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    Hostelling International Chicago

    24 East Congress Parkway, South Loop, Chicago, IL 60605-1226
    (312) 883-8630
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    • Excellent58%
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    • Average6%
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    “great hostel” (28 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    1.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    Have stayed with HI hostels in the past and they've never steered me wrong. And the trend continues. Got here on a Friday, just in time for their happy hour. Served soda, beer, 2 different types of red & white wines, plus popcorn and candy...More

    Thank Rick M
    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 28 October 2017

    hank you for staying at the HI Chicago and for rating us so high. We are delighted to read that you loved our clean and quiet accommodation, convenient location, as well as, the delicious breakfast we served. Also, we are glad that you enjoyed our...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

    It’s a 7 storey bldg dorms and PVT rooms, common areas for play and dining on the 2nd floor and a cafe and reception area on the ground floor. Access to rooms and elevator is possible only with a swipe card and makes it secure....More

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    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for choosing to stay at HI Chicago and for sharing your wonderful experience online. We are Happy to read that you enjoyed our convenient location as well as, our comfortable accommodation which was great for your needs. Thank you for being our guest,...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    What an amazing hostel! Can't fault it! Staff were exceptional, especially Leo. Free breakfast, any help you need, very clean rooms and free towel. Buzzing after staying here! Perfect location for getting to the sights. I will be back! 😊More

    Thank FaithK1927
    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for staying at the HI Chicago and for rating us so high. We are delighted to read that you loved our clean accommodation, convenient location, as well as, the delicious breakfast we served. Also, we are glad that you enjoyed our friendly associate...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    I was delighted to be hosted in the HI Chicago. The hostel is very well centrally located. The breakfast is unbeatable. The staff is very friendly and working hard to make that place functions well. The dorm rooms are very efficient with hair dryer and...More

    Thank seliyakim
    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for staying at the HI Chicago and for rating us so high. We are delighted to read that you loved our clean accommodation, amenities and convenient location, as well as, the delicious breakfast we served. Also, we are delighted that you mentioned that...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    Clean, comfy dorms with nice touches such as a light, plug sockets and usb ports and shelf by each bed. The common area was great and made it easy to meet other guests. The free breakfast had a good selection including pastries, muffins, cereals, porridge,...More

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    Response from Ruby M, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for choosing to stay at HI Chicago and for sharing your wonderful experience online. We are Happy to read that you enjoyed our convenient location as well as, our comfortable accommodation which worked for your needs. Thank you for being our guest, it...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Downtown / The Loop
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    Response from travglobT | Reviewed this property |
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    Response from debbyR700 | Reviewed this property |
    There are private rooms, but I didn't stay in one, so I'm not sure if it is still a shared bathroom. There are shared bathrooms for each area of suites, so it is just across the hall and not a lot of people using each one.
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    Response from Pechie88 | Reviewed this property |
    It's easy using the train. Just get on the blue line and get off at Jackson station. It's only a 5 minute walk from there. (Google Maps will help you plan it).
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