There are around a dozen hotels surrounding Chicago O’Hare Airport, including the on-site Hilton Chicago O’Hare Airport Hotel. With the exception of Super 8 Chicago O’Hare, all of them are located on the East side of the airport, facing the airport’s main entrance.
Airport Accommodation at and near Chicago O’Hare Airport
The great majority of hotels near Chicago O’Hare are located on Mannheim Road or River Road, which are connected to I-190, the small expressway that operates to/from the airport.These range from cheap and basic to expensive and luxury, and although for all kind of public, the majority of hotels surrounding Chicago O’Hare Airport are oriented to business travellers.
Book a hotel room and avoid inconveniences
Being one of the most busiest airports in the world (5th in 2012), it’s not news that lots of people are held up in the airport because their flights may have been delayed or even cancelled. Although this is unpredictable, the truth is that there are some tips that could actually help you avoid these inconveniences:
– The earlier, the better. When booking your flight, especially if you are flying during the summer, bare in mind that delays at O’Hare start to pile up at 3pm, being 7-9pm the worst times to fly. If you have an early flight, we highly recommend you to book accommodation in one of the Chicago O’Hare Airport hotels listed above.
– Be water my friend. Chicago’s climate is classified as continental, which means that four seasons are easily differentiable, being very cold during the winter with several snowfalls, and reaching high temperatures during the summer (In July 2012 Chicago reached and exceeded 100 °F (38 °C) for three consecutive days at Chicago O’Hare Airport). Because of the city’s unstable weather, some flights might be delayed or even cancelled. If you get stuck at O’Hare and need a hotel room for the night, you might be interested in having look at the hotels at or near O’Hare Airport listed above. However, if you are still planning your trip, we recommend you to fly during late spring, between the snow and the thunderstorm seasons, or in early autumn.
On-site Hotels at Chicago O’Hare Airport
The only on-site hotel at O’Hare Airport is the Hilton Chicago O’Hare Airport hotel. Located in Terminal 2, the hotel has an indoor walkway to the train, which will take you to Chicago city center. The Hilton Chicago O’Hare Airport hotel is fully equipped with all sorts of features for any kind of guest: from the large indoor swimming pool to the Sports Edition Bar, passing by a meeting room with room for up to 300 people . The rooms are as well special: located in an area with no direct plane traffic, and with sound-resistant windows and blackout curtains, Hilton O’Hare guests will enjoy their stay without even noticing they are at the airport.
How do I get to Chicago Airport Hotels?
Chicago O’Hare Airport hotels courtesy buses depart and arrive at the Shuttle Area, on the ground level of the airport’s elevated parking garage. All the hotels run shuttles to and from the airport, but while some run on regular schedules, some may need to be prebooked. If In addition to the hotels shuttles, that are for free, other three bus companies operate to and from the airport: Coach USA, Tri State/United Limo and Omega Airport Shuttle, which offer an hourly service between Chicago Midway International and Chicago O’Hare International Airports; and Go Airport Express, which connects the airport with the city and the majority of suburban neighborhoods.
Business Travellers at Chicago O’Hare Airport
Chicago O’Hare Airport is a great airport for business travellers, offering the best facilities such as secure internet connections and office services for business travelers in Terminal 1 with fees starting from $5.