Freehand Chicago

19 East Ohio Street, Chicago, IL 60611, United States
+1 312 940 3699

Cheapest
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8,3

Excellent
based on 6 324 reviews
Freehand Chicago - Chicago, IL, United States
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 1,8 km
Location rating 9,7
Nearest airport Chicago O'Hare Intl
Distance to airport 24,9 km

Rooms

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King rooms

R3 864+

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Standard rooms

R980+

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R980 per night

Queen rooms

R1 043+

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R1 043 per night
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R1 145 per night
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R1 328 per night
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R1 477 per night
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R1 775 per night

Deluxe rooms

R2 812+

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R2 812 per night

Premium rooms

R1 105+

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R1 273 per night
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R1 909 per night
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Twin bed
R2 372 per night
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R2 520 per night
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R4 461 per night

Double rooms

R1 207+

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R1 207 per night
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R1 466 per night
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R1 911 per night
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R2 291 per night

Classic rooms

R1 225+

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Reviews

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  • Good
    Dec 2019
    6,3

    The rooms are little but news Safe zone in Chicago and close to some attractions Clean the rooms every day Is not expensive

    The closer lock didn’t work well The lamp in the room was broken . I couldn’t turn it off the light (The last day I leave something in the room and I wanna find this , I was 16-19 of November in room 1202 , if the guys that shared the room see this message. Please contact to me in Iroc.j.a7gmail.com)

  • Mediocre
    Dec 2019
    3,0

    The location is great.

    This is more of a hostel than a "real" hotel.. Tiny rooms. No coffee nor even a glass/cup for some water. No breakfast. They charge $5 for a package that is delivered to a hotel guest. All that for $170. too much.

  • Excellent
    Dec 2019
    10,0

    The fittness room. Good location. Nice staff.

    Hostel rooms could use phone outlets you can reach from the bed.

  • Excellent
    Dec 2019
    9,6

    Great location for the price, next to lots of food and shops

  • Excellent
    Nov 2019
    10,0

    It was very affordable and located close to the river area

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About

Overview

Freehand Chicago offers guests hip and modern lodgings and an atmosphere that celebrates sociality. It's an ideal hotel for groups, business travelers, and families alike, welcoming all guests with its warm and stylish setting.

Located on the north side of Chicago near Magnificent Mile, Freehand Chicago is close to many local cultural attractions, including Museum of Contemporary Art, Museum of Science and Industry, Garfield Park Conservatory, Chicago Cultural Center, as well as countless restaurants and shops.

Accommodations at Freehand Chicago are designed to suit the needs of different types of travelers. Guest can choose a King private room with bathroom, work station, and city or standard views, an ADA-compliant Queen private room with accessible bathrooms, or Quad rooms with four twin-sized bunk beds, seating areas, and mini bar that can be shared or private. Rooms are designed by Roman and Williams and feature contemporary and clean accents.

Freehand Chicago has complimentary wi-fi throughout its premises, making it an excellent spot for guests to catch up with friends and work during their stay. There's an onsite gym, so guests can keep up with their fitness routine no matter how far from home they may be. The hotel also hosts yoga happy hours, DJ events, free bingo on Saturdays, tarot Tuesdays, and much more at its café and lounge.

Speaking of its café and lounge, Freehand Chicago’s dining and drinking options are as spirited and inspired as its lodgings. Visit Broken Shaker to see why it's been dubbed Chicago’s best hotel bar and indulge in perfectly-crafted and imaginative cocktails. And for crave-worthy Nicaraguan coffees, breakfast, and lunch, stop by Café Integral, where guests can feed their bellies and their souls.

Charming surroundings and welcoming staff are only the beginning at Freehand Chicago.

