Hi Chicago Hostel

Hi Chicago Hostel

24 E Ida B Wells Drive, Chicago, IL 60605, United States
+1 312 360 0300

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Hi Chicago Hostel
Sat 5/21
Sun 5/22
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About Hi Chicago Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Within 20 minutes' stroll from Chicago Union Station, HI Chicago Hostel offers guests an ideal base while visiting Chicago. It is conveniently located for those wishing to visit local attractions.

There are a variety of facilities available to those staying at the hostel, such as a concierge, an express check-in and check-out feature and a 24-hour reception. Those staying at the property can enjoy a book in the library. A friendly tour desk is on-site and Monroe Dearborn Subway Station is minutes away on foot, making it easy for guests to discover the local area and its attractions.

HI Chicago Hostel features 500 rooms, each equipped with heating and a refrigerator. They are also fitted with a microwave and a hair dryer.

Those staying at the hostel can enjoy a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, suitably based for those who want to stay nearby for a meal. Guests are also able to try one of the many bars and cafés in the surrounding area.

Situated within a 10-minute walk of HI Chicago Hostel are Chicago Board of Trade Building and Grant Park. Guests can also visit Willis Tower, Millennium Park and Chicago Public Library.

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Rooms available at Hi Chicago Hostel

Sat 5/21
Sun 5/22
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Double Rooms($77 - $138)
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Standard Rooms($43 - $72)
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King Rooms($112)
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Deluxe Rooms($53 - $152)
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Amenities at Hi Chicago Hostel

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

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer 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 sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • 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
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Services and conveniences

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


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


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

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 meters)
  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Game room
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Street parking

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Reviews of Hi Chicago Hostel

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10.0 Excellent
Pros:Everything was AMAZING!!!
10.0 Excellent
Pros:This is best hostel ı ever stayyed:)))
10.0 Excellent
Pros:Very accommodating and nice place. Excellent value!
9.4 Excellent
Pros:I was surprised at how well the hostel was maintained. The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful.
Cons:The blanket was to small.
10.0 Excellent
Pros:Safe, welcoming environment. GREAT location close to a variety of attractions, amenities and public transportation.
9.3 Excellent
Pros:It was very clean, great downtown location, employees were very nice and provided lots of info on the area like where to eat and what to do. The place was fairly quiet, provided breakfast, and had sitting areas with nice leather arm chairs.


24 E Ida B Wells Drive, Chicago, IL 60605

What's nearby

  • Grant Park419 yd
  • Symphony Center435 yd
  • Art Institute of Chicago0.3 mi
  • Cloud Gate0.5 mi
  • Willis Tower0.5 mi
  • Millennium Park0.5 mi
  • Chicago Cultural Center0.6 mi
  • Chicago Theater0.7 mi
  • Field Museum0.8 mi
  • Shedd Aquarium0.9 mi
  • Chicago Riverwalk0.9 mi
  • Chicago Lakefront Trail0.9 mi



Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Hi Chicago Hostel

  • Hi Chicago Hostel is located at 24 E Ida B Wells Drive in Loop, 0 miles from the center of Chicago. Grant Park is the closest landmark to Hi Chicago Hostel.

  • Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Hi Chicago Hostel.

  • Yes, Hi Chicago Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Hi Chicago Hostel is 8.7 miles from Chicago Midway.

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Nearest Airport

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Distance to airport

16.0 mi