The Drake Hotel

140 East Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611, Illinois, United StatesShow on map
Opened: 1920 From its beginning on New Year's Eve 1920 to today, The Drake Hotel has defined elegance and hospitality. Set in the prestigious Gold Coast neighborhood at the start of the Magnificent Mile, this iconic Chicago hotel is footsteps from Oak Street Beach and Lake Michigan.Relax at The Drake Hotel in one of 535 elegantly decorated guest rooms and 74 suites, including the Princess Diana Suite, which was graced by the Princess of Wales herself. Appreciate the amenities that include classic decor, plush bedding, marble bathrooms, and views of Lake Michigan and the city. The Executive Lounge on the top floor features amazing views, and Executive Level Guests will enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast, hot and cold beverages, and an honor bar with evening appetizers.Become a part of Chicago history. Relax with a cocktail in Coq Da??Or, one of the first establishments in Chicago to serve alcohol after the repeal of Prohibition. Enjoy a memorable dinner at Cape Cod, where Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe hand-carved their initials in the bar, or take afternoon tea at Palm Court, just as Queen Elizabeth II did in 1958.The Drake Hotel provides the perfect spaces for meetings and gatherings. Hold a meeting in the heart of Chicago in the sophisticated boardrooms, or host an elegant Windy City celebration in the Gold Coast and Grand Ballrooms. Write your own chapter of Chicago history at The Drake a?? one real Chicago moment at a time.Show More

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    • Guest User

      United States

      • Deluxe King Room
      • Stayed in October 2020
      • Couples
      • 4 Reviews
      5/ 5
      Perfect

      Very pleasant and clean...coming back! Staff very welcoming everything I needed was all In the vicinity. My boyfriend love the comfy beds and cleanliness.

      Posted November 29, 2020
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        • Queen Bed Or King Bed Room
        • Stayed in June 2020
        • Friends
        • 108 Reviews
        3/ 5

        Very average hotel

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        Posted July 3, 2020
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          Guest User

          United States

          • Run of House
          • Stayed in August 2018
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          • 1 Review
          4/ 5
          Very Good

          Hotel is very good, by the lake

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          Posted October 24, 2018
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          Hotel Policy

          Check-in and Check-out
          • Check-in from 15:00 to 23:00
          • Check-out before 12:00
          Child Policies
          Children are welcome at this hotel.
          Guests 13 years and over will be charged adult rates.

          Need to Know

          Important City Info
          Guests must provide a credit card when checking in. The hotel will pre-authorize your card and the pre-authorization will be released if there are no extra charges or damage to the room when checking out. Some hotels and room types have special policies, please check with the hotel for more information.

          Hotel Description

          • Opened: 1920
          • Renovated: 2010
          • Number of Rooms: 535
          From its beginning on New Year's Eve 1920 to today, The Drake Hotel has defined elegance and hospitality. Set in the prestigious Gold Coast neighborhood at the start of the Magnificent Mile, this iconic Chicago hotel is footsteps from Oak Street Beach and Lake Michigan.Relax at The Drake Hotel in one of 535 elegantly decorated guest rooms and 74 suites, including the Princess Diana Suite, which was graced by the Princess of Wales herself. Appreciate the amenities that include classic decor, plush bedding, marble bathrooms, and views of Lake Michigan and the city. The Executive Lounge on the top floor features amazing views, and Executive Level Guests will enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast, hot and cold beverages, and an honor bar with evening appetizers.Become a part of Chicago history. Relax with a cocktail in Coq Da??Or, one of the first establishments in Chicago to serve alcohol after the repeal of Prohibition. Enjoy a memorable dinner at Cape Cod, where Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe hand-carved their initials in the bar, or take afternoon tea at Palm Court, just as Queen Elizabeth II did in 1958.The Drake Hotel provides the perfect spaces for meetings and gatherings. Hold a meeting in the heart of Chicago in the sophisticated boardrooms, or host an elegant Windy City celebration in the Gold Coast and Grand Ballrooms. Write your own chapter of Chicago history at The Drake a?? one real Chicago moment at a time.

