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How much is a Chicago motel?

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Cheapest month to stay with an average 19% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 11% rise in price.
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When to book a motel in Chicago

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Top tips for finding Chicago motel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap motel in Chicago, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced motels in Chicago in January and February.
  • Motel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best motel deals in Chicago if you stay on a Saturday. The most expensive day for motel bookings is Thursday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Chicago motel.
  • The cheapest 3-star motel in Chicago found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $89, while the most expensive was $210.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their motel in Chicago for 4 days.

FAQs when booking a motel in Chicago

  • How much does a motel cost in Chicago?

    Motel prices in Chicago can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a motel in Chicago is $124 but KAYAK users have found motels for as cheap as $71 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a motel than in a hotel in Chicago?

    The average price for a night in a motel in Chicago is $124 compared to $334 for a night in a hotel.

  • Are motels in Chicago safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?

    Motels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for motels in Chicago. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

Where to find the best motels in Chicago?

Our map will help you find the perfect motel in Chicago by showing you the exact location of each motel.