$219 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jun 7, 2015 Check-out: Jun 8, 2015

The Silversmith Hotel Chicago

3 stars
View map of 10 South Wabash Avenue,, Chicago, IL 60603

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.3
out of 5
264 reviews
Great Place

Trendy hotel downtown. Spacious rooms for the price. See full review

  • Jordan L.
  • Apr 27, 2015
Great Business stay

Great location for my work at macy's State street. Close to train and restaurants. See full review

  • Michele S.
  • Apr 26, 2015
Landmark in the Loop near attractions and shopping
It's only fitting that this historic hotel is just a few blocks from Jewelers Row given its name and former purpose. In the 1890s, its tenants worked in the jewelry and silver trade. Today, landmark elements -- a cast iron staircase, terra cotta touches -- give the Silversmith Hotel Chicago a unique architectural identity. Ideally situated near the Magnificent Mile and Millennium Park, the Silversmith Hotel Chicago appeals to budget-minded travelers seeking quick access to Chicago's most popular attractions.
Highlights
  • One block to the Magnificent Mile, Millennium Park and State Street shopping
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Free high-speed Internet access throughout the hotel
  • Dining at Ada's Deli & Restaurant and cocktails at the 14 Karat Lounge
  • Historic, independent hotel with Arts and Crafts style
Rooms

Rooms and suites at the Silversmith Hotel Chicago serve their purpose, providing comfortable beds and a place to freshen up in between sightseeing excursions. The hotel’s 12-foot ceilings add dimension, while 10-foot picture windows view the city and the El. Wood headboards, desks and Prairie-style lamps complete the casual look. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the property.

Features
Intimate and under the radar, the Silversmith Hotel Chicago does not fit the trendy boutique mold, but guests will appreciate its location. No less than a dozen attractions are within walking distance, including the theater district, Jewelers Row, State Street, Grant Park and Millennium Park.
Transportation
  • O'Hare International Airport (15.8 mi/25.4 km)
  • Chicago Midway Airport (9.2 mi/17.8 km)
  • Blue Line (Monroe/Dearborn to O'Hare) (0.2 mi/0.3 km)
  • Orange Line (Madison/Wabash to Midway) (0.1 mi/0.1 km)
  • McCormick Place Convention Center (2.1 mi/3.5 km)

Attractions
  • Jewelers Row (0.1 mi/0.1 km)
  • The Art Institute of Chicago (0.1 mi/0.1 km)
  • Millennium Park (0.3 mi/0.4 km)
  • Grant Park (0.4 mi/0.6 km)
  • State Street (0.6 mi/0.9 km)
  • Field Museum (1.2 mi/1.9 km)
  • Shedd Aquarium (1.2 mi/1.9 km)
  • Adler Planetarium (1.5 mi/2.3 km)
Business
  • Executive boardroom hosts up to 12 guests
  • Chicago Landmark Room hosts up to 120 guests
  • Presentation equipment available, including 34-mm slide projector, flip chart and markers, LCD projector, microphone, VCR, overhead projector, modem lines and white boards
  • Business center
  • Free high-speed Internet access available throughout the Silversmith Hotel Chicago

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The Silversmith Hotel Chicago Rooms

Deluxe King
1 king bed. 300 square feet. Premium bedding. Desk. In-room safe. Complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. Cable television service. Premium television channel(s). Pay movies. Video-game console. Phone. Voice mail. CD player. Clock radio. Refrigerator. Coffee/tea maker. Shower/tub combination. Makeup/shaving mirror. Bathroom phone. Designer toiletries. Hair dryer. Iron/ironing board. Complimentary newspaper. Blackout drapes/curtains. Welcome amenities. Electronic check-out. Air conditioning. Climate control.
Premium King
1 king bed. 400 square feet. Premium bedding. Desk. In-room safe. Adjoining living area with sofa and luxury amenities. Complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. Cable television service. Premium television channel(s). Pay movies. Video-game console. Phone. Voice mail. CD player. Clock radio. Refrigerator. Coffee/tea maker. Shower/tub combination. Makeup/shaving mirror. Bathroom phone. Designer toiletries. Hair dryer. Iron/ironing board. Complimentary newspaper. Blackout drapes/curtains. Welcome amenities. Electronic check-out. Air conditioning. Climate control.
Deluxe Double
Two double beds. 300 square feet. Complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. Television - Cable/satellite TV. On-Demand movies. Multi-port telephone. Voice mail. Wake-up calls. Complimentary newspaper. CD player. Clock radio. In-room safe. Refrigerator. Coffeemaker. Bathroom telephone. Air conditioning. Climate control.
Premium Double
Two double beds. Sofabed. 600 square feet. Separate living area perfect for families. Desk. Complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. Television - Cable/satellite TV. On-Demand movies. Data ports. Telephone. Voice mail. Wake-up calls. Complimentary newspaper. CD player. Clock radio. In-room safe. Refrigerator. Iron/ironing board. Coffee/tea maker. Bathrobes. Hair dryer. Shower/ tub combination. Bathroom telephone. Air conditioning. Climate control.

