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

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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • 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
  • 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. 

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hotel Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
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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)
    200 ft
  • Bockwinkel's
    200 ft
Parks
  • Daley Bicentennial Plaza
    1000 ft
  • Millennium Park
    1900 ft
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    2400 ft
  • Ohio Street Beach
    3300 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

Gold King Room
Bed type: King-size bed
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Park Guest Room
Bed type: King-size bed
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Guest Room-Park View-1 King. 1K-NSK. -Lakeshore East Park and/or Millennium Park view -Complimentary WIFI access -Complimentary USA Today (M-F) -Single serve Coffee Machine and Tea Making facility -Flat Panel LCD TV -Iron and Ironing Board -thisworks Bath Amenities -Bathrobe -Hair Dryer -Turndown on request -Mini bar -Laptop Size In-Room Safe -Access to all the amenities including: Indoor and Outdoor Pool, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Steam Room, Fully Equipped Fitness Center, Game Room, Business Center and Outdoor Terrace.

Radisson Blu Aqua photos Room Park Suite
Park Suite
Bed type: King-size bed
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Park Suite
Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed
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Park Flat
Bed type: King-size bed
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Guest Room-Park View-1 King. 1K-NSK. -Lakeshore East Park and/or Millennium Park view -Complimentary WIFI access -Complimentary USA Today (M-F) -Single serve Coffee Machine and Tea Making facility -Flat Panel LCD TV -Iron and Ironing Board -thisworks Bath Amenities -Bathrobe -Hair Dryer -Turndown on request -Mini bar -Laptop Size In-Room Safe -Access to all the amenities including: Indoor and Outdoor Pool, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Steam Room, Fully Equipped Fitness Center, Game Room, Business Center and Outdoor Terrace.

Radisson Blu Aqua photos Room Guest Room
Guest Room
Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
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Radisson Blu Aqua photos Room Guest Room
Guest Room
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King Room
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 400 sq. feet
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Queen Room
Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or Queen-size bed
Size: 4310 sq. feet
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Guest Room-Park View-Balcony-2 Queen. 2Q-NSK. Guest Room Includes: -Lakeshore East Park and/or Millennium Park view -Balcony -Complimentary WIFI access -Complimentary USA Today (M-F) -Single serve Coffee Machine and Tea Making facility -Flat Panel LCD TV -Iron and Ironing Board -thisworks Bath Amenities -2 Bathrobes -Hair Dryer -Turndown on request -Mini bar -Laptop Size In-Room Safe -Access to all the amenities including: Indoor and Outdoor Pool, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Steam Room, Fully Equipped Fitness Center, Game Room, Business Center and Outdoor Terrace.

Flat
Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or King-size bed
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Guest Room-City View-Balcony-2 Queen. 2Q-NSK. -City view -Balcony -Complimentary WIFI access -Complimentary USA Today (M-F) -Single serve Coffee Machine and Tea Making facility -Flat Panel LCD TV -Iron and Ironing Board -thisworks Bath Amenities -Bathrobes -Hair Dryer -Turndown on request -Mini bar -Laptop Size In-Room Safe -Access to all the amenities including: Indoor and Outdoor pool, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Steam Room, Fully Equipped Fitness Center, Game Room, Business Center and Outdoor Terrace.

Corner Flat
Bed type: King-size bed
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Guest Room Corner- Park View - Balcony. 1K-NSK. Guest Room includes: -Lakeshore East Park and/or Millennium Park view -Balcony -Complimentary USA Today (M-F) -Single serve Coffee Machine and Tea Making facility -Flat Panel LCD TV -Iron and Ironing Board -thisworks Bath Amenities -1 Bathrobe -Hair Dryer -Complimentary WIFI access -Turndown on request -Mini bar -Laptop Size In-Room Safe -Access to all the amenities including: Indoor and Outdoor Pool, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Steam Room, Fully Equipped Fitness Center, Game Room, Business Center and Outdoor Terrace.

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Business Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
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Business King Room
Bed type: King-size bed
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Radisson Blu Aqua photos Room Business Class Room
Business Class Room
Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
Size: 4310 sq. feet
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Rose Corner Guest Room
Bed type: King-size bed
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Radisson Blu Aqua photos Room Park Suite
Park Suite
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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)
    200 ft
  • Bockwinkel's
    200 ft
Parks
  • Daley Bicentennial Plaza
    1000 ft
  • Millennium Park
    1900 ft
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    2400 ft
  • Ohio Street Beach
    3300 ft
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 - 700 ft

Amusement

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

Stadiums

  • Jay Pritzker Pavilion - 1400 ft

Museums

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

Universities, Institutes

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

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Family Golf Ctr - 400 ft

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Willis Tower - 5100 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 - 2400 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 - 200 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

  • Wildberry Pancakes and Cafe - 1100 ft

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

    78% likes this, based on 791 reviews

  • Bockwinkel's - 200 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 - 600 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 Reviews

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

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)
      200 ft
    • Bockwinkel's
      200 ft
    Parks
    • Daley Bicentennial Plaza
      1000 ft
    • Millennium Park
      1900 ft
    Beaches
    • North Avenue Beach
      2400 ft
    • Ohio Street Beach
      3300 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2011
    • Number of floors:
      18
    • Number of rooms:
      334