Office of Head Start Leadership Institute

Airports

Hotel Reservations

For your convenience, rooms have been reserved at the government per diem rate for attendees of the Office of Head Start Leadership Institute. See the list of hotels, room rates, and parking rates below. To receive these rates, attendees must make reservations with the hotels by March 10‚ 2017. After March 10, reservations will be accepted on an as-available basis and may be at a significantly higher rate. Use the group name "Birth to Five” when making your reservations to receive the conference rate.

You will be asked to provide a valid credit card number at the time of reservation to hold your room. Please use this opportunity to express your room and bedding preferences. The hotel will assign specific room types upon check-in‚ based on availability. Upon check-in, you will be required to present a valid credit card to cover your accommodations and incidental charges during your stay.

Check-in time at the hotel is 3 p.m., and check-out time is noon. Should you arrive early‚ the hotel will make every attempt to accommodate your check-in. However, if there are no rooms available upon your early arrival‚ your luggage will be stored with the hotel’s bellman until your room is ready.

Sheraton Grand Chicago

Sheraton Grand Chicago

301 E. North Water St.
Chicago, IL
312-464-1000

Rate: $222 Single/Double
Reservations: 1-888-627-7106 or online
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: Self $55; Valet $67
Rooms available Tue. 4/4 – Fri. 4/7

Hyatt Regency Chicago

Hyatt Regency Chicago

151 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
312-565-1234

Rate: SOLD OUT
Reservations: 1-800-233-1234 or online
Reference: Office of Head Start
Parking: Overnight valet $65.00
Rooms are no longer available between Tue. 4/4 – Fri. 4/7 at the special rate.

The Congress Plaza Hotel

The Congress Plaza Hotel

520 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL
312-427-3800

Rate: $189.00 Single/Double; $209 Lakeview, plus 17.4 percent tax
Reservations: 1-800-635-1666 or online
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: Overnight valet parking rates are $44.00, free in/out service
Rooms available Mon. 4/3 – Fri. 4/7

Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile

Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile

505 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

Rate: $222.00 Single/Double, plus 17.4 percent tax
Reservations: 1-800-628-2112 or online
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: Overnight valet parking rates are $44.00, free in/out service
Rooms available Tue. 4/4 – Fri 4/7

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

540 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

Rate: $222.00 Single/Double, plus 17.4 percent tax
Reservations: 1-888-236-2427 or online
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: Valet parking $61 daily; off-site parking $46 daily
Rooms available Tue. 4/4 – Fri. 4/7

The Drake Chicago

The Drake Chicago

140 East Walton Place
Chicago, IL 60611

Rate: $222.00 Single/Double, plus 17.4 percent tax
Reservations: 1-800-553-7253 or online
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: Overnight valet parking $69; self-parking $49
Rooms available Tue. 4/4 – Fri. 4/7

Cambria Chicago Magnificent Mile

Cambria Chicago Magnificent Mile

166 E. Superior St.
Chicago, IL 60611
312-787-6000

Rate: $222.00 Single/Double, plus 17.4 percent tax. Rate includes continental breakfast.
Reservations: 312-787-6000 or online
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: Overnight valet parking $62 with in/out privileges.
Rooms available Wed. 4/5 – Fri. 4/7

Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile

Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile

633 N. St. Clair St.
Chicago, IL 60611

Rate: $222.00 Single/Double, plus 17.4 percent tax
Reservations: 1-800-633-7313 or online
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: Overnight Valet parking $65.00

Omni Chicago Hotel

Omni Chicago Hotel

676 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
312-944-6664

Rate: $222 Single/Double, plus 17.4 percent tax
Reservations: 1-800-843-6664 or online
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: Overnight valet $67
Rooms available Wed. 4/5 – Thurs. 4/6

Comfort Suites Chicago on Michigan Ave

Comfort Suites Chicago on Michigan Ave.

320 North Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL
312-384-1208

Rate: $222 King Suite, plus 17.4 percent tax
Reservations: 312-204-6911 or email mdickerson@comfortsuiteschicago.com
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: Self $40; Valet $48
Rooms available Wed. 4/5 – Thurs. 4/6

Courtyard by Marriott Chicago

Courtyard by Marriott Magnificent Mile Chicago

165 E. Ontario
Chicago, IL 60611
312-573-0800

Rate: $222 King/Queen rooms, plus 17.4 percent tax
Reservations: 312-573-0800
Reference: Birth to Five
Parking: $46; $51 with in/out privileges
Rooms Available Tue. 4/4 – Fri. 4/7

Airports

Two major airports serve the Chicago area: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD). The Midway International airport is closest to downtown Chicago.

Airport Shuttle Service

Shuttle service is available to the hotel from the local airports. Shuttle reservations can be made online at Airport Express or by calling 1-888-284-3826. Advance reservations from the airport to the hotel are not required. The Airport Express pick-up location is located at Ground Transportation of all area airports.

Approximate fares:

  • Midway International Airport: $29.94 one way
  • O'Hare International Airport: $36.94 one way

Chicago Rapid Transit System

Commuter transit service is available into Chicago. For more information, visit the Chicago Transit Authority website.

Convention Center Shuttles

Buses will shuttle from the hotels to McCormick Place and back on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Select the shuttle schedules for the times below:

Last Reviewed: March 2017

Last Updated: March 29, 2017