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City Suites Chicago
Located right in Boystown, an iconic area that's recognised as the US' first official "Gay Village", City Suites offers great-value rooms in an art decor setting and complimentary breakfast. Each bright, modern room features air conditioning, free WiFi, minibar, flat screen TV, mini-fridge. A microwave is available on request. The nearby metro provides easy access to Chicago's top attractions. Many good restaurants, Steamworks gay sauna, Roscoe's Tavern gay bar and other gay venues are within 10 minutes away.
Best Western PLUS Hawthorne Terrace
Located in Boystown, in the heart of Chicago's gay nightlife, the unassuming Best Western PLUS offers great value for money apartment-style rooms - perfect for gay couples. Each well-appointed room features free WiFi, flat screen TV, microwave, fridge and free bottled water. The suites include separate sitting area. There's gym and sauna onsite. Many gay-popular bars, restaurants and nightclubs are at your doorstep.
Luxury boutique hotel in central Chicago. Thompson is located just a 5-minute walk from the beach and within easy reach of The Magnificent Mile and the Boystown gay village. Each spacious room features a flat-screen cable TV, minibar, modern bathroom with rain shower, free WiFi. Some rooms offer views of the Chicago skyline. Room service is available. Free tea & coffee is provided in the lobby. Thompson is home to a modern 1,000 ft² gym, a restaurant and bar. Many good restaurants are nearby.
Hotel Majestic offers great-value English manorial style rooms in a peaceful setting, located just 5 minutes' walk to the beach, with easy pedestrian access to the Boystown gay scene. Guest rooms feature flat screen TV, free WiFi. Suites include microwave and separate sitting area. Continental breakfast is included, and free cookies are available in the afternoon. You'll also have access to the gym. The staff are helpful and friendly. Many good restaurants and bars are nearby. A popular Chicago hotel on Travel Gay.
The Willows Hotel
Located in Lakeview, close to Lincoln Park and the Boystown gay nightlife, The Willows Hotel offers European style rooms, surrounded by many of Chicago's top attractions. Guest rooms feature free WiFi, flat screen TV, minibar, work area. Free coffee & tea 24 hours. Continental breakfast is served each morning. Guests have free access to the gym. The Willows' great location and stylish rooms make it a popular choice with gay guests.
The Ivy Boutique Hotel
This flashy upmarket hotel is super stylish and just a 13-minute drive to the gay nightlife of Boystown. Just east of the Magnificent Mile, this is a fabulous location. The gorgeous rooms come with marble bathrooms boasting rain showers and deep soaking tubs. Oh, and there's even a TV conveniently placed in the bathroom mirror. Needless to stay, some people stay here just for the bathrooms. All of the rooms have stylish decor and bamboo flooring. There's a bar in the lobby with a selection of bar snacks. In the morning a breakfast menu is available - although breakfast isn't included. This hotel is surprisingly affordable considering how sexy it is.
A popular choice on Travel Gay. Hotel Lincoln, A Joie de Vivre Hotel is located near Lincoln Park, less than 10 minutes to the beach and Boystown. There are plenty of bakeries, dive bars and pubs in the area. Housed in a historic building, the large guest rooms feature free WiFi, flat screen cable TV, iPod dock, tea & coffee-making facilities. The Lincoln has its own restaurant and rooftop bar. Gay scene-wise, Sidetrack gay bar, BERLIN club, Steamworks sauna and other gay venues in Boystown are within 10 minutes away from the Lincoln.
The Hotel at Midtown
The Hotel at Midtown is centrally located in Midtown Chicago, a short journey from the Boystown gay bars, sightseeing and popular shopping areas. Guest rooms are modern, spacious, air-conditioned and include an in-room safe, flat screen cable TV, tea & coffee-making facilities, free WiFi, a laptop-sized safe. Limousine service. We like The Hotel's outdoor pool and state-of-the-art gym. There's also a restaurant and a bar onsite, or you can try other dining options in the area. Parking is included.
Four Seasons Hotel Chicago
In the heart of the Gold Coast neighbourhood, this iconic tower rises from downtown Chicago’s famed Magnificent Mile with unrivalled Lake Michigan and skyline views. From here, you’re just steps from shopping on glamorous Michigan Avenue, tasting the best of our gourmet city, exploring Navy Pier and more. This Victorian hotel features a range of amenities, including valet parking, a kids club and free Wi-Fi. A gym is available to those wishing to keep active while travelling.
