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The Blackstone, Autograph Collection

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I did expect a really nice hotel as it was recommended by a Marriott employee at the Ritz Carleton. But, it was suggested because of a lower price. Really, except for the name, this place had it all. Let's start with a couple of weeks...More

2  Thank Murray300
Response from Pierre-Louis G, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded yesterday

Murray300, thank you for your detailed review. I am absolutely pleased to hear how Ricardo helped plan your Chicago activities and made your stay so memorable. I passed on your compliments to Ricardo and he was honored that you mentioned him by name. Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on Michigan Avenue across from Grant Park, this is an old Chicago hotel with history that has been renovated with class and style. A fairly small hotel, too, and spot on service by staff. Each room (and not all are huge) is well appointed....More

3  Thank joanna v
Response from Pierre-Louis G, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review! Joanna, so glad to hear you had a 5-star stay with us! We do love being close to our partner The Art Institute. Since we are a Marriott property, we do offer free internet for Marriott Rewards Members. It is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Blackstone this past weekend (a very busy weekend for the city) and was blown away! The entire hotel experience was smooth - a quick, efficient, and friendly check in, great housekeeping staff, and a lovely and spacious room! The hotel is...More

3  Thank Julia A
Response from Pierre-Louis G, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 6 days ago

Julia, thank you for your review. I am thrilled to hear you had an overall great stay with us from our fantastic staff to our great accommodations. We thank you for your business and hope to see you again when your travels bring you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I would rather stay here or the Drake than anywhere in town, and if I have a few extra minutes to get to my usual destinations I prefer the Blackstone. The location feels less-congested but still convenient than farther north, the vibe is great, the...More

3  Thank KSJGM
Response from Pierre-Louis G, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review, KSJGM! We're thrilled to be your favorite in Chicago and I'm glad to hear we have been able to accommodate and meet your expectations for your stays with us. We love our location and glad you do, too! We appreciate...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for a summer wedding. The hotel itself is beautiful from the decor in the lobby to the rooms and the ballroom. It’s very hip! Additionally, it’s in a great location as it across the street from Millenium and short walking distance from State...More

1  Thank jmlcamacho
Response from Pierre-Louis G, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 6 days ago

Hi jmlcamacho - Thank you for your detailed review. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the hotel's decor and convenient location as well as your friendly interaction with our maintenance team! I appreciate your feedback on the room service, room lighting and guest services....More

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Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Meeting Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 206 - US$ 557 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Classic Hotel in Chicago
#3 Quiet Hotel in Chicago
#104 Centrally Located Hotel in Chicago
#14 Business Hotel in Chicago
#7 Historic Hotel Hotel in Chicago
#3 Park View Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 206 - US$ 557 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Classic Hotel in Chicago
#3 Quiet Hotel in Chicago
#104 Centrally Located Hotel in Chicago
#14 Business Hotel in Chicago
#7 Historic Hotel Hotel in Chicago
#3 Park View Hotel in Chicago
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Nearby
Downtown / The Loop
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
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teresa1213
10 July 2018|
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Response from noodlehouser | Reviewed this property |
Yes...Sunday evening until Friday at noon...breakfast and evening appetizers and dessert (until 10 pm). On weekends you get a coupon valued to $15 in the restaurant (PP).
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cierasillaway1
26 June 2018|
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Response from beagle47 | Reviewed this property |
We actually received early check-in with no fee but I sense that was based partially on availability. We stayed in what might be considered “off-season.”
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mattnalex
3 February 2018|
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Response from pandbmilne | Reviewed this property |
They have a bar in the lobby and I believe there is one in the restaurant. I actually didn’t check out the ballroom but the employees are all very friendly and would probably make sure you saw it if you wanted to! Hope my... More
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"2222 is a corner with great lake and city views"
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"My sights are low so it's a luxury spot to me.They have plenty of bargain rates,too, I see."
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"Let staff know your preferences and they are very accommodating"
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"Ask for a corner hallway room to get 2 windows looking out on the city!"
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