Navy Pier occupies a significant place in the hearts and minds of the locals. During your trip, you will cross paths with many fellow adventurers who have also come to take in this terrific landmark.
It is just one of the many things to see and do in the fantastic city of Chicago.
If you'd like to find a room right where the action is, you'll have plenty of options. There are about 124 accommodations within the vicinity of Navy Pier. You may like to consider the Chicago Downtown Condo - Michigan Ave Suite ID #14-15 or The Peninsula Chicago, comfortably situated just 2 miles (3 kilometers) and 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away, respectively. One other great choice, the Waldorf Astoria Chicago, is 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
See your dollars go a little farther by spending some time at one of the bargain hotels available around here. How about giving the St. Clair Hotel a shot? It's just 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) away. Another choice could be the Travelodge Hotel Downtown, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
If you'd like to enjoy a bit of luxury, you'll find a good array of sophisticated hotels close by. Highly recommended are the Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago and the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, located a mere 0.9 miles (1.4 kilometers) and 0.9 miles (1.4 kilometers) away, respectively.
After your excursion to Navy Pier, take a short walk to Starbucks for a quick bite, a cup of coffee or thirst-quenching drink. For those looking for more substantial food, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co is also nearby and offers a wide selection of quality meals. And if the sun's setting light brings on a sudden thirst, pop into Harry Caray's Tavern, Navy Pier for an icy beer or refreshing wine on the way back to your hotel.
It's so simple to jump on the metro when you're going to Navy Pier. The closest station, train station, is just 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) away!