Hotel Features. Dining venues include Café des Architectes that features Cuisine Nouvel in a contemporary setting with a terrace and lounge. Le Bar presents floor-to-ceiling windows, low chenille sofas and a library area with fireside seating. Commanding views of Lake Michigan and the skyline are showcased throughout the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower, including a ballroom with skylights with views of the John Hancock Center. Two complimentary business centers offer fax, photocopy and print services. The 24-hour complimentary SoFit fitness center contains cardiovascular equipment with complimentary headphones and free weights. Discounts to a nearby fitness center that features an indoor pool, steam rooms and personal trainers is available. Exhale Spa, located near the hotel, provides spa services on site by appointment. The hotel offers special pampering services for pets, including chrome-plated bowls, grooming and aromatherapy services, and complimentary gourmet treats.
Guestrooms. The 32-story Sofitel Chicago Water Tower offers 415 guestrooms with light-wood furnishings and photographs of Chicago architecture. Premium bedding includes feather mattresses and duvets and down pillows. Flat-panel televisions, MP3 adaptors and high-speed Internet access, for a fee, are available in each room. Marble bathrooms provide separate bathtubs, robes, slippers, candles and lighted mirrors.
Expert Tip. Don't forget to ask the concierge about the 11-percent-off coupon for Bloomingdales and Macy's on Michigan Avenue, located one block away. The concierge desk keeps abreast of current sales and promotions at both department stores and are more than willing to share this information.
From Chicago Midway International Airport:
Approximate distance to the hotel is 9.5 miles.
Turn right on SR-50/South Cicero Avenue.
Turn right onto I-55 North.
Exit 292A onto I-90 West toward Wisconsin.
Exit 50B/East Ohio Street.
Turn left onto North Wabash Avenue.
Turn left onto East Chestnut Street.
The hotel is located on the right.
From Chicago O'Hare International Airport:
Approximate distance to the hotel is 17.5 miles.
Exit the airport on I-190 West.
Take the Terminal Parking left exit onto I-190 East.
Continue on I-90 East.
Take Exit 50B/East Ohio Street.
Continue on West Ohio Street.
Turn left on North LaSalle Boulevard.
Turn right on West Chicago Avenue.
Turn left on North Wabash Avenue.
Turn left on East Chestnut Street.
- Business Center Children Stay Free - 12 Years and Under
- Bar/Lounge Fitness Equipment
- Conference Room(s) Elevator/lift
- Gift shop or newsstand Restaurant(s)
- Ballroom(s) Wheelchair accessible
- Shoe shine Event catering
- Safe-deposit box - At Front Desk Library
- Wedding services Currency exchange
- Room service (24 hours) Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Suitable for children Concierge desk - 24 Hours
- Security guard - 24 Hours Internet public area - wireless - Fees Apply
- Dry cleaning service - Daily Massages available
- Comp newspapers in lobby Luggage storage
- Parking (valet) - $44/24 Hours In/Out Pets allowed
Rush Street Nightlife: 1 block | Oak Street Shops: 1 block | North Michigan Avenue: 1 block | John Hancock Center: 2 blocks | Lake Michigan: 4 blocks | Oak Street Beach: 0.5 mile | River North Gallery District: 0.5 mile | Museum of Contemporary Art: 0.5 mile | Merchandise Mart: 1.0 mile | Chicago Loop Business and Theater District: 1.0 mile | Tribune Tower: 1.0 mile | Wrigley Building: 1.0 mile | Art Institute of Chicago: 1.5 miles | Navy Pier: 1.5 miles |
Chicago Hotels - Sofitel Chicago Water Tower