Welcome to downtown Chicago's only Best Western to offer an indoor pool, fitness room, sundeck, full service restaurant and a premier location in the heart of downtown Chicago.
Our spacious king guest rooms feature free wifi, in room coffee and a king size bed. On demand movies are available for a fee.
Safety is our top concern. You'll notice social distancing protocols in place when you arrive and enhanced cleaning and sanitation through out the hotel.
Our rooftop sundeck is adjacent to the indoor pool. Enjoy sweeping city views while enjoying some sun or the evening stars. Room Service delivers to the pool and sundeck for outdoor dining.
Our on site restaurant, Pizzeria Ora, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Specializing in Chicago style deep dish and thin crust pizza, Pizzeria Ora is Chicago's best kept secret!
Located in our pool area, is our newly updated fitness room providing cardio machines along with free weights. Open 6AM-10PM daily. Water and towels are provided.
Located in the heart of downtown Chicago within walking distance to Michigan Ave, Navy Pier, shopping, dining and Millennium Park.
As part of our "We Care Clean" program our team disinfects and sanitizes with special attention to high touch points.
For those looking for additional sleeping arrangements, you'll enjoy our double bedded guest room.
Pizzeria Ora's Lounge is a full service bar featuring local craft beers and signature cocktails.
As part of our "We Care Clean" program, all decorative and non-essential items have been removed from guest rooms, for your safety.
Guest and employee safety is our top concern. When you visit you notice signage and policies in place for your safety.
Lounge in plush recliners or hang out with friends on our rooftop sundeck. Room Service delivers to the pool and sundeck area. Open 6A - 10P
As part of our "We Care Clean" program, non essential items such as decorative pillows and bed scarves have been removed for guest safety.
As part of our "We Care Clean" program, decorative items such as bed scarves and decorative pillows have been removed for your safety.
Printing a boarding pass or staying connected through email is a breeze when you take advantage of our complimentary business center.
To keep employees and our guests safe, we've added additional safety measures such as key drop boxes.
Located steps from Chicago's top attractions our hotel features an indoor pool, fitness room, spectacular sundeck, onsite parking, restaurant, lounge, room service along with free wireless internet. We are Chicago's best lodging value
You'll find all the comforts of home in our well appointed guest rooms.
King Bed Guest Room
Enjoy a good night's rest on our comfy double beds.
Two Double Bed Guest Room
Two Double Bed Guest Room
Two Double Bed Guest Room
Two double beds newly remodeled guest room has limited availability.
Our rooftop terrace offers areas with comfy loungers to sit back and relax or tables for dining, playing a game of chatting with friends.
Our refreshing indoor pool is located on the top level of the hotel and is open from 6 AM - 10 PM. Pool towels are provided.
Our one bedroom suite offers a completely separate living room providing additional space to work or enjoy with family and friends.
Studio style suite with two double beds. Small living area for additional space in room. Sofa is a sleeper.
Studio style suite with two double beds. Small living area with sleeper. No separation between living and sleeping areas.
Studio style suite with one king bed. Large living area with sofa sleeper. No separation between living and sleeping areas.
One king bed in bedroom area of suite. Living are is separated by a door from bedroom.
Enjoy a good night's rest on our comfy king beds. All beds feature four pillows.
As part of our "We Care Clean" program, non essential items have been removed from rooms for your safety.
In room amenities include a hair dryer, iron and ironing board.
In addition to regular sanitation and disinfection of the area, our fitness room includes hand sanitizer stations to ensure our guests safety.
Good for guests and the environment, guest room amenity dispensers.
Accessible room bath with roll in shower. Some accessible rooms have tubs.
Accessible guestroom bath with roll in shower. Some accessible bathrooms have tubs.
Experience our newly renovated hotel in downtown Chicago that offers on-site parking ($25 fee per day) and an indoor pool. Walk to Michigan Avenue, the free Navy Pier trolley or Millennium Park. Chicago's museum campus is just a short ride away, home to the Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum and Adler Planetarium. We make visiting Chicago easy. Discount tickets to Shedd Aquarium and the Field Museum are available at the hotel front desk.
