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Get an overview of this hotelRomantic Chicago hotel in Gold Coast, near John Hancock Center

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
24-hour business centre
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk


Located in Gold Coast, this romantic hotel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Navy Pier and 2.1 mi (3.5 km) from DePaul University-Lincoln Park.

Hotel features

2 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges and a 24-hour fitness centre are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business centre and valet parking.

Room amenities

All 285 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus 24-hour room service and LCD TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, Frette Italian sheets and coffee/tea makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Ambassador Chicago features a 24-hour fitness centre and complimentary bicycles. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on-site, and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to A 24-hr business centre, a limo/town car service and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 8600 square feet (799 square metres) include conference rooms. This business-friendly hotel also offers tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff and concierge services. Guests can use the health club at a partner property. For a surcharge, a round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. On-site parking is available (surcharge).

Ambassador Chicago is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Year Built 1926 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Computer station 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 799 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 8600 
  • Concierge services 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 285 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 17 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Fireplace in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet


Long-term parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Minibar 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Frette Italian sheets 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Booth One – This restaurant specialises in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

The Library – This coffee shop specialises in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Game viewing on site 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance for details.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay.
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 2 per room (up to 50 lb)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions
Union Pay


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD9.00 and USD75.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD34.00 per person (one-way)
  • Self-parking fee: USD50.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD67 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD75.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD30.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • PUBLIC Chicago Hotel
  • PUBLIC Hotel
  • PUBLIC Chicago
  • Hotel Ambassador East
  • Public Chicago Hotel Chicago
  • Ambassador East Hotel Chicago
  • Ambassador East Chicago

We should mention

Up to 3 children aged 17 years old and younger stay for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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