Hilton Worldwide is to open a property under its lifestyle Canopy brand in Chicago.
The 223-room Canopy by Hilton Chicago Loop is scheduled to open in autumn 2018, and will feature a 20th floor restaurant, bar and Canopy Central lobby, as well as a fitness centre, “day transfer lounge”, 4,000 square feet of meeting space, and a rooftop bar and terrace.
Rooms average 44.5 sqm and feature 60-inch HDTVs, wooden floors, and bathrooms with walk-in showers .
Canopy Central will host complimentary beer and wine tastings each evening, and will also be where guests can enjoy complimentary breakfast (or they can opt to have a breakfast bag delivered to their room).
The hotel will be located at the corner of South LaSalle Street and West Adams Street in Chicago’s Loop district, within the top four floors of a converted historic landmarked building, which also houses a 610-room JW Marriott.
Commenting on the news Michael W Reschke, Chairman and CEO of The Prime Group, the developers of the hotel, said:
“We are delighted to bring the Canopy by Hilton brand to the thriving Loop neighbourhood, in the heart of the Financial District.
“With convenient proximity to Chicago’s central business district, dining, shopping, the theatre district, and Canopy’s dedication to comfort and service, our Canopy by Hilton hotel will be a natural choice for both business and leisure travellers looking for a true Chicago experience.”