Since opening its doors in London in 1971, the Hard Rock Cafe has emerged as a successful and sought-after name in the dining industry. The jump to the hotel business came later, in 1995, when investors debuted the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Today there is even a Hard Rock Park in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, illustrating how incredibly popular and well-known the industry name is. It comes as no surprise that the vibrant and energized city of Chicago is now home to its own Hard Rock Hotel Chicago.
The Chicago Hard Rock Hotel was a much-anticipated addition to the long list of Chicago hotels and fills a unique niche perfectly. Rock 'n' roll lovers the world over come in all ages, and the Hard Rock Cafe in Chicago does an exceptional job catering to a wide array of needs. The Hard Rock Hotel Chicago is the epitome of a hip and stylish urban hotel, with world-class interior designers and top-rated architects managing each aspect of the hotel's blueprints. The product is an incredible blend of rare rock 'n' roll memorabilia, the latest in interior style and function, and many diverse features unique to the Hard Rock chain.
The 40-story building boasts a central location in downtown Chicago, and its musically charged atmosphere is the key tying together the art of service and Art Deco design. Everything at the hotel, inside and out, is based solely on progressive ideas, making the Chicago Hard Rock a favorite of modern-design enthusiasts. Celebrities, musicians ,and music connoisseurs alike enjoy the exceptional standards in the extravagant environment and hospitality, offering an unrivaled experience in one of the hippest Chicago hotels around. Guests will enjoy the city's vibrant culture from this lavish oasis.
The Chicago Hard Rock building itself was created out of black granite and green terra cotta, with walls made of carbon and carbide. Inside, guest rooms and suites—from standard to penthouse—embody the image of cool. The interior of each room embraces contemporary furnishings, soothing hues, and plenty of mood lighting.
Welcome additions adding even more stylized elements to accommodations at the Hard Rock Cafe in Chicago are a sleek chair complete with overhead lamp, pillow-top bedding, an armoire with a dressing mirror, and a laptop safe. Rooms also boast complimentary high-speed internet, a DVD/CD player with five disc capabilities, and dual line phones with a cordless handset. Guests can request airport shuttles from either O'Hare Airport and Midway Airport upon arrival.
Of course, both dining and nightlife are exceptional at the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago. The on-site restaurant and bar are not only frequented by guests but also by a large local crowd who relish in the Hard Rock's electrifying atmosphere. Although all the cool facets of the Hard Rock Cafe in Chicago are attractions in themselves, there are plenty of things to do and places to explore in the surrounding area.
The unprecedented access to tourist attractions, shopping, dining, architecture, and theater is what draws visitors to Magnificent Mile hotels in the first place. It just doesn't get any better than this prime location. And when the city hustle is overbearing, head to Lake Michigan and enjoy everything lake-related, such as the beautiful beaches and bike paths, for a serene escape from everyday life. Staying at the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago means, whatever your mood, there is an energy and atmosphere that will perfectly suit it, allowing you to create a perfect, personalized vacation.