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Our convenient downtown Chicago location gives you easy access to I94 and all public transportation is within walking distance. And what visit to Chicago is complete without a ball game? Whether its baseball, basketball or football, this Chicago Best Western is within five miles of Wrigley Field, Soldier Field, The United Center and US Cellular Field.
Business travelers appreciate that this Chicago hotel is conveniently located near educational, medial and machinery businesses, the Chicago Financial District, and the Chicago Loop Business District. Chicago O'Hare International Airport is just 12 miles away from this Chicago hotel.
The Best Western River North Hotel is known for its great service, friendly staff, cleanliness and amenities that make guests feel at home. Our nicely appointed, contemporary rooms and suites offer cable TV with HBO®, high-speed wireless internet, room service, a single serve coffee maker and much more. After a busy day in the bustling city, guests at this Chicago hotel can enjoy a deep-dish pizza at our on-site restaurant, take a dip in our indoor pool, or relax on the sun deck and take in the marvelous city views.
2020 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence recipient.
Pool closed for annual maintenance March 14-25, 2021.
Sunbathing - Sundeck, with un-matched skyline view
Exercise facility, open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Breakfast available, Nominal fee may apply.
Multilingual staff, English and Spanish
24-hour front desk
Poolside services, dining is available through room service
Business center, PC and printer available, Internet connectivity
Weight lifting equipment
Safe deposit box In-room safes.
Cable or satellite television
Parking for the physically challenged, $25 daily fee
Outdoor parking, $25 daily Fee
Paid parking, 25.00 USD, daily fee, one car per room allowed. Parking is self-park unless high demand causes a need for valet parking.
Complimentary coffee in lobby
Complimentary newspaper in lobby
Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Accessible Exterior Routes, Building Entrances and Public Spaces
Sidewalks and walkways
Entrance doors that accommodate a wheelchair
Lobby check-in counter
Accessible Public/Common Use Restrooms
Accessible public restroom, with adequate entry and interior space
Accessible toilet stall
Accessible toilet seat
Accessible horizontal grab bar by the toilet
Accessible sink, including accessible height, knee space and levers
Accessible Public Space Food Service Areas
Accessible tables and counters
Accessible routes to accessible tables and counters
Accessible Rooms: Bathrooms
Bathroom doors allow at least 32" of clear passage width and accessible approach clearance
Accessible bathroom door hardware and faucet controls
Clear floor space in accessible guestroom bathroom such that wheelchairs can turn
Accessible toilet (height of 17” to 19” above floor) and accessible grab bars
Accessible wash basin no more than 34" high with at least 29" high clearance under the front edge with accessible knee clearance. Plumbing is insulated and/or installed to avoid contact.
Accessible bathroom towel racks and lowered vanity mirror
Accessible Rooms: Roll-in shower
Horizontal grab bar on the wall alongside the shower seat
Horizontal grab bar on the wall opposite the seat
Roll-in shower is free of doors that would impede wheelchair transfer onto the seat
Water controls are positioned on the wall such that they are operable from the shower seat or wheelchair
Roll-in shower has an adjustable height shower wand with at least a 60" long hose
Additional Accessibility Information
The hotel can be contacted directly by customers regarding additional information relating to its accessibility features at the following telephone number: (312) 467-0800
Cable satellite television with HBO®
AM/FM alarm clock
Iron, ironing board
Free local calls under 30 minutes
VIP rooms and services available
Room service from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Microwave available, are provided to guests based on availability at check in. Guests pay $10.00 plus tax for each night used.
Refrigerator available, suites contain refrigerators. Refrigerators for standard rooms are provided based on availability for $10.00 plus tax for each night used.
