Chicago's Peninsula Hotel Redefines Luxurious Elegance

Carol Stigger
May 1, 2014
posted under TMS 2013 Rockford, IL
"Luxury" is a word seldom paired with "easy," and "elegance" rarely implies "comfortable." So when the Peninsula Hotel combined Midwestern hospitality with Far Eastern graciousness 13 years ago, glass ceilings in hospitality shattered all over Chicagoland. From the doorman to the Michelin star chef, staff believes guests' needs should be anticipated before they are articulated.

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