EMBASSY SUITES CHICAGO LAKEFRONT

EMBASSY SUITES CHICAGO LAKEFRONT

511 North Columbus Dr., Chicago, IL 60601 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3 Star Downtown Hotel in Cook County
41.8763594-87.6206023
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  • Has an indoor pool!
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Gym is available on property
  • 455 rooms in property
  • 12 floors in hotel
  • Check-out: 12pm
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 8 conference rooms in property

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Local Attractions

Experience Chicago within walking distance from the hotel:•Water Tower Place •Prestigious Michigan Avenue•Northwestern Memorial Hospital •Sears Tower Sky Deck •American Girl Place •Loyola University •University of Chicago - Graduate School of Business •University of Chicago's Gleacher CenterA brief taxi ride from the Embassy Suites Chicago - Downtown/Lakefront hotel brings you to more Chicago attractions...•Art Institute of ChicagoJohn G. Shedd AquariumField Museum of Natural History •Museum of Science and Industry •Adler Planetarium and Soldier Field Stadium - Home of Chicago Bears •Wrigley Field - Home of Chicago Cubs •United Center - Home of Chicago Bulls and Chicago Blackhawks •McCormick Place •The Hancock Observatory •Merchandise Mart

Customer Reviews of Embassy Suites Chicago Lakefront

Property Description

Each NEWLY RENOVATED, beautifully decorated suite features a private bedroom and spacious living room. Out of 455 suites you may choose from a king suite to a double Queen bedded suite. While staying at the Embassy Suites Chicago –Downtown/Lakefront, each of our spacious, one bedroom suites assure your comfort and convenience with:•A separate living area, complete with wet-bar, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, complimentary coffee and teas, full size sleeper sofa and a well lit dining/work area. •Two sink / vanity areas per suite•Two televisions with remote control, HBO, Pay-Per-View, and Nintendo games•Two telephones with modem hook-up, and voice mail •High Speed Internet (additional charges may apply)•** COMPLETED a $12 Million renovation in March 2008*** Rates are based on single and double occupancy. An additional $10.00 will be applied for each adult exceeding double occupancy. Above rates are based on our current availability and subject to change. Applicable city and state taxes are currently 15.4% any exemption requires a valid tax-exempt certificate. * Each suite includes complimentary cooked- to order Breakfast Buffet and access to nightly Manager’s Reception.* All of our meeting and banquet space went through a complete renovation which was completed in January 2012.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:4pm
Check Out:12pm
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:12
Rooms:455
Non Smoking Rooms:38
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:455
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Meeting Rooms:8 View Spaces
Meeting Space:12000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 250 people
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
90% Performace Clause on all contracts
Nightly Parking:49
Total Taxes:16.40%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax:10.75% (Sales Tax)
Occupancy Tax:15.50% (Meeting Room)
Food and Beverage Tax:10.75% (Sales Tax)
Other Tax: 7.00% (Service Charge)
Parking Fee:43.00 Per Night (Self-park)
Additional Person Fee:20.00 Per Person (over 18 years of age)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee:14.95 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge:17.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees:150.00 Per Item (Waived with Minimum)
Chef Attendant Fees:150.00 Per Item
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:25.00 Per Person (AVERAGE)
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:22.00 Per Person (AVERAGE)
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:34.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:40.00 Per Person (AVERAGE)
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:40.00 Per Person (AVERAGE)
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:40.00 Per Person (AVERAGE)
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:50.00 Per Person (AVERAGE)
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:60.00 Per Person (AVERAGE)
Morning Break Cost:12.00 Per Person (AVERAGE)
Afternoon Break Cost:20.00 Per Person (AVERAGE)
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:85.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 4.50 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 5.00 Per Item
Banquet Hosted Bar:24.00 Per Person/Per Hour (1-hour bar)
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres:40.00 Per Person/Per Hour (ESTIMATE ONLY)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Charge for early check out
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

• O’Hare International Airport- 20 miles, 35 minutes• Midway Airport-11 miles, 25 minutes

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Embassy Suites Chicago Lakefront

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Embassy Suites Chicago Lakefront.