          Services & Amenities

              Restaurant
              Bar
              Gym
              Conference hall
          Transportation Services
          • Car rental
          Health & Wellness
          • Gym
          • Beauty salon
          Front Desk Services
          • Bellhops
          • Luggage storage
          • Front desk safe
          • Valet parking
          • Concierge service
          • Attraction ticket service
          • Wake-up call
          • Express check-in/check-out
          • Front desk (24 hours)
          • Door attendant
          Cleaning Services
          • Ironing service
          • Room cleaned: daily
          • Laundry service
          • Laundry service (off-site)
          Food & Drink
          • Restaurant
          • Café
          • Room service
          • Bar
          Other
          • Multilingual staff
          • Dry cleaning
          Public Area
          • Wi-Fi in designated areas
          • Mini shopping mall
          • Game room
          • Gift shop
          Business Services
          • Conference hall
          • Business center
          • Fax/copying service
          General
          • Heating
          • Elevator
          • Executive floor
          • ATM
          • Accessible rooms
          • Newspaper in lobby
          • Non-smoking public areas
          • All rooms non-smoking
          • Non-smoking floor
          • CCTV in public areas
          • Security alarm
          • Fire extinguisher
          • Smoke alarm
          Kid's Facilities
          • Childcare service
          • Kids’ playground

          Transport & Attractions

          Airports

          Midway International Airport

          About 28m from hotel by car

          21.7km

          O'Hare International Airport

          About 34m from hotel by car

          29.2km

          Railway Stations

          Millennium Station

          About 9m from hotel by car

          1.9km

          Clark And Lake (Orange Line)

          About 9m from hotel by car

          2.1km

          Metro Stations

          Chicago

          About 10m from hotel by foot

          770m

          Clark/Division

          About 13m from hotel by foot

          1km

          Areas

          Streeterville

          About 12m from hotel by foot

          930m

          Places of Interest

          Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa

          37m

          Body Rituals at The Westin

          70m

          Renew Spa

          108m

          900 North Michigan

          111m

          Tilt

          146m

          Richard Gray Gallery

          146m

          Mongerson Gallery

          146m

          Mario Tricoci

          155m

          John Hancock Center

          170m

          Best Chicago Barbers

          207m
          The Drake Hotel Frequently Asked Questions
          How much does it cost to stay at The Drake Hotel?
          Prices at The Drake Hotel are subject to change according to dates, hotel policy, and other factors. To view prices, please search for the dates you wish to stay at the hotel.
          What is the closest airport to The Drake Hotel?
          The closest airport is Midway International Airport. It is 21.7km from the hotel and approximately a 28minutes journey by taxi.
          What are the check-in and check-out times at The Drake Hotel?
          The check-in time is from 15:00 to 23:00 and the check-out time is before 12:00.
          Does The Drake Hotel provide airport transfer services?
          No, the The Drake Hotel doesn't provide airport transfer services.
          What amenities and services does The Drake Hotel have?
          The Drake Hotel has the following amenities and services: Wi-Fi in designated areas, Restaurant, Café.
          Does The Drake Hotel have a swimming pool?
          No, The Drake Hotel doesn't have a pool.
          Does The Drake Hotel have fitness amenities?
          Yes, The Drake Hotel has fitness amenities.
          Does The Drake Hotel provide free Wi-Fi?
          Please view the amenity list on the hotel page.
          Does The Drake Hotel have non-smoking rooms?
          Yes, The Drake Hotel has non-smoking rooms. Please view the hotel listing for details.
          Does The Drake Hotel provide breakfast?
          Yes, The Drake Hotel provides breakfast.
          Does The Drake Hotel have a restaurant?
          Yes, guests can eat at: Restaurant, Café.
          Is parking available at The Drake Hotel?
          Yes, parking is available at The Drake Hotel.
          Does The Drake Hotel have children's amenities?
          The Drake Hotel has the following children's amenities: Childcare service, Kids’ playground.
          Where is The Drake Hotel?
          The hotel address is 140 East Walton Place. The hotel is 2.51 km from the city center.
          Is The Drake Hotel close to transport stations?
          The closest station is Chicago. It is 770m from the hotel. View On Map
          Is The Drake Hotel nearby popular attractions?
          The Drake Hotel is near the following attractions: Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa(Approximately 37m), Body Rituals at The Westin(Approximately 70m), Renew Spa(Approximately 108m).
          Does The Drake Hotel have hot springs?
          No, The Drake Hotel doesn't have hot springs.
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