Palmer House Chicago Hilton Hotel

Palmer House Chicago Hilton Hotel

A timeless Chicago hotel, Palmer House offers historic charm with hip conveniences, comprehensive amenities, award-winning dining and gracious service.

Palmer House Chicago Hilton Hotel
Palmer House Chicago Hilton Hotel
Palmer House Chicago Hilton Hotel
Palmer House Chicago Hilton Hotel

Venue Description

Chicago Theatre DistrictWhen its doors first opened in 1871, the Palmer House became the place to “see and be seen” in downtown Chicago. And that hasn’t changed changed as the Palmer House Hilton continues to evolve with the times allowing it to serve our 21st century guests with hip conveniences and comfort they expect along with historic Chicago significance.

The Palmer House is a lively destination within walking distance of the best attractions the city of Chicago has to offer like Millennium Park, Grant Park, Lake Michigan, the Art Institute of Chicago, the theater district, and the Magnificent Mile.

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Directions to Hotel

Palmer House Hilton Hotel Location

Palmer House Hilton is located in heart of Chicago Theatre and Financial District, just steps from the Art Institute, Millennium Park and State Street; at 17 East Monroe Street (btwn S State St & S Wabash Ave), Chicago, IL 60603. Get Directions

When taking public transportation from O’Hare International Airport, take the Blue Line train to Monroe/Dearborn stop. Take Monroe east to the hotel. The Palmer House is on the south side of the street. From Midway Airport, take the Orange Line from Midway to downtown. Get off at the Adams/Wabash stop. The Palmer House is located on the west side of Wabash Ave.

Local Airports

Chicago-O’Hare International Airport
Distance from hotel: 18 mi.
Drive time: 35-60 min.

Directions: Follow signs for I-190 out of airport. Take I-190 to I-90/94 east (Kennedy Expressway). Take I-90/94 to Monroe Street exit, turn left on Monroe Street (East) , Approximately 8 blocks to The Palmer House Hilton. Hotel is on the right.

Chicago Midway Airport
Distance from hotel: 12 mi.
Drive time: 30-45 min.

Directions: North on Cicero Avenue. Take Stevenson Expressway (I-55) Northeast to Kennedy Expressway (I-90) West. Exit Monroe Street, turn right (East), 8 blocks to The Palmer House Hilton. Hotel is on the right.

Parking Information

Palmer House Chicago Hilton Hotel Parking Options

  • For your convenience overnight self-parking is offered at 55 East Monroe Street and overnight Valet Parking is available at the Monroe Street entrance.

Self-parking at 55 East Monroe Street (across from hotel)

  • Self parking is available at our downtown Chicago parking garage partner facility located at 55 East Monroe Street, directly across the street from the Palmer House Hilton. The garage can be accessed from either Monroe Street (west bound traffic) or Adams Street (east bound traffic).
    • Overnight guests can charge parking to their guest room for payment at check-out.  Simply present your parking or valet ticket to a Guest Service Agent for validation prior to departure.
    • For non-overnight guests, please note that parking must be paid in the 55 East Monroe Street lobby level prior to entering your car to exit the facility.
  • Self-Parking at 55 East Monroe Street – $52.00

Valet Parking – available at Monroe Street

  • Valet Parking with unlimited in & out privileges is available at the Palmer House Hilton 24/7 curbside at Monroe Street entrance.
  • Overnight Hotel Guest Valet Parking – $75.00
    • Attendant will issue a valet ticket upon arrival.
    • Overnight guests can charge parking to their guest room for payment.
    • To retrieve your vehicle, call Valet at extension 5172 or ask the operator to connect you and present your valet ticket number, or simply present your valet ticket to the attendant at the Monroe Street entrance.

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