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Top Rated Hostels in Chicago, USA

93.9%
1072 reviews Book Now 
1

Chicago Getaway Hostel

Hostel
616 West Arlington Place, Chicago, USA 60614

892 out of 1072 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Chicago Getaway Hostel

Atmosphere - 91% Staff - 97% Facilities - 96% Safety - 96%
Location - 92% Cleanliness - 94% Value - 89%
Håvard Refvik
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, Partying / nightlife, Shopping
88.6%
Håvard would recommend this property 24 August 2015

Decent dorms with lockers and bathrooms, good WiFi-connection, great kitchen-facilities and helpful staff.

Franck William
Alone
Events / festivals, Work / volunteering
100.0%
Franck would recommend this property 30 July 2015

Staff / WiFi / Cool Funky / Cleaness / Location / Food is excellent & cheap. I could keep on but i gots to go.

92.8%
152 reviews Book Now 
2

Urban Holiday Lofts

Hostel
2014 West Wabansia, Chicago, USA IL 60647

143 out of 152 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Urban Holiday Lofts

Atmosphere - 91% Staff - 92% Facilities - 88% Safety - 96%
Location - 93% Cleanliness - 94% Value - 92%
Customer review
With friends / other travellers
Backpacking / gap year
100.0%
Customer would recommend this property 05 February 2015

Everything. The staff were really helpful and friendly, the location is perfect, the breakfast is amazing, the common rooms and rooms are really nice, the price is really good, atmosphere's nice. I have been staying in hostels for the last 6 months all over the world and I would say that this is by far the best all round.

Customer review
With my spouse / partner
City break, Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture
88.6%
Customer would recommend this property 04 February 2015

I liked the atmosphere of the hostel. The staff was friendly and was always willing to share their ideas and the places they enjoyed.

91.9%
39 reviews Book Now 
3

Holiday Jones

Hostel
1659 W. Division St, Chicago, USA 60622

36 out of 39 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Holiday Jones

Atmosphere - 88% Staff - 93% Facilities - 91% Safety - 95%
Location - 89% Cleanliness - 94% Value - 90%
Customer review
Alone
City break, Sightseeing & culture
100.0%
Customer would recommend this property 14 August 2015

Super convenient, pleasant & helpful staff, clean delightful decor, large common area and good bagel breakfast!

Victoria Atkinson
With friends / other travellers
Backpacking / gap year, Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture
88.6%
Victoria would recommend this property 03 August 2015

The bar had a great vibe. It was the little things (like plugs, a little shelf and a light) to the bed that made it. The lockers were also big and secure. It was in a great location.

91.0%
24 reviews Book Now 
4

Days Inn Chicago

2 star Hotel
644 W. Diversey Parkway, Chicago, USA 60614

24 out of 24 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Days Inn Chicago

Atmosphere - 92% Staff - 96% Facilities - 89% Safety - 95%
Location - 81% Cleanliness - 96% Value - 84%
ANTONIO CARLOS FERNANDEZ PRO PEDRAZA
91.4%
ANTONIO CARLOS would recommend this property 21 January 2009

I think the room is very good, the bed amazing, the cleaniless, the service is very friendly

Owen Hughes
91.4%
Owen would recommend this property 03 February 2008

Very modern hotel...great to be able to wash clothes and great rnage of stations on the TV..nice and warm too and the staff we're v helpful

90.2%
62 reviews Book Now 
5

Wrigley Hostel

Hostel
3514 North Sheffield Avenue, Chicago, USA IL 60657

59 out of 62 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Wrigley Hostel

Atmosphere - 91% Staff - 96% Facilities - 88% Safety - 92%
Location - 92% Cleanliness - 85% Value - 84%
brian chan
Alone
Backpacking / gap year
100.0%
brian would recommend this property 17 August 2015

Great staff, very friendly and helpful. Good location as well, close to train station and lots of things to do around.

Customer review
With friends / other travellers
Backpacking / gap year
88.6%
Customer would recommend this property 09 January 2015

The staff here were amazing, really helpful and amazing. The hostel itself is located really close to a train station, making it easy to get everywhere and the area around the hostel was really cool as well.

90.1%
1257 reviews Book Now 
6

HI-Chicago Hostel

Hostel
24 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, USA IL 60605

1214 out of 1257 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend HI-Chicago Hostel

Atmosphere - 82% Staff - 92% Facilities - 89% Safety - 93%
Location - 94% Cleanliness - 94% Value - 84%
David Lodge
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture
91.4%
David would recommend this property 18 August 2015

Incredibly helpful staff, excellent breakfast, good location and very clean. Air conditioning in rooms works well.

