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Chicago Getaway Hostel

1.5 of 5 Hostel   |   616 W. Arlington Pl., Chicago, IL 60614 (Lincoln Park)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
11 reviews 11 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was my first stay at and hostel, and it was excellent the shared room was excellent the roommates respected one another going in and out the room, was able to leave my phone and lab top open leave and come back . This would be my first option for stay when and if I have to come back. And... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was my first ever hostel trip and back pack on my own and I absolutely loved this place! The location is just perfect, 15 mins from the beach, Lincoln Park, Red Line train with bars and restaurants in every direction. The neighbourhood is beautiful and I felt really safe at all times. The activities they arrange are excellent, bar... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time staying here and I could not be more impressed. Clean, tidy, and great staff. Nothing was ever too much trouble. Fantastic amenities, and in one of the most stunning neighbourhoods I have ever seen.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good hostel in Chicago!! Friendly staff, comfortable beds, breakfast included, excellent location with the train station only two blocks from the hostel. Next time I will stay again for sure!! I wold like to thank for the amazing days at gateway !!

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the friendly, laid-back and attractive surroundings and atmosphere of Chicago Getaway. My daughter and I booked a private room for two weeks while she was taking classes at Second City. Our room was very simple with only the basic amenities but was smartly decorated with an orange accent wall featuring a silhouette of Humphrey Bogart and very attractive... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great neighborhood, 10 min walk to metro station which serves for 3 lines.hostel has a great breakfast (bagels, peanut butter, jelly, bananas, coffee, milk) and very very friendly staff. rooms and shared bathrooms are clean. the room is very simple, only bed, table and chair, but who cares if you only wanna sleep. also very quiet. strongly recommended.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The common areas are large, with several tables, chairs and sofas. The breakfast has a great variety of food. The hostel is located on a quiet street, not so far from the train line. The staff is helpful.

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Grenoble, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first hostel experience and it was a great one! It's well located as many restaurants are nearby and Chicago downtown is less than 30 minutes away using the metro. Staff is very helpful and help make this place a nice hostel.

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Melbourne, Australia
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26 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at quite a few hostels over the past few year and none of them come close to the superiority that was displayed by the Getaway hostel. None. To break it down: Check in was quick, we were allowed into our room hours early (much needed following a night in an airport). We were in a 4 bed... More

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights in a private room with the shared bathroom. The women's washroom was only three doors down so it was very convenient to get to and never busy. At first I didn't think the beds were going to be that great as they were thin mattresses, but I had an excellent sleep every night. There was... More

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Additional Information about Chicago Getaway Hostel

Address: 616 W. Arlington Pl., Chicago, IL 60614
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Lincoln Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Chicago Getaway Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 115
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