Luxurious Lodgings on the Magnificent Mile
Downtown Chicago has some of the ritziest hotels in the country, and no where are they ritzier than on the Magnificent Mile. If you're looking for upscale accommodations, these luxurious lodgings will pamper your from check-in to check-out.
This five star, five diamond hotel is the height of luxury – literally. The hotel is on the 30th to the 46th floors. Located above The 900 North Michigan Shops, exclusive boutiques are at your feet. Within the hotel is the highly rated restaurant Allium. Before you begin your night on the town get a visit from the Martini Man. He’ll make cocktails at your door.
Location: 120 E Delaware Pl
Everything about this hotel is first class, from the stunning views to the celebrated service to the building itself. Located in a Mies van der Rohe landmark, The Langham has brought its five star brand to the Chicago River. Their afternoon tea is one of the best in the city, which should come as no surprise from this British import.
Location: 330 N Wabash Ave
Since Loews built its gleaming tower in 2015 it’s been one of the most popular hotels in downtown Chicago. That can be attributed to the quality of the staff, the comfort of the rooms, the plentiful amenities, and the fantastic location. It doesn’t hurt that they made a concerted effort to show their respect for their new city. Elements of “Chicago” are everywhere, from the neighborhood map wallpaper to the materials chosen to reflect the city’s past. Even the elevators are etched with Carl Sandburg’s poem “Chicago.”
TLTip: During the summer months take advantage of Streeterville Social, their 9,000 foot rooftop garden.
Location: 455 N Park Dr
Set back from Michigan Avenue and overlooking the Water Tower, this hotel is more than just about location and views. The Hong Kong-based brand is known for its white-glove service. Guests luxuriate in soaking tubs and furry friends get their own room service menu. Pets are so pampered they can even get a massage.
Location: 108 E Superior St
The moment you enter this hotel you know you’re someplace special. The soothing fountain, the floor-to-ceiling windows bringing natural light into the acclaimed deca Restaurant and Lounge, the deferential service all combine to create a one-of-a-kind experience. If you’re in Chicago to shop, the hotel is located in Water Tower Place. Plus, they have a candy cart that comes to your room, and you can fill your bag with as much candy as you want. Sweet!
Location: 160 E Pearson
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