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The Langham, Chicago
5 out of 5
330 North Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL
The price is NZ$587 per night
4.9/5Exceptional! (1,829 reviews)

"Great location. One of the nicest hotels in Chicago."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

The Langham, Chicago
The Peninsula Chicago
5 out of 5
108 East Superior Street, Chicago, IL
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4.9/5Exceptional! (1,419 reviews)

"FLEW IN FROM MAINE TO CELEBRATE MY 45TH BIRTHDAY WITH FAMILY THAT LIVES IN CHICAGO, POOL STAFF WAS SO RUDE ACCUSED MY 14 YR. OLD NEPHEW OF LIEN ABOUT HIS AGE, MADE ALL OF US FEEL UNCOMFORTABLE AND WENT BACK AND STAY IN MY ROOM MY HUSBAND AND I CHOICE TO STAY FOR THE NIGHT. I EVEN NOTIFIED THE HOTEL ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

The Peninsula Chicago
Residence Inn by Marriott Chicago Downtown / River North
3.5 out of 5
410 N Dearborn St, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$383 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,619 reviews)

"The staff was amazing. The front desk people, the asst. manager and the bartender, Rob, all incredibly nice people. Would stay at the residence in again just because of them."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Chicago Downtown / River North
Aloft Chicago Downtown River North
3.5 out of 5
515 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$345 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,533 reviews)

"Friendly and outgoing staff. Rooms are clean and comfortable. Games, coffee, and computers in the lobby for guest use is a cool touch. Lots of places within walking distance or a short uber/lyft ride. Parking is $69/night which is almost how much we paid for the room. But I'd definitely stay here ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

Aloft Chicago Downtown River North
ACME Hotel Company
3 out of 5
15 East Ohio Street, Chicago, IL
The price is NZ$507 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (3,250 reviews)

"Great location, funky fun atmosphere, relaxing hot tub area. Coffee delivery is a great bonus!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

ACME Hotel Company
Kinzie Hotel
4 out of 5
20 W Kinzie St, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$183 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (4,790 reviews)

"Very modern furniture and friendly staff. Breakfast was included. Great location that guarantees access almost anywhere by foot."…"

Reviewed on 13 May 2020

Kinzie Hotel
Homewood Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown
3 out of 5
40 East Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$223 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,086 reviews)

"It was a relaxing experience for my family. We celebrated my daughter birthday due to Covid-19, but we still enjoyed even though the pool was closed due to safety we still enjoyed."…"

Reviewed on 20 May 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown
Springhill Suites by Marriott Chicago Downtown/ River North
3.5 out of 5
410 North Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$345 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,228 reviews)

"Property was great. I enjoyed the view and super close to everything."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

Springhill Suites by Marriott Chicago Downtown/ River North
The Godfrey Hotel Chicago
4.5 out of 5
127 West Huron, at LaSalle, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$151 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,901 reviews)

"I had a good stay! Will be returning back when I visit Chicago in the future."…"

Reviewed on 19 May 2020

The Godfrey Hotel Chicago
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown
3 out of 5
33 West Illinois Street, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$210 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,087 reviews)

"Well good stay nice people and respectful anything we needed they helped"…"

Reviewed on 18 May 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown
Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown
4 out of 5
600 N State St, Chicago, IL
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4.3/5Excellent! (2,304 reviews)

"The property was in a nice location and was close to any & all types of recreation, food. The staff was very accommodating and helpful. The manager, Don Slowinski, was wonderful in helping us with our reservation details especially when working under the stress of the Covid-19 reality. We will ..."…"

Reviewed on 6 Apr. 2020

Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown
Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile
3 out of 5
10 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL
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4.3/5Excellent! (2,236 reviews)

"Perfect area with a variety of things to do near by."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb. 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile
Holiday Inn Chicago-Mart Plaza River North
3.5 out of 5
350 West Wolf Point Plaza, Chicago, IL
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4.2/5Excellent! (2,227 reviews)

