Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel - Chicago

221 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, United States, 60601  show map
 4 stars
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Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel - Chicago

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 65 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Spa & wellness center

Verified Reviews:

  • Elevators slow - Room excellent - Food in the restaurant excellent
  • Rooms are huge - Bed is huge - Views are great
  • Gym/pool/outdoor area is fantastic - Great location
  • Everything you need - Comfortable beds - Helpful staff
  • Rooms are all different - Modern design - Architecture is fantastic

Overview

The unique Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel is a great place in a downtown area of Chicago. The hotel was opened in 2011, offering accommodation in a 18-story building designed in the Italian style.

Art Institute of Chicago, Harris Theater and Millennium Park are located 350 meters from the hotel. Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel lies within a 20-minute walk from the center of Chicago.

Gen. John Logan Memorial is 1.8 km of the property, while Shedd Aquarium is around 2.2 km away.

LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) underground station is about 20 minutes' walk of the hotel. Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel is 20 minutes’ drive away from Midway airport.

Rooms

A breathtaking view over the garden welcomes guests to park flat, rose corner guest room and park guest room with fantastic décor offering a safe, a sofa, climate control, a private balcony and an iron with ironing board. The property boasts views of Lake Michigan from its rooms. Room facilities include coffee/tea makers, a fridge and a microwave as well as a pillow-top mattress, foam pillows and luxury linens.

Eat & Drink

Guests can unwind in the 24-hour restaurant, which serves fine authentic cuisine. Cocktails, coffee and wines are offered in the café bar. Offering a variety of dishes, Aria and III Forks Steakhouse are just about 100 meters away.

Services

Guests can benefit from limousine rentals available at the hotel.

Relax

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel offers such leisure options as an outdoor swimming pool and a basketball court. Mountain biking and billiards along with yoga classes, a fitness center and a gym ensure guests' active pastime.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 65 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   18.  Number of rooms:   334.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Cycling
  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Free cabanas
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Park view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • HBO available
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

221 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, United States, 60601

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City Center
  • Chicago
    1.3 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Millenium Station
    400 m
  • Millennium Station
    400 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    1.6 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Aria (cuisine: American)
    60 m
  • Bockwinkel's
    50 m
Parks
  • Daley Bicentennial Plaza
    290 m
  • Millennium Park
    550 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    730 m
  • Ohio Street Beach
    980 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    18
  • Number of rooms:
    334

Rooms and availability

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel photos Room Guest Room
Guest Room
Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or King-size bed
Size: 400 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
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Stylish roo0m offers a comfy sleeping area, workspace and modern bathroom.

Room facilities
    Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel photos Room Business Class Room
    Business Class Room
    Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
    Size: 400 m²
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
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    Elegant room with a practical workspace and a contemporary bathroom. This room offers an access to Radisson Blu’s exclusive Business Lounge.

    Room facilities
      Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel photos Room Park Suite
      Park Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
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      Contemporary room comprises a sleeping zone, a rest area and a modern bathroom.

      Room facilities
        Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel photos Room Millennium Suite
        Millennium Suite
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        Spacious room offers a work area, a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

        Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel photos Room Aqua Suite
        Aqua Suite
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        In the Aqua Suite, guests can enjoy stunning design along with ample living space, lavish amenities and added services that ensure the ideal stay in Chicago.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
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        Hotel Address:

        221 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, United States, 60601

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Chicago
          1.3 km
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Millenium Station
          400 m
        • Millennium Station
          400 m
        Underground stations
        • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
          1.6 km
        • Bus stop
          100 m
        Restaurants
        • Aria (cuisine: American)
          60 m
        • Bockwinkel's
          50 m
        Parks
        • Daley Bicentennial Plaza
          290 m
        • Millennium Park
          550 m
        Beaches
        • North Avenue Beach
          730 m
        • Ohio Street Beach
          980 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          18
        • Number of rooms:
          334

