The Drake Hotel

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Location. The Drake Hotel is located in downtown Chicago, Ill., adjacent to Michigan Avenue's renowned shops and restaurants. This property stands three blocks from the John Hancock building and Water Tower Place.
Hotel Features. Italian Renaissance architecture pervades the hotel lobby which is distinguished by crystal chandeliers and carved-wood moldings. Constructed in 1920, the hotel is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Five restaurants and bars include Drake Bros. which serves American-style fare, Cape Cod which is known for its New England seafood specialties and Coq d'Or which prepares American-style cuisine. The famed Palm Court offers afternoon tea service. Travel Traders convenience store stocks snacks and sundries. A staffed business center houses two computer stations and offers administrative services. A total of 30,000 square feet of function space accommodates up to 500 people. Internet access is complimentary in public areas. Clefs d'Or-designated concierge staff resolves tour and reservation related questions, and attends to special requests. The Drake Hotel's limited-hour fitness center contains polished wood floors and an array of stationary bicycles, treadmills, stair machines, exercise balls and weight-training equipment. The fitness center provides complimentary headphones for use during workouts.

Guestrooms. This 10-story property offers 535 guestrooms equipped with wireless Internet access for a fee and MP3 adaptors. Hilton Serenity beds feature pillowtop mattresses and down duvets. Bathrooms contain bathrobes, marble vanities, curved shower rods and La Source toiletries. Coffeemakers and minibars are provided in all accommodations. Laptop-compatible, in-room safes are complimentary.

Expert Tip. Many movies have been filmed at The Drake Hotel including "Mission Impossible," "Risky Business," "My Best Friend's Wedding," "Flags of Our Fathers" and "What Women Want."
Kids Eat Free Policy:
The hotel provides complimentary breakfast for children six years and under. Each child must be accompanied by one paying adult.


Room Types:

King City View:   One king bed. 250-275 square feet. Terry-cloth robes, Crabtree & Evelyn La Source bath amenities. Laptop-compatible safe. Multi-line phone with caller ID. Complimentary weekday newspapers, video games (surcharge), and high-speed Internet access (surcharge). Complimentary nightly turndown service with chocolates and ice delivery available upon request.

One Queen:   One queen bed. 250-275 square feet. Terry-cloth robes, Crabtree & Evelyn La Source bath amenities. Laptop-compatible safe. Multi-line phone with caller ID. Complimentary weekday newspapers, video games (surcharge), and high-speed Internet access (surcharge). Complimentary nightly turndown service with chocolates and ice delivery available upon request.

King Deluxe:   One king bed. City view. 250-275 square feet. Terry-cloth robes, Crabtree & Evelyn La Source bath amenities. Laptop-compatible safe. Multi-line phone with caller ID. Complimentary weekday newspapers, video games (surcharge), and high-speed Internet access (surcharge). Complimentary nightly turndown service with chocolates and ice delivery available upon request.

King:   One king bed. Large desk with swivel chair. High-speed Internet access (surcharge). TV with video games. Dual-line speakerphone with caller ID and voice mail. Two armchairs upholstered with neutral-tone fabrics. Complimentary weekday newspaper. Crabtree & Evelyn La Source bath amenities. Terry-cloth robe and slippers. Evening turndown upon request.

Two Twins City View:   <P>Two twin beds. Large desk with swivel chair. High-speed Internet access (surcharge). TV with video games (surcharge). Dual-line speakerphone with caller ID and voice mail. Two armchairs upholstered with neutral-tone fabrics. Complimentary weekday newspaper. Crabtree & Evelyn La Source bath amenities. Terry-cloth robe and slippers. Evening turndown upon request.

King Exec. Floor Lakeview:   One king bed. Desk. High-speed Internet access (surcharge). Cable TV with pay movies and video games. Clock radio. In-room safe. Complimentary weekday newspaper. Coffee/tea maker and minibar. Crabtree & Evelyn La Source bath amenities. Bathrobe.

