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St. Jane Chicago
4.5 out of 5
230 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL
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4.7/5Exceptional! (1,690 reviews)

"Location was great, facility clean and comfortable. Great place , would likely stay here again"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 31, 2020

St. Jane Chicago
Virgin Hotels Chicago
4.5 out of 5
203 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $196 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,566 reviews)

"The hotel has been recently renovated and I love the new vibe. It is very artistic and comfy. There was constant noise from construction still taking place. However, I’m not going to complain because the hotel staff gave me a complimentary late checkout."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 23, 2020

Virgin Hotels Chicago
Staypineapple, An Iconic Hotel, The Loop
4 out of 5
1 W Washington St, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $130 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,019 reviews)

"Very clean and the staff got us anything we needed. Definitely recommend and will definitely return."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 16, 2020

Staypineapple, An Iconic Hotel, The Loop
LondonHouse Chicago, Curio Collection by Hilton
4.5 out of 5
85 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $171 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (2,362 reviews)

"Incredible views. Very clean and professional. Excellent location!"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 13, 2020

LondonHouse Chicago, Curio Collection by Hilton
Chicago Athletic Association
4.5 out of 5
12 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL
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4.5/5Wonderful! (995 reviews)

"Great location, building and extremely polite staff"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

Chicago Athletic Association
The Blackstone, Autograph Collection
4 out of 5
636 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL
The price is CA $232 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)

"Decor is fabulous. Would have liked bottled water in the room."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 8, 2020

The Blackstone, Autograph Collection
Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
3.5 out of 5
500 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $171 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (999 reviews)

"Very nice hotel!!!! And showtime made our stay!!! Will definitely stay there again!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 18, 2020

Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Hampton Inn Majestic Chicago Theatre District
3 out of 5
22 W Monroe St, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $158 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (991 reviews)

"Nice hotel, managed by Hilton, not a luxury but very good location, in a historical building and very very good staff, big rooms. I stayed one week with my 2 children and we had complimentary breakfast included, also coffee / tea facility in the room a little refrigerator. Breakfast is a take away ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 19, 2020

Hampton Inn Majestic Chicago Theatre District
theWit Chicago - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
4.5 out of 5
201 N State Street, Chicago, IL
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4.5/5Wonderful! (998 reviews)

"The customer service was amazing. Wish there were microwaves in the rooms."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 5, 2020

theWit Chicago - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
Hampton Inn Chicago Downtown/N Loop/Michigan Ave
3 out of 5
68 E. Wacker Place, Chicago, IL
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The price is CA $134 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (968 reviews)

"Excellent customer service very clean quiet beautiful view"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 11, 2020

Hampton Inn Chicago Downtown/N Loop/Michigan Ave
Fairmont Chicago at Millennium Park
4.5 out of 5
200 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $303 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,106 reviews)

"I absolutely loved the Fairmont Chicago! It is a beautiful hotel situated in a great location! Very close and in walking distance to Millennium and Grant Parks, restaurants and the Riverwalk. Our view was absolutely amazing complete with both a city and lake view! The rooms are very modern and chic ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 21, 2020

Fairmont Chicago at Millennium Park
Central Loop Hotel
4 out of 5
111 West Adams Street, Chicago, IL
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4.2/5Excellent! (2,195 reviews)

"Overall our stay at the hotel was nice. The only complaint we have is the mattress was absolutely terrible. It was very very hard which made it difficult to sleep."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

Central Loop Hotel
River Hotel
4 out of 5
75 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $118 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (2,740 reviews)

"Very good staff. Very friendly and made me feel welcome"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 8, 2020

River Hotel
Club Quarters Hotel, Central Loop
4 out of 5
111 West Adams Street, Chicago, IL
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4.2/5Excellent! (1,864 reviews)

"Great location for us near Union Station. Amazingly quiet, very clean. It would have been nice to have more than 1 face towel, but no biggy."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 23, 2020

Club Quarters Hotel, Central Loop
Hilton Chicago
4 out of 5
720 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL
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4.2/5Very Good! (2,051 reviews)

"We will be back! I booked the trip for my sons 15th birthday. When we got there we got a room upgrade. Everyone was so nice and helpful. Our second day everything closed because of coronavirus, the consierge was so helpful giving us ideas on other things to do! My only negative would be I wish the ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 2020

Hilton Chicago
Palmer House a Hilton Hotel
4 out of 5
17 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL
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4.1/5Very Good! (4,221 reviews)

"The problem was the location. On the Saturday, almost everything was closed, and I could not eat where I wanted to eat, either outside the hotel or in the hotel."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 1, 2020

Palmer House a Hilton Hotel
Congress Plaza Hotel
3.5 out of 5
520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $116 per night
3.7/5Good! (5,801 reviews)

"Historic hotel, fantastic staff. In need of an update, but staff makes up for that."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 10, 2020

Congress Plaza Hotel
Pittsfield Apartments + Suites
2.5 out of 5
55 E Washington St., Chicago, IL
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3.1/5 (1,266 reviews)

"Great location, confusing check in, outdated but clean apartment."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Pittsfield Apartments + Suites
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Frequently asked questions

What should a history enthusiast expect from a trip to The Loop?
During a vacation in The Loop, historians and history enthusiasts alike may want to plan a visit to the monuments. And while you’re here, you can check out the acclaimed art scene and fascinating museums. You can also take time at the popular shops in this vibrant area.
What's the best hotel in The Loop to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Congress Plaza Hotel is a top 3.5-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features 2 restaurants and free WiFi. Buckingham Fountain is a short walk away. A couple of other options near historic sites include Palmer House a Hilton Hotel and Hilton Chicago.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in The Loop?
In The Loop, there are 188 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 43 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical sites and other places to visit in The Loop?
The Loop is notable for its monuments and landmarks like Buckingham Fountain, Civic Opera House, and Chicago Cultural Center. Known for its museums and art, cultural venues include Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Theatre, and Cadillac Palace Theatre. Other popular sights include Millennium Park and Grant Park.
What is a historic hotel like in The Loop?
A historic hotel gives guests the chance to stay in a place that’s been recognized with an official historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can be palaces, castles, stately homes or even lodges, pubs, or skyscrapers — any building that’s been identified as being of special interest. These types of hotels in The Loop often retain original elements like traditional architecture and period features in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
These are quite similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., while “heritage hotel” is often used in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to place more significance on the architecture and building. Mainly heritage hotels draw meaning from the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in The Loop have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, but interiors include modern conveniences and safety features. Guests can expect the amenities you’d find in a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, and updated bathroom facilities. In The Loop, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or rundown.

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