Get an overview of this hotelChicago hotel with Lake Michigan views, next to Burnham Park


Located 5 miles south of downtown Chicago, this hotel is also just south of McCormick Place and overlooks Lake Michigan.

Free parking and WiFi

Complimentary amenities include wireless Internet access, guest parking, and scheduled shuttle service to Michigan Avenue, downtown shopping, and McCormick Place.


Chicago Lake Shore's guestrooms offer cable TV with HBO and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Chicago Lake Shore Hotel overlooks Lake Michigan and is adjacent to Burnham Park. Downtown Chicago is 5 miles from the hotel, and the Magnificent Mile and Michigan Avenue are 6 miles away.

Amenities at this pet-friendly hotel include an outdoor swimming pool, restaurant with panoramic lake views, and 6 meeting rooms covering 8,000 square feet. Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout the hotel.

Other amenities include free parking including RV and truck parking. A complimentary scheduled shuttle service is provided to places including Michigan Avenue, University of Chicago, and McCormick Place (shuttle schedule: 9:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 2:30 PM, and 6:30 PM).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 8000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 720 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 184 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1960 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor pool  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Television 

Where to Eat

Lake Shore Café - Airy, casual restaurant with panoramic views of Lake Michigan. Specializes in breakfast and lunch buffets. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Lake Shore Lounge - Patrons can order lunch and dinner from the restaurant's menu of American cuisine.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel is a block from a 23-mile lakefront biking and jogging path that extends from Jackson Park, two miles away, to Lincoln Park, four miles north of downtown. Jackson Park also features an 18-hole public golf course, while Lake Shore Links, a nine-hole downtown golf course with Lake Michigan in the background, is less than seven miles away. Bike rentals are available about three blocks from the hotel.

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


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

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.00.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10 per night.


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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5.00 and USD 15.00 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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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