Thompson Chicago

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Presenting understated elegance, modern day amenities, and personalized service in the heart of the Gold Coast, Thompson Chicago is the city’s premier boutique hotel. Thompson Chicago sits at the intersection of State Street and Rush Street, steps from Michigan Avenue’s shopping, Oak Street’s boutiques and downtown’s dining and nightlife.

The Gold Coast hotel overlooks the vast blue expanse of Lake Michigan and boasts views of the city’s sparkling skyline from many of its 247 rooms.

Each of the spacious accommodations incorporate warm touches for a home-away-from experience, including: velvet sofas, bespoke bar cabinets, robust Internet service, modern rain showerheads, and upscale bath and spa products by REN. 

The hotel’s 12,225 square feet of meeting and banquet space accommodates up to 200 attendees, its private dining room and reception areas are adaptable and inviting, and its six bi-level Penthouse Lofts are ideal for intimate cocktail receptions and small meetings. In its coveted location, this distinct property offers both comfort and style. On-site amenities and experienced staff ensure each stay is seamless: From complimentary luxury car service and valet parking to 24-hour in-room dining, every aspect of the Thompson experience is tailored to surpass expectations.

A Gem Among Chicago Wedding Venues in the Gold Coast

Need a romantic Chicago wedding venue? Whether you are looking for a place to host a once-in-a-lifetime wedding ceremony or an adaptable and elegant venue for a reception or dinner, Thompson Chicago is an ideal choice among Chicago wedding venues in the Gold Coast. The hotel’s newly renovated wedding venue boasts 12,000 square feet of flexible space for banquets, receptions and ceremonies, and an array of other intuitively arrangedlayouts.

Personalized service is a part of every ceremony or reception at Thompson Chicago. Custom catering menus and event planning assistance from expert staff ensure every event runs smoothly. Thompson’s team of experienced professionals will work with your group to set up group accommodations and well-appointed event spaces.

Closest Airport:

Chicago O'Hare International Airport, ORD

Distance to Airport:

about 17 miles

# of Rooms:

247 guestrooms


Eat & Drink:

  • Nico Osteria
  • Salone Nico


  • Chicago 7 Ballroom
  • Hoffman Room
  • Rubin Room
  • Froines Room
Activities of Interest:
  • 24 Fitness Center access
Local Attractions:
  • Lincoln Park Zoo
  • Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Theatre District
  • The Second City Comedy and Improv Theater
  • IO Chicago Comedy Club
  • John Hancock Center
  • Charnley-PEersky House Museum
  • Navy Pier
  • Chicago Art Institute
  • Millennium Park
  • Oak Street Beach
  • Willis Tower
  • Wrigley Field
  • McCormick Place
  • United Center
  • U.S. Cellular Field
  • Chicago Loop
  • custom 400 thread count SFERRA linens
  • Full bath with state-of-the-art rain shower
  • Oversized Frette terrycloth robes
  • IPTV
  • Two phone lines with speaker and conference capabilities
  • Individual temperature controls
  • Gourmet mini-bar
  • In-room safe
  • Valet parking ($62/night)
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access up to 1 MBps ($9.95/day for >1 MBps)
  • Complimentary car service
  • Coffee and tea in the lobby each morning
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