With a stay at Chicago Lake Shore Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Chicago, convenient to Obama's House and University of Chicago.

This hotel is within close proximity of Chicago Museum of Science and Industry and Court Theatre.

Make yourself at home in one of the 70 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and wedding services. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the complimentary area shuttle.

Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Chicago Lake Shore Hotel. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. Planning an event in Chicago? This hotel has facilities measuring 8000 square feet (743 square meters), including meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 8000 square feet (743 square meters) and includes meeting rooms. An outdoor pool, multilingual staff, and beach/pool umbrellas are also featured at the business-friendly Chicago Lake Shore Hotel. Self parking is free.

Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Chicago hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 70 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 7 conference rooms
  • 8000 sq ft of conference space
  • 743 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1960
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Wedding services available
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Chicago Lake Shore Hotel offers 70 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Premium cable television is provided.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Lake Shore Cafe - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Lake Shore Lounge - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel is a block from a 23-mile lakefront biking and jogging path that extends from Jackson Park, two miles away, to Lincoln Park, four miles north of downtown. Jackson Park also features an 18-hole public golf course, while Lake Shore Links, a nine-hole downtown golf course with Lake Michigan in the background, is less than seven miles away. Bike rentals are available about three blocks from the hotel.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10 per night.

Pets

  • Pets: USD 50 per pet, per stay

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 25.00 per stay
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5.00 and USD 15.00 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per night
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • Chicago Lake Hotel
  • Chicago Lake Shore
  • Chicago Lake Shore Hotel
  • Ramada Chicago
  • Ramada Inn Lake Shore - Chicago Hotel Chicago
  • Ramada Lake Shore Chicago

You should know

Children 17 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.