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Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston

1501 Sherman Ave., Evanston, IL 60201

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A perfect spot to stay in Evanston's bustling downtown district. This hotel is 4-minute walk from a Dempster CTA station with direct access to Chicago city center and close to Lake Michigan and Northwestern University.

The 12 story Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston is replete with 159 guest rooms and suites in the heart of Evanston, Illinois. This stunning property boasts of a lobby, warmed by a fireplace, with subtle tones of teal and cream.

Location, location, location – this Evanston gem is located in the prestigious North Shore which is home to Northwestern University. The charm and elegance of this high net worth area offers sophisticated dining, boutique shopping, tree-lined streets and charming street lamps that grace the avenues. Home to many famous architects and steps from Lake Michigan.

The property, with a close proximity to Loyola University. offers over 6,000 square feet of meeting space including a stately Executive Boardroom, ideal for intimate meetings. After completing an over $15 million renovation, delight in the rooms and suites that feature pillow top mattresses, sumptuous duvets, a work station, leather-like desk chair, sitting area with ottoman, 37” flat screen TVs, complimentary high speed internet access, Keurig coffee makers, microwave, and mini refrigerators to tend to your every need. Enjoy the décor upgrades in the renovated bathrooms, including sleek granite.

The hotel is centrally located two blocks from the CTA line which provides rapid transit service to downtown Chicago. For your convenience, the hotel offers self-parking and 24 hour use of a business center. Our warm and accommodating staff look forward to welcoming you with gracious hospitality.

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