Best Rooms: Booking a Deluxe room will guarantee a high floor, as rooms in this category are only found on floors 22 - 26. On these floors, the rooms facing east offer the best city views of the Gold Coast neighborhood.
Best Rooms: Although the hotel doesn't offer full lake views, the Luxury King rooms on the higher floors, 16 and up, are your best bet for a partial lake view. If you can spring for a suite, consider the Prestige Suites; these are corner rooms, with numbers ending in *08 (e.g. 1708, 2008), which offer partial lake views and a view of Hancock Tower.
Best Rooms: Any room above floor 14 will have great views of the cityscape.
4 star hotel
Area: Gold Coast
0.27 mi from Newberry Library
Best Rooms: Rooms with numbers ending in *03 and *04 (e.g. 503, 504, 603, 604) have great views of Magnificent Mile. But even if you can't nab one of those rooms, you'll be pleased to know that all standard rooms offer city views.
Best Rooms: Odd-numbered Deluxe room have the best views of the lake, which is the preferred view.
Best Rooms: Grand Deluxe Rooms are the most popular for a view because they face Michigan Ave. and the Water Tower.