The Blackstone Autograph Collection
4 stars

The Blackstone Autograph Collection

636 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605, United States
+1 312 447 0955
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$102
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8.5
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based on 478 reviews

The Blackstone Autograph Collection
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About The Blackstone Autograph Collection

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The Windy City is a favorite among travelers. When travelers start their trip in Chicago, they will need to focus on finding lodging. One of the most popular stops in the area is the Blackstone, Autograph Collection in the heart of downtown Chicago. This hotel features views of Lake Michigan and Grant Park. It has a fitness center, concierge, 335 rooms, meeting spaces, fitness center, business center, ATM, pet-friendly rooms, and ice machines.

The guest rooms feature WiFi, comfortable rooms, mini fridge, air conditioning, alarm clock, coffee and tea maker, iron, in-room safe, flat- screen television with cable and Internet TV, fireplace, wet bar, bathrobe, and hairdryer. Dining located on-site is Mercat a la Planxa, Timothy’s Hutch, and Market by Blackstone.

When guests of the hotel are ready to get out and about, they can visit Grant Park, John G. Shedd Aquarium, Buckingham Fountain, Magnificent Mile, Adler Planetarium, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Lincoln Park Zoo, Lyric Opera, and Willis Tower. The exploring will take a lot of their days while they are here in Chicago. Guests of the hotel will get a true Chicago experience when they visit these areas!

Booking a room is as easy as pie here. This is a popular place for travelers, so it is key to book in advance. If guests have any questions about their stay, the staff is friendly and courteous and can answer all of the questions they may have about the hotel and the Chicago area. Once guests have stayed here, they always find their way back.

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King room
1 king bed
1 king bed
bed type unknown
Double room
1 king bed
1 king bed
Queen room
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
Executive room
1 king bed
bed type unknown
Standard room
bed type unknown
bed type unknown
1 king bed

*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night, not including taxes and fees

Amenities at The Blackstone Autograph Collection

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking
  • Business center
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Adapted bath
  • No smoking

General

  • Executive lounge access
  • Family rooms
  • Sofa
  • Lake view
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Storage available

Basics

  • Internet
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Streaming service

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Dining

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Valet parking

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Evening entertainment
  • Pool table

Spa

  • Massage
  • Spa

Bedroom

  • Alarm clock

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Fitness

  • Fitness center

Reviews of The Blackstone Autograph Collection

All reviews are collected from real users with a verified booking made with KAYAK or one of our trusted external partners.

8.5
Very goodBased on 478 verified guest reviews
8.6Friends
8.6Couples
8.6Families
8.0Solo

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9.7 Wonderful
Pros:Wet Art Deco feel, check in was smooth and service with a smile.
Cons:TV didn’t work
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:The breakfast buffet was the best and very reasonably priced. All staff were extremely helpful.
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4.8 Mediocre
Pros:Rooms are pretty clean and comfort
Cons:Staff was really bad, they treat you in a bad way, they didnt provide any help, they charge you for everything. I asked for a double bed room and they charged me extra 20$ even I requested the room weeks ago, Internet isnt free and is really expensive.
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9.4 Wonderful
Pros:Staff promptly covered our mistake of a missing room with a walk-in and helped the family stay together during the vacations!
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:For Chicago Michigan Avenue, the price is good for quality, clean rooms. Yes the room is small but very functional. Large bathrooms and plenty of storage.
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9.1 Wonderful
Pros:Great location and valet parking is great after long drive
Cons:"Historic " structure inside
D
8.6 Very good
Pros:The room we had was amazing. The view was amazing. The hotel itself was amazing.
Cons:The lady who checked us in was very very rude, we booked 2 double beds a month I'm advance and she leads to tell me that we did not. We told her that we wanted 2 queen beds and she lies and says there aren't any rooms available with the bed arrangement we want. When I pull out the paper and show her the we had 2 queen beds, she goes to talk to another person and than a room that fits what we wanted magically appears. Other than this ridiculous incident all of the other staff was very very nice. Avoid checking in with the African-American girl with braces.
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7.6 Good
Pros:The room was comfortable and updated. There was an employee who listened to me (Iesha) and displayed professionalism and good customer service when there was a HUGE error in the room reservation on the part of Kayak/Get a Room. Lobby was inviting,
Cons:The hotel forced me to upgrade my room and pay more per night due to the reservation made through Kayak/Get a Room which did not secure 2 double beds for 4 people. They contract with Kayak but you still need to call the hotel directly to be sure you are receiving the room you requested. Does not make sense to contract if you still need to call them directly. They did not clean the room during the stay unless asked directly.
R
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Great location, clean room, friendly service
Cons:Food service only began at 6am.
S
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:The hotel was fantastic as well as the staff.It was clean and the bed was extremely comfortable. Great recommendations for activities and food. We had the the tasting menu at Mercat restaurant and had some of the best food we ever tasted. We will definitely be staying here the next visit to Chicago!

