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The Carleton of Oak Park

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Reviewed 28 August 2015

The room was comfortable and we had a small kitchenette with a microwave and fridge. The service was good and we even got our room very early which was nice. They are located about half a block from the Green Line Train which will take...More

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I found the convenience of the Motor Inn (as well as the price) very pleasing! It was nice with young children to be able to get straight to the room from the car without traversing hallways and elevators. While staying in the hotel was a...More

Thank e-claiborne
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We always stay in the Hemingway Suite. We like it. Love the location and the hotel service. The restaurant has outdoor seating and a great breakfast. The hotel has two restaurants both are good. Very close to public transportation. The location sits in a very...More

Thank Craig E
Reviewed 11 August 2015

This is nice hotel in an older building with lots of charm. Far more fun than staying in a sterile cookie cutter Holiday Inn or Hilton or Marriott. The room was large and clean and well appointed. Strongly recommend and the price was very reasonable....More

1  Thank dcmark74
Response from CarletonGM, General Manager at The Carleton of Oak ParkResponded 12 August 2015

Dear dcmark74, Thank you for staying with us and your recent review! We are happy that you enjoyed your visit and hope to be of service to you again!

Reviewed 6 August 2015

It's the best hotel in the region but it's kind of old looking with uneven corridor floors but waay better than anything in the region. Also check in is only at 3pm which for people arriving in the morning is not very good at all!...More

Thank Arthur B
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Free Parking
Restaurant
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
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Free Parking
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Banquet Room
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Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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USD 145 - USD 223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
USD 145 - USD 223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
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FoxValleyDiner
29 July 2017|
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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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Yong Y
10 February 2015|
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Response from CarletonGM | Property representative |
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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"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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"Stay away from the Motel if you are a light sleeper!"
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