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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 CA $50 per night from Mar 21 to Mar 22

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! (989 reviews)

"Nice place to crash on your road trip. I will definitely be willing to stay there again"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 28, 2020

Red Roof Inn Chicago-O'Hare Airport/Arlington Heights
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 CA $64 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Willowbrook Community Park and Southwest Medical Consultants. Creekside Park and Burr Ridge Village ...

3.8/5Good! (984 reviews)
Needs Updating

"The rooms here should be updated. There is a lingering smell of smoke and it was quite dingy. However, the front desk lady was very kind."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 11, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Willowbrook
Motel 6 Joliet, IL - Chicago - I-55
2 out of 5
3551 Mall Loop Dr, Joliet, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $68 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18

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. Complete Family Healthcare ...

3.5/5Good! (641 reviews)

"there’s nothing unique about it a Motel 6 is a Motel 6. The nice things about this one is it’s within walking distance to a bunch of good shopping and restaurants. But unfortunately with this Covid pandemic it has just ruined it for everybody so that means no amenities no microwaves no swimming and ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 6, 2021

Motel 6 Joliet, IL - Chicago - I-55
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Motel 6 Bridgeview, IL
2 out of 5
9625 S 76th Ave, Bridgeview, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $57 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18

Situated in Bridgeview, this motel is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Chicago Ridge Shopping Mall and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Water's Edge Golf Club. Childrens Museum of Oak ...

3.4/5Good! (946 reviews)

"WiFi worked sporadically. Bugs by the sink. Otherwise room was clean and lots of TV channels to choose from."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 4, 2021

Motel 6 Bridgeview, IL
Motel 6 Elk Grove Village, IL
2 out of 5
1000 W Devon Ave, Elk Grove Village, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $51 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17

Situated in Elk Grove Village, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Ned Brown Forest Preserve, Pirates Cove Childrens Theme Park, and Alexian Brothers Medical ...

3.6/5Good! (994 reviews)

"Staff super nice and accommodating. No free coffee service, no fridge, microwave or coffee machine in room. Had to rent a fridge But was still pleased with my stay while on a work assignment"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 18, 2020

Motel 6 Elk Grove Village, IL
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Hoffman Estates
2.5 out of 5
2500 Hassell Road, Hoffman Estates, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $69 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Advocate Health Care, Fresenius Medical Care at St. Alexius Medical Center - Aph., and St. Alexius ...

3.2/5 (990 reviews)

"The friendly and very helpful staff went above and beyond to help us with our reservation."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2021

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Hoffman Estates
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 $89 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5

Located in River North, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Merchandise Mart and Wrigley Building. John Hancock Center and Navy Pier are also within 2 mi ...

4.2/5Very Good! (977 reviews)

"The check in with the receptionist was great! She was very accommodating and made every effort to ensure that my stay was comfortable. The only issue was the additional$125 that was charged to my card. I had no idea until I went to pick up my dinner and was informed that the card was declined. Otherwise ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 15, 2021

Ohio House Motel
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 $46 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10

Situated in Elk Grove Village, this motel is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from Lake Park and 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from Allstate Arena. Apache Park is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) away.

3.7/5Good! (1,008 reviews)

"The service desk Rosey is very polite and welcoming"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 17, 2021

Motel 6 Elk Grove Village, IL - O'Hare
Motel 6 Alsip, IL
2 out of 5
5150 West 127th Street, Alsip, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $67 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5

Situated in Alsip, this motel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Trinity Christian College and within 6 mi (10 km) of Water's Edge Golf Club and Lake Katherine Nature Center. ...

2.6/5 (981 reviews)
night stay was doable but not longer than that

"Cable was not operating, ice machine broken and there was no way to get coffee in the morning. Comfortable beds and rooms were clean."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 13, 2020

Motel 6 Alsip, IL
Motel 6 Naperville, IL
2 out of 5
1585 Naperville Wheaton Road, Naperville, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $51 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18

Situated in Naperville, this motel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from University of Chicago Hospital and within 3 mi (5 km) of DuPage Children's Museum and Saints Peter ...

3.4/5 (835 reviews)

"Remodeled building it smelled new and tastefully done I was very satisfied with my stay"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 1, 2021

Motel 6 Naperville, IL
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 CA $51 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18

Situated in Prospect Heights, this motel is 1 mi (1.7 km) from River Trail Nature Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Camp Pine Woods and Grove National Historic ...

3.6/5Good! (986 reviews)

"convenient location, restaurant next door; bad: no shampoo bad: no hair dryer"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2021

Motel 6 Prospect Heights, IL
Motel 6 Rolling Meadows, IL - Chicago Northwest
2 out of 5
1800 Winnetka Cir, Rolling Meadows, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $47 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13

Situated near the airport, this motel is 2 mi (3.2 km) from Arlington International Racecourse and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Schaumburg Convention Center. Metropolis ...

3.2/5 (654 reviews)

"Me and my BF ❤️ Coming here it’s convenient for work and play"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 1, 2021

Motel 6 Rolling Meadows, IL - Chicago Northwest
Motel 6 Schiller Park, IL - Chicago O'Hare
2 out of 5
9408 Lawrence Avenue, I-90 at Kennedy Expwy, Exit 79-A S., Schiller Park, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $45 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Rosemont Theatre, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, and Fashion Outlets of Chicago. Rivers ...

