Write Inn Hotel

211 N Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, United States, 60302  show map
 2 stars
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Write Inn Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

The business 3-star The Write Inn Hotel provides housekeeping, ironing service and 24-hour front desk to ensure guests a comfortable stay. Residing in a 4-story French building, the hotel was renovated in 2003.

The property is conveniently situated next to Oak Park-Green subway station. The venue is located 18 km from Lombard.

St. Hyacinth Basilica is 7.9 km from the hotel and Congress Theater is 9.1 km away.

The Write Inn Hotel lies within 15 minutes’ drive to Midway airport.

Rooms

There are non-smoking rooms with coffee/tea makers, pay television, a kitchenette, a private safe and a seating area provided for travelers staying in Oak Park. In-room self-catering facilities include a microwave and a fridge.

Eat & Drink

Hemmingway's Bistro treats guests with French and American dishes and is just 50 meters away.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Limousines are available for rent at The Write Inn Hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   65.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Elevator
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Limousine service

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's play area

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 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. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Write Inn Hotel Oak Park location
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Hotel Address:

211 N Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, United States, 60302

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City Center
  • Oak Park
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Oak Park Metra
    2300 ft
  • River Forest Metra
    1.6 mi
Underground stations
  • Oak Park-Green
    1700 ft
  • Harlem-Green
    3000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Hemmingway's Bistro (cuisine: French)
    0 ft
  • Winberie's Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: American)
    800 ft
Parks
  • Ridgeland Common Park & Pool
    1600 ft
  • Lake Theatre
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    65

Rooms and availability

Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Queen-size bed or Double beds
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Studio Suite
Bed type: Queen-size bed
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Mini Room
Bed type: Double beds
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Signature Suite
    Bed type: King-size bed
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Write Inn Hotel Oak Park location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    211 N Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, United States, 60302

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Oak Park
      3700 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Oak Park Metra
      2300 ft
    • River Forest Metra
      1.6 mi
    Underground stations
    • Oak Park-Green
      1700 ft
    • Harlem-Green
      3000 ft
    • Bus stop
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • Hemmingway's Bistro (cuisine: French)
      0 ft
    • Winberie's Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: American)
      800 ft
    Parks
    • Ridgeland Common Park & Pool
      1600 ft
    • Lake Theatre
      2000 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      65

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    What's nearby

    Parks

    • Park District of Oak Park - 2700 ft

    Local attractions

    • Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio - 5200 ft
      951 Chicago Avenue, Oak Park
    • Garfield Park Conservatory - 4.0 mi
      300 North Central Park Avenue, Chicago
    • Our Lady of Sorrows Basilica - 4.8 mi
      3121 West Jackson Blvd, Chicago
    • Oak Park Conservatory - 1.3 mi
      615 Garfield Street, Oak Park
    • Lincoln Park Conservatory - 4.7 mi
      2391 N Stockton Dr, Chicago

    Near the hotel

    • Hemingway Museum - 800 ft
      339 N. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park
    • Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple - 1100 ft
      875 Lake Street, Oak Park
    • Lake Theatre - 2000 ft
      1022 Lake Street, Oak Park
    • Oak Park Public Library - 800 ft
      834 Lake Street, Oak Park
    • Ridgeland Common Park & Pool - 1600 ft
      415 Lake St, Oak Park

    Restaurants nearby

    • Hemmingway's Bistro - 0 ft

      Address: 211 N Oak Park Ave
      Phone: 708-524-0806

      70% likes this, based on 68 reviews
      Cuisine: French
      Price Range: USD 23 - USD 42

    • Papaspiros - 800 ft

      Address: 733 Lake St
      Phone: (708) 358-1700

      65% likes this, based on 36 reviews
      Cuisine: Greek

    • Sagano Sushi - 900 ft

      Address: 731 Lake St
      Phone: 708-383-2720

      Cuisine: Japanese

    • Winberie's Restaurant & Bar - 800 ft

      Address: 151 N Oak Park Ave
      Phone: 708-386-2600

      76% likes this, based on 82 reviews
      Cuisine: American
      Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

    • Fuego Loco Cantina & Salsaria - 800 ft

      Address: 722 Lake St
      Phone: 708-763-0000

      65% likes this, based on 29 reviews
      Cuisine: Mexican
      Price Range: USD 16 - USD 21

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      65
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    Write Inn Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Write Inn Hotel

    Average guest rating

    7.0out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 25 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Rooms
    7.7
    Location
    10.0

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      We liked the helpful front desk.

