Let’s Getaway to an Iconic American city, Indulge in World Famous Comfort Food, View Jaw Dropping Architecture, & More. 

“Oh, Sweet Home … Chicago!”

Experience The Best This “Windy City” Has To Offer.

~ Eat all of Chicago’s Best – Deep Dish Pizza – Chicago Dogs – Italian Beef Sandwiches, Catch a Cubs Game at Historic Wrigley Field, Take a Selfie with “The Bean” Mirror at Cloud Gate, Walk the River Front and Ride the Ferris Wheel at Navy Pier, Go Aboard the Most Popular Tour Boat of the City and Learn About the Unique Architecture and Sky Scrapers of the Chicago Skyline, and Get the Chills on the Local Ghosts and Gangsters Tour.

Dates: June 25-28, 2023
Location: Chicago, IL
Hosts: Cheri & Tom
Ages: YSA & MSA Singles

space is limited to 18 guests.  don’t wait.

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Welcome to Chicago

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When you’re in Chicago, You’re Home

Come explore famed restaurants, world-class museums, a jaw-dropping waterfront, groundbreaking music, award-winning theatres, iconic architecture by legendary architects, and discover a blend of big-city culture, urban adventure and Midwestern hospitality, all within 77 vibrant neighborhoods that are the heart and soul of Chicago.

Easy Travel

Chicago has two of the biggest and most frequently used airports in the country.  Check out flightst to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Chicago O’Hare (ORD).

A fun way to get around Chicago is via public transportation – specifically the “L Train” operated by the Chicago Transit Authourity.  The “L” (short for elevated train” is cheap and easy to use.  Find maps and schedules here.

Chicago Flavors

We’ve planned two meals a day for everyone but left you some freedom to explore the local extraodinary flavors and culture of chicago.  Sink your teeth into deep dish pizza, authentic chicago style dogs, mouth watering italian beef sandwiches, and so much more.

Singles, Mingles, & Fun

We’ve planned several ways to play and mingle including a walking tour of Chicago, we’ll catch a Cub’s baseball game at Wrigley Field, a river boat tour of Chicago’s famous architecture and skyline, and a haunted frightseeing tour of gangsters and ghosts,   Plus, we’ll play games at the house and more.

What to expect on this Getaway

When you join Cheri’s Travel Spot on this unique trip to Chicago, you’ll have the opportunity to play, explore, mingle, have fun, and meet other cool singles just like you!  Here’s some of what you’ll get to enjoy…

What’s Included:

  • 3 Nights Lodging 
  • Welcome Dinner
  • Food Experiences – Chicago’s Famous Deep Dish Pizza, Chicago Style Dog, & Italian Beef Sandwiches
  • All Breakfasts at house
  • Chicago Cubs Baseball Game
  • Walking City Tour
  • River Boat Tour of Chicago’s Architecture
  • Haunted Gangster and Ghost Tour
  • Visit “The Bean,” Navy Pier, Sky Deck, Riverwalk, The Magnificent Mile, and more…
  • Group activities and games

Our Home Away From Home

private spacious home in old town: walking distance to the best of chicago

 

Amenities Included:  WiFi, Heating, AC, Towels & Linens, Washer & Dryer, Parking

Walk to everything Chicago has to offer- downtown, beach, park, restaurants and bars; bring family or friends to this spacious house on a quiet neighborhood street in historic Old Town.

This amazing space has 6 large bedrooms, plus an additional 7th path through bedroom, 6 beautiful full bathrooms, 3 private outdoor spaces, 2 stunning kitchens, 2 washers, 2 dryers, 2 parking spaces in a covered garage, 1 bar area, 1 powder room.

The house is in east Old Town- best neighborhood in Chicago for both families or if you are looking to have fun. While the street itself is very quiet, tree lined and barely has cars passing by, as soon as you turn the corner, you are in the center of everything! Wells street restaurants and bars are steps away. Lincoln Park with the zoo, farm, pond, open spaces and farmers market is a 7-10 min. walk. North avenue beach is the same distance. It is perfect for walks, picnics, boat rides or good old fun in the sand. The beaches are free to the public and have breathtaking city views. Grocery shopping is made easy, seeing as Plum Market and Jewel are located right in the neighborhood. There are 103 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including some of Chicago’s top restaurants including Kamehachi, Topo Gigio, The Fireplace Inn, and Woodies Flat. Bars and lounges are abundant on Wells and are all 1-2 minute walk. Shopping in Old Town is a unique experience; the majority of shops in this neighborhood are boutiques rather than well-known chain stores. Therefore, each and every store is cozy, intimate and filled with one-of-a-kind goods. The Lincoln Park Zoo is a world of wildlife in the shadow of skyscrapers. The Second City only two blocks away and it is a famous theater that specializes in sketch comedy and improv, and has been delighting audiences for over 50 years. Oak street and beginning of Michigan avenue is about 15-20 minute walk.

The house is a five minute walk from the Brown Line and the Purple Line at the Sedgwick stop and an eight minute walk from Red line at Clark. It takes be about 15 min to walk to Michigan Ave and Wells street bars are a minute away. Buses and cabs are also easily accessible. It is about a 3 minute drive to get onto Lake Shore drive at LaSalle and about 8 minutes to Kennedy expressway at North Avenue

Female Room Options

  • Shared Queen: $899
  • Shared Room
male Room Options

  • Solo Queen Bed: $1,199
  • Shared Room
Private Room Options

  • Queen Bed: $1,799

Payment Terms and Pricing

  • Pricing is per person and includes all taxes and fees.  
  • Rates are subject to change at Any Time.
  • Deposit of $300 is due at time of booking.
  • Balance is due by May 1, 2023.
  • Full payment is due at time of booking for any reservation made after May 1, 2023
  • Reservations are non-refundable.
  • Reservations may be transferred to a person of the same gender with a $200 name Change Fee.

Know before you go

  • Nearby Airports: Check out flightst to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Chicago O’Hare (ORD).
  • When booking flights, make sure to arrive on Sunday, June 25, 2023.
  • This retreat is not a church sponsored event but LDS Standards are expected to be maintained.

Not Included:

  • Flights
  • One Meal Per Day
  • Optional Excursions.  You’ll have the freedom to choose other activities not included in the itinerary at your own cost.
  • Travel Insurance, highly recommended since life happens.  (Contact Cheri’s Travel Spot for pricing)

Itinerary & Activities

*All Listed Activities are included   *Itinerary is subject to change

Day 1:  Sunday, June 25, 2023 – Welcome!

– Check-In at 2pm

– Guided Walking Tour of Chicago

– Dinner:  Chicago’s Famous Deep Dish Pizza

Day 2:  Monday, June 26, 2023 – Activities

– Breakfast

– Chicago Architecture River Cruise

– Explore (The Bean, Millennium Park, Riverwalk, Etc)

– Dinner: Chicago’s Italian Beef Sandwich

– Haunted Gangsters & Ghost Tour

Day 3:  Tuesday, June 27, 2023 – Activities

– Breakfast

– Explore (Navy Pier, Buckingham Fountain, Sky Deck, ect)

– Lunch:  Chicago’s Famous Style Hot Dog

– Wrigley Field, Cubs Game

Day 4:  Wednesday, June 28, 2023 – Depart for Home 

– Breakfast

– Check out by 10am

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“One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure."

~ William Feather