Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown

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162, East Ontario Street, Chicago, United States, 60611  show map
 2 stars
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Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Exercise gym

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The 2-star Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown enjoys beautiful setting overlooking Lake Michigan and Lincoln Park. The comfortable hotel was built in 1920 and refurbished in 2012.

A short walk will take you to The Loop, Willis Tower and Lincoln Park Zoo in 20 minutes. The property is set a 20-minute stroll from Chicago center.

This hotel is placed in Gold Coast district, known for the tower and museums.

Midway airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown.

Rooms

Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown comes with high-speed internet, individual climate control, a trouser press, an in-room safe and a heating system in all rooms. The non-smoking rooms feature the city view. Room facilities include coffee/tea makers, a microwave and a fridge as well as hypo-allergenic pillows and luxury linens.

Eat & Drink

Guests can enjoy fine flavors of American meals at the casual restaurant.

Services

Cars are available for rent on site.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include cribs and video games. The hotel offers a gym and fitness center to ensure guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 48 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   15.  Number of rooms:   195.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Video games

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown Chicago location
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Hotel Address:

162, East Ontario Street, Chicago, United States, 60611

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City Center
  • Chicago
    1.8 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Millenium Station
    1.1 km
  • Van Buren Street Station
    1.9 km
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    2.2 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Grand Lux Cafe (cuisine: International, Eclectic)
    120 m
  • Coco Pazzo Cafe (cuisine: Italian)
    20 m
Parks
  • Milton Lee Olive Park
    690 m
Beaches
  • Ohio Street Beach
    830 m
  • Oak Street Beach
    1.1 km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    15
  • Number of rooms:
    195

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double beds or King-size bed or Queen-size bed
Size: 13 m²
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  • Air conditioning
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    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 33 m²
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      Featuring a separating living room with a sofa bed, this one-bedroom suite also offers a microwave and refrigerator.

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          Bed type: King-size bed
          Size: 22 m²
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            Bed type: King-size bed
            Size: 22 m²
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            Superior Suite One King Bed Non-Smoking

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              Superior Two Room Suite
              Bed type: King-size bed
              Size: 22 m²
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                Deluxe Room
                Bed type: Double beds or 2 Single beds
                Size: 22 m²
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                  Bed type: Queen-size bed
                  Size: 17 m²
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                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown Chicago location
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                    Hotel Address:

                    162, East Ontario Street, Chicago, United States, 60611

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Chicago
                      1.8 km
                    Airports
                    Train Stations
                    • Millenium Station
                      1.1 km
                    • Van Buren Street Station
                      1.9 km
                    Underground stations
                    • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                      2.2 km
                    • Bus stop
                      100 m
                    Restaurants
                    • Grand Lux Cafe (cuisine: International, Eclectic)
                      120 m
                    • Coco Pazzo Cafe (cuisine: Italian)
                      20 m
                    Parks
                    • Milton Lee Olive Park
                      690 m
                    Beaches
                    • Ohio Street Beach
                      830 m
                    • Oak Street Beach
                      1.1 km
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  11 am
                    • Year renovated:
                      2012
                    • Number of floors:
                      15
                    • Number of rooms:
                      195

                    Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown Location

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                    What's nearby

                    Places of interest

                    • Time Life Building - 300 m
                    • Chicago Tribune Tower - 300 m

                    Shopping areas

                    Monuments and Landmarks

                    Museums

                    • Arts Club of Chicago - 100 m
                    • Terra Museum of American Art - 100 m
                    • Museum of Contemporary Art - 300 m
                    • City Gallery in the Historic Water Tower - 400 m

                    Universities, Institutes

                    • American College of Surgeons - 100 m
                    • Real Estate Education CO - 200 m
                    • Northwestern Medical Faculty - 300 m
                    • Vip Schools Inc - 400 m
                    • Northwestern University - 400 m

                    Business areas

                    Medical care and Hospitals

                    Casinos

                    • Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino - 100 m

                    Public parking

                    Local attractions

                    • Financial District - 1.5 km
                      Chicago, IL
                    • Charnley-Persky House - 1.6 km
                      1365 North Astor Street, Chicago
                    • Grant Park - 1.8 km
                      500 South Columbus Drive, Chicago
                    • North Avenue Beach - 1.6 km
                      1600 N. Lake Shore Dr, Chicago
                    • Lyric Opera of Chicago - 1.7 km
                      Chicago, IL

                    Near the hotel

                    • The Magnificent Mile - 210 m
                      N Michigan Ave, Chicago
                    • St. James Cathedral - 300 m
                      65 East Huron Street, Chicago
                    • Tribune Tower - 380 m
                      435 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago
                    • Museum of Contemporary Art - 410 m
                      220 East Chicago Ave., Chicago
                    • Richard H. Driehaus Museum - 310 m
                      40 E. Erie St., Chicago
                    • John Hancock Center / Observatory - 560 m
                      875 N Michigan Ave, Chicago
                    • McCormick Freedom Project - 380 m
                      435 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago

                    Restaurants nearby

                    • Grand Lux Cafe - 120 m

                      Address: 600 N Michigan Ave
                      Phone: 312-276-2500

                      79% likes this, based on 992 reviews
                      Cuisine: International, Eclectic
                      Price Range: CAD 27 - CAD 39

