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Chicago Getaway Hostel

616 West Arlington Place, Chicago, IL 60614, United States
+1 773 929 5380

£17+

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
Based on 3,149 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.1
  • 9.1
  • 8.8
  • 5.2

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Close to public transport

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    About

    When you stay at Chicago Getaway Hostel, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of John Hancock Center and Wrigley Field. Guests looking to stay active can check out the nearby hiking/biking trails, kayaking, and rafting, and free perks include continental breakfast and WiFi. This Georgian hostel is also within a short drive of Lincoln Park Zoo and Chicago Water Tower.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Bicycle hire
    • Game room
    • No smoking
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Pool table
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 3,149 reviews
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
      8.8 "88% said the reception staff was great."
      8.2 "82% said the recreation staff was great."
      7.8 "Hotel security was great, thought 78%."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.0 "Near to public transport, according to 90%."
      9.1 "91% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.3 "Easily accessible by car, said 83%."
    • 8.8 "Good value."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      9.6 "96% thought it was a great value."
      9.1 "91% were happy with the price."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 7.8 "Good amenities."
      7.7 "77% thought the building was wonderful."
      8.8 "88% found the grounds to be nice."
      7.5 "75% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      9.6 "96% loved the terrace."
      10.0 "100% loved the outdoor sports facilities."
      8.8 "88% thought the architecture was beautiful."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were big enough."
      5.6 "Only 56% thought the furniture was functional."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the tv was ok."
    • 5.2 "Internet is average."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 1,165 reviews
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      8.8 "Near to public transport, according to 88%."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.3 "93% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% thought the service was very professional."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 7.7 "Good amenities."
      7.5 "75% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.1 "91% found the grounds to be nice."
      10.0 "100% loved the outdoor sports facilities."
      7.6 "76% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 6.4 "Average cleanliness."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.8 "Internet is average."
      5.1 "51% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      4.3 "57% complained about the bathroom."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.6 "54% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.0 "60% had problems with the shower."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 377 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.0 "Near to public transport, according to 90%."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.9 "Good value."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.3 "Good amenities."
      7.2 "72% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 6.5 "Average cleanliness."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were big enough."
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    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 62 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "Excellent value."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.2 "Good cleanliness."
    • 6.3 "Average comfort."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 1,543 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.2 "Near to public transport, according to 92%."
      9.2 "92% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.1 "Breakfast is good."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 7.9 "Good amenities."
      7.8 "78% thought the building was wonderful."
      7.1 "71% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
      8.8 "88% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 6.2 "Average cleanliness."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.2 "Internet is average."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      4.2 "58% complained about the bathroom."
      4.6 "54% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.9 "51% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.2 "58% had problems with the shower."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 77%."
      3.9 "61% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Clean hotel facilities"
    "Close to public transport"
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