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Chicago Hotels on the Lake

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Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel Slideshow
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#33 of 187 hotels in Chicago
7 travelers mentioned "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is very conveniently locate right on the lake and is close to many museums and the zoo. The design for the entire hotel has been recently revamped, very kitschy and cool..."
  • "My daughter's choice to celebrate her birthday was the Hotel Lincoln on the lake in Chicago. What a great decision. Beyond a doubt the best staff you can find. The location can't be..."
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Omni Chicago Hotel Slideshow
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#31 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "on the lake" and "close to the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "The rooms were a little dated, but the location could not be beat (unless you want to be on the lake). Rooms were clean, nice bed, and pillows. Overall, was perfect for our trip..."
  • "and large and new as the hotel was recently refurbished. The location could not be bettered - close to the lake and right on N Michigan Ave..."
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The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago Slideshow
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#37 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "close to the lake" and "near lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great location if you want to be close to the lake's recreation opportunities and on the north side of downtown. Also, quiet area at night - just far enough off of the main..."
  • "Fantastic location near Lake Shore Drive. When a taxi was not readily available the hotel took us to dinner in their car free of charge! Definitely will be back...."
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Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Slideshow
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#19 of 187 hotels in Chicago
5 travelers mentioned "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "recommend this hotel the service is great they helped us and upgraded us to a room on the lake side because we were waiting to check in..."
  • "Nice family friendly park located in a sort of island oasis community on the lake side of the hotel property. The workout facility and outdoor running track were top notch. Would..."
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#12 of 187 hotels in Chicago
4 travelers mentioned "close to the lake" and "close to lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is close to the lake and overlooks Navy Pier on one side and the river on the other. Room was very comfortable and well appointed in a modern style. Full length window..."
  • "It's in a great location, too (the Streeterville neighborhood of Chicago, just off Michigan Ave. and close to Lake Michigan and the Riverfront). Most of our guests were traveling..."
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Waldorf Astoria Chicago Slideshow
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#11 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "close to the lake" and "close to lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "The location was also great, just off Michigan avenue and close to the lake! Recommended restaurants in the area are Boka, Naha, and Topolo! Can't wait to go back!..."
  • "This is in such a good location, you're right on the magnificent mile and close to Lake Michigan. The hotel itself is beautiful and the room we stayed in was a nice big size. We..."
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#20 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "near lake" and "close to the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "We recently spent a couple of nights in Chicago at the Hotel Monaco on Wabash near Lake Street. Unfortunately, our room faced Wabash and we heard the screeching noise all night from..."
  • "This hotel is just perfectly located, right close to the river, close to the lake, and in the center of all attractions. We were able to walk almost everywhere. Quiet, comfortable..."
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#21 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "near the lake" and "near lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel has a perfect location just few steps from the Magnificent Mile and also perfectly located near the Lake Michigan, very handy in the mornings if you are a keen runner. The..."
  • "Located in a perfect location near Lake Michigan is the third largest of the Great Lakes. The restaurant is also top shelf and you would not be disappointed to take all of your..."
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Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile Slideshow
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#46 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "near the lake" and "close to the lake" when describing this hotel.
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The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago Slideshow
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#67 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "close to lake" and "near the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "I wanted a hotel that was situated close to Lake Michigan, Magnificent Mile, Millenium Park and Navy Pier and within accessible distance from the main attractions of Chicago. After..."
  • "until I went to Chicago and looked at the city from along the running track near the lake. I'll be back. And next time I'm bringing the kids...."
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Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront Slideshow
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#64 of 187 hotels in Chicago
3 travelers mentioned "on the lake" and "close to the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Hotel is situated somewhat perpendicular to the river; So from your river view room you Look down the river as it opens out on the lake gives you such a unique feel to Chicago..."
  • "It is on the perfect place, along the rive, on the beginning of magnificient mile and close to the lake and Michigan avenue. You have spacious room with a fabulous view on the..."
