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Top 10 hotels in Chicago

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Stylish spa retreats, grand Victorian mansions and roomy tower suites with lake views – find the right hotel with this guide to the top 10 hotels in Chicago.

Top spa hotels

Belden Stratford Hotel

Get pampered in the lavish treatment rooms at the Vera Volli Spa in the Belden Stratford Hotel overlooking Lake Michigan. Seaweed body wraps and aromatherapy body glows will rejuvenate every part of you.

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2300 Lincoln Park W, Chicago

W Chicago Lakeshore

Immerse yourself in the Bliss Spa at the hip W Chicago Lakeshore. Massage, facials and body treatments tantalize and tone. Revive your skin with an enzyme-rich Triple Oxygen Treatment.

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644 N. Lakeshore Drive, Chicago
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Top pet-friendly hotel – W Chicago City Center

The W Chicago City Center gives pets a VIP welcome. Your pet will be outfitted with a bed, food dishes and other treats. A concierge will provide dog-walking services.

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172 W. Adams St., Chicago
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Top airport hotel – Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport

Minutes away from O’Hare, the Hilton is a top airport hotel choice. Quiet rooms come with wireless internet and ergonomically designed desks. The Gaslight Club and spa treatment room help you unwind.

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O’Hare International Airport, Chicago
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Top self-catering hotels

Hilton Chicago Downtown

Just off Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, Homewood Suites is a central self-catering choice. Roomy suites have velvet sofas, warm colors and full kitchens. There’s a complimentary breakfast and grocery services.

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40 E. Grand Ave., Chicago

Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

Whether staying for a weekend or longer, the Residence Inn makes you feel at home. Modern suites come with kitchens and sitting rooms, and there’s a complimentary breakfast buffet. Michigan Avenue shopping is a few steps away.

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201 E. Walton St., Chicago
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Top bed & breakfast hotel – Flemish House of Chicago

Tucked away on a quiet, tree-lined street on Chicago’s Gold Coast, this 19th-century mansion is an elegant oasis. A mix of Victorian Arts and Crafts furniture and modern amenities fill the spacious rooms, all with full kitchens.

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68 E. Cedar St., Chicago

Top apartment hotel – Pratt Shore

The Greek-columned, 1920s Pratt Shore appeals to extended-stay travelers for its modern rooms with full kitchens, car service and quiet northside location. Lake Michigan’s beaches are a block away.

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1137 W. Pratt, Chicago


Top luxury hotels

Sofitel Chicago Water Tower

First-class luxury reigns inside the airy modern lobby of the Sofitel. Rooms exude a modern European flair, with beech wood walls and chrome hardware. There are numerous high-tech amenities and large windows fill the rooms with light. Service is impeccable. 

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20 E. Chestnut, Chicago

Conrad Chicago

Understated elegance defines this Michigan Avenue hotel. Bellboys escort you through the dark wood lobby to suites bathed in deep brown hues and filled with amenities. The opulent rooftop restaurant overlooks Lake Michigan. 

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521 N. Rush St., Chicago