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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 299

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 339
Cheapest month to stay with an average 78% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 73% rise in price.
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Kimpton Gray Hotel - Chicago - Bar
Kimpton Gray Hotel
8.4 Very good
DowntownC$ 444+
C$ 444+
Pet friendly
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Chicago - Chicago - Bedroom
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Chicago
8.9 Very good
DowntownC$ 394+
C$ 394+
Sheraton Grand Chicago
7.9 Good
DowntownC$ 447+
C$ 447+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago
8.2 Very good
DowntownC$ 412+
C$ 412+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Congress Plaza Hotel
7.1 Good
DowntownC$ 227+
C$ 227+
Free Wi-Fi
JW Marriott Chicago
8.4 Very good
DowntownC$ 544+
C$ 544+
W Chicago - City Center
7.2 Good
DowntownC$ 413+
C$ 413+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Ambassador Chicago
8.2 Very good
Near North SideC$ 269+
C$ 269+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Chicago hotels near Magnificent Mile

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How much is a Chicago hotel?

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When to book a hotel in Chicago

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Top tips for finding Chicago hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Chicago, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Chicago in December and July.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Chicago if you stay on a Tuesday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Chicago accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Chicago found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 103, while the most expensive was C$ 719.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Chicago for 2 days.
  • If you'd like to experience Chicago’s nightlife during your stay in the city, consider booking a hotel in the Wicker Park neighborhood, which is known for having an eclectic mixture of chic cocktail bars and pubs. The Robey is in the heart of this area and is also a quick drive from the Museum of Contemporary Art.
  • Those who want to visit several museums or sights during their trip can look for Chicago hotels in the West Loop Gate neighborhood, such as the Chicago Getaway Hostel. When you stay here, you will be a short distance from places like the National Museum of Mexican Art, the Museum of Illusions Chicago, and the Chicago Theatre.
  • Travelers who would like to stay in an area that is particularly well connected to public transportation may be interested in staying somewhere near Grant Park, as there are quite a few bus and metro stops in this part of town. The Hotel Lincoln is a chic option that's in this neighborhood and is right next to bus lines 22 and 36.
  • To be within walking distance of quite a few delicious restaurants, look for hotels in the Lincoln Park area, such as the Villa D' Citta. When you stay here, you will be less than five-minutes' walk from local eateries like Shine, the Athenian Room, and Chez Moi.
  • Avid golfers will want to select lodging near the Buena Park neighborhood, since that is where the Sydney R. Marovitz Golf Course is located. There are a few different hotels to choose from here, including the charming Majestic Hotel.
  • Chicago is divided into several neighborhoods, and each one offers a different atmosphere and experience. If you want to be in the middle of the hustle and bustle, you should look for hotels in downtown Chicago in the central district, known as The Loop. All downtown Chicago hotels put you in walking distance of many of the main attractions and offer breathtaking views of the city skyline.
  • It's best to choose your hotel in Chicago based on the neighborhood you want to explore, not based on its proximity to an airport. There are two airports that service Chicago: O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Midway Airport (MDW). Fortunately, both are conveniently located just 15 miles and 10 miles from downtown, respectively. Though Midway Airport (MDW) is closer to The Loop, O'Hare is bigger and offers more options for mass public transportation.
  • If you're looking for a more luxurious, quieter place to stay, book a hotel located in the Gold Coast district Though a mostly residential area, you can still find some nice hotels with lakefront views.
  • Want to see what Chicago hotels have to offer? The Magnificent Mile is one of the most renowned neighborhoods in Chicago. This glitzy, high-end district has some of the fanciest hotels in Chicago. If you choose to stay here, you're saying yes to fabulous shopping in department stores and boutiques full of lively crowds of tourists. You'll also be close to Oak Street Beach, one of Chicago's 24 lakefront beaches, a popular spot for both tourists and locals.
  • River North is the place to stay if you want to stay out late, and it has become increasingly popular among tourists. Whether you are looking for a glamorous hotel or a cheap hotel in Chicago, River North is a good bet. There are a variety of hotels to choose from for every budget. In this district, the restaurants stay open late, and you won't be hard pressed to find bars and clubs.
  • You'll also be close to Oak Street Beach, one of Chicago's 24 lakefront beaches, a popular spot for both tourists and locals.
  • River North is the place to stay if you're looking for nightlife, and it has become increasingly popular among tourists. There are a variety of hotels to choose from for every budget, including cheap but nice, to more glamorous hotels. In this district, the restaurants stay open late, and you won't be hard pressed to find bars and clubs.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Chicago

  • If I will be traveling for business, where should I look for Chicago hotels?

