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4.2 of 5 guest rating
Room type What's included Nightly price per room Book
Suite, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-in Shower)
Room with view
1,000 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Executive Room, Non Smoking, Business Lounge Access
225 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking (Parlor)
Room with view
1,000 square feet
1 King Bed and 2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, Non Smoking (Roll-in Shower)
205 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Business Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
275 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, Accessible, Bathtub
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Business Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
300 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking (Hip & Historic)
Room with view
1,000 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Suite, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking
Room with view
1,000 square feet
3 King Beds
Room sleeps 8 guests
(up to 7 children)
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Room, Accessible, Bathtub
200 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-in Shower)
200 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking (Hip & Historic)
150 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Room, 2 Double Beds, Accessible, Bathtub
200 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Double Beds, 2 Bathrooms (Hip & Historic)
300 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Room, Accessible, Business Lounge Access (Bathtub)
200 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking (Hip & Historic, 2 Bath)
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Executive Room, Non Smoking, Business Lounge Access
225 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Hip & Historic)
200 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Executive Room, Non Smoking, Business Lounge Access
225 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking (Hip & Historic)
150 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Hip & Historic)
Room with view
1,000 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-in Shower)
200 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Historic grandeur in Chicago's theater, business district

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Business center
Laundry facilities

Close to shopping

This 1925 Beaux Arts-style Chicago hotel is steps from Millennium Park, 2 blocks from Macy's and the Art Institute, and 1 mile from Lake Michigan, Magnificent Mile shopping, and Wrigley Tower.

Health club, spa

The Palmer House a Hilton Hotel's 10,000-square-foot spa and health club include an indoor pool. A business center offers WiFi, copying, and faxing services.

High-speed Internet

All 1,641 guestrooms at the Palmer House a Hilton Hotel feature antique-style decor, pillowtop mattresses, marble bathrooms, complimentary premium channels, and high-speed Internet access (surcharge).

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Palmer House a Hilton Hotel

17 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603

Renovations & Closures

The property is renovating until 01 June 2019 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Spa tub
  • Swimming pool

The following facilities will be closed from 19 February 2018 to 30 June 2019 (dates subject to change):

  • Swimming pool
  • Spa tub

During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located in Chicago's theater district, Palmer House a Hilton Hotel's 110,000 square feet of conference space features a range of venues, including exhibit halls, salons, private dining rooms, and several ballrooms with crystal chandeliers and Beaux Arts decor. Event catering and audiovisual equipment are also available. A business center provides printing, faxing, copying, and WiFi (surcharge) also available in the lobby area.

The fitness center offers Precor fitness equipment, group exercise classes, and an indoor pool.

Several clothing and gift boutiques are located on the hotel's lower level.

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Express check-out
  • Year Built 1872
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Steam room
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Sauna
  • Health club
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 10219
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • ATM/banking
  • Conference space size (feet) - 110000
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 1641
  • Number of floors - 25
  • Multilingual staff

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Palmer House a Hilton Hotel offers 1641 air-conditioned accommodations with video-game consoles and safes. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Microwaves, refrigerators, and in-room massages can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Free newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Microwave (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Cable TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Desk
  • Video-game console
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • In-room massage available
  • Premium bedding
  • Pay movies

Where to Eat

Lockwood - Contemporary menu inspired by traditional French and Italian cuisine. Upscale setting. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner.

Potter's - Lobby-level bar and lounge offering cocktails and appetizers.

Nearby Things to Do

The Palmer House a Hilton Hotel's 10,000-square-foot health club (surcharge) features a fitness center with free weights and cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, personal trainers, an indoor pool and exercise classes.

This Hilton hotel is a mile from Lake Michigan, where guests can walk, jog, or bike along a 20-mile lakefront path. Oak Street Beach, 1.5 miles away, is popular for sunbathing and swimming in the summer. Within six miles of 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

Accessibility

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 40.0 per stay.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per accommodation, per stay
  • Up to 75 lb

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 50.00

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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 7 and USD 11 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 46.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 82.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation, per stay
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 40 per stay
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 40 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40.0 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Hilton Palmer
  • Hilton Palmer House
  • House Hilton
  • Palmer Hilton
  • Palmer Hilton House
  • Palmer House
  • Palmer House Hilton
  • Palmer House Hilton Chicago
  • Palmer House Hilton Hotel
  • Palmer House Hilton Hotel Chicago
  • Chicago Palmer House Hilton
  • Hilton Hotel Palmer
  • Palmer House Chicago
  • The Palmer House Hilton Hotel Chicago
  • The Palmer House Hilton

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 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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