THE BLACKSTONE AUTOGRAPH COLLECTION

636 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60605 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
4.0 Star Downtown Hotel in Cook County
41.87337-87.62428
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Very Good
4.5/5

Based on 2020 guest reviews

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  • 332 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 23 floors
  • Hotel has 4 suites
  • Check in: 4:00 PM
  • Check out: 12:00 PM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.3/10
  • 9 meeting rooms in property

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed Lake View WiFi Mini Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed WiFi Mini Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed WiFi Mini Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Internet Mini Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Lake View WiFi Mini Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAdvance Reservation Rate in Full (see terms) Deluxe King Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAdvance Reservation Rate in Full (see terms) Deluxe Queen Queen Guest Room 2 Queen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe King Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Queen Queen Guest Room 2 Queen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Queen Queen Larger Guest Room 2 Queen Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesGuest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesGuest Room 2 Queen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLake View Guest Room 1 King Grant Park View Lake View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLake View Queen Queen Guest Room 2 Queen Grant Park View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRomance Package (see terms) Lake View Guest Room 1 King Grant Park View Lake View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 1 King Bed Lake View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds Lake View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, 1 King or 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStay For Breakfast Rate Includes (see terms) Deluxe King Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStay For Breakfast Rate Includes (see terms) Deluxe Queen Queen Guest Room 2 Queen
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Field Museum, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, Art Institute, Grant Park, Soldier Field, Monroe Harbor, Millenium Park, Michigan Avenue Shopping, State Street Shopping

Customer Reviews of The Blackstone Autograph Collection

4.5 out of 5. Based on 2027 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Discover a legendary luxury hotel in downtown Chicago with the remarkable revival of The Blackstone, A Renaissance Hotel in Chicago, IL, which has been a favorite of movie stars, sports legends, royalty and Presidents since 1910. Meticulously restored to its original grandeur, this historic Chicago Hotel displays French Beaux-Arts architecture, highlighted by over 1,400 contemporary works of arts by local artists. Unlike any other luxury hotel in Chicago, IL, The Blackstone boasts stunning guest rooms and suites, while Mercat a la Planxa serves modern Catalan cuisine in a unique Mediterranean setting. (Mercat was named one of the top 15 new restaurants in the US by Esquire!) Host opulent affairs inside the magnificent Crystal Ballroom and marvel at 3,477 square feet of lavish Chicago hotel meeting space. A convenient location to Grant Park, Soldier Field, Art Institute of Chicago, Field Museum, and Shedd Aquarium positions this renowned Chicago Loop hotel near famous area attractions. A distinguished experience is in store at The Blackstone, A Renaissance Historic Hotel of Chicago.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:4:00 PM
Check Out:12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:23
Rooms:332
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:332
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:4
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:9 View Spaces
Meeting Space: sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
4:00 PM the day of arrival for individuals. Group cancellation policy stipulated in contract.
Nightly Parking:$47
Total Taxes:15.40%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax:16.40%
Food and Beverage Tax:11.50%
Parking Fee:67.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee:10.00 Per Item (Round Trip/optional)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee:14.95 Per Day

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health centre
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

O'Hare International - $35-45 via taxi (30-45 minutes)Midway - $25-35 via taxi (25-30 minutes)No hotel shuttle available. Airport Express offers shared rides starting at $25/person.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Full Service Starbucks on site.Full Service Restaurant serves breakfast.Room Service open for breakfast.Prices Vary

About Autograph Collection

  • Beautiful Designs with Soul
  • Each property with a unique experience
  • Great spaces for team retreats
  • Boutique independent properties

The Autograph Collection highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Blackstone a Renaissance Hotel, The Blackstone a Renaissance Hotel

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Blackstone Autograph Collection

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Blackstone Autograph Collection.

Feel free to use the The Blackstone Autograph Collection meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Chicago event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Crystal Ballroom 74 x 46 x 21 3447200/240120150959065--/--383345--
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Crystal Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3447 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
74 x 46 x 21 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
25+
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Barbershop 45 x 24 x 12 1124--/--3535242018--/--8480--
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Barbershop

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1124 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
45 x 24 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Taste 35 x 25 x 9 885--/603540252220--/--7575--
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Taste

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
885 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
35 x 25 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Photo of Taste

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