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The Drake Hotel

140 East Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611-1501, United States
+1 312 787 2200

$190+

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Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 1,842 reviews
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  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Stylish Hotel
  • Great shopping

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    About

    From its beginning on New Year's Eve 1920 to today, The Drake Hotel has defined elegance and hospitality. Set in the prestigious Gold Coast neighborhood at the start of the Magnificent Mile, this iconic Chicago hotel is footsteps from Oak Street Beach and Lake Michigan Relax at The Drake Hotel in one of 535 elegantly decorated guest rooms and 74 suites, including the Princess Diana Suite, which was graced by the Princess of Wales herself. Appreciate the amenities that include classic decor, plush bedding, marble bathrooms, and views of Lake Michigan and the city. The Executive Lounge on the top floor features amazing views, and Executive Level Guests will enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast, hot and cold beverages, and an honor bar with evening appetizers Become a part of Chicago history. Relax with a cocktail in Coq D’Or, one of the first establishments in Chicago to serve alcohol after the repeal of Prohibition. Enjoy a memorable dinner at Cape Cod, where Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe hand-carved their initials in the bar, or take afternoon tea at Palm Court, just as Queen Elizabeth II did in 1958 The Drake Hotel provides the perfect spaces for meetings and gatherings. Hold a meeting in the heart of Chicago in the sophisticated boardrooms, or host an elegant Windy City celebration in the Gold Coast and Grand Ballrooms. Write your own chapter of Chicago history at The Drake — one real Chicago moment at a time

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    Amenities

    • Wi-Fi
    • Fitness center
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Laundry facilities
    • ATM on-site
    • Business center
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Express check out
    • Coffee shop
    • Internet (surcharge)
    • Parking (surcharge)
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    Overall Rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,842 reviews
    • 10.0 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.1 "Good vibe."
    • 6.0 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
    • 3.3 "Internet is poor."
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    Overall Rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,031 reviews
    • 10.0 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      8.6 "86% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.6 "96% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
      7.5 "Housekeeping was great, according to 75%."
      9.2 "92% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 7.7 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.9 "Bar is ok."
    • 6.7 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.5 "Average cleanliness."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 6.5 "Average comfort."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
      6.3 "Only 63% said rooms were big enough."
      5.6 "For only 56%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
      4.1 "59% thought it was overpriced."
      4.5 "55% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 3.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      4.1 "59% thought it was overpriced."
      1.5 "85% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 515 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% thought the service was very professional."
      9.3 "93% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 7.7 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.3 "Good amenities."
      7.0 "70% thought the building was wonderful."
      8.5 "85% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 7.0 "Good vibe."
    • 6.7 "Average cleanliness."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were big enough."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.8 "Value below average."
    • 3.2 "Disappointing internet connection."
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    Overall Rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 128 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.1 "Good amenities."
      7.0 "70% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 7.0 "Good vibe."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were big enough."

    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 165 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.3 "Tasty food."
    • 7.0 "Good amenities."
      6.9 "69% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 6.9 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.0 "Average comfort."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.6 "Value below average."
    • 2.9 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.1 "89% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
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    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Stylish Hotel"
    "Great shopping"
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