Chicago: Where to Stay

6.1.2014

By Parker Marie Molloy

Chicago offers a number of luxurious spots to rest one’s head.

With so much to do during your time in the city, it’s easy to overlook the importance of having somewhere cozy (and conveniently located) to rest your head at the end of the day. Check out the list below.

Guesthouse Hotel
4866 N. Clark St. #1N
(773) 564-9568
Located in Andersonville, the Guesthouse hotel functions more as a home-away-from-home than a traditional hotel. Offering fully furnished, multi-room apartment units, Guesthouse is perfect for families and other multi-guest groups. Amenities include an outdoor deck for lounging and grilling, free high speed internet, a fitness center, and free parking for guests. During its peak season, prices at Guesthouse range from $200 for a one bedroom suite up to $360 for a three bedroom suite with balcony.

MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel
166 E. Superior St.
(312) 787-6000
Located within walking distance of Navy Pier, Oak Street Beach, the John Hancock Observatory, and Michigan Avenue’s world-renowned shopping experiences, MileNorth is perfect for the traveler set on exploring Chicago’s downtown scene. Offering standard rooms and suites with city views, MileNorth features a modern-yet-cozy decor.

Allegro Hotel
171 W. Randolph St.
(312) 236-0123
Located in Chicago’s Loop, Allegro’s biggest selling point is its location. Walking distance to several CTA ‘L’ stops, Allegro’s location facilitates convenient travel throughout the city.

Talbott Hotel
20 E. Delaware Pl.
(312) 944-4970
Located just steps from Michigan Avenue, Talbott’s rooms aim to be as elegant as what you’d come to expect from the Gold Coast. Rooms range in size from 364 square feet to 700 square feet.

Kinzie Hotel
20 W. Kinzie St.
(312) 395-9000
Formerly known as the Amalfi Hotel, Kinzie Hotel is located just off of Chicago’s famed State Street, just north of the Chicago River. Offering easy access to shopping, dining, and the city’s downtown tourist attractions, Kinzie’s recently renovated rooms feature modern stylings, mixed with loads of natural light.

The Majestic
528 W. Brompton Ave.
(773) 404-3499
With the feel of a bed and breakfast, The Majestic is an excellent choice for those looking to explore Chicago’s Boystown, Lakeview, or Wrigleyville. Walking distance to Lake Michigan and Wrigley Field, The Majestic is a great fit for those looking for a day at the beach or an afternoon at the ballpark.

The Willows Hotel
555 W. Surf St.
(773) 528-8400
Just north of Lakeview, The Willows Hotel is conveniently located for business and pleasure on Chicago’s north side. Offering a no-frills experience in terms of design or amenities, The Willows is ideal for those looking to avoid chain hotels without having to break the bank.

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