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Chicago is a cosmopolitan metropolis with a gorgeous lakefront, world-class cultural establishments and a cool, hip and happening nightlife. The Mart is centrally located, has convenient transportation, and the area offers world-class attractions, including some of the world’s best shopping, dining, museums, architecture, theater, music, sports and more.

2022 Hotel Discounts

We've negotiated travel discounts and secured a limited number of reduced-rate hotel rooms to make your trip to Chicago affordable. Through the travel experts at onPeak, rooms at the group rate are limited and available on a first come, first-served basis. Book early for the best selection and price.

To view full hotel block information, including an interactive map of our hotels, visit the booking website, choose your category and click the 'Map' button.

View our Frequently Asked Questions for more information about lodging. If you have any questions, contact onPeak by email, submit an online form; or call them at 800-528-8700.

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Driving Directions

THE MART is bordered by Wells and Orleans Streets on the east and west, and Kinzie Street and the Chicago River on the north and south. From I-90/94, exit east at Ohio Street. Turn south on Wells Street and drive four blocks to THE MART. (The Chicago River is on the south side of THE MART).

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Spot Hero Parking

We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation's leading parking reservations app. To reserve your parking spot visit the One of a Kind Show SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

Spot Hero Oversized Parking

Book an oversized rate parking directly on SpotHero at the following locations. **Make sure to book as many parking spaces as your vehicle occupies**:

863 N. Orleans

For the following garages, please call George at Park 1 at (312) 617-4627 to make arrangements for parking oversized vehicles

***(Full size vans are fine, but no big trucks or U-Hauls)***
***(Must fit in one spot)***
**Do not book online at this garages:

603 W. Monro
718 W. Monroe
623 W. Monroe
101 S. Halsted
328 S. Wabash
511 S. Plymouth
601 S. Dearborn

    Don’t have an oversized vehicle? Visit the Merchandise Mart SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off!

    Any questions? Give SpotHero a call at (312) 566-7768.

    Other Parking Options

    More than 5,000 parking spaces are located within a four-block radius of THE MART, including the MartParcWells garage, located at the corner of Kinzie and Wells Streets, and MartParc Orleans, located at the corner of Orleans and Hubbard Streets. Tenants or other persons looking for parking information should contact the Parking Office at 312.347.3515.

    Mart Parc Wells
    Mart Parc Orleans

    Chicago Transit Authority

    An elevated train stop called Merchandise Mart on the CTA’s brown and purple lines is conveniently located on the 2nd floor of the building. Additionally, there is easy access to multiple CTA bus routes within 4 blocks of THE MART.