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        What's nearby

        Places of interest

        Train stations

        Shopping areas

        • McDonald's Cycle Center - 300 m

        Amusement

        • Walt Disney Attractions - 300 m
        • Virtual World's Battletech - 500 m

        Museums

        • Illinois Art Alliance - 300 m
        • Illinois Alliance For Arts ED - 300 m
        • Chicago Athenaeum at Schamburg - 300 m
        • Hellenic Museum and Cultural Ctr - 400 m
        • Bridgehouse and Chicago River Museum - 400 m
        • Arts and Business Council - 400 m
        • Gallery 37 - 500 m
        • Museum of Broadcast Comm - 500 m

        Universities, Institutes

        • Taylor Business Institute - 300 m
        • Scupe - 300 m
        • Realtors Real Estate School - 300 m
        • Career Works Inc - 300 m
        • Career Academy Inc - 300 m
        • Printing Industry of Illinois - 400 m
        • Literacy Chicago - 400 m
        • Insti-Clinical Social Work - 500 m
        • University of Chicago Studies - 500 m
        • Marquette University - 500 m

        Golf courses and Country clubs

        • Family Golf Ctr - 100 m
        • Chicago Park District Tee Time - 500 m

        College Campuses

        Local attractions

        • Willis Tower - 1.6 km
          233 South Wacker Drive, Chicago
        • The Newberry Library - 1.7 km
          60 West Walton Street, Chicago
        • Dearborn Station - 1.7 km
          47 West Polk St, Chicago
        • The Loop - 1.6 km
          701 South State State, Chicago
        • Printers Row - 1.7 km
          57 West Polk St, Chicago

        Near the hotel

        • Millennium Park - 550 m
          201 E Randolph St, Chicago
        • Art Institute of Chicago - 730 m
          111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
        • Michigan Avenue Bridge - 430 m
          Michigan Ave., Chicago
        • Chicago Cultural Center - 560 m
          78 East Washington Street, Chicago
        • Daley Bicentennial Plaza - 290 m
          337 East Randolph St, Chicago
        • Carbide and Carbon Building - 370 m
          230 North Michigan Ave, Chicago
        • Wrigley Building - 500 m
          410 North Michigan Ave, Chicago

        Restaurants nearby

        • Aria - 60 m

          Address: 200 N Columbus Dr
          Phone: 312-444-9494

          67% likes this, based on 166 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: CAD 43 - CAD 55

        • The Palm - 150 m

          Address: 323 E Wacker Dr
          Phone: (312) 616-1000

          69% likes this, based on 111 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: CAD 42 - CAD 107

        • Wildberry Pancakes and Cafe - 330 m

          Address: 130 E Randolph St
          Phone: 312-938-9777

          78% likes this, based on 791 reviews

        • Bockwinkel's - 50 m

          Address: 222 N Columbus Dr
          Phone: (312)228-9920

          81% likes this, based on 45 reviews
          Price Range: CAD 7 - CAD 14

        • Eggy's Diner - 160 m

          Address: 333 E. Benton Place

          84% likes this, based on 46 reviews
          Cuisine: American

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          18
        • Number of rooms:
          334
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        Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel

        Average guest rating

        9.2out of 10
        Superb
        Based on 71 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Service
        9.6
        Value
        8.8
        Rooms
        9.7
        Location
        9.6

        Guest reviews

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          221 North Columbus Drive, Chicago, United States, 60601

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Chicago
            1.3 km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Millenium Station
            400 m
          • Millennium Station
            400 m
          Underground stations
          • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
            1.6 km
          • Bus stop
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Aria (cuisine: American)
            60 m
          • Bockwinkel's
            50 m
          Parks
          • Daley Bicentennial Plaza
            290 m
          • Millennium Park
            550 m
          Beaches
          • North Avenue Beach
            730 m
          • Ohio Street Beach
            980 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of floors:
            18
          • Number of rooms:
            334