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Sheraton Grand Chicago



The Sheraton Grand Chicago is the official host hotel of the n4a Conference, so you'll be just steps away from all the Conference activities! Ideally situated in downtown Chicago, the Sheraton Grand Chicago blends luxury and convenience into a single experience. Located right on the Riverwalk, enjoy breathtaking views of the Chicago River, Lake Michigan, and the city skyline from the comfort of your guest room.


General Information


  • Check-In Time is 3:00 pm
  • Check-Out Time is 12:00 pm
  • Hotel amenities include complimentary use of the fully-equipped fitness center and indoor heated swimming pool, in-room massage services, 24-hour in-room dining and five on-site restaurants ranging from casual to fine dining
  • Guest services include an onsite FedEx Office Business Center, full-service concierge & bellmen, valet and self-parking and dry cleaning services



Restaurants & Lounges in the Sheraton

LB Bistro and Patisserie
First restaurant venture for Laurent Branlard, winner of the 2008 World Pastry Championship, featuring a market bistro breakfast using the freshest ingredients for a full range of breakfast offerings. Also featuring a casual lunch with specialty sandwiches and salads and French comfort Bistro entrees.
Link Café 
Sheraton’s Link Café offers freshly brewed Starbucks® coffee, Fresh Bagels™, breakfast pastries, fresh fruit and sandwich selections. It's the perfect spot to relax over a cup of coffee or grab one to go or sit back and surf the web.
Chi Bar 
Great bar and lounge for cool cocktails and to people watch.
Shula’s Steak House 
Enjoy SHULA CUT steaks and fresh seafood, at one of the top steakhouses in America. Named for Don Shula, the winningest coach in NFL history. The décor includes pictures and game balls from the ’72 perfect season. Reservations strongly recommended. Shula’s private dining room hosts dinner parties up to 235 people and cocktail receptions up to 80 people. Open for dinner daily. (T) 312-670-0788.
Chicago Burger Company (Seasonal) 
Located on the scenic Chicago River, this casual burger restaurant boasts the classics. Choose between the juicy all-American beef burger, savory salmon, healthy vegetarian and more. All generously topped with your choice of trimmings from sweet to spicy or the traditional favorites.
CBC Lounge (Seasonal)
Located on the west end of the Chicago River Walk, this lounge offers casual dining and drinks during the summer months.



Hotel Parking Information

Daily drive-ins will park the method of their choice. If you wish to valet your car, please drive to the front of the hotel lobby and pay at the valet cashier located outside of the hotel. For self-parking, drive down the parking ramp to the lower level. You will be able to access the elevators and go directly to the lobby by pushing "P1" in the elevator. The Sheraton Grand Chicago offers valet and self-parking on a first come / first serve basis. The valet and self-parking rates are as follows (subject to change):


Valet Parking Self-Parking
Less than 1 hour $28.00 $28.00
1 to 2 hours $30.00 $30.00
2 to 6 hours $37.00 $37.00
6 to 12 hours $40.00 $40.00
12 to 24 hours $67.00 $55.00
*In and Out Privileges Available for Overnight Guests Only
*Valet Height Clearance is 6.8**



Ground Transportation from Chicao O'Hare Airport

The Sheraton Grand Chicago is approximately 17 miles from the airport. There are a number of transportation options available from the Chicago O'Hare Airport. 


Airport Express Shuttle

Book your airport shuttle online at and use the code “Sheraton” for a 15% discount.  To transport to the O'Hare Airport, the shuttle departs at 25 minutes and 55 minutes past the hour. Allow 2 1/2  hours before the flight for travel and check-in. The Sheraton Chicago is the first stop on the shuttle route and the shuttle may stop at two other hotels before going to O’Hare. For the  Midway Airport, the shuttle departs at 5 minutes and 35 minutes past the hour. Allow 2 hours before the flight for travel and check-in. The Sheraton Chicago is the last stop on the route before going to Midway.


O’Hare Airport Per Person Midway Airport Per Person
Single One Way $30.00 $25.00
Single Round Trip $56.00 $46.00
Pair Fare One Way (2 together) $21.00 $17.00
Pair Fare Round Trip $39.00 $31.00
Group One Way (3 or more) $16.00 $14.00
Group Round Trip $30.00 $26.00


CTA Trains (aka the "L")
CTA Fares are $2.75 per ride and subject to change. To get to the O'Hare Airport (ORD), the L is located at Lake and Clark Streets in the State of Illinois Building. The L runs every 5 minutes (BLUE LINE) and takes about 50 minutes. The last stop will be Terminal 4 of O'Hare Airport. For the  Midway Airport (MDW), the L is located at Lake and Clark Streets in the State of Illinois Building. The L runs every 5 minutes (ORANGE LINE) and takes about 30 minutes.


Taxi Cabs

Taxis are located on the lower level of each terminal at O'Hare airport, outside the Baggage Claim Area. Taxis run through Chicago and the suburban areas. It is recommended to pick up a licensed taxi and not to accept taxi rides outside the taxi rank or from the Departures level.


To/From Est. Cost Est. Time Est. Distance
O’Hare Airport $40.00 35-45 minutes 17.91 miles
Midway Airport $30.00 25-35 minutes 11.86 miles



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