The Peninsula Chicago

The Peninsula Chicago is an elegant luxury hotel set in a landmark high – rise. The Peninsula Chicago is an integral part of Chicago life and is the discerning choice in a city renowned for its imaginative art and design. The hotel’s refashioned suites and guestrooms set visionary standards for luxury drawing influences from the hotel’s French Deco public spaces, Lake Michigan and the Chicago River.


Since opening its doors in 2001, The Peninsula Chicago has been awarded numerous accolades including prestigious Forbes Five Star and AAA Five Diamond awards every year. The hotel’s location, service and luxurious rooms and suites make it one of the finest hotels in North America.

Deluxe King Guestrooms offer delightful westward city views overlooking Rush Street or south overlooking Superior Street while Deluxe Double Guestrooms offers views overlooking Michigan Avenue.  The room includes a 55” television with sound bar, complimentary worldwide VOIP phone calls, window-side dining table for two, lounge furniture, tablet technology offering 11 languages, nutrition centre featuring a Nespresso machine, exclusive Bernardaud China.

Grand Premier King Guestrooms feature magnificent views of Chicago’s premier shopping district, Michigan Avenue. The room features a king bed, custom Pratesi linens, 55” television with sound bar, complimentary worldwide VOIP phone calls, window-side dining table for two, small sofa and tablet.

With views overlooking Michigan Avenue and a bright and airy atmosphere, the spacious one-bedroom Junior Suites are the most popular among guests. Separate bedroom and living areas offer contemporary interiors with a cosmopolitan attitude and are divided by an artisan crafted glass wall.

Premier Deluxe Suites offer enticing views of Chicago Avenue, overlooking Water Tower Park. The one-bedroom suite includes sliding panel doors, separating the living room from the bedroom for privacy. The bedroom features custom Pratesi linens, 48” bedroom television, vanity dressing table with illuminated mirror, powder room and a spacious marble master bath featuring a dressing room, dual vanities, soaking tub and separate shower.

This truly large suite features a marble reception, with spectacular north, east and south views of Chicago on three sides of the building, this suite includes two bedrooms, two marble bathrooms, a powder room, two dressing rooms and a dining room for six. The Grand Suite also features a home theatre in the living room and pantry adjacent to the dining room. For added security and privacy, the Grand Suite can be blocked off from the rest of the hotel.

Sitting atop the 18th floor over Michigan and Chicago Avenues, the timelessly elegant Peninsula Suite is something very special. Expect every amenity, from a baby grand piano to wrap-around terrace overlooking Lake Michigan and an outdoor whirlpool tub. It converts from a one- to three- bedroom suite, with the entire wing easily blocked off for guests requiring additional privacy.

Dining at The Peninsula Chicago is nothing short of exceptional with three award-winning restaurants, each uniquely known for outstanding cuisine and superlative service.   From the classic European fare on offer at Pierrot Gourmet to the highly-acclaimed Chinese cuisine of Shanghai Terrace and the international menu at The Lobby, guests return time and again knowing perfection is guaranteed.

Shanghai Terrace was voted the number one “Chinese Restaurant in Chicago”. The Restaurant offers Cantonese delicacies amidst a 1930s supper club décor, or outside on The Terrace with spectacular skyline views and cocktails. Step into the seductive setting of the restaurant and savour distinctive cuisine, consistently honoured with the AAA Four Diamond Award.

Pierrot Gourmet, a European-style café and bistro is all about people watching and basking in the sun – where tables surrounded by colourful flowers face out on a bustling Rush Street.  Inside, Pierrot Gourmet takes on a cosy farmhouse-inspired ambience with rustic wood panels and wrought iron accents.

Taking health and fitness to new heights, the 19th and 20th floors of the hotel are entirely dedicated to wellness. Indulge in Asian-inspired treatments at The Spa, work out at the state-of-the-art Fitness Centre or dive into the half-Olympic length swimming pool surrounded by 20-foot (6 metres) floor-to-ceiling windows looking out over the Chicago cityscape.

The Peninsula Chicago’s coveted indoor pool, located on the 19th floor, offers breath-taking views of Lake Michigan and the city through 20-foot floor-to-ceiling windows. Swim laps in the morning, relax in the Jacuzzi after a long day, or participate in an invigorating aqua class at The Pool. During warmer weather, enjoy the sunshine on The Peninsula’s sun terrace as while reclining on a lounge chair on the adjoining sun deck.