Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

  • 500 South Dearborn Street , Chicago, Illinois 60605
  • 500 South Dearborn Street , Chicago, Illinois - 60605
  • 855-516-1090
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
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1 King Bed

258 sq feet


Internet - Free WiFi

In Room Entertainment - Flat-screen TV, premium channels, and iPod dock

Food and Beverages - Coffee/tea maker and room service (limited hours)

Bed Type and Features - Pillowtop bed, Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and bed sheets

Restrooms & Showers - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower/tub combination with a rainfall showerhead

Extra Features - Safe, free newspaper, and iron/ironing board

Pleasure - Climate-controlled air conditioning and daily housekeeping

Non-Smoking

Connecting/adjoining rooms can be requested, subject to availability

Amenities and Features

  • Non Smoking
  • TV
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • AC / In-room climate control
  • Blackout drapes-curtains
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Housekeeping (Daily)
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Hypoallergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Designer toiletries
  • Complimentary local calls
  • docking station for iPod
  • TV - Premium channels
  • Bath Towels Provided
  • Room Linens provided
  • Adjoining-Connecting rooms available
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Shower-tub combination
  • Bathroom (Private)
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Cable/satellite TV service
  • Iron - ironing board
  • In room safe
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Flat panel TV
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • TV - Cable Service
  • Room service - Restricted hours
Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking
Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking
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1 King Bed

258 sq feet


Internet - Free WiFi

In Room Entertainment - Flat-screen TV, premium channels, and iPod dock

Food and Beverages - Coffee/tea maker and room service (limited hours)

Bed Type and Features - Pillowtop bed, Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and bed sheets

Restrooms & Showers - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower/tub combination with a rainfall showerhead

Extra Features - Safe, free newspaper, and iron/ironing board

Pleasure - Climate-controlled air conditioning and daily housekeeping

Accessibility - Lever door handles, phone accessibility kit, roll-in shower, bathroom grab bars, visual fire alarm, wheelchair-width doorways, raised toilet seat, and wheelchair accessible

Non-Smoking

Connecting/adjoining rooms can be requested, subject to availability

Amenities and Features

  • doorways with Wheelchair width
  • Non Smoking
  • Phone accessibility kit
  • TV
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • AC / In-room climate control
  • Blackout drapes-curtains
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Housekeeping (Daily)
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Hypoallergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Designer toiletries
  • Complimentary local calls
  • docking station for iPod
  • TV - Premium channels
  • Bath Towels Provided
  • Room Linens provided
  • Roll in shower
  • Toilet Seat Raised
  • Adjoining-Connecting rooms available
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Lever door handles
  • Shower-tub combination
  • Bathroom (Private)
  • Bathrobes
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Cable/satellite TV service
  • Iron - ironing board
  • In room safe
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Flat panel TV
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • TV - Cable Service
  • Room service - Restricted hours
Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
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2 Queen Beds

Internet - Free WiFi

In Room Entertainment - Flat-screen TV, premium channels, and iPod dock

Food and Beverages - Coffee/tea maker and room service (limited hours)

Bed Type and Features - Pillowtop bed, Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and bed sheets

Restrooms & Showers - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower/tub combination with a rainfall showerhead

Extra Features - Safe, free newspaper, and iron/ironing board

Pleasure - Climate-controlled air conditioning and daily housekeeping

Non-Smoking

Connecting/adjoining rooms can be requested, subject to availability

Amenities and Features

  • Non Smoking
  • TV
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • AC / In-room climate control
  • Blackout drapes-curtains
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Housekeeping (Daily)
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Hypoallergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Designer toiletries
  • Complimentary local calls
  • docking station for iPod
  • TV - Premium channels
  • Bath Towels Provided
  • Room Linens provided
  • Adjoining-Connecting rooms available
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Shower-tub combination
  • Bathroom (Private)
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Cable/satellite TV service
  • Iron - ironing board
  • In room safe
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Flat panel TV
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • TV - Cable Service
  • Room service - Restricted hours
Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking
Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking
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2 Queen Beds

258 sq feet


Internet - Free WiFi

In Room Entertainment - Flat-screen TV, premium channels, and iPod dock

Food and Beverages - Coffee/tea maker and room service (limited hours)

Bed Type and Features - Pillowtop bed, Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and bed sheets

Restrooms & Showers - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower/tub combination with a rainfall showerhead

