Stay Eco: Chicago

Entryway in the Ivy Boutique Hotel 

Unwind in the Windy City at these eco-friendly hotels, which feature natural spa services, fresh cocktails, rooftop nightlife and reclaimed artwork. They bring the perfect blend of modern living and eco-conscious design to Chicago.

Hotel Monaco - A Kimpton Hotel

Previously an old hat factory, Hotel Monaco has been renovated with worldly eclectic taste, pet-friendly amenities and beautiful Chicago River views. Dine in at South Water Kitchen with seasonally inspired cuisine and ingredients sourced from nearby farmers and purveyors. Honor bar comes stocked with gourmet local snacks. Stay fit with the on-site 24-hour fitness center, in-room spa services, and PUBLIC bikes. monaco-chicago.com

The Kimpton Gray Hotel - A Kimpton Hotel

Newly renovated and set to open in September 2016, The Kimpton Gray Hotel boasts an Art Deco exterior. Once an historic office building, the hotel’s lobby bar Vol. 39 serves up rare vintage wines in elegant surroundings, including pieces like recycled leather-bound law books left behind from previous tenants. Immerse yourself in Chicago views at Lola Braza, the hotel’s Peruvian and Argentinean inspired rooftop bar. Relax with in-room yoga mats or visit the on-site spa, Petrosino’s Parlor, which was voted one of the top ten Salons in the nation. grayhotelchicago.com

Dana Hotel and Spa

Natural, sustainable wood warms the rooms with earth tones, evoking a sense of balance. Dana’s philosophy of wellness encourages guests to“relax, rejuvenate, and be inspired.” Enjoy natural and therapeutic spa services at the spa at dana, a 24-hour gym, and in-room, with Italian rainfall fixtures. Relax all day with beautiful rooftop views that transform into an energetic nightlife experience at the Vertigo Sky Lounge. danahotelandspa.com

Hotel Felix

Hotel Felix features sustainable practices from the restoration of the building to the eco-friendly art work. Say hello to the seven-foot-tall doorman crafted by artist Allen Christian out of reclaimed materials including recycled pipes and a milk-bucket head. The eco flair extends to the spa products at Spa Boutique Felix, including botanical spa treatments like the Lemongrass Mimosa Body Scrub and the Warm Honey Drizzle Delight. hotelfelixchicago.com

Ivy Boutique Hotel

En-suite rainforest showers and bamboo flooring create a calm sanctuary. In-room massage, facials and spa packages deliver relaxation right to your doorstep. Travel to the 16th floor to Ivy Sky Terrace for a drink made with fresh fruits and vegetables and delicious eats. Enjoy the city surrounding while basking in the comfort of the terrace greenery. exploreivy.com