Carleton Of Oak Park Hotel

1110 Pleasant St, Oak Park, United States, 60302  show map
 3 stars
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Carleton Of Oak Park Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Carleton Of Oak Park Hotel is a 3-star property only 2.1 km from Wrigley Field, Midway Airport and Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio. An example of original architecture, this hotel opened in 1929 and was fully restored in 2006.

Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple and Hemingway Museum are located just 650 meters from the venue. The property is set within 2 km distance from the city center.

Nearby points of interest include a museum and a temple.

The hotel enjoys a great location within 15 minutes' drive from Midway airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered 153 non-smoking rooms featuring high-speed internet, a microwave, individual climate control, a kitchenette and a mini-refrigerator. In-room self-catering facilities include coffee/tea makers and a stove.

Eat & Drink

The outdoor restaurant provides excellent meals. Barclay's American Grill serves american dishes and lies just 5 minutes walk from the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

The hotel offers allergy-free rooms, a baggage storage and free self parking along with a business center, a meeting room and computer equipment to respond to the needs of all guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   153.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

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

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Carleton Of Oak Park Hotel Oak Park location
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Hotel Address:

1110 Pleasant St, Oak Park, United States, 60302

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City Center
  • Oak Park
    1.6 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Oak Park Metra
    300 m
  • River Forest Metra
    1.9 km
Underground stations
  • Harlem-Green
    200 m
  • Oak Park-Green
    800 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Poor Phil's
    40 m
  • Barclay's American Grill (cuisine: American)
    40 m
Parks
  • Lake Theatre
    390 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    153

Rooms and availability

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Standard Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed or King-size bed or Double beds
Size: 37 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Offering free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen cable TV, this room is equipped with tea and coffee-making facilities, a refrigerator and a microwave.

Room facilities
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    Two-Room Suite
    Bed type: King-size bed
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      Economy Room
      Size: 19 m²
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
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      Offering free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen cable TV, this room is equipped with a refrigerator and a microwave. Please note that this room is located in the motel section (a separate building from the hotel in which rooms have exterior entrances).

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Carleton Of Oak Park Hotel Oak Park location
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        Hotel Address:

        1110 Pleasant St, Oak Park, United States, 60302

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Oak Park
          1.6 km
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Oak Park Metra
          300 m
        • River Forest Metra
          1.9 km
        Underground stations
        • Harlem-Green
          200 m
        • Oak Park-Green
          800 m
        • Bus stop
          200 m
        Restaurants
        • Poor Phil's
          40 m
        • Barclay's American Grill (cuisine: American)
          40 m
        Parks
        • Lake Theatre
          390 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          153

        Carleton Of Oak Park Location

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 1.5 km

        Places of interest

        • Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio - 1.0 km

        Historical sites

        • Historical Properties - 800 m

        Museums

        • Pleasant Home Foundation - 200 m
        • Frank Lloyd Wright Home Fndtn - 1.0 km

        Parks

        • Cheney Mansion - 1.0 km
        • Fox Park - 1.2 km
        • Fox Recreation Ctr - 1.2 km
        • Park District of Oak Park - 1.5 km
        • Field Recreation Ctr - 1.7 km
        • Longfellow Recreation Ctr - 1.7 km
        • River Forest Park Dist - 1.8 km
        • Stevenson Recreation Ctr - 2.1 km
        • Oak Park Carroll Recreation - 2.1 km
        • Barrie Recreation Ctr - 2.6 km
        • Oak Park Anderson Recreation - 2.6 km

        Halls

        • Arts Center - 800 m
        • Veterans of Foreign Wars - 2.9 km

        Universities, Institutes

        • Concordia University - 1.4 km
        • Auburn Theological Seminary - 2.9 km

        Medical care and Hospitals

        • Oak Park Hospital - 600 m
        • US Veterans Ctr - 700 m
        • West Suburban Hosp Med Center - 2.4 km

        Local attractions

        • Oak Park Conservatory - 1.9 km
          615 Garfield Street, Oak Park
        • Garfield Park Conservatory - 7.1 km
          300 North Central Park Avenue, Chicago
        • Lincoln Park Conservatory - 8.4 km
          2391 N Stockton Dr, Chicago
        • Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio - 2.1 km
          951 Chicago Avenue, Oak Park
        • Our Lady of Sorrows Basilica - 8.3 km
          3121 West Jackson Blvd, Chicago

        Near the hotel

        • Lake Theatre - 390 m
          1022 Lake Street, Oak Park
        • Oak Park Public Library - 700 m
          834 Lake Street, Oak Park
        • Hemingway Museum - 1.1 km
          339 N. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park
        • Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple - 610 m
          875 Lake Street, Oak Park
        • Ridgeland Common Park & Pool - 910 m
          415 Lake St, Oak Park

        Restaurants nearby

        • Poor Phil's - 40 m

          Address: 139 S Marion
          Phone: 708-848-0871

          63% likes this, based on 60 reviews

        • Marion Street Cheese Market - 110 m

          Address: 100 S Marion St
          Phone: 708-725-7200

          72% likes this, based on 63 reviews
          Cuisine: American, Contemporary
          Price Range: GBP 25 - GBP 25

