Best Rooms: Only ten stories high, you won't find any great city views. Try to stay on the east side of the hotel for at least a view of Wabash Avenue.
Best Rooms: Higher floors facing north offer the best views of Michigan Ave., while the northwest views are of the Chicago River and the Marina Towers.
3 star hotel
Area: The Loop
0.30 mi from Chicago Cultural Center
Best Rooms: Most views are obstructed by surrounding buildings; however, suites facing east may offer a better view.
Best Rooms: If you're looking for the best view, it's best to book a Chicago River View room. All standard guest rooms have city views, but the views may be blocked by surrounding buildings.
Best Rooms: For views of Lake Michigan, request an even-numbered room on floors 17 - 35 in the West Tower.
3 star hotel
Area: Near North Side
0.59 mi from Chicago Cultural Center
Best Rooms: Rooms facing opposite East Grand Avenue have the best city views, from floors 15 and higher; these can be booked in any room category, though suites with 2 double beds with this view are limited.
4 star hotel
Area: Magnificent Mile
0.62 mi from Chicago Cultural Center
Best Rooms: Rooms ending in *01 or *02 on the 31st floor or higher (e.g. 3102, 4501) offer partial views of the Chicago River. Even-numbered rooms between *04 - *36, on or above the 25th floor (e.g. 2610, 4624) have partial views of Lake Michigan.