Inspiration for Your Chicago Adventure
The mission of our concierge is to ensure your stay is exactly as you envisioned it. You can count on us to point you in the right direction, whether you’re looking for the latest exhibition at one of Chicago's renowned museums or the best shopping in town. Make the most of your stay in downtown Chicago with our exclusive concierge picks.
Contact our Concierge directly by email or at 312-542-3415 for more suggestions on curating your stay.
Established in 2008, KOVAL Distillery stands today as Chicago’s oldest distillery. They produce a variety of organic whiskeys, liqueurs, and specialty spirits, attracting visitors from all over. Always made from scratch, their signature whiskey is aged in 30-gallon charred barrels. KOVAL offers tours, cocktail classes, and whiskey workshops. Enjoy a curated experience at this iconic Chicago distillery when you book your stay using our exclusive Tapping the Barrel package.
Maggie Daley Park
One of the most notable parks in Chicago, Maggie Daley Park spans 20 acres in the Loop neighborhood. More than just your average park, the Maggie Daley Park features a winding ice-skating ribbon, rock-climbing walls, a mini-golf course, and tennis courts. Be sure to pay a visit to one of the best parks in Chicago during your stay.
Shops at North Bridge
Add a few extra pounds to your suitcase after spending an afternoon at the four-level shopping center, The Shops at North Bridge. Located along six blocks of Magnificent Mile, The Shops feature a range of upscale retailers including BOSS, M.A.C. Cosmetics, Stuart Weitzman, and more. The shopping center also offers dining options, including the famous Eataly.
The Art Institute of Chicago
Home to some of the most famous works of art in the country, The Art Institute of Chicago is a must-see on any visit to Chicago. Found in the middle of Grant Park, the museum welcomes roughly 1.5 million guests a year and has a permanent collection that includes about 300,000 works of art. Dive into history and explore to your heart’s content during your visit to the Art Institute.
Untitled Supper Club
A contemporary revival of a classic Prohibition-era supper club. Our concierge highly recommends this modern speakeasy with a classic Chicago feel. The Untitled Supper Club is an upscale dining establishment mixed with a social cocktail club scene. Come for the drinks and stay for the live music and vintage-cabernet style entertainment.
Get an up-close look at some of your favorite sea creatures at the Shedd Aquarium — from belugas and stingrays to otters and sea turtles. A popular local attraction, Shedd Aquarium admits two million guests each year. More than just a tourist destination, the aquarium takes care to rescue and rehabilitate wildlife and endangered species.
Want more suggestions for things to do in Chicago during your stay? Visit our calendar of events page.