                    • Garrett Popcorn Shops - 70 m

                      Address: 625 N Michigan Ave
                      Phone: 312-944-2630

                      73% likes this, based on 478 reviews
                      Cuisine: American

                    • The Capital Grille - 70 m

                      Address: 633 N Saint Clair St
                      Phone: 312-337-9400

                      74% likes this, based on 313 reviews
                      Cuisine: American
                      Price Range: CAD 82 - CAD 108

                    • Coco Pazzo Cafe - 20 m

                      Address: 636 N Saint Clair St
                      Phone: 312-664-2777

                      73% likes this, based on 129 reviews
                      Cuisine: Italian
                      Price Range: CAD 27 - CAD 54

                    • Starbucks Courtyard - 30 m

                      Address: 165 E Ontario
                      Phone: 3126602441

                      81% likes this, based on 11 reviews

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  11 am
                    • Year renovated:
                      2012
                    • Number of floors:
                      15
                    • Number of rooms:
                      195
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                    Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown

                    Average guest rating

                    6.6out of 10
                    Good
                    Based on 428 reviews

                    Guest reviews

                    • Couple
                      5.0

                      The comfy chair in the room had a big hole in it.

                    • Group of friends
                      4.6

                      the location near Mich Ave and the river areas was excellent.

                      small rooms, no free breakfast, uncomfortable beds, not enough elevators, automatic safe charge on bill when we don't use the safe, no hot tub/ pool, tiny busy waiting area, no room to spread out in the room/ no desk/ table ect

                    • Group of friends
                      5.4

                      location was great

                      the room was not clean when I moved in, but my complaint wasn't taken seriously and nothing was done about that.

                    • Group of friends
                      4.6

                      Room door was broken/wouldn't close we had to wait til 3 am to switch rooms, they didn't provide enough body towels, didn't get hand towels/wash cloths, room wasn't always cleaned when we returned at the end of the day, the commode in one of or rooms was broken for 3 days, sewage leak in lobby.

                    • Single
                      7.8

                      Location in expensive area makes the price/value very high. The room is spare, but thoughtfully designed so that it does the basics. Clean room, comfortable bed, decent tv with some cable channels, wi-fi is free but not very fast, bathroom small but clean, etc. It was about $300 less costly than the conference hotel I was spending my days in.

                      I didn't need to use the heating or air conditioning system, but I'm not sure it was working or how I would have made it work.

                    • Family with children
                      5.4

                      Staff were friendly and the location was pretty nice.

                      The room wass absolutely disgusting. Hair was everywhere throughout it, even on the beds. The bathrooom tub had pubic hair and phlem and it looked like puke in the tub. The sink was leaking water underneath. It was clear the floors and bathroom walls were not wiped down. The room felt very dirty. It was a great disappointment. The next room we were moved into was still somewhat dirty but didn't have the things in the tub.

                    • Family with children
                      7.0

                      It's location was close to the shopping district and Navy Pier. We walked or took the bus everywhere. It had a nice flat screen tv.

                      The bathroom is small but fuctional. Not very carefully cleaned. There was only one light blanket with the very thin spread on the beds.

                    • Couple
                      7.0

                      close to all hot spots to see in downtown chicago

                      rooms are a bit small and warm. airconditioning makes lots of noise.

                    • Older travelers
                      8.2

                      I read other reviews and decided to make my own mind up. This is really an excellent hotel in a great location. Staff are friendly and welcoming and the hotel and room was clean and tidy. To be honest I don't understand some of the criticisms; drunks in the street? It's a city centre hotel!! Hardly their fault. Small rooms? Who cares? This is a great value hotel and I recommend it for anyone who visits Chicago and wants to stay downtown.

                    • Single
                      7.8

                      The staff was very nice, rooms clean, but this is a basic no frills place, but fine for sleeping and changing when enjoying the easy access to downtown Chicago.

                    • Family with children
                      4.2

                      The location

                      The plumbing is awful too old I stayed 3 days and had all kinds of problems

                    • Single
                      9.6

                      close to a city center (shopping avenue, ...), affordable (not very expensive)

                      didn't have hot water for showering

                    • Couple
                      7.0

                      Good Quality for the price. Just out of all the commotion of the main loop, yet close to shopping like Michigan Ave. Many excellent restaurants within walking distance.

                    • Family with children
                      5.8

                      The lady at the front desk when we checked in was extremely friendly and location.

                      The rooms were filthy! We had blood stained blankets, cob webs hanging from the ceiling, the bathroom was gross and carpet was stained. Called for house keeping which never showed up, they offered us a different room which was dirty as well and a room that was smokers room. They also overcharged our credit card. I would not stay at this hotel again!!!

                    • Group of friends
                      8.8

                      Useful location, valet parking cheaper than available in the city

                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Red Roof Inn Chicago Downtown Chicago location
                    Show big map »

                    Hotel Address:

                    162, East Ontario Street, Chicago, United States, 60611

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Chicago
                      1.8 km
                    Airports
                    Train Stations
                    • Millenium Station
                      1.1 km
                    • Van Buren Street Station
                      1.9 km
                    Underground stations
                    • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
                      2.2 km
                    • Bus stop
                      100 m
                    Restaurants
                    • Grand Lux Cafe (cuisine: International, Eclectic)
                      120 m
                    • Coco Pazzo Cafe (cuisine: Italian)
                      20 m
                    Parks
                    • Milton Lee Olive Park
                      690 m
                    Beaches
                    • Ohio Street Beach
                      830 m
                    • Oak Street Beach
                      1.1 km
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  11 am
                    • Year renovated:
                      2012
                    • Number of floors:
                      15
                    • Number of rooms:
                      195