Amenities

  • WiFi
General
Concierge
Elevators
Activities
Fitness center or spa
Fitness Center
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
24 hour room service
Room service
Services
Business center
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

Nearby points of interest

  • State Street: 0.1 mi
  • Bank of America Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Shubert Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Crown Fountain: 0.2 mi
  • Macys: 0.2 mi
  • Symphony Center: 0.2 mi
  • Chicago Cultural Center: 0.2 mi
  • Chicago Architecture Foundation: 0.2 mi
  • Cloud Gate: 0.2 mi
  • Art Institute of Chicago: 0.2 mi
  • Oriental Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Chicago Theater: 0.3 mi
  • Goodman Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Pritzker Pavilion: 0.3 mi
  • City Hall: 0.3 mi
  • State Street: 0.1 mi
  • Bank of America Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Shubert Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Crown Fountain: 0.2 mi
  • Macys: 0.2 mi
  • Symphony Center: 0.2 mi
  • Chicago Cultural Center: 0.2 mi
  • Chicago Architecture Foundation: 0.2 mi
  • Cloud Gate: 0.2 mi
  • Art Institute of Chicago: 0.2 mi
  • Oriental Theatre: 0.2 mi
  • Chicago Theater: 0.3 mi
  • Goodman Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Pritzker Pavilion: 0.3 mi
  • City Hall: 0.3 mi
  • Harold Washington College: 0.3 mi
  • Harris Theater: 0.3 mi
  • Cadillac Palace Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • Harold Washington Library: 0.4 mi
  • Prudential Plaza: 0.4 mi
  • Chicago Board of Trade: 0.4 mi
  • Auditorium Building: 0.4 mi
  • Marina City: 0.5 mi
  • Willis Tower (Sears Tower): 0.5 mi
  • Museum of Broadcast Communications: 0.5 mi
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange: 0.5 mi
  • Opera House: 0.5 mi
  • Yacht Club: 0.6 mi
  • Buckingham Fountain: 0.6 mi
  • Printers Square: 0.6 mi
  • Wrigley Building: 0.6 mi
  • Merchandise Mart: 0.6 mi
  • Tribune Tower: 0.6 mi
  • North Michigan Avenue: 0.7 mi
  • Union Station: 0.7 mi
  • Grant Park: 0.7 mi
  • Chicago - Mag Mile - Wacker Dr: 0.8 mi
  • Terra Museum of American Art: 0.9 mi
  • Holy Name Cathedral: 1 mi
  • Lake Point Tower: 1 mi
  • Seneca Park: 1.1 mi
  • Children Museum: 1.1 mi
  • Museum of Contemporary Art: 1.1 mi
  • Lake Shore Park: 1.2 mi
  • Field Museum of Natural History: 1.2 mi

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
When planning Chicago corporate outings or searching for a Chicago conference center, rely on The Silversmith Hotel to provide the perfect space to host successful and productive meetings and conventions, accommodating from 12 persons in our Executive Boardroom to 120 guests reception-style in our Chicago/Landmark room. Our Chicago corporate event planner is at your service to coordinate flawless events utilizing our extensive array of resources including innovative features in our three meetings rooms and business center. Our three onsite Sales & Meeting Professionals are prepared to design seamless events, accommodating your attendees for corporate conventions, company retreats, business meetings and banquets with attentive service and delectable menu options.

