Raffaello Chicago2,362 reviews#132 of 204 SaveShare 201 E Delaware Pl, Chicago, IL 60611-1713 Full viewView all photos (525)525 Traveller (510) Room & Suite (210) Dining (11) Lowest prices for your stayCheck In— / — / —Check Out— / — / —Guests1 room, 2 adults, 0 children£1,072£981View DealSAVE £91Otel.com£1,072Agoda.comRaffaello ChicagoView all 11 deals* Prices are provided by our partners, and reflect average nightly room rates, including taxes and fees that are fixed, known to our partners, and due at time of booking. Please see our partners for more details.View all 11 deals from £981MoreAbout4.0LocationCleanlinessServiceValueChicago’s only completely non-smoking 4-star boutique luxury hotel has the best location of any 4-star hotel, just steps away from Michigan Avenue in the heart of the Gold Coast. The famed Magnificent Mile, is just steps from Raffaello Hotel’s front door, as is shopping, theater, nightlife, restaurants, clubs, Navy Pier, Hancock Observatory, museums, zoos, and beaches. Amenities include breakfast room service, 24-hour business center, 24-hour fitness center, valet parking, valet laundry, mini-bars, microwaves, rain forest showerheads, flat screen TV’s, in room safes, luxurious bathrobes. Every guest room is non-smoking as are the public areas validating our claim to being Chicago’s only completely non-smoking luxury boutique 4 star hotel, just off Michigan Avenue, the Magnificent Mile. Our newest addition, Drumbar, sits atop the 18th floor. Drumbar is a multi seasonal destination with a speakeasy style inside lounge and outdoor garden terrace.Read more Full viewProperty amenitiesFitness Centre with Gym / Workout RoomBar/LoungeFree High Speed Internet (WiFi)Business Centre with Internet AccessConciergeDry CleaningLaundry ServiceMeeting roomsMultilingual StaffNon-smoking hotelWheelchair accessShow moreRoom featuresAir conditioningMicrowaveMinibarRefrigerator in roomNon-smoking roomsSuitesGood to knowHOTEL STYLEClassicQuietHOTEL CLASSLocationFull view100Great for walkersGrade: 100 out of 100138Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles54Attractionswithin 0.3 milesContact201 E Delaware Pl, Chicago, IL 60611-1713Getting thereMidway Airport10 miO'Hare Intl Airport16 miChicago8 minGrand12 minNearby restaurantsWildberry Pancakes and Cafe3 minAmericanFoodease2 minAmericanShanghai Terrace5 minChineseThe Lobby at the Peninsula Hotel5 minAmericanNearby attractionsLookingglass Theatre Company3 minTheatres360 Chicago Observation Deck2 minArchitectural BuildingsFourth Presbyterian Church3 minReligious SitesAmerican Girl Place Chicago3 minSpeciality & Gift Shops2,362Reviews525Photos29Q+A100Room tipsReviewsTraveller ratingExcellent925Good853Average321Poor153Terrible110Time of yearMar-MayJun-AugSep-NovDec-FebTraveller typeFamiliesCouplesSoloBusinessFriendsLanguageAll languages(2,362)English(2,103)Spanish(72)Chinese (Sim.)(65)More languagesFilterEnglishPopular mentionsAll reviewsdrum bardonut shopgrand suitegreat locationdonutsthe john hancock buildingthe magnificent milerooftop barwater tower placemichigan avenuetop floorthe gold coastself parkingmag milemini bartwo blockscoffee makerking bednavy pierhousekeeping staffraffaelladrumbarFollowMichelle C wrote a review Jan 2019Waterford, Michigan32 contributions9 helpful votesWe stayed at the Raffaello because we had a groupon credit that we needed to use. The location of the hotel is excellent. It was minutes away from some good restaurants, Water tower shopping center, and the Hancock building. Our room was comfortable, but provided a view of an…Read moreDate of stay: January 2019HelpfulRepostShare Response from Wayne L, General Manager at Raffaello ChicagoResponded 4 Feb 2019Dear 6MichelleC, Thank you for posting your review of the Raffaello Hotel Chicago. Thank you for mentioning our great location to Water Tower, Hancock Building and great restaurants and shopping on the Mag Mile. During your next stay, please let us know ahead of time and we can do our best to upgrade you to a room with a great view if available. