Chicago’s gateway to the Loop has been reimagined with a fresh new concept to follow all social distant guidelines, offering patrons an elevated dining experience, along with hybrid meeting spaces, and safe overnight stays
CHICAGO, IL (October 2020)– theWit Hotel and ROOF on theWit, located in the Chicago Loop at 201 N. State Street, have officially reopened their doors back to the public for those slowly headed back to the office, or for those looking to feel comfortable going out again. theWit Hotel is now offering all guests contactless arrivals and departures, requiring face coverings in all indoor public areas of the hotel, and have implemented Hilton CleanStay to deliver an industry-defining standard of cleanliness in all rooms. ROOF on theWit is also now open on Thursday through Saturday from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday from Noon to 6 p.m. 27 stories above it all, ROOF is featuring Neapolitan-inspired pizzas made fresh in their hearth oven, along with a full cocktail menu paired with unparalleled city views of State Street and the Chicago River. Reservations are highly encouraged due to limited capacity restrictions.
“We are optimistic in reopening our doors to the public in the Loop, as it is the core to our city,” said CEO of SMASHotels, Scott Greenberg. “In doing so, we hope to bring people back to the city and give them the comfort and confidence to start going out and enjoying a cocktail on a rooftop, or staying at a hotel, knowing their safety is a top priority to us.”
ROOF on theWit provides patrons a spectacular open-aired space with high ceilings, and comfortable seating throughout to socially distance,keeping safety at the utmost importance for all. Guests can choose from a selection of salads and pizzas such as Margherita, Sausage, Mushroom, and Brussels Sprouts, as well as a variety of decadent desserts. ROOF is also continuing their full Classic Cocktail list that patrons can indulge in, with bottles of wine and champagne also available for purchase. On Sundays, ROOF will be playing NFL football games on all screens for fans looking for a hot destination to cheer their favorite teams to victory.
theWit Hotel will also ensure the safety of all guests and staff alike with sanitation standards in place to make everyone feel comfortable. The Hilton Property has implemented a Hilton CleanStay with Lysol Protection program, which was developed in consultation with global and local public health authorities, with key features including: guestroom door seals to indicate a patron’s room has not been accessed since it was cleaned; extra disinfection on high touch areas; removal of excess in-room amenities; guest-accessible hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes throughout the hotel; along with contactless check-in/check-out and more. theWit Hotel also offers a selection of meeting room spaces that feature immersive video walls and state-of-the-art technology for upcoming digital hybrid conferences, corporate holiday parties, and more.
New, revised hours of operation for ROOF are Thursdays – Saturdays from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Sundays from Noon to 6 p.m.To join theWit’s mailing list to keep up-to-date on upcoming events or for additional information on how ROOF is keeping the safety of guests and team members a top priority, please visit www.roofonthewit.com or call 312.239.9502. theWit Hotel reservations can be made by visiting www.thewithotel.com.