We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

W Chicago - Lakeshore

Save
Traveller (859)
Room & Suite (561)
Dining (78)
Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“navy pier”(326 reviews)
“bliss spa”(33 reviews)
“w insider”(18 reviews)
Wifi
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from W Chicago - Lakeshore
Special Offer: Breakfast for 2 Included
Hotel deals
Offers from W Chicago - Lakeshore
Special Offer: Breakfast for 2 Included
Hotel deals
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
29 Apr30 Apr
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 282.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Chicago hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "207a16d24bce4231bc25a4c71616706c", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":225108,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32471960],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":29,"month":4,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":30,"month":4,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":282,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"207a16d24bce4231bc25a4c71616706c","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":308,"lowestMetaPrice":282,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":308,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":308,"lowestMetaPrice":282,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":308,"hotelName":"W Chicago - Lakeshore","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjIwN2ExNmQyNGJjZTQyMzFiYzI1YTRjNzE2MTY3MDZjIiwiQUlLIjoiZmY3MjE5Y2IwNTZlNDJlMzgxZjFjYWU2NzQ3NWJlNjgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "29/04/2018", "checkOut": "30/04/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$ 282", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32471960":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (1,735)
There are newer reviews for W Chicago - Lakeshore
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
1,657 results
Traveller rating
784
449
229
107
88
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
784
449
229
107
88
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsnavy pierbliss spaw insiderlake viewbliss productstrendy hotellobby bargirls weekendmichigan avefew blocksvalet parkingmag milethe magnificent milemillennium parkconciergehipstarwood
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1,031 - 1,035 of 1,657 reviews
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We stayed at the W for one night. The hotel décor is very modern, sleek and contemporary. The hotel appears to cater to a younger, professional crowd, although we did seem some families with younger children. We stayed in a handicapped, wonderful king room (city...More

Thank M4983YEcraigh
Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 2 December 2015

Hello and thank you. Thank you for taking the time to complete a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed our hotel guest rooms, overall design and location. W Lakeshore is a prime location all year round however I agree, you should absolutely return during...More

Reviewed 22 November 2015

Stayed here for the Festival of Lights Parade downtown. The room was pretty small, but the beds were comfortable and the view was fantastic- our room faced the lake and Navy Pier. Shower was good, nice pressure and water temp. Front desk representatives were helpful....More

Thank ChuckandAmy
Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 24 November 2015

Hello Chuck & Amy. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on Trip Advisor! We are thrilled that you had a comfortable stay. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Warm regards, Sonia Villagomez

Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

This is an ultra chic hotel on the lake. It comes with all of the amenities like a flat screen TV, but does have a small bathroom. The lobby has a good place to grab lunch or some cocktails. For runners, the trail along the...More

Thank kimjim
Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 2 December 2015

Hello Kim & Jim. Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on your W Chicago Lakeshore escape. I am thrilled you liked our design and location! Your feedback is sincerely appreciated, we look forward to having you back soon! Cheers, Sonia Villagomez

Reviewed 18 November 2015

I was in Chicago for business, a place I travel to often, but I rarely stay in the city. I was fortunate to get a room at the W for this business trip and it exceeded my expectations. It is so close to everything in...More

Thank Heidi B
Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 24 November 2015

Good day Heidi. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on Trip Advisor! We are thrilled that you had an amazing stay with us at W Chicago Lakeshore. We look forward to welcoming you back every time your travels bring you to...More

Reviewed 17 November 2015

except for the Key Cards and the parking price, everything else was great and the team there did a great job to offer me and my family a excellent time, being flexible enough to accommodate the needs we asked for.More

Thank caradepal
Response from Sonia V, Manager at W Chicago - LakeshoreResponded 18 November 2015

Hello Caradepal. Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on your experience at W Lakeshore! I have shared your comments with our leaders, as we make every effort to provide a premier level of guest customer service. Thanks again, your feedback helps...More

View more reviews
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 185 - US$ 530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Chicago
#25 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#47 Business Hotel in Chicago
#59 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#83 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 185 - US$ 530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Chicago
#25 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#47 Business Hotel in Chicago
#59 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#83 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (859)
Room & Suite (561)
Dining (78)
Pool & Beach (27)
Amenities (112)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (9)
Nearby
Streeterville
Streeterville is where visitors head for play at Navy
Pier, a pseudo amusement park and development of
restaurants, shops, rides, and other activities.
You’ll find lots of action and excitement on the
docks. Along the pier, you’ll see the statue of the
captain for whom Streeterville is named. While you
enjoy your fair share of sightseeing at the pier, you
can also visit other popular attractions there such as
...More
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
fn_trvlr
21 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Sonia V | Property representative |
Hello. Our Extreme Wow Suite does have a double sided fireplace but all other guest rooms do not. We'll see you soon! Cheers, Sonia
0
Votes
fn_trvlr
21 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Sonia V | Property representative |
Hello fn_trvlr. We look forward to welcoming you to W Chicago Lakeshore. We are located in a prime area of downtown Chicago, minutes from Navy Pier, Michigan Avenue and close proximity to many nightlife options near River... More
1
Vote
Aldry A M
30 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Yes!
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Definitely ask for a lake view... Not sure if it's worth it otherwise."
Read review
"I'd say the higher the better"
Read review
"Rooms with a lake view"
Read review
"Choose a lakeview room or change another hotel."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing