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  • 179 Lake Shore Drive, , East
  • 179 Lake Shore Drive, , East
  • 179 Lake Shore Drive, , East
  • 179 Lake Shore Drive, , East
179 East Lake Shore Drive
(The Drake)
PROPERTY TYPE: Cooperative, High Rise, Vintage
NEIGHBORHOOD: Gold Coast, Lake Shore Drive, Streeterville

Long revered as one of the world's most sought after addresses, the Drake Tower majestically stands on East Lake Shore Drive overlooking Oak Street Beach. Built in 1929 and designed by legendary architect Benjamin Marshall, the Drake Tower Apartments adjoins the famed Drake Hotel on East Lake Shore Drive, in what is acknowledged to be one of the finest residential sections in the world. The location is within walking distance to the most superb restaurants, shopping and amusements. The thirty story building contains 68 homes of three to nine rooms and some of the city's finest views of Lake Michigan. In addition to the renowned address and location, the full service building offers 24 hour doorman, security and elevator operators, on-site engineer and building manager, a well equipped business center, wine cellar, a state of the art fitness center, rotating circular driveway for easy loading and unloading of luggage and parcels, and bicycle storage. The impeccably appointed lobby provides smooth access to the valet garage which provides ample resident and guest parking. The building features all of the services offered by the Drake Hotel, which is accessible through a private interior entrance, available only to Drake Tower residents.