Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/River North

60 West Illinois Street

Chicago, Illinois 60654 USA

Phone:+1 312-836-1700

Fax:+1 312-836-1702

Toll-free:+1 877-224-2973

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Car Rental

Vending machines

Coffee in lobby

Coffee/tea in-room

Concierge desk

Foreign exchange, nearby

Housekeeping service daily

Laundry on-site

Laundry on-site, coin operated

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper in lobby

Room service

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bottled water: Fee
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Luxury bedding - crisp linens, thicker mattresses, custom comforters, fluffier pillows
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Pull-out sofa bed

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: cordless
  • Phone feature: speakerphone
  • Phone feature: voice mail

Kitchen Amenities

  • Microwave oven
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Room service

Sundry/Convenience store

Free Breakfast

Buffet breakfast, complimentary

Continental breakfast, complimentary

Grab-n-Go breakfast, complimentary

Hot breakfast, complimentary



Adjacent to our downtown Chicago hotel, Beatrix offers casual meals all day long. The menu features unique dishes and crafted cocktails as well as a specialty coffee bar that serves drinks made from beans roasted locally.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-284-1377



Featuring Mediterranean small plates from Chef C. J. Jacobson, Ēma brings delectable dishes such as spicy hummus and house-made stracciatella to the trendy River North neighborhood. Rotisserie Ēma is a counter for quick orders.

Open for lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-527-5586

Fitness & Recreation


Biking trail (1 mile)

Bowling (0.7 miles)

Jogging/fitness trail (1 mile)

Miniature golf (3.6 miles)

Tennis (0.2 miles)

Tennis (0.5 miles)

Bike Rentals (0.2 miles)


Fitness center on-site


(27 miles)

Local Attractions

The Field Museum

3 miles S from hotel

John Hancock Observatory

1 mile N from hotel

Museum of Science and Industry

8 miles S from hotel

Navy Pier

1 mile E from hotel

Shedd Aquarium

3 miles S from hotel

The Art Institute of Chicago

1 mile SE from hotel

The Magnificent Mile

0.4 miles E from hotel

Wrigley Field - Home of MLB Chicago Cubs

4 miles N from hotel

Water Tower Place

0.7 miles from hotel

Shops at North Bridge

0.4 miles from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)


Airport Phone: +1 800-832-6352

Hotel direction: 11.8 miles NE

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 35 USD (one way)
Visit MDW airport website
Driving directions

Travel south on S Cicero Ave toward W 59th St. Travel 0.3 miles and make a U-turn at W 59th St. Travel 0.3 miles and merge onto I-55 N/Stevenson Expy via the ramp to Chicago. Travel 4.8 miles and take exit 292A to merge onto I-90 W/Interstate 94 W/I-94 W toward W Ryan Expy/Wisconsin. Travel 4.0 miles and take exit 50B toward Ohio St E. Travel 0.8 miles and merge onto W Ohio St. Travel 0.2 miles and turn right onto N La Salle Dr. Turn left at the 2nd cross street onto W Illinois St. The hotel will be on the left.0.1 mi60 W Illinois St

Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)


Airport Phone: +1 800-832-6352

Hotel direction: 17.7 miles SE

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 40 USD (one way)
Visit ORD airport website
Driving directions

Follow signs for I-190 E. Take the ramp onto I-190 E. Travel 2.4 miles and take the exit onto I-90 E. Travel 6.4 miles and merge onto I-94 E. Travel 6.6 miles and take exit 50B toward Ohio St E. Travel 1.1 miles and merge onto W Ohio St. Travel 0.2 miles and turn right onto N La Salle Dr. Turn left at the 2nd cross street onto W Illinois St. The hotel will be on the left.0.1 m

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Messenger service

Network/Internet printing

Overnight delivery/pickup



For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +1 312-836-1700.

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

  • Business Center
  • Concierge desk
  • Fitness Center
  • Meeting spaces and ballrooms
  • Public entrance alternative
  • Public restrooms
  • Registration Desk Pathway
  • Registration desk

Accessible Hotel Features

  • Accessible transportation with advanced notice
  • Braille and tactile signage provided for permanent rooms and spaces
  • Meeting room(s) with assistive listening devices
  • Service animals are welcome
  • Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs
  • Elevators

Guest Room Accessibility

  • Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways
  • Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms
  • Alarm clock telephone ringers
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Bathtub grab bars
  • Bathtub seat
  • Deadbolt locks, lowered
  • Door night guards, lowered
  • Doors with lever handles
  • Electrical outlets, lowered
  • Flashing door knockers
  • Hearing accessible rooms and/or kits
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower wand, adjustable
  • TTY/TTD available
  • TV with close-captioning
  • Toilet seat at wheelchair height
  • Transfer shower
  • Vanities, accessible
  • Viewports, lowered
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