View Information
W Chicago Lakeshore
644 N Lake Shore Drive · Chicago, IL 60611-3017 · United States
· Local Time:
8:10 AM
· Weather:
A few clouds,
30 °F
Chicago Attractions and activites
Check In
Check Out
Adults Per Room
Children Per Room

Chicago Attractions and Activities

You've come to the right place...not only will you see amazing landmarks attractions, history, and artictecture but there are multiple fun & exciting events to be a part of! Don't miss out this summer on all the things that Chicago has to offer. Check them out today!


Skydeck Chicago - Distance: 2.2 Miles

Bring a change to your experience of Chicago by going up to the 103rd floor of the Willis Tower on Wecker Drive. The Skydeck is open daily so you can get a unique skyline view of Chicago, and it’s about two miles from W Chicago Lakeshore.


Shedd Aquarium - Distance: 3.8 miles

This Shedd Aquarium in Chicago not only houses over 25,000 varieties of fish and mammals, but also has interactive exhibits and shows. Come see the beauty of nature right in front of your eyes!


Bobby's Bike Hike - Chicago Tours & Rentals - Distance: .7 miles

Take a tour through the parks, the beach, the neighborhoods, and by well known Chicago attractions! Guided Bicycle Tours appropriate for a variety of ages, interests, and skill levels.  Bikes, helmets, and a guide provided. Reservations recommended.


Navy Pier - Distance: 1.1 miles

Visit Chicago’s #1 tourist attraction when you spend a day exploring Navy Pier.  Built in 1916, the 3,300ft pier is one of the most historic and memorable landmarks in Chicago.  Attractions on Navy Pier include sightseeing tours, Pier Park- featuring the Navy Pier Ferris Wheel, Chicago’s Children’s museum and an IMAX theater.


Chicago Shopping - Distance: 1.8 - .6 miles (2 Mile Radius)

Chicago shopping is known worldwide as a premier fashion destination. With it's many unique areas you are able to find whatever you are looking for. The Magnificent Mile or often referred to as “The Mag Mile” is a prestigious area in the heart of Downtown Chicago and is known for its world-class shopping. Just minutes from the beach, Oak Street Shopping provides an upscale experience for the avid shopper. Sitting in the Gold Coast neighborhood, one can find apparel from all the shopping capitals of the world.  For Neighborhood Shopping, venture down to Division Street and the Southport Corridor where it is home to shops featuring independent and Chicago-based designers. Continue down to Lincoln Park Neighborhood, where you can enjoy chic boutiques, or go to Broadway for great restaurats.


Chicago LineDistance: .7 miles

Explore the birthplace of the skyscraper via Chicago's waves on the Chicago Line's 90 minute architectural boat tour.  From the Ferris Wheel at the Navy Pier to the Chicago Tribune Tower to the Willis Tower [formerly Sears Tower] you can capture the Architectural splashes that make Chicago legendary.  Cost is $38 for adults.  Reservations, information and must see sights can be made through the concierge here.


Millennium Park - Distance: 1.2 miles

Explore iconic Millennium Park on your next visit in Chicago.  Home to some of the city’s most famous landmarks, Millennium Park is a perfect way to spend an afternoon in the city.  Featured in the park are the infamous sculpture The Bean, Pritzker Pavilion hosting many outdoor concerts and the interesting Crown fountain.  In the winter months, enjoy ice skating on the McCormick Tribune Plaza ice rink. 

The Benefits of SPG
Join SPG Today

W Chicago Lakeshore

Frequent travelers worldwide have often recognized Starwood Preferred Guest® for having the industry's best redemption program. Small wonder: We offer remarkable access to an amazing hotel portfolio, faster points accumulation and zero blackouts on Free Night Awards. If there's a standard room available on your chosen night, it's yours. Plus, SPG is the first hotel loyalty program to allow you to redeem points for airline tickets on hundreds of airlines - also with no blackout dates. Think of it as true freedom of travel.


Learn more about SPG

SPG - Standard Chromeless Player w/ Tabs

Dine with SPG

SPG program

Receive exclusive discounts & earn points
10% discount for SPG Members

Located at W Chicago at Lakeshore, WAVE combines the luster of a sleek urban atmosphere with the finesse of a restaurant grounded in culinary exploration. Executive Chef Greg Elliott showcases seasonal farm to table cuisine with Italian and French influences. With its bold flavors and stunning backdrop (Lake...

Learn More

Three Membership Tiers Deliver Ever-richer Awards and Privileges

Preferred. Gold. Platinum. Each membership tier rewards you handsomely, beginning with valuable Starpoints®, redeemable for Free Night Awards, award flights, room upgrades and a host of marvelous travel and entertainment privileges. At each level you're entitled to our famous Free Night Awards benefit with no blackouts on standard rooms. The Gold and Platinum levels increase your Starpoints earning by 50% over the Preferred level. A generous package of member privileges earmarks each tier and increases along with your stature.

Nine Unique Brands, with More Than 1000 Hotels and Resorts in 93 Countries

Discover your niche among our diverse collection of distinctive hotel brands listed below. It's an extraordinary array, covering more countries and including more resorts, golf courses and award-winning hotels and resorts than any other program. Our hotels frequently appear on the Conde Nast Traveler Gold List and Readers Choice List, plus Travel & Leisure’s World’s Best list.

Join Now