The Drake, a Hilton hotel

Chicago, IL Hotel
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Hilton Hotels
Total meeting space3,252 sq. m
Guest rooms535
140 East Walton Place
Chicago, IL 60611

The Drake, a Hilton hotel

Chicago, IL Hotel
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Awarded one of the top 15 hotels in Chicago by Conde' Nast Readers Choice in 2013.


Room features and guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Internet access


  • Onsite restaurant

Business services

  • Business center

Recreational activities

  • Health club

Photo gallery


Meeting space

Total meeting space3,252 sq. m
Meeting rooms19
Largest room618 sq. m
Second largest room479 sq. m

Guest rooms

Total guest rooms535
Single (One bed)13
Double (Two beds)91




Local Attractions

John Hancock Observatory

Historical landmark
1 minute away
One Chicago´s most well-known buildings and the 12th tallest building in the world with 100 floors. Highly recommended visit: The Signature Room at the 95th offers diners exquisite food, superb service and a dazzling skyline view. Also at The Signature Lounge at the 96th you can enjoy one of the many specialty drinks from the extensive list of premium cocktails. The newest addition is the 360 Chicago Observation Deck featuring Tilt-- allowing you to "tilt" 1000 feet outward over the Magnificent Mile.

Willis Tower Skydeck

Historical landmark
2 mi. away
The former Sears Tower, is a 108-story, 1541-foot skyscraper. Willis Tower is the tallest building in the United States and the sixth-tallest freestanding structure in the world.
233 South Wacker
Chicago, IL

Oak Street Beach

1 minute away
Just north of the Magnificent Mile and a quick walk through the Pedway from The Drake, this beach is a hotspot for summer visitors from around the world.

The Art Institute of Chicago

2 mi. away
A favorite of locals and visitors alike, the Art Institute one of the world´s most notable collections of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art in its permanent collection.
111 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL

Museum of Contemporary Art

1 minute away
Just steps from The Drake, this museum offers exhibitions of the most thought-provoking art created since 1945.
220 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL

Navy Pier

2 mi. away
A multi-million dollar convention, cultural and recreation center and Chicago´s most visited attraction. (Proximity: 1.39 miles/19 min by bus). Recommended: Chicago´s Children´s Museumat Navy Pier and a ride on its famous Ferris Wheel.
600 E. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL

Millenium Park

2 mi. away
Jay Pritzker Pavilion, AT&T Plaza and Cloud Gate, Crown Fountain, Lurie Garden, McCormick Tribune Plaza & Ice Rink and Park Grill, BP Pedestrian Bridge, Harris Theater.
201 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL

Shedd Aquarium

3 mi. away
Strap a mask and flippers onto your imagination and chart a course to Shedd Aquarium. Have you ever gotten eye-to-eye with a dolphin? Or met a penguin on a stroll to the South Pole? Or immersed yourself in an Amazon flooded forest? At Shedd, it's all possible.
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL, US 60605

Distance from airport

  • 28.97 km from venue

Affiliated organizations


The Drake, a Hilton Hotel's reputation is unmatched—selected with a the mark of excellence, according to Successful Meetings magazine. In addition, readers of Meeting News awarded this distinguished property the honor of Excellence in Meeting and Service Facilities. The Drake’s twenty downtown Chicago meeting rooms can accommodate parties of five to 600. By any standard, its beauty, meetings functionality, and technological advancements are without par. And while Chicago meetings and celebrations at The Drake, a Hilton hotel often conjure images of its majestic 19th-century Georgian and Italian ballrooms, more intimate rooms afford grace and elegance on a smaller scale—perfect for receptions, executive board meetings, corporate retreats, and breakout meetings for a large conference. Experience the Real Chicago and our unique meeting space including historic ballrooms and breathtaking views of Lake Michigan. The highly energetic, expert event managers of The Drake team are organized, proactive, and unquestioningly attentive. Corporate planners enjoy the confidence of knowing that our professional staff is dedicated to satisfying the highest of expectations and that they will receive Hilton Hhonors Event Planner points for booking meeting space.

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Located on the Magnificent Mile and Oak Street Beach.


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