Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago

Self Rated: 4.5 out of 5
221 N Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL, 60601, United States of America
4.4 out of 5 rating 1530 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago, you'll be centrally located in Chicago, steps from Chicago Riverwalk and 4 minutes by foot from Grant Park. This 4.5-star hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Chicago Theatre and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Millennium Park.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 334 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Amenities

Take advantage of recreational opportunities offered, including a 24-hour health club, an outdoor pool, and an indoor pool. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and an arcade/game room.

Dining

Grab a bite to eat at FireLake, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Wrap up your day with a drink at the poolside bar. Full breakfasts are available daily from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and express check-out. Planning an event in Chicago? This hotel has facilities measuring 28000 square feet (2601 square meters), including conference space. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Chicago Riverwalk - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Grant Park - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Aon Center - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Harris Theater - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Michigan Avenue - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Chicago Theatre - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
State Street - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Chicago Cultural Center - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Tribune Tower - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Millennium Park - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Oriental Theatre - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Cloud Gate - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Goodman Theater - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
House of Blues Chicago - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Art Institute of Chicago - 1 km / 0.7 mi

The nearest airports are:
O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) - 30 km / 18.6 mi
Midway Intl. Airport (MDW) - 19.5 km / 12.1 mi
Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 42.3 km / 26.3 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

  • This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

  • Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • The seasonal pool will be open from June to September.

  • Pool access available from 5:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Parking height restrictions apply.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-out is available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Safety Protocol (Radisson) guidelines.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines and the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:


  • Deposit: USD 100 per accommodation, per night

  • Resort fee: USD 29.36 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access

  • Spa access

  • Health club access

  • Fitness center access

  • Business center/computer access

  • Internet access

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 18 and USD 75 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 51 per night
  • A pet fee will be charged

  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Ballroom
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Outdoor seasonal pool
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Garden
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Picnic area
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Swimming pool
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -24-hour health club
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Free pool cabanas
  • -Arcade/game room
  • -Billiards or pool table
  • -Electric car charging station
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 13
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 28000
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 2601
  • -Art gallery on site
  • -Elevator
  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage
  • -Assistive listening devices available
  • -Hiking/biking trails nearby