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Two Twin Beds, Lake View

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

King Executive Floor

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

King Sofabed Family Rm

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

2 Queens Family Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Junior Suite, One King Bed, Lake View

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

Executive, Two Twin Beds, Lake View

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

King Exec. Floor Lakeview

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

Deluxe, Two Queen Beds, City View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Suite, One King Bed

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

Suite, One King Bed, Non-Smoking

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

Suite, One King Bed

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

Suite

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

One King Bed, Lake View

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

Junior Suite, One King Bed

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

One Queen

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

Two Twins

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

King

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

King Deluxe

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

Get an overview of this hotelOn the Magnificent Mile, nestled in Chicago's prestigious Gold Coast neighborhood, and adjacent to Oak Street Beach

Close to lake

Overlooking Lake Michigan, this opulent 1920s landmark Chicago hotel is set on the Magnificent Mile, with the shops of Water Tower Place a block away; Oak Street Beach is across the street.

Afternoon tea

Each afternoon, the Palm Court hosts a traditional English tea with live harp music next to an antique marble fountain. Wireless Internet access is available in the hotel lobby.

High-speed Internet

Classic in design, guestrooms at The Drake Hotel feature high-speed Internet access, pay movies, and laptop-compatible safes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

On-site dining options at the Drake Hotel include a renowned seafood restaurant, a steakhouse with lake views, an intimate piano lounge, and room service.

A fitness/wellness center is equipped with cardiovascular and strength-training equipment (surcharge). Guests also receive discounted access to the Equinox health club, less than a block away, with an indoor pool, massage therapy, and yoga and Pilates classes.

The business center is open Monday–Saturday and features 2 flat-screen monitors, printing, copying, shipping, office supplies, faxing, and high-speed Internet access (surcharges).

The hotel's 30,000 square feet of meeting and event space includes the Gold Coast Room, which features Italian architectural style, marble floors, crystal chandeliers, and room for 600 guests. Event catering, audiovisual equipment, and high-speed Internet access are available (surcharge).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 535 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 12.95 USD ), Wired internet access ( 12.95 USD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
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Where to Eat

Cape Cod Room - Specializing in seafood dishes—including lobster, bouillabaisse, and crab cakes—this popular restaurant features a nautical decor, and light fixtures made from copper pots. Open for lunch and dinner.

Drake Bros. - Offering superb views of Lake Michigan, and decorated with black-and-white vintage Chicago photography. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Coq d'Or - This intimate lounge is a throwback to its Prohibition past, with dim lighting, low ceilings, and brick-red leather booths and barstools. Martinis are the drink specialty, and a short menu features dishes from the Cape Cod Room, including clam chowder and whitefish. Lunch and dinner are served daily.

Palm Court - Located in the hotel's upper lobby, this Chicago tradition hosts cocktails, coffee, and traditional English tea next to an antique marble fountain. A harpist plays at teatime.

Room service is available until 1 AM.

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Nearby Things to Do

The Drake Hotel's fitness center features polished wood floors and an array of new equipment including stationary bicycles, treadmills, stair machines, and exercise balls. Complimentary earphones are available during workouts. Guests also receive discounted access to the facilities and classes at the Equinox health club in the Bloomingdale's building less than a block away.

The hotel is across Lake Shore Drive from Oak Street Beach on Lake Michigan, popular for sunbathing and swimming in the summer. Guests can walk, jog, or bike along a 20-mile lakefront path. Canoeing, kayaking, and rowing equipment can be rented from the Lincoln Park Boathouse, two miles away. Four miles from the hotel, the Sydney R. Marovitz golf course offers a challenging and scenic nine-hole course along Lake Michigan.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

Pets allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.95 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 12.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 43 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 67 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75 (varies based on length of stay)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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