Welcome to the Best Western Plus Hawthorne Terrace Hotel, an intimate and charming hotel nestled in the bustling Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago. We are just steps from the vibrant nightlife, theater, sidewalk cafes, upscale dining, lakefront biking and jogging. All of this and within minutes from celebrated Michigan Avenue by the use of scenic Lake Shore Drive. Combining the personal attention of a small hotel with the confidence you'll feel staying with a name you trust, each of the 83 tastefully-appointed rooms and junior suites include a complimentary full breakfast and newspaper.
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The hotel offers full business facilities with free wireless high-speed Internet, a fitness center with sauna and whirlpool. Within walking distance of Wrigley Field, Home of The Chicago Cubs®, you can also enjoy lakefront jogging, golf and tennis. A meticulous renovation and an accommodating staff make the Best Western Plus Hawthorne Terrace Hotel a popular choice for seeing all the best Chicago has to offer.
Our prime location steps from Chicago's lakefront, you will enjoy unmatched access to the most exciting part of town. You can be in The Loop or on Michigan Avenue in just minutes. You can explore all the local sights and sounds right here in the neighborhood. Electrifying nightlife and restaurants abound, from ethnic cuisine to sidewalk bistros to fine dining. We're also in the heart of Chicago's renowned Belmont theater district.
For sports fans, golf, tennis and jogging are nearby. We're the closest hotel to historic Wrigley Field, the home of the Chicago Cubs® and the second oldest, most charming ballpark in the country. Since the Best Western Plus Hawthorne Terrace Hotel puts you in the center of everything, it's the only hotel to choose in Chicago. Also the most convenient for easy travel to O'Hare Airport, Midway Airport and downtown by train, bus or taxi. Enjoy your stay.
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Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel’s discretion. A refundable cleaning & damage deposit of $50.00 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair/cleaning.
The location is nestled in an older, Victorian section of Chicago just a couple of blocks from the lake shore and marina. The neighborhood felt safe for early morning power walks. It was very...
By Albert D
Boston, Massachusetts on 25-May-2018
Check in seemed to be a chore for the hostess at the front desk. I waited an additional 10 mins for a room to be ready even after I checked in well after 3pm.
I was given 3 diffferent sets of keys...
This hotel is ok, breakfast is good, room is clean and ok. No on site parking! Very expensive even for Chicago! Better choices if you book in advance. The staff was Chicago friendly... Not bad...
Indianapolis, Indiana on 22-May-2018
Although a favorite place in the past, it seems to have fallen onto hard times. All but one of machine of the exercise equipment were broken. The spa was out of order. Empty wine bottle was left...
By Bob S
East Alton, Illinois on 21-May-2018
This place feels dated as hell. There is NO PARKING even though they advertise that they do. You'll have to pay for public parking which is about $45 a day. The bed is atrocious, TV is old and quite...