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Chicago Athletic Association
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Chicago Athletic Association

Elegant Old World escape.
Located across from Millennium Park in the heart of downtown, Chicago Athletic Association is an elegant hub for exploring the city. Set in a building dating back to 1893, the hotel features luxe turn-of-the-century architecture with contemporary style.
Insider Tip

Shoot hoops in the historic basketball court, Stagg Court.

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Where You’re Staying

Rooms and suites feature tall ceilings, vintage-inspired furnishings, and modern décor. Marble-wrapped bathrooms include a rainfall shower and lit vanity. Select suites include a separate living area and panoramic views of Michigan Avenue and Millennium Park.

Where to Dine

Cindy's serves seasonal gourmet cuisine in a rooftop setting. Cherry Circle Room offers fine dining farm-to-table, nose-to-tail fare. Shake Shack features burgers and frozen custard shakes. Drawing Room serves regional cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. Enjoy a cocktail and shuffleboard at Game Room, or a vintage cocktail in Milk Room. Take a swing at Topgolf Swing Suite, an indoor golf and interactive gaming simulator with food and beverage service.

Where to Relax

Walk through some of Chicago’s best outdoor spaces, such as Millennium Park and Maggie Daley Park, located right outside the front door.

What To Do

Use a Heritage Bike to explore the city. Visit landmarks in Millennium Park, including Buckingham Fountain and Lurie Garden. View exhibits at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Enjoy live entertainment at The Chicago Theatre.

Features
Business-Friendly
Historic
Pet-Friendly
Metropolitan
Restaurant and/or Bar
Fitness Center On-Site
Parking On-Site

Location of Chicago Athletic Association

12 South Michigan Avenue. Chicago, Illinois 60603 United States

Chicago O'Hare International Airport.

THE HOTEL COLLECTION
At Chicago Athletic Association, Platinum Card Members staying 2+ nights receive:*
  • Room upgrade at check-in, when available
  • Experience Credit: $100 property credit to spend on qualifying dining, spa, and resort activities.

Certain room categories are not eligible for upgrade.

To receive your benefits, send your booking request via the Amex Experiences app.

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