Offering boutique-style accommodations housed in a 19th-century building in Illinois city downtown, Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member melds historical charm, comfort and convenience. Holidaymakers in Chicago begin by perusing through collections at Art Institute of Chicago, Field Museum of Natural History and Chicago History Museum. Tourists later check out shops at the Magnificent Mile or take cityscape photos at the Willis Tower Skydeck.
Hotel Blake, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member provides property-wide wireless Internet access, business centre and banquet and meeting venues for up to 80 people. Valet parking is also available (added charge). Guests avail of the relaxing in-room spa treatments or work out at the fitness centre on site.
Hotel Blake is on South Dearborn Street in downtown Chicago, adjacent to LaSalle Street train and subway stations and within half a mile from Interstate 290. Vacationers catch shows at Bank of America Theater or view species at Lincoln Park Zoo.
NOTE: Parking fee is $48 per night.
Hotel Blake Chicago patrons can visit restaurants within the area for a taste of local specialties and international favourites.
All 162 spacious rooms that come with 12-foot vaulted ceiling have iPod docking station, coffee maker, cable HDTV, en suite bathroom with hairdryer and individually controlled air conditioning/heating. Some units have separate living and dining areas.