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
Late check-in/ -out
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

Steam bath

Reflex massage

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

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel is an unique venue in Chicago close to a theater, a gallery and a tower. The hotel was opened in 2011, offering accommodation in a 18-story building designed in the Italian style.

The property lies within 350 meters from Art Institute of Chicago, Harris Theater and Millennium Park. There are bars, a stadium and restaurants in the area.

The hotel allows quick access to lakes and a river.

A 20-minute stroll will take you to LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) subway station. Midway airport is 20 minutes' drive away.

Rooms

There are 334 rooms including Standard Business Double Room, Gold Double Room and Corner Guest Room in Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, where guests can enjoy a breathtaking view of the garden and make use of cable TV, ironing facilities, climate control, LCD TV and a laptop. Some rooms feature views over Lake Michigan. In-room self-catering facilities include coffee/tea makers, a fridge and a microwave.

Eat & Drink

Residents can try dishes of authentic cuisine at the restaurant. Guests can try cocktails, coffee and wines served in the café bar. The property is set in Near East Side district, within about 5 minutes' walk of III Forks Steakhouse and Aria that serve delectable meals.

Services

The on-site limousine rentals are also provided.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include cots, a game room and a mini club. Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel offers yoga classes, a fitness center and a gym for guests to keep fit.

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

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

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

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Free cabanas
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • 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
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Microwave

Media

  • HBO available
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • 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. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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
    4300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Millenium Station
    1400 ft
  • Millennium Station
    1400 ft
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    1.0 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Aria (cuisine: American)
    300 ft
  • Bockwinkel's
    300 ft
Parks
  • Daley Bicentennial Plaza
    1000 ft
  • Millennium Park
    1900 ft
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    2400 ft
  • Ohio Street Beach
    3200 ft
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 or 1 King-size bed or 1 Queen-size bed
Size: 400 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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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: 2 Queen-size beds or King-size bed or Double bed
    Size: 4310 sq. feet
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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
          4300 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Millenium Station
          1400 ft
        • Millennium Station
          1400 ft
        Underground stations
        • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
          1.0 mi
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Aria (cuisine: American)
          300 ft
        • Bockwinkel's
          300 ft
        Parks
        • Daley Bicentennial Plaza
          1000 ft
        • Millennium Park
          1900 ft
        Beaches
        • North Avenue Beach
          2400 ft
        • Ohio Street Beach
          3200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          18
        • Number of rooms:
          334

        Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Places of interest

        Train stations

        Shopping areas

        • McDonald's Cycle Center - 1000 ft

        Amusement

        • Walt Disney Attractions - 1000 ft
        • Virtual World's Battletech - 1700 ft

        Museums

        • Illinois Art Alliance - 1000 ft
        • Illinois Alliance For Arts ED - 1000 ft
        • Chicago Athenaeum at Schamburg - 1000 ft
        • Hellenic Museum and Cultural Ctr - 1400 ft
        • Bridgehouse and Chicago River Museum - 1400 ft
        • Arts and Business Council - 1400 ft
        • Gallery 37 - 1700 ft
        • Museum of Broadcast Comm - 1700 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • Taylor Business Institute - 1000 ft
        • Scupe - 1000 ft
        • Realtors Real Estate School - 1000 ft
        • Career Works Inc - 1000 ft
        • Career Academy Inc - 1000 ft
        • Printing Industry of Illinois - 1400 ft
        • Literacy Chicago - 1400 ft
        • Insti-Clinical Social Work - 1700 ft
        • University of Chicago Studies - 1700 ft
        • Marquette University - 1700 ft

        Golf courses and Country clubs

        • Family Golf Ctr - 400 ft
        • Chicago Park District Tee Time - 1700 ft

        College Campuses

        Local attractions

        • Willis Tower - 5200 ft
          233 South Wacker Drive, Chicago
        • The Newberry Library - 1.1 mi
          60 West Walton Street, Chicago
        • Dearborn Station - 1.1 mi
          47 West Polk St, Chicago
        • The Loop - 1.0 mi
          701 South State State, Chicago
        • Printers Row - 1.1 mi
          57 West Polk St, Chicago

        Near the hotel

        • Millennium Park - 1900 ft
          201 E Randolph St, Chicago
        • Art Institute of Chicago - 2500 ft
          111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
        • Michigan Avenue Bridge - 1500 ft
          Michigan Ave., Chicago
        • Chicago Cultural Center - 1900 ft
          78 East Washington Street, Chicago
        • Daley Bicentennial Plaza - 1000 ft
          337 East Randolph St, Chicago
        • Carbide and Carbon Building - 1300 ft
          230 North Michigan Ave, Chicago
        • Wrigley Building - 1700 ft
          410 North Michigan Ave, Chicago

        Restaurants nearby

        • Aria - 300 ft

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

          67% likes this, based on 166 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: USD 33 - USD 42

        • The Palm - 500 ft

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

          69% likes this, based on 111 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: USD 32 - USD 81

        • Maison Brasserie - 500 ft

          Address: 333 E Benton Place
          Phone: 3122411540

          78% likes this, based on 25 reviews
          Cuisine: French

        • Bockwinkel's - 300 ft

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

          81% likes this, based on 45 reviews
          Price Range: USD 6 - USD 11

        • Eggy's Diner - 500 ft

          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
            4300 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Millenium Station
            1400 ft
          • Millennium Station
            1400 ft
          Underground stations
          • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
            1.0 mi
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Aria (cuisine: American)
            300 ft
          • Bockwinkel's
            300 ft
          Parks
          • Daley Bicentennial Plaza
            1000 ft
          • Millennium Park
            1900 ft
          Beaches
          • North Avenue Beach
            2400 ft
          • Ohio Street Beach
            3200 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of floors:
            18
          • Number of rooms:
            334