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Thompson Chicago

21 East Bellevue Place, Chicago, IL 60611

+1 312 266 2100

per night


based on 330 reviews


Value for money

Less than a 20-minute stroll from Chicago CTA Brown and Purple Lines Station, Thompson Chicago offers guests an ideal base when in Chicago. It is located a brief walk from John Hancock Center Observatory, Museum of Contemporary Art and Michigan Avenue. The hotel has recently undergone refurbishment and provides a beauty centre, a sauna and an express check-in and check-out feature. Staff are available 24 hours a day and can help with booking tours and tickets. Also available for guests are babysitting/child services, valet parking and bicycle rental. The comfortable rooms at Thompson Chicago feature movies-on-demand and a mini bar. Thompson Chicago has an on-site bar, where guests are invited to enjoy a drink either indoors or on the outdoor terrace. Guests may also wish to explore the many well-known bars, restaurants and cafés that Near North Side has to offer. The hotel is conveniently situated for discovering the city, with John Hancock Center and 860-880 Lake Shore Drive Apartments within a 10-minute walk. Guests can also visit Magnificent Mile.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

Available rooms at Thompson Chicago

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  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Valet parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • 24hr front desk


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Roll-in shower
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Adapted bath
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom


  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Lake view
  • Telephone
  • Newspapers
  • City view
  • Storage available


  • Wine glasses
  • Minibar
  • Packed lunches
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Valet parking


  • Massage
  • Sauna

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Thompson Chicago

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21 East Bellevue Place, Chicago, IL 60611


360 CHICAGO0.3 mi
Loyola University Museum of Art0.3 mi
Michigan Avenue0.5 mi
Magnificent Mile0.5 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

The Original Pancake House0.0 mi
Bar Nico0.0 mi
Nico Osteria0.0 mi
LUXBAR0.0 mi

Traveler Reviews

ExcellentBased on 330 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Great location, lovely staff, room amazing" (in 68 reviews)
  • Staff exceptionally attentive and gracious. (in 53 reviews)
  • Very nice room-comfortable and clean. (in 45 reviews)
Cons -
  • The parking fees were too high! (in 5 reviews)
  • No coffee maker! (in 4 reviews)
  • no complimentary water in rooms (in 3 reviews)

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Info about your stay

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • In Chicago, 4 star hotels have average nightly rates of $301. Thompson Chicago is $51 cheaper than the city average at just $250/night.

  • There are 15.2 mi between Chicago O'Hare Intl and Thompson Chicago. The drive to and from the airport should be about 45min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • Thompson Chicago has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Chicago O'Hare Intl to the hotel, but also around Chicago during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Chicago are on average $20/day. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Thompson Chicago. The nearest airport to the hotel is Chicago O'Hare Intl.

  • Thompson Chicago welcomes pets at their venue.

  • There is a restaurant at Thompson Chicago that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +1 312 266 2100 for kitchen hours. One of the easiest dining options for Chicago guests staying in Thompson Chicago is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Thompson Chicago. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +1 312 266 2100.

  • Thompson Chicago is just 1.8 mi away from Chicago city center. The closest landmark to the center of Chicago is Grant Park, which is very accessible to Thompson Chicago guests.

  • If you have questions about Thompson Chicago or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +1 312 266 2100.

  • Yes, Thompson Chicago has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Thompson Chicago does have a gym on-site that is available to hotel guests. Some hotel gyms may not have 24-hour access, so it is best to ask a front desk clerk for fitness center hours.

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