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(Above) This is how LondonHouse plans to develop the rooftop of their 22-story hotel. The glassed-in railing will offer generous views of the riverfront. The large round cupola at upper left will be a private dining area. At far right, Mather Tower and Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront. (Click on images to view larger versions.)

LondonHouse shows what a ‘tri-level rooftop venue‘ looks like

18-Feb-16 – A “tri-level rooftop venue” at LondonHouse will offer dining and drinking indoors, outdoors, and in the cupola.

The 452-room hotel will open this spring on Wacker Drive and include a new 22-story building, LondonHouse Tower, squeezed between the former London Guarantee Building and Mather Tower.

New renderings show a rooftop terrace, an indoor bar on the 21st floor that will serve “re-imagined American fare and craft cocktails,” a new ballroom, and a bar, called Bridges, that will be located in the second-floor lobby.

The cupola, one of the beaux arts domes that adorn the roof, will be turned into a private dining area, one story above the terrace. The hotel calls this “in-dome dining.”

Adam Schomaker LondonHouse has hired a director of sales and marketing. Adam Schomaker (left) will oversee all sales, marketing, and e-commerce at the Loop hotel. He was previously in charge of sales and marketing for The Godfrey Hotel in River North. Both The Godfrey and LondonHouse are owned by Oxford Capital Group, LLC, and LondonHouse will be Oxford’s 11th hotel investment in the Chicago area.


(Above) Another bar, this one on the hotel’s 21st floor.


The Juliette Grand Ballroom, which will overlook the Chicago River.


“Bridges,” a bar in the lobby on the second floor.

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