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A sophisticated retreat awaits you at The Royal Sonesta Chicago River North. Moments away from Michigan Avenue, Navy Pier and Millennium Park, we invite you to elevate your downtown Chicago experience with captivating design, thoughtful amenities and beautiful natural light pouring in at every turn.

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Make Your Spirits Bright

Make Your Spirits Bright

'Tis the season for holiday cheer! Enjoy special holiday cocktails and an appetizer at CBR.

But First, Coffee

But First, Coffee

Fuel your mornings with a complimentary Starbucks gift card.

Tea Time With a Twist

Tea Time With a Twist

Get your stay off to a royal start with a twinset of complimentary cocktails.

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The Royal Sonesta Chicago River North, located in Chicago’s thriving River North neighborhood, places guests at the vibrant crossroads of world-class entertainment, dining, arts, culture, and shopping. Moments away you’ll find premier attractions such as Michigan Avenue, Navy Pier, and the picturesque Chicago River. Inside, you’ll find 261 luxurious guest rooms and suites awash in sophisticated colors, unique artwork, and stunning natural light pouring in from expansive floor-to-ceiling windows.

There’s ample flexible meeting space and complimentary Wi-Fi to help you stay productive. Our grand Gallery Ballroom and 17th Floor Fresco Terrace offer some of Chicago’s most impressive special event spaces with stunning views of the Chicago skyline.

When it’s time to unwind, enjoy a plethora of amenities designed to make your stay seamless and comfortable. Our on-site restaurant, CBR, offers a menu of classic American dishes, craft cocktails and fine spirits in a warm and inviting setting. Escape to our urban oasis featuring an indoor heated swimming pool and spacious outdoor sundeck, or break a sweat in our state-of-the-art fitness center. No matter the reason for your visit, a memorable Chicago experience awaits.

Destination Fee

The Royal Sonesta Chicago River North charges a nightly destination fee of $28 that includes coffee and tea in the lobby each morning, premium WiFi, two bottles of water, access to the fitness center including a Peloton bike, access to the Fresco Terrace (seasonal), use of our indoor pool, use of our bicycles to explore the city (seasonal), seasonal water refresh station in the lobby and a $10 credit for use towards on-site restaurant CBR or the bodega.


Valet parking is available beginning Thursday at 12pm through Sunday at 6pm for both the hotel and CBR guests. Overnight costs are $72 with in and out privileges and $45 for 0-6 hours. There is also offsite parking available for $55 per night with in and out privileges.

Swimming Pool

Our urban oasis features a beautiful indoor heated swimming pool and a spacious outdoor sun deck for lounging.

PAWS- Pets Are Welcome At Sonesta

We love your furry friends as much as you do. Sonesta is proud to invite your pets and provide special amenities like a comfy pet bed, bowls, waterproof mats, and treats at check-in. $75 fee per stay applies.

Fitness Center

Break a sweat in our 17th-floor, state-of-the-art fitness center featuring a Peloton Bike, strength training equipment, cardio gear, yoga mats, free weights, and more.