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    The Blackstone, Autograph Collection

    636 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-1901
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    Reviewed yesterday

    For several years, I have made a number of trips to Chicago, and I always try to stay in The Blackstone. It changed ownership recently (from Renaissance to Marriott) but it continues to be an outstanding property. I miss having the pool table in the...More

    1  Thank Cindy D
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We as a family came up and stayed in The Black Stone and had a great experience! The location is perfect and easy to get to and from, the rooms were gorgeous, and James at the front desk really went out of his way to...More

    Thank jmcnelis14
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I have mixed feelings about this hotel. Loved the quirkiness of the decor (original art!) and the attentive staff, but I wasn't a fan of the very crowded concierge lounge in the basement and found the hors d'oeuvres menu really limited in comparison to similar...More

    Thank GamecockGirl
    Response from Kimberly C, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 6 days ago

    Hello, GamecockGirl, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. I am so sorry that you found our new Concierge Lounge to be crowded - I will reach out to find out what date you were here, but surprised you found...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This used to be a very nice hotel when it was branded as the Renaissance Blackstone. We have very fond memories of the Renaissance, including watching the Chicago Marathon on a warm day. The Renaissance had a nice club lounge on the 23rd Floor with...More

    4  Thank Multi-nationl
    Response from Kimberly C, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much, Multi-national, for taking the time to write a review. I am sorry that you did not enjoy the changes that we made to the hotel after our recent transition from Renaissance to Autograph Collection. I am pleased, though, that you found...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed here at New Years for two nights. Ran out of toothpaste and asked front desk if they had any. They said they were out but would get some and send it up to the room. The never did. I wouldn’t have gone to a...More

    1  Thank Explorer126
    Response from Kimberly C, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

    Hello, Exploreer126, I am so very sorry for the inconvenience you experienced during your recent stay at The Blackstone. This sounds like someone totally dropped the ball which is not indicative of the type of service we generally provide. Please accept our apologies. I hope,...More

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    • Banquet Room
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$138 - US$391 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #18 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
    • #25 Business Hotel in Chicago
    • #27 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
    • #31 Family Hotel in Chicago
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    • Number of rooms
    • 335
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Illinois >
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    • Downtown / The Loop
    • Also Known As
    • Renaissance Hotel Chicago ,
    • Renaissance Hotel Blackstone ,
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    • Chicago Renaissance
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    chloernorth
    29 October 2017|
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    Response from marialM3280HR | Reviewed this property |
    No - there is no airport shuttle from the hotel. We took a taxi which was really expensive so be sure to agree the price with the driver! Uber could be an alternative! There is also a Train (slow) from the airport but we... More
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    19 October 2017|
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    Response from Kimberly C | Property representative |
    Hello, Yes, our lounge is called the 1600 Club. The artwork is inspired by Presidents since we were known as the Hotel of Presidents. It is open Sunday evening through Friday breakfast. Hope to see you soon. Kim
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    Response from Lynsey O | Reviewed this property |
    Age should not be a question when you check in. You should be fine.
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    "Get a high floor. I had room 1924. It was a king room overlooking Lake Michigan."
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    "I received an excellent deal with AAA and ended up with a beautiful view on the 8th floor."
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    "We preferred the lake view, but the rooms with no view are larger."
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