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Whether you’re visiting us from half a world away or the next town over, experience Chicago-style hospitality with our fabulous partners. Let us make your Festival experience an unforgettable one!

Official Hotel

Ambassador Hotel lobby

Ambassador Hotel

1301 N. State St. • 312.229.6792

Ambassador Chicago is the city’s original boutique hotel and part of JDV by Hyatt. Nestled in the Gold Coast, this iconic hotel has hosted countless celebrities. Experience spacious guest rooms, onsite restaurant and bar, complimentary WiFi, newly renovated onsite fitness center, upgraded in-room technology, and easy access to restaurants and shopping.

Book with Festival discount


St. Jane hotel room

St. Jane Hotel

230 N Michigan Ave • 312.345.1000

Located inside the iconic Carbide and Carbon Building, St. Jane is Chicago’s new hub for reveling, dining and communing. We are perfectly situated in the downtown Loop District and close to a diverse collection of restaurants and bars, museums, galleries and music venues. With Free Rein and The Nobel, St. Jane is a premier eating and drinking destination. We combine contemporary design and a pioneering spirit to create a travel experience you won’t forget.


Hotel EMC2 room

Hotel EMC2

228 E. Ontario St. • 312.915.0000

Hotel EMC2 is near Navy Pier and upscale shops and restaurants along The Magnificent Mile. Experience upscale amenities and unparalleled services, including friendly greetings from robot attendants, Leo and Cleo, and assistance from Amazon Alexa. Savor creative dining at the Albert, our restaurant specializing in globally inspired cuisine and drinks.


LOT Polish Airlines photo

LOT Polish Airlines

Fly LOT Polish Airlines nonstop from Chicago, Miami, New York, Newark and Los Angeles to Warsaw and fly from New York to Budapest on the Dreamliner. You can also fly LOT seasonally from Newark to Rzeszow and Chicago to Budapest. LOT Polish Airlines is a proud member of Star Alliance and your gateway to Europe and beyond!