Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel

ex. The Blackstone A Renaissance Hotel

636 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605  show map
 4 stars
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Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel

Paid Wi-Fi

USD 14.95 per day

Parking

USD 69 per hour

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Spa center

Editorial review:

This hotel has been frequented by celebrities and presidents and has a classic architecture with contemporary elements. The rooms have diverse furniture and decorations, flat-screen TVs, and internet access and on the 23rd floor there's a lounge, two private boardrooms, and luxury suites with views of Lake Michigan.

Verified Reviews:

  • Room also had a mini fridge and coffee machine - Hotel is a bit lonely at night - Bathroom was wonderful
  • Shower with fair water pressure - Bed very comfortable - A fireplace/lounge area in the lobby
  • Few blocks away from both chicago union station - Tapas bar in the hotel was pleasant - Excellent staff
  • Hotel gym was large - Lobby is beautiful - They did provide free internet - Shampoo, etc. is aveda
  • Beds were soft and there were too many pillows - Very clean room - Newly refurbished, modern furniture

Overview

The 4-star Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel boasts close proximity to Navy Pier just 2.6 km away. Featuring French architecture, Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel was renovated in 2008.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. There are an oceanarium, a stadium and restaurants in the area.

Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel is set close to a college, a theater and a museum as well as Cloud Gate, which is 1050 meters away.

Guests will find LaSalle \"L\" (Blue Line) subway station near this unique hotel. Fast access to Midway airport within 15 km is provided.

Rooms

The 23-story Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel offers 332 rooms that come with high-speed internet, a safe, a seating area, a sofa and a fireplace as well as marble bathrooms. Guests will admire views across Lake Michigan from the rooms. For more comfort a hairdryer, a sink and toiletries are provided.

Eat & Drink

The hotel features an in-house restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine. Serving both food and drinks, Buddy Guy's Legends and Mercat a la Planxa are situated around 50 meters from the property.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel provides computers, a conference room and printers along with newspaper service, wake up service and shopping service.

Relax

A tennis court and a golf course are available at the hotel. Featuring cardiovascular equipment, a fitness centre and a jogging trail, Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel also offers lawn tennis, volleyball and cycling and other on-site activities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at USD 14.95 per day.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 69 per hour.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   23.  Number of rooms:   332.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Sun loungers
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa center
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Lake view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Voice mail
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 4 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
One child
3 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed USD 25
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel Chicago location
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Hotel Address:

636 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605

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City Center
  • Chicago
    700 m
Airports
  • Midway (MDW)
    14.4 km
  • Chicago O'hare International (ORD)
    26.0 km
Train Stations
  • Van Buren Street Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Mercat a la Planxa (cuisine: Spanish)
    20 m
  • Kitty O'Sheas (cuisine: Irish)
    90 m
Parks
  • Grant Park
    580 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    950 m
  • Ohio Street Beach
    2.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    23
  • Number of rooms:
    332

Rooms and availability

Club Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Club Room

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Queen Room
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
Room Description:

Standard|Room with 2 double beds - Lake view

Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
King Room
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Dining:Mini-refrigerator
Club Level King Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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Luxury Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Double beds

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room

Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Auditorium Theatre200 m

Shopping areas

  • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies100 m

Museums

  • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies100 m
  • Bariff Shop For Judaica100 m
  • Museum of Contemporary Photography100 m
  • Bella Voce300 m
  • Chicago Music Alliance300 m
  • American Composers Forum300 m

Parks

  • Burnham Park400 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Liberal Education100 m
  • Film and Video100 m
  • Undergraduate Admissions100 m
  • English Department100 m
  • Brandeis University100 m
  • Management100 m
  • Center For Psychoanalytic100 m
  • Television Dept100 m
  • Columbia College100 m
  • Columbia College-Science/math100 m
  • Columbia College-Academic Comp100 m
  • Columbia College-Radio Dept200 m
  • American Floral Art School200 m
  • East-West University200 m
  • College of Arts and Sciences300 m
  • Roosevelt University300 m
  • Chicago College Prfrmng Arts300 m
  • Music Department300 m
  • Harrington Institute-Interior300 m
  • Columbia College Theatre Music400 m

College Campuses

  • Robert Morris University Chicago300 m

Local attractions

  • Adler Planetarium1.6 km
    1300 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
  • Marina City1.7 km
    300 N. State St., Chicago
  • 333 West Wacker Drive1.7 km
    333 W. Wacker Dr., Chicago
  • Windy City DIvers1.7 km
    N.E. corner of Burnham Harbor, 1362 S. Linn White Dr, Chicago
  • Michigan Avenue Bridge1.7 km
    Michigan Ave., Chicago

Near the hotel

  • Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies80 m
    610 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
  • The Loop240 m
    701 South State State, Chicago
  • Willow Creek Chicago290 m
    Auditorium Theatre, Michigan Ave. at Congress Parkway, Chicago
  • Harold Washington Library Center400 m
    400 South State Street, Chicago
  • Museum of Contemporary Photography140 m
    Columbia College, Chicago
  • Auditorium Theatre280 m
    50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago
  • Fine Arts Building340 m
    410 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago

Restaurants nearby

  • Mercat a la Planxa20 m

    Address: 638 South Michigan Avenue
    Phone: 312-765-0524

    75% likes this, based on 300 reviews
    Cuisine: Spanish
    Price Range: INR 2 128 - INR 3 353

  • Buddy Guy's Legends120 m

    Address: 700 S Wabash Ave
    Phone: 312-427-1190

    73% likes this, based on 182 reviews
    Cuisine: Cajun & Creole
    Price Range: INR 1 096 - INR 1 418

  • Thai Spoon120 m

    Address: 632 S Wabash Ave
    Phone: (312) 427-9470

    66% likes this, based on 35 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Kitty O'Sheas90 m

    Address: 720 S Michigan Ave
    Phone: 312-922-4400

    62% likes this, based on 204 reviews
    Cuisine: Irish
    Price Range: INR 0 - INR 1 289

  • 720 South Bar90 m

    Address: 720 South Michigan Avenue
    Phone: 312 922-4400

    68% likes this, based on 33 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: INR 2 063 - INR 2 063

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    23
  • Number of rooms:
    332
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Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel

Average guest rating

8.8out of 10
Superb
Based on 24 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
9.0
Rooms
9.7
Service
10.0
Value
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We appreciated the helpful, friendly staff. The hotel decor was a very tasteful blend of old luxury and new contemporary.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The hotel has a cozy feeling. Warm staff and great location and the price is reasonable.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    the fact that is a historic hotel. The building is impressive. Our room was very comfortable. We enjoyed our stay.

    Though the building is historic, I thought some of the decor in the lobby is too modern, The large round ceiling lights, and the carpet was loud and distracting.

  • Single
    9.2

    Good service and comfortable pillows/bed

  • Single
    9.2

    Good service and comfortable pillows/bed

How to reach hotel

hotel Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel Chicago location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

636 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, United States, 60605

Get directions
City Center
  • Chicago
    700 m
Airports
  • Midway (MDW)
    14.4 km
  • Chicago O'hare International (ORD)
    26.0 km
Train Stations
  • Van Buren Street Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • LaSalle "L" Station (Blue Line)
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Mercat a la Planxa (cuisine: Spanish)
    20 m
  • Kitty O'Sheas (cuisine: Irish)
    90 m
Parks
  • Grant Park
    580 m
Beaches
  • North Avenue Beach
    950 m
  • Ohio Street Beach
    2.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    23
  • Number of rooms:
    332