Pressroom for The Blackstone
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Welcome to the pressroom for The Blackstone, where you browse the latest news and articles about our Chicago hotel. From reviews to press releases and beyond, our pressroom will ensure you’re in the know about all the latest happenings at our luxury hotel in downtown Chicago.
The Most Beautiful Hotel in Every State in America
The Blackstone melds early-1900s glamour with a modern flair to create a luxe space led by rich fabrics and inviting colors.
Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Top 25
The Blackstone has been named Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice for Top 25 Hotels in Chicago.
Best Restaurants Near Museum Campus
Mercat a la Planxa ranked among the best restaurants near Chicago's Museum Campus by TripSavvy.
A Top 10 Most Insta-Worthy Hotel
The Blackstone has been named one of the most "insta-worthy" hotels in Chicago by Refinery29.
Bed, Board and Beyond: Hotels Venture Into Entertainment
The newly renovated Blackstone Hotel in Chicago has remade its opulent 1910-vintage lobby into a entertaining and creative space.
Here’s Where to Stay on Your Next Chicago Trip
Past meets present at The Blackstone Hotel, a must-stay in Chicago.
51 Most Beautiful Hotels in the United States
Taking a page from history, this newly renovated hotel compliments its rich historic architecture with forward facing marble accents, luxury bedding, and vibrant colors and patterns.
The Blackstone Hotel’s Amazing Art Collection is Better Than a Museum
With an impressive art collection featuring more than 1,600 contemporary works of art, the luxury hotel continues to create a colorful legacy as a cultural destination in itself.
Luxe Lodgings piece featuring The Blackstone Hotel
This summer, the hotel’s most recent interior design refresh was led by Chicago’s The Gettys Group.
A New Look for a Historic Chicago Hotel's Website
The Blackstone, a historic Chicago property, was looking to revive their online presence and communicate a luxurious experience through a new website.
6 Ways to Have a Moms’ Night Out (We’re Talking No Kids!) in Chicago
Head over to The Blackstone Hotel's lounge for a weekly jazz series “Blackstone Beats,” where the locals sip on old fashioned cocktails and snack on vintage food.
The Blackstone Hotel
History is the only theme needed at this storied Beaux Arts-style hotel, which opened in 1910.
Inside “The Hotel of Presidents” in Chicago
When the neoclassical Beaux-Arts-style hotel opened in 1910, it was the tallest building in the city. Now, dwarfed by many newer buildings three times its size, The Blackstone still looms large in the story-telling department.
The Blackstone announces exclusive partnership with Chicago’s Iwan Ries & Co.
In celebration of the hotel’s intrinsically Chicago history and identity, The Blackstone has announced the launch of a new partnership with Iwan Ries & Co., offering hotel guests exclusive access to downtown Chicago’s only smoking lounge.
The Artist on the Road: Nineteenth Floor View from the Blackstone Hotel in Chicago
Artist Richard Sheppard shared a sketch of The Blackstone on his website and historical overview of the hotel following his stay for Chicago's Urban Sketchers Symposium.
Around Town Visits The Blackstone Hotel
Located in the heart of the city's Cultural Mile and adjacent to the world class Millennium Park, The Blackstone, Autograph Collection, features 335 stylish downtown Chicago hotel rooms and suites, 19,670 square feet of event space, and upgraded fitness club.