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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 30 June 2016

Fabulous location right on the Chicago River and only a short walk to the Magnificant Mile and Melinium Park. Had breakfast in the on site restaurant and it was great with excellent service. Couldn't have asked for a better stay!

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Response from Anna H, Manager at River HotelResponded 30 June 2016

Thank you for choosing the River Hotel and for posting a review. We are so happy you found our prime location and staff services to your liking. We hope to welcome you back on your next visit!

Reviewed 28 June 2016

We had a 2 bedroom suite at the back of the hotel. Not really two bedrooms just partions with a kitchen between. Worked well for our group though. 2 bathrooms, too. One King and one queen. Great location just across from the Trump Tower. Easy...More

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Response from Anna H, Manager at River HotelResponded 28 June 2016

Hello grznuts, So glad to hear you enjoyed our prime location during your visit. I will be sure to pass along your comments to our dedicated staff members as well. We sincerely appreciate your kind words and recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 28 June 2016

This hotel offers a good quality/price ratio. The service is great. About the broken elevator, it is true, I, however never had to wait for more than 5 minutes. Some rooms can be very small, just make sure you tell them to give you a...More

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Response from Anna H, Manager at River HotelResponded 28 June 2016

Thank you, Maria A, for choosing the River Hotel and for sharing your feedback with the TripAdvisor community. Our elevator repair is soon to be over and we appreciate your patience during your visit. We are known for our great value, great service and prime...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016

We had the utmost pleasure of staying four nights at the River Hotel. There were NO negatives during the whole time. The people were wonderful; the location is central and terrific. Our room overlooked the river and the river walk. Besides being a very well...More

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Response from Anna H, Manager at River HotelResponded 27 June 2016

Thank you, John B, for choosing the River Hotel and for your detailed review. We are delighted to know you were happy with the staff services and room accommodations and glad you were able to enjoy the many complimentary amenities from our ideal location in...More

Reviewed 22 June 2016

I was traveling to Chicago for business and booked this hotel because it was very close to my client site and because it was reasonably priced. I had never heard of it before, and neither had anyone at my client. However - the hotel was...More

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Response from Anna H, Manager at River HotelResponded 27 June 2016

Dear torabone, Thank you for "finding" the River Hotel and for posting your review for the TripAdvisor community. We are well known for our value, location and outstanding staff services. We sincerely appreciate your kind words and recommendation. Please come back and see us the...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Self-Serve Laundry
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$399 (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
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$399 (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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Nearby
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
...More
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Timbones
28 November 2017|
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Response from tshend | Reviewed this property |
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Jan J
15 July 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
1 December 2016|
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Response from Anna H | Property representative |
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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