Embarking on your first adventure in this one-of-a-kind city? Where you choose to stay makes a big difference when it comes to vacations in Chicago. To ensure you make the right choice, here are four hotels you’ll fall in love with:
Choose one of our vacation packages in Chicago based around the attractions or activities you’re most looking forward to. In Near South is the sprawling Museum Campus, which consists of three large museums. Stargaze at the Adler Planetarium, pay a visit to the infamous Sue the T-Rex at the Field Museum of Natural History, and finish the museum hop at the Shedd Aquarium. Architecture aficionados will be drawn to the gorgeous buildings found in the Loop, including the Fine Arts Building, The Reliance Building, and the Rookery. Use the city's popular public transportation system to get around, but if you want to explore beyond the city limits you may want to rent a car in Chicago.
Every year, the Chicago River is dyed green for St. Patrick's Day, which is celebrated with a parade the Saturday before the holiday. This popular event is only one item in a crammed calendar of city events. Head outdoors to listen to classical music during the 10-week Grant Park Music Festival or sip on favorite beers while discovering new ones at the Chicago Craft Beer Festival in July. Live music, food, and the arts are the focus of most of the festivals. Let the festivals guide you when you plan vacation package in Chicago, IL.
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What currency is used in Chicago?
The U.S. dollar (USD) is the currency used in Chicago.
What is there to do in Chicago?
With tons of fun adventures to keep you on your toes, you’ll never be bored in this city. Here are some activities to get you started:
Where is the best place to stay in Chicago?
Located right in the heart of the downtown area, The Loop is one of the most popular neighborhoods. You’ll be within walking distance of many local and boutique stores, award-winning restaurants and major cultural institutions.
This is the place to stay if you appreciate fine art and design. It’s about a mile from the downtown area and is regarded as Chicago’s most fashionable neighborhood. The Magnificent Mile, Chicago’s premier commercial district, is a short walk away.
What is Chicago famous for?
Nicknamed the “Windy City,” here are just a few things Chicago is known for:
Don’t miss Willis Tower, an iconic skyscraper that features spectacular views of the city and surrounds. The Art Institute of Chicago is also nearby; plan a visit to explore its fantastic collection of impressionist paintings and sculptures. Millennium Park and Lake Michigan are ideal for nature lovers.
This 1925 Beaux Arts-style Chicago hotel is steps from Millennium Park, 2 blocks from Macy's and the Art Institute, and 1 mile from Lake Michigan, Magnificent Mile shopping, and Wrigley Tower.
This Magnificent Mile hotel is located among Chicago's world-class shopping, restaurants and attractions. The Navy Pier, Millennium Park and Art Institute are less than a mile away.
The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile offers a newly renovated fresh look and is located two blocks from Navy Pier, Magnificent Mile shopping, and within walking distance to Millennium Park.
Located in River North, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Chinese Consulate, Holy Name Cathedral, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Museum of Contemporary Art and Water Tower Place are also within 15 minutes. Grand Station (Red Line) is only a 2-minute walk and Chicago Station (Red Line) is 7 minutes.
The hotel is a half-block from the Magnificent Mile and an 8-minute walk from Grand/State Metro Station. Many attractions are within a 15-minute walk, including the Wrigley Building and Navy Pier, where guests can hop on a boat cruise to see the city's famous skyscrapers from the water.
Built in 1893, this downtown Chicago hotel offers a convenient location across from Grant Park and close to Lake Michigan.
This smoke-free 17-story hotel is 1 block from North Michigan Avenue's boutique and specialty stores, 3 blocks from Lake Michigan, 6 blocks from the State & Grand subway station (Red Line), and 7 blocks from the Navy Pier entertainment center.
Located in The Loop, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Chicago Riverwalk and Chicago Theatre. Michigan Avenue and House of Blues Chicago are also within 10 minutes. Randolph-Wabash Station is 5 minutes by foot and State Station is 5 minutes.
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