Best Rooms: Since the hotel is located in the middle of the city, the views are mainly of other buildings.
4 star hotel
Area: South Loop
0.38 mi from Old Colony Building
Best Rooms: If you're looking for some visual stimuli, reserve a Lake Michigan View room so you can look out over the lake as well as Grant Park.
3 star hotel
Area: The Loop
0.42 mi from Old Colony Building
Best Rooms: There aren't any real views from this hotel because it's only nine stories high, and surrounding buildings are all 15 stories or higher.
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.
Best Rooms: For the best view of the river, be sure to specifically book a River View room. These rooms also provide better city views than the City View room categories, because the latter rooms look out over buildings from the back of the hotel.
Best Rooms: Rooms on floor 6 offer the best city views, but rooms on lower floors may have a view of the alley.