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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%
    • Very good34%
    • Average6%
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    “great hostel” (28 reviews)
    “bunk bed” (21 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

    While needing a much needed quick get a way, I recently decided to visit THE WINDY CITY. I was looking for a good price and I found it. All I needed was a place to crash and this was the place. Location was wonderful and...More

    Thank Norman M
    Response from Paul C, General Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 26 August 2016

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    Reviewed 19 September 2015

    The staff were great. The hostel was nice and very centrally located. We had a private room which was quiet (for the most part). If you drive to Chicago like we did, you get "discounted" parking at a local garage...total came to like $240 for...More

    Thank Kmacaluso84
    Response from Paul C, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 26 August 2016

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    Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

    Visited 3rd week of September 2015. Extremely busy week for Chicago, most rooms are sold out in hotels downtown (the loop). Staying in 8 bunk bed shared room for 2 nights. Place is generally clean. Amenities: a giant TV, free wifi, pool table, information desk...More

    Thank winforyou
    Response from Paul C, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 26 August 2016

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    Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

    This hostel is absolutely brilliant! Great price, amazing staff, great location and awesome facilities. The staff couldn't be more helpful. Breakfast was average, but was definitely sufficient for the price paid. We had a private room, which was big enough with a shared bathroom between...More

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    Response from Paul C, Owner at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 26 August 2016

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    Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

    This is a mammoth sized hostel and with it comes very high standards. The hostel is very clean, lots of communal space and even a free breakfast! Rooms are big with a lot of people sharing but the people here are all travelling for a...More

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    Response from Paul C, Manager at Hostelling International ChicagoResponded 26 August 2016

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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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