Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago

221 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago is a hotel wedding venue based in Chicago, Illinois. Designed by esteemed architect Jeanne Gang, this space is situated in a stunning skyscraper within the Financial District of the city. Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago is the perfect location for your dream wedding, offering a sophisticated setting with a flawless standard of service.

Facilities and Capacity

This Chicago-based wedding venue features a 28,000-square-foot event space, with a guest capacity ranging from 120 guests to 1,650 guests. Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago provides both indoor and outdoor settings for your event, boasting scenic views of Lake Michigan the Windy City skyline. The Atlantic Ballroom is perfectly suited to larger celebrations, with 20-foot windows and cathedral style ceilings that will leave your guests with unforgettable memories. In contrast, The Pacific Ballroom offers couples a luxurious setting for more intimate affairs, creating a sophisticated atmosphere for you and your guests. Both ballrooms are adjacent to an elegant foyer equipped with a built-in bar, ideally suited for a cocktail reception during your special day. There is also fully-customizable digital signage available to effortlessly add a personal touch to your event.

Services Offered

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago services a wide spectrum of wedding events including engagement parties, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, ceremonies, and receptions. The experienced team is dedicated to the development of a personal connection with you, gaining a genuine understanding of your individual style, taste, and budget, Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago allows clients to avail of an array of convenient features including setup, cleanup, and get ready rooms for your special occasion. The team also provides a selection of event items including tables, chairs, barware, flatware, and more. In addition, Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago offers 24-hour valet parking as well as a self-park garage, ensuring your total satisfaction.

Cuisine

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago provides a variety of catering services to suit your specific preferences, turning your vision into a reality. The catering team allows clients to avail of delicious hors d’ oeuvres, plated meals, skilled servers, stations, and tastings. In addition, there is an array of bar services available including:

  • Bartenders
  • Cash bar
  • Champagne toast
  • House beer
  • House liquor
  • House wine
  • Premium liquor
  • Signature drinks
  • Specialty beer
  • Specialty wine

Accommodation

This Chicago-based hotel venue provides 334 chic rooms and suites, with modern furnishings, luxurious amenities, and breathtaking views of Lakeshore East Park and Millennium Park. Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago allows clients to avail of free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, comfortable bedding, and more during their stay, ensuring their complete comfort. Guests also have the opportunity to use the hotel’s fitness center, equipped with indoor and outdoor pools, steam room, and sauna room.

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3 Reviews for Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago

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  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 5.0
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    Kate · Married on 02/11/2018

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    amazing experience from start to finish. The location is gorgeous and Mimi is delightful. The wedding was perfection

    Sent on 12/19/2017
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    Nicki · Married on 03/11/2017

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    You must work with Anita! She is wonderful. Extremely accommodating and dedicated to her clients!

    Sent on 04/18/2017

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Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 60,000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 40,000.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 1,500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 1,500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Bridal Suite, Chairs, China, Clean Up, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Server(s), Wedding Cake
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 66.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s), House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Open Bar, Specialty Beer
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue? 500
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? 2
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 3
  • Describe your venue: Ballroom, Hotel
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor, Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Elopements, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer? Accommodations, Bar Services, Cake, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Get Ready Rooms, Set Up, Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer? Cocktail Reception, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Outside Alcohol, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available? Chairs, Dance Floor, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware
  • What transportation and access is available? Valet
  • What months are included in your peak season? April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, December

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  • 221 N. Columbus Drive Chicago, IL, 60601 See on map
    312-728-8195 (Phone number)

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