April 17, 2019 Properties

Apartments with the Best Views in Chicago

Here are our picks for apartments that offer the best views in Chicago. With so many iconic pieces of architecture in Chicago and the gorgeous lakefront that runs the length of the city, the list actually spans a pretty wide geographic area. Some of the best rooftop views in Chicago might come from an unexpected vantage point. Others are just where you might expect. Many of the apartment buildings here offer luxury apartments for rent, but there are also some that offer a wide range of apartments. Take a look and see if your favorite Chicago vantage point is represented in our list or find out where your next go-to view is going to be.

777 S State

Sophisticated and refined urban living is on display in this South Loop high rise, along with all the amenities you could ever need and truly stunning views of the Chicago skyline. It could be the influence of the Museum Campus or the colleges and universities in the neighborhood that keep this place classy...or it could be you.

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Astoria Tower

With views dominated by the Chicago skyline, Grant Park and the Museum Campus, there's so much to adore from these impeccable South Loop apartments. Tasteful amenities provide a concierge-like feel to the building without being over-the-top. A perfect blend of style and comfort.

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Axis Apartments 

Go to the top floor of these Streeterville apartments to enjoy panoramic views of Chicago and Lake Michigan. Step inside and swim a few laps in the indoor pool or get in a strong workout in the 24-hour fitness center. 

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Chestnut Tower

Apartments in this high-rise building are perfectly located in the beautiful Gold Coast neighborhood. Just steps from Lake Michigan and Chicago’s best restaurants, entertainment and attractions, you can also take your living space outdoors to enjoy the amazing views and grill on the patio terrace.

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Hubbard Place

This River North Chicago building boasts enormous windows and balconies that are the perfect size for entertaining or creating your own private urban oasis. Make the transition from work to home life all the more relaxing as you can appreciate the skyline views and scenery of downtown Chicago from your apartment in Hubbard Place.

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Park View Apartments

An historic Lincoln Park hotel gets revitalized as the Park View apartments in Lincoln Park. Located on the edge of the neighborhood’s namesake park, Park View apartments live up to their name with unmatched views of Lake Michigan and the acres of lush, green outdoor space. And their rooftop transforms into one of the most sought-after spots to catch the annual Air & Water Show each summer.

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The Patricians

Relax at The Patricians' one-of-a-kind resident social area, the Sky Lounge. Take advantage of the expansive grill area, sundeck and unmatched views of the Chicago skyline.

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The Sinclair Apartments

The views from the rooftop of The Sinclair contain landmarks at each vantage point: the Gold Coast's historic Palmolive Building, the brawny steel trusses of 875 N Michigan Ave (formerly the John Hancock Tower), the Waldorf Astoria, and of course you can gaze straight along to the heart of Chicago's Loop. Truly a feast for the eyes.

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