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    The Blackstone, Autograph Collection

    636 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-1901
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    Reviewed 27 May 2016

    I've been here many times and it has definitely improved over time. I like the location outside of the loop and across from the Park. Close for McCormick Place as well. The rooms are large and nicely done. There is a big work-space, dresser and...More

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    Response from DNui2015, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 3 June 2016

    ALEX P You have described our amenities so well and as a lifetime Platinum member, we appreciate your comments. Your feedback is important to us and the special attention you deserve. Thank you for praising Tekita and Vino. They are truly the heart of concierge...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

    The Blackstone is a refurbished luxury hotel from the 1920s that has hosted 12 US Presidents over the years. It oozes history and you realize you are staying somewhere different as soon as you enter the lobby. With updated rooms, it is a perfect blend...More

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    Response from DNui2015, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 3 June 2016

    Isukikr As an avid history buff you share the pride in our wonderfully preserved hotel with its modern yet respectful architectural ambiance. We are centrally located to all the nearby venues of interest. Thank you for recommending us and we look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    The hotel is nicely located close to attractions and restaurants. It is also a short ride from the shopping district and Magnificent Mile. The rooms are beautiful and very clean and spacious. I loved the mirror TV in the bathroom. The staff at the Hubbard...More

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    Response from DNui2015, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 23 May 2016

    Adis M Yes! Our rooms and our location are beautiful! We are located near many attractions. But the most gratifying message is our associates make the stay at The Blackstone memorable. Thank you for mentioning both Norma and Tekita. Both ladies have been with us...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    I stayed here by myself in early April, my first time in Chicago. Hotel staff were very nice; I had called a week prior to get my name on their list for possible early check-in/late check-out, and when I called the hotel after my plane...More

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    Response from DNui2015, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 23 May 2016

    BTWtravel Your week with us and your advice for local travel is amazing for our TripAdvisor members. We are particularly pleased to read that you encountered many customer services engagements which were so positive -- from the pre-arrival, to arrival, and your experience with our...More

    Reviewed 19 May 2016

    Booked this hotel because of a convention in the hotel next door. This was a good stay and a nice hotel overall. Nothing amazing for me. Just a soft pillow and a clean hotel room! I will say that having a Starbucks in the lobby...More

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    Response from DNui2015, General Manager at The Blackstone, Autograph CollectionResponded 22 May 2016

    AnW520 Thank you for choosing us during your convention. We hope that you will return on another trip either for business or leisure and enjoy our on property Starbucks! Best regards, Dene Nui

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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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    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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