It opened not too long ago (2013, to be exact), but quickly The Langham, Chicago has skyrocketed to become one of the top resorts in Chicago.
If there's one thing to be said about Four Seasons resorts around the world, it's that they are all about standards.
International jet-set destinations around the world are usually equipped with a Peninsula hotel.
The 215-room Waldorf Astoria is one of the best resorts in Chicago - and in the country, overall.
Let's start with the rooms and suites. The luxury urban resort has 198 rooms, including 13 suites.
The brand name alone needs no introduction, and the Ritz-Carlton Chicago lives up to all expectations.
A well-known French brand, this Sofitel exudes the signature, contemporary French designs mixed with local Chicago style.
The hotel overlooks both the Navy Pier, as well as the Chicago River, from its soaring glass skyscraper perch.
What sets it apart from other hotels is that it is a hot spot for discovering interesting art.
South Loop's most luxe digs are at The Blackstone, an Autograph Collection hotel across the street from Grant Park.
It is known for its fine dining, expensive real estate, and plenty of shopping.
All rooms are splashed in natural sunlight from wide windows, and include flat-screen televisions, Nespresso machines, and robes.
The hotel has more than 2,000 rooms, along with four restaurants, a fitness center, and more.