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Room type

4-star historic hotel in Madison near Wisconsin State Capitol Building

Location

Situated in the city center, this historic hotel is close to Madison Area Technical College Downtown Campus, Wisconsin State Capitol Building, and Wisconsin Historical Museum. Also nearby are Chazen Art Museum and Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center.

Hotel Features

In addition to 3 restaurants, The Edgewater features a spa tub. Other amenities include a full-service spa and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

Flat-screen televisions include premium digital channels. Guestrooms also feature beds with pillowtop mattresses, refrigerators, and wireless Internet access (surcharge).

The Edgewater

At your hotel

In addition to a full-service spa, The Edgewater features a spa tub and a steam room. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 44977 square feet (4180 square meters) include a conference center and conference space. This Art Deco hotel also offers a fitness center, gift shops/newsstands, and concierge services. For a surcharge, the property provides an area shuttle within 2 mi and a roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours. Onsite parking is available (surcharge). The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge). A total renovation of this property was completed in August 2014.

The Edgewater has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Total number of rooms - 202
  • ATM/banking
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Number of floors - 12
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Full-service spa
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • Hair salon
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Computer station
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Conference center
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Conference space size (meters) - 4180
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5
  • Year Built 1948
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 44977
  • Shopping on site
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Wedding services
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge) , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge

Park your car

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Premium bedding
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Turndown service
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • In-room massage available
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Desk
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Digital TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
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Eat and drink

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 10:30 AM.

The Statehouse - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Icehouse - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Boathouse - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Cafe - This coffee shop specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare.

24-hour room service is available.

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Play

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a spa tub, a steam room, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Ice skating on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
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Relax

The Edgewater Spa has 8 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, sports massages, Swedish massages, and massages. The spa is equipped with a spa tub and a steam room.

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Steam room in spa
  • Sports massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 8
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body scrubs
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Facial treatments

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

The fine print for The Edgewater

When you arrive

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, JCB International

Your pets

Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:
  • A 14.5 percent city/local tax will be charged
  • Resort fee: USD 12 per accommodation, per night
Hotel resort fee inclusions (may be listed elsewhere in this description as complimentary or available for a surcharge):
  • Spa access (may be limited)
  • Spa tub access
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Airport shuttle
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access (may be limited)
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details on arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 3 children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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