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Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront

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Reviewed 25 February 2016

We stayed downtown on a Friday night when we were in town for the Dropkick Murphys show, and the Wyndham Grand was on point. The suite we were in was great and clean. The decorations were very modern and attractive. We asked for a higher floor and they upgraded us into a riverside view that was GORGEOUS! The only issues...

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

Dear Todd P, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront. Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, I will share it with the entire team. We are definitely very fortunate to have a gorgeous view of the river. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we expect...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 23 February 2016

My finance and I stayed at the hotel for a weekend. We were greeted by Anthony Visone who asked what brought us to the city. We were there to check out wedding venues. This hotel was not on a radar but he set us up for a last minute meeting with Kelly Debaez, the coordinator who got us in right...

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Dear 218brittnis, We are thrilled you are going to celebrate your wedding here with us at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront! The spectacular views from our penthouse will make for a great backdrop to your big day. I’m glad you were able to experience the 5-star customer service we pride ourselves on and that Kelly and Anthony were able to...

Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 22 February 2016

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Wyndham on the Riverfront is a great place to stay. The Presidential suite was fantastic! Great views of the river and city. Walking distance to Magnificent Mile shops, incredible restaurants, museums, and other activities. The attention from the staff, (particularly Mark) in making our stay pleasant, was exceptional. He made great suggestions and recommendations and made sure we knew how...

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Dear Elle440, Thank you for choosing the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront for your recent trip to Chicago! I am so delighted to hear that we could make your stay fantastic. We are extremely lucky to be located in the heart of the city to offer amazing views from our presidential suite. I do hope that you had the opportunity to...

Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

We at stayed in one of the timeshares (presidential suite) on the 22nd floor. The suite was gorgeous! The views were wonderful as well. The bathroom was like a spa & huge. We would definitely stay again. The Bell/Door staff were so helpful & pleasant. Mark Zematis was very friendly & always took the time to chat with us &...

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Dear mkllp, Thank you for taking the time to give us some wonderful feedback form your recent stay with us. I am glad that you enjoyed your clean and spacious room accommodations and the bathroom was more than accommodating from what it sounds like. I am glad that our staff, specifically the door/ bell, were helpful as well. We are...

State of Bremen, Germany
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I stayed at the Wyndham for Business Trip and made the choice due to its location. The rooms were great and the service exceptional. I enjoyed just venturing out, walking along the river. Everything I needed was in walking distance

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Dear Stef2230, Thank you for choosing the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront Hotel. I am glad that we were able to accommodate you during your business trip to Chicago! I am so glad that you enjoyed your spacious and clean room. We are very lucky to be located in the heart of downtown, which allows for easy access to everything. I...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 February 2016

I booked a king room with river view: Welcoming of staff: below average and they barely smile at guests (front desk). Room: awful: bathroom door wood was chopped and broken from thr bottom. Bathtub white paint around the drain was chopped and you could feel the bumps standing up. Room door lets light through its frame. TV picture quality is...

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Dear znagis86, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront and thank you for taking the time to give us all your feedback. Please accept our apologies, we are addressing all the areas you pin pointed with the corresponding department to ensure it's up to our quality standards. We are very lucky to have...

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Reviewed 21 February 2016

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Reviewed 21 February 2016

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Reviewed 21 February 2016

My boyfriend and I chose this hotel stay for Valentines Day and it was everything we needed to get the romance going. We got the drive in package, which included a 1 night stay, parking, and breakfast for 2 at the Hoyt's restaurant inside the hotel. Everything was great. The room was comfy, the bathroom was very elegant, and the...

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Dear 980latashaw, Thank you for your fantastic 5-star review! I’m glad to hear you had a great experience at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront and choose to spend Valentine’s Day with us. The drive in package is new to our property and has been a big hit. It is wonderful that you were able to enjoy our spacious rooms and...

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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
Hotel Style:
#20 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#28 Green Hotel in Chicago
#29 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#37 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#38 Family Hotel in Chicago
#66 Business Hotel in Chicago
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“Ask for river view!”
 of 5 bubbles 914ej, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“view is essential”
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“Great views. Stay away from elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles 784carolynh, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Trump sign across the way kinda ruins the lakefront view”
 of 5 bubbles peterkD3700YK, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“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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