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Room type What's included Nightly price per room Book
Room, Lake View
380 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Other room types
Room, 1 King Bed, City View
Room with view
380 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, City View
Room with view
380 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Club Room, 1 King Bed, Lake View
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Lakeside Suite
1,000 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Water Tower Suite
Room with view
600 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Executive Suite, Michigan Avenue View
Room with view
560 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Club Room, 1 King Bed, City View
Room with view
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 2 Double Beds, City View
Room with view
380 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Club Suite, 1 Bedroom, Lakeside (Lounge Access)
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Club Room, 2 Double Beds
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom (Lounge Access)
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Elegant Chicago property atop Water Tower Place

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Business center
Laundry facilities

On Magnificent Mile

Centrally located in Chicago, this elegant hotel sits atop Water Tower Place, near the shops on the Magnificent Mile and the Hancock Observatory.

The Ritz-Carlton Chicago has two restaurants, an indoor pool, and sun deck with city views.

City views

Guestrooms at this Ritz-Carlton, Chicago offer city or lake views and smart TVs with Netflix and DVD players; bathrooms include marble vanities and large soaking tubs.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago features a rooftop bar and an Italian steakhouse. The fitness center provides exercise equipment, fitness classes, and personal trainers. The Carlton Club offers an indoor pool and spa tub; the adjoining sun deck features views of the city and lake.

The 24-hour business center includes complimentary Internet access and computers available for guest use. Children receive a toy and cookies upon arrival.

The property is pet-friendly and smoke-free. Fines apply for smoke-free violations.

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • Children's club
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Electric car charging station
  • Meeting rooms 13
  • Restaurant
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Children's club (free)
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 434
  • Number of floors - 15
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas:

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago offers 434 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Smart televisions come with premium cable channels, pay movies, and Netflix. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Smart TV
  • In-room safe
  • Netflix
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Cable TV service
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Pay movies
  • Down comforter

Where to Eat

Torali, Italian-Steak - The new Italian concept located on the 12th floor of the Ritz-Carlton Chicago, is modern in approach and Italian in spirit. Featuring a contemporary, chef-driven menu curated by Chef Gregory Elliot. Menu highlights include fresh pastas made in-house daily, prime and dry-aged meats, wild fish and seafood, and celebrated Italian classics with an elevated twist. The Old World inspired beverage program at the adjacent Torali Bar features both local and authentic Italian spirits and original cocktails, innovative house made infusions, limoncello, beer, and wine to complement the dining experience. Venture past Torali Bar to the Rooftop at Torali for light, shareable plates, and breathtaking views of the city.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Spa Services

High above Michigan Avenue, The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Chicago offers facial and body treatments. Massages, manicures, and pedicures provide additional relaxation options.

  • Minimum age to access spa is 0
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

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 4 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving after hours will have to wait until the next morning to check in.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 40 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay
  • Up to 25 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.

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

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 48.00 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 71.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Chicago Four Seasons Hotel
  • Chicago Ritz-Carlton
  • Four Seasons Hotel Chicago Ritz-Carlton
  • Ritz-Carlton Chicago
  • Ritz-Carlton Chicago Four Seasons
  • Ritz-Carlton Chicago Four Seasons Hotel
  • Ritz-Carlton Four Seasons
  • Ritz-Carlton Four Seasons Hotel
  • Ritz-Carlton Chicago Hotel
  • The Ritz-Carlton Chicago (a Four Seasons Hotel) Hotel Chicago
  • The Ritz-Carlton Chicago (a 4 Seasons Hotel)
  • Ritz Chicago

We should mention

Pool access available from 5:30 AM to 10 PM.

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.

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