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The Homestead

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Offers & Announcements: Free breakfast with your stay
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Offers & Announcements: Free breakfast with your stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a little worried when we checked in with the feel somewhere between a heritage site hotel and a frat house. Our one bedroom was large and comfortable with a pull out bed and adequate furnishings including the kitchen. No frills breakfast. Convenient location with...More

Thank Anne N
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 20 November 2017

The staff here truly made our stay special. They seem to understand the concept of "guest" and go out of their way to provide exceptional service. In my earlier review I gave them high marks and don't mind saying that they lived up to it...More

Thank Dogan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you know in advance that this is an old place, needs to be cleaned, painted, and have the rugs replaced----you will be fine. It is quiet, unless there is a connecting room behind a door, so request not. The decor is old and I...More

1  Thank StevenAK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was great pleasure to be there. The housekeeping was not doing a good job. while she was tidying the room she was damping every shoe together to a pile.but the other people were so friendly. thank you

Thank Ece A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had seen the Homestead while walking by on previous visits to Evanston. It looked nice from the outside and had good reviews. We ended up with a room on the 8th floor and noticed not only that the corridor and room smelled off mildew...More

1  Thank JohnBarnett
Response from Homestead_Hotel, Director of Sales at The HomesteadResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor, we certainly appreciate your feedback and utilize feedback like yours to propel us forward and make improvements. We are sorry to hear of your dissatisfaction. The damp corridor and room smelling of mildew is extremely uncommon feedback. We...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$134 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$134 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Nina I
31 July 2018|
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Response from Jennifer J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Nina! You also have the option of taking the Union Pacific North Metra train (metrarail website) connecting to the Blue Line of the El (transitchicago website) for the El or the bus) or you could take the Purple Line of... More
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vicky b
6 May 2018|
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Response from Homestead_Hotel | Property representative |
Hi Vicky, Yes, a One Bedroom Suite has a separate bedroom, separate bathroom, an open living room, and a kitchen and dining area. They are very spacious.
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Suzie623
4 August 2017|
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Response from Homestead_Hotel | Property representative |
Absolutely. There is free wireless internet available throughout the entire building!
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Room Tips
"not a connecting room."
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"Word to the wise: Restaurant and bar are closed on Mondays"
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"It seems like some of the rooms have been refurbished--rooms on second floor have key cards. But staff is..."
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"Drive around blocks for good parking"
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