Boasting one of the world’s largest and most diversified economies, it is no secret that business in Chicago is booming; more and more companies are choosing to invest in the ‘Windy City’. The financial district, most importantly, plays a vital role in the advancement of this vibrant city. Centred on LaSalle Street in the Chicago Loop, the district is home to some of the world’s largest international corporations and is even promoted as the second-largest commercial business district in the US, after New York’s Midtown Manhattan. The city thrives in no small part due to its position as a national transportation and distribution centre, being the source of nationally distributed magazines, catalogues and more – you can learn more about the prospering industries of other iconic US cities here.
At SilverDoor Apartments, our extensive portfolio offers over 110 corporate furnished apartments in Chicago for business travellers. To assist with your search, we have compiled a list of the 6 best serviced apartments in Chicago for your next business trip.
1. The Tides Apartment
The Tides Apartment is located in the heart of downtown Chicago and is just a short walk away from the DuSable Harbor, reflecting the motive behind its water-related name. Step foot onto the famous Chicago Riverwalk and explore the fine cuisine this pedestrianised waterfront has to offer. This furnished apartment in Chicago boasts views of the tranquil greenery of Lake Shore East Park, juxtaposing the sumptuous high-rise buildings which surround the apartment. Featuring two bedrooms and mapped over 110 sqm, this luxurious corporate apartment in Chicago includes a comfortable king and queen size bed. To ensure your health and well-being is maintained whilst away for a business, make use of the on-site swimming pool and fitness facilities provided with this property.
2. Marquee Apartments
Centred in the Chicago Loop, Marquee furnished apartments are ideal for corporate guests as they are in close proximity to several major company headquarters. The property lies in the renowned Chicago theatre district and is home to a plethora of Broadway theatre venues such as the James M. Nederlander and the Cadillac Palace Theatre, providing the perfect entertainment option for an after-work treat. Soak in the exceptional city views afforded by the property from the floor to ceiling windows which wrap around the exterior of the building.
3. Fisher Building
If you’re looking for conveniently located furnished apartments in Chicago, you can easily reach the Fisher Building in just under 10 minutes from Van Buren Street train or metro station. Situated near the popular Umai and Mexican infused Flacos Tacos, this sought-after area offers an abundance of restaurants suitable for corporate business meetings or client dinners. Pleasantly decorated with teal tainted sofas and deep brown oak wood flooring, these one-bedroom corporate apartments in Chicago comprise queen size beds and fully equipped kitchens.
4. 465 North Park Drive Apartment
Offering corporate housing in Chicago’s Magnificant Mile, 465 North Park Drive Apartment benefits from a host of nearby leisure amenities such as the lavish 19th century Driehaus Museum and the AMC River East 21. Iconic architectural buildings dominate the neighbouring area, making up the spectacular Chicago skyline. The apartment has been cleverly decorated with cool earth tones which contribute to the Zen atmosphere the property exudes. The space offers an open-plan living/dining area comprising a fully equipped kitchen. A work desk is also included to ensure your corporate needs are catered for whilst travelling for business.
5. OneEleven Apartments
Providing impressive views over the riverfront, OneEleven Apartments are ideal for business travellers who are looking to maintain their fitness routines. Soul Cycle is ideal for a quick, after-work fitness session and is conveniently located just next door. For a relaxing break from the busy works schedule, take a dip in the on-site swimming pool at your own leisure. Combine business with pleasure and head out onto the luxurious communal rooftop terrace – decked out with seating, making it the ideal location for inviting corporate clients. Capture the essence of Chicago along the Riverwalk at the popular City Winery whilst grabbing a bite to eat or drink after work.
6. Randolph Tower Apartment
Designed with rich and vibrant colours, this furnished apartment in Chicago provides an inviting and homely atmosphere. Corporate guests can sleep peacefully in Randolph Tower Apartment with the delightful double bed provided or replicate home-cooked meals in the fully equipped kitchen. Step foot outside the apartment and head down the bustling streets of Chicago and reach the highly regarded Cloud Gate, often referred to as the Bean. Dine out at some of Chicago’s most coveted restaurants such as Prime & Provisions or Petterinos. These luxurious eateries will leave you feeling satisfied with their sizeable and varied menu offerings.
If you’re interested in the above corporate housing options in Chicago for your next business trip, click here to uncover the range of apartments that our portfolio holds. To discover more about serviced accommodation in the US, read our complete guide to corporate housing.