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    Hostelling International Chicago

    24 East Congress Parkway, South Loop, Chicago, IL 60605-1226
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good35%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
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    “ping pong” (25 reviews)
    “bunk beds” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Family Rooms
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    11 - 15 of 502 reviews

    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    We stayed as a family of five (oldest a young teen) for one night in mid-June in one of the private rooms. We had two rooms, each with a bunk bed with a large lower and small upper bunk. As we had both rooms in...More

    Thank travellinglittlekids
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 21 June 2017

    Thanks for your feedback. We are happy we could accommodate your family. Paul C

    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    This is a great way for students, singles, couples, or groups with kids to travel. Not only because it is very economical, but you get to meet people from all over the world and they had many programs that would help you see the city,...More

    Thank Gretta R
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 14 June 2017

    Thanks for your feedback. Happy to hear you took advantage of what we had to offer. Paul C

    Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

    This is the best hostel I have stayed in hands down! Huge, spacious, clean. Staff were pretty good. Free breakfast is great, ping pong and pool tables. So many great activities going on and great location in Chicago, so many attractions walkable distance.

    Thank Josh D
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 14 June 2017

    Thanks for your feedback. It is much appreciated.

    Reviewed 7 June 2017

    An awesome surprise given pricing! 1.5 blocks away from public transit so it's not hard to get to the touristy spots (15-20 mins). The rooms are clean... has a good vibe. breakfast was basic but fills you up. We had the two beds option &...More

    Thank Miriam A
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 14 June 2017

    Thanks for your feedback. Happy we were able to surprise you.

    Reviewed 6 June 2017

    This is pretty affordable place for stay, particularly for longer stays. Rooms are neat and maintained. But the best thing is the location, most of the attractions are within walking distance. Staff was helpful and friendly. They also provide free breakfast; it is more than...More

    Thank Jitendra N
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 14 June 2017

    Thanks for your feedback, it is much appreciated.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$ 43 - US$ 168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 300
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    • Downtown / The Loop
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    Sabrina B
    9 May 2017|
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    Response from Paul C | Property representative |
    Yes, each bedroom door has its own separate lock and key. No other occupant will have access to your sleeping room.
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    Sabrina B
    9 May 2017|
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    Response from Paul C | Property representative |
    Hi, There are 4 bedrooms in a suite that shares the bathroom. Each bathroom function is private and can be used by multiple individuals.
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    Karla R
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from Paul C | Property representative |
    Hi, Unfortunately we do not offer parking at our location, however, there are parking lots within walking distance of the hostel. The prices varies from $16 to $36 (or more) depending on how long you leave your vehicle and... More
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