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225 N Columbus Dr Ste 220, Chicago, IL 60601-7910
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

If you enter Lake Shore East Park from Millennium Park you'll see Aqua Tower - this architectural wonder - on the left side of the park, reflecting light with all its concrete slabs and glass, creating a visual effect of water running down its walls...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank irina g
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I can only review this from afar as i do not live here. Friends of mine live here and I have looked around as well. When the time comes to move to Chicago permanently I will give Aqua serious consideration. Anything from the views from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robert E
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The view from our room let us see the building in some detail. It's more stunning in person than in photographs. The whole shape seems to undulate.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Cara S
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This building is just stunning from the outside, I love seeing it from far away and I love standing right beside it looking up, it’s different from every angle

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Anne B
Reviewed 28 May 2018

When this building is lighted at night, it has a distinct wavy or lumpy appearance. Really unusual. It has been called "architectural pornography" and many disapprove of building with fins (giving it the wavy surface). It really is something you need to see to believe,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank CaptTrouble
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I love the architecture of this building, it is truly amazing! The waves in the building are truly unique. A definite photo site while in Chicago

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank lynnc156
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

As a frequent traveler, I tend to have the most critical observations. Most of the time if I am unable to say something nice about a hotel I will not post about my experience. This is NOT one of those occasions. The Radisson Blue exceeded...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank dreamaui
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Aqua is one of the newest skyscrapers in Chicago, but it's one of the most interesting. The wavelike patterns that move around the building are totally unique, and it's over 850 feet tall. It's a welcome addition to the skyline.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank MrSaturn64
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This hotel is in a fantastic location that allows you to walk pretty much anywhere downtown.The view from the room was spectacular! The staff was very friendly and helpful and the rooms were very clean.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Magnificent hotel with exceptional service from the front desk to housekeeping. The doorman, Vlad, was fantastic and always ready to assist us with whatever we needed. Our room on the 18th floor had an amazing view and was exceptionally clean and well appointed. Loved the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Snowfire1970
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flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
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your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
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Response from irina g | Reviewed this property |
Besides luxury apartments and condos and offices, there's also the hotel Radisson Blu (Filini Restaurant there is one of the nicest places to dine in), a famous gourmet grocery store Mariano's, some shops, - all this is in... More
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