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Chicago Getaway Hostel

616 West Arlington Place Chicago

Highlights

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Airport Transfers
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Linen Included

Important Information

-Minimum Age to register in dorms is 18.
-Guests under 18 are welcome in our private rooms while accompanied by a guest 21 years or older.
-Guests residing in a US zip code that begins with “60” will not be permitted.
-A valid state ID or passport is required at arrival
-Payment is collected in full at check-in
-Taxes of 16% will be added to the “due at arrival” fee on your confirmation.
-We have a maximum stay of 14 nights.

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Welcome to Chicago Getaway Hostel located in the heart of Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. Our hostel features 115 rooms and accommodates up to 338 guests. We have a wide variety of room offerings from large dorms to intimate private rooms, many with en-suite bathrooms.

Our neighborhood is full of great restaurants, pubs, music venues and is along the banks of Lake Michigan. The historic Lincoln Park zoo is located a short walk away, as is DePaul University and let’s not forget the wonderful beaches nearby.

We offer a great atmosphere with outings daily to places like Kingston Mines – a great blues club to our regular pub crawls, comedy nights, free meals & BBQ’s, bike rides and a whole lot more. We’re always trying to save you money and time and offer many discounted attraction passes, transit passes and the ability to keep your workout routine while on the move. We also offer private parking on site, free housekeeping service, linens and towels and complimentary fast WI-FI around the building.

You’ll love our free daily breakfast featuring items that appeal to kosher, gluten free and daily free diets. We have hot food too, including scrambled eggs and make- your- own- waffles. Our restaurant grade kitchen features everything you’ll need to make a gourmet meal – and for those of you who like to grill outdoors, we have you covered there too.

THE BEST PART:

Our staff all knows and loves the city of Chicago – this will enable you to experience Chicago like a local! We look forward to welcoming you soon!

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Important Information

-Minimum Age to register in dorms is 18.
-Guests under 18 are welcome in our private rooms while accompanied by a guest 21 years or older.
-Guests residing in a US zip code that begins with “60” will not be permitted.
-A valid state ID or passport is required at arrival
-Payment is collected in full at check-in
-Taxes of 16% will be added to the “due at arrival” fee on your confirmation.
-We have a maximum stay of 14 nights.

Welcome to Chicago Getaway Hostel located in the heart of Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. Our hostel features 115 rooms and accommodates up to 338 guests. We have a wide variety of room offerings from large dorms to intimate private rooms, many with en-suite bathrooms.

Our neighborhood is full of great restaurants, pubs, music venues and is along the banks of Lake Michigan. The historic Lincoln Park zoo is located a short walk away, as is DePaul University and let’s not forget the wonderful beaches nearby.

We offer a great atmosphere with outings daily to places like Kingston Mines – a great blues club to our regular pub crawls, comedy nights, free meals & BBQ’s, bike rides and a whole lot more. We’re always trying to save you money and time and offer many discounted attraction passes, transit passes and the ability to keep your workout routine while on the move. We also offer private parking on site, free housekeeping service, linens and towels and complimentary fast WI-FI around the building.

You’ll love our free daily breakfast featuring items that appeal to kosher, gluten free and daily free diets. We have hot food too, including scrambled eggs and make- your- own- waffles. Our restaurant grade kitchen features everything you’ll need to make a gourmet meal – and for those of you who like to grill outdoors, we have you covered there too.

THE BEST PART:

Our staff all knows and loves the city of Chicago – this will enable you to experience Chicago like a local! We look forward to welcoming you soon!

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

A wonderful hostel, possibly the best i've ever stayed at. Lots of opportunities to socialise with others staying there. It was also nice to be a little bit away from the CBD, i loved being so close to the beauty of lincoln park and the beach, but when you want to go into the CBD it's super easy and cheap by train. Great value for money.

Overall
5
Location
5
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
4
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

I enjoyed six excellents nights in this brilliant hostel in November. I would highly recommend it to anyone visiting Chicago. Would use it again and again.

Lindsay
Gibraltar, Europe

Overall
5
Location
4
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
5
Service
5

I was very pleased with the experience I had while staying at the Chicago Getaway Hostel. It was within walking distance of great places to eat and had a large kitchen for those who wanted to dine in. The free WiFi was very accommodating as well as the newly remodeled rooms. The staff was friendly and very helpful in the process of reserving a room. And, you just can't beat the price!

Overall
4
Location
5
Cleanliness
4
Value
4
Facilities
4
Service
4

If you want a safe, super fun, very convenient place to stay on your trip to Chicago I suggest Chicago Getaway. I got a private-private room and I was amazed at how much good clean space I had. There is hot water, A/C-Heater, nice clean beds, Outlets, Communal Kitchen, Communal bathrooms, lobby with a Grand Piano, a Den room to kick it and chill, pool table, free 24/7 internet cafe inside, Cool artwork, and best of the all the Staff is AMAZING! They will give you an opinion and advice if you need of where to go and how to get there and their own experiences. They made my stay SO MUCH MORE Comfortable and inviting. You definitely have to appreciate communal living, it's like dorm and the people make it even more interesting and enjoyable. I will definitely be returning there on my next visit.

Overall
4
Location
5
Cleanliness
4
Value
4
Facilities
4
Service
5

Great location with a friendly staff. Appears they have recently remodeled. The price is so cheap that one cannot complain about anything. Free internet which is nice, and located right near Lincoln Park with great nightlife and a young crowd. Can't beat it!

Overall
5
Location
5
Cleanliness
4
Value
5
Facilities
4
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

The staff were very friendly and the room was very clean and comfortable. It is clear there have been major improvements since our last stay. The only issue we had was that the Traveler's Point info for the hostel noted they had available parking. Upon our check in, we were told this was not true, and had to find street parking nearby. We lucked out and found a decent spot, but this was probably just luck, as it is Chicago. We could have been really inconvenienced by this discrepancy in advertising.
We did enjoy overall however -

Overall
4
Location
5
Cleanliness
4
Value
4
Facilities
4
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Nice hotel, helpful staff, with free breakfast and Wifi. The hotel had a particular smell I did not like, but everything else is fantastic!

Overall
5
Location
4
Cleanliness
4
Value
5
Facilities
5
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Absolutely brilliant value.

Overall
5
Location
5
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
5
Service
5

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Hotel Amenities

  • 24 hour reception
  • ATM
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Games room
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Wii

general

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Elevator
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for Hire

laundry

  • Washing Machine

communications

  • Fax Service
  • Postal Service

parking

  • Bicycle Parking

entertainment

  • Board Games

inroom facilities

  • Ceiling Fan
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities

sport& leisure

  • Cable TV
  • Pool Table
  • Map
  • Streetview
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