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Hip Chicago hotel with on-site fitness center, Bliss Spa

With a stay at W Chicago Lakeshore, you'll be centrally located in Chicago, steps from Ohio Street Beach and minutes from Prentice Women's Hospital.

This 4-star hotel is close to Hancock Tower and Millennium Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 520 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and DVD players. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. 32-inch LCD televisions with pay movies provide entertainment, while wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as a health club, an indoor pool, and a sauna. Additional amenities include concierge services, babysitting/childcare, and gift shops/newsstands.

Enjoy a meal at a restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service.

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in.

At your hotel

At your hotel

The W Hotel Chicago Lakeshore is on Lakeshore Drive, overlooking Lake Michigan, and is two blocks from the Navy Pier and Northwestern University. A health club with an indoor pool and the Bliss Spa are on site. In the summer, guests can work out with the hotel's general manager and a personal trainer each Tuesday and Thursday morning on Ontario Beach.

Executive Chef Greg Elliott prepares Italian and French specialties using seasonal local products.

The W has 12,000 square feet of conference space, including 15 event rooms and a rooftop banquet room. Valet parking includes in and out privileges, and room service are available around the clock.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in meeting rooms and the lobby. The staffed business center offers wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge), faxing, copying, and other services. Guests can print boarding passes free of charge.

The 9,600 square foot spa features 16 treatment rooms, 4 movie-while-you-manicure nail stations, a retail store, and Bliss trademark touches like rhythm & blues tunes and legendary brownie buffet. Bliss offers hotel guests and beauty-seeking Chicagoans a clever menu of services such as the popular Ginger Rub, Hot Salt Scrub, Betweeny Wax and Triple Oxygen Treatment.

The W hotels' dog treatment includes a turndown treat on the dog bed, dog-sitting services, and a check-in package with pet toys and treats.

  • Smoke-free property
  • Restaurant
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Indoor pool
  • Business center
  • Spa services on site
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-out
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Total number of rooms - 520
  • Number of floors - 33
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Elevator/lift
  • Full-service spa
  • Luggage storage
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Health club
  • Express check-in
  • One meeting room
  • Concierge services
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Sauna
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 USD per day )

Park your car

Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Air conditioning
  • DVD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Bathrobes
  • Climate control
  • Phone
  • Complimentary weekday newspaper
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Minibar
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • In-room massage available
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Desk
  • LCD TV
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Eat and drink

Current - True to its name, Current features a fresh, modern take on seasonal Italian cuisine showcasing Chef Gregory Elliott’s simple and soulful ingredient-driven dishes, along with an extensive beverage menu, including hand-crafted Italian cocktails, a boutique wine list, wines on tap, and an array of local micro brews. With bold flavors and stunning backdrop (Lake Michigan and Navy Pier are just steps away), it is no surprise that Current is a go-to for locals and travelers alike. From the patio you can enjoy the energy of Lake Shore Drive and Lake Michigan while indulging in seasonal bites and W Hotel’s cocktail culture.

Play

A fully equipped fitness center with cardiovascular machines, free weights, and an indoor pool is on site. Guests can access the Bliss Spa's 9,600 square feet facilities with its 16 treatment rooms and enjoy the eucalyptus steam showers and sauna (surcharge).

Two blocks away, Lake Michigan's lakefront path offers dog walking, jogging, bicycling, and inline skating. Volleyball courts along the beach are available for rental or pickup games. Bicycles and inline skates may be rented at several locations along the path.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
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Relax

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

The fine print for W Chicago Lakeshore

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa

Your pets

Pets allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 40

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

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We should mention

Children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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