COVID-19 Update: In light of recent citywide event cancellations, current restaurant occupancy and event size guidelines, and global travel restrictions to keep travelers safe, Chicago Athletic Association will temporarily cease normal hotel operations until the first quarter of 2021. 

During this period, the hotel will not accept any new reservations for stays through the first quarter of 2021 and existing reservations booked through the hotel or Hyatt prior to July 22, 2020 will be cancelled at no penalty. All restaurants will remain closed.

For future sales, weddings & events inquiries, please reach out to sales@chicagoathletichotel.com.

Stay and Play in an Iconic Chicago Locale


Embodying more than a century of timeless Chicago style, Chicago Athletic Association hotel opened its doors in 2015 to welcome revelers to its prime Michigan Avenue location. Nestled directly across the street from Millennium Park, the boutique hotel is housed within a Venetian Gothic 1893 building that sports modern amenities infused with grand historic details, lauded restaurants, ballrooms with jaw-dropping Lake Michigan views, and cozy pubs where libations and conversation flow freely.

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Rooms + Suites

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Junior Suite
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Explore elegant rooms and suites that harken back to a bygone era with subtle nods to the hotel’s athletic heritage and clubroom history—plus modern amenities, cozy linens, and incredible views.

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Founder's Fee

Due to the limited services being offered at this time, the hotel has also suspended charging Founders Fee for stays through August 31st, 2020. For inquiries, please contact the hotel directly.

A daily Founder's fee of $25 (subject to change) will be added to your rate. Click here to view inclusions.

Fitness Center

Fitness Center

Fitness Center

Our fitness facility is open 24 hours a day. Enjoy discounted personal training or private group sessions with On Your Mark Coaching + Training, available upon request.

Hours

24/7

Pet Friendly

Pet-friendly

Your furry friends are welcome here. There’re no weight limits, but we kindly request only two pets per room. Pets are not allowed inside our restaurants and bars, by law, but you’re free to bring them to the lobby. Our doormen offer waste bags and can point you to Chicago’s most pet-friendly walking paths and parks.

We also offer a “MVPet Package,” which includes:

  • In-room dog food & water bowl
  • In-room dog bed
  • Welcome doggie biscuit
  • Shake Shack Bag-of-Bones & cheeseburger dog toy

Fees

No fees

Weight Limits

No weight limit – but please no more than two pets per room. Guests with pets must sign an animal waiver form upon check-in. Service animals are exempt from restrictions.

Special Events

Weddings

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Weddings

Discover four sophisticated wedding venues in the heart of downtown Chicago at our hotel, ranging from ornate ballrooms—boasting authentic 19th-century glamor like historic stained glass—to non-traditional venues that’ll wow your guests too. 

Meetings

Boardroom

Meetings

Pull out all the stops for your next meeting or event, choosing from more than 17,000 square feet of inventive venue space—including a restored basketball court and swimming pool.
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