Best Kid Friendly Hotels in Chicago
There are plenty of hotels in Downtown Chicago. Even though majority of downtown Chicago Hotels are business traveler focused, still there are many kid friendly hotels in Chicago for families. Usually downtown Chicago hotels tend to get packed during weekdays compared to weekends.
Today I have come up with the list of kid friendly hotels in Chicago downtown that can be useful to families with kids while planning a visit to Chicago. My recommendation list of kid friendly hotels in Chicago includes all kinds of hotels types, from luxury hotels to budget friendly hotels in downtown Chicago.
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Kid Friendly Hotels in Chicago – Expensive Hotels
1. Fairmont Hotel – the Loop Hotel
Fairmont is one of the luxurious hotels in downtown Chicago, place that’s been popular among celebrities including politicians and top level officers from the fortune 500 companies.
Fairmont luxury hotel features rooms with city views and lake views, in my opinion, you should ask for a room with lake view to enjoy great views of Lake Michigan. Overall, large upscale rooms decorated in modern style for guests comfort. The hotel is connected directly with the Lakeshore Athletic Club, where kids can enjoy the pool after 2 pm.
Fairmont Hotel is located at 200 N Columbus Drive, Chicago
2. Hilton Chicago – the South Loop Hotel
Hilton Chicago one of the luxurious hotels, full of history. Yes, you will be surprised to know that Hilton Chicago guests have included Queen Elizabeth, Emperor Hirohito and many other famous people from USA and around the world.
Hilton Chicago has been favorite among families as it is located right in front of Grant Park and close to all major museums including Shedd Aquarium and the Art Institute of Chicago.
Hotel features complimentary breakfast and indoor heated swimming pool and fitness center open to kids. Perfect for any season in Chicago.
Hilton Chicago Hotel is located at 720 S Michigan Ave, Chicago IL 60605
3. Four Seasons Hotel – Magnificent Mile Hotel
Families with kids are assured to get luxury at Four Seasons Hotel. Amazing luxurious indoor pool is definitely entertaining for kids. Hotel is located right on the Magnificent Mile, gives you plenty of options for family dining and shopping.
There are many kid friendly activities at the Four Seasons Hotel. The Hotel’s ice cream man with cart visit guests’ room to serve customized special sundaes. Kids can choose an ice cream and their choice of toppings to create their own special sundae. Cool isn’t it? Kids will have great time at Kids Clubroom featuring video games, foosball, board games, arts and crafts, a movie area and more.
In my opinion, one of the best luxurious kid friendly hotels in Chicago.
Four Seasons Hotel is located at 120 E Delaware Place, Chicago, IL 60611
4. InterContinental Chicago – Magnificent Mile Hotel
InterContinental Chicago hotel is located right on the Magnificent Mile, right in the heart of downtown Chicago. InterContinental Chicago hotel features Olympic size indoor heated pool, open to kids.
Being located right on the Michigan Ave, families have plenty of options for dining, shopping and activities. Hotel offers free shuttle to Navy Pier from the hotel. InterContinental Chicago hotel offers family fun package that includes complimentary breakfast before you go out and explore our windy city.
InterContinental Chicago hotel is located at 505 North Michigan Avenue, IL, Chicago 60611
5. Swissotel Chicago – The Loop Hotel
Swissotel Hotel offers kid friendly suites for family fun vacation in Chicago. At Swissotel Chicago every kid is a VIK, Very Important Kid. These Kids Suites features toys, books, games and more for all age kids.
This Kid Friendly package includes a two room suite – One room for adults and another for the kids. It also includes complimentary in-room movies and complimentary breakfast for two adults and up to two kids at The Palm restaurant.
Swissotel Chicago Hotel is located at 323 East Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago IL 60601
Kid Friendly Hotels in Chicago – Moderate Hotels
6. Hotel Allegro – the Loop Hotel
Hotel Allegro Chicago is a Kimpton Hotel, perfect hotel for families with kids. Hotel is located close to the Millennium Park, the Art Institute of Chicago and the Chicago Riverwalk.
Hotel Allegro Chicago is located at 171 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601
7. Homewood Suites by Hilton Chicago-Downtown – Magnificent Mile Hotel
Family-friendly all-suite hotel in downtown Chicago. Hotel Homewood Suites downtown Chicago features spacious rooms and offers complimentary breakfast to guests. Hotel is just a block away from the Red Line “L” train station and Magnificent Mile.
Hotel offers American Girl Package for 1 or 2 girls, featuring the ultimate sleepover for kids and their personal or newly purchased American Girl Dolls! This American Girl package includes, milk and cookies, two American Girl Doll fold out beds to take home and complimentary breakfast buffet daily.
Homewood Suites Chicago is located at 40 East Grand Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 60611
8. Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown – River North
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown hotel is also one of the popular hotels among families. Hotel features spacious guest rooms along with basic amenities. It also includes in-room video games for kid’s entertainment. Most importantly, guests get the free breakfast and Wi-Fi.
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago downtown hotel features indoor pool, where kids can have some fun after a daylong activities in Chicago. Hotel is located only few blocks away from the famous The Hard Rock Cafe and Rainforest Cafe.
In my opinion, families with young kids can have great time during dinner at tropical Rainforest Cafe.
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown hotel is located at 33 W Illinois Street, Chicago, IL 60610
9. Residence Inn Downtown – River North
Residence Inn Downtown River North hotel offers all-suite guest rooms along with amenities for your comfortable stay in Chicago. Hotel is just steps away from the top Chicago attractions such as Navy Pier, Willis Tower and Magnificent Mile.
Hotel is perfect for families with furry friends, yes it is pet-friendly hotel.
Residence Inn Downtown River North is located at 410 North Dearborn Street, Chicago, Illinois 60654
Kid Friendly Hotels in Chicago – Budget Hotels
10. Travelodge Chicago Downtown – the South Loop
Families on budget can take advantage of budget friendly Travelodge Chicago Downtown hotel. I would say Travelodge is budget friendly hotel, but still offering clean and neat environment and rooms at reasonable rates.
Travelodge Hotel is conveniently located close to the Grant Park and Museum Campus. In my opinion, families with kids will be spending lot of time on Museum Campus exploring Shedd Aquarium, the Field Museum of Natural History and many other museums.
Travelodge Chicago is located at
11. Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown – Magnificent Mile
If you are looking for the lowest price in downtown Chicago then Red Roof Inn is your one of the best budget friendly hotels. Families on budget can definitely save good money on hotel room rates at Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown hotel.
At Red Roof Inn Chicago room size is smaller compared to other hotels. But, in my opinion you will be spending most of your time exploring Chicago. I recommend King Suite for a family of three or four. Hotel is located right on the Magnificent Mile and other top attractions in Chicago.
Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown Hotel is located at 162 E Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611
There are so many hotels in Chicago, and many options make it difficult to choose a hotel for your next family getaway in Chicago. Hope, above list of 11 best kid-friendly hotels recommendation will help you plan your next family vacation in Chicago. You can book any kid-friendly hotels that fits your budget from the above recommended best kid-friendly hotels in Chicago, and you will never go wrong.
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