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BEST WESTERN River North Hotel

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Topeka, United States
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice, friendly staff, clean room, safe, nice view from the sun deck toward the south skyline of Chicago .. Very good value. It was prudent for the hotel to offer the option to have new sheets daily or do the home style and use them more than one day. Close to rapid transit. Stayed at this hotel in the past,... More 

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RiverNorthHotel, Sales Manager at BEST WESTERN River North Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review of your stay with us! We're happy you enjoyed our newly remodeled guestrooms and found the hotel to be a good value. Your feedback is appreciated and we hope you'll continue to stay with us in the future! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have stayed at this hotel many times. Parking used to be free. Not its $25 which is still a great deal. Rooftop indoor pool and outdoor seating is the best part. Rooms have been renovated. We got a king and it was more of a suite - tons of room for downtown Chicago. Very close to the L and... More 

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RiverNorthHotel, Sales Manager at BEST WESTERN River North Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review of your stay with us! We're happy to know you enjoyed our remodeled guestrooms and hotel amenities.Your feedback is greatly appreciated and we hope you'll continue to stay with us in the future! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel exceeds the expectations for the cost and parking is super cheap! Staff is friendly and tries to help you the best they can. Yes there are a few things that could use a little fixing but more than worth the stay. :)

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RiverNorthHotel, Sales Manager at BEST WESTERN River North Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review of your stay with us! We're happy you found our staff friendly and felt our hotel was a good value. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and we hope you'll stay with us again in the future! More 

Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to go to Chicago to get a visa from the Italian Consulate. This hotel was within walking distance. It is in a good location and we were able to walk everywhere. When needed we got Uber and it was easy to find the hotel

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RiverNorthHotel, Sales Manager at BEST WESTERN River North Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review of your stay with us! We're happy you found our location convenient for your visit. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and we hope you'll stay with us again in the future! More 

Lancaster, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are spacious and nicely decorated. The bed was very comfortable. The staff was always pleasant and helpful. We ordered breakfast and it arrived quickly and in great condition. I would definitely recommend this hotel when staying in Chicago!

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RiverNorthHotel, Sales Manager at BEST WESTERN River North Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review of your stay with us! We're happy to know you found our remodeled guestrooms comfortable and our staff to be friendly and helpful. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and we hope you'll stay with us again in the future! More 

Elkader, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not the fanciest or the newest hotel downtown, but it is centrally located. It is very easy to get to and from the freeway. Many sights are within walking distance with several bus stops in the area and the red line entrance just a few blocks away. Staff will help you with directions to where you need to... More 

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RiverNorthHotel, Sales Manager at BEST WESTERN River North Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review of your stay with us!We're happy to know you enjoyed the convenience of our location and found our guestrooms comfortable. You're feedback is greatly appreciated and we hope you'll stay with us again on your next visit to downtown Chicago! More 

Bangor, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on the recommendation of family in Chicago. We were not disappointed with their recommendation. The rooms were clean and well maintained. The internet was as advertised, fast. The location was ideal for eating with well known brands within a block ranging from the cheap to the moderate. Navy Pier was a long walk or short taxi ride... More 

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RiverNorthHotel, Sales Manager at BEST WESTERN River North Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the amazing review of your stay with us! We're happy you enjoyed our location and friendly and helpful staff. Your feedback is greatly appreciated and we hope to be welcoming you back for your next trip to Chicago! More 

Madison, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the northwest edge of downtown, the location is fine for the price, with easy access from the freeway, good, affordable parking, and around the corner from the Clark St. restaurant row. An easy walk to most tourist venues. The E-shaped building is a warren of narrow darkish corridors fed by three small widely separated elevators leading to comfortable rooms,... More 

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RiverNorthHotel, Sales Manager at BEST WESTERN River North Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your stay with us! We're happy you enjoyed our hotel's convenient location and amenities, like the pool and discount parking. You're feedback is greatly appreciated and we hope you'll stay with us again next time your visiting Chicago! More 

Tinley Park, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying downtown and there were a lot going on downtown Chicago . It was hard to find a cheap room. This was the least expensive room but it was 260.00 a night. Overpriced in my opinion. These rooms have been as low as 89.00 a night. That would be a great price. Great location. Cheap parking. One elevator... More 

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RiverNorthHotel, Sales Manager at BEST WESTERN River North Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing your stay with us! We're happy you enjoyed our convenient location and friendly staff. One of our elevators is undergoing an update and we do apologize for any inconvenient that may have caused during your stay. You're feedback is greatly appreciated and we hope to welcome you back in the future! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good location. good staffs. bath room too tiny small. hallway sound too loud. room has upgraded good. floor carpet dirty. ( even replaced I guess) good for business trip. internet fast. bed mattress fine.

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Thank you for reviewing your stay with us! Your feedback is greatly appreciated and we hope you'll stay with us again in the future. More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the Windy City from the only downtown Chicago hotel that offers deeply discounted parking and convenient location just minutes from Michigan Avenue and Navy Pier! The award-winning BEST WESTERN River North Hotel is an affordable and convenient choice for business and leisure travelers alike. Offering great rates, this downtown Chicago hotel makes it easy to explore the city's most famous attractions, from Navy Pier to Sears Tower. World-class shopping along Michigan Avenue's Magnificent Mile is just six blocks away. Some of Chicago's most famous museums are less than two miles away, and visitors of all ages delight in exploring Shedd Aquarium, the Adler Planetarium and the Field Museum of Natural History. And what visit to Chicago is complete without a ball game? Whether its baseball, basketball or football, this Chicago BEST WESTERN is within five miles of Wrigley Field, Soldier Field, The United Center and US Cellular Field. In addition to deeply discounted parking in downtown Chicago, business travelers appreciate that this Chicago hotel is conveniently located near educational, medial and machinery businesses, the Chicago Financial District, and the Chicago Loop Business District. Chicago O'Hare International Airport is just 12 miles away from this Chicago hotel.The BEST WESTERN River North Hotel is known for its great service, friendly staff, cleanliness and amenities that make guests feel at home. Our nicely appointed rooms and suites offer cable TV with HBO(R), free high-speed Wi-Fi, room service, a coffee maker and much more. After a busy day in the bustling city, guests at this Chicago hotel can enjoy a deep-dish pizza at our onsite restaurant, take a dip in our indoor pool, or relax on the sun deck and take in the marvelous city views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN River North Hotel

Address: 125 W Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60654-4410
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Near North Side
Price Range: $106 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN River North Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 150
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Also Known As:
Best Western Chicago
Chicago Best Western
Hotel Style:
#66 Family Hotel in Chicago
#80 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#97 Business Hotel in Chicago
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