Chicago Getaway Hostel

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
616 W Arlington Pl, Chicago, IL, 60614, United States of America
4.0 out of 5 rating 1865 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Chicago (Lincoln Park), Chicago Getaway Hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Lincoln Hall and DePaul University-Lincoln Park. This hostel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Lincoln Park Zoo and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Wrigley Field.


Make yourself at home in one of the 119 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as bicycles to rent or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. This Georgian hostel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a television in a common area.


For your convenience, a complimentary breakfast is served daily from 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Lincoln Hall - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
DePaul University-Lincoln Park - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Park West - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Lincoln Park Zoo - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Briar Street Theatre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Second City - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Chicago History Museum - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Vic Theatre - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
North Avenue Beach - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Lincoln Park - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Wrigley Field - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Newberry Library - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
State Street - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Michigan Avenue - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
900 North Michigan Shops - 3.9 km / 2.5 mi

The nearest airports are:
Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) - 25.1 km / 15.6 mi
Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) - 26.1 km / 16.2 mi
Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) - 37.5 km / 23.3 mi

The preferred airport for Chicago Getaway Hostel is Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • 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 100 mi (160 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. Safety features at this property include a smoke detector. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. This property's policy is to accept bookings only from non-local guests. Guests whose residence is within a Chicago zip code will not be allowed to check in.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Alcohol is not served at this property.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per night

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Computer station
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • -Billiards or pool table
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Outdoor furniture
  • -Elevator