Chicago Getaway Hostel

616 West Arlington Place, Chicago, IL 60614 United States (USA) near Exit 48a on I-94 (~1.5mi)
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2.0 Star Property
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Based on 1111 guest reviews

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  • Free comp. breakfast
  • 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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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!
4.0 out of 5. Based on 1111 guest reviews

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
Floors: 4
Rooms: 115
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 115
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 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

  • 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 info: 1.888.2THEVAN

Breakfast Information

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

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Yolk - Start your day with a delicious breakfast at this popular brunch spot. Located 0.8 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Portillo's - Try Chicago-style hot dogs and Italian beef sandwiches at this local favorite. Located 1.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Lou Malnati's Pizzeria - Enjoy deep-dish pizza at this iconic Chicago restaurant. Located 1.2 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Millennium Park - Visit this famous park and see the iconic Cloud Gate sculpture, also known as 'The Bean.' Located 2.3 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Wildberry Pancakes and Cafe - Enjoy a hearty breakfast with a variety of pancake options at this popular cafe. Located 0.9 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: The Purple Pig - Experience a unique Mediterranean-inspired menu at this vibrant restaurant. Located 1.7 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Giordano's - Indulge in another Chicago-style deep-dish pizza at this renowned pizza joint. Located 1.4 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Navy Pier - Explore this iconic Chicago landmark with attractions, restaurants, and stunning views of Lake Michigan. Located 3.2 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: Eggy's Diner - Enjoy a traditional American breakfast at this cozy diner. Located 1.3 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: The Girl & The Goat - Delight in innovative dishes with global flavors at this award-winning restaurant. Located 2.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse - Treat yourself to a classic steak dinner at this upscale Chicago institution. Located 2.1 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Art Institute of Chicago - Immerse yourself in world-class art collections at this renowned museum. Located 2.7 miles from the hotel.

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FAQs about Chicago Getaway Hostel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 15:00 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 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 Chicago Getaway Hostel have?

There are 115 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Chicago Getaway Hostel?

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

Can I get a AAA rate at Chicago Getaway Hostel?

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

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Chicago Getaway Hostel?

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


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