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River Hotel

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#63 of 188 Hotels in Chicago
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06/06/2017 06/07/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Can't beat the location. Across from the river walk, trains, water rides and bus tours. Perfect. The hotel is older, but historical - and clean. The room was clean too. I agree with other reviews, the rooms are small. We got a deluxe room with a "kitchenette" - a mini-frig and microwave. The pullout couch took up the entire common...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a girl's weekend in Chicago for 7. Lovely rooms, they we're small but accommodated us well with a pull out couch in each of our rooms. the pull out couches were very comfortable. all the staff were very friendly, we could check our bags in when we arrived and headed out in the city since we arrived early...

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Liverpool, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great experience at River Hotel. Due to airline issues, we arrived at 1:00 am, and they held our room for us and even gave us a river view at our request upon arrival. They gave us restaurant recommendations and helped out with getting around. We never felt like our questions were bothering them or they were too...

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

The River Hotel is on the Chicago river and close to everything. The hop on hop off bus can be had right outside the doors. The restaurant and patio bar is excellent. Room was not large but very nicely decorated and the comforter on the bad was marvelous. Bed was very comfy.2nd floor always had snacks 24 -7 such as...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Hotel is on the Riverwalk and a block away from the Magnificent Mile. Walking distance to Navy Pier and Millennium Park. Surrounded by restaurants and shopping. The staff, especially Amy, was extremely accommodating and exceeded expectations. The room was very large and the kitchen was a bonus! We thoroughly enjoyed our weekend getaway at the Club Quarters/River Hotel.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a horrible Airbnb experience, I found this reasonably-priced hotel on Booking or Hotels.com. Extremely well-located and very friendly and accommodating staff. The BigBus Chicago stop is right in front of the hotel, the cruises are across the bridge, you have a McCormick and Schmick, the Tavern on the park and Eataly within 15-walking distance.. And State street and Michigan...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely clean rooms , we were on the 22nd floor with views of the river. Although we only stayed for 2 nights it was part of a tour so found the room a bit small for all our luggage. Ideal for a short stay, all the usual facilities and a small friendly restaurant on site. Staff helpful and efficient. Washing...

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Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The River Hotel is on the riverfront immediately opposite Trump Tower. It is walking distance to all the major attractions. Because it is a narrow building, it has a modest reception area and lobby, but guests can relax on the second floor in a spacious guest lounge with complimentary refreshments and newspapers. We were lucky enough to be upgraded to...

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Seattle, Washington, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing to write home about. Lots of little problems. A broken elevator for the first 48 hours, so one elevator for 41 floors. A room that stayed hot (72-74) no matter what temperature you set. A "continental breakfast" that was granola bars, apples and terrible coffee. There were bananas, but the first two mornings a couple of older couples walked...

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Buford, Georgia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed my stay at the River Hotel with an unexpected upgrade with a wonderful view of the river watching the boats and people on the river tours. a very relaxing stay. The helpful staff put you at easy and that's everyone. The food is also very good at the restaurant with very good service.

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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 the most iconic landmarks in the city. A stunning skyline coupled with cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago present a Downtown where work and play peacefully coexist.
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Step out of the River Hotel and into the stunning surroundings of Downtown Chicago. Shimmering skyscrapers tower over the Chicago River as Wacker Drive bends to meet the city’s most famous thoroughfare, Michigan Avenue the start of the Magnificent Mile. These sights sit just steps from the inviting accommodations of the River Hotel, a Downtown Chicago boutique hotel devoted to providing personal service and a helpful range of amenities for business and leisure travel alike. Our Michigan Avenue hotel boasts an array of thoughtful onsite amenities: instant registration and checkout, 24-hour concierge service, complimentary high-speed Internet access, a modern fitness center, chilled, purified bottled water, and three state-of-the-art meeting rooms make for a seamless business travel experience. Savor authentic Italian cuisine and fabulous deep dish pizza at the onsite restaurant, Bella Bacino’s Italian Bistro & Pizzeria. The Chicago River Hotel offers everything you need in the heart of it all. ... more   less 

Additional Information about River Hotel

Address: 75 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601-3756
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Price Range: $154 - $405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — River Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
River Hotel Chicago
Club Quarters Chicago
Club Quarters Hotel Chicago
Club Quarters Wacker Michigan
Hotel Style:
#38 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#38 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#48 Family Hotel in Chicago
#56 Business Hotel in Chicago
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“request river view room”
cnastasi, 5 days ago | Read review
“I am river view.not sure but I think the north side shows the River and boats.”
RonL511, 1 week ago | Read review
“Ask for an upper floor or you will hear traffic and horn honking all day and night. ”
kerryk93, 1 week ago | Read review
“Ask for a river view”
pendred9, 1 week ago | Read review
“Can use more guest towels.”
glorial699, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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