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Freehand Chicago
Freehand Chicago
3.5 out of 5.0 19 East Ohio Street, Chicago, IL
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (2,312 reviews)
$96/ night for 2 guests

The surrounding and vibe of the place to relax and enjoy your stay in Chicago.

Reviewed on May 15, 2019
Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago
Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago
2.0 out of 5.0 65 E Harrison St, Chicago, IL
3.3/5 (4,421 reviews)
$118/ night for 2 guests

The room was more spacious than I thought it would be. It had great amenities & there was plenty of stores & restaurants within walking distance!

Reviewed on May 18, 2019
Motel 6 Elk Grove Village - O'Hare
Motel 6 Elk Grove Village - O'Hare
2.0 out of 5.0 2881 Touhy Ave, Elk Grove Village, IL
Free Cancellation
3.5/5 (1,703 reviews)
$45/ night for 2 guests

need renovations, bed, bathrooms,lobby breakfast in the hoyel

Reviewed on May 15, 2019
Ohio House Motel
Ohio House Motel
2.5 out of 5.0 600 North LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL
Free Cancellation
3.8/5 (1,268 reviews)
$101/ night for 2 guests

Free parking is a plus. The ac is controlled by the front counter and it didnt seem to really work when i asked for them to turn it down

Reviewed on May 12, 2019
Red Roof Inn Chicago - Northbrook/Deerfield
Red Roof Inn Chicago - Northbrook/Deerfield
2.0 out of 5.0 340 South Waukegan Road, Deerfield, IL
Free Cancellation
3.6/5 (1,457 reviews)
$57/ night for 2 guests

It was quite and they don't charge for parking. Price was good

Reviewed on May 10, 2019
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Chicago O'Hare South, IL
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Chicago O'Hare South, IL
3.0 out of 5.0 777 East Grand Avenue, Bensenville, IL
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (3,169 reviews)
$84/ night for 2 guests

They are clearly undergoing a renovation which it needs. Some have noted the musty smelling elevator: Yes, that is true. Pillows could be updated. I was only there for a few hours, so adequate for the really low, last minute price I got on Expedia.

Reviewed on May 18, 2019
Chicago Getaway Hostel
Chicago Getaway Hostel
1.5 out of 5.0 616 W Arlington Pl, Chicago, IL
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (1,652 reviews)
$47/ night for 2 guests

I can talk to you as a traveler of many years and many countries that this hostel is the hidden gem in Chicago

Reviewed on May 17, 2019
O'Hare Inn & Suites
O'Hare Inn & Suites
2.0 out of 5.0 4101 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park, IL
Free Cancellation
2.9/5 (2,477 reviews)
$77/ night for 2 guests

I like the price, it’s to close for the airport and a good offer

Reviewed on May 6, 2019
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Chicago Lombard
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Chicago Lombard
2.5 out of 5.0 222 E 22nd Street, Lombard, IL
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (3,818 reviews)
$67/ night for 2 guests

Great location, clean and bed was very comfortable

Reviewed on May 18, 2019
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Cheap Hotels in Chicago


Chicago offers cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great getaway spot for budget travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Millennium Park and Willis Tower, this destination is home to Grant Park and Lincoln Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.


If you're searching for affordable places to stay in Chicago, you can choose from the 456 budget accommodations in the area. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Chicago O'Hare South, IL - 3-star hotel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable rooms and good location.

Chicago Getaway Hostel - Customers like this 1.5-star hostel for its proximity to public transportation and quiet guestrooms. It offers free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and air conditioning.

O'Hare Inn & Suites - At this 2-star hotel, you can take advantage of free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the quiet guestrooms and proximity to shops.

Motel 6 Elk Grove Village - 2-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour fitness center at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable rooms and overall value.

Chicago South Loop Hotel - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its proximity to public transportation and comfortable beds. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning.


Planning Your Trip to Chicago


Haven't settled on travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can maximize your time.


  • Hottest months: July, June, August, and September, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Rainiest months: May, June, July, and August, with an average rainfall of 4.05 inches
  • Driest months: February, January, December, and March, with an average rainfall of 2.31 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Chicago


Chicago attracts visitors with its theater scene and acclaimed art galleries, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Millennium Park and Willis Tower, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like John Hancock Center, or check out the area's cultural spots like Chicago Cultural Center and Ford Center for the Performing Arts Oriental Theatre.


Chicago is also notable for its:
  • Skyscrapers
  • Architecture
  • Monuments
  • Museums
  • Entertainment
  • Shopping

Getting Around Chicago


The closest airport is 8.6 mi (13.9 km) from the city center in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.). If that doesn't suit your budget, you can look into flights to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 15.7 mi (25.3 km) away. Nearby metro stations include Monroe Station, Monroe Station, and Adams-Wabash Station. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Millennium Station, Chicago Van Buren Street Station, or Chicago Union Station.