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

Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The business Carleton Of Oak Park Hotel is a great place in a downtown area of Oak Park. The hotel opened its doors in 1929 and was remodeled in 2006.

The property lies within 21 km from Space. Oak Park city center is 2 km away.

The hotel is set next to a college and a temple.

A 5-minute walk to Harlem-Green subway station. Due to its location 15 km from Midway airport, it will take about 20 minutes' drive to get there.

Rooms

For a comfortable stay Carleton Of Oak Park Hotel offers 153 rooms on 4 floors featuring complimentary wireless internet, climate control, a laptop safe, TV and coffee/tea makers. They come with a microwave and a fridge as well as bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can relax in the lounge bar serving refreshing drinks. Offering American meals, Poor Phil's is situated 50 meters of the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Business travelers can use computer equipment, a business centre and a meeting room available on site.

Relax

A gym and a fitness centre are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby for free.

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

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Facilities

General

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • 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
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 14 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed USD 10
Children above
14 years or adults
Extra bed USD 10
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

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
    1.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Oak Park Metra
    1000 ft
  • River Forest Metra
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Harlem-Green
    700 ft
  • Oak Park-Green
    2700 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Poor Phil's
    100 ft
  • Barclay's American Grill (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Lake Theatre
    1300 ft
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

Carleton Of Oak Park photos Room
Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dual voltage outlet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Motel Room, Exterior Entrance

King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Two Room King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Superior King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Superior Suite, 1 King Bed

Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Double Room, 2 Double Beds

Economy Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Carleton Of Oak Park Location

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What's nearby

Parks

  • Park District of Oak Park5000 ft

Local attractions

  • Oak Park Conservatory1.2 mi
    615 Garfield Street, Oak Park
  • Garfield Park Conservatory4.4 mi
    300 North Central Park Avenue, Chicago
  • Lincoln Park Conservatory5.2 mi
    2391 N Stockton Dr, Chicago
  • Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio1.3 mi
    951 Chicago Avenue, Oak Park
  • Our Lady of Sorrows Basilica5.1 mi
    3121 West Jackson Blvd, Chicago

Near the hotel

  • Lake Theatre1300 ft
    1022 Lake Street, Oak Park
  • Oak Park Public Library2300 ft
    834 Lake Street, Oak Park
  • Hemingway Museum3500 ft
    339 N. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park
  • Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple2000 ft
    875 Lake Street, Oak Park
  • Ridgeland Common Park & Pool3000 ft
    415 Lake St, Oak Park

Restaurants nearby

  • Poor Phil's100 ft

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

    63% likes this, based on 60 reviews

  • Marion Street Cheese Market400 ft

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

    72% likes this, based on 63 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Contemporary
    Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

  • Prairie Bread Kitchen700 ft

    Address: 103 N. Marion Street

    63% likes this, based on 30 reviews

  • Barclay's American Grill200 ft

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

    70% likes this, based on 32 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

  • La Bella Pasteria500 ft

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

    66% likes this, based on 25 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 3 - USD 22

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 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
    1.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Oak Park Metra
    1000 ft
  • River Forest Metra
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Harlem-Green
    700 ft
  • Oak Park-Green
    2700 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Poor Phil's
    100 ft
  • Barclay's American Grill (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Lake Theatre
    1300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    153