Room type

Standard Room, 1 King or 1 Queen Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Room, 2 Double Beds (Pinnacle)

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Junior Suite

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Room, 1 King Bed (Pinnacle)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)


Get an overview of this hotelMichigan Ave. Shopping and Rush Street Nightlife

Near shopping

Built in 1927, this Chicago hotel is one block from Michigan Avenue shopping and Rush Street restaurants and nightlife; Lake Michigan is within five blocks.

Wine shop, complimentary wireless

The Whitehall Hotel offers a quiet tea room, an elegant restaurant and lounge, a small wine shop, and complimentary wireless Internet access in its meeting rooms and public areas.

European style

All 222 guestrooms at this downtown Chicago hotel provide restored antique furnishings, crown moldings, carved headboards, bathrobes, premium bedding, marble countertops, and high-speed Internet access. All rooms have flat-screen TVs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Whitehall Hotel is less than 2 blocks from Rush Street and Michigan Avenue. A restaurant and lounge, a wine shop, and a fitness center are on site. The business center provides computers, printing, faxing, copying, and electronic shredding services (surcharge).

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout public areas. Guestrooms offer complimentary WiFi, with higher speeds available for purchase. The hotel offers room service (limited hours).

The Whitehall Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of floors - 21 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 222 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Year Built 1927 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired internet access ( 9.95 USD per day )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( 9.95 USD per day )


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Fornetto Mei Restaurant - Sophisticated bistro serves Italian and Formosan-Taiwanese cuisine in an elegant room warmed by a wood-burning oven. Seating is available in an indoor light-filled atrium area. Specialties include thin-crust pizzas and handmade dumplings. Lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch.

Whitehall Place Lounge - Renowned gathering spot for Chicago's movers and shakers, the original Whitehall Club was among the first to serve alcohol after the repeal of Prohibition. Bar features 200 specialty martinis, 40 different wines by the glass, and a selection of single malt whiskies, port, Madeira, and sherry.

Fornetto Mei Little Wine Shoppe - A tiny wine shop in the restaurant offers a selection of wines for purchase.

Mei's Corner - Mei means beautiful in Mandarin and sets the tone for this unique Asian dining experience. Using only the freshest and finest ingredients, Mei's Corner delivers authentic Mandarin, Szechuan and Taiwanese delicacies that are all made to order.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel has a fitness room with an array of treadmills, ellipticals, stairmasters, and other cardiov machines. The fitness room also offers free weights, water, towels, and TVs.

The Whitehall is 3.5 blocks from a path along Lake Michigan which is popular for running, biking, and skating. The Marovitz public golf course, four miles from the hotel, offers a challenging and scenic golf experience overlooking the lake.

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

  • Sailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 20

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Pet deposit: USD 20.00 per night
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 16 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: USD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 65 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 65.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 30 per pet, per day
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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