Conveniently positioned Chicago accommodation offering access to Navy Pier and the Magnificent Mile
Conveniently located for the Magnificent Mile, Navy Pier, and Millennium Park, the Inn of Chicago offers comfortable and well-appointed accommodation suitable for leisure tourists and business travelers.
The 3-star establishment, which is also ideally positioned for the Northwestern Memorial Hospital, features 359 guestrooms, each of which includes a private bathroom and air-conditioning.
Guests can expect rooms to include a flat-panel television with on-demand movies, direct dial telephone, in-room safe, tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board, clock radio, MP3 docking station, hairdryer, and work desk. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and vanity mirror, as well as shower/tub combo. Internet access and climate control are also included.
Business travelers can enjoy a business center, complete with work stations, computer terminals, and a host of services, including copying and printing. A number of versatile meeting spaces are also available. These are capable of accommodating up to 150 delegates, making them suitable for conferences, meetings, and training events. These rooms are fully-wired, whist the hotel lobby is fitted with wireless internet connectivity. The 22nd Floor Skyline Terrace offers outdoor accommodations during the warmer periods.
Guests staying at the hotel can also make use of a fitness center, which is fitted with a range of cardiovascular equipment and free-weights.
Other services offered at the Inn of Chicago include valet parking, laundry and dry cleaning, safe deposit boxes, and room service. The stylish InnBar, which is located in the hotels lobby, offers an ideal atmosphere for guests to enjoy a drink at the end of the day, or before they head out onto the Magnificent Mile in search of food and drink. Its also a suitable destination to meet with clients.
Whilst the hotel does not feature its own restaurant, guests will find no shortage of dining options along the Magnificent Mile. From fine dining to famous Chicago pizza, the Mile and surrounding neighborhoods offer plenty to choose from.
Leisure visitors to the city will find the Navy Pier ideally positioned just five blocks from the hotel. Here visitors can enjoy a host of activities, including arcades, fun rides, dining, and, of course, access to Lake Michigan. The Great Lake itself offers a variety of wonders to enjoy, from pier fishing to boat trips on its waters.
Another lakefront destination popular with tourists is the Museum Campus. This 10-acre park houses the Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum, and the Field Museum of Natural History. These three attractions offer ideal entertainment, especially for families looking to teach younger children.
The citys rich sporting history means that fans can visit a host of venues to spectate at a game throughout the year. Two of the citys most historic venues, Wrigley Field (home to the Cubs baseball team) and Soldier Field (for Bears football) both make for interesting destinations, even off-season, when tours can be taken of the facilities.
The city of Chicago, IL also houses a number of intriguing museums, including the DuSable Museum of African American History and the Polish Museum of America. The Inn of Chicago offers access to these, as well as the numerous academic institutes scattered throughout the city.