Feel free to use the Embassy Suites Chicago Lakefront meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Chicago event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Chicago River Ballroom63 x 99 x 176240300/380240324156126----/--450500--
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Chicago River Ballroom

The Chicago River Ballroom was recently renovated in January 2012. This space is located on the Meeting Level of the hotel and has a pre-function area that provides groups with an additional 3,552 square feet that can be used for a cocktail hour, break, registration, etc. The windows allow your guests to enjoy the view of downtown Chicago too!
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
6240 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
63 x 99 x 17 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Power Outlets:
8
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$3500.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$7000.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$2000.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$10000.00 USD
Discounts on Room Rental are available based on Food & Beverage Minimum. With a food and beverage minimum of $20,000.00 room rental will be waived completely. A setup fee of $200.00 (plus taxes) will apply when room rental is waived completely.
Salon ABC / EFG
65 x 34 x 172235112/14070100908060--/--135250--
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Salon ABC / EFG

Our Chicago River Ballroom can be broken down into smaller breakout rooms for events. A total of seven (7) rooms can be created with the thick air walls in this space. Salon A, B, C, E, F, and G are all similar in size. Salon D is the largest section when the room is broken down completely.We can also break the ballroom down into thirds with Salon ABC, Salon D, and Salon EFG combined together in these groupings. Salon D can be combined with either Salon ABC or Salon EFG to form a larger room too. This space is functionally perfect for all groups.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
2235 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
65 x 34 x 17 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Power Outlets:
1
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Salon ABCD / DEFG
58 x 60 x 173480200/25012519415413454--/--385400--
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Salon ABCD / DEFG

Our Chicago River Ballroom can be broken down into smaller breakout rooms for events. A total of seven (7) rooms can be created with the thick air walls in this space. Salon A, B, C, E, F, and G are all similar in size. Salon D is the largest section when the room is broken down completely.We can also break the ballroom down into thirds with Salon ABC, Salon D, and Salon EFG combined together in these groupings. Salon D can be combined with either Salon ABC or Salon EFG to form a larger room too. This space is functionally perfect for all groups.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
3480 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
58 x 60 x 17 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Salon A / G
24 x 34 x 1782940/503040243020--/--7585--
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Salon A / G

Our Chicago River Ballroom can be broken down into smaller breakout rooms for events. A total of seven (7) rooms can be created with the thick air walls in this space. Salon A, B, C, E, F, and G are all similar in size. Salon D is the largest section when the room is broken down completely.We can also break the ballroom down into thirds with Salon ABC, Salon D, and Salon EFG combined together in these groupings. Salon D can be combined with either Salon ABC or Salon EFG to form a larger room too. This space is functionally perfect for all groups.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
829 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
24 x 34 x 17 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$450.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$800.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$450.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$1100.00 USD
Discounts on Room Rental are available based on Food & Beverage Minimum. With a food and beverage minimum of $20,000.00 room rental will be waived completely. A setup fee of $200.00 (plus taxes) will apply when room rental is waived completely.
Salon B / F
19 x 33 x 1762824/301526201813--/--6570--
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Salon B / F

Our Chicago River Ballroom can be broken down into smaller breakout rooms for events. A total of seven (7) rooms can be created with the thick air walls in this space. Salon A, B, C, E, F, and G are all similar in size. Salon D is the largest section when the room is broken down completely.We can also break the ballroom down into thirds with Salon ABC, Salon D, and Salon EFG combined together in these groupings. Salon D can be combined with either Salon ABC or Salon EFG to form a larger room too. This space is functionally perfect for all groups.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
628 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
19 x 33 x 17 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Power Outlets:
1
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Salon C / E
22 x 34 x 1777840/503038322624--/--8690--
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Salon C / E

Our Chicago River Ballroom can be broken down into smaller breakout rooms for events. A total of seven (7) rooms can be created with the thick air walls in this space. Salon A, B, C, E, F, and G are all similar in size. Salon D is the largest section when the room is broken down completely.We can also break the ballroom down into thirds with Salon ABC, Salon D, and Salon EFG combined together in these groupings. Salon D can be combined with either Salon ABC or Salon EFG to form a larger room too. This space is functionally perfect for all groups.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
778 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
22 x 34 x 17 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Salon D
55 x 32 x 17177088/1155590765642--/--170200--
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Salon D

Our Chicago River Ballroom can be broken down into smaller breakout rooms for events. A total of seven (7) rooms can be created with the thick air walls in this space. Salon A, B, C, E, F, and G are all similar in size. Salon D is the largest section when the room is broken down completely.We can also break the ballroom down into thirds with Salon ABC, Salon D, and Salon EFG combined together in these groupings. Salon D can be combined with either Salon ABC or Salon EFG to form a larger room too. This space is functionally perfect for all groups.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1770 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
55 x 32 x 17 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Des Plaines River27 x 23 x 1164832/402030342416--/--7070--
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Des Plaines River

All of our meeting rooms were recently renovated n January 2012. Each meeting room is able to be set according to your specifications. We can have AV provided to you through Prentation Services(PSAV).
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
648 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
27 x 23 x 11 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

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