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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.
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.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
The Whitehall Hotel
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. The hotel offers room service (limited hours).
The Whitehall Hotel is a smoke-free property. Valet parking is only offered for standard-size vehicles with a clearance of less than 6.5 feet. Oversize vehicles, taller vehicles, vehicles with bike racks or luggage carriers and motorcycles must be self-parked at guest's expense.
- Express check-in
- Luggage storage
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Fitness facilities
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Concierge services
- 24-hour front desk
- Business center
- Year Built 1927
- Total number of rooms - 222
- One meeting room
- Number of floors - 21
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Free wired Internet
- Computer station
- Smoke-free property
- Free newspapers in lobby
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
- Room service (limited hours)
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Free weekday newspaper
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Designer toiletries
- Shower/tub combination
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Satellite TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Free wired Internet
- Number of bathrooms -
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
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.
Start your morning with a full breakfast, available each day from 7 AM to 11 AM for a surcharge. You can order up room service during limited hours.
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.
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Sailing nearby
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
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 30 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of USD 30.00 per night
- Dogs only
- 2 per room (up to 30 lb)
- Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
- Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
- Breakfast fee: between USD 16 and USD 99 per person (approximately)
- Self parking fee: USD 46.00 per night
- Valet parking fee: USD 65.00 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet deposit: USD 30.00 per night
- Pet fee: USD 30 per pet, per night
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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.