Two Twins:   Two twin beds. Desk. High-speed Internet access (surcharge). Cable TV with pay movies and video games. Clock radio. In-room safe. Complimentary weekday newspaper. Coffee/tea maker and minibar. Crabtree & Evelyn La Source bath amenities. Bathrobe.

King Executive Floor:   One king bed. Desk. High-speed Internet access (surcharge). Cable TV with pay movies and video games. Clock radio. In-room safe. Complimentary weekday newspaper. Coffee/tea maker and minibar. Crabtree & Evelyn La Source bath amenities. Bathrobe.

One Queen City View:   One queen bed. Desk. High-speed Internet access. Cable/satellite TV with pay movies and video games. Clock radio. Coffee/tea maker. Hair dryer. Iron/ironing board. Complimentary weekday newspaper.

Guest room:   One queen bed or two twin beds. Desk. High-speed Internet access. Cable/satellite TV with pay movies and video games. Clock radio. Coffee/tea maker. Hair dryer. Iron/ironing board. Complimentary weekday newspaper.

Driving Directions:
From Chicago Midway International Airport:
Approximate distance to the hotel is 14 miles.

Take Cicero Avenue North.
Turn right onto I-55 North.
Exit 292A onto I-90/I-94 North.
Exit 50B and turn right onto Ohio Street.
Turn left onto Michigan Avenue.
Turn right onto Delaware Place.
Turn left onto Walton Place.
  • Luggage Storage Florist
  • Safe-Deposit Box - At Front Desk Restaurant(s)
  • Gift shop or newsstand Concierge desk
  • Airport transportation (fees apply) Shoe shine
  • Laundry service Conference room(s)
  • Live entertainment Jewelry shop
  • Fitness equipment - Fees Apply Massages available
  • Bar/lounge Wedding services
  • Shopping on site Room service (24 hours)
  • Internet public area - wireless - Complimentary Dry cleaning service
  • Event catering Business center
  • Pet policy - Pet Waiver Only Children eat free - 6 Years and Under
  • Self parking - $30 Per Day Parking (valet) - $45 Per Day, In/Out

Room Amenities: , , &bull; Extra towels/bedding in room&nbsp;&bull; Electronic/magnetic keys&nbsp;&bull; Internet access - surcharge&nbsp;&bull; Makeup mirror&nbsp;&bull; Turndown service (on request)&nbsp;&bull; Cable/satellite TV&nbsp;&bull; Smoking rooms&nbsp;&bull; Housekeeping (daily)&nbsp;&bull; Hypo-allergenic bedding availa&nbsp;&bull; Multi-line phone&nbsp;&bull; In-room safe (accommodates laptop)&nbsp;&bull; Designer toiletries&nbsp;&bull; Complimentary newspaper (M-F)&nbsp;&bull; Video-game console&nbsp;&bull; Pay movies&nbsp;&bull; Rollaway beds&nbsp;&bull; Internet access - high speed&nbsp;&bull; Cribs (infant beds) available&nbsp;&bull; Shower/tub combination&nbsp;&bull; Premium bedding&nbsp;

Magnificent Mile: 0.5 block | Oak Street Beach: 2 blocks | John Hancock Observatory: 1.5 blocks | Water Tower and Mall: 2.5 blocks | Lake Michigan: 3 blocks | Museum of Contemporary Art: 5 blocks | Northwestern University: 0.5 miles | Chicago Children's Museum: 1.5 miles | Navy Pier: 1.5 miles | Art Institute of Chicago: 1.5 miles | Lincoln Park: 1.5 miles | Shedd Aquarium: 3.0 miles | Wrigley Field: 4.0 miles | McCormick Place Convention Complex: 6.0 miles | Harborside International Golf Center: 18.0 miles

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Location. The Drake Hotel is locate...
140 E Walton Place Chicago, IL 60611

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