To accommodate your travel plans, rooms are available in our block starting August 8th and ending August 23rd.
The Drake Hotel is rich in history and architectural integrity. Conceptualized by architect Benjamin Marshall, the Nation’s first urban resort came to fruition on the cornerstone of the Magnificent Mile and Lake Shore Drive by brothers John and Tracy Drake. The Drake was known as a city within a city, complete with an array of leisure activities and luxurious amenities within its famed front doors. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, its distinguished service and historic traditions offer guests a real Chicago experience
140 E Walton Pl, Chicago, IL 60611
Flying into Chicago is fairly easy. You have two airports to choose from: Chicago O’Hare (KORD) or Chicago Midway (KMDW). If you’re flying in from outside of the United States, O’Hare is a convenient choice. If you are flying domestic, Midway would offer you a more economical option. For more information please visit FlyChicago.
Chicago has many options for transportation from subways to taxi cabs and pretty much anything in-between.
For information about how to get from O’Hare to the hotel via public transportation click here.
For information about how to get from Midway to the hotel via public transportation click here.
A cab from O’Hare to the hotel will be approximately $35-$55 one way. The cost from Midway will be approximately $35-$40.
Lyft or Uber are both options as well, although rates vary.
NOTE: Renting a car is not advised because parking downtown is expensive and difficult.