Area & Activities


Visiting Chicago Was Never Easier

Make the most of your time in Chicago by staying on the Magnificent Mile, home to some of the city's best shops and restaurants. Walk to The American Girl Store or stroll along Navy Pier. Take advantage of Chicago's public transportation to catch a game or show at Wrigley Field, Guaranteed Rate Field, Solider Field, or the United Center. Museum campus is a short drive away where you'll find the Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum, and Adler Planetarium.

Family and Children's Activities

Whirleyball

Phone: +1 773-486-7777

Combination lacrosse, hockey & basketball played in bumper cars.

Fee: 10.00 USD

Navy Pier

Phone: +1 312-595-7497

Ferris Wheel, Carousel, Wave Swinger, Putt Putt golf & Kiddie Train. Winter ice rink.

0.4 miles

American Girl Place

American Girl store, cafe, hair salon, and photo studio - this store has it all!

0.8 miles

Chicago Children's Museum

Various hands on educational activities

Fee: 8.00 USD

Local Attractions

Magnificent Mile / Michigan Avenue

400 - 900 N Michigan Ave

Navy Pier

700 E. Grand Ave.

Field Museum of Natural History

1400 S Lake Shore Dr

Shedd Aquarium

1200 S Lake Shore Dr

Loop

10 W Madison

Merchandise Mart

340 N Welles

McCormick Place Convention Center

2301 S. Lake Shore Dr

American Girl Place

111 E. Chicago Ave.

Chicago Children's Museum

700 E. Grand Ave. on Navy Pier

Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum

1300 S. Lake Shore on the Museum Campus

Museum of Science and Industry

57th and Lake Shore Drive

Museum of Contemporary Art

220 E Chicago Avenue

ESPNZone

43 E Ohio Street

Lincoln Park Zoo/Conservatory

2200 N. Cannon Dr.

Fitness Nearby

0.3 miles

LA Fitness

Hours: Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu: 05:00 AM - 10:00 PM, Fri: 05:00 AM - 09:00 PM, Sat,Sun: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

  • Cardiovascular Equipment
  • Free weights
  • Fitness classes: Complimentary
  • Fitness services: Personal trainer available

Spa Nearby

Offers an all-encompassing menu of luxury services from facial skin care, massage therapy and body treatments, to nail care, make up artistry and a full-service hair salon. Specialized treatments include microderambrasion, waxing and keratin hair therapy.

Hours: Mon,Sun: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM, Tue,Wed,Thu: 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM, Fri,Sat: 08:00 AM - 07:00 PM

Appointment is Required

Phone:+1 312-988-9191

Services, Treatments and Amenities

  • Body scrub
  • Body wrap
  • Couple's Massage
  • Facials
  • Foot bath
  • Hair & scalp treatments
  • Lip Treatments
  • Makeup Services
  • Manicures/pedicures
  • Massages
  • Men's services
  • Paraffin hand treatments
  • Spa restaurant
  • Therapy baths
  • Waxing

Kiva Salon at Macy's Water Tower in Chicago is committed to providing guests with the most luxurious services in an emporium of serenity.

Hours: Sun: 11:00 AM - 06:00 PM, Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri: 09:00 AM - 08:00 PM, Sat: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Appointment is Required

Phone:+1 312-335-7622

Services, Treatments and Amenities

  • Body scrub
  • Body wrap
  • Facials
  • Foot bath
  • Hair & scalp treatments
  • Makeup Services
  • Manicures/pedicures
  • Massages
  • Paraffin hand treatments
  • Spa restaurant
  • Steam room
  • Waxing

Maxine Salon is Chicago’s premiere hair destination founded in 1986 by Maxine Kroll.

Hours: Mon: 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM, Tue: 10:00 AM - 07:00 PM, Wed,Fri: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM, Thu: 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM, Sat: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Appointment is Required

Phone:+1 312-751-1511

Services, Treatments and Amenities

  • Hair & scalp treatments
  • Kids Services
  • Men's services
  • Paraffin hand treatments
  • Waxing

Swimming Nearby

0.5 miles

Oak Street Beach

Area Sightseeing

Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise

90 min. tour of river skyline.

Chgo. Architecture Foundation

Phone: +1 312-902-1500

Chicago Architecture Foundation (walking tours)

var. Downtown buildings

Chicago Architecture Found.

Phone: +1 312-922-3432

Chicago Double Decker and Trolley Co.

13 Downtown sights

Chicago Trolley Company

Phone: +1 773-648-5000

Odyssey Cruise

Chicago lakeshore skyline

Odyssey Cruise

Phone: +1 888-957-2322

Spirit of Chicago Cruises

Chicago lakeshore skyline

Spirit of Chicago Cruises

Phone: +1 866-211-3804

Wendella Boats

Chicago river and lakeshore

Wendella Boats

Phone: +1 312-337-1446

Family and Children's Activities

Premier Children's Television Programs

Giggle to the Disney Channel & Cartoon Network

Swimming Pool

Splish & Splash in our onsite swimming pool!

More Activities

Biking trail (0.4 miles) Bowling (0.4 miles) Jet-skiing (0.5 miles) Jogging/fitness trail (0.1 miles) Kayaking (0.5 miles) Miniature golf (0.7 miles) Sailing (1 mile) Squash (0.6 miles) Tennis (0.6 miles) Tennis (1 mile) Volleyball (0.6 miles) Bike Rentals (0.1 miles)
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