High-speed Internet access
Sofabed available, suites are furnished with a pull-out sleeper sofa (full-sized)
Accessible Parking and Loading Zones
Comfortable, king size luxury awaits you in our standard king rooms. All of our rooms have a four pillow standard, in room coffee brewer, and contemporary bath design.
Each of our double rooms feature two double size beds and can accommodate up to four people comfortably.
We offer several different suite arrangements. All of our suites offer a living room setting and a bedroom area.
We offer several different suite arrangements. All of our suites offer a living room setting with a queen-size sofa sleeper and a bedroom area. Some suites are one large room while others have a separate living area and separate bedroom.
Accessible Interior Routes
Hallways and corridors to all facilities and guest amenities
Doors to all interior routes
There are no protruding objects in interior hallways, stairways or other pedestrian routes that impede individuals with disabilities
Passenger elevator with accessible buttons and Braille characters
Interior Signs and Warning Features
Signs are properly mounted throughout the facility on correct walls with Braille and raised letters
Audible and visual fire alarm system located in public spaces and accessible guest rooms
Entry doors to accessible guestrooms and other interior allow at least 32" of clear passage width that provide at least 18" of clear floor space on the latch side
Accessible door hardware
Security latch or bolt on the hall door mounted no higher than 48" above the floor
Space at the foot of each bed that is at least 36" wide
Guestrooms with one bed include at least a 36" wide route on each side
Guestrooms with two beds next to one another include a minimum of 36" between the two beds
Accessible desk height and clearance
Accessible clothes closets
Accessible Rooms: Bathtubs
Transfer tub seat available
Adjustable height hand-held shower wand with at least a 60" long hose
Horizontal grab bar at the foot of the tub (by the controls) that is at least 24" long
Horizontal grab bar at the head of the tub that is at least 12" long
Accessible hearing-impaired guest rooms that include the following:
Television closed captioning
Visual fire alarm system
Visual smoke alarm device
1 mile(s) from IBM
1 mile(s) from Stock Exchange
5 block(s) from Michigan Avenue Shopping, the famed Magnificent Mile
1.25 mile(s) from Millennium Park, Home of the infamous "bean" and Maggie Daley park.
10 block(s) from Water Tower Place, multi-level shopping
1.40 mile(s) from Navy Pier, dining, entertainment, shopping, tours and boat rides all on one multi-attraction lakefront pier.
1 mile(s) from WillisTower
1.50 mile(s) from Adler Planetarium
1.50 mile(s) from Field Museum of Natural H, Field Museum of Natural History
2 mile(s) from John G. Shedd Aquarium
6 mile(s) from Museum of Science and Ind
2 mile(s) from The United Center, home of the Chicago Bulls and Blackhawks
2 mile(s) from McCormick Place Conventio
2 mile(s) from Solider Field, home of the Chicago Bears
5 mile(s) from Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs
5 mile(s) from US Cellular Field, home of the Chicago White Sox
1.5 mile(s) from Lincoln Park Zoo
Pizzeria Ora, on premises, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Full service restaurant and bar specializing in Chicago style pizza. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Across the street from Hard Rock Cafe, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, You won't have to walk far to check out the great rock and roll memorabilia.
0.20 mile(s) from House of Blues, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, now opened in Chicago. This great Blues Club owned by Belushi and Ackroyd
0.10 mile(s) from The Cheesecake Factory, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
0.5 mile(s) from The Magnificent Mile, of North Michigan Avenue.
0.5 mile(s) from State Street
0.2 mile(s) from gallery/antique area
0.02 mile(s) from CTA Public Bus Transporation, one mile from Greyhound. Chicago has bus, subway and taxi service all within steps from River North Hotel
1.00 mile(s) from Union Station, in the Amtrak Station. City subway lines are three blocks from the hotel.
12.00 mile(s) from Chicago O'Hare International Airport
17.00 mile(s) from Midway Airport, a shuttle service is available from Midway Airport, Airport Express. Cost is approximately $30 per person. This is not a hotel-owned shuttle. GoAirport Express.