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SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Chicago Lombard
2.5 out of 5
222 E 22nd Street, Lombard, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $83 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,644 reviews)

"The hotel was nice and clean. The room was very modern."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 22, 2020

SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Chicago Lombard
HI Chicago
1.5 out of 5
24 E Ida B Wells Drive, Chicago, IL
The price is CA $96 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"I liked everything about it. The 2nd floor with all the activities"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

HI Chicago
Freehand Chicago
3.5 out of 5
19 East Ohio Street, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $111 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,758 reviews)

"Everything was perfect , I enjoyed the service & the room was great"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 2, 2020

Freehand Chicago
Ohio House Motel
2.5 out of 5
600 North LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $109 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (972 reviews)

"Good place to stay I enjoyed it and right in the middle of everything"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 4, 2020

Ohio House Motel
Regal Inn - Chicago O'Hare Airport
2 out of 5
2448 Mannheim Rd, Franklin Park, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $84 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (994 reviews)

"The best place to lay over during transit. Meticulously taken care of your needs."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 1, 2020

Regal Inn - Chicago O'Hare Airport
Hotel Chicago West Loop
2.5 out of 5
1622 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $94 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,002 reviews)

"Staff was very helpful and nice I will be coming back this weekend love this hotel"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 28, 2020

Hotel Chicago West Loop
Chicago South Loop Hotel
3 out of 5
11 W 26th Street, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $162 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,519 reviews)

"Im original from Chicago, so with that being said, i never knew about this Hotel until i moved to KCMO! This hotel is a great place to stay, free parking, easy access to the lake, downtown Chicago,and most of the highways, and close to all of my family and friends! I highly recommend this Hotel if ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 9, 2020

Chicago South Loop Hotel
The St. Clair Hotel – Magnificent Mile
2.5 out of 5
162 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $71 per night
4/5Very Good! (1,231 reviews)

"Rooms are clean and nice. Hotel is in a great location for getting around."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 7, 2020

The St. Clair Hotel – Magnificent Mile
Chicago Getaway Hostel
2 out of 5
616 W Arlington Pl, Chicago, IL
The price is CA $568 per night
3.8/5Good! (998 reviews)

"Check in at any time. Clean and well furnished place with friendly staff. Breakfast was a bit lacking but I can't really complain because the stay was so good for the price."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 30, 2020

Chicago Getaway Hostel
Motel 6 Elk Grove Village, IL - O'Hare
2 out of 5
2881 Touhy Ave, Elk Grove Village, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $48 per night
3.7/5Good! (1,094 reviews)

"The property was very clean and close to O’Hare. Surprisingly, the room was very large."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 6, 2020

Motel 6 Elk Grove Village, IL - O'Hare
Red Roof Inn Chicago - Northbrook/Deerfield
2 out of 5
340 South Waukegan Road, Deerfield, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $70 per night
3.7/5Good! (988 reviews)

"The location really cool and peaceful. Prices are affordable."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 12, 2020

Red Roof Inn Chicago - Northbrook/Deerfield
Motel 6 Arlington Heights, IL - Chicago North Central
2 out of 5
441 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL
Free cancellation
The price is CA $51 per night
3.6/5Good! (672 reviews)

"Good service clean place I liked 😍🥰😍❤️❤️❤️"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 30, 2020

Motel 6 Arlington Heights, IL - Chicago North Central
Heart O' Chicago
2 out of 5
5990 North Ridge Ave, Chicago, IL
The price is CA $110 per night
3.6/5Good! (994 reviews)

"Front desk folks are attentive and pleasant. Room was clean. Area was well lit. Craving White Castle, walked there in evening without any issue. Will certainly stay again."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 4, 2020

Heart O' Chicago
Motel 6 Elk Grove Village, IL
2 out of 5
1000 W Devon Ave, Elk Grove Village, IL
Free cancellation
The price is CA $60 per night
3.6/5Good! (973 reviews)

"Heather was amazing friendly professional. just a great person"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 9, 2020

Motel 6 Elk Grove Village, IL
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Chicago O'Hare South, IL
3 out of 5
777 East Grand Avenue, Bensenville, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $100 per night
3.5/5Good! (1,710 reviews)

"It was modern and the rooms were very nice! it also had microwave and fridge! the bathroom was nice too.. swimming pool was open so we got to swim..that was so nice."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 16, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Chicago O'Hare South, IL
Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago
2 out of 5
65 E Harrison St, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $84 per night
3.5/5Good! (1,658 reviews)

"It was a good experience, other than the fact that our door gets stuck and didn't open easily."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 27, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago
Inn of Chicago
3 out of 5
162 E Ohio St, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $120 per night
3.4/5 (1,929 reviews)

"Convenient location Best staff and team in chicago."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 26, 2020

Inn of Chicago
O'Hare Inn & Suites
2 out of 5
4101 Mannheim Rd, Schiller Park, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $85 per night
3.1/5 (975 reviews)

"It was clean the staff was awesome and if we had a problem they would fix it"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 29, 2020

O'Hare Inn & Suites
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Frequently asked questions

What is Chicago like for travelers on a budget?
Chicago has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Millennium Park and Navy Pier, this destination is home to Chicago Riverwalk and Grant Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Chicago?
Based on reviews, Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Freehand Chicago and Motel 6 Elk Grove Village, IL - O’Hare.
How many cheap hotels will I find in Chicago?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 391 budget hotels in Chicago.
What's the seasonal 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.
What is there to see and do in Chicago?
Chicago attracts visitors with its theater scene and top museums, 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 Chicago Theatre, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Hunt for bargains with some shopping at Navy Pier and Water Tower Place, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Art Institute of Chicago.
What's the best way to get around Chicago?
The nearest airport is O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD), 15.7 mi (25.3 km) away. However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, the next closest is 8.6 mi (13.9 km) away: Midway Intl. Airport (MDW). You can walk to nearby metro stations including Monroe Station (Red Line), Monroe Station (Blue Line), and Adams-Wabash Station.

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