6 Cheapest Hostels in Chicago

6 Cheapest Hostels in Chicago

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Welcome to Chicago, the city that's as diverse as it is dynamic. From its soaring skyscrapers to its lakefront beaches, Chicago is a metropolis that offers something for everyone. This bustling city is a cultural melting pot that's renowned for its music, art, and cuisine.

Whether you're strolling through the hip neighborhoods of Wicker Park and Logan Square, or exploring the iconic attractions like Navy Pier and Millennium Park, Chicago is a city that never fails to impress.

Here are the most affordable and cheap hostels in Chicago.

Sorted by Price: The Cheapest Hostels in Chicago

  1. HI - Chicago Hostel - from $17.06
  2. Freehand - from $12.66
  3. Wrigley Hostel - from $17.45
  4. Chicago Getaway Hostel - from $17.82
  5. Chicago Parthenon Hostel - from $19.65
  6. Pill Hill Mansion - from $15.03

Full List of Affordable Hostels in Chicago

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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HI - Chicago Hostel

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HI - Chicago Hostel

How much are hostels in Chicago?

Let us talk about prices. Here is a graph showing you average prices for a bed in a dorm and for a private room. Simply mouse-over to see rates for each month.

Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.

Average Dorm Price per Month in Chicago

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Chicago

Average Private Price Graph

When to book a hostel in Chicago?

Let us have a closer look on some statistics and graphics.

  • The cheapest months to travel to Chicago is January. Hostels in Chicago cost $36 in January.
  • The most expensive month is June with $56.
  • Total number of hostels in Chicago: 11
  • Total number of Party Hostels in Chicago: 4
  • Total number of hostels in Chicago with a +8.5 top-rating: 5
  • Most hostels are located in the neighborhoods of Downtown, Park West, Boystown.

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Cheapest Hostel in Chicago

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