• Custom designed beds are kitted out in natural linens and eco-friendly memory foam pillows. Photographs furnished by The James Hotel.
    • David Burke's Primehouse offers an elegant take on the classic Chicago steakhouse and bar. Photographs furnished by The James Hotel.
    • Wine glasses are filled and eagerly await their guests. Photographs furnished by The James Hotel.
    • Stop in for a nightcap at Jimmy, the clubby in-house cocktail lounge. Photographs furnished by The James Hotel.
    • Stylish PUBLIC bikes for adults and Paul Frank child bikes are available to all guests free of charge. Photograph by Derek Richmond.
      Stylish PUBLIC bikes for adults and Paul Frank child bikes are available to all guests free of charge. Photograph by Derek Richmond.

      Issue 14: Chicago

      An impressive contemporary art collection and sleek yet warm mid-century decor set this appealing boutique hotel on Chicago’s famous Magnificent Mile apart from the rest of the pack. Want to really relax? Splurge for one of the sexy loft suites, which are equipped with private media rooms complete with lounge beds and big-screen movie projectors.