Rated 4 out of 5 by Norm Had a great time!
The location is great. Lots of great restaurants, shopping and activities close by.
Staff was great, especially the concierges.
Did not have the opportunity to use the facilities or restaurant at the hotel.
March 4, 2013
Rated 1 out of 5 by Sonny bad hotel never stay
Room Temp is 75 all the time, NO A/C. staff refuses to do any thing. Will not stay here ever. Came for work here in Chicago and could not get any sleep. Bad bad bad hotel. do not stay, they are over rated.
May 13, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by Lance78 Great rooms and location
The hotel has a great location on the river and my suite had a great view. The room was renovated very well. I always prefer a hotel with a pool but the gym was quite good and very close to running routes.
August 17, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by babak91 Great Hotel, Great location
Had a great stay and really enjoyed the staff, especially Fernando (maybe, Francisco) who worked the front desk.
Was a great stay and really made us feel welcome at the hotel.
March 26, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by SJR22 Classy Westin on the Chicago River
This Westin property is just what you would expect. Good location, good service, nice staff. In a town where mega hotels are becoming the norm, this classic, smaller Westin stands out as a value.
August 10, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by CBCElvispresley Everything was made easy.
Needed a place to stay just for the weekend that was close to Randolph St. restaurants, and this Westin fit the bill very well. Clean and comfortable, to be sure. We truly enjoyed our stay.
August 19, 2013
Rated 3 out of 5 by teddyzinca This hotel needs better maintenance staff
No hot water and very dirty water (due to a prior maintenance procedure per the Front Desk). Still should have flushed the system in the rooms prior to renting the room to anyone.
November 14, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by Lorraine Westin Chicago River North
Everything was very good except for an awful old smoke smell in the bathroom that would not go away. Very dishearteneing for a non smoking hotel. The maid tried spraying it but to no avail.
March 20, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by JDC60 Excellent location for theatre district!
Excellent location to stay when you plan to attend events in the theatre district! Great shopping within walking distant to the hotel. I highly recommend this hotel when staying in Chicago!
November 4, 2012
Rated 4 out of 5 by JOEYC Clean rooms - Roomy bathrooms
The room and the bathroom were very clean and especially liked the size of the bathroom. There's a nice large lobby with bar that was very comfortable.
Also in a nice location by the river
September 26, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by marv1730 Excellent place
Great location, right on the river and across the street from House of Blues and Harry Carey's. Beautiful inside, and the rooms and the rest of the hotel are very clean. Friendly staff.
July 31, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by SJR22 One of the nicest properties in Chicago
The Westin Chicago River North is one of the nicest hotel properties in the Loop. The hotel is not overwhelming in size, the staff are very nice, and the facilities are well maintained.
August 14, 2012
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 4 out of 5 by PacNW1 Great but loud service staff
My stay would have been awesome if the cleaning crew just toned it down in the morning. Their chatter, laughter, and loud banging outside my door was NOT what I expected at 7 AM.
September 17, 2012
Rated 4 out of 5 by Bruisedface First visit to Chicago
We enjoyed our stay at the Westin. The location is great - - on the river, close to several entertainment venues and the CTA stations. The front desk staff was very friendly and helpful. The room, although showing a little wear, had a view of the river and was clean.
Must mention :
James - who always greeted us with a big smile and was helpful when offering options of dining and assessing weather conditions.
Allan (sorry if I spelled his name incorrectly) - who also greeted us with a big smile and always had a "Good morning" for us. Met Allan on the elevator and we talked all the way to the lobby. He offered some helpful pointers on finding our way around the city. And he gave me a hug when we left.
The bartender from Puerto Rico (Juan?) - who again was very friendly and amused by my husband's endless jokes (I have a hard time doing that), so great job!
And last, but not least, the employee who was at the front door (sorry, I don't remember his name, but he is turning 50 soon) who suggested Sullivan's for a place to people watch, have a glass of wine and listen to some piano music. Great recommendation!
September 18, 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 Jim418 Accomodations good but...
I found it creepy that the hotel allowed the sponsors of of World at Work meeting to have their information slipped under my door each night. Felt like an invasion of privacy.
September 3, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by george29 Won't stay anywhere else in chicago
Staff always makes me feel more than welcome here. It is a home away from home. Brought a friend with us for an annual birthday trip and the staff made her feel like a queen.
December 19, 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 3 out of 5 by Expect1 Recent Stay
Bathroom needed work. Wallpaper coming loose. Shower head loose, sprayer loose. Would not hold shower without faucet also running. Water shooting out loose hoses.
October 8, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by 0719Kim Never disappointed at the Westin...
Westin River North is beautiful and so centrally located to many Chicago attractions. Everyone so pleasant and helpful. I would definitely stay here again.
November 11, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by Jeanette1 Solid Service, Excellent Environment, Quite Quiet
A good choice for the business traveler who prefers understated, clean surroundings with a dependable staff and service record and easy access to downtown Chicago.
May 15, 2013
Rated 3 out of 5 by Ntom13 good but bathroom smelt bad
Good customer service. problem with toilet smelling bad even though it was clean. Also disappointed in that there were no baby changing stations in the restrooms.
July 23, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by Lou0 Service was great
Staff was friendly and helpful
February 17, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Dublin23 A great hotel in a perfect location
This Westin exceeded my expectations in atmosphere, comfort and service.
A great location for seeing the city and close to restaurants and nightlife.
October 29, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by Felix617 Excellent hote and location
Great staff right from the get-go with a speedy (and upgraded) check-in. Excellent customer service all around, fantastic location - will definitely be back.
September 5, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by susie1108 wonderful stay
it was our anniversary and your staff really made our stay special with the upgrade as well as the chamgagne and chees tray in the room.......thanks so much
July 8, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by tyty4 This hotel has a great staff
My overall experience was wonderful, a slight problem arised however the manager took care of it immediately and also followed uop with me. I was impressed!
October 8, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by Leslie1957 Staff outstanding
Staff outstanding, especially at the front desk. One area lacking is valet service where the opening of doors for customers seems to have gone out of style.
March 25, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by Badgerman95 Great everything, all around
Status was recognized and staff was eager to help in any way possible. Hands down one of the best properties in Chicago and my new go-to Starwood location.
January 28, 2013