Rated 5 out of 5 by Pesman57 Conference Facilities
Attended a professional conference. Facilites were excellant. Food and Beverage services were excellant and staff were very helpful. Check in and check out flawless, simple, fast. Concerige services on the mark. Also received upgraded room through use of Starwoods SPG program. Five stars!
March 9, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by ctouchard Greg stay !
Was so happy to be back at the Westin River North !
Thanks to Katelyn from front desk for giving us the corner room!
The Ipad in the club floor room was a good plus!
Can not wait to be back again at this property!
Great location and club lounge was really nice
I had a fantastic stay!
August 12, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by holly51 great stay in the windy city
From the wonderfully welcoming lobby to the very friendly and helpful staff, I love my stays at the Weston.
The bed is to die for, the amenities smell heavenly, and you can actually control the room temp yourself,
Thank you for always making my annual stay a vacation though I am working.
February 24, 2013
Rated 3 out of 5 by BB13 Everything was broken
This might have been a perfect storm fluke, but the iron was broken, the hair dryer was broken, and you couldn't set the minutes on the alarm clock. Wasn't really clear why people around me got newspapers when as a gold SPG i did not, perhaps gold is not a significant level with spg?
February 22, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by AJV1501 5 Star
From check-in to check-out....1st Class all the way. Great Food & Professional Staff
January 13, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Terrie Fabulous Anniversary Experience
We stayed at the Westin for our 24th wedding anniversary. One of the managers gave us an incredible room after wanting to change rooms for a better view. He also sent up a bottle of wine and a fruit, cheese and cracker tray for us. Thanks for making our anniversary extra special.
November 18, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by Chicago Excellent service from manager
The manager at this hotel was a huge help for me. When I discovered I had lost the pair of pants that went with my suit, he let me borrow a pair from the cleaning staff, which was a pretty close match. Totally saved my presentation to a client later that day. A million thanks.
April 26, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by cubscatcher Well-received
Staff was excellent in terms of treating us as Starwood Preferred Guests.
January 12, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Markie59 Quiet and Comfortable
Very quiet room even with hotel full. Comfortable bed. Great location near all forms of public transit. Couldn't get sauna to work on two occasions; fitness area not manned and telephones to report problem not available. Otherwise great stay and will return if price is right.
August 16, 2012
Rated 3 out of 5 by gigi917 too little staff
Asked for extra towels on friday-didn't receive
by 3 on saturday-room still not cleaned-no extra towels
told they had until 6 to clean rooms
shortage of bartenders at bar in lobby
obviously hotel was busy,overwhelmed staff
not a good experience
July 20, 2012
Rated 1 out of 5 by CRS777 Excellent hotel and staff
Room was very modern and tastefully decorated. Excellent location on the river with a great view. Bedding was extremely comfortable. Fitness center was one of the best with modern and well maintained cardio and resistance machines, and a bright and pleasant workout area.
March 17, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by MAP123 Found only one bad thing
Lovely place and loved the Heavenly bed, BUT the towels were so scratchy and bad that I would have thrown them away long ago. AND although the bed linens were nice, they were starchy and noisy when you moved on them. It sad how one bad thing just sticks in your mind.
September 26, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by CPAJane another wonderful stay
Can't say enough about the 5 star service I receive every time I stay here. The staff goes above and beyond. Club level is comfortable and accommodating. Front desk cannot do enough! My home away from home! Thanks for another wonderful stay!
October 24, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by HR2012 Check in -Check out
From check in to check out the hotel met my expectations. I travel very often and although I do not always stay at Starwood properties, I would choose to stay here in Chicago. Although I am gold they were even able to upgrade my room which was very comfortable.
September 13, 2012
Rated 4 out of 5 by LouiseR Good for business travel
This is a good choice for business travel. Well run, nice rooms, good location. Staff often excels at recognizing Starwood status. Lobby bar is pleasant and roomy. Only thing lacking is a decent onsite restaurant and room service menu. So, plan to go offsite.
January 18, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by ErinT Great place to stay in the city!
Great place to stay in the city - easy cab ride to where I needed to be, and walking distance to restaurants, bars, the Miracle Mile. Staff was friendly and curteous and I really appreciated the late check out option. We were hoping for a pool, but no luck.
July 18, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by tmac34 First time on business, well done!
Great Service and outstanding facilities!
January 11, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Cityfun Love the Westin on the River!
Beautiful room and huge bathroom, great view of the river, super nice staff and great location for everything fun in the city. Will be back again and again!
December 16, 2013
Rated 3 out of 5 by Jen1960 Poor Service
Shocked and dismayed when our room was never serviced even after brought to the staffs attention. We did however receive a fresh set of towels late into the evening. Apparently there were no housekeepers on duty ??
Overpriced for the service we received.
October 31, 2012
Rated 4 out of 5 by Berto great, helpful staff
The concierge service, front desk staff (Sarah was especially helpful), and security (Kyle) are employees that The Westin are very fortunate to have. Everyone made our stay most enjoyable. Thanks. We will use The Westin Hotels again. Thanks!
September 24, 2013
Rated 2 out of 5 by justinjla Won't stay there again
My phone was stolen from the conferance room. The lost and found dept. wouldn't return my call. I finally met with them but they didn't have my phone. The front desk is very slow. I saw people waiting the entire time I was there. Rooms were good though.
September 24, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by PhillyChick Great Hotel! Great Staff!
From the moment I pulled up to the hotel and was greeted and helped out of the cab to the moment I stepped off property - the staff was SO courteous and friendly. The room was amazing - the bed was SO comfy!! Thank you for making my stay so enjoyable!!
February 1, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by BarbMc This hotel had everything I needed!
Loved my room which overlooked the Chicago River. Staff was extremely friendly. Hotel has great location for shopping, and eating at great restaurants.
December 16, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by Davy This hotel is well positioned for activity downtown.
The core areas and room was great except it did not have enough lighting available in the room. Room service food arrived in minutes, well ahead of schedule. The operator and Service Express however, rang endlessly. I'll be back, but they can improve.
March 24, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by Nickname This hotel wastes soap
Overall was a great experience. However, the concierge service was inconsistent and below expectations. My other comment relates to ecological housekeeping. Both my sink soap and shower soap was replaced daily, which seemed wasteful and unnecessary.
June 10, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by rojo712 Great location
The staff was helpful and courteous at all times. The room was clean and roomy. The hotel was located right next to the river and close to restaurants, bars and shopping. I would stay there again and recommend it to my friends and family.
August 31, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by jimmac Excellent
We stayed here this past weekend for my daughters wedding. The staff went above and beyond to make us and our friends feel special. The service was great from bell person,valet, front desk Alexa and Peter the Manager of the hotel.
September 9, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by Paula45 Very nice hotel
This hotel is very nice and the staff is excellent. The only thing is I asked for a King bed, but ended up with two doubles and that is the worst part of my stay! I would definitely return if I have the opportunity to go to Chicago again.
August 20, 2012
Rated 4 out of 5 by susan7 Great spot to stay in Chicago River North
We stayed at this location because it was close to the event we were going to. But we also got to experience the other many attractions in the area.
December 9, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by Dubya Warm reception in bitter cold
Just spent a wonderful stay in Chicago, and the River North staff couldn't have been nicer. Great recs for nearby dinner. The fitness center is spacious and has a great trainer each morning making it worth the stay in and of itself.
January 25, 2013