4.8 out of 5

With a stay at The Peninsula Chicago, you'll be centrally located in Chicago, steps from Chicago Water Tower and Museum of Contemporary Art.

This 5-star hotel is close to John Hancock Center and Millennium Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 339 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while 55-inch LED televisions with cable programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature 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 spa tub. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands.

Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 3 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a business center, and limo/town car service.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 29 July 2016 to 01 January 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Select guestrooms
The hotel will be renovating from 29 July 2016 to 01 September 2016 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Swimming pool
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

The Peninsula Chicago offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club. There are 3 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces.

A business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms are available. A spa tub, a sauna, and a rooftop terrace are also featured at the luxury The Peninsula Chicago. Parking is available for a fee.

  • 339 guestrooms or units
  • 20 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • 5 conference rooms
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Wedding services available
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Peninsula Chicago offers 339 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Accommodations offer separate dining areas. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. 55-inch LED televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Coffee/tea makers and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; local, long-distance, and international calls are all complimentary (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • DVD player
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • International calls (free)
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Breakfast

You can order up room service around the clock.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor deck adjoins the 25-meter heated indoor pool. In the state-of-the-art fitness center, a wall of windows admits abundant natural light and frames city views. Cardio equipment comes with personal TVs and sound systems. Guests can participate in a wide range of group classes such as Pilates, yoga, Boot Camp, and Aqua Aerobics. Personal training is also available.

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

  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

In addition to 8 soothing treatment rooms, the Peninsula Spa offers a eucalyptus steam room, a spa tub, and a relaxation lounge with a fireplace. Spa cuisine is also available. Treatments incorporate European, Asian, and Ayurvedic methods. Highlights include:

  • Uplifting Mint Experience, featuring a mint/apricot kernel body scrub and a massage incorporating wild-mint-infused oil
  • Customized ESPA Aromatherapy Massage with a choice of detoxifying, de-stressing, immunity-boosting, or energizing aromatic oils
  • Holistic Fitness Massage for Men
  • Jade Hot Stone Massage
    • Body scrubs 
    • Aromatherapy treatments 
    • Hydrotherapy treatments 
    • Ayurvedic treatments 
    • Massages 
    • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
    • Body treatments 
    • Facial treatments 
    • Number of treatment rooms 8 
    • Couples treatment rooms 
    • Manicures and pedicures 
    • Hot stone massage 
    • Deep tissue massage 
    • Swedish massage 
    • Prenatal massage 
    • Thai massage 
    • Reflexology 
    • Body wraps 

    Accessibility

    If you need to make requests for accessibility needs, please complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when booking your stay.

    • Accessible bathroom
    • Roll-in shower
    • In-room accessibility

    Hotel Policies

    Check-in

    Check-in time ends at midnight

    Check-in time starts at 3 PM

    Check-out

    Check-out time is noon

    Payment types

    Pets

    • Pets: USD 50.00 per pet, per stay
    • Only dogs and cats are allowed
    • Maximum 1 per room (weight limit: 20 lb)

    Policies

    Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to hotel 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

    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 20 and USD 80 per person (approximately)
    • Valet parking fee: USD 71.00 per night (in/out privileges)
    • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per stay
    • Rollaway bed fee: USD 35 per stay
    This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

    Hotel Name

    • Chicago Peninsula
    • Peninsula Chicago Hotel
    • Peninsula Chicago
    • Peninsula Hotel
    • Peninsula Hotel Chicago
    • The Peninsula Chicago Hotel Chicago

    You should know

    Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

    Awards & Affiliations

    Green / Sustainable Property
    This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
    • The Peninsula Chicago is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.