Best Western River North Hotel - Chicago

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

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 25 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Lobby bar

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

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 River North is a 6-story hotel in a natural area of Chicago providing a rooftop terrace, an indoor swimming pool and an outdoor swimming pool. Built in 1987, the attractive hotel was renovated in 2011.

The property lies within 1.6 km from Skydeck Chicago, Navy Pier Festival Hall Complex and Amazing Chicago's Funhouse Maze. Just 20 minutes' walk from Chicago city center.

A museum and a tower are set within walking distance.

There is Millennium train station nearby. The hotel is around 20 km from Midway airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered 150 contemporary hotel rooms equipped with wireless internet, an individual safe, a kitchenette, a dressing area and heating. The rooms look on to the city. The rooms feature a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a fridge as well as adapted bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Italian dishes are served in the pizza restaurant. Ohio House Coffee Shop and Sunda are located within 100 meters away.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

There are such business facilities as computer equipment, a business centre and a photocopier on the premises.

Relax

Such fitness options as a gym and a fitness center are available on site.

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

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid 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
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

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

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
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • 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

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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Bed type: King-size bed
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    Standard Room
    Bed type: Double beds or 2 Single beds or Double bed
    Size: 455 sq. feet
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    • Bathtub
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        Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Double bed or 2 Single beds
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          Bed type: 1 King-size bed and 1 Double bed or Double beds
          Size: 455 sq. feet
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Best Western 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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                Shopping areas

                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

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                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 River North Hotel Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western 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 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