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Standard Room, River View

One King Bed or Two Queen Beds
31 square meters • Max Occupancy: 4 adults
$299 $299
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Club Room

One King Bed or Two Queen Beds
46 square meters • Max Occupancy: 4 adults
$329 $329
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Deluxe Room

One King Bed or Two Queen Beds
31 square meters • Max Occupancy: 4 adults
X $279
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Elegant downtown Chicago hotel 3 blocks from Michigan Avenue

With a stay at Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Chicago, steps from Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Chicago Theater.

This family-friendly hotel is close to Millennium Park and Art Institute of Chicago.

Make yourself at home in one of the 553 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Premium TV channels and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, and hair dryers.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an indoor pool and a fitness center. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services.

Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and audiovisual equipment. Planning an event in Chicago? This hotel has 34,867 square feet (3239 square meters) of space consisting of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. Parking (subject to charges) is available onsite, and additional parking (subject to charges) can be found nearby.


General

Located across from the Chicago River, the 27-story Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel enjoys a prime location three blocks from Michigan Avenue and the Magnificent Mile. A Chicago "L" station behind the hotel provides easy access to numerous destinations. Self parking and valet parking are available on site for a surcharge. Off-site parking is also available (surcharge).

An on-site health club offers a sky-lit indoor lap pool and 24-hour fitness center. Also located on site is the Renaissance Rejuvenation Center, featuring top-notch spa services, massages, and treatments for a surcharge. Advanced reservation is required for massages and spa treatments.

Onsite dining options include the Great Street Restaurant and Bar with river views, a lobby lounge with piano entertainment on selected evenings, a café serving Starbucks coffee and light fare and room service (limited hours).

Meeting space includes 17 meeting rooms with a total of 34,867 square feet of flexible space, including a Grand Ballroom. An on-site FedEx Kinko's business center provides a wealth of services such as copying, faxes, messengers and notary public. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • ATM/banking
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Year Built 1869
  • Number of floors - 27
  • Banquet facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beauty services
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Concierge desk
  • Multiple large conference rooms
  • Fitness facilities
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Full-service health spa
  • Event catering
  • Exhibit space
  • Express check-out
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Multiple small meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Total number of rooms - 553
  • Parking nearby
  • Parking nearby (surcharge)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Meeting facilities size (meters) - 3239
  • Number of meeting/conference rooms - 17
  • Meeting facilities size (feet) - 34,867
  • Security guard
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa services on site
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tour assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Parking (surcharge)
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge), Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi


Parking

Parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), Parking nearby, Parking nearby (surcharge)


Room Amenities
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Bathrobes
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • HBO
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Climate control
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary weekday newspaper
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room massage available
  • Flat-panel TV
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Minibar
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channels
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Video-game console
  • Connecting / adjoining rooms available
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
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Dining

Great Street Restaurant and Bar – A casual yet sophisticated restaurant overlooking the Chicago River, the Great Street Restaurant and Bar features American cuisine including menu items such as steaks, chops, Lobster Pot Pie, and Seafood Mixed Grill with an extensive wine list. Desserts include Triple Chocolate Bread Pudding and Caramel Crunch Cheesecake. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Bar Novo - Bar Novo showcases downtown Chicago with its floor-to-ceiling windows. Serves mouth-watering appetizers, specialty drinks, and cocktails in a warm, mesmerizing atmosphere. Open mid-afternoon to late evening.

Aroma Café – Serves Starbucks coffee, Krispy Kreme donuts, sandwiches, salads and soft drinks. Open early morning to mid-evening.

Room service - Available 24 hours.

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Recreation

The hotel's fitness club includes an indoor lap pool, sauna, and 24-hour fitness center with treadmills, elliptical trainers, stationary bikes, and stair machines.

Daley Bicentennial Plaza, a half-mile away, offers nine lighted tennis courts (surcharge), with equipment available for rent. Harbourside International, 15 miles from the hotel, has an 18-hole, par 72 golf course, a driving range, and a clubhouse. A 20-mile bike path along Lake Michigan extends from Lincoln Park, two miles from the hotel, to Jackson Park, south of downtown. Lake Michigan offers numerous seasonal recreational opportunities, including boating, sailing, water skiing, and canoeing.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Golf - miniature nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Ice skating nearby
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Boating nearby
  • Dock nearby
  • Rowing or canoeing nearby
  • Aerobics nearby
  • Tennis nearby
  • Racquetball/squash nearby
  • Running track/path nearby
  • Basketball nearby
  • Volleyball nearby
  • Pilates classes/instruction nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction nearby
  • Sports center nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Horse riding/rental nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours nearby
  • Bird watching nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Playground nearby
  • Bowling alley nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Swimming on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Boat cruises nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
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Spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Facial treatments

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • In-room accessibility


Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out

Check-out time is noon


Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa


General

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

Only service dogs are allowed

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Fees
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Additional Details

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel 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.


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