A romantic stay in the heart of Chicago awaits you at Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member. Within just a 15-minute stroll, you'll find popular places like Willis Tower and Skydeck Ledge. Highlights at this boutique hotel include a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a 24-hour business center.
All 162 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, iPod docks, and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds and Egyptian cotton sheets invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like rainfall showerheads and bathrobes. Room service, free newspapers, and free local calls are also available.
The café, Meli Cafe, serves regional cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 3875 square feet (360 square meters) of event facilities include meeting rooms, and other business amenities include limo/town car service. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and a coffee shop/café. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily. There's also the convenience of valet parking.
Attractions within a 15-minute walk of this 3.5-star Printer's Row hotel include Art Institute of Chicago and Buckingham Fountain.
There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. WiFi is free in public spaces. A 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms are available. Event space at this hotel measures 3875 square feet (360 square meters). A 24-hour fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member. For a fee, parking is available. This 3.5-star Chicago hotel is smoke free.
162 guestrooms or units
2 conference rooms
3875 sq ft of conference space
360 sq m of conference space
Business center (24 hours)
Breakfast available (surcharge)
Front desk (24 hours)
Staff is multilingual
Storage area for luggage
Tour and ticket information
Newspapers in lobby (free)
No smoking on site
Family Friendly Amenities
Free cribs/infant beds
Available in all rooms:
Available in some public areas:
Valet parking (surcharge)
Airport: Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) (29.7 km / 18.5 mi)
Train station: Chicago Van Buren Street Station (0.6 km / 0.4 mi)
Metro station: Harrison Station (0.2 km / 0.1 mi)
Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge
Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member offers 162 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.
In-room dining (limited hours)
Egyptian cotton linens
Shower and tub combination
Rollaway beds (surcharge)
Local calls (free)
Massage in room (surcharge)
Iron and ironing board
Climate control (air conditioning)
Connecting rooms available
Food & Drink
For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily.
Meli Cafe - This café specializes in regional cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Lake Michigan's shoreline is just 7 blocks east of the hotel. A 20-mile path along the lakefront is popular with runners, cyclists, walkers, and skaters. During summer months, Oak Street Beach, 2 miles north, and North Avenue Beach, about 2.5 miles north, are popular for sunbathing and for swimming when lifeguards are on duty. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out by noon
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome.
Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per night.
Free cribs (infant beds)!
No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.