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24 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, Chicago, USA, Distance from city centre: 3.5km

Rating: 91% from 64 reviews

  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 87%Staff
  • 91%Security
  • 92%Cleanliness
  • 96%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 90%Facilities

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  • This was my first time staying in a hostel. The staff was friendly and helpful (Ahmed in the kitchen greeted us every morning!) and our dorm-mates were the best. THE place to stay in Chicago if you want to dive right into the city! We were there for three nights for the Chicago marathon--the hostel provided a free pasta dinner on marathon-eve and an extra early (5AM) breakfast for runners who needed to get to the starting line (which was only about 1/4 mile away)!
  • 97%
  • 11 Oct 2013 Caroline USA
  • I went to this hostel for the Chicago Marathon weekend- they paid special attention to runners by hosting a pasta supper, a very early breakfast on race day, and cute touches all around, like personalized water bottles. I loved my stay here, location is great, rooms are clean, and there
  • 100%
  • 11 Oct 2013 Anonymous Canada
  • Excellent location for Chicago marathon and staff went out of their way for the marathon Inc. pasta dinner and having breakfast at 5am for he runners and even had bananas now that was thinking ! Activities co-ordinator was excellent and enjoyed the German night on Thur. 10th Oct. All in all a 10 out of 10experience for me and I am 69 years old
  • 97%
  • 10 Oct 2013 Ellis Canada
  • Great value - quiet quarters - even when there are 9 other people in the room, there seems to be plenty of space - free breakfast - very accommodating staff (they let me check-in 6 hours early when my travel plans got extended at the last minute - I didn't even have to explain anything beforehand) - located downtown and right next to the L train, so accessible from anywhere.
  • 100%
  • 08 Oct 2013 Anonymous USA
  • The only thing that I found inconvenient was that I had to wait a few hours to for checking in. The rest of my stay was like a fairy tale: the other people staying in my room were friendly, the staff was friendly too. It's hard to believe they can keep everything so clean even though there are so many people coming and leaving every day. Also, if you need anything anytime (snack, laundry, computer, coffee, ...), there are vending machines for it.
  • 100%
  • 18 Sep 2013 Anonymous Slovakia
  • the hostel is in the centre of chicago. The room is quite big. Facilites is good, Its more like a hotel than a hostel
  • 77%
  • 15 Sep 2013 Anonymous Hong Kong
  • A truly great hostel.
  • 100%
  • 04 Sep 2013 Jane Canada
  • это хороший хостел, в отличном месте, они серверуют бесплатный завтрак, где есть из чего выбрать и можно наесться. Расположение удобное, народу много, мне попались хорошие ребята. Интерент бесплатный и достаточно быстрый. Понравилось тут. При возможности остановлюсь тут еще раз.
  • 100%
  • 02 Sep 2013 Filipp Russia
  • Great place, very interesting, always clean, the staff very helpful. It's a huge Hostel, because even there has a big living room, people don't were very close.
  • 74%
  • 13 Aug 2013 Pablo Brazil
  • My computer charger and make-up bag were taken away by someone, but the staff wouldn't help me look for them. I was very disappointed, and I had to leave. It was a great loss, and I would never forget this.
  • 46%
  • 31 Jul 2013 Anonymous China
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