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HI - Chicago

24 Ida B Wells Drive, Chicago, Illinois, 60605, United States

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Overall Rating 93%

From 35 Reviews

Hostel rating (35)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 88%
Cleanliness 94%
Location 98%
Security 97%
Service 92%
Comfort 87%
Green rating 91%

Our great staff and amazing location will help make your visit to Chicago memorable

  • Dorm
    From $30.00
  • Private
    From $76.00
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hi-chicago

Chicago Hostel

Hostel Chicago

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Located in the heart of downtown Chicago in a vibrant university district, HI Chicago hostel is one of America’s best hostels, offering comfortable and contemporary accommodation in an historic building. It has excellent transport links, is very close to Lake Michigan and within walking distance of Millennium Park, Buckingham Fountain, the Art Institute, Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium.

Guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi throughout the building, free daily continental breakfast, a big self-service kitchen, a great cafe, weekly welcome receptions and free daily activities to explore the city with fellow travellers including pub crawls, walking tours, outings to blues and jazz clubs and festivals.

HI Chicago hostel also offers discounts to many of Chicago's best attractions, including Hop on Hop off Bus tours, The Art Institute of Chicago, Shoreline Boat tours, Willis Tower and 360 Chicago (formerly Hancock Observatory)

Additional taxes of 17.4% due upon arrival

Prices

Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • Additional tax of 17.4% USD is payable at check-in.
  • If a cancellation is made within 18 hours of arrival time for a booking of 1 or more nights you will be charged for 1 night.
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • A maximum stay of 14 nights applies at this hostel.
  • Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 18 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 1 stay free.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • A non-member supplement of USD 4 per person per night is payable on arrival at hostel.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Only parties of mixed sex may be accommodated in mixed (co-ed) dorms.
  • Accommodations are available only to guests from outside a 10 mile radius of the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • TV room
  • Table tennis / ping pong
  • Pool table / snooker table

Accessibility

  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers
  • Computer Charges - Charges Apply
  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning
  • Car parking nearby
  • Car Parking Nearby Distance - Less than 500 m
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - In Room
  • Luggage Room
  • Luggage Room Availability - Available pre check in
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
Open 24 hours
Check-in:
Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. (312) 425-4302

Fax. (312) 428-4645

reservation.chicago@hiusa.org

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Art Institute of Chicago (500m to 1km)
  • Willis Tower Skydeck (1 to 2km)
  • Millennium Park (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

超级好的位置,紧挨图书馆,CVS超市,轻轨

100%

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YIBO,

Sat 09 Nov 2019

感谢您的审查和支持!

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Ruby Martinez, Assistant General Manager

Mon 11 Nov 2019

Reservei com mais de 6 meses de antecedência um quarto prêmium para 4 pessoas (meninas) e fui realocada para um quarto de 6 lugares, num andar de quartos mistos e muito diferente de um que eu já tinha ficado em ano anterior, no mesmo albergue. Além disso, me colocaram na parte de cima do beliche, que não tinha escada separada. Tinha que escalar. Tenho 55 anos e minhas pernas ficaram todas roxas por problemas de circulação e batidas nessa escada. As pessoas que ficaram na parte de baixo do beliche eram muito jovens e nao vejo porque nao poderiam ter sido direcionadas para a parte superior. Reclamei no check-in mas não resolveram meu problema. A unica coisa que fizeram foi bloquear a entrada de mais dois hospedes. Dá proxima vez vou ficar lembrando, mensalmente, sobre a minha reserva para confirmar que nao esqueceram de reserva e que o quarto seja o mesmo padrão de outros albergues e deste mesmo, que já havia ficado no passado. Apesar deste contratempo, o café da manhã era maravilhoso.

70%

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Rosane,

Mon 28 Oct 2019

Thanks for your review

Manager avatar

Ruby Martinez, Assistant General Manager

Wed 30 Oct 2019

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (2 to 3km)
  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • City Centre (At or next to the hostel)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Golf course (5 to 10km)
  • Gym (Less than 500m)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (Less than 500m)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500m)
  • Nightlife (Less than 500m)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500m)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (Less than 500m)
  • Water park (More than 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
O'Hare Int'l (ORD): 18 miles Pkwy. Midway (MDW): 11 miles.
Bus
Greyhound Bus station: Bus # 7 board the bus on the south side of Jackson heading east to Congress Plaza.
Underground/Metro
Brown purple orange line – Library. Red line - Jackson/State. Green line - Adams/Wabash. Blue line - LaSalle.
Rail
Amtrak/Union Station.
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Basketball
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Skateboarding
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
Sustainability

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