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Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago

4.5-star4.5 stars
221 N Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL, 60601, United States of America

Luxury hotel with outdoor pool, near Chicago Riverwalk
  • Free WiFi
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Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Wellness
Great wellness & sports facilities
Pool
Great pool
Value
Value for money could be better

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago

from €147
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Corner (NonSmoking)
  • Premium Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Balcony
  • Business Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Ambassador Suite)
  • Business Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

What’s around Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago

Landmarks

  • In The Loop
  • Chicago Riverwalk - 2 min walk
  • Grant Park - 4 min walk
  • Chicago Theatre - 8 min walk
  • Millennium Park - 10 min walk
  • Art Institute of Chicago - 13 min walk
  • Navy Pier - 18 min walk
  • Water Tower Place - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 30 min drive
  • Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) - 17 min drive
  • Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 39 min drive
  • Millennium Station - 7 min walk
  • Chicago Van Buren Street Station - 16 min walk
  • Chicago Museum Campus-11th Street Station - 25 min walk
  • Randolph-Wabash Station - 8 min walk
  • State Station - 8 min walk
  • Lake Station - 10 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 334 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 18 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets stay free (dogs and cats only)

  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply *

  • 2 per room (up to 60 lbs)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Valet parking *

  • Car charging point

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Basketball on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Spa tub
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 13
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 28000
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2601
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Fireplace in lobby
Accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Assistive listening devices available
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago’s small print

Also known as

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Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

For details on pet restrictions and to request pet-friendly rooms, contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

Deposit: USD 250 per stay

  • Resort fee: USD 29.36 per accommodation, per night

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Pool access
  • Spa access (may be limited)
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access (may be limited)

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD 51 per night

Valet parking costs USD 72 per night with in/out privileges

Rollaway beds are available for USD 30.0 per night

Breakfast costs between USD 18 and USD 75 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 1,677 reviews

Poor 2.0
The room we stayed in was very small and nothing like we expected. The description stated king size suite. The room was basically a bed and bathroom. The last time we stayed we had a spacious room with a balcony. We spent about 300$ for this room and we are very disappointed. The carpet was a very hideous color and did not look clean. We will not stay here again.
Ashby, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Perfection
From start to finish everything was great with our one night stay. Check in was prompt, they had left desert and wine for my fiance's birthday, the room was clean, quiet hallways/room, and just great overall. We only had a 4 minute walk to dinner nearby to top it off!
Jacqueline, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
First time visit.
This was the first time I stayed at the Aqua, it will not be the last. The room was great, but the best was the soaking tub. After walking all over the city in the wind and snow I warmed back up with a nice soak (and a glass of wine).
PATRICIA, us2 night trip with friends
Good 6.0
Excellent People, Great Service, Bad Experience!
If it wasn't for the excellent People who work at this property, I would give negative stars. The thing with the hospitality industry is that problems will always come up, but it's about how you deal with them is the key. First of all, we booked a night down in the city to finish the holiday break with a day of the museum's and a nice dinner as a family. The check in was easy enough and we were shown to our FIRST Ambassador suite. The room was clean and from a cursory view was fine, but the devil is in the details. We discovered the pocket door was completely broken, the phone was broken, and the lights were not working. I had to go downstairs to speak with the front desk to address my issues. They sent up Johnny (Super Awesome Maintenance guy) and he determined we needed to be moved. The hotel manager moved us up a couple of floors to the same room type, just one in better shape. We proceeded to go down to the pool after we got settled. The pool area was empty, but nice furniture, clean area, nice all around pool. Too bad the handle to the hot tub was loose and twisted as we got in and wacked my daughter in her face. She had a bloody nose, but was ok, it dried, we swam more not a problem. At 11:30pm, the room above us appeared to be fighting so we called down and Anthony immediately sent up security and they appeared to leave and we went to sleep. At 4:30AM they had to be evicted completely for fighting and waking everyone up. In the end...
Michael, us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great stay!
Clean, comfy and great amenities! Decor is incredible! Great place to spend Pokemon go community day! Thank you.
Denise, us1 night family trip

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago

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