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An International Hotel Gem In Downtown Chicago

International travelers find the Downtown Chicago accommodations at Silversmith Hotel luxurious and convenient. Located in the Loop and business district, our hotel offers modern elegance and luxury rooms within 40 minutes of O'Hare International Airport (ORD), where you can fly in from anywhere in the world.

O'Hare International Airport (ORD)


Covid-19 International Travel Requirements

For more information regarding traveling to the U.S. amidst Covid-19, click here.


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Foreign Exchange

Travelers to Chicago, IL from a foreign destination will need to exchange currency for the US Dollar. Exchange services are provided at most Chicago banks, typically open Monday-Friday and closed during federal holidays. Travelers with credit and/or debit card banks will receive foreign exchange transaction fees.


Chicago, IL uses standard electricity of 110 volts. Appliances brought from Europe, Africa and most of Asia and Latin America will require a voltage transformer.

Passport & Visa Requirements

Persons traveling by air between the U.S. and Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean and Bermuda are required to present a valid passport, Air NEXUS card, U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Document or an Alien Registration Card, Form I-551, if applicable. International visitors who need a visa to travel to the U.S. must apply for one at an American embassy or consulate. Click here for more information.

Customs and immigrations

Customs and immigration formalities are required at the first point of arrival in the U.S., whether or not it's your final destination.

Travel Insurance and Telephones

There is no compulsory or government plan in the U.S. It is advised to purchase travel and health insurance in case of an emergency. When calling from one area code to another, dial 1, followed by the area code and the seven-digit telephone number. For international calls, dial 011, followed by the country code and phone number.
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