Located in River North, Ohio House Motel is a leisurely stroll from popular sights such as Merchandise Mart and Wrigley Building. This 50-room motel welcomes guests with conveniences like a restaurant, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. It's in central Chicago and also close to John Hancock Center and Navy Pier.


Continental breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 7 AM to 10:30 AM. Grab a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant or get an energy boost at the coffee shop/café.


The 50 rooms are recently renovated and have free local calls and desks. Guests can expect free WiFi and 42-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Pillowtop beds grant a restful night's sleep, and bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs, rainfall showers, hair dryers, and free toiletries.

Property features

Guests of Ohio House Motel enjoy free WiFi in public areas, coffee in a common area, and a TV in a common area. You can put free parking to good use if you drive. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry and luggage storage. This motel also has an ATM.


  • Walking distance to Merchandise Mart and Tribune Tower
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the motel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This Chicago motel also offers multilingual staff, coffee/tea in a common area, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Ohio House Motel has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 50 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1960 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Television in common areas 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Ohio House Motel offers 50 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in June 2015.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Ohio House Motel has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 35.00 per accommodation
  • 1 per room (up to 15 lb)
  • Smoking rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 1.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 7.5 and USD 12.5 for adults, USD 7.5 and USD 12.5 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 35.00 per accommodation
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Up to 4 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in smoking rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Alcohol is not served at this property.

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