The Blackstone, Autograph Collection

636 South Michigan Avenue, Lobby entrance on East Balbo Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60605 USA
+1 312-447-0955

The Blackstone, Autograph Collection

636 South Michigan Avenue, Lobby entrance on East Balbo Avenue

Chicago, Illinois 60605 USA

Phone:+1 312-447-0955

Fax:+1 312-765-0545

Toll-free:+1 866-508-0261

Sales:+1 312-542-3432

Sales fax:+1 312-542-3444

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Car Rental

Concierge Lounge Hours

Gift/newsstand

Coffee in lobby

Coffee/tea in-room

Concierge desk

Continental breakfast, fee from: 20 USD

Foreign exchange, nearby

Housekeeping service daily

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper in lobby

Room service

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bottled water: Complimentary
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Electrical adapters
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Rollaway bed: 25.00 USD Per Room Daily
  • Safe

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate tub and shower

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV
  • Fireplace
  • Internet TV
  • Movies/videos
  • Plug In Panel
  • Wet bar

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: voice mail
  • Two-line phone
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information

Dining

Dining Services

Room service

Breakfast

Continental breakfast, fee from 20.00 USD

Tapas

Mercat a la Planxa

Take a culinary tour of Barcelona at Mercat a la Planxa, where Catalan-inspired cocktails and cuisine come to life. Whatever your pleasure, Mercat's mod-Mediterranean kitchen delivers a dose of Catalan soul straight to your table.

Open for breakfast and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +1 312-765-0524

Fitness & Recreation

Activities

Biking trail (1 mile)

Bowling (1.8 miles)

Jogging/fitness trail (1 mile)

Sailing (1 mile)

Tennis (1 mile)

Tennis (1 mile)

Bike Rentals (0.1 miles)

Fitness

Fitness center on-site

Golf

(2 miles)

Local Attractions

Grant Park

636 South Michigan Avenue

0.1 miles E from hotel

Art Institute of Chicago

111 S.Michigan Ave

0.5 miles N from hotel

John G. Shedd Aquarium

1200 S. Lake Shore Drive

0.7 miles SE from hotel

Buckingham Fountain

591 S Lakeshore Drive

0.5 miles E from hotel

Magnificent Mile

Michigan Avenue

1 mile N from hotel

Millenium Park

25 N Michigan Avenue

0.6 miles N from hotel

Adler Planetarium

1300 S. Lake Shore Drive

1 mile SE from hotel

Field Museum of Natural History

1400 S. Lake Shore Drive

0.9 miles SE from hotel

Chicago Symphony Center

220 S. Michigan Ave

0.4 miles S from hotel

Lincoln Park Zoo

2001 North Clark Street

4 miles NW from hotel

Lyric Opera

20 N. Wacker Drive, #860

1.2 miles NW from hotel

McCormick Place Convention Center

2301 S. Lake Shore Drive

1.9 miles SE from hotel

Museum of Science and Industry

5700 S. Lake Shore Drive

5 miles S from hotel

Navy Pier

600 W. Grand

2 miles NE from hotel

Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower)

233 S. Wacker Drive, #3530

0.8 miles W from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

MDW

Airport Phone: +1 773-838-0600

Hotel direction: 11.1 miles NE

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: Airport Express; fee: 22 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Estimated taxi fare: 35 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 20 USD (one way)
  • Subway service, fee: 2.25 USD (one way)
Visit MDW airport website
Driving directions

Depart on road (east) Turn right (north) onto SR-50 North/S Cicero Ave. Turn right onto ramp toward I-55 North. Merge onto I-55/Stevenson Expy N North. Take Exit 292A right toward Ryan Expy/I-90 West/Wisconsin/I-94 West. Merge onto I-90 West/I-94/Dan Ryan Expy W. Take exit 51 H right toward Eisenhower Expy/I-290 West/West Suburbs/Congress Pkwy/Chicago Loop. Merge onto I-290 East/Eisenhower Expy E. Continue east on W. Congress Pkwy. Turn right onto S. Michigan Avenue, arrive at 636 South Michigan Avenue.

Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

ORD

Airport Phone: +1 773-686-2200

Hotel direction: 19 miles SE

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: Airport Express; fee: 27 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Estimated taxi fare: 40 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 25 USD (one way)
  • Subway service, fee: 2.25 USD (one way)
Visit ORD airport website
Driving directions

Take I-190 East to I-90 East. I-90 will merge with I-94. Take I-90/94 approximately 18 miles to Congress Parkway. Exit Congress Parkway East. Drive 1/4 mile on Congress then turn right on Michigan Avenue. The hotel is 4 blocks down on Balbo and Michigan Avenue.

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Messenger service

Network/Internet printing

Overnight delivery/pickup

Post/parcel

Accessibility

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +1 312-447-0955.

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Meeting spaces and ballrooms
  • Public entrance alternative
  • Registration Desk Pathway
  • Registration desk
  • Restaurant(s)/Lounge(s)

Accessible Hotel Features

  • Service animals are welcome
  • Elevators

Guest Room Accessibility

  • Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways
  • Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Bathtub grab bars
  • Bathtub seat
  • Deadbolt locks, lowered
  • Door night guards, lowered
  • Doors with lever handles
  • Electrical outlets, lowered
  • Hearing accessible rooms and/or kits
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower wand, adjustable
  • TTY/TTD available
  • TV with close-captioning
  • Toilet seat at wheelchair height
  • Transfer shower
  • Vanities, accessible
  • Viewports, lowered
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