4.2 out of 5

Oak Park, IL hotel, 10 miles from downtown Chicago

Located in Oak Park (Ridgeland), Carleton of Oak Park is minutes from Unity Temple and Madison Street Theatre.

This romantic hotel is within close proximity of Ernest Hemingway Museum and House and Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio.

Make yourself at home in one of the 153 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. LCD televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a fitness center, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional features include wedding services, a fireplace in the lobby, and complimentary use of a nearby fitness facility.

Grab a bite at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Full breakfasts are available for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Oak Park? This hotel has 2500 square feet (232 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This low-rise hotel is 10 miles from downtown Chicago and 12 miles from O'Hare International Airport. The hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access throughout, as well as meeting facilities and two restaurants. The Metro Commuter Train, which leads to downtown, is one block from the hotel. Self parking is complimentary.

  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 153 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Wedding services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Year Built 1928 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 232 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2500 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Poor Phil's - Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a sports bar atmosphere.

Barclay's American Grill - Classic American cuisine with a twist. Serving dinner after 5 PM.

Room service - Available from Barclay's American Grille after 5 PM.

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 1 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 8.00 and USD 15.00 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Carleton Hotel
  • Carleton Hotel Oak Park
  • Carleton Oak Park
  • Oak Park Carleton
  • Carleton Of Oak Park
  • The Carleton Of Oak Park Hotel Oak Park
  • Carleton Oak Park Hotel

We should mention

Up to 4 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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