306 rooms and suites include free Wi-Fi, a 37" flat screen TV with pay-per-view movies, two telephones, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer, a coffeemaker, a desk and individual climate control. Rooms are furnished with one queen bed, two queen beds or one king bed.
Suites provide more spacious accommodations and also include a separate living room area, a second TV, a mini-fridge and a work desk. Suites are furnished with one king bed and a sofabed.
Self-parking is available on site for an additional fee of $49 per day, while valet parking is available for $62 per day. Pets are not permitted.
The on-site Viand Bar & Kitchen serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. This hotel also has an on-site Starbucks, and room service is available daily from 6:30 am to 10 pm.
Other on-site amenities include a fitness centre, an indoor pool, a 24-hour full-service business centre and dry cleaning/laundry service.
Public transit can be accessed within a 1-minute walk. The financial district on Division Street is about a 5-minute drive away, while the Navy Pier area, which features restaurants, the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre and the Children's Museum, is 6 minutes away by car. The Chicago Sun-Times building, Willis Tower, a skyscraper with glass-box lookout, and the Art Institute of Chicago (on Michigan Avenue) are all about a 5- to 10-minute drive away, depending on traffic.
Wrigley Field, home of Major League Baseball's Chicago Cubs, is between 15 and 25 minutes away by car, while O'Hare International Airport (ORD) is a 30- to 50-minute drive away. (All walking and driving time estimates: Google Maps)
Many guests seemed to thoroughly enjoy their stay at this property, among the reviews used for this analysis.
Many reviewers agreed that their rooms were clean and comfortable, while some other guests added that their rooms were well appointed and spacious. A couple of guests specifically mentioned that the in-room Wi-Fi service was reliable.
The staff were frequently complimented for providing knowledgeable, helpful and friendly customer service.
Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing shops and restaurants on Michigan Avenue on foot, while a few guests also found the Navy Pier within walking distance.
Several guests appreciated the convenience of the on-site Starbucks, while a couple of reviewers praised the food at the on-site restaurant.
A couple of reviewers also thought that the hotel's room rates were reasonable.
gave this hotel an average score of 4.6 out of 5, with 98% of 325 guests recommending the property.
TripAdvisor.com ranked this hotel #30 out of 165 hotels in Chicago, with an average score of 4.5 out of 5, from 458 reviews.