Due to large conferences in Chicago in May, most reliable hotel options are $260+ during Faith Forward.
(Rates checked on 1/24/17)
The Warwick Allerton Hotel (2 Blocks): $269 per night • limited room block
Airbnb: reasonable home rentals from $110 per night
Freehand Chicago (4 Blocks): hostel-style shared lodging (quad) from $55 per night.
near O’Hare Airport
Affordable hotel options can be found near O’Hare Airport in Rosemont, Illinois, approximately 15 miles west of St. James Cathedral & Commons. (Rates checked on 1/24/17)
Aloft Chicago O'Hare: $175-189
Hampton Inn & Suites Rosemont / O’Hare: $149-179
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Chicago O’Hare (Mannheim Road): $135
Travel from O’Hare
UBER OR LYFT: about $30 each way
METRA TRAIN: $5.75 to/from Union Station (1.8 miles from St. James Cathedral)
St. James Cathedral & Commons has discounted parking at two local lots. Pick from:
Rush-Ohio-Wabash (ROW) Self Park • 50 E. Ohio Street, Chicago, IL 60611 (3 blocks south of Cathedral)
Overnight: $27 for 24 hours (purchase from St. James Commons)
Day Rate: $14 for up to 8 hours (with stamp from St. James Commons)
Ohio–Ontario Self Park • 33 W. Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611 (2 blocks west, and 1 block south of Cathedral)
Overnight: $20 for 24 hours (purchase from St. James Commons)
Day Rate: $9 for up to 8 hours (with stamp from St. James Commons)
Drivers do not need a parking pass or voucher before parking at either garage. Drivers will enter either garage and receive a slip of paper when they enter the garage. Please keep this with you and then find a parking spot.
- After parking, visit the St. James Commons Reception Desk about payment for parking passes. Please bring cash or check. The receptionist will provide further instructions on exiting and rates.