US$179 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in 6 Jul 2015 Check-out 7 Jul 2015

The Drake Hotel

4 stars
View map of 140 East Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611-1501

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.7
out of 5
3 reviews
Family visit

Room 157 was clean and acceptable in all ways other than the bed was old and very uncomfortable.... See full review

  • Lindaff
  • 30 Jun 2014
Family getaway

Best front desk staff anywhere-- gracious hotel in best location. Stay here whenever you can. See full review

  • flowergirl
  • 1 Apr 2013
One of the most famous hotels in the country, The Drake Hotel has always drawn successful business people, celebrities, and artists through its high class service and amenities. The concierge will be happy to help point you in the right direction of the city's finest shopping nearby, such as Louis Vuitton and Chanel. Those who prefer cultural attractions will be happy to explore the nearby Museum of Contemporary Art.
General

The Drake Hotel has twenty meeting rooms available, which can accommodate from 5 to 600 people. The staff has been recognized for its ability to help you pull off fantastic events.
Location

With a prestigious location on the famous Gold Coast, guests at The Drake Hotel have easy access to the city's most exclusive shopping, entertainment, and dining.

  • 32 km to the Airport (O'Hare)
Dining

The Drake Hotel is proud to have the legendary Baasim Zafar on staff as the Executive Chef. Innovated and highly respected in his field, you are sure to be delighted by his ever-changing creations. The Coq d'Or is a legendary bar with a rich sshistory dating back to 1933. Today it is known for its extensive selection of wines and cocktails, skillfully poured.
Rooms

Even the most standard room at the Drake Hotel is anything but basic. All guestrooms feature Italian Marble bathrooms, luxurious furniture including a Serenity bed, cable television, phone, safe, posh toiletries, and wifi to enjoy from the executive desk.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Non Smoking
General
Non Smoking
Pet friendly
Dining
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Business centre
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Wheel chair access

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Hotel Map

41.9004 -87.6232
Nearby airports
O`Hare Intl Airport, (ORD), 14.00, MI, NW; Chicago Midway Airport, (MDW), 17.00, MI, SW;

Nearby points of interest

  • Water Tower: 0.1 km
  • John Hancock Center: 0.2 km
  • Drury Lane Theatre: 0.2 km
  • Oak Street Beach: 0.3 km
  • Seneca Park: 0.4 km
  • Museum of Contemporary Art: 0.4 km
  • Lake Shore Park: 0.5 km
  • Michigan Avenue: 0.6 km
  • Holy Name Cathedral: 0.6 km
  • Washington Square Park: 0.6 km
  • Chicago Historical Society: 0.7 km
  • Terra Museum of American Art: 0.7 km
  • Chicago - Mag Mile - Wacker Dr: 0.8 km
  • North Michigan Avenue: 1 km
  • Tribune Tower: 1.1 km
  • Water Tower: 0.1 km
  • John Hancock Center: 0.2 km
  • Drury Lane Theatre: 0.2 km
  • Oak Street Beach: 0.3 km
  • Seneca Park: 0.4 km
  • Museum of Contemporary Art: 0.4 km
  • Lake Shore Park: 0.5 km
  • Michigan Avenue: 0.6 km
  • Holy Name Cathedral: 0.6 km
  • Washington Square Park: 0.6 km
  • Chicago Historical Society: 0.7 km
  • Terra Museum of American Art: 0.7 km
  • Chicago - Mag Mile - Wacker Dr: 0.8 km
  • North Michigan Avenue: 1 km
  • Tribune Tower: 1.1 km
  • Wrigley Building: 1.2 km
  • Museum of Broadcast Communications: 1.3 km
  • Lake Point Tower: 1.3 km
  • History Museum: 1.4 km
  • Marina City: 1.5 km
  • Children Museum: 1.6 km
  • Harold Washington College: 1.6 km
  • Prudential Plaza: 1.7 km
  • Merchandise Mart: 1.7 km
  • Navy Pier: 1.7 km
  • Chicago Theater: 1.7 km
  • Goodman Theatre: 1.8 km
  • Harris Theater: 1.8 km
  • Oriental Theatre: 1.8 km
  • Chicago Cultural Center: 1.8 km
  • Macys: 1.9 km
  • North Avenue Beach: 1.9 km
  • Pritzker Pavilion: 1.9 km
  • Cloud Gate: 2 km
  • City Hall: 2 km
  • Cadillac Palace Theatre: 2 km
  • Shubert Theatre: 2 km
  • State Street: 2.1 km
  • Crown Fountain: 2.1 km
  • Kendall College: 2.1 km
  • Bank of America Theatre: 2.2 km
  • Yacht Club: 2.2 km
  • Art Institute of Chicago: 2.3 km
  • Opera House: 2.3 km
  • Symphony Center: 2.4 km

Dining

Restaurant
onsite

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
15:00
Check-out:
12:00

Terms and conditions

Extra charges may apply for children. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the quoted rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for The Drake Hotel

Overall score

4.7 / 5
5.01.0
3 out of 3
Amenities:
4.7
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4.3
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4.3
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Review of The Drake Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Lindaff
Business
Dublin oh
30 Jun 2014

Family visit

Room 157 was clean and acceptable in all ways other than the bed was old and very uncomfortable. Looked out at fire escape and a brick wall.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Great location

Review of The Drake Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
flowergirl
Business
western ny
1 Apr 2013

Family getaway

Best front desk staff anywhere-- gracious hotel in best location. Stay here whenever you can.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

There is an indoor skating rink at the top of the John Hancock building! Half price theater tickets can be gotten day of show at Water Tower info center a few blocks away.

Review of The Drake Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Dejan
Business
Not Provided
4 May 2011

Exceptional experience. Not only

Exceptional experience. Not only accommodation but cultural experience as well. All amenities as could be expected from Hilton chain with style of old Chicago. Only, I would have expected WiFi could have been included in the price for hotels of this level.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
No rating
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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