The Homestead Evanston

1625 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, United States, 60201  show map
 3 stars
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The Homestead Evanston

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Picnic area/ Tables

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator

Overview

Located close to a theater and a lighthouse, The Homestead Evanston offers barbeque grills, a picnic area and a tennis court. This quiet hotel was opened in 1928 and renovated in 2011.

The hotel is situated close to Amazing Chicago's Funhouse Maze, Andersonville and Riviera Theatre, within walking distance to Davis subway station. A 15-minute drive to Rosemont.

The hotel is easy access to the sandy beach in Evanston.

25 minutes' drive from Chicago O'hare International airport and 5 minutes' walk to Evanston (Davis St.) Metra train station.

Rooms

The Homestead Evanston offers 90 rooms fitted with a dining area, free Wi-Fi, a writing desk, a private toilet and climate control for a comfortable stay in Evanston. Some of the beautiful rooms enjoy a view of the garden. They feature bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bathtub and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can order American meals at the outstanding restaurant. Serving a wide range of dishes, Quince and Tapas Barcelona can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

Services

Multilingual staff provides guests with ironing service, laundry and newspaper service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 7 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   90.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Limited time reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Tennis court
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Limousine service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Barbeque grills
  • Garden area
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator on request

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1625 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, United States, 60201

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City Center
  • Evanston
    1.3 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Evanston (Davis St.) Metra
    700 m
  • Main St. Metra
    1.5 km
Underground stations
  • Davis
    600 m
  • Dempster
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Quince (cuisine: American)
    20 m
  • Davis Street Fishmarket (cuisine: American)
    110 m
Parks
  • Dawes Park
    350 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    90

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Queen-size bed or Twin beds
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  • Air conditioning
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    Studio
    Bed type: 1 Single bed
    Size: 28 m²
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      Studio Apartment
      Bed type: Queen-size bed
      Size: 28 m²
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      • Air conditioning
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        Junior Suite
        Bed type: Twin beds or Queen-size bed
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          One-Bedroom Apartment
          Bed type: 1 Single bed or Queen-size bed
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel The Homestead Evanston Evanston location
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            Hotel Address:

            1625 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, United States, 60201

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Evanston
              1.3 km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Evanston (Davis St.) Metra
              700 m
            • Main St. Metra
              1.5 km
            Underground stations
            • Davis
              600 m
            • Dempster
              700 m
            • Bus stop
              200 m
            Restaurants
            • Quince (cuisine: American)
              20 m
            • Davis Street Fishmarket (cuisine: American)
              110 m
            Parks
            • Dawes Park
              350 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of floors:
              8
            • Number of rooms:
              90

            The Homestead Evanston Location

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            What's nearby

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 1.2 km

            Stadiums

            Museums

            • Woman's Christian Temperance - 200 m
            • Frances Willard Historical Asn - 200 m
            • Evanston Historical Society - 500 m
            • Custer's Last Stand Festival - 1.4 km
            • Prehistoric Life Museum - 1.4 km
            • Art Alliance-Contemporary Gls - 2.3 km

            Parks

            • Evanston Parks Forestry and Rec - 1.3 km
            • Lighthouse Park District - 1.8 km
            • Ridgeville Park District - 2.0 km

            Universities, Institutes

            Medical care and Hospitals

            • Kidney Cancer Assn - 800 m
            • Evanston Northwestern Hlthcare - 2.2 km
            • St Francis Hospital - 2.5 km
            • US Veterans Ctr - 3.0 km

            Public parking

            • Northwestern University - 300 m

            Local attractions

            • Mitchell Museum of the American Indian - 3.9 km
              2600 Central Park Ave, Evanston
            • Illinois Holocaust Museum - 7.1 km
              9603 Woods Drive, Skokie
            • Swedish American Museum - 7.8 km
              5211 N. Clark St., Chicago
            • Kathy Osterman Beach - 7.0 km
              5800 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
            • Lake Michigan - 7.3 km
              Chicago, IL

            Near the hotel

            • Dawes Park - 350 m
              1700 Sheridan Road, Evanston
            • Mary and Leigh Block Museum - 690 m
              40 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston
            • Evanston History Center - 540 m
              225 Greenwood Street, Evanston

            Restaurants nearby

            • Quince - 20 m

              Address: 1625 Hinman Ave
              Phone: (847) 570-8400

              60% likes this, based on 62 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: CAD 41 - CAD 54

            • Giordano's - 120 m

              Address: 500 Davis St
              Phone: (847) 475-5000

              60% likes this, based on 49 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian

            • Found - 180 m

              Address: 1631 Chicago Avenue
              Phone: (847) 868-8945

              70% likes this, based on 69 reviews
              Cuisine: Healthy

            • Davis Street Fishmarket - 110 m

              Address: 501 Davis St
              Phone: 847-869-3474

              53% likes this, based on 80 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: CAD 40 - CAD 40

            • Dave's Italian Kitchen - 160 m

              Address: 1635 Chicago Ave
              Phone: 847-864-6000

              70% likes this, based on 66 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of floors:
              8
            • Number of rooms:
              90
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            The Homestead Evanston Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Homestead Evanston

            Average guest rating

            8.2out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 10 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              This was close to the family we were visiting. The price was fair.

              Parking garage charge which is different for us in a small town.

            • Family with children
              7.0

              Very clean, nice people, staff always ready to help.

              Needs a little updating. Bathrooms small, not meant for two people to get ready at same time. Could not get into resturant busy and small.

            • Older travelers
              7.0

              The staff is great and the location was great for us

              The hotel is extremely shabby. Tub and sink need resurfacing (enamel is all chipped). No staff available in early morning for checkout before 7:00 A.M. heat is hard to control. Rooms are too hot. I would not stay again unless refurbished. DAVID BALINSKY

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Only stayed one night but found to be warm and slept well

            • Older travelers
              6.6

              Simple

              Even if the owner wants to keep it as it was 80 years ago, he shoud ask a decorator to choose the color of the paintings and redo the closets.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel The Homestead Evanston Evanston location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            1625 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, United States, 60201

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Evanston
              1.3 km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Evanston (Davis St.) Metra
              700 m
            • Main St. Metra
              1.5 km
            Underground stations
            • Davis
              600 m
            • Dempster
              700 m
            • Bus stop
              200 m
            Restaurants
            • Quince (cuisine: American)
              20 m
            • Davis Street Fishmarket (cuisine: American)
              110 m
            Parks
            • Dawes Park
              350 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of floors:
              8
            • Number of rooms:
              90