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Chicago Getaway Hostel

  • Value For Money 9.0
  • Security 9.2
  • Location 8.7
  • Staff 9.0
  • Atmosphere 8.7
  • Cleanliness 8.8
  • Facilities 8.8

Property Description

Chicago Getaway Hostel is located in the heart of the Windy City’s chic Lincoln Park neighborhood. Our hostel features 115 rooms and accommodates up to 338 guests. We have a wide variety of accommodations from shared rooms to intimate private rooms, many with full, half or shared bathrooms.

Our hostel serves complimentary hot breakfast daily, including scrambled eggs and make-your-own-waffles. Our restaurant grade kitchen features all the tools you’d need to make a gourmet meal. For those who enjoy the outdoors, grill out on our terrace and play a game of corn-hole. We offer a great atmosphere with daily outings and hosted events – from pub-crawls and Cub games to BBQ’s and live music on the terrace.

The hostel is within walking distance of the best restaurants, pubs, and music venues in Lincoln Park. Our neighborhood is home to the historic Lincoln Park Zoo, DePaul University and North Avenue Beach. In addition, our hostel is near public transportation connecting you to the best Chicago attractions. Our team is always trying to save you money. Purchase Chicago’s CityPASS at a discounted price. CityPASS grants you access to must-see attractions like the SHEED Aquarium, Skydeck, The Field Museum and the John Hancock Observatory.

Our guests rave that our location and affordable stays can’t be beat! Let our team act as your concierge to the city so you can explore and experience Chicago like a local. We look forward to welcoming you soon!

Our Amenities Include:
- Free wireless internet, complimentary printing and computer stations
- Complimentary daily hot breakfast
- Minimum of one weekly evening meal
- Free housekeeping and linens
- Lockers and luggage storage
- Air conditioning and radiator heat
- TV rooms with premium channels
- Guitars
- 24/7 front desk
- Secured key card access
- Iron and ironing board
- Hair dryers
- Elevator and guest bathroom on each floor

Additional Amenities: (Fee applies)
- Mini-fridge
- On-site guest laundry
- Bike rentals
- Parking ($28 per night, taxes included)
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  • Value For Money 9.0
  • Security 9.2
  • Location 8.7
  • Staff 9.0
  • Atmosphere 8.7
  • Cleanliness 8.8
  • Facilities 8.8
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Chicago Getaway Hostel Located at 616 West Arlington Place, Chicago, Chicago.
Chicago Getaway Hostel
Chicago IL IL/60614 616 West Arlington Place, Chicago
89% 2290
41.9267170 -87.6444780
Chicago Getaway Hostel
    Rooms available 11 Bed Male Dorm Basic 10 Bed Female Dorm Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom Deluxe Twin Private Shared Bathroom Superior 4 Bed Private Ensuite Deluxe 8 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite Deluxe 8 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite Standard 4 Bed Private Shared Bathroom Superior 4 Bed Male Dorm Deluxe 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite Superior 4 Bed Private Ensuite Deluxe Twin Private Shared Bathroom

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Fri 29 Apr 2016 - Mon 2 May 2016 Change

Room Summary

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Latest Review

" it's worth it...we r satisfied for our short stay. "

- Anonymous
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  • Free

    Free Breakfast Linen Included Free City Maps Towels Included Free WiFi Free Internet Access

  • General

    Security Lockers Key Card Access Common Room Elevator Bicycle Parking BBQ Air Conditioning Adaptors Book Exchange Hot Showers Self-Catering Facilities Cable TV Outdoor Terrace Reading Light Hair Dryers For Hire Parking Hair Dryers Ceiling Fan Washing Machine Steam Room

  • Services

    Internet Access Laundry Facilities Airport Transfers Bicycle Hire Towels for hire Luggage Storage Fax Service 24 Hour Reception ATM Postal Service 24 Hour Security Housekeeping

  • Food & Drink

    Vending Machines Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

  • Entertainment

    Board Games Games Room Pool Table Foosball



Age Restriction Child Friendly Credit Cards Accepted No Curfew Non Smoking Taxes Not Included

Things to Note

-Taxes of 16.4% will be collected on all room rates. (17.4% as of 5/1/2016)
- We welcome guests from everywhere outside of a postal code beginning with 60.
- At check in, guests must present a valid Passport or Government Issued ID.
- Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a guardian.
- Guests under 18 permitted only in private rooms unless an entire dorm is rented.
-Chicago Getaway Hostel has a 14 day maximum stay in dormitories in a 30 day period and a 28 day maximum in private rooms in a 30 day period

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.


  • 2014 9th, Worldwide Extra Large Hostel
  • 2013 7th, Worldwide Extra Large Hostel
  • 2012 4th, Worldwide Extra Large Hostel
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