Stylish hotel accommodation in downtown Chicago, IL
Thanks to its positioning close to the Magnificent Mile, the InterContinental Hotel Chicago offers convenient accommodation that allows for easy access to many of the Illinois citys most favored attractions as well as the central business district.
This 4-star establishment also offers guests a luxury stay, with many modern amenities featuring both in-room and throughout the hotel property.
The 790 air-conditioned guestrooms all come fitted with private bathroom and work area. The former features full bathroom amenities, including shower, bathrobe, and vanity mirror. The latter includes a large work desk, ideal for those in Chicago, IL on business.
Bedrooms feature beds with pillow-top mattresses and designer linens for added comfort, as well as cable television with games and pay-per-view movies, multi-line telephone, minibar, ironing amenities, tea and coffee making facilities, in-room safe, hairdryer, and high-speed internet access.
Corporate visitors can utilize a number of services in the designated business center. These include printing, photocopying, and facsimile, as well as internet and computer terminal access. The hotel also features more than 40,000 square feet of function space, which is capable of accommodating up to 1,000 guests. As such, it is ideal for those looking to host a banquet, conference, or even wedding reception. A number of smaller rooms are ideal for more intimate events, such as boardroom meetings, private meetings with clients, or seminars.
The InterContinental Hotel Chicago also offers a host of other services aimed at improving guests stay at the property. These include dry cleaning and laundry, currency exchange, concierge, and a gift shop. Guest can also order room service.
Those preferring to dine away from their room will find a number of options. Breakfast and brunch are served daily in the Continental, whilst ENO offers international wines, cheeses, and chocolates. The Bar offers a light menu and assorted drinks, whilst a Starbucks coffee shop is ideal for those on the go. Michael Jordans Steakhouse, named for the most famous basketball player in the world, offers an extensive menu rich in local ingredients. The in-house restaurant is an ideal dining option before heading to the United Center, home of the Chicago Bulls, the team that made Jordan famous.
The hotel also features a modern fitness center with free-weights and cardiovascular apparatus. Personal trainers are available, as are dry saunas and a heater indoor Junior Olympic sized swimming pool.
Nearby attractions include the Magnificent Mile, known for its many restaurants and stores, Millennium Park, an ideal place to get away from the hectic city life, and the Navy Pier. This latter destination offers an assortment of entertainment include games, dining, and access to boat trips upon the waters of Lake Michigan.
As well as the Bulls, Chicago is rich with sporting teams. Visitors can watch the Cubs (Wrigley Field), White Sox (U.S. Cellular Field), Blackhawks (United Center), and Bears (Solider Field).
The city also houses a wide range of museums and galleries, ideal for those visiting the city with an interest in culture.
The InterContinental Hotel Chicago is also conveniently located for those visiting the citys academic institutes, including Northwestern, Loyola, and the University of Illinois.