Extra Features - Safe, free newspaper, and iron/ironing board

Pleasure - Climate-controlled air conditioning and daily housekeeping

Accessibility - Lever door handles, phone accessibility kit, roll-in shower, bathroom grab bars, visual fire alarm, wheelchair-width doorways, raised toilet seat, and wheelchair accessible

Non-Smoking

Connecting/adjoining rooms can be requested, subject to availability

Amenities and Features

  • doorways with Wheelchair width
  • Non Smoking
  • Phone accessibility kit
  • TV
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • AC / In-room climate control
  • Blackout drapes-curtains
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Housekeeping (Daily)
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Hypoallergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Designer toiletries
  • Complimentary local calls
  • docking station for iPod
  • TV - Premium channels
  • Bath Towels Provided
  • Room Linens provided
  • Roll in shower
  • Toilet Seat Raised
  • Adjoining-Connecting rooms available
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Lever door handles
  • Shower-tub combination
  • Bathroom (Private)
  • Bathrobes
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Cable/satellite TV service
  • Iron - ironing board
  • In room safe
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Flat panel TV
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • TV - Cable Service
  • Room service - Restricted hours
1 King Bed, Suite, Nonsmoking, Upgrade
1 King Bed, Suite, Nonsmoking, Upgrade
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1 King Bed

Overlooking the city


Internet - Free WiFi

In Room Entertainment - Flat-screen TV, premium channels, and iPod dock

Food and Beverages - Coffee/tea maker and room service (limited hours)

Bed Type and Features - Pillowtop bed, Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and bed sheets

Restrooms & Showers - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower/tub combination with a rainfall showerhead

Extra Features - Safe, free newspaper, and iron/ironing board

Pleasure - Climate-controlled air conditioning and daily housekeeping

Non-Smoking

Connecting/adjoining rooms can be requested, subject to availability

Amenities and Features

  • Non Smoking
  • TV
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • AC / In-room climate control
  • Blackout drapes-curtains
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Housekeeping (Daily)
  • Complimentary Wifi
  • Hypoallergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Designer toiletries
  • Complimentary local calls
  • docking station for iPod
  • TV - Premium channels
  • Bath Towels Provided
  • Room Linens provided
  • Adjoining-Connecting rooms available
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Shower-tub combination
  • Bathroom (Private)
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Cable/satellite TV service
  • Iron - ironing board
  • In room safe
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Flat panel TV
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • TV - Cable Service
  • Room service - Restricted hours
 

About The Hotel

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About Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member Hotel

Hotel Location & Nearby Attractions

A stay at Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member places you in the heart of Chicago, within a 5-minute walk of Old Colony Building and Harold Washington Library Center. This boutique hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Columbia College Chicago and 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Grant Park.

Popular Hotel Amenities and Features

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a 24-hour fitness center, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and express check-out.

Restaurants, Bars, Lounge & Dining options

Enjoy Regional cuisine at Meli Cafe, a café which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM for a fee.

Hotel Accommodations and Guest Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 41 guestrooms featuring iPod docking stations and flat-screen televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries.

Pet Policy for Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
If you are thinking of bringing your pet and want to know if pets are allowed at Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, please read the hotel pet policy. Sometimes the hotel may charge pet fees or have weight limit on pets. The pet policies of Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member are listed below.

Pets not allowed

Additional Hotel Details
Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Commitment to Clean (Choice)
Professional property host/manager
Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
Contactless check-out is available
Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
Social distancing measures are in place
Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
Property is cleaned with disinfectant
Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
Staff wears personal protective equipment
Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Contactless check-in is available
Masks are compulsory at the property
No cribs (infant beds) available
No rollaway/extra beds available
Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member Hotel Amenities


Accessibility
  • In room accessibility
  • Wheelchair Accessible bathroom
Breakfast Services
  • Breakfast available - Extra Charge
Business, Conference & Meetings
  • Business center on site
  • 24-hour / 7 Days business center
Fitness Services
  • 24/7 fitness facilities
  • GYM - Fitness facilities
General Amenities
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Golfing nearby
General Amenities
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
General Amenities
  • Dry cleaning & laundry service
  • Elevator & lift on property
  • ATM & banking on site
Internet
  • Free internet
Lobby Level Services
  • Tours - ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage facilities
  • Express check out
  • Bellhop & Porter service
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Safe deposit box at front desk
Lobby Level Services
  • Concierge service
Parking Services
  • Valet parking - Extra Charge
Property Features
  • Roll in shower
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke free property
Restaurants & Bars
  • Number of bars & lounges -
  • Hotel Restaurant
  • Number of coffee shops & cafes -
Transportation Services
  • Town car and limo service available

