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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This is still the nicest place we have stayed in Chicago. Even better than the AirBnB we stayed at. Free parking, clean rooms, friendly staff and just the basics at a reasonable price. Easy to get around the city from here. Not far from Lake Shore Dr.

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Lafayette, Indiana
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

I wanted a bed and a toilet and maybe a tv. It had all three. Truly a win for me. On site parking is really clutch. It didn't have lots of amenities but I didn't need any. I just wanted about the most basic stuff at a fair price which is exactly what I got.

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2Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 3 November 2015

This is a hidden gem in Chicago! While it is very dated, it is also clean and safe. And parking is included in the price of the room. Our family stays there whenever we are in town, since is such a good value. It is withing walking distance of Andersonville and a very short bus or Uber ride to downtown.

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Claremont, California
Reviewed 19 October 2015

The location is very good and the price is right for a Chicago motel. It is near Lake Shore Drive and it is an easy drive to the loop or to north suburbs like Evanston. Clean room and comfortable bed.

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Merrimac, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 October 2015

I wanted to stay in an old fashioned motel for our Route 66 road trip. This place definitely fit the bill. It was one of those motels where you have to get to your room from the outside from outside stairs. The rooms were very clean and we asked for a cot, which was there when we got there. The...

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dbq
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Very Clean but very dated felt very safe it was very quiet just a short cab ride from Wrigley Field about $10.00 plus tip if you just need a clean bed and room with hot water this is the place free hot coffee and rolls in the am also

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Elgin IL
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I've stayed here a few times now. It's great if you are going to Wrigley Field as you can walk around the corner and catch the #22 Clark Street bus. Takes about 20 minutes, you can look at the neighborhoods, and it only costs $2.25. This motel is just that - a motel. This is not the Hyatt. But is...

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Cedar Falls
Reviewed 26 August 2015

My husband, 8-week-old son, and I stayed here the weekend before last because the hotel is located just a few blocks from a relative's home. Never again. We had reserved a non-smoking room but were given a smoking room (#121). It smelled strongly of cigarette smoke as soon as we walked in. We requested a different room but were told...

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Brandon, Vermont, United States
Reviewed 6 July 2015

A friend put us up for a night at an expensive downtown hotel but when we arrived at Heart O Chicago the next day I breathed a sigh of relief. Nothing pretentious - we found good clean lodging right on the edge of a service business district and lovely quiet neighborhoods. It is located on sort of an odd intersection...

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gottagoqueen
Reviewed 6 July 2015

This Motel seems like it's been around for many years. If you're looking for plush Chicago, not here. However, budget (for ChiTown) and functional --everything was painted and clean. Sheets in my king size bed were pretty nice, soft. Bed and pillows were comfortable. Based on the bed alone I'd rate it above average for budget . But unless you...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Heart O' Chicago Motel

Address: 5990 N. Ridge Ave, Chicago, IL 60660-3263
Region: United States > Illinois > Chicago
Price Range: $139 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Heart O' Chicago Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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“Really none: they all face the busy road. Upstairs feels safer.”
 of 5 bubbles W1187RJdavidp, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Quiet room, 2nd floor , in corner”
 of 5 bubbles 2Midwest, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to ask for non-smoking and we found the rooms upstairs were quiet”
 of 5 bubbles mukilteomike44, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms are smoking and the top floor rooms are non-smoking.”
 of 5 bubbles KarthikTS, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“211 was Awesome!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles jayd873, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
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