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Hotel Blake Chicago

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Huron, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel staff was exceptionally professional and personable from Tom at the front desk to the valets, Michael and "Showtime" to the cleaning staff. Downtown sights are within walking distance. The rooms are spacious and well appointed.

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Muscatine, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One bedroom with a view of the city. Great location. We used our Bluegreen membership points. Restaurants near by. Always have three staff members at your service. Bell man is extremely helpful and knowledgeable of the area. Parking is expensive. Food at onsite restaurant is excellent. Staff was polite and professional.

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My daughter and I recently traveled to Chicago for a couple of college visits and stayed at the Hotel Blake. Our room and bathroom were both surprisingly large, which we really enjoyed. We also found the employees at Hotel Blake to be very kind, helpful, and friendly. The hotel is close to the CTA (train) station, and there are several...

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Bregenz, Austria
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

My Girlfriend and me had a wonderful time at Blake in Chicago. Rooms were spacious and tidy, staff was friendly and funny (especially Showtime) and the location is perfect, right in the heart of chicago. If you are looking for an inexpensive stay, look no further.

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Rachel D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Blake Chicago, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, Simon! We are glad to hear that you and your girlfriend had an awesome stay at the Hotel Blake! I will be sure to pass on your kind compliments about our staff. We hope to see you again! Warm Regards, Rachel Dobrowski Guest Services Manager rachel.dobrowski@bluegreenvacations.com

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel is in a great location, quickly accessible from the highway and walking distance from the millenium park. Rooms were clean and spacious, however starting to get old. Staff was very nice and helping. Had an issue in my room with plumbing and a solution has been found very quickly. Good option if you want to stay away from the...

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Rachel D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Blake Chicago, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! I'm happy to hear our staff provided you with excellent service and was able to resolve the plumbing issue promptly. We hope to see you again! Warm Regards, Rachel Dobrowski Guest Services Manager rachel.dobrowski@bluegreenvacations.com

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wonderful hotel in nice location. Our room was clean and well appointed. Hotel staff were very friendly, especially the front desk(Gary) and the doorman/bellman. Jesse was very helpful upon our arrival, telling us about the hotel, room and the surrounding area. Plenty of places to eat near hotel.

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Rachel D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Blake Chicago, responded to this review

Thanks for the awesome review, Joe! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our wonderful staff. I will be sure to pass on your kind compliments. We hope to see you on your next visit to Chicago! Warm Regards, Rachel Dobrowski Guest Services Manager rachel.dobrowski@bluegreenvacations.com

Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I just spent the weekend in Chicago for our wedding anniversary. For the 2nd year in a row we chose to stay at The Blake. We were very happy with our accommodations and the service last year so we decided to return there. I had called ahead and asked for a quiet room away from the elevators...

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Rachel D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Blake Chicago, responded to this review

Thanks for the awesome review, Eileen! We are so happy to hear that we made your anniversary one to remember. I will pass your kind compliments on to our staff and doormen. We hope to see you again for the next anniversary! Warm Regards, Rachel Dobrowski Guest Services Manager rachel.dobrowski@bluegreenvacations.com

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great location, large room and wonderful, helpful staff. We had a great time and will definitely be back!! Porter was exceptional. (Michael M. I believe was his name) Hotel was very clean and updated also.

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Rachel D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Blake Chicago, responded to this review

Thanks for the awesome review, Karrie! We are happy to hear that you had a great time and I will be sure to let Michael know that he made your stay exceptional! We hope to see you again soon! Warm Regards, Rachel Dobrowski Guest Services Manager rachel.dobrowski@bluegreenvacations.com

Akron, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 2 nights so we could visit Columbia College and explore Chicago. Because Hotel Blake is away from all the bustle of Magnificent Mile it was a bargain. It's so easy to get around Chicago on the trains and buses you shouldn't be afraid to be a little out of the way. Parking was $25 less a night too.

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Rachel D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Blake Chicago, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, Jennifer! We are pleased to hear you enjoyed our location and your stay with us! We hope to see you again! Warm Regards, Rachel Dobrowski Guest Services Manager rachel.dobrowski@bluegreenvacations.com

Decatur, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second time staying at HB and it was even better than the first! The staff was amazing and accommodating. The hotel is situated right downtown and within walking distance to great dining and shopping options! Will definitely be back!

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Rachel D, Front Office Manager at Hotel Blake Chicago, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are very happy to hear that we made your second visit to Chicago even better than the first! We hope to see you again for your third trip! Warm Regards, Rachel Dobrowski Guest Services Manager rachel.dobrowski@bluegreenvacations.com

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Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a good starting point to sample the city's energy and flavor. This central business district boasts Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of the most iconic landmarks in the city. A stunning skyline coupled with cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago present a Downtown where work and play peacefully coexist.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Indulge in Hotel Blake, a landmark of luxury in one of downtown Chicago’s most vibrant neighborhoods, Printers Row. In walking distance to shopping, Millenium Park, Soldier Field, Willis Tower and many other cultural places, The Hotel Blake Chicago offers a robust taste of Chicago’s rich culture and diversity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Blake Chicago

Address: 500 S Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60605 (Formerly Wyndham Blake Chicago)
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Downtown / The Loop
Price Range: $151 - $441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Blake Chicago 3.5*
Number of rooms: 150
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Also Known As:
Wyndham Blake Chicago Hotel Chicago
Blake Hotel Chicago
Blake Motel Chicago
Hotel Style:
#22 Green Hotel in Chicago
#32 Family Hotel in Chicago
#34 Romantic Hotel in Chicago
#55 Business Hotel in Chicago
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“Be sure to ask for a room facing the street.”
 of 5 bubbles paulbX132XC, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Quiet rooms will face away from the street”
 of 5 bubbles Arnaud7784, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Right near Columbia, DePaul, and Roosevelt Universities. Easy train ride uptown and way less money than uptown”
 of 5 bubbles N1593PLjenniferm, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get a courner King room. It's huge! ”
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“Higher floor and corner is the best.”
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