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Availability: The Pfister Hotel

Double Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 adults

Pfister King Accessible

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Pfister King with Roll-in Shower

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child

Grand Room, 2 Double Beds, Tower

Max Occupancy: 4 adults

Grand Tower King with Roll-in Shower

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Grand Room, 1 King Bed, Tower

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Room, 1 King Bed, Lake View

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Suite, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 5 adults

Suite, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child
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Milwaukee Romanesque-revival overlooks Lake Michigan

Victorian splendor

Opened in 1893, this grand dame of Milwaukee is set in the financial district, 3 blocks from the Lake Michigan waterfront, and within 8 blocks of cultural, entertainment, and convention venues.

Spa, salon, and pool

The Pfister Hotel's WELL Spa includes 11 private treatment suites, a hair salon, and a fitness center. On the 23rd floor, surrounded by glass windows, an indoor pool offers panoramic city and lake views.

2-poster beds, Wi-Fi

Guestrooms are decorated with period-style furnishings and rich fabrics. All provide two-poster beds with Egyptian-cotton linens and pillowtop mattresses, bathrooms with marble vanities, as well as wireless & broadband Internet (surcharge).

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General

Three blocks from Lake Michigan, The Pfister is within eight blocks of Milwaukee's convention, cultural, financial, and sporting venues. Dating from 1893, this grand dame hotel is cocooned in Victorian splendor, with an ornate lobby and a large selection of period art.

WELL Spa, with 11 private suites and a boutique, offers treatments such as Dairy State of Mind, Peace Core, massages and the Hammam Experience Shower. A range of body and facial treatments, salon services, waxing, and makeup application are also available (surcharges for all). Within the spa is a fitness center, which is complimentary for hotel guests. Glass windows and panoramic views surround the 23rd-floor indoor lap pool.

Also on the 23rd floor, Blu specializes in martinis and wine flights. Mason Street Grill showcases wood-grilled steaks and chops and a Continental-style café overlooks the passing parade on Jefferson Street. A full breakfast is served daily, from 6 AM to 11 AM. Hotel shops include a menswear store, women's boutique, and florist. A 24-hour business center and conference center are available, and complimentary newspapers are available in the lobby. This hotel is pet-friendly (surcharges apply). Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the property; fines apply for violations.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • ATM/banking
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Banquet facilities
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Number of bars/lounges 3
  • Beauty services
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Business services
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Concierge services
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Event catering
  • Exhibit space
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Full-service health spa
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Health club
  • Luggage storage
  • One meeting/conference room
  • Parking limited (surcharge)
  • Massage - spa treatment room(s)
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of floors - 13
  • Total number of rooms - 307
  • Parking garage
  • Patio
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference center
  • Meeting facilities size (meters) - 2323
  • Year Built 1893
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting facilities size (feet) - 25000
  • Security guard
  • Shopping on site
  • Smoke-free property (fines apply)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Spa services on site
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tour assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Television in lobby
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
  • Dial-up Internet access - surcharge
  • Parking (surcharge)
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Internet

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


Parking

Parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), Parking garage, Parking limited (surcharge)


Room Amenities
  • Air conditioning
  • Extra towels/bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Slippers
  • Premium TV channels
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Climate control
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Hair dryer
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room massage available
  • HDTV
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • iPod docking station
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Video-game console
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Connecting / adjoining rooms available
  • Plasma TV
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Cable TV service
  • HBO
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Dining

Mason Street Grill - Classic American-style grill with bar, and views of the city. Wood-grilled steaks and chops, creative sandwiches, and house-made desserts. Open for lunch and dinner.

Café Pfister - Varied menu including traditional breakfast items, housemade soups and seasonal salads, as well as housemade pastries and desserts, with views of the city. Low-carb and heart-healthy options. Coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner, including a children's menu, are available.

The Rouge - Lavish Sunday Champagne brunch. Over 40 items including carving stations, made-to-order pasta, omelettes, fresh fruits, cheeses, and decadent desserts, as well as Mimosas and signature Bloody Marys. Reservations recommended.

Lobby Lounge - A carved fireplace and comfortable sofas. Live piano music evenings and during the weekday lunch hour. Open for beverages and light appetizers until 1 AM.

Blu - On the hotel's 23rd floor, with panoramic views of downtown Milwaukee and Lake Michigan. Enjoy classic cocktails, Martinis and an extensive wine selection.

Room service - Available 24 hours.

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Recreation

In WELL Spa, the complimentary fitness center provides treadmills, stair machines, elliptical trainers, weight-training machines, and free weights. Glass windows and panoramic views surround an indoor lap pool on the 23rd floor.

The hotel is three blocks from Lake Michigan's well-maintained lakefront path where bicycles and inline skates can be rented. Seasonal water sports at the lake includes sailing, personal watercraft, windsurfing, and kayaking.

Open to the public, the Milwaukee County Golf Courses are a network of 15 courses arranged in skill-level categories. Many have driving ranges and practice areas. The hotel concierge can assist with planning tee times.

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

  • Golfing nearby
  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Ice skating nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Boating nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Rafting nearby
  • Rowing or canoeing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Aerobics nearby
  • Running track/path nearby
  • Pilates classes/instruction nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Bird watching nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Table tennis nearby
  • Swimming on site
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Spa

The WELL Spa is a new urban oasis for nourishing mind, body and soul. From the blending of aromatics to the selection of music, guests indulge in an experience of pure luxury. The WELL Spa, located on the first floor of the Pfister Hotel, provides health and wellness services, featuring couples treatment rooms, a spa tub and a Turkish bath/Hammam.

  • Minimum age to access spa is 16
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Turkish bath/Hammam in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Number of treatment rooms 11
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
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Accessibility

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

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

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out

Check-out time is noon


Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa


Pets

Pets allowed, Pet policy - dogs and cats only, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 75.00


General

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

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Fees
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Additional Details

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. 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.

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A Green / Sustainable Property - First Party Certified
This property has performed a self-assessment, also known as First Party certification, of its sustainable tourism practices through Travel Green Wisconsin thus taking steps to understand its impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy. The property's claims have not been independently verified by a second or third party certification program.
  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
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