Best Western River North Hotel

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, rollaway beds, bed sheets
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, rollaway beds, bed sheets

Overview of Best Western River North Hotel

Best Western River North Hotel

2.5 star property

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
Map
125 W Ohio St, Chicago, IL, 60654

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationChicago Riverwalk7 min walk
  • Popular LocationJohn Hancock Center17 min walk
  • Popular LocationGrant Park18 min walk
  • AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)35 min drive

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About this area

Chicago

Best Western River North Hotel is located in Downtown Chicago, a neighbourhood in Chicago, and is in the entertainment district and near the beach. Willis Tower and Navy Pier are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Michigan Avenue and Water Tower Place. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Soldier Field. Break out the clubs and hit the links on a nearby golf course, or seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails. Guests love the hotel's location for the sightseeing. It's also convenient for public transportation: Grand Station (Red Line) is 5 minutes on foot and Merchandise Mart Station is 7 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Chicago Riverwalk - 7 min walk
  • Michigan Avenue - 8 min walk
  • Chicago Water Tower - 14 min walk
  • John Hancock Center - 17 min walk
  • Grant Park - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • Grand Station (Red Line) - 5 min walk
  • Millennium Station - 18 min walk
  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - 35 min drive

About this property

Best Western River North Hotel

Chicago hotel in Downtown Chicago, walk to Michigan Avenue
Along with an indoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has a restaurant and a fitness centre. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a rooftop terrace and a 24-hour business centre are on-site.
Best Western River North Hotel offers 150 accommodations with a safe and free newspapers. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films.

Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Languages spoken

English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (USD 49 per day)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 49 per night)
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–11:00 AM: USD 15-50 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Restaurants on site

  • Pizzeria Ora

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Turndown service

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from 14 March to 26 March:
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 50 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: USD 49 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 49 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per day

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

You need to know

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; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a smoke detector and window guards

We should mention

Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 387 out of 959 reviews
5 - Excellent 40%
Rating 4 - Good. 319 out of 959 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 135 out of 959 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 61 out of 959 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 57 out of 959 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

3.9/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Parking was easy and well explained. It was a great location for many things in downtown Chicago. The staff was nice and helpful.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Room was small but clean.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The location and parking was very convenient. We were practically 5-10 minutes away from everything.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
I would stay here again it's cool. The elevators stopped working on our trip for a while. The walk out patio is great but needs to be accessible after 10pm.
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location is great and nice to have rooftop patio and swimming pool. Front desk staff were wonderful!
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022