Top 10 Hip Hotels
High-tech amenities and an amazing rooftop in Chicago's Loop.
This boutique hotel in downtown Chicago is located on historic State Street, amidst the popular theater and Loop business districts. An enormous lightning bolt adorns the outer façade of this 27-story building featuring 250 modern guest rooms and 60 suites. State-of-the-art high-tech amenities include iPod docking stations and VOIP color touch-screen phones that offer weather updates, flight information and wake-up calls from local celebrities. There are bars and restaurants, including The Roof, a show-stopper that provides live music, fire pit seating and views of the Chicago River. Wedding reception halls, meeting spaces and a multimedia theater are available, while the Spa@theWit provides a long menu of body care treatments. The urban surroundings make for unlimited dining, shopping and sight-seeing.