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Overview of The Peninsula Chicago

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4.9 / 5Exceptional
1,420 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning

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Highlights

Popular LocationWater Tower Place4 min walk
Popular LocationJohn Hancock Center5 min walk
RestaurantGiordano's1 min walk
RestaurantRosebud on Rush1 min walk
AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)35 min drive

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  • Superior Room

    Room amenities

    • 527 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 527 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Grand Deluxe, Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Executive Suite

    Room amenities

    • 797 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 883 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Junior Suite

    Room amenities

    • 840 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Grand Deluxe, Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 560 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Premier Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Premier Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Deluxe Suite, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Premier Suite

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Grand Deluxe, Suite

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Chicago

Located near the beach, The Peninsula Chicago is in Chicago's Near North Side neighborhood, an area with great shopping. John Hancock Center and Chicago Riverwalk are notable landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Water Tower Place and Michigan Avenue. Traveling with kids? Don't miss Navy Pier and Lincoln Park Zoo. Kayaking and sailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with mountain biking and hiking/biking trails nearby.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Water Tower Place - 4 min walk
  • John Hancock Center - 5 min walk
  • Chicago Riverwalk - 10 min walk
  • House of Blues Chicago - 15 min walk
  • Chicago Theatre - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Chicago Station (Red Line) - 5 min walk
  • Millennium Station - 17 min walk
  • Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 35 min drive

Restaurants

  • Shanghai Terrace — 1 min walk
  • The Lobby — 1 min walk
  • Giordano's - 1 min walk
  • Rosebud on Rush - 1 min walk
  • Silver Spoon Thai Restaurant - 1 min walk
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About this property

The Peninsula Chicago

Family-friendly Chicago hotel in Near North Side, walk to Water Tower Place
Along with 3 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has a full-service spa and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, a health club, and a bar/lounge. All 339 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, LED TVs with cable channels, and comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Guests will also find iPod docks, dining areas, and sitting areas.
The Peninsula Chicago offers 339 accommodations with iPod docking stations and DVD players. Accommodations offer separate dining areas. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 55-inch LED televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Coffee/tea makers and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; local, long-distance, and international calls are all complimentary (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
The Peninsula Spa has 8 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and Thai massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy.
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Awards and affiliations

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

  • The Peninsula Chicago is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

Valet parking: USD 72.00 per night
Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
Limo/town car service

Food and drink

Full breakfast available for a fee daily: USD 20-80 per person
3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
1 bar
24-hour room service
Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

24-hour fitness center
Aerobics classes
Full-service spa
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Pilates classes
Sauna
Shopping
Spa tub
Steam room
Yoga classes

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Dry cleaning service
DVD player
Free cribs/infant beds
Indoor pool
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Separate dining area

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Ballroom
Elevator
Free newspapers in lobby
Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter/bellhop
Turndown service
Wedding services

Languages spoken

Chinese
English
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

Business services

Business center
Meeting rooms

Outdoors

Rooftop terrace

Spa

8 treatment rooms
Aromatherapy
Ayurvedic treatments
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Couples treatment room(s)
Facials
Hydrotherapy
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage - hot stone
Massage - prenatal
Massage - Swedish
Massage - Thai
Massage/treatment rooms
Reflexology

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Assistive listening devices available
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Free cribs/infant beds
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Pillow-top mattress
Premium bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hair dryer
Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

55-inch LED TV
Cable channels
DVD player
iPod dock
Pay movies
Premium channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Dining room
Free bottled water
Minibar

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free international calls
Free local calls
Free long-distance calls
Free newspapers
In-room massage
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Laptop-compatible safe
Phone
Separate sitting area
Slippers
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from 22 January to 08 February:
  • Swimming pool

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100.00 per pet, per stay
Dogs and cats only
2 per room (up to 30 lbs)
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 35.0 per day
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

American Express
Diners Club
Discover
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

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 20 and USD 80 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 72.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100.00 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 35.0 per day

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.

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
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Chicago Peninsula
Peninsula Chicago Hotel
Peninsula Chicago
Peninsula Hotel
Peninsula Hotel Chicago
The Peninsula Chicago Hotel Chicago
The Peninsula Chicago Hotel
The Peninsula Chicago Chicago
The Peninsula Chicago Hotel Chicago

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Peninsula Chicago and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Peninsula Chicago offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Peninsula Chicago cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Peninsula Chicago have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool and an outdoor pool.
Is The Peninsula Chicago pet-friendly?
Yes, The Peninsula Chicago allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 30 lbs per pet. There's a fee of USD 100.00 per pet, per stay.
How much is parking at this property?
Valet parking is available for USD 72.00 per night.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–midnight.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at noon.
Does this property provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is The Peninsula Chicago located?
This family-friendly Chicago hotel is located in the historical district, just steps from Chicago Water Tower and Michigan Avenue. Water Tower Place and State Street are also within 5 minutes. Chicago Station (Red Line) is only a 5-minute walk and Grand Station (Red Line) is 8 minutes.

Guest reviews

4.9
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
1,284
4 - Good
94
3 - Okay
24
2 - Mediocre
10
1 - Poor
8
4.9
Cleanliness
4.9
Service and Staff
4.9
Amenities
4.9
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
  • Disliked: Staff & service

FLEW IN FROM MAINE TO CELEBRATE MY 45TH BIRTHDAY WITH FAMILY THAT LIVES IN CHICAGO, POOL STAFF WAS SO RUDE ACCUSED MY 14 YR. OLD NEPHEW OF LIEN ABOUT HIS AGE, MADE ALL OF US FEEL UNCOMFORTABLE AND WENT BACK AND STAY IN MY ROOM MY HUSBAND AND I CHOICE TO STAY FOR THE NIGHT. I EVEN NOTIFIED THE HOTEL ONE WEEK BEFORE OUR STAY THAT I WOULD HAVE FAMILY VISITING, FELT VERY DISCRIMINATED. ONE VALENT MAN ASKED IF WE WERE SURE WE HAD THE RIGHT HOTEL! MIND YOU, MY HUSBAND DAUGHTER AND SON WENT TO THE HOTEL THE DAY BEFORE CHECK IN TO SEE ABOUT DECORATING OUR ROOM. SO YES! WE WERE SURE WE WERE AT THE RIGHT HOTEL!

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Professional staff...excellent service ...quality atmosphere.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Beautiful, elegant beautiful hotel ! Top service and comfort

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

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    Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020