Overview

The Drake
Top Lake Hotel

140 East Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611-1501, United States
+1 312 787 2200

RM 723+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 1,995 reviews

Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.4
  • 6.7
  • 6.2

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  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Real Chicago: The Drake Hotel is a historic, downtown Chicago hotel landmark in the Gold Coast, and has been a symbol of elegance and style since its opening in 1920. Celebrities and guests from around the world stay at our hotel to experience our first class service and excellent Chicago hotel location: where the Magnificent Mile begins. Chicago City Attractions: Navy Pier, Michigan Avenue Location, Magnificent Mile Shopping & Dining, Lake Michigan, Bloomingdale's, Oak Street Beach, Chicago Gold Coast, John Hancock Center, Water Tower Place, Lincoln Park Zoo, North Avenue Beach. We offer stunning city and Lake Michigan views and puts you in the heart and soul center of Chicago's famous shopping, nightlife, culture and local dining. The Drake Dining Options: Drake Bros' Restaurant, Famed Cape Cod Room, Coq D'Or Restaurant & Lounge, Afternoon Tea in the Palm Court. You'll enjoy the best of both worlds with luxurious guest rooms, opulent suites, uncompromising service and world-class amenities. Plus all the high tech extras you've come to rely on. We look forward to welcoming you. The Standard in Chicago Hotel Accommodations: Serta Serenity Bed, High style furniture, High-speed Internet access (usage fee), European-style bed linens, Italian marble bathrooms, La Source bath amenities by Crabtree & Evelyn, Clock Radio with MP3 connection, 100% smoke-free accommodations.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Express check out
    • Coffee shop
    • Internet (surcharge)
    • Parking (surcharge)
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,995 reviews
    • 10.0 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.4 "Excellent wellness & sports facilities."
      9.3 "top-notch fitness area, thought 93%."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      8.6 "Near to public transport, according to 86%."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "72% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      7.1 "71% were happy with the room service."
      7.1 "Housekeeping was great, according to 71%."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.8 "88% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "100% said the recreation staff was great."
    • 8.1 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.7 "Average cleanliness."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.8 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 58%."
    • 6.2 "Average comfort."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were big enough."
      6.2 "Beds were acceptable for 62%."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "Beds were acceptable for 62%."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were big enough."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.8 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 58%."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the shower was ok."
      5.0 "50% thought the minibar was ok."
      6.0 "For only 60%, the tv was ok."
    • 4.7 "Value below average."
      2.7 "73% thought it was overpriced."
    • 3.5 "Internet is poor."
      3.9 "61% said the wifi quality was bad."
      2.7 "73% thought it was overpriced."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,077 reviews
    • 10.0 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.7 "87% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.1 "Good vibe."
      9.0 "90% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.6 "96% said it was a stylish hotel."
      8.3 "83% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 6.5 "Average cleanliness."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were big enough."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.6 "Value below average."
    • 3.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 618 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.1 "71% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.0 "Good vibe."
      8.7 "87% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.5 "95% said it was a stylish hotel."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 6.3 "Average cleanliness."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
      7.0 "70% thought rooms were spacious."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.8 "Value below average."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 119 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.4 "Good vibe."
      9.1 "91% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 179 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.3 "Tasty food."
    • 7.2 "Good amenities."
      7.2 "72% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 6.9 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."
    • 4.2 "Value below average."
      2.6 "74% thought it was overpriced."
    • 3.4 "Internet is poor."
      2.6 "74% thought it was overpriced."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Lake Hotel
    Guests say this is a nice lake hotel.
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
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