Venue Spotlight: DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Alsip
By Kim Kislowski published November 13, 2017
Nothing is sweeter than being welcomed to a hotel with warm chocolate chip cookies upon arrival, and that’s exactly what you’ll get at the DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Alsip in the heart of Chicago’s Southland.
A 20-minute drive from downtown Chicago and adjacent to Interstate 294, DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Alsip is also only 8 miles from Chicago Midway International Airport, making it an easy commute for your meeting attendees traveling from out of state.
With flexible meeting space and plenty of amenities, this property is one of the region’s most popular meeting destinations.
A Variety of Meeting Space Venues
With 15,000-sq.-ft. and 13 meeting rooms, the hotel offers numerous configurations for a variety of events, ranging from boardroom meetings to keynote speakers and breakout sessions. Transform these rooms to fit your needs and space requirements, and let us help you make your event a success.
The Grand Ballroom and the Woods Ballroom can accommodate 240-600 guests for banquet-style events. Paired with the on-site catering team led by the property’s executive chef from Allgaurer’s Restaurant, you can work with the team to create a customized menu that your attendees will love. From breakout session snacks to catered buffet dinners and cocktail receptions, the catering team is ready to assist to make sure your event is phenomenal.
The DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Alsip also has an on-site event coordinator and an experienced audio/visual team available to help you with video conferencing, Wi-Fi connectivity and presentations. The property’s on-site business center is open 24 hours if your attendees need late-night brainstorming sessions.
The hotel also participates in the Hilton HHonors Event Planner program, which is great for your attendees because they are able to earn both hotel points and airlines miles. For more details about the rewards programs, ask the on-site event specialist how you can take advantage of this great perk.
Relax and Unwind
After a long day of meetings and networking, your attendees can relax in one of the property’s 188 guest rooms or five suites. From a spacious work area to complimentary Wi-Fi and room service, they will feel refreshed and enjoy downtime during their stay.
If your attendees want to grab a bite to eat or network over cocktails, the Spotlight Lounge is the place to go for appetizers, drinks and a relaxed atmosphere to meet up with business associates. The adjacent Allgauer's Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and an award-winning Sunday Champagne Brunch.
With easy access to Chicago Midway International Airport, the hotel offers complimentary shuttle service and free parking, making transportation logistics easy for you and your attendees.