Welcome to One of the Best Downtown Chicago Hotels The Windy City is a bustling metropolis filled with people, attractions, eateries, shops and successful businesses. There are many exciting things to experience, and the best way to enjoy it all is to stay in the heart of downtown. At the Crowne Plaza? Chicago – Metro hotel, major companies are at your fingertips, including PepsiCo, Harpo Studios and financial institutions headquartered in downtown Chicago. Our hotel's also near the University of Illinois Chicago and Willis Tower (formerly Sears). If you need to host an event, you'll appreciate that we're considered 'The Place to Meet' thanks to 8,000 square feet of space, Crowne Meetings Director and 24-hour Business Center. If you're on vacation, get ready for an exciting trip. Whether you're here to shop on the Magnificent Mile, enjoy Navy Pier or see a Chicago Bulls game at the United Center, our hotel is the ideal place to stay. The culinary scene is incredible here, so be sure to enjoy the city's top restaurants, including our own! No matter what brings you here, whether it's a meeting or a visit with loved ones, we're sure our hotel can make your trip even better with outstanding service and amenities such as a Fitness Center and our acclaimed restaurants Dine and MetroKlub. Make your reservations today to enjoy one of the best Chicago hotels.