Book your room at Best Western University Plaza

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Suburban Chicago hotel near Northwestern University

Near Lake Michigan

With the beaches of Lake Michigan and the Northwestern University campus 4 blocks away, guests of this North Shore hotel can stroll amid ivy-covered buildings or walk along a park-lined shore.

Pool with a view

The suburban Chicago Best Western University Plaza features a seasonal, heated outdoor pool with views of views of downtown Evanston; a breakfast buffet includes omelets, sausage, yogurt, and bagels.

Complimentary Wi-Fi

The 400-square-foot guestrooms at this Best Western have views of downtown Evanston or the Chicago skyline; wireless Internet access and up to 30 minutes of local calls are complimentary.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Best Western University Plaza is located in Evanston's higher-education hub, with Northwestern University just 4 blocks away and the prestigious Jesuit college, Loyola University Chicago, less than 3 miles away. Downtown Chicago is 15 miles away.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. An outdoor pool is open seasonally. This property is Non-Smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 159
  • Number of floors - 12
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Free! Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free! Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor pool
  • One meeting room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Wedding services
  • Free! Free breakfast
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free! Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free! Free Wi-Fi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Video-game console
  • Climate control
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Free! Free local calls
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free! Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cable TV service
  • Free! Free Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Free! Complimentary newspaper
  • Pillowtop mattress
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Where to Eat

Complimentary breakfast is available in the hospitality area each morning at Best Western University Plaza.

This suburban Chicago hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are numerous dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Prairie Moon

Tommy Nevin's Pub

Pete Miller's Seafood & Prime Steak

Bar Louie

Trattoria Demi

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Nearby Things to Do

The hotel offers a fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool.

The North Shore beaches of Lake Michigan, just 4 blocks away, appeal to all recreation seekers, from strollers and sunbathers to those seeking fun on or in the water. In Evanston alone, five public beaches offer summertime swimming, boating, fishing, and kayaking, plus walking paths, tennis courts, and more.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

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