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Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel

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Room & Suite (601)
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Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“business lounge”(91 reviews)
“basketball court”(91 reviews)
“outdoor pool”(141 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
The Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago is the contemporary debut of Radisson Blu in North America. A true representation of the brand, it is designed to become a destination in itself. Radisson Blu is the upper upscale tier of our global hotel brand, focusing on design, style and attention...
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Location and contact
221 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601-7801
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15.6 km to Midway Airport
173 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.8 km from The Art Institute of Chicago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stay! I used to live in Chicago so I know area. It's not the BEST location for someone who's not interested in the typical "tourist" stuff, but if you ARE here for the touristy stuff, this is an excellent location walkable to...More

1  Thank colettelh
Response from Jim M, General Manager at Radisson Blu Aqua HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Colettelh, thank you for your review. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent stay and that the location and upgraded guest room were remarkable. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and we hope for the opportunity to welcome you again.

Reviewed yesterday

First, this is not the type of hotel we would normally stay at; it's way out of our price range at over $400 a night. But it was for a family wedding and my wife got us a great deal online. We were well treated...More

1  Thank rdale
Response from Jim M, General Manager at Radisson Blu Aqua HotelResponded today

Dear rdale, Thank you for your comments and for taking the time to write about your experience. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and our friendly team. We also appreciate your feedback on our restaurant and pools. We are always searching...More

Reviewed yesterday

We stayed for a night, but the hotel still left a wonderful impression. We had a corner room, so the view was amazing. The rooms are very modern and clean. The hotel is in a great location. We didn't eat at the hotel or had...More

Thank 2010MM
Response from Jim M, General Manager at Radisson Blu Aqua HotelResponded today

Dear 2010MM, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to write about your experience. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your guest room and our great location. We hope for the opportunity to welcome again soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago

This hotel was unique in so many ways! First off it’s in the woman archtech designed Aqua building that is mentioned on several local tours. The building itself sets it apart from many hotels close by. The location can not be beat! Close to everything...More

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Response from Jim M, General Manager at Radisson Blu Aqua HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Travelingfoodietype, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to write about your experience. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed our friendly team and great amenities. We thank you for joining the Radisson family and look forward to your next...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$224 - US$647 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Chicago
#5 Business Hotel in Chicago
#6 Family Hotel in Chicago
#7 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#25 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$224 - US$647 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Chicago
#5 Business Hotel in Chicago
#6 Family Hotel in Chicago
#7 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#25 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
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Christina A
13 May 2018|
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Response from kevcon313 | Reviewed this property |
Cabs or Uber would be my suggestion.
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Amyisnole
5 February 2018|
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Response from typingjenny | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure the concierge would be happy to answer, certainly, and to accommodate if possible. Good luck!
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"Views are great in all directions, as you are right in the center of the business district. The higher you..."
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"face south"
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"Upper floors are nice."
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"Choose another hotel if you want views. Some rooms do not have balconies."