The Willows Hotel Chicago, IL

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555 W Surf St
Chicago, IL 60657

The Willows Hotel, Exterior

The Willows Hotel, Exterior

The The Willows Hotel is an economy hotel located in the city of Chicago, Illinois, and it has 4 floors. The nearest airport is Chicago Midway Intl. Airport (Airport Code: MDW), a distance of about 11.3 miles from the hotel. This hotel has a total of 55 guest rooms. Check in time is at 3 PM and check out time is 11 AM. Call ahead in case there are any changes, or if you need late check-out.

There are several family restaurants close to the hotel, including Cucina Bella Restaurant, Avenue Tavern and Aladdins Eatery. Select the above Restaurants tab for a more complete list of Chicago restaurants in the area and their distances from The Willows Hotel.

Guests may wish to visit nearby Chicago Museums, Botanical Gardens, Arenas and/or Zoos within a short drive from this hotel, including the Lincoln Park Conservatory, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum and Alumni Hall - DePaul University. Select the Tots and Travel Attractions tab above for a more complete list of nearby Chicago attractions and their distances from The Willows Hotel.

Family Features: Refrigerators are available, an economical option for most families

Hotel Room Features Include: Microwave, Cable / Satellite TV, Coffee Tea Maker, Refrigerator, Modem / Data Port, Electronic Room Keys, Hair Dryer, Wake Up Service, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Room, TV, Air Conditioning, Mini Bar, Kitchenette, Broadband Internet, Clothing Iron, Laundry service and Voice Mail

Hotel Amenities Include: Massage / Beauty Center, Swimming Pool, Bar / Lounge, Elevator / Lift, Parking, Concierge, Restaurant, Sauna, 24 Hour Reception and Banquet Facilities

Business Features Include: Conference Room(s) and High-speed Internet

Weather & Climate
When visiting in the Spring and Fall, one can expect average daytime temperatures of about 61 degrees, and nighttime lows of 44. Daytime temperatures in the Summer average 81 degrees, while Winter daytime temperatures are about 36. We recommend checking the Chicago, IL weather forecast and information to determine proper attire before travelling on your family vacation.

  • Self parking: $22 per/day (in/out privileges)
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Attractions near The Willows Hotel Chicago, IL


Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Chicago Illinois

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum - Chicago

0.7 miles from property
The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum - The Museum of the Chicago Academy of Sciences is a nature museum that is situated in Chicago, Illinois. The museum, which opened in a new facility in October 1999, is located at the intersection of Fullerton Parkway and Cannon Drive in Lincoln Park.


Lincoln Park Conservatory Chicago Illinois

Lincoln Park Conservatory - Chicago

0.8 miles from property
The Lincoln Park Conservatory is a conservatory and botanical garden in Chicago, Illinois. The conservatory is situated at 2391 North Stockdon Drive just south of Fullerton Avenue, west of Lake Shore Drive, and part of the Lincoln Park, Chicago community area. Positioned on the shore of Lake Michigan and a part of the Chicago Park District's Lincoln Park, it is just north of the Lincoln Park Zoo. The Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool and the North Pond Nature Sanctuary are further to the north along Stockton Drive.
Alumni Hall Depaul University Chicago Illinois

Alumni Hall - DePaul University - Chicago

1.0 miles from property
Alumni Hall was a 5,308-seat multi-purpose arena in Chicago, Illinois. The arena opened in 1956 to replace DePaul Auditorium, the school's prior on-campus gym. It was home to all the DePaul University Blue Demons men's basketball team from 1956 until they moved to the Rosemont Horizon. The women's team played all their home games at Alumni Hall from 1974 to 2000, while the men's team played occasional games there.
Lincoln Park Zoo Chicago Illinois

Lincoln Park Zoo - Chicago

1.2 miles from property
Lincoln Park Zoo is a free 35-acre zoo that is situated in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. The zoo was founded in 1868, making it one of the oldest zoos in the nation. The zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.


Chicago History Museum Illinois

Chicago History Museum - Chicago

1.7 miles from property
Chicago History Museum was founded in 1856 to study and interpret Chicago's history. It is located in Lincoln Park in a building at 1601 North Clark Street at the intersection of North Avenue in the Old Town Triangle neighborhood of Lincoln Park in Chicago, . It was renamed the Chicago History Museum in September, 2006.



International Museum of Surgical Science - Chicago

1.9 miles from property
The International Museum of Surgical Science is a museum that is situated in the Gold Coast neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. It is operated by the International College of Surgeons and features exhibits dealing with various aspects of Eastern and Western medicine. It was founded by Dr. Max Thorek in 1954.
Newberry Library Chicago Illinois

Newberry Library - Chicago

2.5 miles from property
The Newberry Library is a privately endowed, independent research library for the humanities and social sciences in Chicago, Illinois. Although it is private, non-circulating library, the Newberry Library is free and open to the public. The collections embrace Western civilization from the late Middle Ages to the end of the Napoleonic Era in Europe, from the Era of European Exploration to the Age of Revolution in Latin America, and to modern times in North America.
Polish Museum Of America Chicago Illinois

Polish Museum of America - Chicago

2.6 miles from property
The Polish Museum of America is a museum that is situated in West Town, in what had been the historical Polish Downtown neighborhood of Chicago, . It is home to a plethora of Polish artifacts, artwork, and embroidered folk costumes among its growing collection. Founded in 1935, it is one of the oldest ethnic museums in the US.



Loyola University Museum of Art - Chicago

2.7 miles from property
The Loyola University Museum of Art, which opened in the fall of 2005, is unique among Chicago's many museums for mounting exhibits that explore the spiritual in art from all cultures, faiths, and periods. LUMA is located on Loyola University Chicago's Water Tower Campus in downtown Chicago, at 820 North Michigan Ave.
Museum Of Contemporary Art Chicago Illinois

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago - Chicago

2.8 miles from property
The Museum of Contemporary Art, often abbreviated to MCA, is a contemporary art museum near Water Tower Place in downtown Chicago in Cook County, Illinois. The museum, which was established in 1967, is one of the world's largest contemporary art venues. The museum's collection is composed of thousands of objects of Post-World War II visual art. It had its first showroom in the building of a former baking factory.
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Restaurants near The Willows Hotel Chicago, IL

This is a list of nearby Vegetarian Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers in order by distance from the hotel, including Health Food Restaurants, Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops and Bar & Grill Restaurants. Bon appetít!


Seattle Suttons Healthy Eating

   0.1 miles from property
640 West Diversey Parkway
Chicago, IL 60614

Super Burrito

   0.1 miles from property
2933 N Broadway St
Chicago, IL 60657


   0.1 miles from property
2924 North Broadway Street
Chicago, IL 60657

Bobtail Soda Fountain

   0.1 miles from property
2951 North Broadway Street
Chicago, IL 60657

Chipotle Mexican Grill

   0.1 miles from property
610 West Diversey Parkway
Chicago, IL 60614

Cucina Bella Restaurant

   0.1 miles from property
543 West Diversey PKWY
Chicago, IL 60614


   0.1 miles from property
2835 North Broadway Street
Chicago, IL 60657

Aladdins Eatery

   0.1 miles from property
614 West Diversey Parkway
Chicago, IL 60614

Avenue Tavern

   0.1 miles from property
2916 North Broadway Street
Chicago, IL 60657

Borders Books Music & Cafe

   0.1 miles from property
2817 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60657
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