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Margarita European Inn

  • 1566 Oak Ave. Map It
  • Evanston
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  • A fun, off-the-beaten-path place
  • Close to Northwestern University
  • Small but helpful staff


  • Breakfast is merely adequate

Fodor's Review

While the varied room sizes and narrow corridors may bring to mind a college dormitory, you won't find a more charming place to stay in Chicago's Near North suburbs. Built in the late 1920s as a young ladies’ residence, the inn still retains a lot of original features, including the iron-girded elevator shaft and antique-laden parlor; thanks to a 2014 overhaul, however, all rooms are now en suite and offer free Wi-Fi. Perhaps the property's best feature is the library, where guests can exchange their used books for others. There's also a rooftop garden.

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1566 Oak Ave., Evanston, Illinois, 60201, USA

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  • 46 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

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