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Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront

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Iowa City, Iowa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I spent 2nights staying at Wyndham. Honestly speaking, the location is good. But the service, especially the service of its valet department is just so so so bad. The first night, we have called half an hour in advance, but we have still waited I. The lobby for 2 hours. The only explanation they gave me was that the elevator...

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great location; overlooking the Chicago River. Can see entire downtown area. Beautiful hotel, convenient to many shopping areas and restaurants. Was on bus route for conference. Will most definitely stay there again!

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Blaine, Minnesota
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Juli C, Director of Rooms at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had a wonderful time. Location is very nice. Waking distance to almost everything. We walked from the train station and to Shedd's aquarium. View wasn't anything special but the room was very nice, shower amazing, bed and pillows comfortable.

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Juli C, Director of Rooms at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear rebecca h, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, we really appreciate your feedback. We definitely are very lucky to be centrally located from all our museums and public transportation. Our accommodations are constantly updated with quality products to make you stay comfortable and memorable. We hope to welcome you back soon!...

Florida Panhandle, Florida
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location. View from room was spectacular; room was nicely appointed...we loved it. WiFi was barely adequate, but we didn't really care.

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Juli C, Director of Rooms at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear johnbT1584YD, We are delighted to know you enjoyed your stay and most amazing view! We are blessed to have such a prime location with grand views. When you come back and stay with us, please inquire about our internet options, we do offer a couple options for those who need more speed. Happy Holidays, Juli Colon

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The location of this hotel was great! Everything is walking distance and you're right by the Chicago river. The breakfast (although this wasn't included) was delicious. If you can, try to get a room on one of the top floors, we had an amazing view of the city!

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Juli C, Director of Rooms at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear Lizzelll, Thank you for your recent review! We appreciate all reviews, with every review we get better for each and every guest. We are glad that you enjoyed our rooms and location. We are so blessed to have such and amazing location with spectacular views. We hope to have you stay with us again in the future. Please feel...

Reno
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My fiancee and I needed a restful night's sleep after a long day's drive cross-country. We were very happy with the accommodations and service. Thank you, Wyndham!!

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Karen G, Owner Care at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Hello Eric, Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We're glad that you were able to enjoy your unit and get a good night's sleep. Please drive safely on the rest of your cross country trip! We hope you come back to visit us soon. Warm regards,

Kitty Hawk
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a spectacular view from the 17th floor – River views and was convenient to the Riverwalk where you could walk all the way down to McCormick Place if you chose to and within easy walking distance to Navy pier. Close to most restaurants too. Bed was super comfy Ann room was large enough where you could hang out...

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Karen G, Owner Care at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Hello Ken and Jackie, Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We're very happy that you enjoyed the views from our 17th floor, and that you were able to enjoy the River Walk. We hope you come back to visit us soon. Warm regards,

Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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Chicago, Illinois
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I thought the Wyndham was a decent place to stay, but I don't know that I would go back again. They have a great location on the river and most of the staff that I encountered was very friendly. We booked 2 nights to spend Thanksgiving in the city. We used hot deals from Hotwire to book, and got a...

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Dear einmQ5423HY, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront and we really appreciate your feedback. We are addressing all the areas of opportunities you have mentioned with the corresponding department managers to improve our service and quality of product. It does concern me your overall experience and I will like to speak with...

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The Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront boasts an unrivaled location in the heart of the city--where the Chicago River and North Michigan Avenue meet. Freshly renovated, the hotel updated guest rooms, 24-hour complimentary fitness and business centers, and Hoyt's Chicago-an in-house restaurant located on the lobby level of the hotel. This all-day dining venue features culinary delights inspired by Midwestern tastes and locally grown produce. Whether you're visiting Chicago for business or leisure purposes, you'll find yourself within minutes of your destination--the Loop, Michigan Avenue, Millennium Park, Navy Pier, the River North District and more. ... more   less 

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Address: 71 East Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601-3755
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Price Range: $157 - $435 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront 4*
Number of rooms: 334
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Also Known As:
71 Hotel Chicago
Hotel 71 Chicago
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#38 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
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#66 Business Hotel in Chicago
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“As with any hotel, try not to get your room next to the elevator. People getting off can be very loud if it's late.”
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