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    The Blackstone, Autograph Collection

    636 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-1901
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    This hotel has dramatically changed following its renovation from top to bottom. Older folks who prized the former hotel environment - one of the best in Chicago - will be disappointed at the new renovation result. The lobby is filled with kitsch and uncomfortable chairs....More

    Thank Robert W
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Upon entering you are greeted immediately with the sense of old-world charm. Low lighting, art deco details, and the ornate staircases pull you in. The hotel has its own art gallery and unique, custom-curated pieces throughout the property. This hotel also houses some of the...More

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    Response from Kimberly C, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded yesterday

    Thank you, Charmaine, for taking the time to write a review of The Blackstone! I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and that you appreciated the many interesting aspects of this historic hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back. All my best, Kim...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We booked this hotel for a family celebration, and it was fantastic. The exterior is beautiful, and the renovation they did makes it light, airy and welcoming. The lobby is just the right size, and they serve drinks and nibbles right in the lobby, with...More

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    Response from Kimberly C, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded yesterday

    Thank you, thank you, thank you for your kind reamrsk and for taking the time to write a review! I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you will come back soon! Please let me know! All my best, Kim C...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Stayed from Dec 7-9, 2017, but should have stayed at our go to hotel, the Chicago Athletic Association. Aesthetically, Blackstone is a beautiful hotel, but pretty much a mute point after multiple interactions with an indifferent and arrogant staff. Seemed to have trouble with basic...More

    Thank Daniel R
    Response from Kimberly C, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded yesterday

    I am so sorry, Daniel, for the multiple issues you experienced during your recent stay at The Blackstone. Please know that the team and I have met to discuss this situation and are following up to insure that similar things do not recur in the...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked the Blackstone thru Travel Zoo in early December. This hotel has been totally renovated since our stay a few years ago. We were given a lake side view on the 18th floor. It was our best view ever of any hotel in Chicago....More

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    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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    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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    Age should not be a question when you check in. You should be fine.
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