Mar
09
2020

SOPHY® SO-Close - A Staycation Package (with Free Valet Parking) at Hyde Park’s Hip Hotel

For anyone feeling the need to getaway, even for a night or two, SOPHY® Hyde Park has designed a quick escape for those within driving distance of the city’s South Side. The SOPHY® SO-Close package is a true staycation designed to give everyone a little R&R and offers a great excuse to get a little closer with someone you love. Leave the car with the hotel valet for free overnight parking and then cocoon at a property that was named one of “The Best New Hotels in the World” by the editors of Travel + Leisure. The package comes with a $50 credit for Mesler Kitchen, where Chef Matthew Cappellini has a fresh array of comfort food favorites. It’s an offer to cozy up somewhere special that’s really so close indeed.

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Dec
05
2019

SOPHY® SO-Cozy Package

Windy City Ice Skating, Hot Chocolate, Museum-Going and Winter Warming at Chicago’s SOPHY® Hyde Park Visitors to one of winter’s most legendary cities, Chicago, are leaving it to SOPHY® Hyde Park to keep them SO-Cozy this winter. The 98-room boutique hotel in the historic Hyde Park neighborhood, named one of “The Best New Hotels in the World” by the editors of Travel + Leisure, introduced a new SOPHY® SO-Cozy Package that’s designed to keep guests toasty.

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Mar
26
2019

Elections Matter: Off the Record with poet and activist Mario Smith in Hyde Park

“Off the Record” is a series of conversations with prominent Chicagoans in their communities. Tonight on Extension 720, Justin is joined by talk show host, poet and activist Mario Smith at the swanky Sophy Hotel in Hyde Park.

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Feb
22
2019

It List 2019: Our Editors' Picks of the Best New Hotels in the World

Open only, since last fall, The Sophy has quickly become the social hub of Hyde Park.

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Feb
18
2019

Mesler Brings Fresh Style to Hyde Park

There is a lot to like about Mesler, the restaurant in the Sophy Hotel. Its design is as shiny and new as the Sophy: a linear fireplace sets a cheerful and modish scene in the lounge that opens to the lobby, where guests relaxed with cocktails and appetizers.

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Feb
10
2019

Go South for Real Chicago

The spacious rooms are a fraction of the cost of those lining the ritzy, packed Magnificent Mile.

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Dec
06
2018

Instead of the Magnificent Mile, head to Hyde Park for a real sense of Chicago

Already a bolt-hole for locals, the just-opened Sophy Hotel is a neighborhood game-changer. The thoughtful nods to South Side heritage and culture — design elements honor local luminaries such as singer Mahalia Jackson, novelist Saul Bellow and scientist Enrico Fermi — reinforce the you're-in-Hyde Park vibe.

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Nov
16
2017

SOPHY Hotel to Debut in Chicago Next Summer

The 98-room boutique hotel property SOPHY is set to arrive in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood during the summer of 2018 as the latest unit in the Smart Hotels portfolio.

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