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Gold List 2009

The Peninsula Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 

108 E. Superior Street

Chicago, Illinois 60611
United States

Tel: 866 288 8889 (toll-free)

Tel: 312 337 2888

The concrete-clad tower with nickel-colored window frames and a stained-glass wall in the lobby is steps from the Museum of Contemporary Art. "Beautiful rooms of exceptional" size have butterscotch walls, golden mahogany furniture, "remarkable vistas and spectacular bathrooms." Staff are "responsive, thorough, flexible, and helpful in every way imaginable." Meals at Avenues, where the wood walls have black lacquer accents, include grilled Illinois rabbit. The top-floor glass-enclosed pool and spa come with a skyline view.

(339 rooms)
Also featured on the: Gold List for 2005, Gold List for 2006, Gold List for 2007, Gold List for 2008, Gold List for 2010, Gold List for 2011
Amenities: Pool, Spa

Overall Score: 96.4

  • Rooms: 95.6
  • Service: 95.2
  • Food: 91.7
  • Location: 98.4
  • Design: 96
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