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.