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 rated 4 stars and features 334 rooms for guests to stay in. Since 2011 the hotel has been offering accommodation in a 18-story building with Italian architecture and furnishings.

The city center is 20 minutes' walk of the property. A tower, a theater and a museum lie a short distance away.

Within walking distance of Near East Side district with bars, a stadium and restaurants.

Guests will find themselves a 20-minute stroll from LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) subway station. Midway airport is 20 minutes' drive from away.

Rooms

The hotel's fashionable rooms are appointed with a personal safe, a trouser press, climate control, a pantry and coffee/tea makers. Some rooms offer a breathtaking view over the garden. For more comfort a hairdryer, terry bathrobes and a shower are provided.

Eat & Drink

The hotel’s popular restaurant serves a variety of authentic dishes. Guests can relax in the café bar serving hot drinks. Offering various dining options, Aria and III Forks Steakhouse are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

Corporate travelers are free to use a photocopier, a meeting room and a business centre offered on site.

Relax

On-site treatments include reflex massage and steam baths. The hotel provides mountain biking, basketball and billiards for an 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
  • 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

  • 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/ Baby cots
  • 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
  • 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
  • Internet 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. 

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
  • Midway (MDW)
    15.7 km
  • Chicago O'hare International (ORD)
    25.7 km
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

Park King Suite
Park view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Sauna
    • Private pool
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Newspapers
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toiletries
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

Park Suite. 1K-NSK. -Millennium Park view -Complimentary WIFI access -Access to Business Lounge - Complimentary Morning Breakfast, Evening Beverage Service, Magazines and Newspapers -2,000 Club Carlson Points per night bonus award -Complimentary WSJ or USA Today (M-F) -Espresso Machine and Tea Making facility -Flat Panel LCD TV -Complimentary Mineral Water -Iron and Ironing Board -thisworks Bath Amenities -2 Bathrobes -Hair Dryer -Daily Turndown Service -Mini bar -Laptop Size In-Room Safe -Ipad Communication Device -Late Check-Out (based on availability) -Sofabed in the room -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
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Park Flat
Park view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Sauna
    • Private pool
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Newspapers
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toiletries
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

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
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Queen-size beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private pool
    • Non-smoking
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Water bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Guest Room-Park View-1 King

Corner Guest Room
Park view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Water bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Guest Room Corner- Park View - Balcony

Radisson Blu Aqua photos Room
King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Standard Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Flat
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds, 1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private pool
    • Non-smoking
    • Jacuzzi
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Newspapers
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:Sauna
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toiletries
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

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
Park view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private pool
    • Non-smoking
    • Jacuzzi
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Newspapers
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:Sauna
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toiletries
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

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.

Radisson Blu Aqua photos Room Business Class Room
Business Queen Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds, 1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Radisson Blu Aqua photos Room Business Class Room
Business King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio

Radisson Blu Aqua Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Chicago Public Library400 m

Train stations

  • Millennium Station300 m
  • Millenium Station300 m

Shopping areas

  • McDonald's Cycle Center200 m

Amusement

  • Walt Disney Attractions300 m
  • Virtual World's Battletech500 m

Stadiums

  • Jay Pritzker Pavilion400 m

Museums

  • Illinois Art Alliance300 m
  • Illinois Alliance For Arts ED300 m
  • Chicago Athenaeum at Schamburg300 m
  • Gallery 37400 m
  • Arts and Business Council400 m
  • Bridgehouse and Chicago River Museum400 m
  • Hellenic Museum and Cultural Ctr400 m
  • Museum of Broadcast Comm500 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Scupe300 m
  • Taylor Business Institute300 m
  • Realtors Real Estate School300 m
  • Career Academy Inc300 m
  • Career Works Inc300 m
  • Insti-Clinical Social Work400 m
  • Literacy Chicago400 m
  • Printing Industry of Illinois400 m
  • Marquette University500 m
  • University of Chicago Studies500 m
  • Univ-Chicago Investment Ofc500 m

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Family Golf Ctr100 m

College Campuses

  • Argosy University300 m

Local attractions

  • Willis Tower1.6 km
    233 South Wacker Drive, Chicago
  • The Newberry Library1.7 km
    60 West Walton Street, Chicago
  • Dearborn Station1.7 km
    47 West Polk St, Chicago
  • The Loop1.6 km
    701 South State State, Chicago
  • Printers Row1.7 km
    57 West Polk St, Chicago

Near the hotel

  • Millennium Park550 m
    201 E Randolph St, Chicago
  • Art Institute of Chicago730 m
    111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
  • Michigan Avenue Bridge430 m
    Michigan Ave., Chicago
  • Chicago Cultural Center560 m
    78 East Washington Street, Chicago
  • Daley Bicentennial Plaza290 m
    337 East Randolph St, Chicago
  • Carbide and Carbon Building370 m
    230 North Michigan Ave, Chicago
  • Wrigley Building500 m
    410 North Michigan Ave, Chicago

Restaurants nearby

  • Aria60 m

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

    67% likes this, based on 166 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: GBP 24 - GBP 31

  • The Palm150 m

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

    69% likes this, based on 111 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: GBP 23 - GBP 59

  • Wildberry Pancakes and Cafe330 m

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

    78% likes this, based on 791 reviews

  • Bockwinkel's50 m

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

    81% likes this, based on 45 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 4 - GBP 8

  • Eggy's Diner160 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 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
      1.3 km
    Airports
    • Midway (MDW)
      15.7 km
    • Chicago O'hare International (ORD)
      25.7 km
    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