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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 6 December 2015 via mobile

    This hostel is probably the best one I have stayed at. Idealy located. Great common area and facilities. Good breakfast to get the day going. One small negative. The young Asian girl on the reception desk with the compass tattoo may have been having a...More

    Thank Leon R
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 25 August 2016

    Thanks for the feedback.

    Reviewed 2 December 2015

    The hostel is great. I was there just for 1 night, in a 10 bed dorm. The place is clean, shared bathrooms are OK and breakfast is good for the price. The best is the location, right in the city center, you can walk to...More

    Thank GuayenM
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 25 August 2016

    Thanks for the feedback.

    Reviewed 25 November 2015

    Spent 5 night in a 10-bedroom female dorm and was very satisfied. I got to Chicago in the morning (megabus) and was already able to get into my room and take a shower, which made me REALLY happy! :P Everything was really clean, breakfast was...More

    Thank PhdStudentTravel
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 25 August 2016

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    Reviewed 22 November 2015

    I attended a two-day weekend training class near Greek Town- perfect location for walking to/ from plus located between State Street and Michigan Ave. Room had (4) sets of bunk beds - and en-suite bathroom - perfectly fine set up, cleanliness, and quiet/ respectful blend...More

    Thank marydistantharbor
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 25 August 2016

    Thanks for the feedback.

    Reviewed 21 November 2015

    Good prices for the area, and convenient to all the places we wanted to see. Clean, quiet, convenient, a breeze! We opted to have a private room rather than going dorm. A cafeteria is available, and was getting lots of use, but we chose to...More

    Thank unhappy c
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 25 August 2016

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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.
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from Pechie88 | Reviewed this property |
    It's easy using the train. Just get on the blue line and get off at Jackson station. It's only a 5 minute walk from there. (Google Maps will help you plan it).
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