|By Marketwired .||
|August 18, 2014 05:11 PM EDT||
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 08/18/14 -- Chicago's shopping event of the year is returning to famed Magnificent Mile shopping district. This year's festival will run from August 22nd through September 1st, allowing visitors over a week's worth of premium shopping. Throughout the festival's run, one Magnificent Mile hotel is making sure guests receive the most out of their experience at the Shopping Festival.
During the length of The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival, Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile will be offering a special Shopping Package for some of the most comfortable and productive hotel rooms in Chicago. This exclusive package includes a partnership with The Shops at North Bridge, located at 520 N. Michigan Avenue. The package includes one $50.00 "Give Style" Visa Gift Card, Shopping and Dining visitor rewards brochure, complimentary hotel valet parking, hot breakfast, and Wi-Fi internet -- everything you need for a successful weekend getaway of retail therapy.
From the moment guests step foot in the hotel's stylish lobby, Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile will feel like the perfect fit among the season's latest fashions. This year, the Shopping Festival will feature the first ever "Pop-Up" shopping along North Michigan Avenue, the Magnificent Mile Chicago Women's Half-Marathon & 5K, while the Festival's prized culinary event, "A Magnificent Taste" will provide hungry shoppers with gourmet provisions. These exciting events, stores filled with racks of the newest fall lines, and restaurants with delicious seasonal menus, are just steps away with a stay in these chic hotel rooms in downtown Chicago at the Fairfield Inn & Suites.
The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival is the haute event of the summer, and this modern hotel provides a trendy boutique aesthetic while covering every guest's practical needs. Its great value and functional elegance allow guests to stay in style while saving their money for restocking their closets with brand new fall fashions.
About Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile
The central downtown location of this Chicago hotel sets off the experience at Fairfield Inn & Suites Downtown/Magnificent Mile. Surrounded by the area's finest retail spots and restaurants, entertainment is just outside the door. Navy Pier and some of the best local beaches are nearby for the perfect summer getaway right in the heart of Chicago. Upon entering the hotel's sharply appointed lobby, Fairfield Inn & Suites' friendly staff greet you with a smile and are already considering how they can address your needs. Every space in the hotel is stylized with a smart, contemporary kitchen and fully equipped with wired and wireless high-speed internet. After a day of shopping on Michigan Avenue (known as Magnificent Mile), checking out the wild life at Lincoln Park Zoo, or sightseeing at the museums nearby, guests will love returning to the spacious comfort of their room or suite. Each suite is completed with a microwave, a mini fridge, and a 37 in HD TV with full HD programming. Each guest will love ending their day in their bed's crisp linens and indulgent pillow-top beds, and starting each day with the hotel's complimentary hot breakfast. Whether in town for business or pleasure, guests can count on Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile to have the finer points of their visit covered. The practical comfort and attentive staff make for a perfectly productive stay, no matter the occasion.
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Fairfield Inn & Suites
Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile
216 East Ontario Street
Chicago, IL 60611
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