Overview

Chicago Getaway Hostel

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

RM 95+

Overall guest ratings

7.9/10 Good
Based on 3,267 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.8
  • 8.8
  • 5.3

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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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 3,267 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.0 "Near to public transport, according to 90%."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.4 "94% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.8 "Good value."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
      9.1 "91% were happy with the price."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% said the reception staff was great."
      9.4 "94% said the recreation staff was great."
      8.3 "Hotel security was great, thought 83%."
    • 7.5 "Good breakfast."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.0 "Dining area was clean enough, according to only 50%."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      4.2 "58% complained about the bathroom."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.5 "55% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.5 "65% had problems with the shower."
      1.9 "81% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 70%."
      3.9 "For 61%, the rooms looked old."
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    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 1,306 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      8.7 "Near to public transport, according to 87%."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.5 "95% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.7 "77% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.6 "Good value."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      5.1 "Only 51% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.5 "Internet is average."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the noise level was all right."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were big enough."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      4.2 "58% complained about the bathroom."
      4.0 "60% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.5 "55% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.9 "81% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.5 "65% had problems with the shower."
      3.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 68%."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 392 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.0 "Near to public transport, according to 90%."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.9 "Good value."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.0 "Good amenities."
    • 5.7 "Average cleanliness."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      4.2 "58% complained about the bathroom."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.5 "55% said the bathroom was dirty."
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    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    Based on 32 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 1,535 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.2 "Near to public transport, according to 92%."
      9.4 "94% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% said the reception staff was great."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.7 "Good value."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 7.8 "Good amenities."
      7.7 "77% thought the building was wonderful."
      7.1 "71% said the facilities were very new."
      8.7 "87% found the grounds to be nice."
      8.3 "83% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 7.8 "Good breakfast."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.2 "Average cleanliness."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.1 "Internet is average."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      4.4 "56% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.3 "57% complained about the bathroom."
      4.8 "52% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.6 "64% had problems with the shower."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 73%."
      4.8 "52% 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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