Put your attendees in the middle of it all — iconic Chicago attractions, tours, museums, restaurants and nightlife - with these centrally located accommodations ranging from boutique to world-recognized industry leaders. Onsite meetings are made easy by the ample space and endless options offered at these properties.
Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park
Guests enjoy world-class amenities and service while overlooking Grant and Millennium parks at this 687-room property just steps from Navy Pier, the Magnificent Mile and the Theatre District. The Four-Diamond Fairmont's 15 newly renovated meeting rooms are top notch and their exclusive green conference planning program, Eco-Meet, ensures a lessened environmental impact.
Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown-The Loop
Give attendees a first-class downtown experience with this 18-floor, 206-room property. Three meeting rooms are on tap, along with convenient walkability to some of the city's finest restaurants.
Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago
Industry conferences, corporate events and social gatherings feel right at home in the Radisson Blu Aqua's flexible meeting and event space, spanning two floors, 15 meeting rooms and more than 28,000 square feet, including a 7,000-square-foot outdoor area. Innovative Brain Box breakout furniture and designer lighting makes for the ultimate think tank.
Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel
Sophisticated and upscale, this downtown Chicago hotel rests on the north edge of the historic Loop and delivers stunning views, stylish rooms, spacious suites and a trendy nightlife scene. Choose from 17 flexible meeting rooms totaling nearly 35,000 square feet.
Residence Inn Downtown Chicago/Loop
First-class, boutique-style suites await at this new Chicago Loop property. Guests enjoy free Wi-Fi, fully equipped kitchens and separate areas for living, working, dining and sleeping. Business gatherings and social events shine with high-tech AV equipment and 6,700 square feet of flexible space.
The Silversmith Hotel Chicago Downtown
This newly renovated boutique hotel is draped in contemporary design and historic architecture. With 4,400 square feet of newly renovated modern space, the luxury downtown hotel specializes in intimate corporate and association meetings as well as product launches and sales meetings.
Virgin Hotels Chicago
Four intelligently designed event and meeting areas accommodate groups of up to 150 at this 250-room contemporary property. Ask about the Funny Library and the Casting Room for fun, casual lunch meetings. The Virgin trademark ensures innovative technology and customization, along with free and very fast Wi-Fi.
theWit Chicago - A DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
Attendees have been known to swoon over their experiences at this Four-Diamond destination, just steps from the Magnificent Mile, Theatre District and Museum Campus. Creative energy flows from the 9,000 square feet of meeting space, complemented by 16-foot ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows.
W Chicago City Center
Signature W amenities highlight guests' stay at this 403-room contemporary spot (think 24-hour in-room dining, W signature beds and iPod docking stations). Choose from 11 meeting rooms with 14,000 square feet of meeting space and bask in natural light and 25-foot-high ceilings.
Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront
At the confluence of the Chicago River and North Michigan Avenue, 334 spacious guest rooms, a complimentary fitness studio and raved-about Hoyt's dining are just the beginning of the Wyndham's perks. Call on the 39th floor Penthouse Ballroom for floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic city views, or explore more than 18,000 square feet of hotel meeting space.
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