Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Invites Guests to 'Shop in Style' on the Magnificent Mile
Published 20 September 2012
With an Extra-Value Shopping Package and Special Events Leading up to the Winter Holidays,
There’s Never Been a Better Time to Come to Chicago to Shop
CHICAGO (September 20, 2012) – How long will it take Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel guests to shop through three million square feet of retail space? Just as long as it takes to discover the outstanding values at the 460 department stores, shops and boutiques along Chicago’s famous Magnificent Mile. The Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel is making it all the more irresistible and rewarding with its “Shop in Style” package featuring accommodations and breakfast, a gift card and special savings at dozens of 900 North Michigan Avenue Shops plus a whole lot of little surprises. Couple this package with a line-up of upcoming special events and there’s never been a better time of year to be shopping in Chicago.
Along with overnight accommodations and a full American breakfast for two, hotel guests are treated to the following perks when they book the “Shop in Style” package:
- $50 gift card redeemable at any of the 900 North Michigan Avenue Shops
- A fabulous gift bag filled with enticing offers and items from the shops
- Free travel mug to be filled at King Café Gourmet & Go with complimentary coffee, tea or hot chocolate
- General admission tickets for two to the nearby John Hancock Observatory for post-shopping star-gazing
The 900 North Michigan Avenue Shops is a visually stunning and highly desired shopping destination with a collection of more than 70 luxury lifestyle shops. In addition to Bloomingdale’s, the 900 North Michigan Avenue Shops include Gucci, MaxMara, Christofle, Coach, L’Occitane, William Sonoma, J. Crew and many others.
Shopping at any time of year in Chicago is a special treat but two upcoming Chicago events, easily combined with the “Shop in Style” package, make a trip to the city even more appealing. On Sunday, October 28, the MasterCard Exclusive Access at American Girl Place Chicago features private shopping with personal shoppers for an hour before the store opens followed by a brunch with American Girl author Valerie Tripp for children aged eight and up. Reservations are required and there is a $35 fee that includes the shopping and brunch.
Valid through December 25, 2012, the “Shop in Style” package rates start at $209 per night based on a double occupancy.
For more information, visit http://www.millenniumhotels.com/millenniumchicago/ or call (312) 751-8100.
About Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago
The Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel is located in the heart of Chicago's famed Magnificent Mile within walking distance of most major attractions, shopping, top restaurants and nightlife. The Knickerbocker celebrates its 85th anniversary this year. This historic hotel offers stylish accommodations with luxury amenities, modern event facilities and gracious service. The hotel features 306 luxury guest rooms and suites, each with the finest amenities and decor. The Knickerbocker also provides the refined comforts of the Martini Bar and NiX Restaurant, perfect for light lunches or pre-dinner drinks. The hotel’s 18,000 square feet of meeting space includes the renowned 5,000 square-foot Crystal Ballroom featuring a gilded, 28-foot-high domed ceiling; two Tower Suite meeting rooms on the top floor; eight conference parlors; and an executive boardroom.
About Millennium Hotels and Resorts
Millennium Hotels and Resorts (MHR), established in the United States in 2000, is the North American arm of Millennium and Copthorne Hotels plc (MLC). The MHR portfolio includes 14 hotels in the U.S. and over 100 hotels worldwide including United Kingdom, Singapore, Qatar, France, Germany, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, UAE, Thailand, China, Iraq, Oman, Kuwait. U.S. hotels include: Millennium Broadway Hotel New York, The Premier Hotel at the Millennium Broadway; ONE UN New York; Millennium Hotel Buffalo; Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles; Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago; Millennium Bostonian Hotel Boston; Millennium Hotel Minneapolis; Millennium Hotel St. Louis; Millennium Hotel Cincinnati; Millennium Harvest House Boulder; Millennium Hotel Durham; Millennium Alaskan Hotel Anchorage; Millennium Resort and Villas Scottsdale; and the Millennium Maxwell House Nashville. For further information on Millennium Hotels and Resorts, call 866-866-8086 or visit www.millenniumhotels.com.