About Ascend Collection By Choice Brand Hotels

The Ascend Hotel Collection is a unique brand from Choice hotels International featuring historic and boutique hotels and resorts. It bills itself as a pioneering ‘soft brand’ concept in the hotel industry. It currently has over 250 hotels under its portfolio and over 70 hotels in the pipeline all around the world. Its primary markets include the U.S., France, Norway, the U.K, Sweden, Caribbean region, Australia, Turkey, and Canada.

Thanks to the strategic alliance between Choice and vacation ownership company Bluegreen Vacations since 2013, Ascend Hotel Collection saw significant expansion in the years that followed, especially into the primary resort market. Several other locations are expected to open this 2019 in several U.S. markets such as Napa, California; Philadelphia; Brooklyn, N.Y.; and Long Island City, N.Y.

Among its latest additions to its portfolio of hotels as of this writing is the 133-room Beaufort Hotel located on Crystal Coast. This hotel offers spectacular views of Rachel Carlson Nature Reserve and Taylor Creek. It is under the management of North Carolina-based Concord Hospitality and owned by Beaufort Hospitality Enterprises, LLC.  Another new member of the brand is the Capitol Hotel in Hartford, Connecticut. This hotel, which just underwent renovation, offers stunning views of the State Capitol Building of Connecticut, after which Capitol Hotel is named.

 
 

Hotel Location

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Nearest airport and around Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member - Chicago, Illinois Hotel

 
 

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

State Street - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Old Colony Building - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Harold Washington Library Center - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
DePaul University-Loop Campus - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Auditorium Building and Theatre - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Columbia College Chicago - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Roosevelt University - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Lakefront Trail - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Grant Park - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Chicago Board of Trade Building - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Buckingham Fountain - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Symphony Center - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Skydeck Ledge - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Film Row Cinema - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
311 S Wacker Dr - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Chicago O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) - 29.8 km / 18.5 mi
Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) - 17.9 km / 11.1 mi
Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 38.5 km / 23.9 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is Chicago O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD).

 
 

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Helpful Info & FAQs

What is the check-in policy?

The checking times for Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member are between 3:00 PM and midnight. The minimum age to check-in is 21.

What is the check-out time?

This Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member's check-out time is 12:00 PM.

What brand is Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member?

Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is a part of Ascend Collection By Choice.

What is the street address for Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member?

The address for Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is 500 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, Illinois 60605

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When was the Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member built?

The Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member in Chicago was built in 1896.

How many guest rooms are at Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member?

The Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member has a total of 41 guest rooms.

How many floors does the Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member have?

This Chicago hotel has 12 floors. The hotel has 3 building/tower.

What is the hotel theme?

Travelers find this hotel Good for Business Travelers, Conveniently near shopping options. Other themes include Boutique, Family.

Recommended landmarks, attractions or things to do around HOTEL BLAKE, AN ASCEND HOTEL COLLECTION MEMBER?

HOTEL BLAKE, AN ASCEND HOTEL COLLECTION MEMBER is within minutes from State Street - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi , Old Colony Building - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi and Harold Washington Library Center - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi

Which the best airport near HOTEL BLAKE, AN ASCEND HOTEL COLLECTION MEMBER?

The preferred airport for Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is Chicago O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD). The airport is conveniently located when visiting this Chicago hotel.

 
 

Additional Hotel Reviews

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Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member Reviews Summary

UserJames
10/10
 
Exceptional
Exceptional

UserRochana
9/10
 
Wonderful
Superb

UserBrenda
7/10
 
Good
An ok hotel which could...

Pros: Rooms are spacious; there is a nice restaurant on the property.
Cons: Housekeeping is not great; facilities are not too clean :(
UserLenard
9/10
 
Wonderful
Superb

UserVenesia
10/10
 
Exceptional
Exceptional

Pros: The staff at concierge counter were very helpfull and friendly . The hotel extremely close to the blue line which made access to the airport super easy. Beautiful rooms and the bed was so comfortable.
Cons: Nothing
UserAnjali
9/10
 
Wonderful
Superb

UserHeidi
10/10
 
Exceptional
Exceptional

Pros: The room was so big and luxurious, truly felt like we were travelling in style. The staff were super helpful and we were able to check in early. Everything was completely spotless, and fitness facilities were good too. Great location, walked everywhere!
UserArielle
8/10
 
Very Good
Great stay and in walking...

