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    Hostelling International Chicago

    24 East Congress Parkway, South Loop, Chicago, IL 60605-1226
    (312) 883-8630
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    Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

    For a bit of time I didn't sleep in hostel but I was surprised how clean, organized and secure is this hostel. I chose 8 beds dorm but even I arrived I found out that I am in 2 bed room flat with 4 beds...More

    Thank auhamada
    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 29 October 2017

    We appreciate your feedback about your experience in our hostel. Everyone here would like to wish you the best in your future travels. Come back and visit us again soon!

    Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

    Honestly have no complaints about this hostel. We stayed in a 4 bed dormitory. Rooms were clean and tidy, the location was great. Staff were pleasant. The continental breakfast had a great choice and you could take fruit away with you from the bar. Would...More

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    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 29 October 2017

    Thank you for staying at the HI Chicago and for rating us so high. We are delighted to read that you loved our clean and quiet accommodation, convenient location, as well as, the delicious breakfast we served. Also, we are glad that you enjoyed our...More

    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    Checked-in at 10:30 PM straight from the airport, They gave me a bed that is used and not clean. I know it's not their fault if someone inside the dorm room used the bed prior to my arrival. Went back to the receptionist to inform...More

    Thank jgcxo
    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 29 October 2017

    We are sorry we were not able to provide you with a better quality of service. This is not typical of our welcoming staff, and we are always looking for ways to improve our customer experience. We try hard to make sure all of our...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    Have stayed with HI hostels in the past and they've never steered me wrong. And the trend continues. Got here on a Friday, just in time for their happy hour. Served soda, beer, 2 different types of red & white wines, plus popcorn and candy...More

    Thank Rick M
    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 29 October 2017

    hank you for staying at the HI Chicago and for rating us so high. We are delighted to read that you loved our clean and quiet accommodation, convenient location, as well as, the delicious breakfast we served. Also, we are glad that you enjoyed our...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

    It’s a 7 storey bldg dorms and PVT rooms, common areas for play and dining on the 2nd floor and a cafe and reception area on the ground floor. Access to rooms and elevator is possible only with a swipe card and makes it secure....More

    Thank travglobT
    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 14 November 2017

    Thank you for choosing to stay at HI Chicago and for sharing your wonderful experience online. We are Happy to read that you enjoyed our convenient location as well as, our comfortable accommodation which was great for your needs. Thank you for being our guest,...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$39 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 300
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    • Downtown / The Loop
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    Lawrence W
    4 October 2017|
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    Response from travglobT | Reviewed this property |
    It can be taken on arrival o hihostels online.
    28 July 2017|
    Response from debbyR700 | Reviewed this property |
    There are private rooms, but I didn't stay in one, so I'm not sure if it is still a shared bathroom. There are shared bathrooms for each area of suites, so it is just across the hall and not a lot of people using each one.
    Chafikone R
    27 July 2017|
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    Response from Makenzie F | Reviewed this property |
    I caught a train to a station near by and then walked. you should be able to find what train to catch from google maps :)
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