The McCormick Place area, just south of the Chicago Loop, comprises of some the city’s premier trade show venues and exhibition centres, making this 4* Hot Rate hotel perfect for businesspeople visiting the Windy City for work. Those after premium accommodation at reduced rates can browse Hotwire’s carefully selected list of discounted rooms, with previously featured Hot Rate hotels including the Hilton, the Blackstone Renaissance Hotel and the Chicago South Loop hotel. In addition to boasting exclusive business and convention centres, hotels of this quality are also known to feature tranquil leisure centres with indoor pools and fitness centres. Hotel guests are also free to dine in the onsite a la carte restaurants or make use of the free unlimited Wi-Fi internet. Due to this hotel’s desirable location near to Chicago’s Business District, the Museum Campus and Grant Park, this Hot Rate hotel is suitable for both tourists and business guests.
Positioned prominently on the banks of the majestic Lake Michigan, the vast McCormick Place Convention Centre is the largest of its kind in North America. Just a short walk away from the hotel, the venue hosts some of the world’s major trade shows, from the Chicago Auto Show to the International Home & Housewares Show. In addition to a selection of executive venues, McCormick Place is also home to its own bird sanctuary, numerous libraries and a 100,000 square foot ballroom.
Hotel guests hoping to experience all of Chicago’s sights and sounds are within close proximity to one of the city’s major tourist hotspots, the Museum Campus. Spanning 57 acres of parkland, this waterfront area is dedicated to Chicago’s finest academic institutions and historic sporting venues. Tourists are free to spend an afternoon browsing the exhibitions of the Field Museum of Natural History, the Adler Planetarium and the Shedd Aquarium, all of which are also child-friendly. Sports enthusiasts will also be pleased to hear that one of the NFL’s most iconic football stadiums is also within walking distance. The Soldier Field stadium was built in 1924 and has served as home to the Chicago Bears since 1971. Visitors are advised to grab a hotdog and enjoy a game for a quintessentially Chicagoan experience.
Also located on the waterfront is Chicago’s most popular outdoor retreat, Grant Park. Known for its shady pockets of greenery and lush gardens, Grant Park is the ideal place in which to kick back and relax after a packed itinerary of sightseeing.