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4.6 of 5 guest rating
Room type What's included Nightly price per room Book
Superior Room (2 Full Size Beds Floors 6-32)
Room with view
355 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Classic Room (Floors 6-10)
Room with view
355 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite
Room with view
506 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, Corner (Prestige)
Room with view
700 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Superior Room (Floors 11-21)
Room with view
355 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Luxury Room, City View (Floors 22-32)
Room with view
355 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite
Room with view
506 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
Prism-shaped hotel near Rush and Oak streets

Expedia Insiders Select™ Winner 2015

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour business center
Smoke-free property
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Close to nightlife

Located 1 block from Rush Street nightclubs, Oak Street shopping, and the Magnificent Mile, this 32-story Gold Coast hotel is 2 blocks from the John Hancock Center.

Free WiFi

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the lobby and meeting spaces.

Plush bedding

All 415 guestrooms at the Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile offer feather mattresses and duvets, evening turndown service, free basic WiFi (faster speeds available for a fee), and marble bathrooms with separate glass showers.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile

20 E Chestnut St, Chicago, IL 60611

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Meeting and event space totals 10,000 square feet (929 square meters) and includes a ballroom with angled, floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the John Hancock Center. Audiovisual equipment, event catering, and complimentary wireless Internet access are available. 2 complimentary business centers provide printing, faxing, copying, and scanning.

The hotel's restaurant serves contemporary French cuisine, and a stylish lounge has a steel-topped bar and fireside seating.

Guests can use a 24-hour on-site fitness center, and Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile provides discounted access to a nearby fitness center with an indoor lap pool, steam rooms, personal trainers, and exercise classes.

  • Library
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms 2
  • Year Built 2002
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Concierge services
  • Total number of rooms - 415
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Number of floors - 32
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

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

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile offers 415 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch LCD televisions come with pay movies. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Chicago hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. 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.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Free WiFi
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Premium bedding
  • Pay movies
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Where to Eat

Café des Architectes - Light streams in through angled windows facing a seasonal terrace from this contemporary French restaurant. The bar has white-leather and chrome barstools, and the dining room features opaque glass tables paired with black-leather or upholstered chairs. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Le Bar - A fiber-optic ceiling mimics twinkling stars in this cocktail lounge with a steel-topped bar and a library-style sitting area with fireplace. Serving an extensive selection of wines and champagnes, as well as specialty martinis and appetizers. Open from mid-afternoon until late night.

Nearby Things to Do

The 24-hour fitness center at Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile offers treadmills, stationary bicycles, free weights, and weight-training machines. Guests also receive discounted access to a nearby health club providing an indoor lap pool, basketball court, indoor running track, and fitness classes.

The hotel is 5 blocks from Lake Michigan, where guests can walk, jog, or bike along a 20-mile lakefront path. Oak Street Beach, a half-mile away, is popular for sunbathing and swimming in the summer. Within 5 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-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets stay free
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room (up to 30 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.

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 $1 prior to your arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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 125.00 per night
  • Resort fee: USD 14.09 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls

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 25.00 and USD 40.00 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 72.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 200.00 per stay

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

Hotel Names

  • 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
  • Sofitel Water Tower Hotel Chicago
  • Sofitel Chicago Water Tower Hotel
  • Sofitel Water Tower Hotel
  • Sofitel Water Tower
  • Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel
  • Sofitel Hotel

We should mention

Up to 3 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.

Awards & 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.

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