Plan an unforgettable stay in the heart of downtown at Chicago’s Essex Inn on Michigan Avenue. Our downtown Chicago hotel is located next to Grant Park and the Buckingham Fountain. We are a short distance from the shore of Lake Michigan and the city’s best museums and attractions such as Navy Pier. Whether you want to shop on the Magnificent Mile, visit the Shedd Aquarium, bike or jog along the lakeshore or climb up Willis Tower, the best of Chicago is right outside your door.
The spacious rooms at Essex Inn are designed for simplicity and comfort, so guests always enjoy a relaxing stay at a great value. All accommodations include flat-screen TVs, coffeemakers, work desks and mini-fridges. Families love our sprawling suites overlooking beautiful Lake Michigan, and work trips are a breeze with our free Wi-Fi and business center.
Keep up with your workout routine in the hotel fitness center, and then relax on our scenic rooftop garden. At our downtown Chicago hotel, our first-class amenities are second to none.
Book a room today and discover the ultimate downtown Chicago hotel for yourself.