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The Carleton of Oak Park

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I was in the motel , it's a ice place you ciudad a good air conditionary. The Romo is clean and you have the privacy that you need. The attention of the recepción is polite. A recomendation for the hotel is that employees guide where is located the room, the motel is outside the hotel, in my case i lost... More 

Thank Oswaldo G
East Lansing
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed here several times in the motel-like newer section, which is convenient since one of the hotel's (free!) parking lots is just outside. It looks like these rooms have been updated since my last stay, with newer furnishings, new tile in the bathroom, and the like. There is a full size closet, large dresser, microwave and mini-refrigerator, all... More 

Thank FullProf99
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I primarily dealt with two individuals; Dana Schuster, Sales Mgr. and Katie Fox, Banquet & Group Sales. I can't remember the people at the desk for room reservations, but they were also very helpful. The task was this: 1. Provide comfortable accommodations for approx. 30 out-of-town family and guest for my daughter's July 3rd wedding. 2. Provide a honey-moon suite... More 

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CarletonGM, General Manager at The Carleton of Oak Park, responded to this review

Dear achasesieth, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We appreciate your kind words and are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope that you will have the opportunity to stay with us again. More 

Butler, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Friendly and helpful staff, good location, five albeit small parking lots can use for free. The elevator broke once and my wife was stuck inside it 20 minutes. The hotel restaurant food was quite good. We liked the kitchenette and there are two TV's in the room. We had a nice view from our windows. The bathroom was tiny though,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Room 436 is the best room of all -- one king size bed (firm and comfy) in a large room (two tables, 3 chairs), with large bathroom (2 sinks with lots of counter space) with soaking tub (with whirlpool). It's top floor, NE corner. The only adjoining room is below. Wonderful hotel.Highly recommend Carleton: if you want us to re-use... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel for a week while attending a conference in the area. This hotel has many pros. The hotel staff are fantastic and the place is kept incredibly clean. It's a fantastic location with only about one block walk to the L (green line) and only a block or so from most of downtown Oak Park. Only... More 

Thank Kermit753
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really friendly staff. I made friends with Bradly, one of the hotel staff who really made it a nice stay. The rooms were quite spacious and well laid out with some nice amenitys. The hotel also has two restaurants connected to it, along with lots of other choices within a half mile of the hotel.

Thank Tristan G
Saugatuck, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The property (we stayed in the motel portion) is dated in design but modern in convenience with a small kitchenette (micro, fridge, sink) The room was set with two beds as we selected and a dinette set with 4 chairs. One complaint is that there was no comfortable lounge type chair. Lots of closet space (not sure why) and a... More 

Thank RL-Chicago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed in both the main hotel and also the motel section next to the main hotel. PROS: Great location......easy walk to restaurants and shops and the train to go into Chicago Very clean and Well maintained Comfortable bed and pillows Free parking Free wifi Microwave, sink, and fridge CONS: Motel rooms have a table with 4 chairs. This... More 

Thank BiggerPassportPlease
Detroit, Michigan
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stinky rooms with old raggedy bed covers. Next time I will stay in a homeless shelter. The furniture was decrepit. Oh, there were huge flying insect dinosaurs in the breezeway. Air conditioner roars all night.

Thank deyoung29
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about The Carleton of Oak Park

Address: 1110 Pleasant St, Oak Park, IL 60302-3093
Location: United States > Illinois > Oak Park
Price Range: $143 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Carleton of Oak Park 3*
Number of rooms: 154
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