      We would like to have Fox News.

    • Single
      7.4

      Location, Location,Location!!! Check-in/concierge person was very pleasant. Breakfast at the restaurant was more than adequate. Pleasant server. Awful croissant but otherwise good breakfast.

      My room and bathroom were a little shabby.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Location, decor, staff

      room layout was not optimum for bag placement. TV was very limited channels. not enough pillows.

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      Excellent parking arrangements...free at nearby garage. Wi-fi free. Located near the Green Line for easy transportation into the city. Close to good restaurants, shopping and Frank Lloyd Wright studio, homes and Unity Temple. Excellent restaurant attached to the hotel where we ate breakfast, which is well-prepared.

      We have stayed here many times, but this is the first time I had a bed so lacking in support that I removed all the bedclothes from the bed and tried to sleep on the floor...not a perfect solution, but I slept better there than I had in the bed. We requested a rollaway for the remaining nights of our stay, and I removed the mattress from that and placed it on the floor...then I was able to get two good nights' sleep. If the mattresses on our beds are indicative of new purchases throughout the hotel, we won't be staying there again.

    • Couple
      10.0

      Amazing receptionis- grandpa who was extremely friendly and made us feel right at home. The room was more than we expected. Now we know where to stay the next time we come to Chicago. It will be our favorite hotel for foreseeable future. Nepalese and mexican couple!

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      Friendly and helpful staff, zero problems during a week long stay.

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      Friendly staff and historical significance of hotel.

      Temperature control not fully functional.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      The Write Inn is quietly tucked away--well, relatively so, since it's on one of Oak Park's main streets--next to Scoville Park and the Oak Park Ave./Lake Street shopping district, and within easy walking distance from the 'El' train into Chicago. Room was low-key and simply furnished but comfortable. Was very pleased with the price we paid for three nights. Didn't try their restaurant but the (small) place was full up for dinner two of our three nights and is supposed to be very good.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Great location...central to most everything in Oak Park and it is within walking distance. Close to El if you wanted to get downtown.

      Parking garage was a couple blocks away, but it was free so that wasn't too much of an inconvenience.

    • Older travelers
      6.8

      The location was perfect for visiting the Frank Lloyd Wright Studio and home in Oak Park. Very close to shopping, across from the Ernest Hemingway Museum and a number of excellent places to eat with in walking distance. Also the green line is only a couple blocks away if you felt the need to go into Downtown Chicago.

      Our particular room was very small but other rooms in the facility were larger...we had opted for the smaller room because of the smaller price. I think next time I would opt for a larger room.

    • Single
      6.2

      Quaintness

      Bathroom around the sink was not clean, there is black mold around the sink

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Location of hotel and convenience of parking

      Air-Conditioning rheostat was broken--room was at 55 degrees F continually.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Great character, excellent location to historic sites! Perfect place to stay to head up to Wrigley Field for a ballgame, too.

    • Group of friends
      7.0

      I liked the historic aspects of the hotel.

      The rooms are quite small, but adequate.

    • Couple
      8.8

      Great location! The town was adorable, and the hotel was only a few blocks from the train. We felt safe the entire time there. Both employees at the front desk we dealt with were extremely friendly and helpful. The room itself was nice, clean, kind of small, but perfect for us. The hotel validates parking which is also nice! We really enjoyed our stay and would definitely return again. Oh and the bed didn't squeak which was also a plus... :)

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Write Inn Hotel Oak Park location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    211 N Oak Park Ave, Oak Park, United States, 60302

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Oak Park
      3700 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Oak Park Metra
      2300 ft
    • River Forest Metra
      1.6 mi
    Underground stations
    • Oak Park-Green
      1700 ft
    • Harlem-Green
      3000 ft
    • Bus stop
      1000 ft
    Restaurants
    • Hemmingway's Bistro (cuisine: French)
      0 ft
    • Winberie's Restaurant & Bar (cuisine: American)
      800 ft
    Parks
    • Ridgeland Common Park & Pool
      1600 ft
    • Lake Theatre
      2000 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      65