Internationally Recognized & Locally Loved

It’s always been our mission to be one of the best boutique hotels in Chicago, and we’re honored to have been recognized by several esteemed travel organizations over the years. Thank you for making The Gwen one of the best places to stay and play when visiting Chicago.

Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards 2021Travel + Leisure PureWow

Upstairs at The Gwen



One Key Hotel by The MICHELIN Guide

U.S. News & World Report 2024 Awards
#15 in Best Hotels in Chicago, IL
#16 in Best Illinois Hotels

Notable Lists

NBC Chicago by MandoeMedia (Upstairs at The Gwen): Top Rooftop Bars in the Nation
The Infatuation: Where To Have Afternoon Tea In Chicago
Secret Chicago (Tipsy Tea): The Best Spots For Afternoon Tea Services in Chicago
Secret Chicago (Upstairs at The Gwen): The Best Happy Hours In Chicago
TimeOut (Upstairs at The Gwen): 34 Best Rooftop Bars in Chicago to Check Out

Weddings at The Gwen