Drury Lane Completes Renovation of Public Spaces
OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill.—Kyle DeSantis, president of Drury Lane, a hotel located in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., announced that the facility has completed Phase 1 of its extensive renovation. Phase 2 will be completed by mid-2014. Phase 1 included the renovation of the 27,000 square foot grand ballroom, the main lobby and cocktail lounge, and the French and English rooms. The inviting new spaces feature a sophisticated European design aesthetic with top-of-the-line furnishings, original artwork and elegant décor. Phase 2 will include the renovation of the Courtyard Restaurant and the Theatre Bar. READER COMMENTS
The renovated spaces were created by designer Shannon Leoni. The grand ballroom was updated with blue and cream-colored walls, custom paisley carpeting, and new furnishings. The ballroom accommodates up to 1,800 guests. The hotel's French room renovation features new silver-leafed Chinoiserie wallpaper, Louis XVI-inspired dining chairs, new wall sconces, and four new crystal chandeliers. The main lobby was updated with a new color palette, four 12-foot Swarovski chandeliers, crown molding, and marble accents.
The Courtyard Restaurant and Theatre Bar are undergoing renovations as part of the plans for Phase 2. The Courtyard Restaurant will feature a similar design aesthetic as the lobby space. The decor in the new Theatre Bar will feature brown hues and marble and crystal accents.