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Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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We stayed here for three days. The rooms are beautiful! I usually have a hard time falling asleep in hotels but this one was so cozy. There is a CVS right by the hotel in case you need any small items or snacks. It is also within walking distance to restaurants. Loved everything about this place and will definitely return.

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Christy T - Thank you for the review. I'm so happy to hear that you loved the Blu and we look forward to your return. Robert Shelley, General Manager

Davenport, Iowa
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The hotel is located in a perfect spot for shopping, dining, and tourist attractions. Ona side note, it is located right next to a fire station so if your room is city view you may hear sirens going off all hours of the night. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and I would definitely stay here again.

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sandrad449 - Thank you for the review! I'm sorry for your experience with the fire station next door. When booking your next stay, please call the front desk to request a room on the other side of the building, and we'll be happy to accommodate. Thanks again and we look forward to welcoming you back. Robert Shelley, General Manager

Calumet City, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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We checked into the hotel and were immediately impressed with the design. Everything was beautiful, artwork was all around. Our room had a great view of the lake, river and Navy Pier. The bathroom was modern and had a huge tub. We will definitely be back in the future.

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Brittany C - I'm glad you enjoyed the design and artwork of the hotel! We're very fortunate to have such a beautiful gallery of art and photographs by renowned photographer Vivian Maier throughout the lobby. We look forward to your return in the future! Robert Shelley, General Manager

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Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a good starting point to sample the city's energy and flavor. This central business district boasts Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of the most iconic landmarks in the city. A stunning skyline coupled with cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago present a Downtown where work and play peacefully coexist.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago is the contemporary debut of Radisson Blu in North America. A true representation of the brand, it is designed to become a destination in itself. Radisson Blu is the luxury division of our global hotel brand, focusing on design, style and attention to detail in every respect. ... more   less 

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Address: 221 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601-7801
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Price Range: $193 - $605 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 334
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#1 Green Hotel in Chicago
#5 Business Hotel in Chicago
#6 Family Hotel in Chicago
#7 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#15 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
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“Ask for a view of city and water.”
 of 5 bubbles moconnor2416, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Clarify what kind of "view" you are paying for & specify.”
 of 5 bubbles GAR8601, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on south side have limited lake views - you're looking between tall buildings but a view nonetheless”
 of 5 bubbles chrismF4370GV, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 1402 had great views”
 of 5 bubbles 908kendrar, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the upper floors. The view from there is amazing.”
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