Get an overview of this hotelChicago penthouse resort with indoor driving range

With a stay at The Buckingham Athletic Club & Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Chicago, minutes from Old Colony Building and Willis Tower.

This resort is close to Skydeck Ledge and Art Institute of Chicago.

Make yourself at home in one of the 21 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LED televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and complimentary weekday newspapers.

Take advantage of recreational opportunities offered, including a health club, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Additional features include complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and complimentary use of a nearby fitness facility.

Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of The Buckingham Athletic Club & Hotel. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Event facilities at this resort consist of a conference center and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 03 August 2015 to 14 September 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Hallway
  • Select guestrooms
The following facilities are closed on Christmas Day (25 December), Christmas Eve (24 December), New Year's Day (1 January), and New Year's Eve (31 December):
  • Bar/lounge
  • Fitness facilities
  • Swimming pool
During renovations, the resort will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Buckingham Hotel, a penthouse resort, is within half a mile of Grant Park and Buckingham Fountain. Also half a mile away, the “L” train offers easy access to ballparks.

Guests can enjoy free WiFi and daily newspapers in the lobby.

The fitness center offers complimentary access to an indoor lap pool, eucalyptus steam room, sauna, hot tub, and fitness classes (under 18s not permitted). Guests can also indulge in the onsite massage service, which is available upon advance request.

A concierge desk is provided, and a public, self-parking facility (surcharge) is available on Financial Place, located on the west side of the resort.

The property is smoke-free (fines apply to smoke-free violations).

  • Conference center 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa tub 
  • Health club 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Total number of rooms - 21 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Free toiletries 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Climate control 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Nearby Things to Do

On the third floor of The Buckingham Athletic Club, a large health club contains a small driving range facility that allows golfers to practice their drives into a net. Also complimentary to guests is an indoor lap pool and an adjacent spa tub. Complimentary fitness classes include spinning, water aerobics, kickboxing, Pilates and yoga. The facility is closed on national holidays and on Sundays during the summer.

Guests should note that children are only allowed in the health club on weekends.

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

  • Aerobics on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Massages 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No cribs (infant beds) available

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 25.00 per day
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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