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Chicago river north's trendiest hotel hotspot

If you've never been one for convention, ACME is the right choice for you. Located 2 ½ blocks from the Magnificent Mile in the River North neighborhood, ACME is downtown Chicago's lifestyle boutique hotel alternative for the tragically hip. If you appreciate an eye for design and dig a high-tech vibe, you'll feel right at home in this trendy, but inviting and approachable, hotel. We want your experience at ACME to blow your mind, not your budget, so go ahead, browse our website, book a room, and be prepared to fall in love.



Yup, now as a guest of ACME you don't need to worry about being out of touch any time you leave the hotel 'cuz you can check-out an ACME Hot-Spot To-Go for FREE at the front desk and be connected anywhere! If you're an international traveler, (bon jour) or local ('sup?), leave the inconvenience of disconnects and pesky roaming fees behind, and enjoy pure, FREE access to the internet all over.

Check out Hot-Spot and all of our other cool extras!

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the Word?
  • travel+ leisure
    "a hipster hotel in River North, filled with quirky design"
  • TimeOut
    "ACME cultivates a hipper, younger and more affordable vibe"
  • trip
    "a fabulously quirky, modern, very hip chicago hotel"
  • Infinite
    "rock-n-roll meets industrial pop-art... young and fresh"
  • Thrillist
    "the perfect stay for a fantasy night of rockstardom"
  • Huffington Post
    "There's no denying its cool vibe. Hip, modern and cutting edge ..."
  • Travel+ Leisure
    "a design sentiment that might be described as 'gritty chic'"
  • Complex Style
    "One of the Top 20 Coolest Boutique Hotels worldwide"
  • Travel+ Leisure
    "Named #7 of 10 Best Hotels in Chicago"
  • The Culture Trip
    "places creativity, innovation and self expression at the centre of its mission"
  • New York Times
    "ACME fulfills a need in the neighborhood"
  • Jetsetter
    "Techies love ACME for its gadgets"
  • Conde Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards
    "Named #6 Top Hotel in Chicago 2016"