Melanie Dukes
Alone
Sightseeing & culture
91.4%
Melanie would recommend this property 08 August 2015

Location, cleanliness, helpful staff, very comfortable hostel despite being very big.

89.8%
237 reviews Book Now 
7

IHSP Chicago Hostel at Damen CTA

Hostel
1616 N. Damen Ave. 2nd Flr., Chicago, USA IL 60647

225 out of 237 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend IHSP Chicago Hostel at Damen CTA

Atmosphere - 92% Staff - 88% Facilities - 88% Safety - 91%
Location - 92% Cleanliness - 88% Value - 87%
Customer review
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture, Work / volunteering
100.0%
Customer would recommend this property 17 August 2015

Good rooms and amenities, excellent location, only 5-10 min from heaps of bars, restaurants and the train station.

travis kelly
Alone
City break, Sightseeing & culture
94.3%
travis would recommend this property 29 June 2015

There was a god atmosphere in the evening. The common area has a pool table and some other amenities if the weather outside is bad, otherwise there is a nice view on the rooftop with plenty of seating space. The staff also enforced the 11pm curfew which was good as it could get quite loud in the common area for people trying to sleep. The coffee and pancakes in the morning were good. The staff were also very friendly. The hostel was also very clean, which was impressive given how many people stay there.

85.1%
5 reviews Book Now 
8

Red Roof Inn Chicago

3 star Hotel
162 East Ontario St, Chicago, USA IL 60611

5 out of 5 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Red Roof Inn Chicago

Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 96% Facilities - 72% Safety - 88%
Location - 92% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 88%
Stephen Masters
Alone
Sightseeing & culture
94.3%
Stephen would recommend this property 10 October 2014

Doormen who take bags from your taxi and flag a cab for you at this price! All the staff were cheerful and friendly and it was a pleasant place for an overnight stay. The Italian restaurant next door was a good evening choice and there are breakfast places a-plenty. A short walk to the Navy Pier and the shopping centre. I'm looking forward to staying there again next week.

Salina Chan
With friends / other travellers
Sightseeing & culture
85.7%
Salina would recommend this property 09 August 2012

good rate, central location, not too picky about size and facilities (as long as there is washroom and bed that was already enough), room had a tv which was a bonus from other hostels

84.5%
181 reviews Book Now 
9

Chicago Parthenon Hostel

Hostel
310 S HALSTED ST, Chicago, USA 60661

163 out of 181 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Chicago Parthenon Hostel

Atmosphere - 77% Staff - 90% Facilities - 76% Safety - 89%
Location - 90% Cleanliness - 84% Value - 81%
arthur wade
Alone
Business / conference, Events / festivals, Relaxation/spa
100.0%
arthur would recommend this property 23 June 2015

The staff was very helpful and friendly ...Cookie who checked me in was very helpful and informative about restaurants and public transportation. ...the atmosphere was good the private room I had was roomy ...no TVs in the rooms but there was a TV room ..for me it felt like a throw back to the 50s. ..beds were pillow top and also had good pillows. ..location. .location. .location. . very centrally located I came in for the Blues Festival and it was only 3 stops and a couple blocks walk to Grant Park and Lake Michigan....anything you need is within walking distance .Blue line by the way was only a 2 minute walk and its right by Giordanos absolutely the best deep dish pizza I've ever had...will I stay there again. ..absolutely. ..

Robert Henningham
Alone
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture
68.6%
08 June 2015

They have good breakfasts here and hot showers. You don't always know how good the water is going to be at a hostel so that was a nice surprise.

83.9%
16 reviews Book Now 
10

AWA Chicago City Center Hotel

2 star Hotel
600 North LaSalle Street, IL, 60654, City center, Chicago, USA 60654

14 out of 16 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend AWA Chicago City Center Hotel

Atmosphere - 78% Staff - 81% Facilities - 73% Safety - 82%
Location - 96% Cleanliness - 86% Value - 88%
Customer review
With friends / other travellers
City break
71.4%
Customer would recommend this property 15 October 2012

The location is fantastic, you can walk all over the city. The corner restaurant serves great breakfasts for reasonable prices. They are also open for lunch.

Elizabeth Tucker
With my spouse / partner
Sightseeing & culture
88.6%
Elizabeth would recommend this property 06 August 2012

Amazing location right in the centre of downtown near the hard rock cafe! Also free parking was brilliant and the staff were helpful and friendly!

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