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Holiday Inn Chicago North Evanston

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Milwaukee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

There was a great view of the skyline and the front desk Billy, was really helpful. I can see Lake Michigan and Wrigley Field. A very economical choice if you're driving in Chicago and need to be downtown in the morning.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Friendly staff. Clean lobby. But for the money? Since when does a suburban holiday inn charge 200 a night? Price gouging on a home game... And they don't comp parking or bfast. I won't make this mistake again.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hotel was perfect location for my son and I. My son did a baseball camp for the week. It was a mile away! I hated the parking! Its Valet only! I was in and out to much for that and had to wait a few times. They did great as far as that goes I'm just in patient! The... More 

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Thank Jennifer3124
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids say I'm overly fussy about hotels, and I freely admit to that. This hotel is one of the best I've ever experienced. It was perfectly clean and beautiful. The bath is just so nice, with a great shower. See the photos! It has been completely renovated, and the decor is stunning. It is far better than more expensive... More 

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san francisco bay area
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Holiday Inn is no longer the Holiday Inn I stayed 20 years ago! This one in Evanston is really clean, quiet and modern. Staff in the front office are very friendly. Though we didn't let housekeeping clean our room for 3 days, we have observed something we didn't really feel comfortable with: some of the cleaning ladies closed the guest's... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fresh new design that has that fancy touch to it. The room had everything i wanted and needed. Up to date decor with a nice mellow look. Very welcoming as soon as you enter the room. Everyone was friendly and and the service was fantastic. The pool heated pool on the upper deck was a bonus since my son loves... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel has potential to be great. I am local to this property and booked a night through priceline so I could use their swimming facilities. The pool was too cold to swim in. Although it was minimally at a regulation temperature, I think calling it a heated swimming pool was a stretch. There is no hot tube, what once... More 

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago North Evanston, responded to this review

Dear Rayteal83, Thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to leave us your feedback. I am pleased to know that you found our staff friendly, rooms were clean and beds comfortable. On the other hand, I am sorry for the shortfalls you have encountered with regards to our swimming facility. Your review is vital... More 

Tampa, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here. one night on business. Front desk clerk and valet attendant were very friendly and attentive. Valet parking only and no complimentary breakfast. On site restaurant. Colleague and I opted to walk to Whole Foods for dinner (10 minute walk) famous deep dish pizza restaurant 5 minute walk away. Rooms were spacious, bed comfortable.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Came here for my cousins 50th birthday party Beautiful hotel very spacious good for families of four great for family vacations has a rooftop pool handicap accessible bathrooms very clean I like staying here it was beautiful very very very very beautiful

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Chicago North Evanston, responded to this review

Dear Desire C, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We certainly do our utmost to make your stay comfortable and pleasant, so we are very pleased to know that you had a commendable stay. We appreciate your positive feedback about the cleanliness and beauty of our hotel. Your comments are important to the success of our... More 

Winter Garden, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

I stayed here for 2 nights to go see the Cubs play. This hotel was a clean, comfortable and quiet place to relax for a long weekend. The staff was fantastic each time I called them to inform them I would be later than expected due to flight delays, and even when I got there after midnight, we were welcomed... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The newest addition to Evanston is the Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Illinois! Our hotel occupies a prime spot along Chicago's North Shore, just four blocks away from Lake Michigan and Northwestern University and close to downtown Chicago sightseeing, tours, museums, restaurants and shopping. This state-of-the-art Hotel features special in room amenities such as Free High Speed Internet Access, Microwave and Refrigerator, 37" Flat Panel LCD TV and Free Local Calls. Whether you are staying with us for Business or Pleasure, take time to relax and enjoy our Outdoor Swimming Pool (seasonal), Business Center, Wireless Internet Access in all public areas and Fitness Center. Points of Interests:Companies: Rotary International, Leapfrog Online, ZS Associates Hospitals: Evanston Hospital Universities: Northwestern University (NU), Kellogg School of Management Local Attractions: Northwestern University, Baha'i House of Worship, Navy Pier, Wrigley Field, Shedd Aquarium, Art Institute of Chicago, Willis Tower. The newest addition to Evanston is the Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Illinois! Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Chicago North Evanston

Address: 1501 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-4416 (Formerly University Plaza Hotel)
Location: United States > Illinois > Evanston
Price Range: $119 - $358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Chicago North Evanston 3*
Number of rooms: 159
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Also Known As:
Best Western University Plaza Hotel Evanston
Best Western Hotel Evanston
Evanston Best Western
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