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Get an overview of this hotelSleek Chicago hotel by Navy Pier and the Magnificent Mile

Access to shopping

The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Lakefront offers a newly renovated fresh look and is located two blocks from Navy Pier, Magnificent Mile shopping, and within walking distance to Millennium Park.

Complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast

The lobby at this Chicago Embassy Suites hotel is set in a soaring atrium with black granite waterfall. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is available to all guests.

Suite life

Renovated in March 2008, guest suites feature city or lake views. The spacious living room of the two room suites include a plasma flat-panel television, microwave, coffee maker, refrigerator, and sitting area.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown - Lakefront is two blocks from the shops lining the famed Magnificent Mile and a half-mile from the businesses of the Loop. Without stepping outdoors, guests can walk to a multiplex theater, spa, and drugstore next door.

Favored among guests is the complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast, served daily to the music of an electronic baby-grand piano.

A lobby kiosk allows check-in at both the hotel and one of many airlines; the kiosk issues boarding passes. A gift shop sells sundries, gifts, cards, and Chicago sports-team clothing. The hotel provides accessibility equipment for the deaf, braille or raised signage, and handicapped parking.

This is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 17 
  • One meeting room 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 455 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2001 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Sofa bed  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Video-game console 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
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Where to Eat

Embassy Suites hosts complimentary cooked to order breakfast each morning.

Bellwether - A trendsetting restaurant with exceptional service and ambiance. Serving modern American cuisine with an international flair. Daily specials and late night dining available. Three 150-inch TV screens stream sports or late night music videos.

511 North - Room service menu for lunch and dinner includes sandwiches, pizza, ribs, and chicken. Children's menu available.

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Nearby Things to Do

The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown-Lakefront hotel has an indoor lap pool, spa tub, and sauna on the lobby level. A fitness room is equipped with treadmills, weight machine, elliptical machines, and stair machines.

About three blocks from the hotel is Chicago's 20-mile lakefront path, where bikes and in-line skates may be rented at several locations. Beach volleyball courts are available during summer months.

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

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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 time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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.

Only service dogs are allowed

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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 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 43 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 63.00 per day (in/out privileges)
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.

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