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Motel 6 Prospect Heights, IL
2 out of 5
540 N Milwaukee Ave, Prospect Heights, IL
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CA $45
per night
Apr 20 - Apr 21

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

3.7/5Good! (1,197 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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CA $51
per night
Apr 13 - Apr 14

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

3.1/5 (700 reviews)

"It waz very quite all the food was very ckiae , shopping was close too"…"

Reviewed on Apr. 7, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago O'hare - Schiller Park
Red Roof Inn Chicago-O'Hare Airport/Arlington Heights
2 out of 5
22 West Algonquin Road, Arlington Heights, IL
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CA $62
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13

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

3.2/5 (2,133 reviews)

"Cheap - clean, close to highway, restaurant and shops. Loud outside with people next door"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 29, 2020

Red Roof Inn Chicago-O'Hare Airport/Arlington Heights
Motel 6 Chicago NW - Rolling Meadows
2 out of 5
1800 Winnetka Cir, Rolling Meadows, IL
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CA $55
per night
Apr 14 - Apr 15

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 (497 reviews)

"It was clean quiet and peaceful. Housekeeper very friendly and excellent at her job"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 29, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago NW - Rolling Meadows
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Naperville
2.5 out of 5
1698 West Diehl Road, Naperville, IL
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CA $74
per night
Apr 28 - Apr 29

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

3.8/5Good! (1,538 reviews)

"The front desk clerks were friendly and very helpful! The rooms were clean and the hotel was accessible to everything."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 7, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Naperville
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Willowbrook
2.5 out of 5
7535 Kingery Highway, Willowbrook, IL
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CA $83
per night
Apr 13 - Apr 14

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

3.8/5Good! (1,515 reviews)

"Place was nice. Got a lot of breeding done. Thanks, Red Roof Inn!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 27, 2020

Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Willowbrook
Motel 6 Chicago North - Glenview
2 out of 5
1535 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL
Free Cancellation
CA $66
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13

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

3.3/5 (607 reviews)

"Overall good place for the price. Location. Room are different but I always had one did fit my needs"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 31, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago North - Glenview
Ohio House Motel
2.5 out of 5
600 North LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL
CA $181
per night
May 11 - May 12

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 ...

3.9/5Very Good! (1,579 reviews)

"This is an economy class hotel, meaning it has no amenities. However, it was clean and in a good location. Parking is free, but a little cramped."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 8, 2020

Ohio House Motel
Motel 6 Chicago N Central-Arlington Hgt
2 out of 5
441 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL
Free Cancellation
CA $63
per night
May 3 - May 4

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! (639 reviews)

"Very clean...friendly staff. Very welcoming. Thank you for a great stay!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 24, 2020

Motel 6 Chicago N Central-Arlington Hgt
Regal Inn - Chicago O'Hare Airport
2 out of 5
2448 Mannheim Rd, Franklin Park, IL
CA $83
per night
Apr 11 - Apr 12

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Fashion Outlets of Chicago, Rosemont Theatre and Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. MB ...

4.1/5Very Good! (1,072 reviews)

"No complaints. Room was clean, staff was amazing."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 12, 2020

Regal Inn - Chicago O'Hare Airport
Red Roof PLUS+ Chicago - Hoffman Estates
2.5 out of 5
2500 Hassell Road, Hoffman Estates, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $68
per night
Apr 20 - Apr 21

Situated in Hoffman Estates, this motel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Arboretum of South Barrington. ...

3.2/5 (1,077 reviews)

"I am staying here for more than one week and great cost service my divy. The housekeeper are very nice they come every day to clean my room. Great location and would recommend to stay here..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 11, 2020

Red Roof PLUS+ Chicago - Hoffman Estates
Motel 6 Alsip
2 out of 5
5150 West 127th Street, Alsip, IL
Free Cancellation
CA $70
per night
Apr 13 - Apr 14

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

2.6/5 (896 reviews)
not a bad place

"all was good"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 3, 2020

Motel 6 Alsip
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Swissotel - Chicago
Swissotel - Chicago
4.5 out of 5
323 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL
CA $146
per night
Apr 11 - Apr 12
4.4/5Excellent! (4,874 reviews)

"The "Urban Experience Fee" is a bit much. I mean, either add that amount into the room rate, make it optional or don't charge it. LOCATION is great! Staff attentive!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 25, 2020

Swissotel - Chicago
The Whitehall Hotel
The Whitehall Hotel
4 out of 5
105 E Delaware Pl, Chicago, IL
CA $97
per night
Apr 17 - Apr 18
4.1/5Very Good! (10,054 reviews)

"I liked the vintage charm with a modern twist. It was a great location within walking distance of Michigan Avenue and all the stores."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

The Whitehall Hotel
Best Western Grant Park Hotel
Best Western Grant Park Hotel
2.5 out of 5
1100 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL
CA $62
per night
Apr 28 - Apr 29
4.1/5Very Good! (3,079 reviews)

"I love the downtown location and the reduced rate due to current health safety concerns. Normally, I couldn't have afforded to stay in such a wonderful establishment."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 1, 2020

Best Western Grant Park Hotel
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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?
You can select from 71 low-priced motels in Chicago among more than 2326 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 Chicago O’hare - Schiller Park: Stay within a short 8-minute drive of Rivers Casino. Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Chicago - Naperville: Free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk are available during your stay. It’s located within a short 9-minute drive of Chicago Premium Outlets. Motel 6 Prospect Heights, IL: Enjoy access to the business center, and freebies including WiFi and parking. If driving, you’ll be within 18 minutes of Rivers Casino. Red Roof Inn Chicago-O’Hare Airport/Arlington Heights: It’s located within a 10-minute drive of Woodfield Mall and Schaumburg Medieval Times. 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 Oakbrook Center Mall and SeatGeek Stadium. 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 entertainment choices 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 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 83°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 20°F. Average annual rainfall for Chicago is 39.09 inches.
How can I get around Chicago?
Fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O’Hare Intl.), which is located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the heart of the city. 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 want to journey outside of the city, ride aboard a train from Millennium Station, Chicago Van Buren Street Station, or Chicago Union Station.

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