Anyone seeking accommodations in the crux of the Windy City's rich culture and heritage will love staying at the Hotel Blake in Chicago. The long history behind its inception adds an extra layer of interest to the property and aligns the Blake Hotel Chicago with several other prominent historic landmarks throughout the city. Two landmark buildings-, he Duplicator National Historic building and the nineteenth-century Old Morton Salt building, merged and seven additional stories were built to complete the 161-room Hotel Blake. Completed in 1988, this almost-$20 million renovation created one of the nicest Chicago hotels to date, one that exudes sophistication and elegance in downtown Chicago.
State-of-the-art guest suites at the Hotel Blake in Chicago offer refinement and luxury with robust shades, rich furniture, a variety of layered textiles, and an accompaniment of modern artwork. Spacious and accommodating, guest units at the Blake Hotel Chicago are available as one-bedroom suites or multiroom suites with separate living and sleeping quarters. The arrangement of each of the guest rooms feels more like a home than a hotel room, maximizing comfort and offering a true oasis for guests on Chicago vacations.
From the suites at the Blake Hotel Chicago, guests can access a host of fantastic amenities and services. The service combination of a valet, bellman, and concierge means travelers' every need is met upon arriving at the hotel and throughout their stay. A modern fitness center and business center fulfill are also available, and complimentary wireless internet can be accessed from anywhere in Hotel Blake. An on-site restaurant adjacent to the lobby offers a choice in succulent Mediterranean-inspired American meals. The restaurant accommodates guests in-room as well, sending out fresh meals to anyone preferring to dine in their room.
Social events and meetings can be professionally arranged by staff at the Blake Hotel in Chicago, offering all guests peace of mind. Business-geared meeting rooms retain the elegance and grace of each of the hotel's suites, offering an inviting atmosphere and the latest in business technology. The versatile room plans provide clients with the ability to personalize the room for both meetings and social events, offering both function and style. Entertaining clients is easy, too. The concierge will arrange everything from shows and tickets to tee times for golfing, architectural tours of the city, and dinner reservations.
Exploring Chicago from the Hotel Blake is both fun and easy, and there are scores of things to do nearby. The multitude of attractions means every guest will find something to do at any time of the day or evening. Pubs, lounges, bars, and nightclubs provide access to Chicago's best nightlife. The nearby House of Blues offers a chance to hear live music in a legendary environment. Historic sites, golf courses, museums, parks, spas, and shopping are all within easy reach of the hotel.
Cultural venues and performing arts are available for those seeking a cultural experience in the Windy City. And for outdoorsy types, Lake Michigan has it plenty to do. Long beaches, Navy Pier, biking trails, hiking paths, and more offer a chance to step outside the energy-laden city toward rest and relaxation. In a city that offers so much to travelers, the Hotel Blake in Chicago is an ideal place to rest and enjoy a timeless destination.