Location

636 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605

What's nearby

  • Grant Park359 yd
  • Symphony Center0.4 mi
  • Art Institute of Chicago0.4 mi
  • Field Museum0.6 mi
  • Cloud Gate0.6 mi
  • Millennium Park0.7 mi
  • Shedd Aquarium0.7 mi
  • Willis Tower0.7 mi
  • Chicago Cultural Center0.7 mi
  • Chicago Theater0.9 mi
  • Chicago Lakefront Trail1 mi
  • Adler Planetarium1 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about The Blackstone Autograph Collection

Low season

December

High season

October

Average price (weeknight)

$186

Average price (weekend night)

$195
Cheapest month to stay with an average 36% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 394% rise in price.
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When to book a room at The Blackstone Autograph Collection

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Top tips for your stay at The Blackstone Autograph Collection

  • If you’re after a cheap room at The Blackstone Autograph Collection, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in December and January.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at The Blackstone Autograph Collection, plan to stay on a Monday or Saturday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at The Blackstone Autograph Collection was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $145, while the most expensive was $208.
  • How long should you stay at The Blackstone Autograph Collection? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at The Blackstone Autograph Collection

  • Does The Blackstone Autograph Collection have an onsite restaurant?

    The Blackstone Autograph Collection boasts an exceptional onsite restaurant, Mercat a la planxa, which offers vibrant flavors of Catalan-inspired cocktails and cuisine. Mercat offers an immersive dining experience, fusing fresh meats and produce with the lively essence of a Barcelona market. Whether you're seeking a memorable corporate function venue, a rehearsal dinner location, or an intimate gathering space for friends and family, Mercat has everything – from versatile spaces to delectable cuisine. Operating hours cater to various dining preferences Monday to Friday from 5 pm to 10 pm and 7:30 am to 1:30 pm on Saturdays and Sundays, along with dinner service from 5 pm to 10 pm.

  • Which business facilities does The Blackstone Autograph Collection offer?

    The Blackstone Autograph Collection provides business travelers with comprehensive amenities tailored to meet their professional needs. The hotel offers a fully-equipped business center with computers, fax, and photocopying services for those seeking a productive workspace. Additionally, there are nine versatile event rooms, including the expansive Crystal Ballroom spanning 3,400-square-feet, ideal for conferences and gatherings. The hotel's concierge services ensure that all business-related requests are met seamlessly. State-of-the-art audiovisual services are available in each event space, guaranteeing that your presentations and meetings run smoothly.

  • What are some family-friendly amenities at The Blackstone Autograph Collection?

    The Blackstone Autograph Collection offers several amenities suitable for families. A 24-hour front desk is available to address concerns and requests anytime. Family rooms provide extra space for quality time together. Cribs and baby cots are offered for those traveling with infants or small children. The hotel enforces a strict no-smoking policy to maintain a healthy environment for all guests. Flat-screen TVs with streaming services are available for entertainment in the rooms. Room service is available for dining convenience. CCTV cameras are installed in common areas to enhance security during your stay.

  • What services are offered at The Blackstone Autograph Collection's spa?

    The Blackstone Autograph Collection caters to your wellness needs with Leaf Spa In-Room Wellness Journeys. Designed to bring balance and relaxation during your stay, these services allow you to rejuvenate in the comfort of your room. The spa offers a variety of massages, including "Unwind" for muscle relaxation with long kneading strokes, "Depth" for tension relief, and "Co-Exist" for couples looking to align their energy together. Enhancements such as the hand and foot reviver, scalp rejuvenation, and back reviver are available to enhance your spa experience. Additionally, Knesko masks are offered for the face, eyes, and lips, providing a soothing and refreshing touch.

  • What's the best room to stay in at The Blackstone Autograph Collection?

    One of the top choices for a comfortable stay at The Blackstone Autograph Collection is the Guest Room with 1 King bed. This well-appointed room offers stunning city views and provides 395-square-feet for your comfort. The room features a luxurious king-size bed, ensuring a restful night's sleep. The marble bathroom has modern amenities, including a comfortable hairdryer and plush robes. For those who need to catch up on work or stay connected, the room includes a working desk with data and electrical outlets. Entertainment is at your fingertips with a 50-inch flat-screen TV with plug-in options, high-tech features, and premium movie channels.

  • Where is The Blackstone Autograph Collection located?

    The Blackstone Autograph Collection is located at 636 South Michigan Avenue in Loop, 0.2 miles from the center of Chicago. Grant Park is the closest landmark to The Blackstone Autograph Collection.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Blackstone Autograph Collection?

    Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at The Blackstone Autograph Collection.

  • How far is The Blackstone Autograph Collection from the airport?

    The Blackstone Autograph Collection is 8.4 miles from Chicago Midway.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Blackstone Autograph Collection hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Blackstone Autograph Collection in Chicago and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Blackstone Autograph Collection and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Blackstone Autograph Collection.

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