The Drake, a Hilton Hotel, is a member of the Historic Hotels of America for preserving and maintaining its historic integrity, architecture and ambiance. This AAA 4-Diamond hotel sits on the north end of the Magnificent Mile with a landmark lakefront location in the Gold Coast neighborhood. The Drake has a long-standing reputation for providing tailored service to groups both small and large, and would be an impressive backdrop for your gathering.

Totaling over 47,600 sq. ft., the majority of the meeting and social event spaces are highlighted by natural light and sweeping views of either Lake Michigan or the stunning Chicago cityscape. The Grand Ballroom was originally built during the Roaring 20’s with timeless elegance and the Gold Coast Ballroom is punctuated with ornate architecture and floor-to-ceiling windows with Lake Michigan views. Choose from 20 additional meeting rooms or two executive boardrooms that offer the flexibility, modern amenities and services you’re looking for, including full-service on-site AV support and environmentally-friendly practices preserving Real Chicago.

Meetings Facilities

Hotel Facilities

  • Accessible Rooms

    The hotel provides facilities for people with disabilities.

  • Concierge

    Our concierge is always around to help you organize your activities.

  • Executive Lounge

    Take advantage of Executive Lounge access with complimentary breakfast, snacks and beverages.

  • Fitness Center

    Stay in shape while on the road at the Fitness Center.

  • On-site parking

    On-site parking is available.

Hotel Information

1.6 mi from the center

Check In:

3:00 pm

Check Out:

12:00 pm

Parking:

Self Parking: $49/Day. Valet Parking: $70/Day.

Number of Meeting Rooms:

21

Total Event Space Capacity (People):

3,731

Total Event Space Capacity (sq ft):

31,021

Largest Room Capacity (People):

900

Largest Room Capacity (sq ft):

7,469

Contact Us

  • The Drake, a Hilton Hotel
    140 East Walton Place
    Chicago, Illinois
    60611-1501
  • +1 (312) 787-2200

  • From Chicago-O'Hare International Airport: I-90/94 East, exit Ohio Street. Turn left at Michigan Ave. Follow towards Delaware and turn right. Drive on towards Mies Van Der Rohe Place and then turn left onto Walton Place, to get to the Drake Hotel.

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