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Room type

Guestroom, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 1 child, 2 infants)

Guestroom 1 King or 1 Queen Bed

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 1 child, 2 infants)

Superior Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 1 child, 2 infants)

Loft

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 infants)

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Modern Gold Coast hotel near Chicago's Magnificent Mile

Lake Michigan: 2 blocks

PUBLIC Chicago, designed by famed hotelier Ian Schrager, is 2 blocks from Lake Michigan beaches, 3 blocks from Rush Street restaurants and nightlife, and a half-mile from Magnificent Mile shops.

The Pump Room

The Pump Room restaurant and bar offers brunch, Happy Hour drink specials, late-night dinner, and midnight snacks. The Library houses a coffee bar during the day and transforms into a lounge at night, serving specialty cocktails and plated exotic fare.

Free Wi-Fi

PUBLIC Chicago’s spacious guestrooms feature custom-made furnishings, beds with Frette linens and down comforters, and city views; amenities include 42-inch LCD TVs, customized minibars, complimentary wireless Internet access, and iPod docking stations.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Amenities at PUBLIC Chicago include The Living Room, outfitted with work tables, computer stations, and seating areas. The Library houses a coffee bar during the day and a full bar and lounge at night. The property also offers 24-hour fitness facilities, bicycle rentals on site and an around-the-clock business center. Multiple large conference rooms are available, including a meeting space of 8,600 square feet. A screening room is available for private functions and live performances. Guests can customize their minibars and, pick up snacks or toiletries at the 24-hour front desk.

The Pump Room restaurant and bar features a menu designed by Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, including a selection of original Pump Room classics from 1938. At night, the restaurant’s bar transforms into a glamorous supper club reminiscent of the 30s and 40s, but with a modern approach.

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop or café
  • 24-hour business center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 8600
  • Conference space size (meters) - 799
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Computer station
  • Express check-in
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • Luggage storage
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Number of floors - 17
  • Total number of rooms - 285
  • Year Built 1926
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Minibar
  • iPod docking station
  • LCD TV
  • Cable TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Premium bedding
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Free toiletries
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Where to Eat

The Pump Room - The restaurant’s food concept was created by world-renowned and the James Beard Award-winning Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten and features regional flavors, local products, and a selection of classics from the Pump Room’s original 1938 menu. At night, the restaurant’s bar is transformed into a supper club and offers a light tapas-style menu, exotic cocktails, and international and domestic bottled and draught beer.

The Library - During the day, The Library offers a variety of coffee drinks from around the globe as well as house-made pastries, sandwiches, sushi, and other specialties by Chef Jean-George Vongerichten. By night, the space is transformed into a lounge, wine bar, and beer garden combination, offering domestic and international bottled beer, a wide selection of wines from around the world, specialty cocktails, small-plated exotic food and desserts from the Pump Room created by Chef Jean-Georges.

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Nearby Things to Do

Lake Michigan's 35-mile-long path for running, walking, bicycling, or in-line skating is two blocks from the hotel. Bikes, in-line skates, and recreational equipment can be rented at several beachfront locations. In summer, Oak Street Beach and North Avenue Beach, both a half-mile from the hotel, are open for swimming.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 15 years old stay free when using existing bedding.

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in kg is 22, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 56.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 125.00 per accommodation
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 15 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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