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Margarita European Inn

At a Glance

    Pros

  • a fun, off-the-beaten-path place
  • close to Northwestern University

    Cons

  • breakfast is merely adequate

Margarita European Inn 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. The inn was formerly an all-girls residence club built in the late 1920s, and a lot of its original features, including the iron-girded elevator shaft and antique-laden parlor, remain intact. The staff is small but helpful. The best feature is the library, where guests can exchange their used books for others. There's a rooftop garden and Pensiero restaurant, serving fancy Italian dishes, is on the first floor.

    Hotel Details

  • 46 rooms.
  • Rate includes breakfast.
  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 06-11-2013

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