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HOTELS Hotels With millions of visitors every year, Chicago’s booming hotel industry excels in luxury and comfort. Catering to everyone’s interests and needs, Streeterville offers a wide variety of hotels from the charming, boutique hotel to the spacious, corporate hotel and everything in between. Spending a night in Streeterville is not just about getting a good night’s rest; it’s about the experience. Let your stresses drain away as you are pampered and treated like royalty at any one of the following hotels. AFFiNiA CHiCAGO 166 East Superior Street Affinia Chicago is a boutique hotel that specializes in comfort and customization. Guests may choose to dine at the awardwinning C-House restaurant by celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson or grab a drink on the 29th floor at the C-View rooftop lounge. In addition, guests are able to choose one of six different pillows from the Dream Pillow Menu and also receive a complimentary Experience Kit, which includes a Walking Tour Kit, StayFit Kit or BYOB Kit. DOUBLETrEE HOTEL 300 East Ohio Street DoubleTree Hotel is an ideal spot for business and leisure travelers. Recently renovated, the hotel offers soothing accommodations and spacious meeting and event rooms. It indulges guests with 10 2010-2011 STREETERVILLE COMMUNITY GUIDE tantalizing cuisine at MARKETHOuSE, which serves fresh, locally grown produce and meats. Guests can also visit the Lobby Bar, which features infused organic vodkas, or H20, a seasonal poolside cocktail bar and restaurant with stunning, panoramic views of downtown Chicago. iNN OF CHiCAGO 162 East Ohio Street Delivering an upscale experience with strong local flair and attentive service, the Inn of Chicago provides guests with well-appointed guestrooms at affordable rates. Only steps to the Magnificent Mile, this hotel offers a relaxing experience in a dynamic downtown setting. It also features the Skyline Terrace, located on the 22nd floor, which offers views of downtown Chicago and a delightful setting for parties of up to 100. mArriOTT HOTEL 540 North Michigan Avenue The Marriott Hotel offers 1,198 stylish hotel rooms and suites, which feature spectacular city views, plush bedding and HD flat screen TVs. A technologically-savvy establishment, the Marriott provides wireless Internet access in all public areas, state-of-the-art lighting and audio equipment. Guests may choose to dine at Harvest, a classic American restaurant which uses farm fresh ingredients from the Midwest or grab a beer from one of 24 beer taps at the Rush Bar & Lounge. PENiNSULA HOTEL 108 East Superior Street This Five-Star, five-diamond hotel offers a unique experience described as “Far Eastern Graciousness combined with Midwestern hospitality,” according to www.peninsula.com. Drawing on its heritage from Hong Kong, the contemporary Peninsula Hotel provides an elegant sanctuary for guests with its rejuvenating spa and fitness center, and comfortable guestrooms and suites. Guests may also choose to dine at Avenues, which was recently awarded perfect scores from each of Chicago’s major publications. rADiSSON HOTEL CHiCAGO O’HArE 1450 E. Touhy Avenue, Des Plaines, IL Located just down the street from O’Hare Airport, the Radisson O’Hare provides a convenient location coupled with some of the finest amenities. With nearly 250 recently renovated rooms, which include Sleep Number Beds, the Radisson ensures that guests will find their accommodations comfortable, enjoyable and refreshing. The hotel also features the Lobby Lounge and the Longhorn Steakhouse which offers daily lunch, as well as room service.
iTZ-CArLTON 160 East Pearson Street The Ritz-Carlton embodies classic elegance with its stunning downtown views in the Deca bar, luxurious guestrooms and suites, and tranquil spa. This hotel prides itself on its top-notch service and amenities. An ideal location for a conference, meeting or wedding, the event-planning team will ensure that every single detail is taken care of to maximize the event’s success. SHErATON HOTEL 301 East North Water Street With over 15 years of award-winning service, the Sheraton Hotel offers 1,209 guest rooms and 120,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting space, including a 40,000-square-foot ballroom, which is the largest hotel ballroom in the Midwest. The friendly and helpful staff at the Sheraton Hotel are sure to make your experience a pleasant and memorable one. With five distinctive restaurants and lounges, including the acclaimed Shula’s Steak House, the Sheraton Hotel offers delightful and delicious dining options. TrUmP HOTEL & TOWEr 401 N. Wabash Avenue Chicago’s newest landmark, the TRuMP Hotel and Tower, soaring 92 stories high, will forever change the city’s skyline. The inside however, will forever change the way we define luxury. With 339 guest rooms and suites with floor-to-ceiling windows, limestone bathtubs, custom made furnishings, fully-equipped kitchens and views of the river, lake and city, even the smallest detail has been acknowledged. www.trumpchicagohotel.com HOTELS W HOTEL 644 North Lake Shore Drive This chic, modern hotel encourages guests to “Have a Blast!” with its amusing amenities like the WIRED Business Center, Bliss Spa, Sweat Fitness Center, WET Indoor Heated Pool, and Acura Experience. Guests can choose from a variety of guestrooms and suites, including the Wonderful Room, Spectacular Room, Fantastic Suite, Marvelous Suite, and Extreme Wow Suite. Guests are also sure to enjoy the Whiskey Sky lounge and nightclub, located on the 33rd floor. 2010-2011 STREETERVILLE COMMUNITY GUIDE 11