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Best Chicago hotels

Most recommended Chicago hotels

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Kimpton Gray Hotel - Chicago - Bar
Kimpton Gray Hotel
8.5 Very Good
Downtown$750+
$750+
Pet friendly
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago-Downtown - Chicago - Lobby
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago-Downtown
8.5 Very Good
Downtown$435+
$435+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago
8.2 Very Good
Downtown$699+
$699+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
W Chicago - City Center
7.1 Good
Downtown$619+
$619+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Spa

Chicago hotels near Magnificent Mile

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Warwick Allerton Chicago - Chicago - Bedroom
Warwick Allerton Chicago
7.4 Good
Downtown$344+
$344+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hyatt Regency Chicago - Chicago - Bedroom
Hyatt Regency Chicago
8.5 Very Good
Downtown$662+
$662+
Free Wi-Fi
River Hotel
8.4 Very Good
Downtown$441+
$441+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Top Chicago hotels with parking

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Chicago South Loop Hotel - Chicago - Bedroom
Chicago South Loop Hotel
7.1 Good
South Side$416+
$416+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

How much is a Chicago hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

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Good to know

Low season

January

High season

October

Average price (weeknight)

$361

Average price (weekend night)

$364
Cheapest month to stay with an average 27% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 45% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hotel in Chicago

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Top tips for finding Chicago hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Chicago, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Chicago in January and February.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Chicago if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Tuesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 9 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Chicago accommodation.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Chicago for 3 days.
  • To be near Chicago’s best upscale shopping, stay near Magnificent Mile, a strip of Michigan Avenue that runs through the commercial heart of the city.
  • From mid-range hotels like the Warwick Allerton - Chicago to the upscale Sofitel Chicago, guests can find a range of hotel options in the Magnificent Mile area.
  • The Loop is Chicago’s business district. Home to both The Art Institute of Chicago as well as Grant Park, it boasts a variety of hotels for all budgets.
  • One of The Loop’s best business hotels is The Silversmith Hotel, which features four meeting rooms and a conference space. Kimpton the Gray is another exceptional option in this region.
  • For places to stay by Chicago Midway Airport, Skylark Motel is a decent option for those travelling on a budget. For mid-range accommodation, Holiday Inn Chicago Midway Airport and Hyatt Place Chicago Midway Airport are both good choices.
  • Chicago’s metro system, known as the L, connects Chicago O’Hare International Airport to the city centre via the Blue Line, reaching the city in just under an hour. Those seeking a convenient transfer to the airport should look for hotels along this line.
  • For a picturesque stay on Michigan Avenue consider Congress Plaza Hotel or Chicago’s Essex Inn. Both hotels offer views of Lake Michigan and Grant Park.
  • Families may enjoy staying at the Sheraton Grand Chicago, just a short walk from the amusement park rides and restaurants of Navy Pier, the Children’s Museum, and Ohio Street Beach.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Chicago

  • Where can I find cheap hotels in Chicago?

    More affordable accommodation can be found in the southern part of the Loop, known as Painter’s Row, as well as in the northern parts of the city like Old Town and Gold Coast. Across the river, Chicago Parthenon Hostel is a good option for budget travellers as is Chicago Getaway Hostel near Lincoln Park.

  • Are there pet-friendly hotels in Chicago?

    Yes, many hotels on Chicago’s North Side accept dogs and other pets, including Waldorf Astoria Chicago on the Magnificent Mile, and the nearby Dana Hotel and Spa. Guests staying at Hotel Lincoln can take their dogs for a walk in Lincoln Park, a vast city park on the edge of Lake Michigan.

  • What hotels in Chicago offer an especially good breakfast?

    The Peninsula Chicago is renowned for its Sunday brunch, but also offers an excellent daily breakfast. For a very good breakfast buffet, included with the price of your room, book a stay at Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown. Made-to-order omelettes, french toast, pancakes, bacon, sausage, and a variety of fresh fruits round out the package.

  • Are there hotels in Chicago with free parking?

    Yes, however, hotels in Chicago that offer free parking are located in the outskirts of the city. About 4 mi outside the city centre, The Hotel at Midtown in the Bucktown neighbourhood is a good option. Those flying out of Chicago Midway Airport will enjoy the convenience of Carlton Inn Midway or Chicago Lake Shore Hotel.

  • Where to stay in Chicago?

    Hotels in Grand Boulevard, Near West Side, and near Wicker Park have the most searches on KAYAK.

