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Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were staying at the hotel for the three nights in mid March and truly enjoyed the stay. Staff was very friendly and helpful. The view from our 18th floor was stunning. Everything was close by. For a fun evening go over the bridge to hear music and see funky decor of House of Blues. For a nice brunch buffet...

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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The hotel was located perfectly for our first trip to Chicago. Just a few blocks from Millenium Park; we could see Michigan Ave from our window; the river was just across the street. The staff were all very nice and attentive.

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Maumee, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our room was on the 37th floor. Hotel was full so the elevator was an issue. Long waits but it was St. Patrick's day weekend. Our room was large and very comfortable and clean. Our complaints are that our coffee maker would not work and my daughter told the front desk and we had to get our coffees from Starbucks...

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Ardmore, Oklahoma
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I thoroughly enjoyed this hotel! The staff was super friendly and my room was changed to a room on the 38th floor so I could have the best view of the river on my first trip to Chicago. The room was huge and fantastic and the price was very reasonable. If I return to Chicago I would not hesitate to...

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Juli C, Director of Rooms at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear wendydnewton, Thank you so much for choosing Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed spacious room with amazing Chicago River and city view. We are delighted to hear and will pass along to our staff your wonderful comments. Again, thank you so much for taking the time to provide such a GRAND review...

Chicago
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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I cannot began to tell you how I enjoyed my stay. Debra one of the workers at this HOTEL WENT ABOVE AND BEYOND TO MAKE MY STAY AND MY VIEW MEMORABLE. This was our 30th Anniversary that we actually had time to celebrate. we are so glad we came to the Wyndham Grand.

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Juli C, Director of Rooms at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear jan6hon, Thank you for choosing the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront Hotel!! I first want to wish you all a HAPPY ANNIVERSARY!!! I am extremely delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay.We will definitely share your feedback with our entire team specially, Deborah. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and Deborah made it a “GRAND” and memorable...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We just came back from a trip to Chicago where we stayed at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront. This was my 2nd time staying at this hotel (previously known as Hotel 71. We chose this location because it is central to everything. Around the corner from Magnificient Mile, across the street from Trump Tower overlooking the river. The view from...

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Juli C, Director of Rooms at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear Linda F, Thank you for sharing some feedback based off your recent stay with us at the Wyndham Grand Chicago. First off, thank you for your continuous loyalty. I am so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We are so thankful to be located in the heart of downtown where all the action happens! As...

Arlington Heights, Illinois
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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful hotel at the heart of the Chicago riverfront. Located 1/2 a mile from the Washington CTA Blue line station, the hotel lies on the river across from the Trump Tower. Make sure to specifically ask for a river view room on a higher floor as the sights will never get old. Short walking distance to AMC movie theatre...

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Juli C, Director of Rooms at Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, responded to this review

Dear CarlCJ79, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront. I am glad that you were able to enjoy our location in the heart of downtown Chicago as well as the convenience of be located near the city’s major attractions. I apologize for the wait you experiences as well as for...

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront was the perfect hotel to stay at during our first trip to Chicago. It is located exactly across the street from Trump Tower and the river. Right in the middle of all the hustle and bustle. We took Uber a lot of the time and it's an easy location for drop off and pick up....

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Dear Christina F, Thank you for a fantastic 5- star review!!!!! I am so thrilled to hear you had a perfect stay with us while visiting Chicago. We are so lucky to be located in the heart of downtown which allows easy access to all the area attractions within a quick walk. I am extremely happy you were able to...

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The Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront boasts an unrivaled location in the heart of the city--where the Chicago River and North Michigan Avenue meet. Freshly renovated, the hotel updated guest rooms, 24-hour complimentary fitness and business centers, and Hoyt's Chicago-an in-house restaurant located on the lobby level of the hotel. This all-day dining venue features culinary delights inspired by Midwestern tastes and locally grown produce. Whether you're visiting Chicago for business or leisure purposes, you'll find yourself within minutes of your destination--the Loop, Michigan Avenue, Millennium Park, Navy Pier, the River North District and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront

Address: 71 East Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601-3755
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Price Range: $208 - $456 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront 4*
Number of rooms: 334
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Also Known As:
71 Hotel Chicago
Hotel 71 Chicago
Hotel Style:
#21 Spa Hotel in Chicago
#28 Green Hotel in Chicago
#29 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#38 Family Hotel in Chicago
#39 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#66 Business Hotel in Chicago
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“when checking in ask for the highest floor possible with the river view”
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  • sunset in the city from our room on 18th floor
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“room 540 Excellent”
 of 5 bubbles jan6hon, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“High floor with a river view. Will cost a little more but definetly worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles CarlCJ79, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We chose City View so we didn't have to look at the large Trump sign on the River View side.”
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  • View from room 31st floor
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 of 5 bubbles Mal125, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request upper floors, river view”
 of 5 bubbles galestorm07, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
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