Pros: I enjoyed coming into our room and being able to relax in the comfortable bed. The location of the hotel was convenient for walking almost everywhere.
Cons: There were shoe prints on the bathroom tile as if someone just took a shower and then walked in with their muddy shoes and left. Other then that everything seemed to be clean and tidy.
UserRobert
9/10
 
Wonderful
Superb

UserAnonymous
10/10
 
Exceptional
Loved this Historic Hotel and...

Pros: The small boutique vibe! The room was beautiful and very clean. The bed was very comfortable! I’d highly recommend this Hotel!
Cons: My room view was a brick wall.
UserMegan
10/10
 
Exceptional
Exceptional

UserLillian
9/10
 
Wonderful
Superb

UserMadriz
9/10
 
Wonderful
Superb

Pros: People very nice, the drivers very kind. All very clean.
Cons: Breakfast included is necessary, and time for leave the hotel must be at 1pm
UserAxel
9/10
 
Wonderful
Great hotel

Pros: Almost everything was perfect. I'd stay again for sure.
Cons: The coffee provided in the bedrooms is atrocious. It's a minor detail but why leave a bad taste in the guest's mouth?
UserLaney
10/10
 
Exceptional
Exceptional

UserAnonymous
10/10
 
Exceptional
Exceptional

UserXilong
10/10
 
Exceptional
Exceptional

UserNicolas
10/10
 
Exceptional
Exceptional

Pros: Location is great, so close to train to the airport. The hotel is beautiful, and very clean
Cons: The area has not many food option at night
UserKersten
10/10
 
Exceptional
Exceptional

UserShelley
10/10
 
Exceptional
Memorable Week in Chicago

Pros: Great hotel, excellent value. The ataff was so friendly!
 
Hotel Location & Nearby Attractions

A stay at Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member places you in the heart of Chicago, within a 5-minute walk of Old Colony Building and Harold Washington Library Center. This boutique hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Columbia College Chicago and 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Grant Park.

Popular Hotel Amenities and Features

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a 24-hour fitness center, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and express check-out.

Restaurants, Bars, Lounge & Dining options

Enjoy Regional cuisine at Meli Cafe, a café which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM for a fee.

Hotel Accommodations and Guest Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 41 guestrooms featuring iPod docking stations and flat-screen televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries.

Pet Policy for Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
If you are thinking of bringing your pet (dog or cat) and want to know if pets are allowed at Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, please read the hotel pet policy. Sometimes the hotel may charge pet fees or have weight limit on pets. The pet policies of Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member are listed below.

Pets not allowed

Additional Hotel Details
Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Commitment to Clean (Choice)
Professional property host/manager
Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
Contactless check-out is available
Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
Social distancing measures are in place
Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
Property is cleaned with disinfectant
Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
Staff wears personal protective equipment
Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Contactless check-in is available
Masks are compulsory at the property
No cribs (infant beds) available
No rollaway/extra beds available
Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member Hotel Amenities

Accessibility
  • In room accessibility
  • Wheelchair Accessible bathroom
Breakfast Services
  • Breakfast available - Extra Charge
Business, Conference & Meetings
  • Business center on site
  • 24-hour / 7 Days business center
Fitness Services
  • 24/7 fitness facilities
  • GYM - Fitness facilities
General Amenities
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Golfing nearby
General Amenities
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
General Amenities
  • Dry cleaning & laundry service
  • Elevator & lift on property
  • ATM & banking on site
Internet
  • Free internet
Lobby Level Services
  • Tours - ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage facilities
  • Express check out
  • Bellhop & Porter service
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Safe deposit box at front desk
Lobby Level Services
  • Concierge service
Parking Services
  • Valet parking - Extra Charge
Property Features
  • Roll in shower
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke free property
Restaurants & Bars
  • Number of bars & lounges -
  • Hotel Restaurant
  • Number of coffee shops & cafes -
Transportation Services
  • Town car and limo service available

About Ascend Collection By Choice Brand Hotels

The Ascend Hotel Collection is a unique brand from Choice hotels International featuring historic and boutique hotels and resorts. It bills itself as a pioneering ‘soft brand’ concept in the hotel industry. It currently has over 250 hotels under its portfolio and over 70 hotels in the pipeline all around the world. Its primary markets include the U.S., France, Norway, the U.K, Sweden, Caribbean region, Australia, Turkey, and Canada.

