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Sable at Navy Pier Adds World Cinema Technology

Sable at Navy Pier opened its doors in March 2021 to the public. Named for the USS Sable naval training vessel that was stationed at the pier during World War II, Sable at Navy Pier channels the nautical pedigree of its site perched high above Lake Michigan.

Hilton adds Sable at Navy Pier to its portfolio of unique, luxurious hotels.
Hilton adds Sable at Navy Pier to its portfolio of unique, luxurious hotels.

Maverick Hotels and Restaurants tasked World Cinema, DISH Business, and LG Electronics with delivering a sustainably designed and technologically advanced solution to support this one-of-a-kind property.

To power entertainment across the property, World Cinema leveraged SMARTBOX technology from DISH Business. Amir Ahmed, SVP of Sales, commented, “DISH Business is proud to be working with Hilton and World Cinema to deliver an engaging, personalized, in-room entertainment experience that will delight the guests of this incredible property.”

The guestrooms feature in-room entertainment by World Cinema

“When it comes to Sable, I have to look at several things: quality, service, and price.
WCI delivered on all three,” said IT professional Sam Selim. “Our installation was
seamless. It contributed to making our recent opening a success.”


“Sable is a place where overnight guests can find an unmatched hotel experience in Chicago, as well as the most spectacular lake and skyline views in the city. After more than 100 years, we are excited to bring the first and only hotel to the iconic Navy Pier.”

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