Chicago Hotel Development

Choose Chicago's guide to recent and future hotel openings.

As of March 2017, the Chicago Central Business District offers 121 hotel properties with 40,686 rooms. Chicago's booming hotel industry provides ample accommodation options, from the intimate boutique to world-recognized luxury.



Hampton Inn Chicago Downtown/N Loop/ Michigan Ave

Next door to the Hilton Garden Inn is the art deco Chicago Motor Club Building - a historic landmark and architectural gem - which has morphed into a 144-room hotel with an intricately restored multi-story lobby.

Chicago Athletic Association Hotel

Located on Chicago's fashionable Michigan Avenue across from the iconic Millennium Park in the city's famed Loop District, the 241 room Chicago Athletic Association Hotel builds upon its storied legacy as one of the nation's most revered social clubs and a cornerstone of American organized sports.  

Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown-The Loop

An 18-floor building with 206 guest rooms, 3 meeting rooms and a generous host of amenities complement the downtown experience. Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown-The Loop offers convenient proximity to the Theater and Financial Districts, as well as some of the city's finest restaurants.

Loews Chicago Hotel 

Located on the north bank of the Chicago River, this impressive 52-story glass tower houses 400 sophisticated guest rooms that boast floor-to-ceiling windows, streamlined décor and soothing shades of gray and ivory.

Virgin Hotel Chicago

As the first Virgin hotel inside the U.S., this new space with 250 guest rooms aims to provide guests with a seamless personalized experience (including an app that allows guests to check in, interact with staff and control in-room functions), environmentally responsible amenities and the brand's trademark sense of fun and whimsy.

Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago 

This former vintage 1920s office building overlooking Chase Plaza brings to the business district 257 guest rooms with modern amenities, a cosmopolitan French bistro and a rooftop lounge.

Conrad Chicago

101 E. Erie

Hampton Inn Chicago Downtown/West Loop

116 - 118 N. Jefferson

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Downtown/North Loop

66 E. Wacker

Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Loop

11 S. LaSalle


Jaslin Hotel Chicago 

This property will have 101 rooms. More information to come.

Hotel Julian

Just north of Millennium Park, this 156-room hotel will be housed in a 101-year-old building renovated to include a brand-new rooftop bar, a farm-to-fork restaurant and a basement lounge and wine room in the building's former bank vault.

Kimpton Hotel 

Kimpton will be converting a historic LaSalle Street 14-story office building into a four-star hotel in spring 2016, marking Kimpton's fifth Chicago adaptive reuse project. The 1894 building will undergoa $106 million renovation to include 281 hotel rooms, a restaurant and bar, meeting and event space, a top floor ballroom and more.


Chicago's historic London Guarantee Building on North Michigan Avenue is undergoing comprehensive restoration and redevelopment coupled with a 22-story Modernist tower addition to create a high-design, 452-room lifestyle hotel with two floors of upscale retail. 

Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, Home 2Suites (Opening mid-2017)

These three hotels owned by Hilton Hotels & Resorts will all open at 111 E. Cermak Rd. in mid-2017. They will have 200, 200 and 66 rooms, respectively. More information to come.

Ace Hotel (2017)

The upcoming 150 room Ace Hotel will be located in the West Loop, a booming neighborhood chock-full of new boutique hotels and restaurants. 

Marriott Marquis Chicago (2017)

This towering 40-story building at the McCormick Place convention center will be all about convenience. The Headquarters Hotel with 1,200 rooms will have access from a new CTA Green Line station and a 350-seat restaurant.

Viceroy Hotel (2017) 

Viceroy Hotel Group has announced plans to open its first Chicago location by 2017. The hotel will be located at the site of the old Cedar Hotel at 1118 N. State Street in the Gold Coast. 

Autograph Collection Hotel EMC2 (2017)

224 E. Ontario

Cambria Hotel & Suites Chicago Loop/Theatre District (2017)

32 W. Randolph

Hotel Zachary (2018)

This property will have 175 rooms. More information to come.

Nobu Hotel (2018)

This trendy 93-room hotel from Robert DeNiro's development team calls for large, luxury rooms that average 400 square feet, plus a rooftop lounge and a street-level Japanese restaurant along Randolph Street's "Restaurant Row."


Information compiled from publically available sources. Project scope and completion subject to frequent change. Choose Chicago is not responsible for decisions based on this information.

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