Thanks to the strategic alliance between Choice and vacation ownership company Bluegreen Vacations since 2013, Ascend Hotel Collection saw significant expansion in the years that followed, especially into the primary resort market. Several other locations are expected to open this 2019 in several U.S. markets such as Napa, California; Philadelphia; Brooklyn, N.Y.; and Long Island City, N.Y.

Among its latest additions to its portfolio of hotels as of this writing is the 133-room Beaufort Hotel located on Crystal Coast. This hotel offers spectacular views of Rachel Carlson Nature Reserve and Taylor Creek. It is under the management of North Carolina-based Concord Hospitality and owned by Beaufort Hospitality Enterprises, LLC.  Another new member of the brand is the Capitol Hotel in Hartford, Connecticut. This hotel, which just underwent renovation, offers stunning views of the State Capitol Building of Connecticut, after which Capitol Hotel is named.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

State Street - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Old Colony Building - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Harold Washington Library Center - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
DePaul University-Loop Campus - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Auditorium Building and Theatre - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Columbia College Chicago - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Roosevelt University - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Lakefront Trail - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Grant Park - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Chicago Board of Trade Building - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Buckingham Fountain - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Symphony Center - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Skydeck Ledge - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Film Row Cinema - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
311 S Wacker Dr - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Chicago O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) - 29.8 km / 18.5 mi
Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) - 17.9 km / 11.1 mi
Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 38.5 km / 23.9 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member is Chicago O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD).

User
James
 
10/10
Exceptional
Exceptional

User
Rochana
 
9/10
Wonderful
Superb

User
Brenda
 
7/10
Good
An ok hotel which could...

Pros: Rooms are spacious; there is a nice restaurant on the property.
Cons: Housekeeping is not great; facilities are not too clean :(
User
Lenard
 
9/10
Wonderful
Superb

User
Venesia
 
10/10
Exceptional
Exceptional

Pros: The staff at concierge counter were very helpfull and friendly . The hotel extremely close to the blue line which made access to the airport super easy. Beautiful rooms and the bed was so comfortable.
Cons: Nothing
User
Anjali
 
9/10
Wonderful
Superb

User
Heidi
 
10/10
Exceptional
Exceptional

Pros: The room was so big and luxurious, truly felt like we were travelling in style. The staff were super helpful and we were able to check in early. Everything was completely spotless, and fitness facilities were good too. Great location, walked everywhere!
User
Arielle
 
8/10
Very Good
Great stay and in walking...

Pros: I enjoyed coming into our room and being able to relax in the comfortable bed. The location of the hotel was convenient for walking almost everywhere.
Cons: There were shoe prints on the bathroom tile as if someone just took a shower and then walked in with their muddy shoes and left. Other then that everything seemed to be clean and tidy.
User
Robert
 
9/10
Wonderful
Superb

User
Anonymous
 
10/10
Exceptional
Loved this Historic Hotel and...

Pros: The small boutique vibe! The room was beautiful and very clean. The bed was very comfortable! I’d highly recommend this Hotel!
Cons: My room view was a brick wall.
User
Megan
 
10/10
Exceptional
Exceptional

User
Lillian
 
9/10
Wonderful
Superb

User
Madriz
 
9/10
Wonderful
Superb

Pros: People very nice, the drivers very kind. All very clean.
Cons: Breakfast included is necessary, and time for leave the hotel must be at 1pm
User
Axel
 
9/10
Wonderful
Great hotel

Pros: Almost everything was perfect. I'd stay again for sure.
Cons: The coffee provided in the bedrooms is atrocious. It's a minor detail but why leave a bad taste in the guest's mouth?
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Laney
 
10/10
Exceptional
Exceptional

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Anonymous
 
10/10
Exceptional
Exceptional

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Xilong
 
10/10
Exceptional
Exceptional

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Nicolas
 
10/10
Exceptional
Exceptional

Pros: Location is great, so close to train to the airport. The hotel is beautiful, and very clean
Cons: The area has not many food option at night
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Kersten
 
10/10
Exceptional
Exceptional

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Shelley
 
10/10
Exceptional
Memorable Week in Chicago

Pros: Great hotel, excellent value. The ataff was so friendly!