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Chicago Lake Shore Hotel - Chicago - Lobby
Chicago Lake Shore Hotel
6.6 Okay
South Side$263+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Kimpton Gray Hotel - Chicago - Bar
Kimpton Gray Hotel
8.4 Very Good
Pet friendly
Sheraton Grand Chicago
7.9 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
W Chicago - City Center
7.5 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Chicago hotels near Magnificent Mile

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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 September and November.
  • 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 Tuesday. The opposite is true for, Sunday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Chicago accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Chicago found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $332, while the most expensive was $527.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Chicago for 5 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.

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Chicago Marriott O'Hare - Chicago
Chicago Marriott O'Hare
7 Good
Airport shuttle
Renaissance Chicago O'Hare Suites Hotel - Chicago
Airport shuttle
Wrigley Hostel
8.1 Very Good
Ohio House Motel
8.5 Very Good
Carlton Inn Midway
6.5 Okay
Archer Heights$232+
Airport shuttle
Rodeway Inn
6.4 Okay
West Ridge$137+
Villa D' Citta
8.9 Very Good
Lincoln Park$686+
Ruby Room
7.2 Good

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