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Chicago Getaway Hostel

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

First time staying at the Getaway Hostel, and first time staying in this part of town while in Chicago. Location was amazing with plenty of great restaurants close by, and the L Train a short walk as well. For the hostel, the rooms were clean...More

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Response from vincent776, Manager at Chicago Getaway HostelResponded 2 November 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a detailed review, and for the high score you gave us! We very much appreciate it and look forward to having you stay with us again soon! We are the best value in town...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016

The location of the hostile was absolutely perfect for our needs. The patio was pleasant although it closed rather early. The breakfast was something we avoided - too crowded, not food that we usually eat and too many wonderful restaurants nearby. The bathroom on our...More

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Response from vincent776, Manager at Chicago Getaway HostelResponded 2 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel and for giving us a good score! It would be great if we could keep our back patio open later, however due to a city noise ordinance on residential streets we are forced to close...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016

The location of this hostel is just right. There are many choices of restaurants in neighborhood. Hostel staff are helpful. The good thing of staying in a hostel is I get to meet other travellers and have a beer with them :)

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Response from vincent776, Manager at Chicago Getaway HostelResponded 2 November 2016

Thank you for the good score and review! Come and stay with us again soon! - Getaway Hostel Team

Reviewed 13 October 2016

I have used Hostels in markets where the hotels tend to be rather pricey. I have stayed at a few Chicago hostels, but have to say I was happier staying at the Chicago Getaway Hostel. The location is good, and safe at all hours day...More

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Response from vincent776, Manager at Chicago Getaway HostelResponded 2 November 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a thorough review for the Getaway Hostel. We are very proud of our friendly and helpful staff, and thank you for singling out Stephanie, who is fantastic. We look forward to your upcoming visits!...More

Reviewed 11 October 2016

Had a great experience. The hostel was very clean. The staff was very polite and helpful. Breakfast was very nice and the Internet worked well. The hostel is in a very convenient area to get to the l line. Very pretty area of town! Definetely...More

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Response from vincent776, Manager at Chicago Getaway HostelResponded 2 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for the great score! We really appreciate it and are pleased that you complimented our staff and services so nicely. Come and stay with us again soon! - Getaway Hostel Team

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
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USD 23 - USD 149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 23 - USD 149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Nearby
Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through
one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park
boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a
free zoo open to visitors year-round. This
pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks,
row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln
Park itself borders the lakefront area offering
peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline.
...More
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jamie16720
28 August 2017|
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Response from Erika M | Reviewed this property |
No! But there is a quiet hour and hours posted of when you are no longer supposed to use the Outdoor areas.
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sarahjdavisdds
11 July 2017|
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Response from Phillip S | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe they accept pets. Best solution is to call front desk and ask.
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reanna8412
27 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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