        • Prairie Bread Kitchen - 200 m

          Address: 103 N. Marion Street

          63% likes this, based on 30 reviews

        • Barclay's American Grill - 40 m

          Address: 1120 Pleasant St
          Phone: (708) 848-4250

          70% likes this, based on 32 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: GBP 25 - GBP 25

        • La Bella Pasteria - 130 m

          Address: 1103 South Blvd
          Phone: 708-524-0044

          66% likes this, based on 25 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 17

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          153
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        Carleton Of Oak Park Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Carleton Of Oak Park

        Average guest rating

        7.4out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 43 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Service
        10.0
        Value
        10.0

        Guest reviews

        • Single
          9.6

          easy to get to from the Green Line and lotsa good restaurants under the rail line in Oak Park. Also like to the YMCA for workouts.

        • Older travelers
          5.4

          The only thing good about this hotel is its location in Oak Park.

          We have been guests at the hotel many times through the years not because it is a pleasant place to stay but because they are the only place in town. The horrible smell of stale food when first walking in has persisted for years. The surly and poorly trained registration staff are a complete turnoff. The sooner a new hotel is built in Oak Park the better off we will all be. Our family and their friends are embarrassed by the Carleton but their is no choice.

        • Family with children
          5.8

          My daughter and I were visiting Concordia University Chicago. I was able to get the room quickly and it was close to CUC. However, we did not arrive until 11:30 PM and left around 8:30 AM, so we did not do much there except sleep and shower.

          Unfortunately I received a parking ticket when I was checking into the hotel. Due to the construction and my unfamiliarity with the area, I only saw the one parking lot which was full and I did not see the entrance because I did not drive through the gravel construction area. I am waiting for the manager to call me and hopefully help with this ticket in some way.

        • Single
          7.0

          I found the hotel experience to overall very good.

          The only negative is the distance to downtown Chicago. On the cta Green Line to State/Clark it took about 45 minutes.

        • Single
          7.8

          Location, location, location.

          I don 't believe that booking on-line indicated that the lowest price was for a motel facility with a difficult parking lot. I upgraded to a room in the mainbuilding although I didn't wasnt to spend that much money.No chain lock on door.Tub slippery.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          I was nervous booking on line, but knew someone in area. Have booked before in bad areas when unknown. Character and location were perfect. Close to train, food, and felt very safe. Parking free! Room was large and even better than explained on internet.

          When checked in front desk was not welcoming, The next more complete opposite, ladies were helpful and very friendly.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          Our room was very spacious. The bathroom was also big. We had a little table to sit at and a kitchenette. Everything was very clean. I would come again especially for an extended time since the room was so nice. The hotel was also close to the train into the city.

          They ask us to conserve energy, etc. by using our towels more than one day. This was fine but they should provide more towel bars so all towel could be hung.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          The rooms were very nice, and the staff were so helpful, but I'm used to the same level of luxury and service for about $100 less per night. Maybe that's just how it is in the big city.

          No, everything was good. Just the price seemed high.

        • Single
          10.0

          Excellent. The kitchenette and huge living space were my favorite items.

          It's a minor issue, but there are some unfinished surfaces that could use attention like painting and polishing.

        • Single
          9.6

          The location was wonderful. I was travelling on business and it was so nice to be in a neighborhood instead of off a highway or near an airport. I was in the motel portion which had a wonderful retro vibe. I plan to book again when business takes me to the area.

        • Group of friends
          7.0

          The size of the rooms were very nice and fulfilled my needs.

          When I went to check.they tried to put more on the card then what the rooms cost. Became of this I will not stay here again.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          The Carlton is a nice but average hotel in a very good location. The do have a wide range of rooms with associated costs from hotel to motel. The hotel rooms might be a little overpriced given current Hyatt and Marriott standards.

          Parking is distributed across several lots with individual spaces often being hard to find.

        • Single
          10.0

          I just love staying at this hotel. Great location. Close to Chicago. Walking distance to restaurants in Oak Park. Neighborhood feel.

        • Group of friends
          7.8

          Location, style, poor Phil's

          Odc stairs, slow elevator, no "points or air miles.

        • Single
          7.8

          The location was great. I had friends in Oak Park and an event in the City. It was less than a block from the EL. It was also close to all the shops and restaurants in Oak Park and the Frank Lloyd Wright neighborhood.

          It is an older hotel, so there is lots of vibration and noise from other visitors.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Carleton Of Oak Park Hotel Oak Park location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        1110 Pleasant St, Oak Park, United States, 60302

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Oak Park
          1.6 km
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Oak Park Metra
          300 m
        • River Forest Metra
          1.9 km
        Underground stations
        • Harlem-Green
          200 m
        • Oak Park-Green
          800 m
        • Bus stop
          200 m
        Restaurants
        • Poor Phil's
          40 m
        • Barclay's American Grill (cuisine: American)
          40 m
        Parks
        • Lake Theatre
          390 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          153