Elegant riverside hotel 3 blocks from Chicago's Loop

Close to the Loop

This 20-story Westin hotel overlooking the Chicago River is 3 blocks from Chicago's Loop business and theater districts, 4 blocks from Magnificent Mile shopping, and 1 mile from Soldier Field.

Dining options

An American restaurant specializes in fire-roasted entrées, and a spacious lounge includes a sushi bar; a health club offers saunas, massage therapy, and personal training.

Heavenly Beds, Baths

Renovated in 2015, all 429 guestrooms at this Chicago Westin have Heavenly Beds with pillowtop mattresses and down comforters, Heavenly Baths with plush robes and massaging showerheads, and high-speed Internet access.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Ember Grille features river views and fire-roasted specialties, and a sushi bar in the Hana Lounge serves Japanese fare for lunch and dinner. Guests can work out in the Westin hotel's extensive health club (surcharge; limited hours), featuring floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the city. Amenities include saunas, complimentary chair massages and personal training, and cardio machines equipped with TV screens. Guests can also visit a partner hotel five blocks away for complimentary access to an indoor pool.

A business center provides printing, faxing, copying, and high-speed Internet access; fees apply. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the hotel lobby.

  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Sauna
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Health club
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Express check-in
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 429
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Number of floors - 20
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Wedding services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built 1987
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Free WiFi
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator (on request)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 USD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Video-game console
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Air conditioning
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room massage available
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Down comforter
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Climate control
  • Free newspaper
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Where to Eat

Ember Grille - With views of the Chicago River and adjacent garden, this American restaurant has an eclectic menu of fire-roasted entrées, signature flat breads, and an innovative wine list. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Hana Lounge - Beer, wine, and cocktails are served from early afternoon until late night in this spacious lounge.

Kamehachi Sushi Bar - Offers a variety of Japanese delicacies for lunch and dinner.

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Nearby Things to Do

Located on the mezzanine level, the Westin hotel's health club (surcharge) has free weights, exercise balls, and 21 cardiovascular machines, including recumbent bikes, stair steppers, treadmills, elliptical machines, and universal exercise machines. Personal training and massage therapy are available (surcharge). Men's and women's locker rooms include saunas. Guests also receive complimentary access to the indoor pool at a partner hotel five blocks away.

Lake Michigan is a half-mile away, with a 20-mile-long lakefront path for walking, running, biking, or skating. Bicycles and in-line skates are available for rental at several beachfront locations. Five miles from the hotel, the Sydney R. Marovitz golf course offers a challenging and scenic nine-hole course along Lake Michigan.

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

  • Golfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

Pets allowed

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.

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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 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 69.00 per day (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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