The Gwen Hotel

521 North Rush Street, Chicago, IL
Capacity: 180 people

About The Gwen Hotel

The Gwen reflects the energy and glamour of 1930s Chicago while offering all of the modern amenities and refinement you would expect from a Luxury Collection Hotel. Located in the landmark McGraw-Hill building on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, The Gwen provides the perfect setting to enjoy the best the city has to offer. With enclosed access to The Shops at North Bridge, The Gwen is a vibrant, central destination with newly reimagined spaces perfect for combining work and play. Offering distinctive indoor and outdoor spaces for board meetings, VIP sales retreats, and social gatherings alike, The Gwen is the city’s most in-demand new meeting venue.

Package Pricing

$179 /person
Pricing for weddings and parties only
$219 /person
Pricing for weddings and parties only
$269 /person
Pricing for weddings and parties only

Event Spaces

The Gwen Lux - Intimate Wedding Venue
The Gwen Lux - Intimate Wedding Venue
Upstairs at The Gwen - Terrace
Upstairs at The Gwen - Terrace
The Grand Salon
The Grand Salon
Gallery Ballroom
Gallery Ballroom
Venue Types
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 180
  • Special Features: The Gwen's art deco design features elements famously created by sculptress Gwen Lux and brought back to life throughout the iconic hotel. Captivate your guests on our rooftop terraces, ideal for celebrating and reconnecting, with friends and family.
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 18,000
  • Year Renovated: 2019