The Drake

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32-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, pay movies, MP3 dock
32-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, pay movies, MP3 dock

Overview of The Drake

The Drake

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with restaurant, near Michigan Avenue

8.0/10 Very Good

1,004 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Internet access
  • Pet friendly
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is $164
Price available on 8/28/2022
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140 E Walton Place, Chicago, IL, 60611
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • WiFi in the lobby
  • Fitness center
  • Valet parking
  • Self parking
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Conference center
  • Business center
  • 22 meeting rooms
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Laundry facilities
Cleaning & Safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Chicago
  • Michigan Avenue - 1 min walk
  • Lake Michigan - 5 min walk
  • Chicago Riverwalk - 19 min walk
  • Chicago Theatre - 22 min walk
  • Grant Park - 24 min walk
  • Millennium Park - 25 min walk
  • Navy Pier - 27 min walk
  • Art Institute of Chicago - 28 min walk
  • Willis Tower - 40 min walk
  • Water Tower Place - 1 min drive

Getting around

  • Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) - 34 min drive
  • Chicago O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) - 42 min drive
  • Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 50 min drive
  • Chicago Van Buren Street Station - 3 min drive
  • Chicago Museum Campus-11th Street Station - 4 min drive
  • Millennium Station - 23 min walk
  • Chicago Station (Red Line) - 9 min walk
  • Clark-Division Station - 12 min walk
  • Grand Station (Red Line) - 16 min walk

About this property

The Drake

When you stay at The Drake, you'll be in a great location, within just a 10-minute walk of Michigan Avenue and Lake Michigan. After visiting the fitness center for a workout, you can grab a bite to eat at the coffee shop/cafe or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. This upscale hotel is also within a short drive of Navy Pier and Millennium Park. Fellow travelers say great things about the location and local sightseeing. The property is just a short walk to public transportation: Chicago Station (Red Line) is 9 minutes and Clark-Division Station is 12 minutes.

Languages

English, French, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 535 rooms
  • Arranged over 10 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3 PM - midnight
  • Express check-in/out
  • Minimum check-in age - 21
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets allowed (1 per room, up to 75 lbs)*
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • WiFi in public areas*
  • WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms*

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (USD 53.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Onsite valet parking (USD 75 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • To-go breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Grocery/convenience store

What to do

  • Shopping
  • Beach nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Segway rentals/tours nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • 22 meeting rooms
  • Coworking spaces
  • Conference center (40000 square feet of space)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Limo or town car service
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Built in 1920
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fitness center
  • Art gallery on site
  • Designer stores on site

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Phone accessibility kit
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • MP3 docking station
  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium cable channels
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Down comforter
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • WiFi and wired internet for a surcharge
  • Phone

More

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

LaVazza - Onsite café.
Coq d'Or Restaurant & Bar - Onsite restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.
Palm Court Afternoon Tea - Onsite restaurant. Reservations are required. Open select days.
Cafe on Oak - This restaurant serves breakfast only. Open select days.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • WiFi is available in guestrooms for USD 12.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • WiFi is available in public areas for USD 12.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Wired Internet access is available in guestrooms for USD 12.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Breakfast costs between USD 15 and USD 30 per person (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 35.0 per night

Pets

  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per pet (may vary based on length of stay)

Parking

  • Self parking costs USD 53.00 per day with in/out privileges
  • Valet parking costs USD 75 per day with in/out privileges

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton).

Policies

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.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Drake Chicago
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Chicago Drake Hotel
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Overall score and ratings

8.0

Very Good

8.5/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

7.6/10

Amenities

7.9/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.9/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

John, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nicole, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Roy, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Judith, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

The bed was so comfortable but it’s an old hotel and is need of many updates. I always bring essential oils so that helped with the musty smell.
Kelly, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nancy, 1-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very Good

Lars Johan, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very Good

Jessica, 5-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Erin, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

I stayed over with my adult daughter. The hotel is vintage for sure. The staff was friendly and the beds comfy. Great location.
1-night family trip
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