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1 room, 2 adults

HI Chicago, Chicago

1.5-star1.5 stars
24 E Ida B Wells Drive, Chicago, IL, 60605, United States of America

Hostel with restaurant, near Grant Park
  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect Hotels.com® Rewards nights here
WiFi
Good internet service
Location
Great location
Value
Best value for money
Comfort
Comfortable

HI Chicago, Chicago

from $56
  • Standard Shared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom
  • Standard Shared Dormitory, Men only, Shared Bathroom
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms
  • Deluxe Suite, 1 Double Bed
  • Double Room
  • Premium Room
  • Deluxe Shared Dormitory, Men only
  • Deluxe Shared Dormitory, Women only
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Deluxe Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm

What’s around HI Chicago, Chicago

Landmarks

  • In The Loop
  • Grant Park - 2 min walk
  • Art Institute of Chicago - 8 min walk
  • Millennium Park - 11 min walk
  • Willis Tower - 12 min walk
  • Chicago Theatre - 15 min walk
  • Field Museum of Natural History - 20 min walk
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium - 21 min walk

Getting around

  • Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 33 min drive
  • Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) - 15 min drive
  • Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 41 min drive
  • Chicago Van Buren Street Station - 4 min walk
  • Chicago Museum Campus-11th Street Station - 13 min walk
  • Millennium Station - 15 min walk
  • Harold Washington Library Station - 3 min walk
  • Harrison Station - 3 min walk
  • Jackson Station (Red Line) - 4 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 68 rooms
  • Arranged over 7 floors

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in time 4:00 PM-3:00 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out
Please note that a government issued ID is required in order to check in. For more information please contact the property in advance using the contact details on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

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

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 600
  • Conference space size (meters) - 56
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1886
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Assistive listening devices available
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
More
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Shared accommodations

Special features

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Globe, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

HI Chicago, Chicago’s small print

Also known as

  • Hostelling International Chicago Chicago Hostel
  • HI Chicago Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Chicago
  • Hostelling International Chicago Summer Hotel Chicago
  • Hostelling International Chicago Hostel
  • Hostelling International Chicago
  • Hostel HI Chicago
  • HI Chicago Chicago
  • HI Chicago Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Policies

There is a maximum stay policy of 14 nights within a 12 month period at this property. To request reservations longer than 14 nights please contact the property directly, using the contact details on the booking confirmation.

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.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector and window guards on site. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within 45 mi (72 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

Guests who do not present a Hostelling International membership card will be charged $3 at check-in, payable to the hostel.

  • Club Card: USD 4 per person, per night
  • Child's Club Card: USD 0 per night, (up to 17 years old)

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 655 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Great Times In the Windy City!
HI Chicago was truly an enjoyable experience! The staff were very courteous and helpful, giving valuable information about the local culture to this first-time Chicago visitor...
us3 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Thank you!
All was great service, the people at recepction were very helpful and by the way the food for the marathoners was very good dinner and breakfast awesome and last one I was happy that they let us stay more than the hour paid in order to pick up our stuff after the race. THANK YOU!
Jose, us1 night trip with friends
Very Good 8.0
the high's of hi in chicagoland
you may get a room/dorm with the el right outside the window. they had a chicago hotdog night, but no chicago dish pizza night.
Frank, us4 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Minimalist international sharing
Minimalist accommodations sharing spaces with international guests wonderful
Jeffrey, us1 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
Not nearly as bad as I thought it would be...
When I realized I booked a hostile, I was worried. Actually, it wasnt so bad. I had my own bedroom in a suite. It was shared by others bit inrarely sae them and never had a problem with the shared shower or bathroom being in use. Ket card access at many points down to ly actual room. Breakfast every day and lots open space to work or chill.
David, us3 night business trip

HI Chicago, Chicago

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