Carlton Inn Midway

4944 South Archer Ave., Chicago, IL 60632 United States (USA) near Exit 287 on I-55 (~1.3mi)
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2.0 Star Property
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  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Shuttle to airport available
  • Gym is available on property
  • 72 rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 pm
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 6.9/10

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Local Attractions

Midway Airport, CTA Orange Line "the EL", Downtown Chicago, Navy Pier, Millennium Park, John Hancock Tower, Willis Tower, Michigan Avenue, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, Field Museum of Natural History, Sears Tower, Museum of Science & industry, US Cellular Field, Soldier Field, University of Chicago, University of Illinois – Chicago campus

Verified Reviews of Carlton Inn Midway

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Good Hotel Close to Airport"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Clean and well run hotel. Rooms are updated and it was quiet despite how busy it was. Very close to the airport. Good bang for the buck.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
20-Jul-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jul 14 to Sat Jul 15 2023 at a $124.73 average nightly rate.
4.5 out of 5. Based on 885 guest reviews

Property Description

Carlton Inn Midway is a smart hotel for savvy travelers to stay in Chicago, Illinois. This Chicago hotel is just minutes from Midway International Airport with complimentary 24-hour transportation to and from, and is just a short walk to the CTA Orange Line Elevated Train. With your clean and comfortable room as base, you'll enjoy easy access to downtown in less than 20 minutes, gaining you access to all that Chicago has to offer without the hassles and prices of downtown. Chicago Made Easy- at this Midway Motel. The Only Chicago Midway Airport Hotel near the CTA El TrainThe Carlton Inn Midway is the only hotel in the Midway Airport area that is a short walk from a CTA Orange Line station. It'll save you time, and keeps you feeling fresh! We'll always give you a ride upon request, if your feet have growny weary of walking. Also, unlike many Midway hotels and most downtown hotels, we offer free parking. Enjoy your stay in Chicago, Illinois, knowing that you will receive free parking, free Midway Airport shuttle service, free rides in the neighborhood, free breakfast, free internet (both free wifi, wireless internet, and free wired ethernet in your guestroom), and free use of the business center's computer and printer, as well as use of the fitness center. The Carlton Inn Midway motel of Chicago is within walking distance of shopping centers, convenience stores and a multitude of restaurants. Our family run Chicago, IL Midway hotel has done our best to fulfill all of your essential needs with comfort and cleanliness. We've carefully selected your mattress to give you the support you need for a great night's sleep. We've trained our housekeeping staff to maintain standards far above industry standards. We take pride in running our 72 room hotel with precision, friendliness, and professionalism. Chicago McCormick Place HotelsThe Carlton Inn Midway in Chicago, Illinois, is just 6 miles to McCormick Place, making it an ideal choice for convention goers. We regularly host groups attending conventions, and can offer complimentary shuttle service to and from McCormick Place for your group of 5 or more. Driving to McCormick Place is a simple affair, either 7 minutes on the open highway, or 20 minutes on Archer Avenue, on a path that avoids rush hour congestion. And, with the CTA El Station a short walk from your room, you can make some time for yourself to enjoy the city and all of it's cultural and dining options, without making your return to the hotel much of an expense or hassle. If you are looking for Chicago McCormick Place Hotels you will find it is simply easy to stay at the Carlton Inn Midway of Chicago.With a selection of double beds, queens, and kings to fit everyone's needs, in this Chicago Illinois motel you'll surely find yourself a home away from home. This popular hotel's main sources of business are from the busy Midway Airport, McCormick Place Conventioneers, and people driving into Chicago from throughout the Midwest, looking for a clean, comfortable, and affordable hotel option free of the hassles of downtown driving and parking. Part of the Lewis Hotels family, our level of service and hospitality exceed our peers.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 pm
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2012
Floors: 2
Rooms: 72
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 64
Handicap Rooms: 4
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Policies / Expenses
4:00 pm indivdual30 days prior for groups
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 16.40%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 11.90%
City Tax: 4.50%
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • 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
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • TV room
  • Voicemail
  • Laundry valet service
  • Restaurant

Airport & Shuttle Information

We are 1.5 miles from Midway Airport and run a 24 hr complimentary shuttle.

Local Shuttle Info: We go to Midway Airport and Orange Line stop 24 hrs a day

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
$10 per night 35 lb limit

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Daley's Restaurant - A local favorite for breakfast, Daley's offers delicious pancakes, omelettes, and more. It is located at 809 W 63rd St, about 1 mile from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Portillo's - Known for their Chicago-style hot dogs and Italian beef sandwiches, Portillo's is a popular lunch spot. It is located at 520 W Taylor St, around 9 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Giordano's - Famous for their deep-dish pizza, Giordano's is a must-visit restaurant in Chicago. Located at 6314 S Cicero Ave, it is approximately 2.5 miles from Carlton Inn Midway.
  • Activity: Explore Millennium Park - Visit the famous Cloud Gate sculpture, also known as 'The Bean,' and enjoy the beautiful gardens and outdoor art installations. Millennium Park is approximately 11 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Yolk - A trendy breakfast spot, Yolk serves up delicious pancakes, eggs benedict, and other breakfast favorites. It is located at 1120 S Michigan Ave, approximately 10 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: The Purple Pig - Known for its Mediterranean-inspired small plates, The Purple Pig offers a unique dining experience. It is located at 500 N Michigan Ave, around 11 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Lou Malnati's Pizzeria - Another iconic Chicago deep-dish pizza place, Lou Malnati's offers delicious pizzas with a buttery crust. It is located at 6456 S Cicero Ave, about 2.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Visit Navy Pier - Enjoy the stunning views of Lake Michigan, ride the Ferris wheel, and explore the various attractions and shops at Navy Pier. It is approximately 12 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: Wildberry Pancakes and Cafe - Famous for their delicious pancakes and breakfast dishes, Wildberry is a popular breakfast spot. It is located at 130 E Randolph St, approximately 11 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: The Gage - Located across from Millennium Park, The Gage offers a diverse menu with options like burgers, seafood, and salads. It is approximately 11 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse - A classic Chicago steakhouse, Gibsons is known for its prime steaks and lively atmosphere. It is located at 1028 N Rush St, about 13 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Explore the Art Institute of Chicago - Discover an impressive collection of artworks from around the world at the Art Institute of Chicago. It is located at 111 S Michigan Ave, around 11 miles from the hotel.

FAQs about Carlton Inn Midway

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Carlton Inn Midway have?

There are 72 rooms in the property.

Can I get a AAA rate at Carlton Inn Midway?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Carlton Inn Midway?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there a gym at Carlton Inn Midway?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.


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"This has to be the easiest reservation I have ever encountered, as far as a group reservation anyway. When I made group reservations for my other daughter's wedding in Houston a few years ago, it was a nightmare! Wish I would have known about you then." Carolyn H. - Boston, MA

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