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Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel

#37 of 188 Hotels in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
06/06/2017 07/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel combines antique details with modern rooms. It has been beautifully renovated but was able to keep it's old charm. Across the street from the parks and close to many attractions. Comfortable rooms and big beautiful bathroom. The only reason I'm not giving 5 "stars" is because my room faces an office building, so unless I keep the blackout...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I enjoyed 5 nights at this hotel Easter weekend. Our room had a fantastic view of Grant Park, the waterfront, Buckingham Fountain, Navy Pier, and the Art Institute. The room was clean, had a large bathroom with Aveda bath products, refrigerator, coffee maker, and a very comfortable bed. We booked with an incredible deal from Travelzoo that...

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Pemba, Mozambique
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Located just across the street from the Great Lakes, the Renaissance Blackstone Hotel should have rated higher. With a definite distinctive historic flare, much of the hotel needs updating. The lobby is beautifully decorated, but small and packed with people. The suite was also small with furniture transported through time from the 1950's, probably waiting on the slow elevators. However,...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved my stay here. The lobby had a nice feel to it and staff were friendly and efficient. The old elevators were an added bonus to the ambiance. The gym was great with plenty of equipment and a great view. Location was perfect for an early morning jog along the lake. Our room was perfect - simple but well decorated....

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Rockford, Illinois
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed for the Cubs Yankees series. Very accommodating, I checked in prior to the 1pm game and they were able to give me a room early. Front desk staff was helpful. Room was nice. Only downside was in the morning I could hear the train across from our room outside. Fridge and in room coffee was great! Housekeeping staff was...

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Elk Grove Village, Illinois
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed on a recent Saturday night in a beautiful modern room. Upon check in, the staff was so courteous and helpful. We took advantage of the bar at Mercat for a pre-evening cocktail and an appetizer. Our server and bartender were very attentive, despite having a sizable afternoon crowd due to a wedding on site and the horrible weather...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This boutique Hotel is my favorite of ALL the hotels in the Downtown area of Chicago. I feel a GREAT VIBE upon entering the lobby. Check In is quick, the staff could not be more pleasant and courteous! Any lobby with a free Billiards table, you know the Hotel HAS TO BE A COOL PLACE TO STAY. They enjoy afternoon...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The front desk was nearing completion of renovations yet remain quiet. The Club Lounge is on the Concourse (lower) level. Didn't make it to breakfast but evening munchies were great with plenty of choices for drinks. Oh and brownies! Vino will take good care of you. Quiet room at the end of the hall (2005). No view but my conference...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the pleasure of staying at the Blackstone. The hotel lobby is a beautiful historic gem. The front desk was super helpful and got me a last minute reservation at Mercat (the restaurant in the hotel). My room was nice (recently renovated) great views of Grant Park - the bathroom was spacious with finely appointed amenities.

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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited friends in the Chicago area last fall. We stayed with them just outside of the city for most of the trip, but decided to splurge on a group date night in the city, going to dinner and a Second City show, and got rooms here. We couldn't have picked a better location for exploring, and...

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Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a good starting point to sample the city's energy and flavor. This central business district boasts Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of the most iconic landmarks in the city. A stunning skyline coupled with cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago present a Downtown where work and play peacefully coexist.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rediscover a legend with the revival of historic Blackstone, A Renaissance Hotel in Chicago! Meticulously restored to its original grandeur, the acclaimed Blackstone Hotel is back with 332 unique and luxurious guestrooms. Once hailed as "the premier hotel of Chicago" and the "Hotel of Presidents, the staff is eager to welcome you back to this Landmark, and share a story or two with you from our rich history. What will be your story? The Blackstone. How Chicago. Legendary. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel

Address: 636 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-1901 (Formerly The Blackstone A Renaissance Hotel)
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Price Range: ₹ 14,734 - ₹ 30,567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 332
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Also Known As:
Renaissance Hotel Chicago
Renaissance Hotel Blackstone
Renaissance Chicago
Chicago Renaissance
Hotel Style:
#18 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#25 Business Hotel in Chicago
#26 Luxury Hotel in Chicago
#36 Family Hotel in Chicago
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“Make sure to ask for a room with a view to the street.”
P7274DQfernandoa, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the North and East sides greatest views.”
712grants, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“ask for a park view”
Declan524, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room on the southeast corner on an upper floor for great views.”
david92130, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“Higher Floor - great view”
812edp, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
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