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    Duke Game Hotels

    I have asked this question before but now that the tickets are due I thought I'd throw it out there again. Did anybody get any good deals for the game through hotwire or anything? I don't know the first thing about Chicago or where to stay for the night of the game.




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    Re: Duke Game Hotels

    we are staying at the Downtown Marriott on Michigan Ave. This is where the team is staying also.



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    Re: Duke Game Hotels

    Staying at The Blackstone (Chicago Renaissance Hotel - Marriott) on South Michigan Ave.

    Not paying close to full price. :)



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    Re: Duke Game Hotels

    How'd you pull it off?




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    Re: Duke Game Hotels

    I stayed here while attending a conference last January, as it was about a block from the conference hotel. Very nice hotel. Beware that one side borders the train, so it will be a little noisy if you get a room there. I got a great rate through Orbitz back then. Sometimes you just hit it right I guess...

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    Re: Duke Game Hotels

    we use priceline every year for the Cubs and always get great deals on downtown hotels. you can pick what area you want to stay and what star hotel



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    Re: Duke Game Hotels

    Let me give you all my friend Chad's address. He would love the company.



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    Re: Duke Game Hotels

    Quote Originally Posted by BryceC View Post
    How'd you pull it off?
    Mother-in-law works part-time for the downtown DSM Marriott doing banquet serving. We get the associate rate most of the time, as long as we book far enough in advance (especially for the bigger cities). We booked the day this was announced - staying from Wednesday through the weekend because as it happens, I have a photo seminar that weekend in the area. :)



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    Re: Duke Game Hotels

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post
    Sometimes you just hit it right I guess...
    That'swhatshesaid.



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    Re: Duke Game Hotels

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    That'swhatshesaid.
    Ha ha.... Thats funny. Perfect timing.



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