616 West Arlington Place, Chicago, IL 60614 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
1.5 Star Downtown Hostel in Cook County
41.92671 -87.64446
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Very Good

Based on 1850 guest reviews

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  • Free comp. breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Saves 12.8%!
  • 115 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 4 floors in property
  • Check in: 15:00
  • Check out: 11:00
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.4/10

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Room Types

Check RatesDouble Room (1 Double and 1 Twin with 1 2 Bath No Locals)
Check RatesDouble Room Shared Bathroom (1 Double and 1 Twin No Locals)
Check RatesExecutive Dorm Female with Shared Bathroom No Locals
Check RatesExecutive Dorm Male with Shared Bathroom No Locals
Check RatesFemale Dorm Ensuite (8 Beds) No Locals
Check RatesFemale Dorm Standard (8 12 Beds) No Locals
Check RatesMale Dorm Ensuite (6 8 Beds) No Locals
Check RatesMale Dorm Premium (4 Beds) No Locals
Check RatesMale Dorm Standard (10 12 Beds) No Locals
Check RatesQuadruple Room Half Bathroom (1 Full and 3 Twin Beds No Locals)
Check RatesQuadruple Room Shared Bathroom (No Locals)
Check RatesStandard Room 1 Double Bed Shared Bathroom (No Locals)
Check RatesStandard Room Private Bathroom (1 Double and 3 Twins No Locals)
Check RatesStandard Room Private Bathroom (1 Full and 1 Twin No Locals)
Check RatesStandard Room Private Bathroom (6 Twin Beds No Locals)

Local Attractions

•Excellent public transportation — the Red Line, Brown Line, and numerous bus routes•The beach – volleyball, sailing, swimming, and much more•An 18.5 mile long bicycle and running trail•DePaul University•Two blues clubs: B.L.U.E.S. and Kingston Mines•Lincoln Park Zoo•Somewhere between 30 to 100 bars, clubs, pubs, and music venues within walking distance (depending on how far you walk)•Tons of restaurants•Second City — this is where many Saturday Night Live actors got their start•Lincoln Park Conservatory•Numerous theaters•and much more — that's just within walking distance!

Customer Reviews of Chicago Getaway Hostel

4.5 out of 5. Based on 1847 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Chicago Getaway Hostel is in a fantastic location in Chicago's Lincoln Park, within walking distance of attractions like North Avenue Beach, Lincoln Park Zoo, biking and running trails, public transportation, and much more.Our hostel is in a trendy university area with dozens of bars, clubs, pubs and music venues. Spend your days visiting Chicago's attractions, then come back to Lincoln Park in the evening for the nightlife, restaurants, and fun hostel atmosphere!

Green Sustainability

We have a recycling program.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:15:00
Check Out:11:00
Year of Last Renovation:2010
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:115
Handicap Rooms:0
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:As Needed
Meeting Rooms:0
Meeting Space:250 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Policies / Expenses
21 days for groups
Nightly Parking:28
Typical Group Deposit:50%
Total Taxes:16.40%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Fax available
  • Games room
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Shuttle Transportation through Airport Express, see below. Taxi's are available at the baggage area at both Midway and O'Hare airports. Prices vary based on traffic. You can expect to pay from ORD about $25-35 and from Midway about $40. Public Transportation is also available and can be found on Transit Chicago . Com

Local Shuttle Info: We do not provide airport transportation. Continental Airport Express provides shuttle transportation. Their contact

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free, Continental.Three types of cereal, bagels, toast, croissants, oatmeal, fresh fruit and coffee.

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