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    Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel

    221 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601-7801
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    • Excellent76%
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    “outdoor pool” (127 reviews)
    “millennium park” (293 reviews)
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    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    After 2 days on a train from Portland to Chicago, the Radisson was just what we needed. Luxury and comfort in the spacious rooms. Extremely comfortable and capacious bed. Great bathroom with a bath you could swim in! Staff are friendly and professional. Overall great...More

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    Response from Robert S, General Manager at Radisson Blu Aqua HotelResponded 16 January 2017

    Olwyn B - I'm so happy to see that you were able to enjoy your stay after your long travels. We appreciate you choosing the Blu and hope you'll be staying with us again during your next visit! Robert Shelley General Manager

    Reviewed 14 January 2017

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    Reviewed 14 January 2017

    I really liked the hotel, the friendly staff and overall great experience. Even though we had to change room the overall experience of the hotel and staff was excellent. The location is perfect right in the middle of the city center.

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    Response from Robert S, General Manager at Radisson Blu Aqua HotelResponded 16 January 2017

    A7283ZSma - Thank you for the review! We look forward to your next stay. Robert Shelley General Manager

    Reviewed 12 January 2017

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    Reviewed 12 January 2017

    This is a very attractive tower in downtown Chicago. It's a mixed residential/hotel building. Architects can't but wonder what the voluptuous sensuality of the building's shape means (other than the foam of waves) for the spaces inside. That's why it's a little disappointing that it...More

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    Response from Robert S, General Manager at Radisson Blu Aqua HotelResponded 13 January 2017

    Carlos R - I'm happy to see you enjoyed your stay and the nearby attractions. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, your feedback is appreciated. Robert Shelley General Manager

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    Jane M
    19 September 2017|
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    Response from SWFL19 | Reviewed this property |
    YES AMAZING view.. great balcony but, not all rooms.. so tip the check in or ? pay ahead
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    11 September 2017|
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    Response from Matt M | Reviewed this property |
    No ! I have booked with both 3rd party vendors and directly through the website ! I got a better room when I booked through a vendor site ! It depends on the availability when you check in and what type of room you booked... More
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    14 July 2017|
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