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Chicago Hostel Inn

Los Rios N11-142 y Briceno | San Blas. Pichincha, Quito, Ecuador
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Ranked #61 of 165 Specialty Lodging in Quito
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hostel itself is pretty good. Clean room and bathroom. Kitchen is okay, maybe a bit dirty. Wifi is spotty and cuts out often. But there is a huge problem with the neighboring dog. It's a little black mongrel that lives on the roof and starts barking at 1am and DOES NOT STOP! It sounds as if it is right inside... More 

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Hungary, Europe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

It is a good accommodation at a good location in Quito. There is no any extra fee the price of the room is exactly what you expected and calculated in advance, TAX and service fee is included,no surprising when you are paying. The rooms are very clean and big enough, the beds were comfortable, the staff is helpful and kind,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Stayed here in November and got a great deal of about $15pp for a spacious modern room with private bathroom with hot water, cable tv and amazing wifi as well as breakfast included! One of the nicest places we have stayed during our 4 months travelling, especially for the price. Breakfast was amazing - served on the roof top overlooking... More 

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Falun, Sweden
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Arriving in Quito, we first stayed at Hostel Guayunga nearby (Calle Antepara). Being given the worst room there, we quickly changed hostels. Found this one by chance, and got a very, very nice room on third floor with private bathroom and a big window facing the street/basilica for usd 15 per person (even cheaper than our first, terrible room!). While... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

we stayed there about a month and a half ago, the boss )i cant remember his name) was very rude to us, accusing us of lying, adding money to our bill, he kicked our friend out for being drunk ' although he was not rowdy he just wanted a cigarette at about 11pm and they refused to let us out... More 

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Deventer, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We stayedin this hostel last february, its near the old town and breakfast is included. The old man at the recepcion arranged us a taxi for the middle of the night and gave us the key to the front door and explained everything so we could go in and out whenever we wanted (we had a very early flight in... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I stayed in the hostel two nights and the service was ok. NOT the cleanest nor the nicest but definitely on okay place close the old town. I was suppose to have a bigger and a nicer private room, but in my mind it was dark and small room.

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Mississippi
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

I stayed here a few nights with a friend and enjoyed it. This isn't a party hostel, though the rooftop is a very cool place to have a drink while enjoying a gorgeous view of the city. The rooms were clean and quiet and the staff were helpful. There's a police station very close-by, and the surrounding area seemed pretty... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Stay here or regret it.. Your choice! The first sign of a terrible place is when they don't welcome you when you walk in the door .. Instead they ask you to pay for 3 nights stay up front before even seeing the room. The rooms are terrible. The single room has no windows and no air. Than in the... More 

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Xavier T, Owner at Chicago Hostel Inn, responded to this review

Unfortunately, this is not the entire true. You guys broke the sink after your Friday´s night party. You guys returned to our hostel so drunk late at night (3am aprox.) that you guys could not open the main door by your own, I am sorry but one of you guys was lying on the floor of the street so drunk... More 

Bondi, Australia
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134 reviews 134 reviews
66 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We stayed at Chicago hostel twice. The first time for 2 nights on our way to Galapagos, then we left a bag there, and booked our return a month later. We work online and double checked that the room we would have would have Wifi, as many of their rooms do not have Wifi. We paid in advance for a... More 

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Xavier T, Propietario at Chicago Hostel Inn, responded to this review

I will reply to this comment for respect to my clients. Unfortunately, Tripadvisor would not let me upload my previous response to this comment, which included details about what happened that day and what strong language was used by these people. Anyway, I will try to clarify this situation for my incoming guests in a few lines. These people changed... More 

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