"The hotel is clean and all personnel are very helpful to assist our stay and/or questions."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Holiday Inn Chicago-Mart Plaza River North
Freehand Chicago
3.5 out of 5
19 East Ohio Street, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$225 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (2,846 reviews)

"At the heart of downtown Chicago - convenient location for bars, cafes, restaurants, food and shopping stores, public transportation, state and federal offices, job staffing companies, etc. and of course, at a reasonable price."…"

Reviewed on 1 Apr. 2020

Freehand Chicago
Hotel Felix Chicago
4 out of 5
111 W Huron St, Chicago, IL
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4/5Very Good! (4,097 reviews)

"I liked the set up of the hotel lobby it was cool. It has the bar in a tucked off intimate spot, nice lounge feel with a street view of the city. I didnt get to actually drink there because of this virus but stil. Now moving on to the overall design of the hallways, elevators etc, i think its time ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Apr. 2020

Hotel Felix Chicago
Holiday Inn Express Chicago-Magnificent Mile
2.5 out of 5
640 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL
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4/5Very Good! (2,097 reviews)

"We liked the convenience of being close to Michigan Ave. which was great for shopping and restaurants!!! The people at the front desk were friendly and helpful!"…"

Reviewed on 28 Apr. 2020

Holiday Inn Express Chicago-Magnificent Mile
Ohio House Motel
2.5 out of 5
600 North LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$144 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,599 reviews)

"Great stay! Rooms seemed recently updated too. Parking and location are a HUGE plus. Only note is the walls are thin, so depending on who is next to you you may want to sleep with the TV on"…"

Reviewed on 23 May 2020

Ohio House Motel
Best Western River North Hotel
3 out of 5
125 W Ohio St, Chicago, IL
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The price is NZ$150 per night
3.9/5Good! (2,200 reviews)

"The location was great and the staff were very helpful and nice. Room was very clean. Was bummed there wasn’t a hot tub and our room view was the backside of other buildings."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

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As you start mapping out your travel itinerary, you realize there are a lot of things to see and do on your list. You plan on visiting the many landmarks that make River North unique, and know of a handful of restaurants that are dishing up meals you can’t miss out on. And you can’t forget your plans to tour the museums and art galleries. There are so many things to experience in River North, so why spend your entire holiday budget on your accommodation? There are plenty of cheap hotels in River North that will not only serve as a comfortable place to recharge between sightseeing, but that will provide exemplary service and welcoming amenities, too.

Instead of spending your whole bank account this trip, book cheap accommodation in River North that offers everything you need. Budget hotels offer the things you’d expect from a temporary stay, such as comfortable beds, spacious rooms, televisions with extensive channel offerings, and occasionally even additional features like kitchenettes and pools. If you’re not planning on spending much time in your room, why blow your entire paycheck? Instead, spend your hard-earned money on experiences that will truly make your stay memorable, like tickets to local concerts, plays, or sporting events.

Cheap River North hotels allow you to keep cash in your wallet for when you truly need it—like when you’re touring the area and come across an irresistible ice cream shop. Browse an extensive inventory of River North hotel deals here on Expedia, and prepare to enjoy your holiday to the fullest.

Frequently asked questions

What is River North like for travellers on a budget?
River North has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions such as Chicago Riverwalk, Merchandise Mart and House of Blues Chicago.
What is there to see and do in River North?
River North attracts visitors with its major shopping area and top museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Water Tower Place and John Hancock Center, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Head to State Street and Shops at North Bridge for some bargain shopping, or hunt for deals at Navy Pier.
What's the best way to get around River North?
The closest airport is in Chicago, IL (ORD-O’Hare Intl.), 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away from the city centre. However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, the next closest is 9.2 mi (14.8 km) away in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.). Nearby metro stations include Chicago Station (Brown Line), Merchandise Mart Station and Grand Station (Red Line).

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