Best Western Plus River North Hotel - Chicago

125 West Ohio Street, Chicago, United States, 60610-4203  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Plus River North Hotel - Chicago

 Paid Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

 Breakfast

Verified Reviews:

  • Very loud a/c units - Nice flat screen tvs - Suites are very spacious
  • Beds and pillows were pretty comfortable - Rooms are fairly large - Nice pool
  • Fitness center is pretty - Rooms were clean, comfortable - Price is exceptional for the area
  • Pool was too small - Staff were all very friendly - Free parking - Within walking distance of the magnificent mile
  • Staff were very helpful - Free parking is a superb add - No noise from nearby rooms - Pool area were clean

Overview

Best Western Plus River North Hotel boasts convenient positioning at a close distance to Skydeck Chicago, Navy Pier Festival Hall Complex and Amazing Chicago's Funhouse Maze, offering 150 rooms and a rooftop terrace, an indoor swimming pool and an outdoor swimming pool. Best Western Plus River North Hotel has been welcoming guests to its contemporary rooms since 1987.

This property is positioned in the heart of Chicago. The center of Chicago is 2 km away from the venue.

Guests can visit a museum and a tower as well as restaurants and an oceanarium close by.

Dearborn & Hubbard bus stop is just 50 meters from the hotel and a 20-minute walk takes guests to LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) underground station. The hotel is located within 20 km distance of Midway airport.

Rooms

Best Western Plus River North is a charming hotel offering rooms with classic décor and climate control, a laptop safe, flat-screen TV, a living area and a kitchenette as well as a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a fridge. Some rooms at Best Western Plus River North Hotel have a view over the city. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant serving Italian dishes on site. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Ohio House Coffee Shop and Sunda are about 100 meters from the property.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Guests at Best Western Plus River North Hotel are offered to use free parking, a storage room and a safe deposit box as well as 24-hour reception, valet parking and room service.

Relax

For active guests a gym and a fitness center are provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 25 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   150.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Data ports
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

125 West Ohio Street, Chicago, United States, 60610-4203

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City Center
  • Chicago
    1.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Millenium Station
    4000 ft
  • Millennium Station
    4000 ft
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    1.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Portillo's Hot Dogs (cuisine: American)
    400 ft
  • Pizzeria Ora (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Beaches
  • Oak Street Beach
    4700 ft
  • Ohio Street Beach
    1.0 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    150

Rooms and availability

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Premium Suite
Bed type: King-size bed or Double beds
Size: 455 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
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Double room

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    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
    Size: 455 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Bathtub
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      Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed or Double beds or 1 King-size bed and 1 Double bed
      Size: 455 sq. feet
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      • Bathtub
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      Double room

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        Family Two-Bedroom Suite
        Bed type: 1 Single bed
        Size: 550 sq. feet
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          Deluxe Double Room
          Bed type: King-size bed
          Size: 455 sq. feet
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            Deluxe Suite
            Bed type: King-size bed
            Size: 455 sq. feet
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Best Western Plus River North Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
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              Hotel Address:

              125 West Ohio Street, Chicago, United States, 60610-4203

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Chicago
                1.0 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Millenium Station
                4000 ft
              • Millennium Station
                4000 ft
              Underground stations
              • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                1.2 mi
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Portillo's Hot Dogs (cuisine: American)
                400 ft
              • Pizzeria Ora (cuisine: Italian)
                100 ft
              Beaches
              • Oak Street Beach
                4700 ft
              • Ohio Street Beach
                1.0 mi
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of floors:
                6
              • Number of rooms:
                150

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              Tourist attractions

              Places of interest

              Convention centers

              Shopping areas

              • Shops at Northbridge - 2000 ft

              Amusement

              • Screenz - 400 ft
              • Amf Bowl Marina City Lanes - 1700 ft

              Monuments and Landmarks

              Museums

              • Pallas Photographica Gallery - 1000 ft
              • Stephen Daiter Gallery - 1400 ft
              • Chicago Artist's Coalition - 1400 ft
              • Vsa Arts of Chicago - 1700 ft
              • World Art Expressions Inc - 2000 ft
              • Bridgehouse and Chicago River Museum - 2300 ft

              Universities, Institutes

              • Institute of Design - 1400 ft
              • Illinois Institute of Art - 1700 ft
              • Moody Bible Institute - 1700 ft
              • Associated Colleges-Midwest - 2000 ft
              • Real Estate Education CO - 2000 ft
              • Marquette University - 2300 ft

              Business areas

              Air business related

              Food and meals

              • Sound-Bar - 700 ft
              • The Wit Hotel Roof Top Bar - 2300 ft

              College Campuses

              Local attractions

              • Willis Tower - 5000 ft
                233 South Wacker Drive, Chicago
              • Amazing Chicago's Funhouse Maze - 5200 ft
                600 East Grand Avenue, Chicago
              • Monadnock Building - 5200 ft
                53 West Jackson Blvd, Chicago
              • Money Museum at the Federal Reserve Bank - 5000 ft
                230 South LaSalle St, Chicago
              • Chicago Board of Trade Building - 5200 ft
                141 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago