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Hyatt Centric Chicago Magnificent Mile Slideshow
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#41 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "close to lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "the Chicago Northwestern campus, so there are lovely areas to walk. It is close to Lake Michigan. Although we arrived early in the morning, they were able to get us into our..."
  • "Great location close to lake (to go for a run) as well as the hustle and bustle of Michigan Ave. Easy parking (valet) but on the side street, so do not have to stress. Great gym..."
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Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel Slideshow
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#38 of 187 hotels in Chicago
10 travelers mentioned "on lake" and "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "We stayed in room 1918, which is a corner room looking out on Lake Michigan. It was beautiful. Clean, bright and very roomy. It exceeded all expectations. Being directly on..."
  • "But its a great location overall - right on the lake, the park, easy walking everywhere and gray for public transpiration. Plus - rooms are big, beautiful, immaculate...."
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#48 of 187 hotels in Chicago
12 travelers mentioned "by the lake" and "on lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "Located just next to the N Lake Shore Drive, and Addison st (behind the hotel), one can go under the tunnel and pop out right by the lake and recreation area! Wasn't that..."
  • "Fantastic location to Wrigley Field and a running path on Lake Shore Blvd. The staff was extremely informative in navigating the city using the train/buses. Small rooms so I..."
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Sheraton Grand Chicago Slideshow
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#66 of 187 hotels in Chicago
27 travelers mentioned "onto lake" and "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "beautiful hotel, ! My husband and I spend 5 nights enjoying the wonderful view onto Lake Michigan and sitting in the Club Lounge, captivated by the Chicago buildings creating a..."
  • "Great location for any sights downtown or on the lake. Superb beds and heavenly pillow. Just one small complaint - get rid of the minibar and the touch sensitive tray that tempts..."
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Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile Slideshow
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#95 of 187 hotels in Chicago
8 travelers mentioned "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "Book a room on the lake side as high as possible, a beautiful view. Breakfast was always great! Stayed for six weeks and was very comfortable. Close to everything and pet friendly..."
  • "In the summer this would be a great hotel with kids as it is very short walk to Oak Street Beach which is a wonderful beach on the lake. We had a room on the 18th floor with a..."
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W Chicago - City Center Slideshow
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#101 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "on lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "We were attending a friend's wedding in this hotel, so we decided to stay there instead of the one on lake shore. When we got there, we waited for almost 20 mins before we were..."
  • "But if you plan to stay in, relax, or hang out at the hotel that doesn't matter. I have also stayed at the W on Lake Shore Dr, but I liked the city center one better. ..."
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#74 of 187 hotels in Chicago
8 travelers mentioned "onto the lake" and "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had a room on the 10th floor and looked out onto the lake. Beds are good. Bathroom is a little small, but does the trick. Hotel is within walking distance to everything..."
  • "The view from our corner suite of the Chicago skyline was breathtaking, and we even could see boats out on the lake. We could watch the river turn green just a block from the..."
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#65 of 187 hotels in Chicago
17 travelers mentioned "on the lake" and "near the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is especially wonderful to be there on an evening when they do fireworks on the lake and you can enjoy them from your room. The rooms are bright and airy with wonderful beds and..."
  • "Great location on the river and near the lake. Attentive staff. Cozy beds. Fabulous breakfast buffet with a continental vibe (but it costs extra). Highly recommended for a..."
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Hyatt Place Chicago-South/University Medical Center Slideshow
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#25 of 187 hotels in Chicago
3 travelers mentioned "on lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "We have stayed at a really nice B&B but it was a little more than we wanted to spend, and we have stayed at The Ramada on Lake Shore several times and it was pretty seedy and..."
  • "Until this year, we always had to stay on Lake Shore Drive or downtown but now we have a place we will stay again and again. The Hyatt staff is very accommodating and friendly..."
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#94 of 187 hotels in Chicago
6 travelers mentioned "close to lake" and "close to the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "makes sure you are satisfies and is attentive to every need. Superior location just off Michigan and close to Lake Shore. We will be back!..."
  • "The location is very advantaged being close to the lake front and John Hancock roof top city views. Also close to Museum of Contemporary Art...."
