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Exclusive Carlton Club Membership

More than a fitness club, The Carlton Club offers members the ultimate neighborhood amenity: access to the beautiful facilities and legendary service of The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago.

Carlton Club members enjoy breathtaking views of Navy Pier and Lake Michigan while they workout, relax in a peaceful spa environment, and experience internationally inspired, locally driven cuisine at the hotel’s restaurants.

Welcomed by name throughout the hotel, Carlton Club members experience personalized, exclusive service every time they visit.

Members enjoy a 20% savings on food and beverages items, including alcohol, at the hotel’s restaurants, 20% savings on spa services and retail, 24/7 access to the fitness center, a 52’ lap pool, well-appointed locker rooms, 3-hour complimentary valet parking while using the facilities, and much more.

For more information on The Carlton Club Membership benefits, please call Pierre Lasserre, Club Lounge Manager at (312) 573–5083 or email

Spa Privileges

  • Members enjoy all spa services and retail with a 20% savings.
  • Advanced reservations are recommended.

Locker Rooms

  • Members enjoy key card access to the locker facilities from 5:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
  • The men’s and women’s locker rooms are fully equipped with plush robes, towels, and a full range of amenities for members to enjoy.
  • Both the men’s and women’s locker rooms feature dry cedar saunas and aromatherapy steam rooms.
  • A limited number of permanent lockers are available, and include 24-hour turn fitness laundry. Additional fees apply.

Fitness Facilities

  • Members enjoy 24/7 key card access to the fitness center.
  • Fee-based group fitness classes, over 20 scheduled each week.
  • Access to qualified personal trainers, each with their own specialties and focus, with fees conveniently charged directly to the member account.
  • State of the art equipment, including Life Fitness and Technogym cardio machines, a variety of weight machines, free weights, Bosu balls, foam rollers, medicine balls, and more.
  • A studio room equipped for private training sessions and group fitness classes.
  • Magnificent views of Navy Pier and Lake Michigan.

Swimming Pool

  • Members enjoy key card access to the pool from 5:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
  • 52’ lap pool topped by a glass atrium, providing natural light throughout the year.
  • Adult only swim from 5:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
  • Weekly Aqua Fit classes, providing a challenging, muscle toning workout in a low-impact environment.

Dining Privileges

  • 20% savings at Torali Italian-Steak, Torali Bar, The Café, Rooftop at Torali (open seasonally), and on in-room dining.
  • The 20% member dining savings applies to specific, non-ticketed, special dining events at The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago, like our annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet. Please inquire for additional details.
  • Additional savings and specials may be offered to members throughout the year; please check The Carlton Club website for details.
  • Advanced reservations are recommended.
  • Dining savings does not apply to banquet and conference services.  

Room Reservations

  • Club level members are eligible to receive a 20% savings on the lowest available rate on accommodations at
    The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago.

Other Benefits

  • 3-hour complimentary valet parking while using the facilities.
  • Access to two private offices and one private boardroom, available for private meetings at no charge for the first two hours. Advanced reservations are required.
  • Some types of membership have access to a private lounge on the lobby level of The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago.
  • Access to the Concierge service at The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago.
  • Complimentary spa water, coffee, and tea.
  • Complimentary newspapers and periodicals.
  • A calendar of social events, including cooking classes, happy hours, holiday events, and more.

For further information, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.