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Margarita European Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Margarita's really feels like a European inn, replete with tall ceilings, huge windows (that open!) and white curtains that flutter in the breeze. The beds are comfy, the linens great. Very clean. It is a terrific alternative to typical (aka predictably dull) hotels. When you check in on the second floor, you will see the enormous sitting room with so...

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Margaritainn, Owner at Margarita European Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, responded to this review

Thank-you for choosing the Margarita European Inn for your most recent stay in Evanston and taking the time to write a review. Owning a historic property is as much a passion as it is a profession. We at the Margarita are nothing if not passionate. Safe Travels, Michael Innkeeper Margarita European Inn

Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A classic, old world, eclectic, somewhat quirky property. Extremely pleasant and helpful staff. Comfortable, well appointed rooms. EXCELLENT continental breakfast featuring house-made pastries that rival the very best I've had in Paris. The Greek Yogurt is an experience unto itself (Canadian-made Skotidakis brand). The property and service reflect a strong personal commitment by the hotelier. Bravo.

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Margaritainn, Owner at Margarita European Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, responded to this review

Thank-you very much for choosing the Margarita European Inn and taking the time to share your experience. We take great care in providing the best in hospitality. Thank-you for noticing. Safe Travels, Michael P. Innkeeper

West Lafayette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed on a Saturday and the hotel was conveniently located to restaurants near the edge of the Northwestern campus and the Skokie North Shore Center, less than 30 minutes away. There’s some interesting history behind the hotel and it still has the quaint, 2-person elevator to get between the lobby and third floor rooms. Although the room was a...

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Mount Vernon, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel started as a rooming house for young ladies in the 1920s. It is now certainly a gem on the North Shore. The rooms are very modern with 1920s style, The Grand Parlor is nice for socializing or just relaxing. Service is above excellent.

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Kapaa, Hawaii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've stayed at the Margarita Inn several times, as it is located on the same block as our daughter's apartment. The neighborhood is quiet and the boutique nature of the hotel is evident in it's varied types of rooms. Beds are comfy and bathrooms are modern and clean. Interiors are old and slightly musty, but some might find that charming....

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Falls Church, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an update to my previous review, entitled, "Disappointed," which is copied below. After posting this review, I received a very nice note from the innkeeper, who expressed his gratitude for the feedback and deep regret for my disappointment. Such concern for a guest's comfort and satisfaction deserves recognition. While I stand by the substance of my original review,...

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I was in the area on business, and chose this hotel over the chain I have my points with because it looked like an interesting, unique place, and had great reviews online. It didn't disappoint - this is one of the more memorable places I've stayed. The sitting room where the morning pastries and coffee are served turned out to...

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Flora, Indiana
Reviewed 6 April 2017

First, the staff here is just amazing! I had called ahead of time with a couple of questions and the lady, I think her name was Katherine, not only answered them, but gave me suggestions on how to make our trip even more enjoyable. When we arrived, Katherine had printed out the map for the train and marked our stops...

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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We love staying here! The best chocolate croissants for breakfast and the greek yogurt with granola, superb. My husband says this is his favorite hotel on the North Shore. It is raining today. Margaret gave us umbrellas so we could walk around Evanston. We came back and relaxed in the library where we spent a relaxing hour reading books.

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Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We were so pleasantly surprised with our stay at The Margarita (love the name). The staff was very friendly and as we were arriving in the wee hours, they even called us to confirm we were still coming and assure us that someone would be at the desk at 1:30 a.m. The room was small, but we had such an...

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  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chicagoland, Evanston's, Boutique hotel. Close to Northwestern University and 1 block to public transportation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Margarita European Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

Address: 1566 Oak Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201-4234
Region: United States > Illinois > Evanston
Price Range: $223 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Margarita European Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member 2.5*
Number of rooms: 46
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“Our room on the street side was quiet”
  • King bed room
  • Updated bathroom
Mack3065, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“I suggest you ask to see the room before checking in.”
90Anne, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“SPACE is a must while in Evanston (our reason for going)..... Whole Foods for lunch and Whiskey's for dinner.”
SOGChicago, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 210, right off the lobby. It was small, but quiet and actually quite convenient. No views.”
happyeee, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the actual room before booking.”
D4126EYjohnp, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
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