Upscale luxury, boutique service and unbeatable location at the Raffaello in downtown Chicago, Illinois.
Boutique hotels in downtown Chicago
Centrally located on Michigan Avenue and the famed Magnificent Mile in the heart of the Gold Coast, the recently renovated Raffaello offers luxurious boutique accommodations and modern amenities in the heart of all that downtown Chicago has to offer. Discover excellent shopping just steps from Raffaello’s front door, as well as easy access to theater, nightlife, restaurants, museums and the beach.
Guests at the Raffaello choose from 170 guestrooms featuring European style blended with a modernist décor. Your newly updated oasis in downtown Chicago offers a soothing ambience underscored with subtle earth tones. Each spacious guest suite at the Raffaello is appointed with a European shower and rainforest showerhead, Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities, WiFi, 32 inch LCD televisions, Ihomes, Keurig coffeemakers and Egyptian cotton bedding.
The trademark personalized service from our warm staff at the Raffaello ensures your downtown Chicago stay will be memorable. Hotel amenities for your convenience include concierge services, massage treatments, 24 hour fitness center, business center, and 24 hour room service by Pelago Ristorante. Relax under the sun or night sky on Raffaello’s rooftop deck open late spring through late fall.
Plan your next elegant conference or special event at the Raffaello. A perfect meeting choice for small to medium sized events, five executive boardrooms offer flexible meeting space on the Raffaello’s 18th floor. We offer modern business amenities and experienced planning professionals to ensure a successful meeting or gathering.
Elegant dining is yours at the critically acclaimed Pelago Ristorante with Michelin star rated chef and owner Mauro Mafrici. Enjoy upscale Italian seafood and cuisine choices for lunch and dinner, served with fresh seasonal and local ingredients.
From Menin Hotels, the South Beach based group behind Shelborne, Sanctuary, Bentley, and Gale, brings Drumbar, a rooftop lounge resting on the 18th floor of the Raffaello. Think Miami meets Speakeasy. The dark lit interior lined with rich woods, a fireplace, cozy seating, and an extra long marble top bar.
At the Raffaello, you are just steps from the Magnificent Mile. Our ideal location puts you close to Michigan Avenue Shopping, Drury Lane Theater, Rush Street nightlife, restaurants, clubs, Navy Pier, Hancock Observatory, Museum of Contemporary Art, Lincoln Park Zoo, and the North Avenue Beach.
Join us at the freshly updated Raffaello and enjoy modern boutique accommodations, our commitment to personalized service, and a terrific location convenient to Chicago’s many attractions and activities.