Enter dates to see availability

Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Chicago awaits you at Thompson Chicago. Within just a 10-minute stroll, you'll find popular attractions like John Hancock Center and Chicago Water Tower. Highlights at this family-friendly hotel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

All 247 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy free wired Internet, iPod docks, and in-room childcare. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service makes dining in an option. Pillowtop beds and premium bedding invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like rainfall showerheads and bathrobes. Additionally, video-game consoles, in-room massages, and safes are available.

The restaurant, Nico, serves Italian cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. 9000 square feet (836 square meters) of event facilities include conference space, and other business amenities include a business center and limo/town car service. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a fitness center, and coffee/tea in a common area. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily. There's also the convenience of valet parking.

Within a 20-minute walk of this 4.5-star Gold Coast hotel, attractions include Tribune Tower and Wrigley Building.

Superior Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$213 per night

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Double Room, Lake View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, Lake View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite (ADA)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Lake View (ADA)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

97% of guests recommend out of 2153 reviews

Excellent 1701
Good 361
Average 63
Poor 17
Terrible 11
Value <span>4.5</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>4.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>5.0</span> out of 5
Service <span>5.0</span> out of 5

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Business amenities include a business center and limo/town car service. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. Event space at this hotel measures 9000 square feet (836 square meters) and includes conference space. A fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the luxury Thompson Chicago. Parking is available for a fee. A complete renovation of Thompson Chicago was completed in October 2013. This 4.5-star Chicago hotel is smoke free.

  • 247 guestrooms or units
  • 22 levels
  • 9000 sq ft of conference space
  • 836 sq m of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) (29.3 km / 18.2 mi)
  • Train station: Chicago Western Avenue Station (6 km / 3.8 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Thompson Chicago offers 247 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 46-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels, video-game consoles, and pay movies. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads and hydromassage showerheads, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • Minibar
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Gaming console
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily.

Nico - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Activities

The 1,000-square-foot fitness center at Thompson Chicago provides expansive city views, a selection of cardio and weight machines, free weights, water, and towels. Guests also have discounted access to a health club 2 blocks away, with exercise classes and a sauna.

The Oak Street Beach on Lake Michigan is 1 block from the hotel, providing access to the 20-mile-long lakefront path. Bicycles and in-line skates may be rented at several beachfront locations. In summer, lifeguards are on duty. Canoeing, kayaking, and rowing equipment can be rented at Lincoln Park Boathouse, 2 miles north.

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

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

Accessibility

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

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • Pets are welcome and stay free

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per night

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 17 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 68.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 1 per stay

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

You should know

  • Up to 3 children 18 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

  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.