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River Hotel

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Lawrence, Kansas
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We were staying in Chicago for a conference at the Hyatt Regency and chose the River Hotel for a better price (much better price). We were very pleased with the location, service, cleanliness, comfort, and ease of the River Hotel. The elevators were always available, the 2nd floor common area was very convenient. The purified water bottles at our disposal...

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Michigan
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Convenient location from Millenium Station and to all the highlights of Michigan Avenue, restaurants, and museums. Rooms were small but clean. The bed was comfy, and when I called the front desk to ask for a couple additional pillows we received them quickly. Restaurant in the hotel lobby served a good breakfast at a pretty good price with great service....

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Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed 2 nights at this hotel and loved it!! The room had a great view! Garer, Pedro and Oscar were very friendly and helpful. Everthing was walking distance. We will definitely stay here again! We would recommend our friends!!!

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Dearborn, Michigan
Reviewed 7 March 2015

If you are looking for a convenient, friendly, accessible to everywhere, you should choose this Hotel. I loved everything about it and I coming back in summer. All staff were friendly and professional. They were very helpful and very nice.

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Reviewed 7 March 2015

The second my boyfriend and I walked into the door of River Hotel we were greeted with outstanding customer service. Tania checked us in and treated us with amazing respect. She was polite, friendly, and answered all of our questions. All within the first hour of being at this hotel I had no doubt in my mind that I will...

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Reviewed 5 March 2015

Recently stayed at the River Hotel for a night while on our spring break for a night away from home. When we arrived we were greeted by Pedro. He was very friendly and helpful to us throughout our stay. He recommended good things to go do and see, as well as good restaurants around the loop. The room overlooking the...

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Akron, Ohio
Reviewed 3 March 2015

I recently stayed at this hotel with my boyfriend and it was our first time visiting Chicago! We had no idea what to expect coming in to the city or even this hotel that I found online. I took a chance and booked with The River Hotel and I couldn't imagine staying anywhere else! We did have trouble finding the...

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 28 February 2015

This is a wonderful hotel, right on the river with great views, especially at night :-). But the best part is the hotel itself, and the staff. A beautiful old building, with great remodeled rooms -- modern and contemporary. Second floor has a large, comfortable lounge area with fresh ground coffee, fruit and snacks, newspapers, computers (PC & Mac) and...

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McKinney, Texas
Reviewed 27 February 2015

My daughter and I stayed here for a long weekend, our first trip to Chicago and loved it. The views were amazing, across from the Trump tower and a view of the river running through the city - awesome. We were delighted that the room rates were so reasonable as the hotel is very nice, our standard room was nice...

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Thank Terry T
Reviewed 26 February 2015

I recently stayed here overnight when in town to see a show. The check-in process was the quickest I have ever experienced, which made a great first impression. Then I got to my room (I had booked a superior room) and was thrilled to discover that I had an amazing view overlooking the Chicago River. Shortly after I got to...

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • 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
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Price Range: $128 - $483 (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:
#37 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#38 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#48 Family Hotel in Chicago
#56 Business Hotel in Chicago
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“enjoyed our room and loved the bed”
 of 5 bubbles oxanaolegovnab, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Call ahead and ask for a river view room. ”
 of 5 bubbles 888stephaniem, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a corner room facing the river if available”
 of 5 bubbles lisandraa2017, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Awesome Views!!!! Awesome location!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles , 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Italian restaurant is on site. Refrigerator and microwave oven are available in some rooms. Self-laundry is on site. ”
 of 5 bubbles MC633, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
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