New Chicago Hotels

Before you book a hotel for your next stay in Chicago, consider what qualities you consider the most essential for your enjoyment. Do you like historic buildings? Do you prefer a hotel that’s a bit upscale or are you seeking affordability? There are some guests who prefer to check out the freshest additions to the Chicago skyline. Like all big cities, the Windy City is constantly in flux, as older constructions are brought low and new designs arise from the rubble. If you want a modern, sleek, new hotel to stay in, Chicago is always constructing exciting new accommodations for you to stay in and enjoy.

Over a dozen hotels opened in Chicago between 2017 and 2018. One such hotel at the McCormick Center received three brands by Hilton- Hilton Garden, Hampton Inn, and Home2 Suites, all by Hilton Chicago McCormick Center. It’s connected to the convention center by a skybridge and carries business convenience onward through meeting rooms, business centers, and all the equipment you might need for work. A restaurant and fitness center are also available. Also exceptionally new to Chicago with its October 2018 opening is Aloft Chicago Mag Mile. An exceptionally style-conscious building featuring pop art, dark textured walls, and sleek modern furnishing, Aloft includes an indoor pool, pool table, snack bar, bar and lounge, and more amenities.

Other hotels that opened recently include Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection, Cambria Chicago Loop – Theatre District, Ace Hotel, Marriott Marquis Chicago, Viceroy Hotel, Hotel Zachary, Four Points by Sheraton Mount Prospect O’Hare, and St. Jane Chicago. These exceptionally modern hotels all place an emphasis on convenience, in particular for the frequent business traveler on the go. Furthermore, they’re designed with an eye towards environmental sustainability and interesting design choices. Hotel Zachary, for example, located just across the street from Wrigley Field has a green roof. The Viceroy Hotel features curved rooms and ample natural lighting in all areas, including dining and bar areas.

Chicago’s newest hotels aren’t always the most affordable, but they often offer the most intriguing balance of features, appearance, and services. If located in the heart of the city, parking will typically not be free, though some of those located in the suburbs may trend towards being free. Whether you’re planning a stay for pleasure, business, or romance, you’re sure to admire the refreshing new take on travel offered by modern, recently-built hotels in Chicago.

Aloft Chicago Downtown River North

Aloft Chicago Downtown River North offers urban-contemporary style in the trendy River North neighborhood. Theater, dining and entertainment is all within reach, as is shopping on nearby Magnificent Mile. In your room, enjoy free WiFi, mini refrigerators and flat-screen TVs.

Home2 Suites by Hilton Chicago River North

Home2 Suites by Hilton Chicago River North is an all-suite hotel perfect for your extended stay. Rooms boast living areas, full kitchens and spacious work accommodations. Enjoy a full hot breakfast every morning and the combined fitness and laundry Spin2 Cycle center.

Aloft Chicago Mag Mile

Between Ohio Street Beach and Magnificent Mile, find the new trendy hotel in town: Aloft Chicago Mag Mile. Contemporary interiors are outfitted with oversized TVs and free high-speed wifi. At the end of the day, top of your visit with a nightcap at the popular W XYZ.

Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection

Two blocks from Ohio Street Beach and the Chicago lakefront, Hotel EMC2 offers stylish accommodations in Streeterville. Local artwork charms along with thoughtful amenities, like a chic coworking space and popular on-site restaurant, The Albert. And, you’ll have two robotic assistants on hand at all times.

Viceroy Hotel Chicago

Viceroy is a five-star hotel in the heart of Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood. In the former home of the 1920s era Cedar Hotel, Viceroy today offers unadulterated luxury in the form of Michilin Star dining, a rooftop pool and lounge, and an on-site Tesla to take you around in style.

St. Jane Hotel Chicago

Situated in the historic Carbon and Carbide Building, the St. Jane hotel is one of the newest places to stay in Downtown Chicago. Just blocks from the Chicago River, the Art Deco building is equally stunning inside. For the most luxurious experience, reserve a room in The Tower on floors 24 and up.

Staypineapple The Loop Chicago

Staypineapple, An Iconic Hotel, The Loop Chicago is tucked in a historic building near the bustling theater district. Its trendy location and modern amenities are anything but staid, offering bright robes and matching yellow beach cruisers for guests. Plus, you can bring your pup!

Cambria Chicago Loop – Theatre District

Sharing a building with the James M Nederlander Theatre, the Cambria Hotel Chicago Loop has a prominent location in the heart of the theatre district. It also boasts an on-site eatery, free WiFi, a state-of-the-art fitness center and loads of business amenities.