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IHSP Chicago Hostel

1616 N.Damen, 2. Floor, Chicago, IL 60622 (Northwest Side)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Hutchinson, Kansas
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We loved our stay at this hostel. We debated between a few in town for our one night in Chicago, and our only regret was only having one night to spend here! We were greeted by the friendly, fun staff in the lobby who showed us around and treated us well. The room was gorgeous, clean, and the beds were... More

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Birmingham, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If I had a nickel for every time someone said, "stay near Wicker Park," I'd easily afford this place. The location is unbeatable-- easy walking to trendy shops, bars, cafes and restaurants, a 24hr Walgreens (much more impressive than it sounds) next door, and a main train line station a block away. Hop on, and you're in Millennium Park in... More

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Aix-en-Provence, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 4 nights there with my boyfriend last week and we had a great time! Josh has been really nice and so helpful to us! Damen is by far the best neighborhood of Chicago, offers a lot of good shops and restaurants. 10 minutes from the city center with the blue line…that's great! The only problem would be the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I like this hostel so much. So far, it's the best one I've ever stayed in. We stayed in private room, the room was kinda small but it was cozy and really clean. I felt comfortable. The location was great, 5 - 7 mins walking to the nearest station. Overall, I was satisfied with my stay here!

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Iowa City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This my first venture into Wicker Park/Bucktown. Fun neighborhood to relax; eat glazed and infused doughnuts; and, hang out on the roof top picnic area. The structure is kept in good shape. The sleeping areas were pleasant and clean. Showers, laundry, etc. are available. If you are on the fence re: hostels try this one. It was a blast.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mixed feelings about this hostel! On one hand, the location is perfect and I would definitely choose to stay in Wicker Park again. The Loop is a short walk away and there are great restaurants and shops around. The roof deck is excellent and we had some great times meeting fellow travellers and drinking beers up there in the sunshine.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like all the other reviewers I can confirm the following: *The closest station is Damen (blue line) straight from O'Hare airport (about 40 mins away) *If you are in the shared dorms, it doesn't have bathrooms in the same room...you have to walk across the common room. *If you are a light sleeper this may not be the place for... More

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Madrid, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The facilities are ok in general. The best parts are the roof (with amazing views) and the common area. What I didn't like was the fact that I felt scammed, because I booked a bed un a 6 bed male dorms, but I was given a bed in a 12 bed male dorms instead. I got a refund, but that... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

At first when booking this hostel I was skeptical due to the fact I had no idea what to expect but it turned out to be the best experience ever. I must warn you that if you are anti social and are looking for a quiet experience this might not be the place for you. Moving on... The rooms -... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Such a nice place, with very nice hosts. Sam and Olivia are very good hosts. They are available all day long and even late in the evening. They gave us good advice concerning the places to visit in Chicago, where to go out. The hostel is so nice. Europeans, you will love it. It is as convivial as "auberge de... More

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Address: 1616 N.Damen, 2. Floor, Chicago, IL 60622
Location: United States > Illinois > Chicago > Northwest Side , Wicker Park / Bucktown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 42
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