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Featured Chicago 1 Star Hotels

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Chicago Getaway Hostel
Chicago Getaway Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 616 W Arlington Pl, Chicago
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (1,585 reviews)
$53/ night for 2 guests

Perfect hostel. My first choice every time I am in Chicago. Clean, good location, breakfast, nice sitting areas. Love it.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2019
Travelodge by Wyndham Lansing IL
Travelodge by Wyndham Lansing IL
1.5 out of 5.0 17301 Oak Ave, Lansing
Free Cancellation
2.5/5 (254 reviews)
$28/ night for 2 guests

Too many birds in the tree out. A ton of bird poop all over my car the next morning. Room itself was pretty nice.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2018
Days Inn by Wyndham Elk Grove Village O'Hare Airport West
Days Inn by Wyndham Elk Grove Village O'Hare Airport West
1.5 out of 5.0 1920 E Higgins Road, Elk Grove Village
Free Cancellation
2.8/5 (1,151 reviews)
$51/ night for 2 guests

Room was clean,free breakfast was fine.Close to restaurants and activities

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2019
HI Chicago
HI Chicago
1.5 out of 5.0 24 East Congress Parkway, Chicago
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (1,305 reviews)
$58/ night for 2 guests

great experience overall - friendly and helpful staff

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2019
Budgetel Inn Glen Ellyn
Budgetel Inn Glen Ellyn
1.5 out of 5.0 675 Roosevelt Road, Glen Ellyn
2.7/5 (105 reviews)
$49/ night for 2 guests

Everything was good except that the bed was very firm. I like a firm bed but this one was FIRM! Giving them credit the mattress appeared to be brand new. Other than that all was good. My room had just been recently remodeled and they were repainting the exterior of the building. Room was clean, service ...

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2018
Holiday Jones
Holiday Jones
1.5 out of 5.0 1659 W Division Street, Chicago
4.2/5 (199 reviews)
$39/ night for 2 guests

excellent location if you're into record stores, not-chain coffee, brunch, vintage clothing, and fancy barbers. my full size bed was comfy but my roommate's was not. Clean hostel, everything but the stairwell's updated and lovely. Appreciated the availability of empanadas and espresso, but you might ...

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2019
Wrigley Hostel
Wrigley Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 3514 N. Sheffield, Chicago
4.0/5 (246 reviews)
$61/ night for 2 guests

Never stayed in a hostel before but it was nice inside and check in/ out was super easy, and the people and staff were all friendly

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2018
Executive Inn and Suites
Executive Inn and Suites
1.5 out of 5.0 680 S Green Bay Rd, Waukegan
Free Cancellation
2.4/5 (89 reviews)
$50/ night for 2 guests

Its a nice quiet area. Restaurants within walking distance.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2018
Chinatown Hotel Chicago‏
Chinatown Hotel Chicago‏
1.5 out of 5.0 214 West 22nd Place, Chicago
2.7/5 (1,135 reviews)

Budget hotel with flexible access to the attractions.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2018
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One Star Hotel Guide in Chicago

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