Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile Announces Completion of Comprehensive Renovation, Name Change and AAA Four Diamond Distinction
The Former Embassy Suites Chicago – Downtown/Lakefront Undergoes Significant Changes
CHICAGO - Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, formerly Embassy Suites Chicago - Downtown/Lakefront took on a new name to better reflect its positioning within the desirable, upscale entertainment district. To accompany the renaming, the 455-all suite hotel underwent a comprehensive renovation project encompassing guest suites and lobby experience. The enhancements along with meticulous service standards have earned Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile the coveted AAA Four Diamond distinction. Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile is owned by Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. based in Bethesda, Maryland and managed by Hilton Worldwide, based in McLean, Virginia.
"Our outstanding location within one of America's most vibrant urban districts, our valuable amenities and commitment to exceptional service remains the same," said Konstantine Drosos, general manager, Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile. "With our recently completed name change and renovation we are able to deliver an overall enhanced experience for our guests which is reflected in our new AAA Four Diamond distinction."
Each newly redesigned guest suite offers up-tempo accents and cool color pallets that play on the hotel's location in vibrant downtown Chicago. New fixtures through the corridors and suites and complete re-designed bathrooms with premium border lighting offer a contemporary touch. Modern furnishings including sofas, ottomans, work desks, two flat-screen televisions in each suite, refrigerators, microwaves, coffee-makers and beds with new premium linens bring all the comforts of home.
The lobby originally designed by DeStephano and Partners and featuring a dramatic, vaulted metal and glass atrium with multi-story views of downtown Chicago, also boasts new enhancements including a BOSE® sound system, dynamic active and passive light displays, fully customizable to spotlight groups and acknowledge special events in the city and upgraded high-speed Internet access in public spaces and meeting rooms.
Located at 511 North Columbus Drive, the hotel is centrally positioned amongst many of Chicago's top local attractions such as The Magnificent Mile, Navy Pier, the Chicago Riverwalk, Millennium Park, and numerous museums, shops, and restaurants. Additionally, Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile offers easy access to McCormick Place via Chicago's non-stop bus connector through Grant Park.
The hotel features 12,000 square feet of meeting space including 16 meeting rooms and a 6,297 square foot ballroom, as well as a business center, concierge services, a gift shop, an indoor pool, and a fitness center.
The Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile provides guests with a range of services and amenities, including laundry/valet services and family-friendly services. As with all Embassy Suites by Hilton hotels, Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile offers free made-to-order breakfast each morning, a nightly complimentary two-hour reception* and two-room suites with a separate living area, private bedroom, two flat-screen high-definition televisions and wet bar fitted with a microwave, complimentary 24-hour fitness and business centers, mini-fridge and a selection of gourmet coffee and teas from The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile participates in the Hilton HHonors® loyalty program, which is open to all guests and free to join - visit here for enrollment information. HHonors members always get our lowest price with our Best Price Guarantee, along with HHonors Points, free standard Wi-Fi, access to digital check-in and Digital Key, and no hidden fees, only when they book directly through Hilton.
For reservations, visit Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile or call +1 312 836 5900.
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About Host Hotels & Resorts
Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is an S&P 500 and Fortune 500 company and is the largest lodging real estate investment trust and one of the largest owners of luxury and upper-upscale hotels. The Company currently owns 94 properties in the United States and 14 properties internationally totaling approximately 58,000 rooms. The Company also holds non-controlling interests in five joint ventures, including one in Europe that owns 10 hotels with approximately 3,900 rooms and one in Asia that has interests in three hotels in India. Guided by a disciplined approach to capital allocation and aggressive asset management, the Company partners with premium brands in the operation of properties in over 50 major markets worldwide. For additional information, please visit the Company's website at www.hosthotels.com.
About Embassy Suites by Hilton
Embassy Suites by Hilton, one of Hilton’s 17 market-leading brands, is dedicated to delivering what matters most to travelers. The full-service, upscale brand offers two-room suites, free made-to-order breakfast and a nightly two-hour reception with complimentary drinks and snacks. Both leisure and business travelers looking for a relaxed, yet sophisticated experience will feel right at home with brand-standard amenities like inviting atriums and complimentary 24-hour business and fitness centers. Embassy Suites by Hilton has 253 hotels with 43 in the pipeline. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard WiFi, and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app. For more information, visit www.embassysuites.com or newsroom.hilton.com/embassysuites, and connect with Embassy Suites by Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.Download Article Photos