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Margarita European Inn, Ascend Hotel Collection
2.5 out of 5
1566 Oak Avenue, Evanston, IL
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4.4/5Excellent! (306 reviews)
Pretty to look at, only ok to sleep & eat in

"Breakfast was mediocre, lukewarm, and exactly the same each day, which is a drag when you're staying multiple days. Coffee was quite dreadful. Thankfully I was the only one in the bed, as it had a person-sized divot in the middle from all the previous occupants; new mattresses or at least turning ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Margarita European Inn, Ascend Hotel Collection
Graduate Evanston
3 out of 5
1625 Hinman Ave, Evanston, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $71 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.1/5Very Good! (984 reviews)

"This was the ideal place to stay in Evanston. I will definitely be back again & again."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2021

Graduate Evanston
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Where Should I Stay in Evanston?

Searching for a unique place to stay for your visit to Evanston? A boutique hotel may be exactly what you're looking for if you like small hotels with personalized service and great atmosphere. Evanston has 2 boutique accommodations that represent the uniqueness of this area.

Travelers say they like these boutique accommodations in Evanston:

The Homestead Evanston: 3-star hotel with 90 guestrooms. Enjoy the restaurant, bar, and free breakfast. Popular with our guests for its comfortable rooms and attentive staff.

Margarita European Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member: 2.5-star hotel with 46 guestrooms. This property offers free breakfast, a rooftop terrace, and free WiFi. Expedia travelers like its room service and proximity to shopping.

What Should I See and Do in Evanston?

Once you've decided where to stay in walkable Evanston, figure out some fun things to do on your trip. The shopping, theater, and lakefront are just some of the things to enjoy while you're in the area.

Evanston is also known for its:
  • University life
  • Live music
  • Restaurants
  • Sports
  • Cafés

Major sights and activities around Evanston include Wrigley Field, John Hancock Center, and Millennium Park. You might also want to see well-known spots like Willis Tower, Skydeck Ledge, and McCormick Place during your trip.

When Should I Plan a Trip to Evanston?

If you want to know about the local weather, you can use this info to plan your Evanston getaway:

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 82°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Driest months: January, February, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.16 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, July, May, and September, with an average rainfall of 4.04 inches

Getting Around Evanston

The nearest major airport is in Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the heart of the city. You can access metro transit at Davis Metro Station, Dempster Station, and Foster Station. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Evanston Davis Street Station, Evanston Main Street Station, or Evanston Central Street Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best boutique accommodation in Evanston?
Margarita European Inn, Ascend Hotel Collection is a favorite hotel with our travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, and features 46 guestrooms, free breakfast, and a rooftop terrace. If you want to stay at a boutique hotel, you can also take a look at Graduate Evanston.
What's there to see and do in Evanston?
The shopping, theater, and lakefront are just some of the things to enjoy while you’re in the area. Top activities and sights around Evanston include Wrigley Field, Lincoln Park Zoo, and Rosemont Theatre. While you’re here, make sure you don’t miss Allstate Arena, John Hancock Center, and Water Tower Place.
What kind of weather should I plan for when I travel to Evanston?
Having a good idea of the weather in Evanston is important when you plan your trip. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 70°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 30°F. The snowiest months in Evanston are February, January, November, and April, with each month seeing an average of 8 inches of snowfall.
What's the best way to get to my boutique hotel in Evanston?
You have a few options for transportation to and around Evanston. The nearest major airport is O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD), which is located 11.7 mi (18.9 km) from the heart of the city. Take advantage of metro transit at Davis Metro Station, Foster Station, and Dempster Station. If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Evanston Davis Street Station, Evanston Central Street Station, or Evanston Main Street Station.

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