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Featured Motels in Chicago

Motel 6 Prospect Heights, IL
2 out of 5
540 N Milwaukee Ave, Prospect Heights, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $32 per night

Situated in Prospect Heights, this motel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from River Trail Nature Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Camp Pine Woods and Grove National Historic ...

3.6/5Good! (987 reviews)

"It was clean and the staff were really nice! It was in a good location. Great for the price. 30 minutes from Downtown Chicago."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Motel 6 Prospect Heights, IL
Motel 6 Chicago O'hare - Schiller Park
2 out of 5
9408 Lawrence Avenue, I-90 at Kennedy Expwy, Exit 79-A S., Schiller Park, IL
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The price is $36 per night

Situated near the airport, this motel is 1.2 mi (2 km) from MB Financial Park at Rosemont and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Rivers Casino. Portage Park and McDonald's ...

3.1/5 (740 reviews)

"Very good price for a decent size room that was very clean"…"

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago O'hare - Schiller Park
Motel 6 Chicago North - Glenview
2 out of 5
1535 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL
Free Cancellation
The price is $47 per night

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Grove National Historic Landmark, River Trail Nature Center, and Camp Pine Woods. Glenview Park ...

3.3/5 (615 reviews)

"Everything ok... Excellent Attention!!!! thank you"…"

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago North - Glenview
Motel 6 Chicago NW - Rolling Meadows
2 out of 5
1800 Winnetka Cir, Rolling Meadows, IL
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The price is $44 per night

Situated near the airport, this motel is 2 mi (3.2 km) from Arlington International Racecourse and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Schaumburg Convention Center. Metropolis ...

3.1/5 (511 reviews)

"All the employees I met were very kind and helpful! My room was clean upon arrival. Everything was great!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago NW - Rolling Meadows
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Naperville
2.5 out of 5
1698 West Diehl Road, Naperville, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $57 per night

Located in the heart of Naperville, this motel is 3 mi (4.9 km) from Blackwell Forest Preserve and within 6 mi (10 km) of Chicago Premium Outlets and Centennial ...

3.7/5Good! (990 reviews)

"Property smelled like smoke despite being smoke free"…"

Reviewed on May 17, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Naperville
Red Roof Inn Chicago-O'Hare Airport/Arlington Heights
2 out of 5
22 West Algonquin Road, Arlington Heights, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $45 per night

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ned Brown Forest Preserve and Heritage Park. Arlington Lakes Golf Club and Metropolis Performing ...

3.5/5Good! (1,036 reviews)

"I love Red Roof, they have all what I need with a reasonable price"…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Red Roof Inn Chicago-O'Hare Airport/Arlington Heights
Motel 6 Chicago West - Villa Park
2 out of 5
10 W Roosevelt Rd, Villa Park, IL
Free Cancellation
The price is $54 per night

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Oakbrook Center Mall and 2.6 mi (4.3 km) from Drury Lane Theater. Odeum Sports and Expo Center and ...

3.4/5 (488 reviews)

"Good value for the price. Conveniently located on Roosevelt Rd. in the Villa Park/Lombard area. Adequate parking right outside my room. Sheets and towels were clean and adequate. A few more amenities such as tissue paper would have been nice. Also minor issues such as door handles and shower knob ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago West - Villa Park
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Hoffman Estates
2.5 out of 5
2500 Hassell Road, Hoffman Estates, IL
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The price is $47 per night

Situated near the airport, in Hoffman Estates, this motel is close to St. Alexius Medical Center, Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club, and The Water Works Indoor ...

3.2/5 (993 reviews)

"I felt unsafe the first night on the 3rd floor, the couple beside my room were fighting and swearing at each other practically all night, banging and kicking their door repeatedly. After I upgraded to another room the next day, the rest of my stay improved immensely."…"

Reviewed on May 2, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Hoffman Estates
Motel 6 Chicago N Central-Arlington Hgt
2 out of 5
441 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL
Free Cancellation
The price is $39 per night

Situated in Arlington Heights, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Ned Brown Forest Preserve and Heritage Park. Arlington Lakes Golf Club and Metropolis ...

3.6/5Good! (657 reviews)

"Friendly staff..very welcoming and has your priorities in interest. Very clean and up to date. Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago N Central-Arlington Hgt
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Willowbrook
2.5 out of 5
7535 Kingery Highway, Willowbrook, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $62 per night

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Willowbrook Community Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of Creekside Park and Burr Ridge Village Center. ...

3.8/5Good! (986 reviews)

"The front desk clerk Judy was so caring and made sure I had a comfortable stay"…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Willowbrook
Motel 6 Chicago South-Lansing
2 out of 5
2151 Bernice Rd, Lansing, IL
Free Cancellation
The price is $58 per night

Situated in Lansing, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Lansing Square Shopping Center, Lan-Oak Park, and River Oaks Center. Theatre at the Center and Midwest ...

3/5 (280 reviews)

"It is very quiet never no problems and the staff is nice and makes you feel at home so if you’re out and you’re vacationing this will be a spot for you to stop at and they also have reasonable prices."…"

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago South-Lansing
Motel 6 Chicago Joliet I-55
2 out of 5
3551 Mall Loop Dr, Joliet, IL
Free Cancellation
The price is $57 per night

Situated in Joliet, this motel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Westfield Louis Joliet Shopping Mall and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Mistwood Golf Club. University of St. Francis ...

