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Located in Gold Coast, The Whitehall Hotel is adjacent to John Hancock Center and within a 5-minute walk of other popular sights like Chicago Water Tower. This 4-star hotel has 222 rooms and welcomes guests with 2 restaurants, free in-room WiFi, and a fitness center. It's in central Chicago and also close to Millennium Park and Art Institute of Chicago.
Enjoy dining at Meis Corner, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge. Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee.
All of The Whitehall Hotel's 222 air-conditioned rooms provide minibars, free local calls, and safes. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and wired Internet, plus flat-screen TVs with cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and beds are dressed in Egyptian cotton sheets. Ironing boards and desks are other standard amenities.
At The Whitehall Hotel, guests have access to a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room. Valet parking is offered for USD 65.00 per night. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this boutique hotel include a business center, coffee/tea in a common area, and a computer station.
- Walking distance to John Hancock Center and Chicago Water Tower
- Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
- Onsite dining
- Fitness center
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.
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Total number of rooms - 222
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 21
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Year Built 1927
- Business center
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Computer station
- Luggage storage
- One meeting room
- Express check-in
- Laundry facilities
- Concierge services
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)
The Whitehall Hotel offers 222 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.
- Room service (limited hours)
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Designer toiletries
- Shower/tub combination
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
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.
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.
- Sailing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails 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 ends at 5:30 AM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.00 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 30 per pet, per day, plus a deposit of USD 30.00 per day
- Up to 20 lb
- Specific rooms only
- 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 65 per night
- Valet parking fee: USD 65.00 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet deposit: USD 30.00 per day
- Pet fee: USD 30 per pet, per day
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 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. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.