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The Homestead Evanston
The Homestead Evanston
3.0 out of 5.0 1625 Hinman Ave, Evanston, IL
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (981 reviews)
$140/ night for 2 guests

Very nice property. It is old and simple. But very clean.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2019
Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston
Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston
3.0 out of 5.0 1501 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL
4.3/5 (962 reviews)
$100/ night for 2 guests

we love the location. it is convenient for walking and taking the train. we have stayed here before and will continue to come back.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2019
Hilton Garden Inn Chicago North Shore/Evanston
Hilton Garden Inn Chicago North Shore/Evanston
3.5 out of 5.0 1818 Maple Ave, Evanston, IL
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (839 reviews)
$106/ night for 2 guests

Only issue was loud air conditioning all else good...................

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2019
Margarita European Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Margarita European Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
2.5 out of 5.0 1566 Oak Avenue, Evanston, IL
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (220 reviews)
$105/ night for 2 guests

I loved the history of the hotel, and how it was embraced. The staff was very helpful when we had questions, and get friendly all around.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2019
Hilton Orrington / Evanston
Hilton Orrington / Evanston
4.0 out of 5.0 1710 Orrington Ave, Evanston, IL
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (1664 reviews)
$143/ night for 2 guests

The location was excellent right in the middle of downtown Evanston. Short walk from everything including beaches and Northwestern University. The washroom was a bit small.

Reviewed on Jul 4, 2019
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Hilton Garden Inn Chicago North Shore/Evanston
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The Homestead Evanston
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Cheap Hotels in Evanston


Evanston offers cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Ryan Field, and Grosse Point Lighthouse.


When it comes to affordable lodging choices in Evanston, you can find hotels that won't break the bank. These options offer competitive rates and get good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

The Homestead Evanston - 3-star hotel. You'll find free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to shops and central location.

Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its comfortable rooms and proximity to public transportation. It offers free WiFi, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant.

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago North Shore/Evanston - At this 3.5-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, an indoor pool, and a restaurant. Reviews mention the overall value and good location.

Margarita European Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its quiet guestrooms and helpful staff.

Hilton Orrington / Evanston - Customers like this hotel for its comfortable rooms and central location. It offers free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar.


Planning Your Trip to Evanston


Haven't settled on travel dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can make the most of your money.


  • 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
  • Rainiest months: August, July, May, and September, with an average rainfall of 4.04 inches
  • Driest months: January, February, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.16 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Evanston


Evanston attracts visitors with its fantastic dining options and lakeside setting, 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 Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the outdoors at Millennium Park and Lincoln Park, or check out the area's cultural spots like Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art.


Evanston is also notable for its:
  • University life
  • Shopping
  • Live music
  • Cafés
  • Beaches
  • Sports

Getting Around Evanston


The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), 11.6 mi (18.7 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 11.8 mi (19 km) away in Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.). 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.