A Royal Holiday
'Tis the season for holiday cheer at The Royal Sonesta Hotels of Chicago. Experience royal holiday moments at each of our three hotels - from a “Royal Tea” Service and a hot chocolate pop-up to indoor Winter Wonderland pool parties - a royally festive holiday season awaits.
Dine with Us This Holiday Season
Gather at Hoyt’s American Tavern at The Royal Sonesta Chicago Downtown for a royally delicious Thanksgiving feast, pre-Thanksgiving cheers, Christmas decadence, a culinary celebration on New Year’s Eve and more!
Hoyt’s American Tavern at The Royal Sonesta Downtown
ROYALLY SUITE HOLIDAY EXPERIENCE
Looking to upgrade your stay? Book a “Royally Suite Holiday Experience” featuring room upgrades and holiday themed offerings like a cookie decorating kit delivered right to your suite!
THINGS TO DO AROUND TOWN
Not only is Chicago one of the best places to visit during the holiday season because of the beautiful lights and festive decor, but there are tons of winter wonderland activities and events to experience around the city. We’ve rounded up ten of our favorites below.
- The Lights Festival & 109th Annual Tree Lighting, November 19
- Ice Skating at Maggie Daley Park, Opens November 18
- Shopping along the Magnificent Mile
- Christkindl market, November 18 - December 24
- Zoo Lights at Lincoln Park Zoo, November 19 - January 1, 2023
- Art on the Mart featuring Joffrey Ballet’s “The Nutcracker”, November 19 - December 30
- CTA Holiday Train, November 26 - December 22
- Lightscape at Chicago Botanic Garden, November 11 - January 8, 2023
- Light Up the Lake at Navy Pier, November 25 - January 7, 2023
- Holiday Shows at the Chicago Theater