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Located 5 miles south of downtown Chicago, this hotel is also just south of McCormick Place and overlooks Lake Michigan.
Free parking and WiFi
Complimentary amenities include wireless Internet access, guest parking, and scheduled shuttle service to Michigan Avenue, downtown shopping, and McCormick Place.
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Chicago Lake Shore Hotel
Chicago Lake Shore Hotel overlooks Lake Michigan and is adjacent to Burnham Park. Downtown Chicago is 5 miles from the hotel, and the Magnificent Mile and Michigan Avenue are 6 miles away.
Amenities at this pet-friendly hotel include an outdoor swimming pool, restaurant with panoramic lake views, and 7 meeting rooms covering 8,000 square feet. WiFi access is complimentary throughout the hotel.
Other amenities include free parking. A complimentary scheduled shuttle service is provided to places including Michigan Avenue, University of Chicago, and McCormick Place.
- Conference space size (meters) - 743
- Free area shuttle
- Number of meeting rooms - 6
- Luggage storage
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Conference space size (feet) - 8000
- Designated smoking areas
- 24-hour front desk
- Pool umbrellas
- Year Built 1960
- Meeting rooms 7
- Total number of rooms - 70
- Free self parking
- Pool sun loungers
- Free WiFi
- Number of floors - 2
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Wedding services
- Outdoor pool
- Outdoor seasonal pool
- Multilingual staff
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Outdoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
- Free WiFi
- Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
- Private bathroom
- Shower/tub combination
- Premium TV channels
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Daily housekeeping
- Cable TV service
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- In-room climate control (heating)
Where to Eat
Lake Shore Café - Airy, casual restaurant with panoramic views of Lake Michigan. Specializes in breakfast and lunch buffets. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Lake Shore Lounge - Patrons can order lunch and dinner from the restaurant's menu of American cuisine.
Nearby Things to Do
The hotel is a block from a 23-mile lakefront biking and jogging path that extends from Jackson Park, two miles away, to Lincoln Park, four miles north of downtown. Jackson Park also features an 18-hole public golf course, while Lake Shore Links, a nine-hole downtown golf course with Lake Michigan in the background, is less than seven miles away. Bike rentals are available about three blocks from the hotel.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.00 per night.
- Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10 per night.
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Deposit: USD 25.00 per stay
- Breakfast fee: between USD 5.00 and USD 15.00 per person (approximately)
- Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
- Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10 per night
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per night
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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.