Get an overview of this hotelChicago hostel in The Loop, walk to Art Institute of Chicago

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Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in The Loop, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Columbia College Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, and Buckingham Fountain. Millennium Park and Willis Tower are also within 15 minutes.

Property Features

A coffee shop/café, meeting rooms, and concierge services are available at this smoke-free hostel. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a computer station are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 68 rooms offer free WiFi, hair dryers, and showers.

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

The hostel offers a coffee shop/café. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measuring 600 square feet (56 square meters) include meeting rooms. This business-friendly hostel also offers a library, tour/ticket assistance, and an arcade/game room.

HI Chicago is a smoke-free property.

  • Library 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Year Built 1886 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Wired Internet access - surcharge 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 56 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 600 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 68 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Shared bathroom 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Please note that a government issued ID is required in order to check in. For more information please contact the property in advance using the contact details on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
This hostel's policy is to accept bookings only from non-local guests. Guests whose residence is within 45 miles of the property will not be allowed to check in. Guests can contact the property for additional information using the number on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
There is a maximum stay policy of 14 nights within a 12 month period at this property. To request reservations longer than 14 nights please contact the property directly, using the contact details on the booking confirmation.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Club Card: USD 3 per person, per night
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.
Guests who do not present a Hostelling International membership card will be charged $3 at check-in, payable to the hostel.

Hostel Name

  • Hostelling International Chicago Chicago Hostel
  • Hostelling International Chicago Summer Hotel Chicago
  • Hostelling International Chicago Hostel
  • Hostelling International Chicago
  • Hostel HI Chicago

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.


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