The lobby is medium in size and is classic and contemporary in design. The lobby is adorned in warm greys and beige neutrals that compliment the focal point, the 1968 masterpiece by painter Gerhard Richter, "Piazza del Duomo, Milan." The front desk is made of temple grey marble, black galaxy granite and glass.
Part of the 67-storey Park Tower featuring Chicago's most luxurious condos, retail units and restaurants, the original building was razed in 1998 to make way for this hotel, which opened in June 2000.
Rooms Number: 202
The hotel offers one of the best restaurants in town with contemporary and timeless design, guests enter the restaurant through a 3000 bottle wine room, serving entree specialties such as sea bass risotto and beef tenderloin. The seasonal outdoor seating for lunch, dinner and cocktails is located on the seventh floor of the hotel, offering dramatic views of the Chicago skyline with a light menu open mid-April through mid-September weather permitting. Complimentary coffee and tea in the morning with an assortment of newspapers is offered on the lobby level in a unique and intimate seating area. In addition, afternoon tea is served Wednesday through Sunday in the lounge offering a wide selection of fine teas pastries cakes and scones.