The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago

3.4 (75 reviews)

Location 521 North Rush Street, Chicago, IL, 60611, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (312) 645-1500   •  Hotel Reservations: (866) 716-8136

3.4

Newly Refreshed Lobby
Kimmy1

The location is perfect. I can't wait to check out the outdoor terrace in the summer.

New Circa Restaurant and Lounge
Kimmy1

The location is perfect. I can't wait to check out the outdoor terrace in the summer.

Transformed Gallery Ballroom
Kimmy1

The location is perfect. I can't wait to check out the outdoor terrace in the summer.

The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago
Kimmy1

The location is perfect. I can't wait to check out the outdoor terrace in the summer.

The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago
Kimmy1

The location is perfect. I can't wait to check out the outdoor terrace in the summer.

Our New Terrace Bar Upstairs at The Gwen
Kimmy1

The location is perfect. I can't wait to check out the outdoor terrace in the summer.

The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago - King View Guestroom
Kimmy1

The location is perfect. I can't wait to check out the outdoor terrace in the summer.

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The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago

521 North Rush Street, Chicago, IL, 60611, United States
Phone: (312) 645-1500

3.4/5 (75 reviews)

Authentically Chicago, With a Creative Soul

Named one of the Best Hotels in Chicago 2016 by Travel + Leisure, The Gwen is located on the Magnificent Mile in the landmark McGraw-Hill Building near all of the things to do in Chicago.

The reimagined icon is adorned with panels created in 1929 by sculptress Gwen Lux, the hotel’s namesake. Embracing her artistic spirit, the 300-room hotel, featuring 34 suites, also celebrates the energy and glamour of Chicago in the 1930s. 

 

 

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55%of our guests
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Tyreed85

I spent the weekend in Chicago over St. Paddys weekend and wanted to find something that was close to the Green river, Michigan avenue, the beach and the train and the Gwen was in the center of it all. I arrived very early in the morning and was afraid I was going to be stranded for a bit but the front desk agents were so kind and checked my bag and took my number and said they would get a room clean ASAP. Within 10 mins they called and had a room ready for me. The Concierge was passing out green beads to everyone visiting for the parade. I had a room up on the 16th floor and my room was spacious with a very large bathroom and the bed was one of the best I have slept in. The bed had an abundance of pillows which I love. The room was spotless. The maid staff was so kind and said hello to me every time I walked by. The hotel was going through enhancements and I would have never noticed but I can't wait to visit again to see the improvements to the already stunning hotel.

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Rooms & Suites

King Superior Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Deluxe King Superior Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • one king bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Double Superior Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • 2 Double Beds
Sleeps 4
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 4
Children 0

Deluxe Double Superior Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • two double beds
Sleeps 4
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 4
Children 0

King Grand Deluxe Room

425 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Double Grand Deluxe Room

375 f

Sleeps 4
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 4
Children 0

Queen Grand Deluxe Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • one queen bed
Sleeps 2
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 2
Children 0

King Junior Suite

475 - 750 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Premium Junior Suite

398 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

King Superior Suite

565 - 840 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed + Queen Sofa Bed
Sleeps 5
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 5
Children 0

King Deluxe Suite

765 - 875 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed + Queen Sofa Bed
Sleeps 5
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 5
Children 0

Junior Suite with Terrace

475 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Superior Suite with Terrace

920 - 967 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed + Queen Sofa Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Grand Terrace Suite

800 f

Sleeps 5
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 5
Children 0

King Superior Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Deluxe King Superior Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • one king bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Double Superior Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • 2 Double Beds
Sleeps 4
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 4
Children 0

Deluxe Double Superior Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • two double beds
Sleeps 4
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 4
Children 0

King Grand Deluxe Room

425 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Double Grand Deluxe Room

375 f

Bed Options
Sleeps 4
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 4
Children 0

Queen Grand Deluxe Room

375 f

Bed Options
  • one queen bed
Sleeps 2
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 2
Children 0

King Junior Suite

475 - 750 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Premium Junior Suite

398 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

King Superior Suite

565 - 840 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed + Queen Sofa Bed
Sleeps 5
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 5
Children 0

King Deluxe Suite

765 - 875 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed + Queen Sofa Bed
Sleeps 5
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 5
Children 0

Junior Suite with Terrace

475 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Superior Suite with Terrace

920 - 967 f

Bed Options
  • 1 King Bed + Queen Sofa Bed
Sleeps 3
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 3
Children 0

Grand Terrace Suite

800 f

Bed Options
Sleeps 5
Maximum Adults/Children
Adults 5
Children 0

Hotel Information


Hotel Features

Explore Downtown Chicago

Our Location

The Gwen is on the Magnificent Mile, connected to The Shops at North Bridge and close to hundreds of stores, restaurants, and cultural hotspots.

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What's Nearby

  1. Auditorium Theatre
  2. Bank of America Theatre
  3. Cadillac Palace Theatre
  4. Oriental Theatre
  5. The Broadway Playhouse
  6. Millenium Park
  7. Navy Pier
  8. North Avenue Beach
  9. Oak Street Beach
  10. Ohio Street Beach
  11. Soldier Field
  12. The Gwen
  13. The Magnificent Mile
  14. U.S Cellular Field
  15. United Center
  16. Willis Tower
  17. Wrigley Field
  18. Field Museum
  19. Shedd Aquarium
  20. The Magnificent Mile
  21. The Shops at North Bridge
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Restaurants & Bars

UPSCALE, INVITING & APPROACHABLE DINING EXPERIENCE

Dine in the elegant spaces of Circa Restaurant and Lounge, serving three meals a day. Or retreat to cityscape views at Upstairs at The Gwen and experience the art of craft cocktails paired with shareable small plate fare. Both locations are newly renovated and sure to dazzle.


  • Circa Restaurant
  • Circa Lounge
  • Upstairs at The Gwen
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Circa Restaurant

312-645-1500

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Circa Lounge

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Upstairs at The Gwen

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Meetings & Events

The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago - Gallery Ballroom
The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago - Skyline Meeting Room
The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago - Upstairs at the Gwen

Exceptional state-of-the-art Chicago meeting spaces

We offer more than 15,000 square feet of versatile meeting and event space that is spacious and elegant.

  • Event and meeting space is divisible into 15 pillarless rooms
  • Onsite audiovisual team
  • Some rooms enhanced by natural light and skyline views
  • Elevated culinary experience crafted by Executive Chef Oscar Hernandez
  • Seasonally offer outdoor spaces for unique and intimate events
  • Explore our Meet On The Magnificent Mile promotion for extra perks