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    Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel

    1 W Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601-1631
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    “the river” (296 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Really good location, great views of the city, room was fantastic - corner suite, lounge was nice, bar area was fun - good drink options, tasty food...location on the river a couple of blocks from lake, lots of shopping very close, had dinner at nearby...More

    Thank Andrew W
    Response from RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Renaissance Chicago Downtown HotelResponded yesterday

    Andrew W - We hope you enjoyed exploring downtown Chicago! Thanks for making us your hotel of choice!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I booked a suite, basic rooms were sold out, my colleague was staying there and the rate was attractive. Very cold night in January, ice floating in the river below. Close the black-out drapes, set the thermostat, and enjoy a very comfortable bed with basic...More

    Thank KPboulder
    Response from RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Renaissance Chicago Downtown HotelResponded 6 days ago

    KPboulder - We appreciate you joining us in Chicago despite the weather! We hope you will consider us next time you are in the windy city.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We last stayed at this hotel maybe eight years ago. It was good but did need upgrading. They did and got it right. The large lobby has a distinctive urban feel to it. When we checked it, I asked for a room with a view....More

    Thank bigjoe950
    Response from RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Renaissance Chicago Downtown HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    bigjoe950 - Thanks for joining us again in the windy city! Delighted our team was able to make your stay enjoyable!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is a recently-renovated Renaissance in a great location. A few blocks from Michigan Ave, and adjacent to the theater district, it's very convenient for tourists. The hotel is on the river, which means nice views from many rooms, as well as the restaurant and...More

    Thank MichBustrav
    Response from RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Renaissance Chicago Downtown HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    MichBustrav - We appreciate the 5-stars and are delighted to hear you will be back soon!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Chicago Renaissance is a beautiful hotel on the heart of Chicago. The rooms are very big spacious, clean, quiet and comfortable!! The beds are huge and very very good! The only issue about this hotel (and the majority of big hotels) is that they charge...More

    Thank Gustavo P
    Response from RenaissanceChicago, Kelsey, Executive Assistant at Renaissance Chicago Downtown HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Gustavo P - Thanks for joining us in the Chicago! Be sure to ask about our Marriott Rewards program and how you can receive complimentary Wi-Fi on your next stay!

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    • Pool
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Heated pool
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    • US$149 - US$476 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #18 Spa Hotel in Chicago
    • #20 Family Hotel in Chicago
    • #25 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
    • #36 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
    • #39 Business Hotel in Chicago
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 560
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    • Downtown / The Loop
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    agf10060
    13 January 2018|
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    Response from max1111111 | Reviewed this property |
    It depends where your activities are. However, I found that the Renaissance is ideally located for downtown activities.
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    2 December 2017|
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    Response from SusanJane60 | Reviewed this property |
    1. No, it wasn’t noisy at night. 2. I believe that we were able to open a small window—if my memory serves correctly. 3. I though the location was great to easily to other spots. The bar at the hotel was also great
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    14 October 2017|
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    Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
    Generally concierge lounges are closed on holidays
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