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In lively Loop
On Michigan Avenue and across from Millennium Park, this rock-inspired hotel occupies the 36-story, Art Deco-style Carbide and Carbon Building in downtown's Loop; Macy's is a block away.
Everybody is a star
Memorabilia from music superstars—from Beatles to Madonna—is displayed throughout the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago.
Rooms at the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago feature plush pillowtop mattresses, sleek zebrawood dressers, and high-speed Internet access. Entertainment centers include 40-inch HD LCD televisions.
- Comfortable rooms
- Good location
- Proximity to shopping
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- Location was a bit noisy
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago
Across from downtown's Millennium Park, on the Magnificent Mile, this rock-themed hotel occupies the richly restored Carbide and Carbon Building, a 1929 Art Deco beauty built by Daniel and Hubert Burnham (sons of the great Chicago architect Daniel Burnham).
The hotel blends eye-catching, contemporary decor with original Art Deco details, including brass elevator doors on the main floor. The gift shop sells a wide array of Hard Rock mementos, including classic T-shirts and celebrity-created couture brands.
Guests enjoy the multiple dining options offered at the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago. Check out Chuck's, the hotel restaurant serving up American fare or grab some Jamaican cuisine at Mr. Browns Lounge. In-room dining is available 24 hours a day, as are the hotel's business center and fitness center. Business amenities also include 8,400 sq feet (780 sq meters) of meeting space among 9 small and large meeting/conference rooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the lobby. Parking is available on-site for a surcharge.
Through Hard Rock Hotel Chicago's Fender "Picks" program, guests can select from a variety of Fender guitars, Boss Micro BR Amps, and high-def Monster headphones (available at the front desk) to enjoy a jam session during their stay.
This is a smoke-free property. Fines apply for smoke-free violations.
Guests can enjoy the hotel's "Sound of Your Stay" program as well, which features a complimentary iTunes playlist with the sounds of Hard Rock.
- 24-hour front desk
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Concierge services
- Conference space
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Gift shops or newsstand
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
- Express check-in
- Shopping on site
- Laundry facilities
- Health club
- Luggage storage
- Number of floors - 40
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Meeting rooms 9
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 381
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 780
- Number of meeting rooms - 7
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Conference space size (feet) - 8400
- Wedding services
- Billiards or pool table
- Tours/ticket assistance
- 24-hour business center
- Year Built 1929
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Spa services on site
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 13.50 per night ), Wired internet access ( USD 13.50 per night )
Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 13.50 per night ), Wired high-speed internet ( USD 13.50 per night )
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Pay movies
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Premium TV channels
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Pillowtop mattress
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Iron/ironing board
- Satellite TV service
- Microwave (on request)
- Premium bedding
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Shower/tub combination
- Private bathroom
- In-room massage available
- Room service (limited hours)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Flat-panel TV
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- First-run movies
Where to Eat
Mr. Browns Lounge - Dine on traditional Jamaican dishes to reggae beats.
Room service - Available during limited hours
Chuck's Open for every meal, American fare
Nearby Things to Do
The Hard Rock's lower-level fitness center, open 24 hours, offers treadmills and elliptical trainers with individual TV monitors, along with free weights and other equipment.
Millennium Park, across the street, has walking paths amid gardens and extraordinary public art. Two blocks away, Lake Michigan is popular for boating, sailing, and canoeing.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago offers 2 private massage treatment rooms to handle guests' relaxation and rejuvenation needs. Facials, massages, and nail treatments are provided by appointment. Guests wishing to enjoy a spa treatment in the comfort of their room can arrange a private appointment for an additional charge.
- Number of treatment rooms 2
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body scrubs
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25 per day.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per day
- Up to 40 lb
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
- Deposit: USD 50 per night
- Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 30 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 13.50 per night (rates may vary)
- Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 13.50 per night (rates may vary)
- Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 13.50 per night (rates may vary)
- Fee for wired Internet in public areas: USD 13.50 per night (rates may vary)
- Valet parking fee: USD 65 per day (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per day
- Late check-out fee: USD 50
- Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per day
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per day
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We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 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.