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Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel

  • 636 S. Michigan Ave. Map It
  • Grande Dame

Pros

  • Great location
  • Close to Museum Campus and theater district

Cons

  • Lobby can be a bit dark, and its decor a bit too ornate

Updated 06/11/2013

Fodor's Review

The lobby of this classic hotel has gold-trimmed walls, a gold sofa, and modern flower arrangements that make it an unusual mix of old and new; the guest rooms are simple and elegant, with enough modern flair to feel updated yet still give a sense of the past. There's an in-house Starbucks and the popular Mercat a la Planxa tapas restaurant and bar. Ask about the hotel's storied past; presidents as well as mob bosses have stayed here.

Hotel Information

Address:

636 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Illinois, 60605, United States

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Phone:

312-447–0955; 888-236–2427

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 328 rooms, 4 suites
  • No meals; Some meals

Updated 06/11/2013

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