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Hiltons Of Chicago Invite Guests To Choose Their "Chillcation" This Winter

Exclusive New Promotion Offers Accommodations Packages, Events, and More
Across City’s Top Hilton Hotel Properties

This winter, The Hiltons of Chicago invite travelers to take a much-needed break with a Chicago Chillcation – an escape solely dedicated to chilling and detaching from the winter monotony with a quick jaunt to unwind, relax, and reset. This all-new Chicago-specific promotion, which launched in November allows guests to customize their own Chillcation, providing a variety of valuable discounts and amenities to travelers on the go in the Windy City this winter at the following hotels: Conrad Chicago, The Drake Hotel, Doubletree by Hilton Chicago – Magnificent Mile, Embassy Suites Chicago – Downtown, Embassy Suites Chicago Lakefront, Hilton Chicago, Hilton Chicago/Magnificent Mile-Downtown, Palmer House Hilton, TheWit Hotel Chicago and Waldorf Astoria Chicago.

With Chillcation, accommodations and amenities are optimized with options to either “Chill In” or “Chill Out,” giving guests the choice to relax and enjoy amenities within the hotel property, or head out and experience the wonders of Chicago’s robust roster of wintertime activities. Each participating hotel will offer its own version of the Just Chillin’ package. The Chillcation Park & Stay Package will be featured at each of the 9 hotels as well. At each participating property, additional Chillcation packages and offerings will be available, and guests can explore all Chicago Chillcation options at

Just Chillin’ Package
From soothing aqua eye masks to shopping and dining rewards, Hilton’s Just Chillin’ package makes a winter trip to Chicago an escape to remember. As part of this Chillcation option at every hotel, guests will receive two cozy Chillcation hats and will enjoy discounted self-parking, complimentary fitness room access, room upgrades, and much more. At each hotel, the Just Chillin’ package is personalized to the property, and guests are invited to choose their own ideal Chillcation from the variety of options across the Hiltons of Chicago, including:

Conrad Chicago (starting at $185)
• PURE room upgrade
• Soothing aqua eye mask, H20 Face Oasis treatments, & Sleepyhead Sleep Elixir
• Shopping & Dining Visitor Rewards Brochure to The Shops at North Bridge
• Wine Down Reception in lobby every Sunday through Thursday from 6-7 p.m. (beginning in January)
• Complimentary in-room DVD selection
• Complimentary guestroom internet
• 10% discount on self-parking for one vehicle
• ·25% on all hotel dining (The Terrace Restaurant | Bar and Private Dining)
• -room Keurig with coffee, tea and hot chocolate
• And more

Hilton Chicago (starting at $149)
• Guestroom upgrade
• Complimentary self-parking for one vehicle
• Athletic Club access for two adults
• 25% discount on all dining at 720 South Bar + Grill, Kitty O’Sheas and SNAX
• Complimentary guestroom internet

Palmer House Hilton (starting at $159)
• Upgrade to Executive Level
• 50% discount on self-parking for one vehicleHealth Club and Pool access for two adults
• 25% discount on food and non-alcoholic beverage via in-room dining
• Buy One Get One History is Hott Tour (tour only and exclusively available with this package only)
• Complimentary guestroom internet

To learn more about the Just Chillin’ packages at other Hilton Chicago properties, please visit:

Park & Stay Package

For Chicago visitors driving to the city this season, the Chillcation Park & Stay is the ideal package. Available at all Chillcation properties, this package includes:
• Self-parking for one vehicle with in/out privileges at the hotels enclosed garage

To learn more about the Park & Stay package, please visit:
Hilton’s Chillcation promotion runs now through March 31, 2013. To book a Chillcation experience, travelers can visit for more information and reservations.

About Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide is a leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For 93 years, Hilton Worldwide has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. The company is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,900 hotels and timeshare properties, with 640,000 rooms in 90 countries and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors®.

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