3.5/5Good! (587 reviews)

"Nice property. Access to working vending machines, close to restaurants, plenty of parking"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago Joliet I-55
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LondonHouse Chicago, Curio Collection by Hilton
LondonHouse Chicago, Curio Collection by Hilton
4.5 out of 5
85 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL
The price is $109 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (2,262 reviews)

"Really enjoyed my stay at London House.... I have not one complaint!!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

LondonHouse Chicago, Curio Collection by Hilton
The Godfrey Hotel Chicago
The Godfrey Hotel Chicago
4.5 out of 5
127 West Huron, at LaSalle, Chicago, IL
The price is $90 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,607 reviews)

"Very nice place but no microwave for guests to use. Unheard of"…"

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

The Godfrey Hotel Chicago
Best Western Grant Park Hotel
Best Western Grant Park Hotel
2.5 out of 5
1100 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL
The price is $64 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (3,170 reviews)

"The staff is always nice and helpful. The rooms are always clean! I normally enjoy my stay when I’m here! Great property!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Best Western Grant Park Hotel
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Chicago Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You can select from 71 economical motels in Chicago among more than 1656 hotels and other lodging choices. When you pick one of these cheaper accommodations, you might not have many of the amenities found in a traditional hotel but you'll save more cash for your trip.

By saving on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in Chicago. Not-to-be-missed sights include Millennium Park, Chicago Cultural Center, and Ford Center for the Performing Arts Oriental Theatre.

Fun fact: The word "motel" was conceived in 1925 in San Luis Obispo, California by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel. Often just a story or two, motel properties usually have outdoor access to guestrooms from the parking lot.

Listed below are some of Expedia customers' best-rated Chicago motels to choose from:

Red Roof Inn Chicago-O'Hare Airport/Arlington Heights

  • Stay within a 10-minute drive of Woodfield Mall and Allstate Arena.
  • Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Willowbrook

  • Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like cable TV.
  • It's located within a short 9-minute drive of Oakbrook Center Mall.

Ohio House Motel

  • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Chicago Riverwalk and Merchandise Mart.

Motel 6 Chicago - Elk Grove

  • It's located within a 10-minute drive of Allstate Arena and Woodfield Mall.
  • Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like cable TV.

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Schaumburg/Woodfield Mall

  • Stay within a 10-minute drive of Sears Center and Woodfield Mall.
  • Enjoy access to the fitness center, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Things to Do in Chicago

Check out the notable monuments and enjoy the entertainment choices in this vibrant area while you're sightseeing. People who've visited Chicago love its shops and museums.

Here are some popular places:

  • Millennium Park
  • Chicago Cultural Center
  • Ford Center for the Performing Arts Oriental Theatre

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Chicago Riverwalk
  • Grant Park
  • Lincoln Park

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Skydeck Ledge
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium
  • Navy Pier

Chicago is also popular for its:

  • Skyscrapers
  • Architecture

Best Time to Visit Chicago

Determine the optimal time to visit Chicago by checking these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically July and June, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 53° F and nighttime temperatures average 18° F
  • April-June: 84° F is the daytime average and 36° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 85° F and nighttime averages are around 51° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 69° F during the day and 19° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 39.02 inches in a year

How to Get to Chicago and Around the Area

Chicago Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) Airport 8.6 mi (13.9 km)
Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) Airport 15.7 mi (25.3 km)
Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive) Airport 21.4 mi (34.5 km)
Monroe Station (Red Line) Metro Station 0.1 mi (0.1 km)
Monroe Station (Blue Line) Metro Station 0.1 mi (0.1 km)
Adams-Wabash Station Metro Station 0.1 mi (0.2 km)
Millennium Station Train Station 0.3 mi (0.5 km)
Chicago Van Buren Street Station Train Station 0.3 mi (0.5 km)
Chicago Union Station Train Station 0.7 mi (1.1 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Chicago?
You can select from 71 low-priced motels in Chicago among more than 1968 hotels and other accommodations. When you save on your room price, you can enjoy more of the attractions in Chicago. Not-to-be-missed sights include Millennium Park, Navy Pier, and Wrigley Field.
What is a motel?
When you stay at a motel, you’re likely to find an outdoor pool and a free parking spot. With a stay at a motel, you’ll often have access to your room directly from the parking lot. The word “motel” was coined in 1925 by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel in San Luis Obispo, California.
What are the best motels in Chicago?
Motel 6 Prospect Heights, IL: Stay within a 20-minute drive of Rivers Casino and Allstate Arena. Enjoy access to the business center, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Motel 6 Chicago O’hare - Schiller Park: Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like cable TV. You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Donald E. Stephens Convention Center and Rosemont Theatre. Motel 6 Chicago West - Villa Park: Enjoy access to the terrace, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stay within a quick 5-minute drive of Oakbrook Center Mall. Motel 6 Chicago North - Glenview: It’s located within a 20-minute drive of Rivers Casino and Allstate Arena. Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay. Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Naperville: Stay within a short 9-minute drive of Chicago Premium Outlets. Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
What can I do in Chicago?
Check out the notable monuments and enjoy the fascinating museums in this vibrant area while you’re sightseeing. People who’ve visited Chicago love its shops and theater scene. Some popular places to visit include Millennium Park, Navy Pier, and Wrigley Field. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Chicago Riverwalk, Grant Park, and Douglas Park. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: John G. Shedd Aquarium, Lincoln Park Zoo, and Brookfield Zoo.
What's the weather like in Chicago?
The hottest months are usually July and June with an average temp of 72°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 30°F. Average annual rainfall for Chicago is 39 inches.
How can I get around Chicago?
Fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O’Hare Intl.), which is located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) away. You can also search for flights into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), which is 8.6 mi (13.9 km) away. You can access metro transit at Monroe Station (Red Line), Monroe Station (Blue Line), and Adams-Wabash Station. If you’d like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Millennium Station, Chicago Van Buren Street Station, or Chicago Union Station.

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