The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Michigan Avenue Chicago

Self Rated: 4.5 out of 5
521 North Rush Street, Chicago, IL, 60611, United States of America
4.6 out of 5 rating 1994 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.6

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Property Details

Property Location

A stay at The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Michigan Avenue Chicago places you in the heart of Chicago, steps from Tribune Tower and Michigan Avenue. This 4.5-star hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Wrigley Building and 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Chicago Riverwalk.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 311 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Cable programming and iPod docking stations are provided for your entertainment, while wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Amenities

Enjoy recreation amenities such as a 24-hour fitness center or take in the view from a rooftop terrace. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a ballroom.

Dining

Enjoy American cuisine at Circa Restaurant and Loun, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 6:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Chicago? This hotel has facilities measuring 3388 square feet (315 square meters), including conference space. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Michigan Avenue - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Tribune Tower - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
State Street - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Chinese Consulate - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Wrigley Building - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Chicago Riverwalk - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Chicago Water Tower - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
House of Blues Chicago - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Museum of Contemporary Art - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Water Tower Place - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Prentice Women's Hospital - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Grant Park - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
John Hancock Center - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) - 21.5 km / 13.4 mi
Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 28.7 km / 17.9 mi
Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 41.1 km / 25.5 mi

The preferred airport for The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Michigan Avenue Chicago is Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Important Information

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


  • Parking height restrictions apply.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 150.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: USD 16 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 19.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 75.00 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 125 per pet, per stay (maximum USD 75.00 per stay)

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

Features
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Electric car charging station
  • -Ballroom
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 3388
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 14
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 315
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Express check-out
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage
  • -Assistive listening devices available