Chicago Getaway Hostel

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Overview of Chicago Getaway Hostel

Chicago Getaway Hostel

2.0 star property
Georgian hostel with private beach, near Wrigley Field

7.8/10 Good

1,001 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Laundry facilities
Map
616 W Arlington Pl, Chicago, IL, 60614
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Private beach
  • Self parking
  • Business center
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Computer station
  • Self-serve laundry
Feel at home
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Self parking (surcharge)

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Lincoln Park
  • Wrigley Field - 35 min walk
  • Lake Michigan - 6 min drive
  • Michigan Avenue - 8 min drive
  • Chicago Riverwalk - 16 min drive
  • Navy Pier - 14 min drive
  • United Center - 20 min drive
  • Millennium Park - 15 min drive
  • Chicago Theatre - 16 min drive
  • Grant Park - 16 min drive
  • Art Institute of Chicago - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Chicago O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) - 36 min drive
  • Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) - 40 min drive
  • Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 45 min drive
  • Chicago Clybourn Station - 3 min drive
  • Chicago Van Buren Street Station - 6 min drive
  • Chicago Museum Campus-11th Street Station - 6 min drive
  • Fullerton Station - 10 min walk
  • Diversy Station - 16 min walk
  • Armitage Station - 20 min walk

About this property

Chicago Getaway Hostel

Hostel in the heart of Lincoln Park
Consider a stay at Chicago Getaway Hostel and take advantage of free continental breakfast, a terrace, and a garden. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a library and laundry facilities.
You'll also find perks like:
  • Self parking (surcharge), coffee/tea in the lobby, and books
  • Tour/ticket assistance, a computer station, and luggage storage
  • An elevator, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff
  • Guest reviews say good things about the overall value, helpful staff, and proximity to public transit
Room features
All guestrooms at Chicago Getaway Hostel have comforts such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi.
Other amenities include:
  • Heating, housekeeping, and desks

Languages

Dutch, English, French, Romanian, Spanish, Thai

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 119 rooms
  • Arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Uncovered onsite self parking (USD 32 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Onsite parking limited

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • No alcohol served onsite

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast each morning 7:00 AM–9:30 AM
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

What to do

  • Pool table
  • Private beach nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Segway rentals/tours nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1928
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • Piano

Accessibility

  • Elevator

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • Romanian
  • Spanish
  • Thai

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Freshen up

  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

More

  • Housekeeping (on request)

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • A damage deposit of USD 50 will be collected before check-in

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 25.0 per day

Parking

  • Uncovered self parking costs USD 32 per night with in/out privileges

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within 100 mi (160 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in.

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Frequently asked questions

Does Chicago Getaway Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Chicago Getaway Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Chicago Getaway Hostel?
As of 28 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Chicago Getaway Hostel on 24 October 2022 start from ₹6,037, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Chicago Getaway Hostel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Chicago Getaway Hostel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Chicago Getaway Hostel?
Yes. Self parking costs USD 32 per night. Parking spots may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Chicago Getaway Hostel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Chicago Getaway Hostel and nearby?
Have fun with activities like cycling, boat tours, and hiking, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes segway rentals. Enjoy amenities like a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Chicago Getaway Hostel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Galway Arms (4-min walk), Basil Leaf (4-min walk), and The Other Side Bar (4-min walk).
What's the area around Chicago Getaway Hostel like?
Chicago Getaway Hostel is a short 14-minute walk from Lake Michigan and 11 minutes' walk from DePaul University-Lincoln Park. Travelers say the local area is good for shopping and very safe.

Overall score and ratings

7.8

Good

7.6/10

Cleanliness

8.4/10

Staff & service

7.7/10

Amenities

7.7/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.5/10

Eco-friendliness

6/10 Good

EMILY, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Ina, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Extremely satisfied!
Excellent staff, we were able to leave our luggage there before checking in since we arrived too early. Very accomodating, friendly and comfortable. Excellent location, nearby coffee/breakfast/lunch spots, 30mins from downtown via train, 15min car.
Marko, 2-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Katye, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Marla, 1-night trip with friends
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2/10 Poor

Wing Kuen, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Jason, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Dillon, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Tenesha, 2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The best hostel I ever had! Friendly staff and great location. Will come again!
Jie, 2-night trip with friends
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