Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel

1 West Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60601 USA
+1 312-372-7200

Area & Activities

Visit Chicago's top sights from our hotel

Find inspiration in your surroundings at one of Chicago’s most exhilarating hotels, located near Millennium Park in the famed Loop district. Stroll the Riverwalk for magnificent views of the city, explore Navy Pier and enjoy live entertainment at the Chicago Theater. Or head from our hotel to the Chicago Cultural Center, an architectural landmark that hosts popular public events. Whether you're looking for delicious restaurants, boutique shopping or stunning attractions, our hotel puts you near it all.

Family and Children's Activities

1.3 miles

Navy Pier

Features the Chicago Children's Museum, the Ferris Wheel, a carousel, putt putt golf, Kiddie Train and maze with a winter ice rink.

1 mile

American Girl Place

American Girl store with a theater showing "Circle of Friends" and tearoom.

4.6 miles


Combination lacrosse, hockey and basketball played in bumper cars.

27 miles


Various hands-on educational activities.

Fee: 18.00 USD

Chicago River

Local Attractions

Chicago Theatre

175 North State Street

Goodman Theatre

170 North Dearborn


111 North State Street

Millennium Park

205 East Randolph

House of Blues

329 North Dearborn

Merchandise Mart

350 North Wells

Soldier Field (NFL - Bears)

425 East McFetridge Drive

Navy Pier

600 East Grand Avenue

American Girl Place

111 East Chicago Avenue

McCormick Place

2301 South Lake Shore Drive

Lincoln Park Zoo/Conservatory

2200 North Cannon Drive in Lincoln Park


Halsted corridor at Adams

Little Italy

Bounded by Morgan, Taylor, Ashland and Harrison St

Robie House

5757 South Woodlawn Avenue

Grant Park / Millennium Park

Bounded by Michigan Ave, Lake Shore Dr, Balbo and

Cloud Gate

201 E. Randolph St. Millennium Park, Chicago, IL 6

The Magnificent Mile

North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

Fitness Nearby

5 miles

Chicago Fitness Center

  • Cardiovascular Equipment
  • Free weights
  • Fitness classes: Fee

Spa Nearby

Downtown Chicago's Spa Space offers Chicago's best massage therapy, results-driven facials, flawless manicures and pedicures, and expert waxing in a welcoming, upscale environment focused on exceptional customer service.

Phone:+1 312-466-9585

Services, Treatments and Amenities

  • Couple's Massage
  • Facials
  • Manicures/pedicures

Swimming Nearby

1.3 miles

Oak Street Beach

1.2 miles

Ohio Street Beach

Area Sightseeing

Big Bus Chicago

Downtown Chicago and Loop

Big Bus Tours

Phone: +1 877-285-4796

Chicago Architecture Foundation River/Bus/ Walking Tours

90 min. tour of Downtown Chicago & Loop

Chgo. Architecture Foundation

Phone: +1 312-902-1500

Chicago Crime Tours

90 minute tour of Downtown Chicago & Loop

Chicago Crime Tours

Phone: +1 312-888-6224

Entertainment Cruises

Lake Michigan and River

Premier Yachts

Phone: +1 877-299-7783

More Activities

Biking trail (0.5 miles) Bowling (0.1 miles) Jet-skiing (0.9 miles) Jogging/fitness trail (0.5 miles) Kayaking (0.9 miles) Miniature golf (1 mile) Sailing (1 mile) Sauna (0.5 miles) Squash (0.5 miles) Tennis (0.5 miles) Tennis (1 mile) Tennis (1 mile) Volleyball (1.5 miles) Bike Rentals (0.2 miles)
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