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The Blackstone, Autograph Collection

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

The selling point to our daughter in selecting this hotel was the ballroom, which is magnificent. She also sampled the food that would be offered and was convinced that she had made a great choice. She was right!!! The service, the Bridal Suite, our regular...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful hotel including ball room and reception rooms. I had a wonderful stay. On-site tapas resturand and a mini snake store. Walking distrance to parks, water front, and local Attractions. Less than an hour from O'hare airport. I didnt care since my flight was two...More

2  Thank ElviaJ
Response from Pierre-Louis G, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 5 days ago

Dear ElviaJ, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and I am thrilled to read that overall you did enjoy your stay. I did notice some areas for us to improve based on your comments, and I have reviewed your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancé and I stayed at the Blackstone Hotel this past July to see the event space for our wedding there. We coordinated with the hotel and they were very receptive to our arrival. The Valet was very helpful and quick to assist us with...More

3  Thank Derek H
Response from Pierre-Louis G, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 5 days ago

Derek, First Congratulation to you and your Fiance, such a wonderful time in life to plan for a wedding! I am thrilled to read you had such a great experience and that you were able to taste a bit of what Blackstone has to offer,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My 2nd time of staying in this hotel (1st time they were renovating and the restaurant was closed so I wrote that off to experience). The hotel is fancy enough with lots of history and a nice building with well appointed rooms. However, it failed...More

Thank register653
Response from Pierre-Louis G, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

Dear Register653, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback and I am truly sorry that we apparently disappointed you in some way. I would like to be able to discuss this directly with you, so please send me your contact information...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel itself is beautiful and the room well appointed. On the plus side, the hotels is rated fair by a labor organization and unlike many hotels in Chicago, the staff was not striking. The staff seemed stressed, however, and there were long lines everywhere....More

1  Thank skyeport
Response from Pierre-Louis G, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, skyeport. I sincerely appreciate your feedback on the mobile check-in and will share this with my team. I am terribly sorry that you had to wait so long as I agree mobile check-in is supposed to be fast and convenient....More

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The Blackstone in downtown Chicago is a storied architectural icon rooted in the city's legendary past, but newly updated to deliver a distinguished hospitality experience for today's discerning ...More traveler. Previously known as the Renaissance Blackstone, this recently revitalized destination is blooming as a point of cultural and creative discovery on the Cultural Mile. The Blackstone, where epic history meets a clever contemporary attitude. Less
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Formerly known as
Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel
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Renaissance Hotel Chicago
Renaissance Hotel Blackstone
Renaissance Chicago
Chicago Renaissance
United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
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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).
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.”
2 February 2018|
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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