This Williamsburg-style hotel in Evanston Illinois was built in 1927 is 2 blocks from Northwestern University. A contemporary American restaurant is on site and traditional guest rooms include free Wi-Fi.Bright rooms at The Homestead include cable TV with a DVD player and coffee facilities. Each provides a seating area and is air conditioned.Grosse Point Lighthouse is a 5-minute drive from The Homestead Evanston. Downtown Chicago is 14.6 miles south of the hotel.Quince restaurant offers a full wine list. A daily continental breakfast is available.An exercise room is located in the hotel or guests can relax in the library.