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Overview of Chicago Getaway Hostel

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Guest reviews

4.0 / 5Very Good
1,889 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Business Services

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What's nearby

Popular LocationLincoln Park Zoo19 min walk
Popular LocationJohn Hancock Center9 min drive
RestaurantGaslight3 min walk
RestaurantFirecakes3 min walk
AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)36 min drive

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  • Shared Dormitory

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 129 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 8 Single Bunk Beds
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  • Premium Crash Pads: Premium Private Room, En Suite Bath

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bunk Bed
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  • Room

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Sleeps 8
    • 2 Single Bunk Beds, 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 175 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bunk Bed
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  • 4 Mixed Dorm Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 2 Single Bunk Beds
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  • Premium Shared Dormitory, 1 Single Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
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About this area

Chicago

Located in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighbourhood, Chicago Getaway Hostel is in the entertainment district and near the beach. John Hancock Center and Chicago Riverwalk are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include Lincoln Park Zoo and Navy Pier. Check out an event or a game at Wrigley Field, and consider making time for Skydeck Ledge, a top attraction not to be missed. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking, sailing and boat tours nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails. Our guests appreciate the hostel's convenience for public transport: Fullerton Station is 10 minutes by foot.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Lincoln Park Zoo - 19 min walk
  • Water Tower Place - 9 min drive
  • John Hancock Center - 9 min drive
  • Wrigley Field - 10 min drive
  • Chicago Riverwalk - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Chicago Clybourn Station - 3 min drive
  • Fullerton Station - 10 min walk
  • Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 36 min drive

Restaurants

  • Gaslight - 3 min walk
  • Firecakes - 3 min walk
  • Galway Arms - 4 min walk
  • House of Wings - 4 min walk
  • Basil Leaf - 4 min walk

About this property

Chicago Getaway Hostel

Georgian Chicago hostel in Lincoln Park, walk to Lincoln Hall
This hostel features self parking, coffee/tea in a common area and a business centre. Free on-the-go breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk are on-site. Rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access and desks.
Chicago Getaway Hostel offers 119 forms of accommodation with air conditioning. This Chicago hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Self parking: USD 30 per night

Food and drink

Free on-the-go breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–9:30 AM
Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

Bike hire
Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

Laundry facilities

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Lift

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

Dutch
English
Romanian
Spanish

Business services

Business centre
Computer station

Outdoors

BBQ grill(s)
Garden
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Terrace

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Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Heating

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Desk

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
This property's policy is to accept bookings only from non-local guests. Guests whose residence is within a Chicago zip code will not be allowed to check in.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

American Express
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

 
    A damage deposit of USD 50 will be collected before check-in.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.
  • Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within 100 mi (160 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Alcohol is not served at this property

Property is also known as

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Getaway Hostel
Chicago Getaway
Chicago Getaway Hotel Chicago
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Chicago Getaway Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Chicago Getaway Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Chicago Getaway Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Chicago Getaway Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Chicago Getaway Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is available for USD 30 per night.
What time is check-in at this hostel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this hostel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is this property located?
Located in Lincoln Park, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Lincoln Hall and DePaul University-Lincoln Park. Lincoln Park Zoo and Briar Street Theatre are also within 1 mile (2 km). Fullerton Station is 10 minutes by foot and Diversy Station is 16 minutes.

Guest reviews

4.0
Very Good
5 - Excellent
712
4 - Good
709
3 - Okay
270
2 - Mediocre
100
1 - Poor
98
3.9
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
3.9
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

This property was fun to stay at and would be even funner during a normal, non-COVID 19 time. Staff was friendly and it was in a great location!

Stayed 2 nights in May 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Had a great stay here. Awesome travelers, excellent staff. Would definitely stay there again.

Stayed 14 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2020