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Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston

3-star3 stars
1501 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL, 60201, United States of America

Suburban hotel with outdoor pool, near Northwestern University
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Great location
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Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston

from $81
  • from $81
  • Standard Room
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (LEISURE)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, View (King)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Roll-In Shower)
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, View
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bathtub (MOBILITY)
  • + 3 more

What’s around Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston


  • Northwestern University - 0.9 mi / 1.4 km
  • Loyola University Chicago - 4.2 mi / 6.7 km
  • Wrigley Field - 8.4 mi / 13.6 km
  • Lincoln Park - 8 mi / 12.8 km
  • Briar Street Theatre - 9.2 mi / 14.8 km
  • Skokie Theatre - 4.8 mi / 7.7 km
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital - 5.7 mi / 9.2 km
  • Aragon Entertainment Center - 6.1 mi / 9.8 km

Getting around

  • Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 35 min drive
  • Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 37 min drive
  • Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) - 51 min drive
  • Evanston Davis Street Station - 3 min drive
  • Evanston Main Street Station - 4 min drive
  • Evanston Central Street Station - 8 min drive
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Free area shuttle

About Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston


This Evanston hotel is situated within 4 blocks of Northwestern University and of Lake Michigan beaches. A Metra train station is 1 block away, with links to downtown Chicago, 12 miles away.

Hotel Features.

Located in suburban Chicago, Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston features an outdoor pool and a 3rd-floor fitness center. Guests enjoy complimentary shuttle service to destinations up to 2 miles away. Several dining options are in the surrounding area; this property does not have dining onsite. Conference facilities include ballrooms, banquet rooms, and exhibit space. Event catering is available. Newspapers are complimentary in the lobby, and wireless Internet access is complimentary hotel-wide. This is a Non-Smoking property.


Light-filled rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows with views of either downtown Evanston or the Chicago skyline. Furnishings include desks and armchairs. Coffeemakers and hair dryers are provided. Televisions offer premium channels and video games. Phone calls of up to 30 minutes in length are complimentary.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 159 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 12 floors


  • Check-in time 4 PM-2 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Self parking *


  • Free area shuttle within 3 mi

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 8500
  • Conference space size (meters) - 790
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 27-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston’s small print

Also known as

  • Best Western University
  • University Plaza Hotel Evanston
  • University Plaza Evanston
  • Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD 18.00 per day with in/out privileges

Breakfast costs between USD 9 and USD 20 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 800 reviews

Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston
Very Good8.0
Hotel was good. Clean and safe. Some airplane noise, parking was not free.
A Traveler, us1 night family trip
Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston
No coffee in lobby and expensive parking
No coffee in lobby. $18 to park daily. Elevators not responsive to button presses. Old carpeting. Near train.
A Traveler, us3 night business trip
Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston
Everything is very good in the hotel the only detail is that they charge the parking
Javier, us5 night trip
Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston
Very Good8.0
good holiday stay
This hotel worked out well for a visit with family in Evanston and saved us a lot of money over another hotel that we had stayed at previously. A small problem with the room was quickly fixed.
Carol, us7 night trip
Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston
Very Good8.0
Convenient location. All went well.
Karen, us1 night trip

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Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Evanston

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