Get an overview of this hotelIn downtown Chicago, minutes from Magnificent Mile


Near Tribune Tower

Best Western Chicago River North Hotel is centrally located in vibrant downtown, just a few blocks - or a free trolley ride - from the city's landmark Navy Pier on the shores of Lake Michigan. Magnificent Mile shopping is within walking distance.

Rooftop deck, free wireless internet

The rooftop deck at this Best Western provides views of the Chicago skyline. Pizzeria Ora serves deep-dish pizza and includes a lounge. A full-sized indoor pool is also onsite. Limited self parking are available for a fee.

Premium cable, Wi-Fi

Guestrooms at this Chicago hotel feature complimentary wireless Internet access, flat-panel televisions with premium cable channels, and ergonomic workstations. Wake-up calls are available on request.

Renovations & Closures

The property is renovating until 21 December 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Parking area
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Best Western River North Hotel features a rooftop deck with stunning views of the Chicago skyline. In addition to a fitness center, the hotel offers a full-sized indoor swimming pool. The in-house restaurant, Pizzeria Ora, serves Chicago-style deep-dish pizza, along with Italian specialties, and includes a lounge. Room service is available (limited hours). The hotel provides concierge services,lowest parking rates in Chicago, multilingual staff, a computer station, complimentary wireless Internet access, a porter/bellhop, and coffee in the lobby. Limited self parking are available (surcharge).

Best Western River North Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Total number of rooms - 150 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Pizzeria Ora - Chicago-style deep-dish pizza, plus a diverse menu of Italian cuisine, including pastas, sandwiches, salads, and dinner entrees. Open from 6:30 AM to midnight. Dinner served till midnight Sunday - Thursday and till 1 AM Friday and Saturday. Carryout, delivery, catering, and room service available.

Pizzeria Ora Lounge - Downtown Chicago nightspot serving beer and other libations. TVs broadcast sports events. Music.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

Parking height restrictions apply


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Children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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