  • What are the best hotels near Wicker Park?

    Wicker Park being one of the most popular landmarks in Chicago, many travelers enjoy staying close by. The Robey and The Emily Hotel are recommended hotels on KAYAK within walking distance.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Chicago?

    KAYAK users have found double rooms in Chicago for as cheap as $60 in the last 3 days. The average price is $627.

  • How much is a hotel in Chicago for tonight?

    KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $93 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $97, and 4-star hotels from $173.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Chicago?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Chicago districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Chicago city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Chicago?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Chicago by showing you the exact location of each hotel.

What Chicago hotel guests are talking about

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Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile, An IHG Hotel - Chicago - Lobby
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Park Hyatt Chicago - Chicago - Lounge
Park Hyatt Chicago
8.9 Very Good
Downtown$1,111+
$1,111+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
The Robey
8.7 Very Good
$611+
$611+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Four Seasons Hotel Chicago
8.9 Very Good
Downtown$1,187+
$1,187+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
Marriott Chicago O'Hare
7.3 Good
O'Hare$403+
$403+
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
City Suites Hotel
7.9 Good
Lake View$431+
$431+
Free Wi-Fi
Wrigley Hostel
8 Very Good
Wrigleyville$397+
$397+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Willows Hotel
7.7 Good
Lake View$386+
$386+
Free Wi-Fi
Majestic Hotel
7.9 Good
Lake View$422+
$422+
Free Wi-Fi
Chicago South Loop Hotel
7.1 Good
South Side$416+
$416+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Ohio House Motel
8.5 Very Good
Downtown$343+
$343+
Free Wi-Fi
Chicago Lake Shore Hotel
5.2 Fair
South Side$281+
$281+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Carlton Inn Midway
6.3 Okay
Archer Heights$237+
$237+
Parking
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Rodeway Inn
6.3 Okay
West Ridge$166+
$166+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
W Chicago - Lakeshore
7.9 Good
Downtown$458+
$458+
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
Thompson Chicago
8.7 Very Good
Downtown$553+
$553+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hotel Lincoln
7.6 Good
Lincoln Park$491+
$491+
Pet friendly
Chicago Getaway Hostel
8.3 Very Good
Lincoln Park$185+
$185+
Free Wi-Fi
Claridge House
7.7 Good
Near North Side$418+
$418+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Spa
Ambassador Chicago
8.3 Very Good
Near North Side$462+
$462+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
The Drake
8 Very Good
Downtown$442+
$442+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Swissotel Chicago
8.5 Very Good
Downtown$602+
$602+
Pet friendly
The Langham Chicago
9.2 Wonderful
Downtown$1,134+
$1,134+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
The Peninsula Chicago
9.4 Wonderful
Downtown$1,195+
$1,195+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
Pendry Chicago
9 Wonderful
Downtown$776+
$776+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Warwick Allerton Chicago
7.4 Good
Downtown$344+
$344+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Gale Chicago
Downtown$412+
$412+
Free Wi-Fi
Chicago Athletic Association
8.5 Very Good
Downtown$751+
$751+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Virgin Hotels Chicago
8.7 Very Good
Downtown$630+
$630+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago
8.2 Very Good
Downtown$699+
$699+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Viceroy Chicago
9 Wonderful
Downtown$778+
$778+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Central Loop Hotel
8 Very Good
Downtown$429+
$429+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Palmer House a Hilton Hotel
7.5 Good
Downtown$568+
$568+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
Villa D' Citta
9 Wonderful
Lincoln Park$714+
$714+
Free Wi-Fi
Hilton Chicago
7.9 Good
Downtown$551+
$551+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
HI Chicago Hostel
8.2 Very Good
Downtown$254+
$254+
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel Felix
7.6 Good
Downtown$366+
$366+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Spa
The Godfrey Hotel Chicago
8.1 Very Good
Downtown$441+
$441+
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Freehand Chicago
7.4 Good
Downtown$192+
$192+
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel Chicago West Loop
7.7 Good
Downtown$328+
$328+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel
8.7 Very Good
Downtown$745+
$745+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa
River Hotel
8.4 Very Good
Downtown$441+
$441+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
W Chicago - City Center
7.1 Good
Downtown$619+
$619+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Spa
Omni Chicago Hotel
8.6 Very Good
Downtown$569+
$569+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Waldorf Astoria Chicago
8.7 Very Good
Downtown$1,100+
$1,100+
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

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