One of Chicago’s most popular attractions is the Lincoln Park Zoo, and for good reason, but the Lincoln Park neighborhood has much more to offer. There are so many high-end stores, unique boutiques, museums, restaurants, taverns, theaters, and live music clubs that you could spend your entire trip to Chicago in Lincoln Park and not even miss downtown. In fact, some of Chicago’s top rated restaurants are in Lincoln Park, including Alinea, Riccardo Trattoria, and Boka.
If you stay in one of the hotels in Chicago in Lincoln Park, you will be able to fully appreciate every aspect of the beautiful neighborhood, from the architecture of the incredible row houses and historic churches, to the lush and serene parks that dot the area, to the business corridors with their incredible shopping and entertainment options. With the hotel choices available, you are sure to find one that is to your, and your wallet’s, liking.
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Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel
The views from Hotel Lincoln, a Joie de Vivre Hotel are stunning. Soak in the green of Lincoln Park, the blue of Lake Michigan, and the bright lights of Chicago’s famous skyline from the hotel’s rooftop bar while enjoying a cocktail. Hungry? The on-site restaurant, Perennial Virant, will not disappoint. It’s overseen by chef Paul Virant of the famed Boka restaurant. The hotel has complimentary bike rentals and pedicabs for your convenience. The comfortable rooms at this 4-star hotel are an added bonus.
Days Inn Chicago
The Days Inn Chicago is a great hotel to consider if don’t want the bells and whistles that fancier hotels have. The hotel still has everything you need for a comfortable stay, and it is a great value for its location. The rooms are sparsely decorated, but clean and pleasant, and they come with a complimentary continental breakfast. And Days Inn Chicago even has miniature golf and a driving range for your entertainment.
Villa Toscana Guest House
If you prefer lodging that’s intimate and cozy, Villa Toscana Guest House will be perfect for you. It is a charming guest house with eight European style rooms from which you may choose. The rooms — French, Venetian, English, Empire, Art-Deco, British Colonial, Neo-Classic, or Moroccan — have either queen or full beds. Every room comes with free Wi-Fi and a complimentary continental breakfast.
Chicago Getaway Hostel
You might be surprised by everything you’ll find at Chicago Getaway Hostel. The hostel has traditional dormitory rooms that sleep up to 12 people with common bathrooms, but it also has private rooms with private baths. The complimentary breakfast served in the cafeteria provides for a wonderful opportunity to meet other guests from around the world. There’s a music room with a grand piano and guitars, a television room, free Wi-Fi, and computer stations. You won’t find a better price for lodging than at this hostel which receives consistently positive reviews.
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Each of the hotels and lodging options are located within walking distance of numerous Lincoln Park attractions. Catch a comedy show at Second City, a concert at Park West, or a game at Wrigley Field. Whatever you decide to do, you are bound to have a spectacular time in Chicago’s Lincoln Park.
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