    The Loop is considered to be Chicago’s business district, as it's home to many of the city’s offices and conference centers. There are quite a few hotels to choose from in this neighborhood, such as the Club Quarters Hotel, Central Loop, which has its own on-site business center.

  • What is the best part of Chicago to stay in for families?

    Families may find it convenient to stay somewhere near Navy Pier, as this is where the Chicago Children's Museum is located. The Sable At Navy Pier Chicago, Curio Collection By Hilton is a stylish option that's less than a seven-minute walk from the museum.

  • Where should I look for Chicago hotels if I would like to travel on a budget?

    The Montrose neighborhood is known for having many budget-friendly lodging options to choose from, making it a good place to stay if you don’t want to break the bank. The Rodeway Inn in Portage Park is an affordable choice that's still centrally located.

  • Is there a neighborhood in Chicago that is known for being especially scenic?

    If you want to stay in a scenic area, opt for lodging that is located directly on the shore of Lake Michigan, as this body of water is known for its views. The Sonesta ES Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile - Medical directly overlooks the lake and is conveniently situated in the center of Chicago's downtown action.

  • Which hotels in Chicago have free parking?

    Many Chicago hotels offer valet parking or pay-by-the-day parking; however, hotels with free parking are usually outside of the city center and closer to the airports. Hotels that have some limited free parking include the Wyndham Chicago Mccormick and Best Western River North Hotel.

  • How to find a Chicago hotel with spa?

    There are a few great hotels in downtown Chicago with pools and spa amenities, including the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago and The Peninsula Chicago.

  • Which neighborhoods in Chicago have good hotels for families?

    The Loop is an ideal place for families to stay. You'll be within walking distance of some of the most popular museums and cultural hotspots, the lake, and Grant Park. Additionally, this neighborhood tends to be quieter at night due to its lack of late-night bars and clubs.

  • What are the best hotels in Chicago with a city view?

    Many downtown Chicago hotels located in The Loop offer views of the city, such as The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, which has views of the Hancock Tower. For views of the lake, pick a hotel on the waterfront, such as the Hilton Chicago. Staying on the river also promises some stunning views of both the city and the water.

  • Which neighborhoods in Chicago are best for couples?

    If you're interested in a peaceful stay – a quiet honeymoon, perhaps – book your Chicago hotel in the historic Gold Coast neighborhood. More interested in easy access to all of your favorite museums? Stay in The Loop. If you're ready to bar hop and go clubbing, head over to River North.

  • Where to stay in Chicago?

    KAYAK users usually search for hotels in Logan Square, Near North Side and adjacent to Magnificent Mile.

  • What are the best hotels near Magnificent Mile?

    Warwick Allerton Chicago, Hyatt Regency Chicago and River Hotel are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Magnificent Mile.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Chicago?

    C$ 507 is the average price for a double room in Chicago, but our users have found rooms for as cheap as C$ 34 in the last 3 days.

  • Are hotels in Chicago safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?

    Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Chicago. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • How much is a hotel in Chicago for tonight?

    In the last 3 hours, KAYAK users looking for double rooms in Chicago found 3-star hotels from C$ 106 and 4-star hotels from C$ 180. The cheapest room found for tonight was C$ 90.

  • How much is a hotel in Chicago for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, users have found Chicago hotels for this weekend for as low as C$ 68 per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from C$ 82 and 4-star hotels from C$ 226.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Chicago?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Chicago districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Chicago city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

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Chicago Marriott O'Hare - Chicago
Chicago Marriott O'Hare
7.2 Good
O'HareC$ 327+
C$ 327+
Airport shuttle
Renaissance Chicago O'Hare Suites Hotel - Chicago
C$ 297+
Airport shuttle
Wrigley Hostel - Chicago
8.1 Very good
WrigleyvilleC$ 197+
C$ 197+
Roscoe Village Guesthouse
8.7 Very good
North CenterC$ 372+
C$ 372+
Chicago South Loop Hotel
7.3 Good
South SideC$ 331+
C$ 331+
Ohio House Motel
8.5 Very good
DowntownC$ 244+
C$ 244+
Chicago Lake Shore Hotel
6.5 Okay
South SideC$ 327+
C$ 327+
Carlton Inn Midway
6.4 Okay
Archer HeightsC$ 170+
C$ 170+
Airport shuttle
Rodeway Inn
6.4 Okay
West RidgeC$ 116+
C$ 116+
Villa D' Citta
8.9 Very good
Lincoln ParkC$ 466+
C$ 466+
Ruby Room
7.4 Good
C$ 443+
C$ 443+

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