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Hi Chicago

24 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60605

+1 312 360 0300

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based on 4,374 reviews


Value for money

HI Chicago Hostel is situated in Chicago and is within a short walk of nearby sightseeing spots, including Chicago Board of Trade Building and Grant Park. Surrounded by local bars and restaurants, it is within walking distance from Monroe Dearborn Subway Station. The hostel provides an around the clock reception, as well as an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi. For added convenience, it offers a games room, laundry facilities and a concierge. All historic rooms at HI Chicago Hostel are comfortably furnished and include heating. The shared bathroom provides a hair dryer. The hostel has an on-site restaurant, convenient for those who wish to dine in. In pleasant weather, guests are invited to enjoy their meals alfresco on the outdoor terrace. Local sites near HI Chicago Hostel include Willis Tower, Chicago Public Library and Millennium Park. Art Institute of Chicago is a short car ride away.

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet

Health and safety

  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by lift

Services and conveniences

  • Earplugs
  • ATM on-site
  • Business centre
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Raised toilet
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Lockers
  • Privacy curtain
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Carpeted
  • City view

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service
  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Dining table


  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Game room
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table

Parking and transportation

  • Street parking

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Places of interest near Hi Chicago

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24 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL 60605

Restaurants and Cafés

Galvez Restaurant0.1 km
Ada St. - Hayden Hall0.2 km
Custom House Tavern0.2 km
Lime Leaf0.2 km

Traveller Reviews

GreatBased on 4374 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Great location and great staff. (in 361 reviews)
  • Friendly staff and great breakfast. (in 282 reviews)
  • The staff are very friendly. (in 224 reviews)
Cons -
  • Too many old people. (in 22 reviews)
  • The noise from train track is disturbing. (in 21 reviews)
  • High woobly bunk beds (in 11 reviews)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • 1-star hotels in Chicago typically cost $209/night, but Hi Chicago is typically available for $57/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • If you're looking to go directly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Hi Chicago, expect a 47min drive as they are around 25.7 km apart.

  • Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Hi Chicago. The nearest airport to the hotel is Chicago O'Hare Intl.

  • Hi Chicago does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Hi Chicago at +1 312 360 0300.

  • Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at Hi Chicago. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for Hi Chicago is +1 312 360 0300.

  • When staying at Hi Chicago you are only 0.1 km from the Chicago city centre. While making your way to the centre of Chicago, you should plan to visit Magnificent Mile, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Hi Chicago, call +1 312 360 0300.

  • Yes, Hi Chicago has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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