One of my favorite neighborhoods in Chicago to take visitors is the Gold Coast. Not only did I live there for my first year in Chicago (and thus is has special history), it’s also a peek into the upscale, swanky, “seen and be seen” section of the city. I tend to recommend it as a lively and entertaining area to stay when visiting. There are a number of upscale hotels in the area, but the Sutton Place Hotel has quaint boutique charm and is usually a moderate priced option … more
Have stayed here a couple times for corporate conferences. It's a small hotel with quaint rooms in the heart of the gold coast. Fantastic location for restaurants and shopping and a very reasonable price for rooms. Highly recommended!