IF YOU NEED TO CANCEL OR MODIFY YOUR HARD ROCK RESERVATION
WOULD YOU PLEASE CONTACT THE HOTEL DIRECTLY AT 312-334-6767 TO DO SO.
TO CANCEL FAIRMONT CHICAGO RESERVATIONS CALL 866-540-4408
PLEASE NOTE, CANCELATION PENALTIES MAY APPLY.
The Grabby Awards Committee has selected GRAND LUXE TRAVEL as the official travel agency for the host hotel of the "Grabbys Erotic Video Awards" in Chicago, Memorial Day Weekend, May 21-26, 2015. The SECOND host hotel is the luxurious Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park. Reservatons can be made using the provided room linnks or by calling Fairmont Reservations at 1.800.826.2008
The Fairmont Chicago is centrally located just off Wacker Drive and Columbus Drive in Chicago. The Hard Rock Hotel Chicago is a short 2 blocks away while The Congress Plaza Hotel, (International Mr. Leather (IML) host hotel), is 9 blocks away. The Fairmont is a quick taxi or train ride to BOYSTOWN, home to many of the Grabby Sponsored events. And once again limo service to the Awards will be offered.
Grand Luxe Travel has negotiated a GREAT RATE starting at just $135 a night plus tax for a Fairmont King or 2 Queen room, double occupancy.
For room reservations, click HERE. IF THE DATES AND ROOM TYPE YOU DESIRE ARE NOT SHOWING AVAILABLE PLEASE contact David Arias at Arias@GrandLuxeTravel.com.
Come to Chicago two or three days early and attend ALL THE GRABBY EVENTS! Grabby sponsored parties start on May 21 and continue until May 24. By special arrangement with The Fairmont, the LOW RATE of $135 is valid May 20, 2015 through May 28, 2015. Rooms are limited and based upon availability. There is no minimum night requirement. If you need a room prior to May 20 or after May 28, please contact David Arias at VIP@GrandLuxeTravel.com, we have access to a few rooms up to 3 days before and after our group block, again based upon availability.
Car or limo service is available from either ORD or MDW. Contact David Arias at VIP@GrandLuxeTravel.com for rates and reservations.
Getting to the Blue Line from Terminals 1, 2 or 3: The O’Hare station is situated in the lower level concourse, which connects Airline Terminals 1, 2 and 3, and is conveniently accessed from Terminal 5 by free, frequent airport shuttle trains. Follow signs in the airport to "CTA Trains" or "Trains to City." These will lead you to the train station. You can walk from the baggage claim to the train in under ten minutes from any of these three terminals. Terminal 5 arrivals must take the Airport Transit System to Terminal 2 then follow the signs.
Take the Subway - Blue Line - Direction: "Forest Park". Get off at Clark/Lake Station and walk east on Lake Street 5 blocks to N Stetson Avenue, turn left. Take the Pedestrian Walkway up to The Fairmont. Total travel time approximately 48 minutes.
From MDW (Midway) by Mass Transit
Getting to the Orange Line from the Midway Airport Terminal Building: The Midway station is situated just east of the airport terminal building and is connected to the airport via an enclosed walkway. Follow the signs to “CTA Trains” or “Trains to City” from the airport. An orange line painted on the ground will guide you there.
Take the Subway- Orange Line - Direction: "Loop". Get off at State/Lake Station and walk east on Lake Street 3 blocks to N Stetson Avenue, turn left. Take the Pedestrian Walkway up to The Fairmont. Total travel time approximately 47 minutes.
Grabby Weekend Events
Most Grabby events will take place in Boystown, a short subway ride on the Red Line.
Getting to the Red Line from the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago: The Lake Station is located 3 short blocks from the Hard Rock Hotel and 4 short blocks from the Fairmont Chicago.
Exit the Motor Entrance of the Hard Rock Hotel (adjacent to the front desk) turn left and walk 2 blocks west to North State Street. Turn left again and walk 1 block south on State. Cross Lake Street and the entrance to the Lake Station Red Line is just past the southeast corner on State. The elevated rail or EL will not get you to Boystown.
Exit the main lobby of the Fairmont and turn right, use the Chicago Downtown Pedestrian Walkway System (PEDWAY) to Stetson Avenue and Lake Street. Walk west 4 short blocks to State Street. Cross Lake Street and the entrance to the Lake Station Red Line is just past the southeast corner on State. The elevated rail or EL will not get you to Boystown.
Take the Subway- Red Line - Direction: "Howard". Get off at Belmont Station and walk east to Halstead Street. To return to the Hard Rock Hotel from Belmont Station take the Red Line Direction: "95/Dan Ryan". The Red Line runs 24 hours a day with night owl service.