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225 N Columbus Dr Ste 220, Chicago, IL 60601-7910
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you enter Lake Shore East Park from Millennium Park you'll see Aqua Tower - this architectural wonder - on the left side of the park, reflecting light with all its concrete slabs and glass, creating a visual effect of water running down its walls...More

Thank irina g
Reviewed September 4, 2018

I can only review this from afar as i do not live here. Friends of mine live here and I have looked around as well. When the time comes to move to Chicago permanently I will give Aqua serious consideration. Anything from the views from...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed September 4, 2018

The view from our room let us see the building in some detail. It's more stunning in person than in photographs. The whole shape seems to undulate.

1  Thank Cara S
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This building is just stunning from the outside, I love seeing it from far away and I love standing right beside it looking up, it’s different from every angle

Thank Anne B
Reviewed May 28, 2018

When this building is lighted at night, it has a distinct wavy or lumpy appearance. Really unusual. It has been called "architectural pornography" and many disapprove of building with fins (giving it the wavy surface). It really is something you need to see to believe,...More

2  Thank CaptTrouble
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

I love the architecture of this building, it is truly amazing! The waves in the building are truly unique. A definite photo site while in Chicago

1  Thank lynnc156
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

As a frequent traveler, I tend to have the most critical observations. Most of the time if I am unable to say something nice about a hotel I will not post about my experience. This is NOT one of those occasions. The Radisson Blue exceeded...More

Thank dreamaui
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Aqua is one of the newest skyscrapers in Chicago, but it's one of the most interesting. The wavelike patterns that move around the building are totally unique, and it's over 850 feet tall. It's a welcome addition to the skyline.

1  Thank MrSaturn64
Reviewed June 3, 2017

This hotel is in a fantastic location that allows you to walk pretty much anywhere downtown.The view from the room was spectacular! The staff was very friendly and helpful and the rooms were very clean.

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Magnificent hotel with exceptional service from the front desk to housekeeping. The doorman, Vlad, was fantastic and always ready to assist us with whatever we needed. Our room on the 18th floor had an amazing view and was exceptionally clean and well appointed. Loved the...More

Thank Snowfire1970
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