Welcome to Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel

Explore the Riverwalk from our hotel in the Loop

Make Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel your home away from home in the Chicago Loop. From the moment you step into our hotel's modern lobby, we provide everything you need for a first-class stay in the Theatre District. Delight in contemporary hotel rooms and suites near the Riverwalk, each of which offers a host of fantastic amenities. Many accommodations also boast panoramic views of the downtown Chicago skyline. Take a refreshing swim in our hotel's heated indoor pool or unwind with a cocktail and creative American cuisine at Raised bar, offering a sensational rooftop setting and a unique, modern ambiance. Plan your wedding or business event in the Loop in our hotel's 40,000 square feet of trendy, light-filled event spaces. Our upscale hotel also features professional planning and catering services. Find us near popular attractions like the Chicago Theatre, just steps away. Style and substance blend seamlessly at Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel.

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at RAISED
Join us at RAISED for a front row view of the Chicago river dyeing on Saturday, March 11th. Enjoy festive cocktails and bites, live music, bag pipe performances, and more. Event is reserved for guests 21+ and requires advance ticket purchase. Ticket sales are non-refundable.
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Rooms and Suites

Intriguing Sips & Bold Flavors

Summer Time in the Windy City

With events like the Chicago Blues Festival, the Millennium Park Summer Film Series, and endless concerts, Chicago is always buzzing with excitement. Step outside of our doors and experience the Chicago Riverwalk, a must-see summer destination offering an array of breezy cafes, wineries and bars, public art, monuments, museums, and a boatload of excursions on the water. Whether you want to dive into the history books at a museum or prefer to embark on a kayaking adventure on the Chicago River, the Windy City is the perfect destination for all travelers.

Chicago Riverwalk
Downtown Chicago Hotel Pool

Indoor Heated Pool

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and take a dip in our indoor hotel pool, a peaceful oasis for your ultimate relaxation.

Downtown Chicago Hotel with Gym

Fitness Center

Stay on top of your fitness goals while traveling at the fitness center, fully equipped with all the essentials to help you stay on track.

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Hotel Parking
On-site valet parking is available for $78 overnight. Self-parking options are available in the immediate area, such as Interpark at 181 N. Dearborn. Advance reservations can be made here.
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Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel

1 West Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 60601

Tel: +1 312-372-7200
Distance from Property: 12.1 Miles
Phone Number: +1 773-838-0600
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Distance from Property: 18 Miles
Phone Number: +1 773-686-2200
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Private Car Service

Limousine/Van Service


Bus Station

Greyhound Bus Lines

Subway Station

Brown, Green, Pink, Orange, Red, Purple Lines
Blue LIne

Train Station

Raised An Urban Roof Top Bar - Outdoor Area
Please Note

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.


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AAA 4-Diamond Approved Hotel
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Property Details


Fitness Center

Indoor Pool

Meeting Space

Free Wifi

Convenience Store

Gift Shop

Dry Cleaning Service

Room Service

24 Hour Room Service

Wake up Calls

Service Request

Check-in: 4:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Minimum Age to Check In: 21

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Welcome.

Up to two pets allowed per room, $100 cleaning fee per stay

Non-Refundable Pet Fee Per Stay: $100

Non-Refundable Pet Fee Per Night: $50

Maximum Pet Weight: 50lbs

Maximum Number of Pets in Room: 2

Off-Site Parking

Theatre District Self-Park .3 Miles

Parking Valet

Daily: $78

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Cash, Credit Cards


Concierge desk service

Currency Exchange

Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +1 312-372-7200

Accessible Hotel Features

Property has elevators

Service Animals are Welcome

Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Closed Caption TV

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Guests in mobility-accessible rooms may inquire about lowering the bed height

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Room Windows Open

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

Secondary Locks on Room Windows

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors


TripAdvisor GreenLeaders Certified


Carbon Footprint: 26.98 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 416.02 liters per room night

Environmental Practices

Guest Room Recycling