Hotel Congress Plaza in Chicago

Meetings & Events

Look no further than our Chicago meeting hotel for your event!

Looking for an impressive and convenient location for your next event in the Windy City? The historic Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center provides a dazzling backdrop in the heart of downtown Chicago adjacent to Grant Park. Impress colleagues and clients with an unforgettable corporate gathering, awards banquet, seminar, convention or workshop.

Make unique and lasting memories as you plan for your special wedding day. Take advantage of breathtaking lakefront views and over 50,000 square feet of flexible event space as you prepare for your next conference, reception, reunion or Chicago meeting from 10 to 2,000 attendees.

Gold Room

The Congress Plaza Hotel and Convention Center offers 23 function rooms, highlighted by the magnificent Gold Room. This architecturally engaging space emits warmth, Italian Renaissance charm and literally glitters with gold.

Perfect for elegant, formal affairs, the Gold Room has provided the setting for some of the most notable events in Chicago history for more than a century.

Meetings at The Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago

In addition to the Gold Room, the hotel features three additional ballrooms suited for your needs.

The Florentine Room is an ideal setting for wedding receptions and formal banquets, while the Great Hall is easily transformed for graduation and award ceremonies.

Boasting more than 3,000 square feet of space, the Windsor Room is an ideal location for large conferences, seminars and trade shows.

Meetings at The Congress Plaza Hotel Chicago

You may even choose to reserve one of our spacious classic suites to provide a more intimate setting as a hospitality area or for private cocktail receptions for clients. The possibilities are endless!

Event attendees and guests will find our Chicago meeting hotel location ideal to explore some of the best areas of the city – we are situated adjacent to Grant Park and Lake Michigan and a short walk or drive to nearby Millennium Park, McCormick Place, the Museum Campus, Navy Pier, Soldier Field, Sears Tower, LaSalle Street and the bustling business district.

The Magnificent Mile, with its array of retail shops, boutiques, eateries, entertainment and other Chicago attractions are just steps away. Speak with one of our guest services representatives to reserve a room block and encourage your attendees and guests from out of town to experience all that downtown Chicago has to offer.

Let our catering and events staff take care of the details – from customized catering menus to seating charts to audio-visual needs to technology requirements. We’re here to make sure your next event is a success.

Contact us to request space availability and discuss your event needs in
detail at 312-427-3800 or via email at

520 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL 60605

Phone: 312-427-3800 · Fax: 312-427-2919

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