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    Chicago Getaway Hostel

    616 W Arlington Pl, Chicago, IL 60614-2682
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          US$109
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          Overview
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          • Average7%
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          • Terrible2%
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          Reviewed 17 April 2017

          This hotel is great for big groups.It has larger rooms and can accommodate a lot of people. The breakfast is phenomenal and the staff works to keep you happy. Overall the service was great but the experience was better.More

          Thank Emma R
          Management response:Responded 19 April 2017

          We appreciate your feedback, Emma. We're thrilled to hear that you had a great stay with us and that our team provided you with excellent service. However, your rating does not reflect your positive review, and we'd love another opportunity to share a more positive...More

          Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

          This place does exactly what it needs to do - it's clean and modern, with great facilities and super friendly and helpful staff. The location is good, maybe a 40 minute scenic walk to downtown Chicago, but Fullerton station is just around the corner for...More

          1  Thank culvisage
          Management response:Responded 14 April 2017

          Thanks for the 4/5 review! We're thrilled to hear that you had a great stay with us! It's wonderful that our team provided you with friendly and helpful service! We're also very pleased that you enjoyed our location and proximity to many exciting attractions! We'd...More

          Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

          Everything was as expected. We had waffles every morning and the personel was friendly. The room we slept in had a shower a toilet and a sink. The toilet didn't have a lock. That was the only negative thing I can think of.More

          1  Thank kimsetroll
          Management response:Responded 10 April 2017

          Thank you for sharing with us, Guest! We're delighted to hear that you had a wonderful visit with us at Chicago Getaway Hostel. We strive to provide our guests with the very best, so this is great to hear! Regarding the toilet lock, we will...More

          Reviewed 27 March 2017

          Gist: - breakfast: no bread/baked goods, no eggs. Fresh apples and oranges, cheerios, milk- , wafflemaker with butter and jelly, water-dissolved instant coffee (!!). 40 mts before closing time, they ran out of milk and fruit. - Website lies about large closet; NO closet at...More

          1  Thank Djennifer
          Management response:Responded 29 March 2017

          We appreciate your feedback, Jennifer. We're disheartened to hear about the problems you encountered. We strive to offer our guests quality service and comfort. However, your experience is not on par with the service we're accustomed to providing. We'll be addressing your concerns with the...More

          Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

          Everything was cool, the cookies were to die for, I ate mine and my spouses. Everyone was friendly and overall it was just a great getaway. I'll definitely consider booking in the future. I just stayed inside and relaxed so I didn't enjoy any hotel...More

          Thank Kaleea D
          Management response:Responded 26 March 2017

          Thank you for the fantastic review, Kaleea! We're delighted your experience with us was so wonderful! We endeavor to make all of our guests feel welcome and relaxed during their time with us. We aim to please and your praise lets us know we're doing...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
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          • US$33 - US$279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 115
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          • Lincoln Park
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          reanna8412
          Is this a good atmosphere for families? We'll be traveling with a 5 year old and will have a private room.
          26 May 2017|
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          Response from Andre E | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, I think so. There is even a Free Parking Out Back for Guests.The Place is Big and has the vibe of a University Campus with kids from the seven seas..lol. The Lounge-Cafeteria area is clean and smoke-free. The People you... More
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          April J
          What is the correct phone number for this hostel? Ive tried two different numbers and each tell me it's the wrong number.
          9 April 2017|
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          Response from britbratz88 | Reviewed this property |
          (773) 929-5380 i just called this number to dbl check and they answered
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          "Choose a room with a private bathroom for extra privacy"
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          "I found that rooms facing the street, rather than the courtyard, are preferable at night as they are darker..."
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          "Don't book through a third party website or else you'll get robbed."
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          "I stayed in a mixed dorm room, For about $20 a night, this may be one of the best bargain beds in Chicago!"
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