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Holiday Jones - Chicago - Bedroom
₪274+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Chicago Parthenon Hostel - Chicago - Lounge
Chicago Parthenon Hostel
7.3 Good
Downtown₪432+
₪432+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Chicago Getaway Hostel
8.3 Excellent
Lincoln Park₪195+
₪195+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Wrigley Hostel - Chicago
8 Excellent
Wrigleyville₪408+
₪408+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
320 Happy Home
7.6 Good
Englewood₪216+
₪216+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning

Chicago hostels near the city center

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Hi Chicago Hostel - Chicago - Lounge
Hi Chicago Hostel
8 Excellent
Downtown₪285+
₪285+

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Low season

January

High season

July

Average price (weeknight)

₪237

Average price (weekend night)

₪289
Cheapest month to stay with an average 39% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 79% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Chicago

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Top tips for finding Chicago hostel deals

  • Wrigley Hostel is located on North Sheffield Avenue and situated opposite the iconic Wrigley Field Stadium, home of the Chicago Cubs MLB team. The trendy Wrigleyville scene and weekly pub crawls make this hostel in Chicago a smart choice for singles or groups intent on exploring the famous city nightlife. Accommodations range from private rooms to multi-bed dorms, including one for females only. The property comes with free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, laundry service, and bicycle rentals, among other features. Please note that there is a 48h advance notice needed for cancellations.
  • Not far from the University of Illinois Chicago campus, you will find Chicago Parthenon Hostel on Halsted Street in the Greektown district, which is on the city’s West Side. Other nearby attractions include the Navy Pier, Millennium Park, and the Art Institute of Chicago. This property offers both private and dormitory-style rooms, with free linens and community baths on each floor. Additionally, guests at this hostel in Chicago can enjoy free Wi-Fi, complimentary continental breakfast, 24h security, air conditioning, and meeting rooms if needed.
  • Holiday Jones on West Division Street is located in the Wicker Park neighborhood, which is popular for its restaurants, art galleries, and nightclubs, making this hostel an attractive choice for couples and singles alike. This hostel in Chicago offers standard, double, and deluxe rooms with free towels and linens included. Listed amenities include a café, restaurant, common room, and shared kitchen. Free Wi-Fi, guest computers, and bicycle rental options are also available. Some nearby places of interest are Willis Tower, Lincoln Park Zoo, and the Chicago Riverwalk.
  • Chicago Getaway Hostel can accommodate up to 450 guests in 119 rooms, which makes it an ideal choice for large groups. Situated on West Arlington Place in Lincoln Park, this property is also close to the Lincoln Park Zoo as well as DePaul University, and it’s within easy reach of the John Hancock Observatory and The Field Museum. Free breakfast and complimentary Wi-Fi are offered along with other amenities like 24h front desk help, elevators, heating and air conditioning, and parking for a reasonable fee.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Chicago, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Chicago in January and March.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Chicago if you stay on a Monday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Friday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Chicago hostel.

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