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Freehand Chicago
  • Service available Dine-in
  • Service available Takeout
  • Service unavailable Delivery
  • Service available Patio


19 E. Ohio St., Chicago IL 60611

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Freehand Hotel Chicago is housed in a classic 1927 building in Chicago’s vibrant River North neighborhood – home to some of the city’s best art galleries, boutiques, restaurants and shopping. We’ve collaborated with acclaimed design firm Roman and Williams to transform the former Tokyo Hotel. Expect innovative design and a relaxed, community vibe.

Key Property Features:
-Great for Business and Leisure
-Quad Rooms with (2) Twin Bunk beds to sleep (4) guests. Great for teams and student groups
-Complimentary Wi-Fi
-$49 In/Out Self Parking (Chicago typically $62-70 for Valet)
-Broken Shaker (voted one of the best bars in U.S. for Business & Leisure Travelers by CNN)
-Café Integral (Gourmet coffee with trained Barista’s)
-Coined Operated Laundromat or choose Valet

Health and Safety

Keyless Entry

24 Hour Occupancy Hold

Single Use Menus

Health Screening Required-Guest

Health Screening Required-Staff

Masks Provided

Masks Required-Guest

Masks Required-Staff

Reservations Required

CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures

Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations

Mobile Payments Required

Mobile Payments Accepted

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Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced

Limited Elevator Occupancy

Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits

No Contact Services

Wheelchair Accessible

Student Tours

Incentive Programs

Group Lodging

Number of Sleeping Rooms155


Express Check-In/Check-Out

Number of Suites2

Number of ADA-Compliant Rooms7

In-Room High-Speed AvailabilityComplimentary

Exercise FacilityOn-site

In-Room Wi-Fi AvailabilityComplimentary

Total Number of Guest Rooms157

In-Room iPod Docking Station

In-room Safe

Room Service

In-Room Iron/Ironing Board

In-Room Hair Dryer

Number of Kings24

Number of Double/Doubles80

Complimentary Policy1 per 50

Motorcoach ParkingOff-site

Group Policy

Separate Group Entrance

Average Visit/Tour Length3

Group Capacity175

Team Building Activities Offered

Minimum Group Number10

Maximum Room Block100

Group Discounts Available

Minimum Size for Group Admission Rate10

Miles from O'Hare Airport18.0

Miles from Midway Airport12.0

Miles from Navy Pier0.5

Miles from McCormick Place3.5




American Express

Late Night





Student Group Friendly

Reservation Cancellation Policy3pm Day before arrival for hotel reservations

Reservations Accepted

Public Space Wi-Fi Available

Restaurant(s) On-site


Concierge Service

ATM Machine On-site

ADA Compliant

Public Space Wi-Fi COMP or FeeComplimentary

Self-Parking AvailableOff-site

Food On-siteRestaurant

Airport(s) ServedORD & MDW

Number of Restaurants On-site2

Minimum Age18

Hours of Operation24 Hours


Military Discount

AARP Discount

AAA Discount

Max Restaurant Capacity150

Group Menu

Group Breakfast Available

Avg Meal Price/Person (appetizer, entrée, dessert)$$ = $15 - $24


Box Lunches Available

Mobil Rated

AAA Rated

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