Dining

Adamus Lounge
Adamus is the energetic new lounge providing specialty cocktails and spirited libations handcrafted by experienced and entertaining mixologists. A lively ambience presents the perfect backdrop to sip aperitifs or nightcaps, while the contemporary bar, effervescent with illuminating design elements, provokes electrifying liaisons and promises a buzzworthy destination for the mingling crowd. Our sleek new venue features contemporary American cuisine using fresh, local ingredients. With a welcoming and vibrant feel, Adamus will be the place to grab a seat at one of our communal tables and soak in the energetic Chicago vibes. Whether you're in the mood for a delicious meal complimented by a fine bottle from our wine list or just a hearty snack and a few handcrafted cocktails, our innovative dining concept will hit the spot.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
3:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for The Silversmith Hotel Chicago

Overall score

4.3 / 5
5.01.0
264 out of 264
Amenities:
3.9
Cleanliness:
4.7
Hotel staff:
4.6
Comfort:
4.5
Location:
4.7
Value:
4.4

94% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of The Silversmith Hotel Chicago

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Jordan L.
Business
Sheffield
Apr 27, 2015

Great Place

Trendy hotel downtown. Spacious rooms for the price.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Silversmith Hotel Chicago

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Michele S.
Business
N/A
Apr 26, 2015

Great Business stay

Great location for my work at macy's State street. Close to train and restaurants.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Silversmith Hotel Chicago

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Nissa P.
Business
Brooklyn
Apr 12, 2015

Excellent location and space!

You can't go wrong with this hotel. It's inexpensive, well kept and is situated in a great location. It was easily accessible to many of the main attractions in Chicago. I really enjoyed my stay!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Tim
Business
N/A
Apr 6, 2015

A jewel tucked away in downtown Chicago

The Silversmith is a boutique hotel hidden in a superbly located downtown Chicago area. We were there for just one night, but already used many of the advantages of the hotel's excellent location. A short walk to the Art Institute and many eateries near it are just some of the examples. I particularly liked the gym/exercise area. While it doesn't have many different machines, it covers the basic needs with 4 running and 2 ellipse exercises machines, free weights, 6 medicine balls of different weights, a stability ball and a yoga mat. The place is airy and open, with huge windows onto Wabash with the El passing by every now and then.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Patricka
Business
West Lafayette
Mar 17, 2015

Great Hotel, but CTA Noise!

The Hotel is clean, room is spacious and staff is exemplary! The main issue is the outside noise, located right next to the CTA stop you can hear the train passing all the time.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Silversmith Hotel Chicago

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Brent
Business
N/A
Feb 4, 2015

Great stay!

I really enjoyed the Silversmith. Friendly staff and a great place to stay!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
vannyt22
Business
San Diego
Jan 7, 2015

Great hotel and great location!

This hotel was great! Central location with easy access to subways and walking distance to just about everything. Nice clean rooms. Staff was super great and always helpful with directions. Overall great value. Would highly recommend!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Silversmith Hotel Chicago

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
extractor
Business
N/A
Jan 6, 2015

Lives up to the hype.

Rarely do things in life live up to the hype.....but the Silversmith Hotel is a rare exception. After reading the positive reviews, I decided to book a night at the Silversmith versus one of the more well known branded hotels. I could not have been any happier. The room was extremely clean, well appointed, and exceptionally large!! The hotel staff was very courteous, friendly, and conscientious. It was a first class experience all around.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Silversmith Hotel Chicago

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
katie
Business
N/A
Dec 29, 2014

Great location and price

Perfectly located for dining, shopping and viewing the Macy's windows! Hotel looks brand new and the towels are the softest I've ever used!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Silversmith Hotel Chicago

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
The Big RM
Business
Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Dec 10, 2014

Excellent choice for first time visitors

This was our first visit to Chicago and we were delighted with the location. We like to explore on foot, and it was the perfect position for walking to Magnificent Mile and River North, plus the nearby Metro stops allowed us to explore further afield and it was only a $10 taxi ride to Old Town. We also took full advantage of being just a block away from Macy's! The front desk staff were courteous and helpful, as were the staff who brought us room service. (Very tasty breakfasts by the way!) One day housekeeping forgot to leave towels, but we had new ones within five minutes of making a call to Reception so it was really no bother. Overall, an excellent choice - we really hope to return!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Try Topo Gigio - a great neighbourhood Italian in Old Town, recommended to us by locals. Fantastic staff and food, and a great atmosphere, and it's only a short cab ride away.

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