Chicago Attractions at Your Fingertips

Looking for Chicago attractions to enjoy during your stay at Chicago Lake Shore Hotel? We are here to help you find best places to see and wonderful places to be. Don't forget to check out our free shuttle schedule, offering transportation to many popular sites or get around Chicago by using Chicago Public Transit

University of Chicago

The University of Chicago is just five minutes from our hotel. On average over 10,000 friends and family of the University of Chicago and the stay with us each year, including international visitors, tourists, Chicago Marathon runners, conventioneers, wedding parties and visiting college.

Navy Pier

The hotel is just 10 minutes south of Navy Pier on Lake Shore Drive. Navy Pier has been a Chicago landmark since it first opened in 1916. Originally designed as both a shipping and recreational facility, the Pier also served as a military training site during two world wars, a venue for concerts and exhibitions, and the temporary home for a once-fledgling University of Illinois’ Chicago campus.

McCormick Place 

Chicago’s McCormick Place is North America’s premier convention facility and attracts 3 million visitors annually. The hub of the convention industry, McCormick Place features:

  • 2.2 million sq. ft. of exhibit halls
  • 112 meeting rooms
  • Assembly seating for 10,000 people
  • 4,249 seat theater (Arie Crown)
  • 3 theaters seating, 345 each 
  • Ceiling heights up to 50 feet
  • Easy access and 8,000 parking spaces

Chicago Museum of Science and Industry Hotel

This Chicago Museum of Science and Industry Hotel is the closest hotel to the museum. As a child this museum brought your imagination to new levels of excitement. As an adult it brings back the child in you! It’s an experience that the whole family will enjoy and yet it’s educational! 

Chicago Bears

The Chicago Lake Shore Hotel offers Chicago Bears accommodation that is close to Soldiers Field and overlooks Lake Michigan & the great skyline of Chicago. Whether you are here for a game or catching a concert in the stadium, you won't be disappointed by the sheer entertainment.

Wrigley Field

Located just 20 minutes from Wrigley Field, stay with the thousands of fans that stay with us every year.

Grant Park

Proudly referred to as Chicago’s “front yard,” Grant Park is among the city’s loveliest and most prominent parks. The Grant Park offers great walking / bicycle trails, tennis courts, softball, baseball diamonds and of course Millennium Park at the North end of Grant Park. It is also home to three world-class museums:  

Lincoln Park Zoo

The Lincoln Park Zoo is located just 9.6 miles from our doorstep. With it only being a 17 minute ride from our hotel, enjoy this family favorite with free admission. The zoo was founded in 1868, making it one of the oldest zoos in the nation. It's also located on Chicago’s lakefront which can make for a great family fun day!

No matter what adventure you choose, Chicago Lake Shore Hotel offers the perfect location to stay while exploring Chicago.