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    The Homestead

    1625 Hinman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201-6021
    (847) 453-3870
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    Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

    When I go to Evanston, I love staying here. It's less impersonal than a chain hotel. I can walk to Northwestern University and downtown Evanston. I enjoy walking along Lake Michigan which is a block away. The front porch is a lovely place to hang...More

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    Response from Homestead_Hotel, Director of Sales at The HomesteadResponded 19 May 2017

    Thanks for sharing your positive experience on Tripadvisor! We love having you stay with us, and appreciate the kind words about our location, restaurant, and charm. We take great pride in our customer service, and appreciate you noticing. We look forward to seeing you again...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    First off, please DO NOT call this a hotel - this a bed and breakfast AT BEST, with a good bed and terrible breakfast! The hotel closes at 11pm, and then you have to call the gentleman who will open the door for you after...More

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    Response from Homestead_Hotel, Director of Sales at The HomesteadResponded 19 May 2017

    Thanks for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. We’re sorry to hear you weren’t completely satisfied with your visit. We are indeed a hotel, and have been since the 1920’s. However, as a registered historic property that offers both transient and extended-stay...More

    Reviewed 15 April 2017

    staff was super friendly. If you are visiting northwestern this hotel is literally a couple of blocks off campus. A super easy walk. Beds were comfortable and the place was clean. Basic continental breakfast included. BIG issue though was that there was no sound proofing....More

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    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    Although we have never stayed in the Homestead rooms, we have visited friends who were very pleased. Most recently we had dinner and brunch in the lovely restaurant, "Hearth" , which is within The Homestead. It was very enjoyable, great ambiance, good food, good service,...More

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    Response from Homestead_Hotel, Director of Sales at The HomesteadResponded 19 May 2017

    Thanks for the kind words and sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. We agree, Hearth is a great restaurant and certainly does provide great ambiance, food, service, and brunch! We look forward to welcoming you on the hotel side as well! Thanks again.

    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    I stayed alone while my daughter was visiting Northwestern University. The location is fabulous, being two blocks from campus, two blocks from the water and one block from the grocery store and restaurants. The room is small, which is ok for me, but if there...More

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    3 August 2017|
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    Response from Homestead_Hotel | Property representative |
    Absolutely. There is free wireless internet available throughout the entire building!
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    20 March 2017|
    Response from Homestead_Hotel | Property representative |
    Yes. These are available at a rate of $10 per night.
    Steve T
    1 September 2016|
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    Response from Homestead_Hotel | Property representative |
    The Homestead offers complimentary validated guest parking in a local garage that is located about a block away from the hotel. It is extremely uncommon for any event in the city to challenge parking availability. The... More
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    "It seems like some of the rooms have been refurbished--rooms on second floor have key cards. But staff is..."
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    "Drive around blocks for good parking"
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    "Probably a good choice if you are looking for a small apartment, short term."
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    "kitchenette was a nice option"
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