Earth Day, Earth Stay Weekend

Hotel Felix is happy to celebrate Earth Day this year with a very special, limited time offer coming your way! Starting at 12 p.m. on April 6, the discounted Earth Day room rate of just $20.17 per night (exclusive of the Chicago hotel tax), is available to those who reserve a room for a 2-night stay during Earth Day weekend, which falls on April 22 and 23, 2017.

To find more information and to book your stay, visit www.hotelfelixchicago.com and use the promo code EARTH. The offer is only available to the first 5 reservations, so be sure to act quickly on April 6!

Be Green & Tweet Green

Be Green & Tweet Green this Earth Month! Starting April 1, Hotel Felix will host a Twitter giveaway during Earth Month to encourage travelers to tweet their green tips. From ride-sharing to recycling, anyone who is passionate about the environment can tweet how they are being “green.” You could win a 2-night stay at Hotel Felix and a $100 gift card to Troquet River North!

The person who tweets the most tips to @HotelFelix with #GreenFelix during April 2017 will win. Management will determine if there is a tie. The giveaway starts at 8 a.m. CT, April 1 and runs until April 30 at 5 p.m. CT. The winner will be announced by May 5, 2017.

Good luck! Is there special celebration coming up that this prize would be perfect for? Let us know, and visit Hotel Felix on Twitter for great travel tips and special offers.

Earth Month Facebook Giveaway – Launching April 1

We are excited to be launching a special Earth Month giveaway on Facebook next month! Beginning April 1 and running through April 15, travelers can enter Hotel Felix’ Facebook giveaway for a chance to win a 2-night stay at Hotel Felix and a $100 gift card to Troquet River North, the delectable French bistro adjacent to Hotel Felix’ lobby.

To enter, answer the question pinned to Hotel Felix’ Facebook page any time from April 1-15, 2017 for a chance to win. Management will select a winner by Earth Day.

Who would you invite to share this prize package with you? Let us know, and be sure to enter beginning April 1.

Earth Month Excitement – Green Deals and Activities

Here at Hotel Felix, we are thrilled to celebrate Earth Month with a variety of deals and activities that revolve around our love for maintaining our earth and contributing positively to the environment.

As Chicago’s first Silver LEED certified hotel, we are looking forward to inviting guests and Chicagoans alike to celebrate Earth Month with us.

We have a number of fun, eco-friendly discounts and activities happening throughout the month of April.

Take a look below and be sure to get involved!

  • Earth Day, Earth Stay Weekend: Starting at 12 p.m. on April 6, the discounted Earth Day room rate of just $20.17 per night (exclusive of the Chicago hotel tax), is available to those who reserve a room for a 2-night stay during Earth Day weekend, which falls on April 22 and 23, 2017. To find more information and to book your stay, visit www.hotelfelixchicago.com and use the promo code EARTH. The offer will be available to the first 5 reservations.

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  • Green Groups Save Green: Eco-friendly groups who book and visit our hotel during Earth Month will receive 22 percent off the best available rate if they show any proof of environmental efforts. This special discount is only available for new group bookings during April, May and June 2017. For inquiries, please contact Marianne Encarnado, Area Director of Sales and Marketing, at 312-447-2950.
  • Earth Month Facebook Giveaway: If travelers are feeling extra lucky, they can enter our Facebook giveaway for a chance to win a 2-night stay with us and a $100 gift card to Troquet River North, the delectable French bistro adjacent to our lobby.  To enter, answer the question pinned to our Facebook page any time from April 1-15, 2017 for a chance to win. A winner will be selected by Earth Day.
  • Be Green and Tweet Green: Starting April 1, we will be hosting a Twitter giveaway during Earth Month to encourage travelers to tweet their green tips. From ride-sharing to recycling, anyone who is passionate about the environment can tweet how they are being “green” for a chance to win a 2-night stay at Hotel Felix and a $100 gift card to Troquet River North.  The person who tweets the most tips to our Twitter account, @HotelFelix, with #GreenFelix during April 2017 will win.  Our management will determine if there is a tie. The giveaway starts at 8 a.m. CTApril 1 and runs until April 30 at 5 p.m. CT. The winner will be announced by May 5, 2017.

We look forward to celebrating throughout April with you.  Happy Earth Month!

Visit Us in the Beautiful River North Neighborhood

Visiting Chicago? Be sure to book your stay with us! Check out this video of our #exterior and our beautiful neighborhood of #RiverNorth. To book with us, visit our website:

Happy Traveling!

Take a Tour of Our Fitness Center and Spa

Here at Hotel Felix, we are happy to offer a variety of amenities, including a spa and fitness center. Check out this video that highlights these perks of visiting our hotel.

Book your stay today by heading to our website.

 

 

One Earth Film Festival

Here at Hotel Felix, we are happy to see that the One Earth Film Festival is returning to Chicago from March 3-13 for the fifth year in a row.

The One Earth Film Festival will be screening a variety of environmentally focused films that aim to help viewers gain a better understanding of climate change and how humans have the power to help combat it.

Some of the screenings include “Minimalism: A Documentary About Important Things” and “Before the Flood,” which features Leonardo DiCaprio. 12 filmmakers will also be in attendance this year.

Photo Credit via @OneEarthFF on Twitter.
Photo Credit via @OneEarthFF on Twitter.

Admission to the movies is $6 (the suggested donation) and advanced ticket purchases are highly recommended.

To find more information about the festival, check out this article from Time Out Chicago.

Happy learning!

Take a Tour of Our River North Neighborhood

Check out this video of our exterior in the beautiful neighborhood of River North! Our location is near a handful of award winning restaurants, nightlife and shops.

To book your stay, check out our website.

The Best Free Events in Chicago This Month

With a mild winter slowly but steadily leaving us, Chicago is offering a huge amount of fun, free things to do in and around the city during the month of February. Thanks to Time Out Chicago for compiling their list of favorites – check out the article here.

Ice Skating in Millennium Park is offered for free until March 6, 2017. You can also receive free skating lessons one hour before opening times – talk about a deal! The view of the skyline can’t be beat. For more information and daily hours, click here.

The Lincoln Park Conservatory is home to over 40,000 plants and is open year round for free – and is right next door to the world famous Lincoln Park Zoo and just steps away from the lakefront! The Conservatory is open daily from 9:00AM to 5:00PM.

Check out Polar Adventure Days – the next one is on Saturday, February 25 at Northerly Island. The 11th annual event returns with birds of prey, Siberian huskies and wolves, tours of the Northerly Island Natural Area and a handful of crafts and snacks. The event runs from 12:00PM to 4:00PM.

Happy Exploring!

Our Hotel Makes Egencia’s Top 100

Top 100! Thank you Egencia for naming us as one of your preferred hotels.
Egencia, the business travel company of Expedia, has included our hotel in the Top 100 Preferred Corporate Hotels of 2017, an award that recognizes the best hotels in the Egencia marketplace, judged by Egencia travelers all over the world. We have been included in the list of hotels around the world, judged by popularity, pricing, amenities, customer service and overall guest experience.
We are so thrilled to see that our hard work and dedication to delivering customer experience has been recognized by Egencia.
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Jose Arauz, our Area Business Travel Sales Manager, is proudly showing our new award.
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