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Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile

4.5 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWater Tower Place4 min walk
    Popular LocationJohn Hancock Center4 min walk
    Popular LocationChicago Riverwalk16 min walk
    AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)31 min drive

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About this area

Chicago

Located near the beach, Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile is in Chicago's Near North Side neighborhood, an area with great shopping. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Chicago Riverwalk and Grant Park, while House of Blues Chicago and Chicago Theatre are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Soldier Field or United Center. Practice your golf swing on a nearby course, or enjoy other activities in the great outdoors, such as hiking/biking trails in the area. Guests love the hotel's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Water Tower Place - 4 min walk
  • John Hancock Center - 4 min walk
  • Chicago Water Tower - 5 min walk
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 10 min walk
  • Chicago Riverwalk - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Millennium Station - 2 min drive
  • Chicago Station (Red Line) - 3 min walk
  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - 31 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bar Toma — 3 min walk
  • Devon Seafood Grill — 3 min walk
  • Sunny Side Up & Coffee Shoppe — 4 min walk
  • RL — 4 min walk
  • The Cheesecake Factory — 5 min walk

About this property

Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile

Luxury Chicago hotel in Near North Side, walk to Water Tower Place
This hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business center, and valet parking. All 415 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find LCD TVs with digital channels, and other amenities include minibars and premium bedding.
Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile offers 415 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. 55-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in April 2018.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

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

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (surcharge)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 76.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:30 AM: USD 25.00-40.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Renovated guestrooms - April 2018

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-inch LCD TV
  • Cable/satellite channels
  • Pay movies

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay
Dogs welcome
2 per room (up to 31 lbs)
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: USD 125.00 per night
  • Resort fee: USD 23.48 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

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 25.00 and USD 40.00 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 76.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
A valid credit card is required to hold a reservation at this property. This property may place an authorization of USD 1 prior to your arrival.
Property Registration Number Hotel License

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

Property is also known as

Sofitel Chicago Tower
Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
Sofitel Water
Sofitel Water Hotel
Sofitel Water Hotel Chicago Tower
Chicago Sofitel
Sofitel Chicago Water Hotel
Sofitel Chicago Water Tower Hotel Chicago
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4.6
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 1293 out of 1748 reviews
5 - Excellent 74%
Rating 4 - Good. 288 out of 1748 reviews
4 - Good 16%
Rating 3 - Okay. 90 out of 1748 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 39 out of 1748 reviews
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 38 out of 1748 reviews
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4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
One of my best stays so far! Great hospitality with excellent room service. I will definitely be booking here again.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great hotel! I highly recommend!
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
The rooms were freezing, no room service, no minibar, and the restaurant downstairs doesn’t return calls to the room. For the price we paid we should’ve had better service. Do yourself a favor and go to the Virgin Hotel
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff great area great place to stay!
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Stayed 1 night in May 2021