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Hyatt Regency McCormick Place Slideshow
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#69 of 187 hotels in Chicago
6 travelers mentioned "on the lake" and "on lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "I would recommend this hotel if you are in downtown Chicago and want to stay on the Lake. The restaurants and bar are great and the food was consistently very good...."
  • "Beautiful hotel located on Lake Michigan on a nice day it is a very nice stroll to Navy Pier walking on the lakefront trail of Lake Michigan. The views from the hotel of downtown..."
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Hotel Indigo Chicago Downtown Gold Coast Slideshow
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#113 of 187 hotels in Chicago
4 travelers mentioned "on the lake" and "near lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "We were on the 8th floor facing the front of the building which provided a nice view towards the buildings on the lake. The room was not huge, but had everything we needed including..."
  • "The price was reasonable for the area and the location was very good, beautiful, quiet street, near lake and Michigan Ave and Lincoln Park. The problem I had, other than parking..."
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Hyatt Regency Chicago Slideshow
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#87 of 187 hotels in Chicago
9 travelers mentioned "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "We got a room with the view on the lake through a big glass window! Room was clean, bed comfortable and staff was extremely friendly! Hotel was beautiful inside!!!..."
  • "The hotel is wonderfully situated near Michigan avenue and for joggers it's a treat, as you have only to go down the steps to the river and be within minutes on the lake front. I..."
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Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel Slideshow
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#59 of 187 hotels in Chicago
2 travelers mentioned "by lake" and "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "great location by lake and state buss and el stop. Great pool, tasty flavored water in the spa area leading to the pool. front desk and concierge very helpful, and welcoming..."
  • "past the shops inside) or State/Lake (has Renaissance sign); the front desk is on the Lake side of the building so you'll save a few steps. Had a drink and some snacks at the bar..."
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Hilton Chicago Slideshow
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#97 of 187 hotels in Chicago
12 travelers mentioned "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "The view was breathtaking, as we could see sunrise on the lake, and all the way from the Navy Pier to Soldier Field! One of our previous complaints was that there was no safe in..."
  • "We loved having Chicago's largest park across from the hotel and enjoyed a run and/or walk in the Park right on the lake. It was bustling with activity, but not crowded, and really..."
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PUBLIC Chicago Slideshow
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#89 of 187 hotels in Chicago
6 travelers mentioned "on lake" and "nearby lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "this hotel gets our vote for a future stay, it is down the street from the beach on Lake Michigan, walking distance to all of Michigan Ave, in a historic gorgious architectural..."
  • "The hotel keeps some bikes that for guests and it was a treat to ride them on the nearby Lake Shore bike path. The location is perfect - easy walking distance to shopping and great..."
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#86 of 187 hotels in Chicago
3 travelers mentioned "on the lake" and "on lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "I was there for a conference, had a room that looked out on the lake from one window and down the avenue out the other. The room wifi was a challenge to get and keep on and was a..."
  • "We were upgraded to a "lake view" room, which provided a decent view, but it was not really a full-on lake view, instead there is a large building across the way. This might bother..."
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W Chicago Lakeshore Slideshow
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#93 of 187 hotels in Chicago
  • "My room on the 32nd floor offered a beautiful view of the lake and of Navy Pier. There was a very loud party with a band on the 33rd floor one night and the walls in my room were vibrating as a resul..."
  • "I couldn't have asked for a better stay than what I got. This place was awesome! I had a breathtaking view of Navy Pier, but the best part was the staff! They were so very accommodating and seemed to ..."
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Hilton Chicago/Magnificent Mile Suites Slideshow
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#61 of 187 hotels in Chicago
8 travelers mentioned "on the lake" when describing this hotel.
  • "Rooms have nice view on the lake and from here you can go down town everywhere just walking. The rooms are big and the staff really nice. I recommend this hotel either for family or..."
  • "We had room on 27th floor with beatiful view on the lake. Room was spacious and modern, equipped with two tv's one in the bedroom and one in saloon. Room had shower in large..."
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