              Near the hotel

              • Museum of Broadcast Communications - 800 ft
                360 N. State Street, Chicago
              • Holy Name Cathedral - 1900 ft
                735 North State St, Chicago
              • St. James Cathedral - 2000 ft
                65 East Huron Street, Chicago
              • Tribune Tower - 2400 ft
                435 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago
              • Richard H. Driehaus Museum - 1700 ft
                40 E. Erie St., Chicago
              • Marina City - 1800 ft
                300 N. State St., Chicago
              • The Magnificent Mile - 2300 ft
                N Michigan Ave, Chicago

              Restaurants nearby

              • Portillo's Hot Dogs - 400 ft

                Address: 100 West Ontario Street
                Phone: (312) 587-8910

                81% likes this, based on 1169 reviews
                Cuisine: American

              • Ohio House Coffee Shop - 200 ft

                Address: 600 N. LaSalle St
                Phone: 312-943-6000

                68% likes this, based on 31 reviews

              • Rosati's California Style Deli - 300 ft

                Address: 126 W Grand Ave

                84% likes this, based on 27 reviews

              • Pizzeria Ora - 100 ft

                Address: 545 N La Salle Dr
                Phone: 312-464-1872

                73% likes this, based on 90 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: USD 1 - USD 20

              • Rainforest Cafe - 300 ft

                Address: 605 N Clark St
                Phone: 312-787-1501

                59% likes this, based on 197 reviews
                Cuisine: American
                Price Range: USD 22 - USD 31

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of floors:
                6
              • Number of rooms:
                150
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              Best Western Plus River North Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Plus River North Hotel

              Average guest rating

              7.4out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 42 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Rooms
              3.0
              Service
              5.3
              Value
              9.5
              Location
              10.0

              Guest reviews

              • Older travelers
                5.4

                Good location

                Bad sound proofing (windows) from road noise meant we had a disappointing stay. Be aware, noise from emergancy vehicles kept us awake during the night, I asked for a quieter room and was told that I already had one of the quietist rooms.!

              • Couple
                10.0

                Free parking and close enough to all destinations to walk.

                Weird elevators. Needed to change to get to pool. Should have taken the stairs.

              • Family with children
                8.2

                It's an ok Hotel on a great location. The staff tried very hard to help us with tickets and questions! We liked the breakfast in the restaurant next to the lobby. The kids had fun in the pool, and you have a nice view over the city from the sundeck. Nice parking space. 20 min walk from Navy pier. Hotel is in a nice neighborhood with lot's of nice restaurants.

                The room was a bit smaller then we were used to get at a Best Western. The airco was older and noisy, without the airco the room was warm.

              • Single
                7.0

                Employees very polite and helpfull and awsome location, because there is a lot of good restaurants; pharmacies and etc.

                the bathroom was very small; the heater doesn't work very well and the water of the shower, didn't warmd enough

              • Single
                7.0

                Good location.

                I could hear sounds from other rooms. Not recommended for the persons who prefer a silent room.

              • Single
                4.2

                Free internet and not far from Michigan Avenue

                The rooms are outdated, not clean and very noisy. You can hear everything from the floor above you.

              • Single
                9.6

                Front desk was most cooperative when we asked for a "quiet room". They kindly changed our room for us when the room safe was not working. We ended up in a suite.

              • Couple
                8.8

                It was very close to downtown and everything you go to Chicago for.

              • Single
                6.2

                Very close to Michigan Ave.

                The bed was very cheep and uncomfortable.

              • Family with children
                7.8

                very close to alot of attractions (ex. rainforest cafe, mcdonalds and much more were within walking distance. very cool location

                just the beds were a little small but thats ok.

              • Family with children
                8.2

                A great family hotel. Couldn't hear any noises from other people staying above, below or next to us! Great pool!

                I wish the rooms had a microwave and a refridgerator! We loved the size of the room! Lots of space to move around!

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                Free parking and good location. Easy to get to and depart from the city.

                It's a bit no frills and somewhat outdated.

              • Family with children
                10.0

                This hotel is in the perfect location for business and for touring. We really had a great time there. The location is fabulous and the free parking is a great bonus!

              • Single
                7.0

                There was a very noisy airconditioning in my room.. I had to shut down it because of the noise.

              • Couple
                10.0

                The bed was extremely comfortable and the staff was very helpful. We arrived to the hotel early was still able to park our car without any charge. We also bought VIP tickets to most Chicago attractions for half of the cost!

                There wasn't anything that we did not like about the hotel.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Best Western Plus River North Hotel - Chicago Chicago location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              125 West Ohio Street, Chicago, United States, 60610-4203

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Chicago
                1.0 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Millenium Station
                4000 ft
              • Millennium Station
                4000 ft
              Underground stations
              • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                1.2 mi
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Portillo's Hot Dogs (cuisine: American)
                400 ft
              • Pizzeria Ora (cuisine: Italian)
                100 ft
              Beaches
              • Oak Street Beach
                4700 ft
              • Ohio Street Beach
                1.0 mi
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of floors:
                6
              • Number of rooms:
                150