Welcome to Aloft Chicago Downtown River North

Stay & Play in Downtown from our River North Chicago Hotel

Infuse your trip with enthusiasm and energy. Our hotel located in River North, is teeming with activities for the action-oriented. Visit The Magnificent Mile, Shedd Aquarium and the Art Institute of Chicago. Take a photo in front of Cloud Gate, our iconic sculpture at Millennium Park. Walk to beercades, nightclubs, speakeasys and award-winning restaurants. With our nearby CTA, return from Wrigley Field and refuel in minutes at Beatrix, our hotel restaurant with house-made pastas and vegan options. Appreciate pick-me-ups at our coffeehouse and W XYZ® Bar or spur yourself forward at Re:charge℠ Gym (reservations required), offering cardio equipment with personal TVs. Our five flexible event rooms are spacious and updated with the latest tech. Find the same in your hotel guest room, which includes nine-foot ceilings, free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV with HBO shows. Take in the city from a chic work desk, revitalize in a renovated bathroom and sink into a platform bed.

Use of some facilities within the hotel, including our gym, breakfast area and restaurant/bar area require proof of COVID-19 vaccination, per a City of Chicago Executive Order effective January 3, 2022

Rooms & Suites

Beatrix Restaurant

Premier Dining

Beatrix is a neighborhood coffeehouse, restaurant and meeting place.

Private Dining

Elevated Dining

Forget traditional hotel menus. Have your meeting or event catered by three of Chicago's top-rated local restaurants, Beatrix, Ema, or Zombie Taco.

Gebäcktheke be Beatrix
Hausgemachter griechischer Joghurt bei Beatrix

Meeting Space

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Aloft Chicago Downtown River North

515 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 60654

Tel: +1 312-661-1000


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Welcome to a Pet Friendly Chicago Hotel

It's important that our four-legged guests enjoy all the comforts of home. Sit, stay, and enjoy. It's a dog's life at Aloft Chicago Downtown River North. If your dog weighs more than 40 pounds, please contact us directly to discuss a waiver.

We'll Treat Your Pet to Special Amenities

Enjoy an Aloft brand dog bed, in-room water bowl, complimentary woof-alicious treats for a good dog, and dog toys for play time.

Welcome to a Dog Friendly Chicago Hotel

Arf Program

Looking for a Chicago pet friendly hotel? Arf, our Chicago dog friendly hotel program, is free of charge and open to all guests traveling with dogs - no deposits, no hassle, simply a breeze.

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Camp the Great Indoors at Aloft

Camp Aloft

Perfect for stargazers of any age, the Camp Aloft package includes deluxe accommodations in our Corner Two Queen guestroom along with milk & cookies, games, a Starry Night Night Light, and air mattress with choice of bed and tent theme: Space, Dinosaurs, or Unicorns.

Awards & Accolades
Private Dining

TripAdvisor Certificate Of Excellence

Aloft Chicago Downtown/River North is a proud winner of the 2018 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, an award honoring outstanding accommodations, restaurants and attractions that consistently receive great traveler reviews.

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LEED Certified Hotel

We're committed to you and the environment. Aloft Chicago Downtown/River North is a LEED Certified hotel by the U.S. Green Building Council. The LEED designation signifies our dedication to protecting the environment through recycling and green efforts.

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