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River Hotel

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“club quarters”(92 reviews)
“great location”(219 reviews)
“trump tower”(56 reviews)
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All reviewsclub quartersgreat locationtrump towerpurified waterchicago riverview of the riverrooms are smallstay there againthe loopthe magnificent milebigger roomrestaurant downstairsfree coffeemichigan avenuewithin walking distancethe beanmillennium park
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved my first trip to Chicago. River Hotel is located near the Loop- lots to see and do. Rooms are spacious , complimentary coffee, snacks. Beautiful place. Prices were very reasonable for all that’s included.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Room was small, price wasn’t bad. The bed was 2 twin mattresses with one sheet so I woke up soar after sleeping most of the night in the crack. Either side was comfortable though. I would recommend this place for the location, but would warn...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Perfect location right at the river- John Hancock, Magnificent Mile, Navy Pier, Millinium Park, Chicago Theater, Architectural Boat Tour, Pedway, Willis Tower: We were able to walk to all the places we wanted to see. Great rates friendly service. Middle of downtown

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Chicago and we couldn’t have chosen a better location, which for us was the main selling point of this hotel. As the name suggests it’s opposite the river (where you can get boat trips), just around the corner from...More

1  Thank 2inabed
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, high floor view of the river is awesome! Easy access to restaurants and other attractions. One elevator was out of order during stay but staff was very helpful and accommodating while dealing with the problem.

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Self-Serve Laundry
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
$147 - $402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#38 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#41 Family Hotel in Chicago
#46 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#56 Business Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
$147 - $402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#38 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#41 Family Hotel in Chicago
#46 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#56 Business Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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Timbones
November 27, 2017|
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July 14, 2017|
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Response from RonL511 | Reviewed this property |
Hotel just confirmed the minimum age to check in is 18 with valid credit card and photo iD or passport.
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marthasophia
November 30, 2016|
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Hello.... early check-in is based upon availability. If rooms are available when you arrive, there is a $50 early check-in fee. If rooms are not available, we are happy to store your luggage for you. Thank you.
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"The Club Class rooms in the tower at the top of the hotel are VERY small and should really be used as single..."
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"Nice view, good quality of bed. Very small room - almost no space to walk. Sheets and towels good but not..."
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"create window slits for fresh air!"
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"Service is top-notch. Sink was clogged - but see this is most hotels."
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