• City view
  • Pets allowed
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Luggage storage
  • Heating

Situated alongside the shopping, dining and entertainment of the famed Magnificent Mile, this boutique hotel is located in downtown Chicago and offers on-site dining and expansive meeting space. Featuring modern décor and hardwood floors, every room at Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection provides a 49-inch flat-screen TV with premium cable channels and a coffee maker. A work desk and safety deposit box are also included. Guests can take in the artistic, creative atmosphere of the hotel while enjoying a crafted cocktail at The Albert Tavern, which offers seasonal cuisine for lunch and dinner. Plated breakfast items are also offered at the hotel and room service. A fitness centre and valet dry-cleaning services are offered at EMC2 Hotel. Free WiFi is available in the lobby and public areas. Navy Pier and Millennium Park are both 1 mile away from the hotel. Oak Street Beach is a 15-minute walk away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 2 Nov 2016.
Hotel chain/brand:
Autograph Collection

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Chicago, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

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Room type
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 1
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Guest reviews


Value for money
High score for Chicago
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  • Matthias
    First I had e pretty noisy room, but then they upgraded me to a fine quiet other room.
  • Maximiliaan
    The hotel is very interesting. It was very clean and staff were very pleasant. You have an amazon echo in the room that you can use for room service and other misc things. Room service is delivered with robots which is something I've never seen...
  • Nicole
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Very modern and loved the science theme running throughout the hotel. Cleo and Leo they were cool robots and were great for bringing up the extra towels. The digital technology pretty impressive. The manager on checking out on the 10/21 morning...
  • Stephen
    Very modern, super comfortable beds. Friendly staff.
  • Bineswar
    The Brand concept, the interior decorations, the arts, the food & service at the restaurant and the great location.
  • Maya
    Great location, friendly staff who went out of their way to bring a microwave up my room when I asked for one
  • Andrew
    Loved the robots Cleo and Leo’s towel / shampoo delivery
  • Rabensteine
    United StatesUnited States
    Modern with super cool decor. The toiletries provided were amazing.
  • Martesha
    United StatesUnited States
    Loved everything about this hotel! The location was perfect and walking distance to everything. Literally less than 10mins in walking to Michigan Ave. The rooms were spacious for me and my guy and we loved the boutique style of everything and...
  • Shanell
    United StatesUnited States
    Extremely clean and modern decor. Loved how dark and moody the hotel was. Room was extremely dark I slept very well. This will be the only hotel I stay at when visiting Chicago. Perfect location.

Property questions and answers
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  • Is there parking

    Yes. Self-Parking: Off-site self-park is $43 per night. Be advised that in-and-out privileges are not permitted during the visit in order to receive t..
    Answered on 31 July 2020
  • Can you check in earlier?

    Early check-in requests 8am to 12pm noon may have an additional $40 fee. Check-ins from 12am Midnight to 7:59am is not permitted.
    Answered on 25 March 2021
  • I am traveling with my teenager. Are the showers all see through?

    All standard rooms showers are see-through glass with curtain around
    Answered on 16 April 2021

    The rooms do not have microwaves, however you may request one upon your arrival.
    Answered on 29 September 2021
  • Can I request a room that is pet free? I’m allergic to dogs and cats

    You will need to reach out to the hotel directly for this request. This question is on a public message board as an anonymous post so the hotel is una..
    Answered on 22 August 2020
  • Do you have any rooms with jetted tubs?

    Thank you for reaching out to us. Unfortunately, we don't at jetted tubs on our property. Best Regards,
    Answered on 14 January 2021
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Hotel surroundings *

1 restaurant on site

  • The Albert
    • Cuisine
    • Open for

Facilities of Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular facilities
  • Parking
  • WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
WiFi is available in the rooms and costs US$9.99 per 24 hours.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs US$65 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge service
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
  • Pet bowls
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Lift
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Auditory guidance
  • Visual aids: Tactile signs
  • Visual aids: Braille
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Fitness
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 16:00 to 23:30

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 12:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 81.93GBP. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 12 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21


Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests must be 21 years of age or older to check in at the property.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

A damage deposit of USD 100 is required on arrival. That's about 81.93GBP. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection

  • Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection is 0.8 miles from the centre of Chicago. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection include:

    • Double
    • Quadruple

  • Check-in at Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection is from 16:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The prices at Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Guests staying at Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • American

  • Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Fitness

  • Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection has 1 restaurant:

    • The Albert