Kimpton Hotel Monaco Chicago

Karl Klockars
Deal Expert

Why We Love It

  • AAA 4-Diamond hotel near the Mag Mile and Millennium Park
  • One of Chicago's best hotels according to Conde Nast Traveler
  • Kimpton property includes many fun (and free) perks
  • Some rooms have Chicago River views; suites feature huge bathrooms

"One of the Top Hotels in Chicago" -- Conde Nast Traveler
Enjoyed This
(5 Member Ratings)
"The staff are excellent."
Jul 09, 2018
Port Byron, IL, USA

Map & Directions

From O'Hare, the Hotel Monaco Chicago is approximately a half-hour drive or a 45-minute trip on the CTA's Blue Line to Clark and Lake, with a short walk from the L to the property. From Midway Airport, it's a half-hour drive or ride on the Orange Line, which drops you at State and Lake just over one block from the hotel.

Rooms & Rates

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Located where the Mag Mile meets the Chicago River, the AAA 4-Diamond Hotel Monaco offers “a mix of Art Deco elegance and bright, quirky boutique flair” that makes it “one of the city’s best boutiques” (

Rooms at the Monaco all feature bay windows and luxury bath amenities, along with fun touches like animal-print bathrobes. King Deluxe Rooms clock in at a generous 332 square feet, and Queen Rooms are 380 square feet, while high ceilings add to the spacious feeling. Suites offer extra living space and spacious spa-like bathrooms. 

Guests are privy to all the fun perks that come along with a Kimpton stay: nightly wine hour, complimentary coffee and tea each morning in the lobby, a yoga mat in every room and pet-friendly rooms with no extra fees for man’s best friend (the concierge can even arrange a professional dog walker during your stay for an extra fee). Kimpton Karma Rewards members also get free Wi-Fi and a $10 credit to the minibar.

From the press:
  • "It’s tough to find a better view than the one you’ll get here" -- Conde Nast Traveler
  • "Guests don't have [to] sacrifice personal touches for convenience at this downtown Loop boutique hotel" -- Travel + Leisure
  • "High ceilings make standard rooms feel even more spacious, and each of the units has a cushion-lined window seat, peering down on the city" -- Frommer's
  • "All in all, it's one of the city's best boutiques" --



  • Infant cots / cribs
  • Bar
  • Gym / fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Pet-friendly
  • Extra beds (fees apply)
  • 100% smoke-free

Services Babysitting available for a fee. Services must be arranged in advance. 

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bike rental
  • Concierge service
  • Express check-in / checkout
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Business center
  • ATM

Room amenities

  • Air-conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Fridge
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Pay-per-view / movies on demand
  • Safe
  • Flatscreen TV
  • iPod/iPhone docking station


  • Internet access (fees apply)
  • Wi-Fi in guest rooms (fees apply)
  • Wi-Fi in public areas (fees apply)
  • High-Speed Wi-Fi (fees apply)


  • Bathrobes
  • Hair-dryer
  • Luxury toiletries
  • Bathtub or shower


  • Valet service (fees apply)


  • Accessible bathroom in some rooms
  • Accessible meeting room
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible restaurant
  • ADA compliant rooms
  • Facilities for guests with special needs
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible


Check-in: Standard Time is 3pm.

Minimum age required to check in: 18.

Checkout: Standard Time is 12pm.

Children and additional guests: Children 18 and under stay free of charge when using existing bedding.
Crib/Pack 'n Play available upon request: free of charge.

Extra bed available on request and in Suites only: $25 (subject to tax) per night for one older child or adult.
Extra person charge is $20 (subject to tax), per person, per night.
Charges will be added to your bill at the hotel.

Pets: Pets are allowed on request: free of charge.

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

Additional details: The hotel offers Valet Parking for $58.00 (subject to tax), per day (no self-parking). Charges will be applied to your bill at the hotel. This rate is subject to change without notice and at the discretion of the property.

Wi-Fi in the room costs $12.99 per night; free for Kimpton Karma Rewards Members.

Have a Question? Contact Travelzoo.

Customer Service available Mon-Sun, 9am-9pm ET

Winner: People's Choice Stevie Awards for Favorite Customer Service

Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. All prices stated have been verified at the time of publication and may vary at the discretion of the hotel.

Enjoyed This
(5 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for Hotel Monaco Chicago (Kimpton Hotels) over the past 15 months.
5.0 Ambiance
5.0 Location
4.8 Rooms
5.0 Quality of Service
5.0 Value for the Money
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Enjoyed Most
The staff are excellent.
Tammy Jul 09, 2018 Port Byron, IL, USA
Enjoyed Most
Location is close to everything I enjoy!
Other Comments
Very accommodating they have free coffee in the morning and free wine in the evening they also allowed me for no additional cost to have a late check out!
Jennifer Jul 06, 2018 Kenosha, WI, USA
Enjoyed Most
Nice, clean, spacious rooms and window sill seats were the best For city watching
Karen Jul 04, 2018 Willowbrook, IL, USA
Enjoyed Most
Great location, friendly staff & clean rooms !
Other Comments
Would stay there again
Lee Jul 31, 2017 Shorewood, IL, USA

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