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and happy you chose to stay with us. Sincerely, Wayne L General Manager Raffaello Hotel ChicagoRead moreFollowBrad M wrote a review Jan 2019Victoria, Australia124 contributions15 helpful votesI stayed here with my son for three nights and had a great time, quality room, good service and really close to the Golden Mile and many shops, restaurants and locations nearby. Can walk to the Millennium Park and other sites. The room was very comfortable and the view and…Read moreDate of stay: January 2019HelpfulRepostShare Response from Wayne L, General Manager at Raffaello ChicagoResponded 4 Feb 2019Dear bradm517, Thank you for taking time to share your review. I am glad that you and your son had a great stay. The Raffaello Hotel Chicago is perfectly situated to some of the best sites Chicago has to offer, including Millennium Park. We are well within walking distance of the famed Mag Mile, know for world class restaurants and shopping as well as great sight seeing! Thank you for your review and we look forward to your return to Chicago. Sincerely, Wayne L General Manager Raffaello Hotel ChicagoRead moreFollowzkg wrote a review Jan 2019Washington DC, District of Columbia26 contributions11 helpful votesI thought this hotel would be fine, if slightly dated, but it wasn't fine. The wait for the elevators was often very long (as other reviewers have noted) and the room we stayed at showed its age in lots of ways - holes in the carpet, bathroom tile that wasn't quite right, a…Read moreDate of stay: September 20181 Helpful voteHelpfulRepostShare Response from Wayne L, General Manager at Raffaello ChicagoResponded 4 Feb 2019Dear zkg, We appreciate your feedback and will look into your concerns immediately. We pride ourselves on our hospitality and professionalism and we would have been very happy to move you to a different room or make proper accommodations if we were aware of the issues you had during your stay. I would greatly appreciate if you could reach out to myself directly so I can learn more details about your stay. Thank you for your feedback and I hope to hear from you soon. Sincerely, Wayne L General Manager Raffaello Hotel Chicago Read moreFollowStr8poetic wrote a review Dec 201886 contributions13 helpful votesThis was a chance encounter that my wife took a chance on and it was the best price for this time of year and it put us right where we wanted to be. We were a block away from the Water Tower Center and it has tremendous shops and restaurants close. The room was spacious and it…Read moreDate of stay: December 20181 Helpful voteHelpfulRepostShare Response from Wayne L, General Manager at Raffaello ChicagoResponded 3 Jan 2019Dear Str8poetic, We greatly appreciate you review and kind comments about the Raffaello Hotel Chicago. Our location is perfect and within walking distance to world class shopping and dinning. We are also close to some of the best attractions Chicago has to offer, such as Navy Pier, the Magnificent Mile, Museum of Contemporary Art and the John Hancock Building. We are glad you loved your stay and we hope you don't wait until next December to visit us again! Again, thank you for the review and we are excited to welcome you again as a valued guest. Sincerely, Wayne L General Manager Raffaello Hotel Read moreFollowLUCTRAVELER1 wrote a review Dec 2018Gent61 contributions30 helpful votesHotel is located one block off E Michigan, aside the hangcock building. Hotel is clean and room was spacious. Staff is fiendly and helpful. No breakfast possibilities, but you are close to the watertower mall with a food court (one block away). Nothing luxury either, just a nice…Read moreDate of stay: December 2018HelpfulRepostShare Response from Wayne L, General Manager at Raffaello ChicagoResponded 7 Dec 2018Dear LUCTRAVELER1, Thank you for time in writing us a review. Thank you for the feedback on our friendly and helpful staff, location and spacious rooms. We do offer breakfast through our Room Service menu from Pelago. There are also many great breakfast spots in close proximity as well. Again, thank you for feedback and we hope to see you again in the future. Sincerely, Wayne L General Manager Raffaello Hotel Chicago/drumBARRead morePreviousNext123456…421Album CategoriesAll photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining Pool & BeachFamily and Play AreasKarlaFantastic posted a photo Jan 2016Chicago, Illinois18 contributions12 helpful votesThe hotel WROTE THEIR NAME on the comforters in black marker!1 LikePhoto provided by managementRaffaello ChicagoKing Room1 LikeEfren Aviles M. posted a photo Oct 2018Guayaquil, Ecuador714 contributions91 helpful votesRaffaello Hotel, Chicagojordansbulls posted a photo Jul 2018Houston, Texas46,333 contributions201 helpful votesLarry’s Pictures1 Likejordansbulls posted a photo Jul 2018Houston, Texas46,333 contributions201 helpful votesLarry’s PicturesPreviousNext123456…42Elisa May T asked a question Feb 2019Answer from Wayne LFeb 2019 | If using a CC, we hold $100.0 votesRobin S asked a question Apr 2018Answer from JoshuaTree2013Dec 2018 | So sorry, only saw your question now: here is what the hotel website says: . 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