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Michigan Plaza Garage - 205 N Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60601
Rental ID: 55918630
Chicago, IL 60601
Location Access Hours:This facility is open 24/7.
Getting There:This is the garage for the Michigan Plaza Building (205 N Michigan Ave). It is a SP+ facility.
Please Note: The entrance for this facility is located 2 levels under Michigan Ave at the end of Lower Lake St. not Michigan Ave, and can be very hard to find if you are unfamiliar with Chicago lower level streets. GPS is unreliable underground, so please follow the directions listed below to enter the garage.
From Michigan Ave:
1. Enter “Michigan Ave. and E. South Water” into your GPS. After this, ignore your GPS, it will cause confusion.
2. Turn East onto E South Water St and continue driving straight into the "underground" section. You will see the "Illinois Center" sign over the entrance.
3. For easiest route, take the far right tunnel entrance
4. Continue straight on E South Water St., past Stetson St., to the intersection of E South Water and Columbus.
5. Take a hard left (180-degree turn) down the ramp at E South Water and Columbus.
6. At the bottom of the ramp, make another hard left (180-degree turn) and continue driving straight to the stop sign at Lower Columbus.
7. At the stop sign, make a right on Lower Columbus and continue driving south for one block until you reach the stop sign at Lower Lake St, you will see a blue and yellow "205 N Michigan" sign.
8. Make a right onto Lower Lake St., and the 205 N Michigan garage entrance will be directly in front of you at the end of the street.
From Columbus Dr:
1. Enter “N Columbus Dr. and E. South Water” into your GPS. After this, ignore your GPS, it will cause confusion.
2. Turn west to the down ramp on East South Water St.
3. Follow the down ramp and make a hard left (180-degree turn) at the bottom of the ramp to the adjacent road, and continue to the stop sign at Lower Columbus.
4. Turn right onto Lower Columbus Dr.
5. Take your first right onto Lower Lake St. The entrance to the garage will be straight ahead. Look for the blue and yellow "205 N Michigan" signs.
From Lake Shore Dr:
1. Head south on Lake Shore Drive and exit at Randolph St.
2. Follow Randolph west to N Columbus and turn right on Columbus
3. Turn left onto the down ramp on East South Water St.
4. At the stop sign at the bottom of the ramp, make another hard left (180-degree turn) and continue straight to the stop sign ahead at Lower Columbus Dr.
5. Turn right onto Lower Columbus Dr
6. Take your first right onto Lower Lake St. The entrance to the garage will be straight ahead. Look for the blue and yellow "205 N Michigan" signs.
Things You Should Know:
- This facility does NOT allow in/out privileges. You CANNOT enter & exit more than once.
- Height Restriction: 6' 6"
- For all reservation changes, please allow 15 minutes for updates to take effect.
- Please disregard the "Construction - Monthly Customers Only" sign. Weekend reservations are permitted during construction.
- Please Note: The spots at this location are narrow - please use caution when parking.
- Please note the pre-set reservations times on your parking pass! Early Arrivals and Late Exits will be charged an additional fee by the facility management company.
- Depending on parking occupancy, this facility may become a valet and you may be asked to leave your keys with the attendant.
If you encounter a "LOT FULL" sign upon arrival, press the "Assistance" button and tell the attendant you have a SpotHero reservation.
Pull a ticket to enter. Please note: if you enter the garage before your reservation start time, you will be charged a fee.
You may park anywhere that doesn't say "Reserved".
When exiting, insert the ticket you pulled upon entry into the exit gate. Then scan the barcode from your SpotHero reservation. Please note: if you exit the garage after your reservation end time, you will be charged a fee.
The gate will lift, and you're free to go!
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