About the hotel
Deluxe Class Traditional Hotel. The hotel is perfectly located at the heart of the Gold Coast, overlooking Lake Michigan, across from Oak Street Beach, and right on the Magnificent Mile, in the centre of the city's exciting shopping, nightlife, culture and dining.
The guestrooms are large and are distinctively furnished in traditional decor with upscale amenities. The marbled floor bathrooms are with bath and shower. The distinctively furnished traditional rooms offer comfort and style as well as a mini-bar, over-sized closets, high speed Internet, executive desk with phone and data port, phones in bathroom and at bedside, 25TV with gratis cable and movie channel, pay-per-view movies, Nintendo game, dual-line telephone system, video games, caller ID, hair dryer, iron/ironing board, coffee maker and a full-length mirror.
Enjoy award-winning dining and entertainment facilities. Overlooking Lake Michigan, the restaurant is located on the corner where the famed Magnificent Mile meets the Gold Coast. No matter what season of the year, the views, food and service can't be beaten. A very famous seafood restaurant opened its doors in 1933 to rave reviews and has been winning awards and accolades ever since. With a New England rustic ambiance complete with red-checkered tablecloths, hanging copper pots and pans, exposed wood beams, sailing artifacts, and a nautical theme, the captains serve up the freshest fish and seafood available.
This is a landmark, lakefront hotel with an enchanting view of this fast-paced city.
The lobby of the hotel is large, full of luxury and glamor, with extensive seating areas ranging from leather sofas to cozy and comfortable cloth sofas surrounded by beautiful oil paintings.
The Drake is a cityscape landmark and has been a symbol of white glove elegance for eighty years. The pride of all Chicagoans, it has been the first choice of celebrities and heads of state since its opening in 1920.