Stay a While in Style at These Top Hotels in Chicago
Romantic Hotels in Chicago
The Peninsula Chicago
The palatial Peninsula Chicago offers five-star accommodations that attract heads of state, celebrities and other VIPs. Everything about it impresses, including huge rooms that range from the 531-square-foot Superior Room to the 3,645-square-foot Peninsula Suite.
Each one has lots of high-tech features like personal televisions, iPod docks and control panels for adjusting the lighting, as well as marble baths with deep-soaking tubs.
Couples can enjoy relaxing at the 19th-floor indoor pool, hot stone massages and other treatments at the spa, and four onsite dining options, including Z Bar, the property’s rooftop lounge that serves mouthwatering international cuisine. The “Keys to the City” perks include a private shopping session at Saks Fifth Avenue, a priority pass and an Art Institute guidebook.
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The Thompson Chicago is an ideal spot for a romantic rendezvous as it’s within walking distance of the lake, fantastic shopping and cafes in the Gold Coast neighborhood. Spacious rooms are oozing with elegance, including floor-to-ceiling windows and bathrooms that feature lots of high-end amenities like soaking tubs for two.
Its onsite Italian eatery Nico Osterio is considered one of the best restaurants in town, serving house-made pasta and creative high-end cocktails. If you’re thinking about popping the question, the Thompson also offers an engagement package that includes complimentary Lexus car service, a private helicopter tour, champagne toast and a photo of the moment you become engaged.
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St. Jane Hotel
The Hard Rock Hotel Chicago became the St. Jane in the summer of 2018 in honor of activist Jane Addams. Set within the landmark Art Deco Carbide and Carbon Building, the Tower at St. Jane offers the ultimate romantic retreat with velvet furniture and sweeping views of Lake Michigan, the city skyline and the river.
You’ll also get access to a 24th-floor lounge and dedicated concierge staff that will take care of all your needs.