The Peninsula Chicago
The Peninsula Chicago is the five-star hotel that brought traditional Asian service to a city already renowned for the warmth of its hospitality, Chicago. The hotel has received a Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star rating each year since its opening and has been named the #1 hotel in Chicago by U.S News and World Report. This hotel is located half a block from Michigan Avenue and a 25-minute walk to Millennium Park, art Institute of Chicago and Navy Pier. The walls are decorated with framed art and floor-to-ceiling windows making the rooms are large and airy. The hotel has features like the half Olympic pool as well as a temporary ice rink in the winter. You have the option to have brunch at the Lobby, where they serve high tea and weekend chocolate buffets. It is located a 10-minute drive away from the gay hotspots Boystown, where popular bars like The Elixir Lounge can be found.
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago
Set in the city centre and a few minutes walk from Michigan Avenue, The Ritz-Carlton Chicago offers comfort, convenience and quality service. It also provides unique views of Lake Michigan and Chicago. The hotel offers a golf course, 24-hour room service and free Wi-Fi. The in-house spa and wellness centre provides a variety of facial and body treatments. It also has a fitness centre with a lap pool. The rooms feature an elegant décor and luxurious 5-star facilities.
Waldorf Astoria Chicago
Located in Gold Coast area, the 5-star Wardorf Astoria is just a short walk to the beach and Magnificent Mile shopping area, 10 minutes to The Museum of Contemporary Art and local restaurants. Guest rooms are well-equipped with a flat screen TV, microwave, fridge, free WiFi. Onsite facilities include a modern gym, massage spa, indoor pool, and "Petit Margeaux" French gourmet restaurant. The hotel has a nice a lounge bar, or you can check out Sidetrack gay bar, located 10 minutes away by taxi.
The Robey offers stylish rooms in Chicago's Wicker Park area, close to a train station, and 10 minutes walk to all the shops and restaurants on the Magnificent Mile. Modern guest rooms feature free WiFi, hardwood floors, high-quality linen, terrazzo tiled bathrooms, flat screen TV and Bluetooth speakers. There's a restaurant & cafe bar onsite. The view of Chicago's skyline from the rooftop lounge is amazing. Gay-scene-wise, WANGS and Progress Bar can be reached in 20 minutes by taxi.
The Viceroy Hotel Chicago is a luxury 5-star hotel located just a few minutes walk away from Oak Street Beach. Only a 10-minute walk from Michigan Avenue, this hotel is perfect for those looking to shop! The hotel combines modern and classic, with a completely glass building that has features such as fireplaces, velvet couches and walls of poetry. There is an outdoor rooftop pool that is open on a seasonal basis. There is also a rooftop lounge, the Devereaux, where you can enjoy drinks in the evening. The Viceroy offers an upscale dining option in the form of Somerset, which serves seasonal American dishes. Alternative options are plenty and closeby. Gay nightlife hotspot Boystown is where you'll find popular bars such as Sidetrack and Scarlet Bar which are both around a 10-minute drive away.
The Hotel Zachary sits in the Lakeview Neighborhood, opposite the Wrigley Field. The area has plenty of of restaurants and bars for you to try out and Lake Michigan is only a mile away. The interior of the Zachary is modern and relaxed with high ceilings and brick walls. It has a library, outdoor decks, as well as plenty of nooks to sit and relax. The rooms offer views of the city and some overlook the Wrigley Field. The hotel's bar Mordecai has a great range of cocktails, whiskey and vintage spirits. If you're looking to experience gay nightlife in Chicago, this hotel is perfect as it is a 15-minute walk to Boystown, Chicago's gay hotspot. Here you can find popular bars like Sidetrack and Scarlet Bar.
The Wheelhouse Hotel
The Wheelhouse Hotel is a boutique baseball themed hotel, located a mile away from Lake Michigan. It is sat in a very lively part of town and is surrounded by many bars. The hotel also has a nightlife feel, with amazing offerings like Tinker to Evers, a rooftop bar and lounge. There is also a speakeasy, as well as a full restaurant that serves brunch on the weekends. Some of the rooms in the hotel have terraces, which give great views of the city. Popular gay nightlife spots like Progress Bar are an 8-minute walk away and are located in Boystown.
The Langham Chicago
The Langham Chicago is a luxury 5-star hotel located right on the Chicago River. It is around the corner from Michigan Avenue, perfect for shopping. The hotel has a large fine art collection and is decorated with blown glass art installations, the rooms have a 1970s style chocolate brown and cream color scheme. It features an award winning spa, Chuan, as well as two saunas to relax in. The Travelle Kitchen & Bar is famed throughout the city as one of the best, it offers a great range of drinks and amazing views of the Chicago River. Popular gay spots in the area include Scarlet Bar and Progress Bar, which are both a 10-minute drive away from the hotel.