Hotel Holiday Hop
See the festive season decorations at the many hotels on The Magnificent Mile. Take self-guided tours through the hotels and be transported into many sights of the festive holiday season. While you stop to capture all the holiday cheer, see what other experiences you won't want to miss on The Mile!
Featured for The Festive Season
Read on for featured holiday highlights. Head back to The Festive Season on The Magnificent Mile landing page for more great ideas, and be sure to visit our Shopping, Dining and Events Calendar to see what else is happening around The Magnificent Mile district through the new year!
Four Seasons Hotel Chicago
The newly redesigned lobby at Four Seasons Hotel Chicago will be brimming with holiday cheer to allow guests to effortlessly reconnect with loved ones. Unexpected moments welcome each guest such as the cozy hot cocoa station with handmade goodies from Pastry Chef Juan Gutierrez, including fluffy marshmallows, chunky cookies and in-house chocolate bonbons.
The Peninsula Chicago
The Peninsula Chicago is an adored family destination every holiday season for their dazzling decorations! Each year, the night of Thanksgiving, a team of 'elves' transform The Lobby from a fall harvest scene into a magical wonderland. The "Stories from The Tree" in the grand lobby is an anticipated tradition created by The Peninsula Hotels. This year's tale features the Reindeer who journeys around the world to see (and taste) different Christmas traditions.
The Fairmont Chicago
Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park is thrilled to announce a new winter experience, Fairmont Lodge, debuting for its inaugural winter season starting November 20 through February 2022. Completely transforming the hotel’s lounge, Fairmont Lodge celebrates the winter season with cozy décor, fire pits, festive programming, overnight packages and more. Nestled between Millennium Park and the Magnificent Mile, the lodge offers a warm and unexpected holiday haven for families, visitors, and neighbors.
Waldorf Astoria Chicago
This season, you don't want to miss the life-size gingerbread sleigh inspired by fashion icon Coco Chanel located in Waldorf Astoria’s lobby. while you fixate your eyes on the iconic sleigh, stop by Waldorf Astoria's patisserie for a warm cup of coffee or hot chocolate!