Gold Coast

Located in Gold Coast
Flemish House B&B

Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood is the premier residential area on the city’s Near-North side. This area glitters with beautiful homes and people. Enjoy the Magnificent Mile, Oak Street Beach and miles of running paths along sparkling Lake Michigan. The Gold Coast neighborhood is generally defined north to south from Oak Street up to Lincoln Park (at North Avenue) and east to west from Lake Michigan to Old Town (at Wells Street).

This location is sublime for the visiting guest, who wants the best of everything. You’ll find high-rises and rows of century-old mansions. Turn the corner and everything else is right there from the restaurants on Rush Street to the lively bars on Division.

Shop ‘til you drop— Oak and Rush Streets intersect to form the Gold Coast boutique row. Begin on famous Oak Street, then shift your focus to the Magnificent Mile, one of the world’s premier shopping areas featuring Water Tower Place and name-drop shops from new Top Shop to Tiffany’s.

Happily Sightsee—beginning at the famous Chicago Water Works at Michigan Avenue and Pearson. See the city from the fabulous bar at the top of the John Hancock Center or from the cozy back seat of a horse drawn buggy. Visit architects’ Sullivan and Wright’s Charnley-Persky House, called the first modern house in America or check out North Avenue Beach House, where you can rent a bike, enjoy a margarita and listen to a live band.

Catch Chicago’s Main Attractions—you’re literally two feet away or a fast cab ride away from everything this town is famous for, from nearby Navy Pier to Willis Tower, Millennium Park, our world-class museums, the Financial District and so much more.

Dine Deliciously— From Bistro Zinc to Dublin’s Pub to a Gibson’s steak, the Gold Coast offers over 30 delicious dining options.

Stay at a More Neighborly B&B. B&Bs in the tony Gold Coast is top-rated on Trip Advisor. The Flemish House of Chicago, a charming 1890s Victorian delight where, with your own fully equipped apartment, you can live and feel like a true Gold Coast resident.

Enjoy all the riches the Gold Coast has to offer. It’s truly a gem.