Chicago Architecture Info

The Waldorf Astoria Chicago

Also known as
The Elysian
Formerly known as The Elysian Hotel and Private Residences
11 East Walton Street
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Basic Information
Designed by Lucien Lagrange Architects
Cost $238,000,000
Type Skyscraper
Floors: 60
Neighborhood: Gold Coast
More Information
  • Hotel rooms: 188
  • Residences: 60
  • Architect: Lucien Lagrange.
  • December 9, 2009: This building officially opened to the public.
  • November, 2011: This building was sold for a reported $95 million.
  • November, 2011: It was announced that the hotel in this building would be rebranded Waldorf Astoria.