3.2/5 (843 reviews)

"Good for what a pay. Would stay there again soon. ."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2021

Motel 6 Schiller Park, IL - Chicago O'Hare
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 CA $80 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17

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! (994 reviews)

"Property was clean. enjoyed the stay. nothing more tpo say."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 31, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Naperville
Motel 6 Villa Park, IL - Chicago West
2 out of 5
10 W Roosevelt Rd, Villa Park, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $60 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Oakbrook Center Mall and 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Drury Lane Theater. Odeum Sports and Expo Center and ...

3.4/5 (553 reviews)

"You never expect much when staying at a Motel 6 and got what was expected. But, the room was nice and recently updated, the area was also very nice with lots of shopping and restaurants close by."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 6, 2021

Motel 6 Villa Park, IL - Chicago West
Motel 6 Libertyville, IL
2 out of 5
1809 N Milwaukee Ave, 94 Exit Buckly Rd HWY137, Libertyville, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $73 per night from Mar 15 to Mar 16

Situated in Libertyville, this motel is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Independence Grove Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of MainStreet Libertyville and Advocate Condell Child ...

3.1/5 (649 reviews)

"Nice and quiet, very clean. Staff is friendly. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 25, 2021

Motel 6 Libertyville, IL
Motel 6 Glenview, IL - Chicago North
2 out of 5
1535 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $56 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of River Trail Nature Center, Camp Pine Woods, and Glenview Park Golf Club. The Glen Club and Kohl ...

3.3/5 (658 reviews)

"Great location. Clean and well put together. Plenty of restaurants in the area."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2021

Motel 6 Glenview, IL - Chicago North
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 $58 per night from Mar 10 to Mar 11

Situated near the airport, this motel is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Northbrook Village Hall and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Chicago Botanic Garden. Sportsman's Country Club ...

3.7/5Good! (991 reviews)

"clean room. friendly staff. TV remote needed batteries. I would stay here again. very close to highway, however this does not bother me; especially because the price was right! I slept very well."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 6, 2021

Red Roof Inn Chicago - Northbrook/Deerfield
Motel 6 Lansing, IL - Chicago South
2 out of 5
2151 Bernice Rd, Lansing, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $76 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2

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 Franciscan ...

3/5 (334 reviews)
Questionable

"No opinion"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 23, 2020

Motel 6 Lansing, IL - Chicago South
Carlton Inn Midway
2 out of 5
4944 S Archer Ave, Chicago, IL
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $124 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8

Located in Archer Heights, this motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of University of Illinois Chicago, McCormick Place, and John G. Shedd Aquarium. Art Institute of ...

4.1/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"Spent Xmas there with my kids. Staff was above and beyond helpful, kind, and pleasant!"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 27, 2020

Carlton Inn Midway
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Swissotel - Chicago

Swissotel - Chicago

4.5 out of 5
323 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL
The price is CA $171 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18
4.3/5Excellent! (1,830 reviews)

"The hotel was beautiful, I was a small bit upset with the response to service requests from the staff. I.E. I requested some fresh towels and that the dirty ones be picked up....that was never done. Otherwise, it was a great weekend trip...I suggest doing it for the cheap price of the great ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 1, 2021

Swissotel - Chicago
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Chicago Downtown

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Chicago Downtown

3 out of 5
1 S Franklin Street, Chicago, IL
The price is CA $90 per night from Mar 17 to Mar 18
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,999 reviews)

"Close to Millennium Park and Willis Tower. Only thing is parking was off site."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2021

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Chicago Downtown
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 CA $156 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9
4.6/5Wonderful! (2,661 reviews)

"Nice place but only my concern that valet parking is extra expensive it's 72 dollars I have to park in self parking 2 mins walk by only 20 dollars"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 28, 2021

LondonHouse Chicago, Curio Collection by Hilton
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Chicago Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You can select from 70 economical motels in Chicago among more than 1620 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 fascinating museums in this vibrant area while you're sightseeing. People who've visited Chicago love its shops and theater scene.

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?
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 Elk Grove Village, IL - O’Hare: Stay within a quick 5-minute drive of Allstate Arena. Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Ohio House Motel: A restaurant and free WiFi are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a private balcony. You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Chicago Riverwalk and House of Blues Chicago. Prestige Inn & Suites Extended Stay: Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stay within a 20-minute drive of State Street and Tinley Park Convention Center. Motel 6 Naperville, IL: It’s located within a 20-minute drive of Morton Arboretum and Wheaton College. Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay. Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Willowbrook: Stay within a 20-minute drive of Brookfield Zoo and Oakbrook Center Mall. Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
How many motels are there in Chicago?
You can select from 63 affordable motels in Chicago.
What can I do in Chicago?
Check out the notable monuments and enjoy the acclaimed art scene in this vibrant area while you’re sightseeing. People who’ve visited Chicago love its shops and museums. 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 North Avenue Beach. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Field Museum of Natural History, John G. Shedd Aquarium, and Lincoln Park Zoo.
What's the seasonal weather like in Chicago?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Chicago to help you plan yours. 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. The snowiest months in Chicago are February, January, April, and March, with each month seeing an average of 6 inches of snowfall.
What are my options for getting around Chicago when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about getting around Chicago to help you navigate your stay: Fly into O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD), which is located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) away. Otherwise, you can search for flights to Midway Intl. Airport (MDW), which is 8.6 mi (13.9 km) away. You can take advantage of metro transit at Monroe Station (Red Line), Monroe Station (Blue Line), and Adams-Wabash Station.

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