The Willows Hotel

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
555 W Surf St, Chicago, IL, 60657, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 191 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Willows Hotel in Chicago (Lakeview), you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Briar Street Theatre and Vic Theatre. This boutique hotel is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Lincoln Park Zoo and 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Wrigley Field.


Make yourself at home in one of the 55 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. Flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a fireplace in the lobby.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Briar Street Theatre - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Vic Theatre - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Lincoln Hall - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Apollo Theater Chicago - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
DePaul University-Lincoln Park - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Athenaeum Theatre - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Theater Wit - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Lincoln Park Zoo - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Park West - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
North Avenue Beach - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Wrigley Field - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Second City - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Chicago History Museum - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Oak Street Beach - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi

The nearest airports are:
Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 26 km / 16.2 mi
Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) - 26.5 km / 16.5 mi
Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 38.4 km / 23.8 mi

The preferred airport for The Willows Hotel is Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 25.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Vending machine
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Elevator