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Featured Hostels in Chicago

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Urban Holiday Lofts

Urban Holiday Lofts

1.5 out of 5.0 2014 W Wabansia, Chicago, IL
5/5
(1 Reviews)
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. A coffee shop, a computer station, and luggage storage are also on offer.
 
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HI Chicago

HI Chicago

1.5 out of 5.0 24 E Ida B Wells Drive, Chicago, IL
4.1/5
(10 Reviews)
This hostel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free English breakfast and free WiFi. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 2 conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and express check-out. A restaurant, a 24-hour front desk, and laundry facilities are also provided.
 
$51
Wrigley Hostel

Wrigley Hostel

1.5 out of 5.0 3514 N. Sheffield, Chicago, IL
4/5
(2 Reviews)
This hostel features a bar/lounge, free WiFi in public areas, and a terrace. Enjoy the free buffet breakfast each morning. A business center, a library, and dry cleaning are also on offer.
 
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Holiday Jones

Holiday Jones

1.5 out of 5.0 1659 W Division Street, Chicago, IL
4/5
(2 Reviews)
This hostel features 2 restaurants and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. A coffee shop, a computer station, and luggage storage are also on offer.
 
$47
Chicago Getaway Hostel

Chicago Getaway Hostel

2.0 out of 5.0 616 W Arlington Pl, Chicago, IL
3.8/5
(12 Reviews)
This hostel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free on-the-go breakfast and free WiFi. Business travelers can take advantage of the business center. Self parking, a terrace, and a garden are also offered.
 
$90
Chicago Parthenon Hostel

Chicago Parthenon Hostel

2.0 out of 5.0 310 S. Halsted Street, Chicago, IL
2/5
(1 Reviews)
Free WiFi in public areas, a communal living room, and a library are available at this hostel. Enjoy the free continental breakfast each morning. Luggage storage, locker space, and concierge services are also on offer.
 

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$95
Freehand Chicago

Freehand Chicago

3.5 out of 5.0 19 East Ohio Street, Chicago, IL
4/5
(36 Reviews)
This hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Self parking, a coffee shop, and a snack bar/deli are also offered.
 
$75
Ohio House Motel

Ohio House Motel

2.5 out of 5.0 600 North LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL
3.8/5
(21 Reviews)
This motel features 3 coffee shops/cafés and a restaurant. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Free self parking and luggage storage are also offered on site.
 
$67
Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago

Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago

2.0 out of 5.0 65 E Harrison St, Chicago, IL
3.3/5
(177 Reviews)
A restaurant, self parking, and a 24-hour front desk are among this hotel's amenities. WiFi in public areas is free. Business travelers can take advantage of the 24-hour business center.
 
$40
Motel 6 Elk Grove Village - O'Hare

Motel 6 Elk Grove Village - O'Hare

2.0 out of 5.0 2881 Touhy Ave, Elk Grove Village, IL
3.3/5
(47 Reviews)
Free self parking is available and the hotel's multilingual staff can provide around-the-clock assistance. Laundry facilities are provided for your convenience.
 
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Best Hostels in Chicago

The joy of travel is about the sights, the sounds, and most definitely about the food. It’s also about the people. Meeting fellow wise wanderers and hearing their tales, especially when it comes to local food recommendations, is half the fun of any trip. The best way to build an instant travel buddy group? It has to be staying in a hostel.

Forget everything you think you know about hostels. These days, hostels come in all shapes and sizes. They also attract a diverse crowd, from students taking a gap year to middle-aged adults grabbing a sojourn between career shifts. Yes, you’ll still find plenty of the backpacker hostel accommodation that offers a simple bed, roof, and door. But you’ll also discover hostels that offer Wi-Fi and communal living spaces where you can play cards or swap travel stories.

Whether you want a little taste of the high end or are looking to stretch your budget with cheap hostels, Travelocity can help you find the perfect place to crash in Chicago. Even the best hostels are still very budget friendly, which will help your dollars go as far as your feet can travel. Have you been dreaming of finally strapping a backpack to your body and trekking through unknown countryside? Hostels were practically made for fearless budget backpackers like you.

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The Godfrey Hotel Chicago

The Godfrey Hotel Chicago

4.5 out of 5.0 127 West Huron, at LaSalle, Chicago, IL
Located in River North, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of State Street, Michigan Avenue, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Chicago Riverwalk and Water Tower Place are also within 15 minutes. Chicago Station (Brown Line) is 6 minutes by foot and Chicago Station (Red Line) is 6 minutes.
 
$61
Best Western Grant Park Hotel

Best Western Grant Park Hotel

2.5 out of 5.0 1100 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL
Located in The Loop, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Grant Park and Columbia College Chicago. Field Museum of Natural History and John G. Shedd Aquarium are also within 15 minutes. Roosevelt Station and Chicago Museum Campus-11th Street Station are within a 5-minute walk.
 
$101
Homewood Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

Homewood Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

3.0 out of 5.0 152 E Huron St, Chicago, IL
Located in Near North Side, this hotel is steps from Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Michigan Avenue. Chicago Water Tower and State Street are also within 5 minutes. Chicago Station (Red Line) is 7 minutes by foot and Grand Station (Red Line) is 9 minutes.
 
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