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Overview of Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront

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4.3/5 Excellent
8,873 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

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Popular LocationChicago Theatre4 min walk
Popular LocationChicago Riverwalk5 min walk
Popular LocationHouse of Blues Chicago6 min walk
AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)36 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, City View

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, City View

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    • Sleeps 4
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, River View

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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, River View

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  • Room, 1 King Bed, City View (Preferred)

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  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, City View (Preferred)

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  • Room, 1 King Bed, River View (Preferred)

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  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, River View (Preferred)

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  • Junior Suite

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  • Executive Suite

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  • Deluxe Suite

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  • Premier Suite

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  • Room, 1 King Bed (Columbus Residences)

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  • Room, 1 King Bed (LaSalle Residences)

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  • Room, 1 King Bed (State Residences)

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About this area

Chicago

Located on a river, Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront is in Chicago's The Loop neighbourhood, an area with good shopping. Chicago Theatre and Field Museum of Natural History are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Chicago Riverwalk and John Hancock Center. Navy Pier and John G. Shedd Aquarium are not to be missed. Break out the clubs and hit the links on a nearby golf course, or seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

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What's nearby

  • Chicago Theatre - 4 min walk
  • Chicago Riverwalk - 5 min walk
  • House of Blues Chicago - 6 min walk
  • Millennium Park - 9 min walk
  • Merchandise Mart - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • State Station - 4 min walk
  • Millennium Station - 6 min walk
  • Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 36 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Hoyts – Al fresco dining restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.

About this property

Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront

Romantic Chicago hotel in The Loop, walk to Chicago Theatre
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business centre, valet parking and concierge services. All 334 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, plasma TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like fridges and coffee makers.
Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront offers 334 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and a safe. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters. 37-inch Plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

Valet parking: USD 67.00 per day
Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–11 AM: USD 16-20 for adults and USD 16-20 for children
1 restaurant
1 bar
Room service available

Things to do

24-hour fitness centre

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Free cots/infant beds
Laundry facilities
Fridge
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Ballroom
Banquet hall
Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English
Spanish

Business services

24-hour business centre
Computer station
Meeting rooms
Conference space (16000 square feet)

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Down comforter
Free cots/infant beds
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Linens
Pillow-top mattress
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Eco-friendly toiletries
Hairdryer
Shower

Entertainment

37-inch plasma TV
iPod dock
Premium channels
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Fridge

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free local calls
Individually furnished
Iron/ironing board
Phone
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay
2 per room (up to 50 lb/23 kg)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

American Express
Diners Club
Discover
JCB International
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 16 and USD 20 for adults, and USD 16 and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 67.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property charges payment for the 1st night's rate and taxes at 6 PM on the day of arrival for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. Declined credit cards may result in a cancelled reservation.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront and receive a full refund?
Yes, Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront?
As of 3 Jun,2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront on 1 Jul,2020 start from SG$91, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours over a 30-day period. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this property pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows pets (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 23 kg per pet. There's a fee of USD 100 per pet, per stay.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Valet parking is available for USD 67.00 per day.
What time is check-in at Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront?
Check-in is from 3 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Royal Sonesta Chicago Riverfront?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is this property located?
Located in The Loop, this romantic hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Michigan Avenue and Chicago Theatre. Chicago Riverwalk and Grant Park are also within 10 minutes. State Station and Randolph-Wabash Station are within a 5-minute walk.

Guest reviews

4.3
Excellent
5 - Excellent
4,739
4 - Good
3,003
3 - Okay
704
2 - Mediocre
300
1 - Poor
127
4.5
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.1
Amenities
4.2
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 7 nights in Aug 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Everything was perfect! The staff is amazing. Stay in the Riverview rooms

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    3/5

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

      4/5 Good

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

      There was a lot of miscommunication between the staff.

      Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

      Great location and big rooms. We were updated to river view and the view is breathtaking. Will stay here again.

      Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020