Room type

Room, River View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Junior Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Club Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Deluxe Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Get an overview of this hotelElegant downtown Chicago hotel 3 blocks from Michigan Avenue

Near Michigan Avenue

This downtown Chicago high rise enjoys a prime location 3 blocks from Michigan Avenue shopping and within 1 mile of Willis Tower, John Hancock Center, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Wi-Fi, indoor pool

The fitness club features a skylit lap pool and a limited spa menu. A full-service business center is on site, and WiFi is available in the hotel's public areas.

Pillowtop mattresses

Overlooking the city or river, the spacious guestrooms feature signature bedding with pillowtop mattresses and luxury linens. Bathrooms offer plush robes and all-natural Lather toiletries.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located across from the Chicago River, the 27-story Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel enjoys a prime location 3 blocks from Michigan Avenue and the Magnificent Mile. A Chicago "L" station behind the hotel provides easy access to numerous destinations. Valet parking is available for a surcharge.

An on-site health club offers a sky-lit indoor lap pool and 24-hour fitness center. Limited spa services are available.

On-site dining options include the Great Street Restaurant and Bar with river views, Staytion Market & Bar serving illy coffee and light fare, and room service (limited hours).

Meeting space includes 21 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. WiFi is available in public areas.

  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Spa services on site
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 34,867
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3
  • Number of meeting rooms - 21
  • Meeting rooms 21
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check-out
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Porter/bellhop
  • ATM/banking
  • Elevator/lift
  • Luggage storage
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of floors - 27
  • Total number of rooms - 560
  • Year Built 1991
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 USD per day ), Wired internet access ( 14.95 USD per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 USD per night )

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Minibar
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Cable TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Premium bedding
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Video-game console
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room massage available
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Free toiletries
  • Phone
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Private bathroom
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
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Where to Eat

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.

Staytion Market & Bar - Staytion Market & Bar features mouth-watering Chicago street food with a twist, hand crafted cocktails, illy coffee, and house made pastries in a warm, mesmerizing atmosphere.

Room service - Available 24 hours.

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Nearby Things to Do

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.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
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Accessibility

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

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

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

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 14.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 65 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 65 per night (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

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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