Chicago's Elysian Hotel named best in nation

October 12, 2011 4:53:14 AM PDT
A luxury hotel in Chicago has earned a top honor.

The Elysian Hotel has been named ''Top Hotel in the US'' by Conde Nast Traveler magazine.

The honor comes just two years after its grand opening.

The 188-room hotel is in the Gold Coast neighborhood. Guestrooms have Italian linens, marble bathrooms and fireplaces.

Another Chicago hotel also made Conde Nast's list of top hotels. The Peninsula hotel rated third.