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The Carleton of Oak Park

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All reviewsgreen linemotor innfrank lloyd wrightthe main hoteldowntown chicagohotel sectionunity templeolder hoteltwo sinkskitchen areafront desk staffrefrigerator and microwavetrain stationblock walkwithin walking distancehistoric hotelroom was large
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Reviewed 13 October 2015

This was for the true elite way back in the day. Now it reminds me of the Shining lol. If you stay and can afford it get a suite up top, it's like staying in an old fashioned well to do luxury apartment. Complete with...More

Thank blkdeath75
Reviewed 30 September 2015

This historic hotel is located in charming, historical Oak Park, but is a short walk to the train to get to downtown Chicago - the best of both worlds! Not only was the hotel quaint and the restaurants convenient, but the staff was outstanding -...More

Thank AMACRINE90
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Old style hotel nestled on a corner on the main drag in Oak Park. While the room was average in quality it was spacious and clean. Took us back a bit to an earlier time. We were there on a Friday night and the bar...More

Thank S11L
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Love the location and the motel ambience. Always clean. It is nice to get a mini conditioner in the bathroom as a lot of places don't provide that. Nice TV and fridge. All staff we dealt with were friendly other than the on checkin person....More

Thank Suzan H
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We stayed here for 4 nights in August. I chose this location because it offered free parking and was only 1 block from the train station. The neighborhood the hotel is in is very nice. We chose to eat our dinner in the neighborhood every...More

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US$146 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$146 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Response from Alexa T | Reviewed this property |
To get to our room, there were stairs. So be specific, when you request your handicap accessible room. We didn't make any requests.
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9 February 2015|
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Thank you for your inquiry with us. We do suggest that you book in advance with a credit card. There are no penalty fees if you cancel with in 24 hour cancellation policy. We also have free WiFi Please feel free to... More
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"Some rooms have jacuzzi tubs"
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"In winter would definitely choose a room IN the hotel rather than one of the rooms with outdoor entrances."
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"Ask to see the room first"
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"Avoid the motel if you can and stay in the main building."
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