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Located in Streeterville, Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile is within a 10-minute walk of popular sights such as Tribune Tower and Wrigley Building. This 455-room, 4-star hotel has 2 restaurants along with conveniences like an indoor pool and a fitness center. Centrally located in Chicago, the hotel is also a short walk from John Hancock Center and Chicago Children's Museum.


Free cooked-to-order breakfast is included with your stay. This hotel is home to 2 onsite restaurants, perfect for a quick bite to eat. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café.


All 455 recently renovated accommodations feature living rooms. Guests can expect to find WiFi and 32-inch LCD TVs with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include sofa beds, microwaves, and refrigerators.

Property features

At Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, guests enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna. Parking is available for USD 37.00 per night (USD 63.00 per day for valet parking), and there's also limo/town car service. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include WiFi in public areas, 17 meeting rooms, and a business center.


  • Walking distance to John Hancock Center and Tribune Tower
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast
  • Onsite dining
  • Indoor pool

Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

511 North Columbus Drive Chicago IL 60611

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown - Magnificent Mile is two blocks from the shops lining the famed Magnificent Mile and a half-mile from the businesses of the Loop. Without stepping outdoors, guests can walk to a multiplex theater, spa, and drugstore next door.

Favored among guests is the complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast, served daily to the music of an electronic baby-grand piano.

A lobby kiosk allows check-in at both the hotel and one of many airlines; the kiosk issues boarding passes. A gift shop sells sundries, gifts, cards, and Chicago sports-team clothing. The hotel provides accessibility equipment for the deaf, braille or raised signage, and handicapped parking.

This is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 17 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 17 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 455 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2001 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 9.95 per night )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 9.95 per night )


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile offers 455 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Accommodations offer separate living rooms and include sofa beds. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

In-room wireless high-speed Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in June 2015.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Desk 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room safe 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate living room 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Embassy Suites hosts complimentary cooked to order breakfast each morning.

Bellwether - A trendsetting restaurant with exceptional service and ambiance. Serving modern American cuisine with an international flair. Daily specials and late night dining available. Three 150-inch TV screens stream sports or late night music videos.

511 North - Room service menu for lunch and dinner includes sandwiches, pizza, ribs, and chicken. Children's menu available.

Nearby Things to Do

The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown-Magnificent Mile hotel has an indoor lap pool and sauna on the lobby level. A fitness room is equipped with treadmills, weight machine, elliptical machines, and stair machines.

About three blocks from the hotel is Chicago's 20-mile lakefront path, where bikes and in-line skates may be rented at several locations. Beach volleyball courts are available during summer months.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at midnight


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service dogs only)

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.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 37.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 63.00 per day (in/out privileges)
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

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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