Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Chicago hotel in Near North Side, walk to John Hancock Center

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Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Swimming pool
Business centre


This family-friendly Chicago hotel is located in the historical district, within a 5-minute walk of Chicago Water Tower and John Hancock Center. Tribune Tower and Wrigley Building are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel features

3 restaurants, a full-service spa and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site.

Room amenities

All 339 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, LED TVs with cable channels, and comforts such as pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Other amenities available to guests include iPod docking stations, separate dining areas and separate sitting areas.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Peninsula Chicago features an indoor pool and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 5-star property consist of A business centre, a limo/town car service and meeting rooms. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness centre, a sauna and a rooftop terrace. Parking is available on-site at a surcharge.

The Peninsula Chicago is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Steam room 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 339 
  • Number of floors - 20 
  • Wedding services 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free long-distance calls 
  • Free international calls 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free bottled water 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Separate dining area 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • LED TV 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Shanghai Terrace – This theme restaurant specialises in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered.

The Lobby – This restaurant specialises in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Pierrot Gourmet – This bistro specialises in Modern European cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

The Bar – This bar specialises in American cuisine and only serves light fare.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

The Peninsula Spa has 8 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages and Thai massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic and hydrotherapy.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 8 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body wraps 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Massages 


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 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 35 per stay.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 100.00 per pet, per stay.
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 2 per room (up to 30 lb)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on 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 or cash deposit 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.
Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD20 and USD80 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD71.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD100.00 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD35 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Peninsula Chicago Hotel
  • Peninsula Chicago
  • The Peninsula Chicago Hotel Chicago
  • Chicago Peninsula

We should mention

Up to 2 children aged 12 years old and younger stay for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.
  • The Peninsula Chicago is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveller Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.

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