Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, pillow-top beds, in-room safe

Overview of Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

3.5 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
Map
500 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL, 60605

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGrant Park7 min walk
  • Popular LocationWillis Tower12 min walk
  • Popular LocationMillennium Park14 min walk
  • AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)24 min drive

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About this area

Chicago

Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is located in Downtown Chicago, a neighbourhood in Chicago, and is near a metro station. Old Colony Building and Chicago Board of Trade Building are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Grant Park. Check out an event or a game at Soldier Field, and consider making time for Navy Pier, a top attraction not to be missed. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

What's nearby

  • Pontiac Building - 1 min walk
  • Old Colony Building - 3 min walk
  • Grant Park - 7 min walk
  • Willis Tower - 12 min walk
  • Millennium Park - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Harrison Station - 3 min walk
  • Chicago Van Buren Street Station - 8 min walk
  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - 24 min drive

Restaurants

  • Kasey's Tavern - 2 min walk
  • Panera Bread - 3 min walk
  • Dollop Coffee Company - 3 min walk
  • Flaco's Tacos - 3 min walk
  • Brando’s Speakeasy - 3 min walk

About this property

Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

Beaux Arts Chicago hotel in Downtown Chicago, walk to Grant Park
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a 24-hour fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business centre, a coffee shop/cafe and valet parking.
Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member offers 41 accommodations with iPod docking stations and a safe. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre.

Languages spoken

English, Filipino, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking on site (USD 55 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–1:00 PM: USD 10-30 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • Meli Cafe

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Renovated entire property – October 2020
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 55 per night (in/out privileges)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

A car is not required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Blake Chicago
Blake Hotel
Hotel Blake
Hotel Blake Chicago
Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member Hotel
Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member Chicago
Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member Hotel Chicago

Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 657 out of 970 reviews
5 - Excellent 68%
Rating 4 - Good. 234 out of 970 reviews
4 - Good 24%
Rating 3 - Okay. 69 out of 970 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 970 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 970 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.6/5

Eco-friendliness

2/5 Poor

Business traveller
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Did not get the room I booked. Another party was in the room I was given the keys to. AC unit didnt work properly. Slow valet service. Smelled like pot in hallway.
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, the comfortable and updated room and bathroom, and friendly staff made this a great choice for a recent business trip. There are plenty of food options within walking distance as well. The hotel is quiet, which I appreciated.
Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Property was very convenient to all that Chicago has to offer. An easy walk to Buddy Guys place.
Stayed 5 nights in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Staff is friendly and accommodating Rooms have new bathrooms and a re a bit dark But per the norm for that areas of Chicago
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This hotel was really nice. It looked newly renovated and was very clean. The staff were nice. The photos on Expedia were accurate. We would stay here again.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good cost and room looked great. Kids enjoyed it!
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2022

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Friendly staff and large rooms, but not super clean, and the worst bed I have ever felt in my life!
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly and helpful staff; allowed us to check out late; provided coffee every morning; great location with easy access to restaurants and local sights
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Hotel Blake is definitely the place to stay when visiting Chicago! The staff was excellent and did a great job making us feel comfortable. Our room was well maintained and cleaned thoroughly each day. We will be back here each time we come to Chicago.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, high quality property, fair price.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022