Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel

221 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601, USA

Ranking #21/40

  • Rooms From
  • Distance Center
  • Style
  • Neighborhood
  • $218
  • 0.7 mi (1.2 km)
  • Modern
  • The Loop
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Why it’s Special

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago is a chic hotel with beautiful lake views and an 80,000 square foot lifestyle garden.

Hotel Overview

Located just a short walk away from popular attractions like the Theater District and Millennium Park, Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago is the first of its kind to be opened in the U.S. The sophisticated architecture of the hotel features an undulating white and sapphire facade designed by Studio Gang Architects’ Jeanne Gang, an elegantly minimalistic front desk and a stylish main lobby with plush chairs and mood lighting. Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago also boasts a large lifestyle garden with a designated yoga space, a 1/5 mile running track and a 25 yard lap pool. The hotel is one of Chicago’s only properties with a Platinum status in the TripAdvisor Green Leader’s Program.

Rooms + Bath

The guestrooms at Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago are highly sophisticated. All offer beautiful views of either the dramatic cityscape or picturesque Lake Michigan. Tastefully designed, rooms feature sleek decor and calming blue tones – perfect fora relaxing urban retreat. The minimalist bathrooms feature luxurious bath products from ThisWorks, while the hotel’s deluxe suites offer additional amenities such as an espresso machine, fresh fruit platter, complimentary breakfast and evening beverage service.

Food + Drink

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago is home to Filini, a restaurant that fuses traditional Italian cuisine with a contemporary atmosphere. With its low-hanging lights, intimate booths, mosaic floors and oak walls, the restaurant has an inviting and classy feel. The trendy bar at Filini has a funky geometric tile design and remarkable wine wall showcasing over 100 different wines.

Phone 312.565.5258




  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Accessible Accommodations
  • Bar
  • Business Center
  • Concierge
  • Event Facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Full Service Spa
  • Indoor Pool
  • Laundry Service
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • On-Site Fitness Center
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Pet Friendly (surcharge)
  • Restaurant

Room & Bath

  • Bathrobes
  • Coffeemaker
  • Minibar
  • Premium Toiletries
  • Room Service

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel


The Loop is considered the core downtown and commercial district of Chicago. The area is known for its spectacular architecture and high energy vibe. Visitors will find award-winning shows in the Theater District, exciting shopping options on State Street and Michelin Star restaurants like Grace and Everest in the neighborhood. There are a number of cultural attractions, visual arts and performances venues in the area. The Loop is also home to top Chicago attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago, Cloud Gate and Millennium Park.