5 Best Hostels in Chicago

5 Best Hostels in Chicago

Chicago is a vibrant city known for its rich culture, architecture, and beautiful skyline. It's a popular destination for travelers from all around the world, and one of the best ways to experience this city on a budget is by staying at one of the best hostels in Chicago. Hostels offer a great value for money, providing comfortable accommodation and shared facilities at an affordable price.

Best hostels in Chicago are located in some of the city's most popular neighborhoods, making them a convenient choice for both leisure and business travelers. They cater to a wide range of travelers, from solo backpackers to families, offering private rooms and shared dormitories.

These hostels provide a friendly and social atmosphere, with communal spaces where travelers can meet and connect with others from around the world. They are a great choice for those who want to experience the city like a local and make new friends along the way.

Short and crisp: The Best Hostels in Chicago

  1. Freehand - best for Couples
  2. HI - Chicago Hostel - best for Female Solo Traveller, Solo Traveller
  3. Wrigley Hostel - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  4. Chicago Getaway Hostel - best for Groups (10+ people), Solo Traveller
  5. Selina Chicago - best for Couples, Digital Nomads, Female Solo Traveller, Groups (10+ people), Party Hostel, Solo Traveller

On the map: Hostel Locations in Chicago

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Chicago. We've gone ahead and mapped out all the hostels for you so you can get a good idea of where they're all at. This map will make your life so much easier!

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Hostel Haven: Choose Your Character

๐Ÿ† Overall Best Hostel:

Freehand

๐Ÿ™‹โ€โ™€๏ธ Female Solo-Traveler:

HI - Chicago Hostel

๐Ÿคน Solo-Traveler:

HI - Chicago Hostel

๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โค๏ธโ€๐Ÿ‘จ for Couples:

Freehand

๐ŸŽ‰ Party Hostel:

Wrigley Hostel

Hostel Overall Rating Best for Distance to Center Amenities More info

Freehand

from $29.92

9.1

# Couples

# Free Breakfast

# Kitchen

HI - Chicago Hostel

from $30.90

8.7

# Female Solo Traveller

# Solo Traveller

# Free Breakfast

# Kitchen

Wrigley Hostel

from $29.92

8.6

# Party Hostel

# Solo Traveller

# Free Breakfast

# Kitchen

Chicago Getaway Hostel

from $28.23

8.4

# Groups (10+ people)

# Solo Traveller

# Free Breakfast

# Kitchen

Selina Chicago

from $41.54

8.0

# Couples

# Digital Nomads

# Female Solo Traveller

# Groups (10+ people)

# Party Hostel

# Solo Traveller

# Free Breakfast

# Kitchen

FAQ about Chicago Hostels

We've collected the most common questions for hostels in Chicago. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Chicago costs $60 for a dorm. A private room in a hostel in Chicago costs $221. (based on Hostelz.com price comparison)
The only website listing all 8 Hostels in Chicago is Hostelz.com. We are a specialized hostel price comparison.
Freehand is the best hostel in Chicago for couples.
HI - Chicago Hostel is the best rated hostel in Chicago for female solo travellers.
Hostelz.com compares prices for 8 hostels in Chicago, USA. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Chicago such as
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This makes Hostelz.com the best place to find cheap accommodation in Chicago.

Wrigley Hostel is the best hostel for partying in Chicago.

It offers: Pub Crawls, Bar.

Summary

Chicago is a city with a rich cultural and architectural heritage, and it offers a wide range of accommodation options for travelers on any budget. However, if you're looking for affordable and comfortable accommodations that provide a unique and memorable experience, a hostel is the way to go.

The best hostels in Chicago offer a range of amenities and services, from shared and private rooms to onsite bars and restaurants, and they're located in some of the city's most vibrant and diverse neighborhoods. Whether you're traveling solo or with friends, a hostel provides an excellent opportunity to meet like-minded travelers and make new friends. So, if you're planning a trip to Chicago and want to make the most of your stay, consider one of these top-rated hostels and experience the Windy City like a local.

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