More

Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

8,3 Excellent

based on 6 324 reviews

9,7

Location

8,9

WiFi

5,3

Breakfast

4,5

Comfort

Things to know

  • Clean rooms
  • Comfortable beds
  • Friendly atmosphere

Check in

15:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
ATM on-site
Concierge service
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Bicycle hire
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Night club
Safe
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Lift
Laundry facilities
Hairdryer
Coffee shop
Pets not allowed
Parking (surcharge)
Linens
Towels
Internet
Hot tub

FAQs when booking at Freehand Chicago

What special offers or deals can guests take advantage of at the Freehand Chicago?

When you are planning on staying at the Freehand Chicago for a minimum of 2 nights, you will be eligible to receive a discount on your entire booking. Additionally, the hotel periodically offers summer deals that allow guests to receive complimentary cocktails during their stay and pay a reduced rate on their room. During the spring, keep your eyes open for the Spring Ahead discount, a deal for visitors that will be at the hotel for 3 nights.

Does the Freehand Chicago offer any excursions or tours for guests?

To learn more about the region’s delicious cuisine and discover how to prepare it yourself, sign up for either a food tour or cooking class through the Social Table, a company that the Freehand Chicago has a partnership with. For those that enjoy architecture, there are also tours offered by the Chicago Architecture Foundation, which you can RSVP for at the hotel’s front desk.

What fitness and sports activities are offered through the Freehand Chicago?

For guests that are interested in a new and unique experience, sign up for a class through the Trapeze School Chicago. Teaching you how to balance and tight-rope walk, these classes are a great way to burn some calories, and you will receive a discount when you are a guest at the Freehand Chicago. If you enjoy yoga, spice things up a bit by taking a class on a paddle board. When you make your reservation with the hotel, you will be eligible for discounts. Guests are welcome to book kayaking tours through Urban Kayak, which will allow you to see different parts of the city.

What local sites and attractions are near the Freehand Chicago?

Considered to be one of the most important buildings in American architecture, the Frederick C. Robie House is only a 15m drive from the Freehand Chicago and offers both guided and individual tours. If you enjoy art and design, don’t forget to visit the Richard H. Driehaus Museum, which is a 5m drive from the hotel. For an authentic nightlife experience in the city, go to Andy's Jazz Club, a bar that can be reached by car in less than 7m.

How can guests easily go from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to the Freehand Chicago?

If you will be traveling with a substantial amount of luggage, consider renting your own car or using a taxi service to go from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to the Freehand Chicago. The drive will last between 20 and 25m if there is no congestion, and a regular UberX fare will cost you approximately $25 to $30, while a larger UberXL will be closer to $45 to $50. If you’re interested in traveling on a budget, use public transportation to make the trip instead. The Blue line train will bring you to the hotel in 1h, and a standard one-way ticket will cost you $2.50. For those that are renting a car, there are several companies to choose from at the airport, including Budget and Alamo. (Prices checked 06/06/19).

Where is Freehand Chicago located?

Freehand Chicago is located at 19 East Ohio Street in Downtown Chicago, 1,8 km from the centre of Chicago. Magnificent Mile is the closest landmark to Freehand Chicago.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Freehand Chicago?

Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Freehand Chicago.

Does Freehand Chicago offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Freehand Chicago offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Freehand Chicago offer free parking?

No, Freehand Chicago does not offer free parking.

Does Freehand Chicago offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Freehand Chicago does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Freehand Chicago from the airport?

Freehand Chicago is 15,3 km from Chicago Midway.

Can you bring pets to Freehand Chicago?

No, pets are not allowed at Freehand Chicago.

Does Freehand Chicago have a pool?

No, Freehand Chicago does not have a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Magnificent Mile 384 m
  • Chicago Riverwalk 0,6 km
  • Chicago Theater 0,8 km
  • 360 CHICAGO 0,8 km
  • Chicago Cultural Center 1 km
  • Cloud Gate 1,1 km

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Chicago Midway 15,3 km
Chicago O'Hare Intl 24,9 km
Chicago-Union 1,9 km
Summit, Illinois 18,6 km

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