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Pfister King with Roll-in Shower

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Pfister King Accessible

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Grand Tower King with Roll-in Shower

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Pfister Club King

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Suite, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Grand Room, 1 King Bed, Tower

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Pfister Club Double

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Room, 1 King Bed, Lake View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Double Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Grand Room, 2 Double Beds, Tower

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Suite, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 4 infants)

Milwaukee Romanesque-revival overlooks Lake Michigan

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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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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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.

  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Indoor pool
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • Health club
  • Coffee shop or café
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Spa services on site
  • Conference space size (feet) - 25000
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2323
  • One meeting room
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Television in lobby
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Elevator/lift
  • Shopping on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Number of floors - 13
  • Total number of rooms - 307
  • Year Built 1893
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 9.95 USD per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

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

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • iPod docking station
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Plasma TV
  • Cable TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free newspaper
  • Video-game console
  • In-room massage available
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Free toiletries
  • Phone
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Private bathroom
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
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Where to Eat

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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Nearby Things to Do

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.

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Spa Services

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.

Accessibility

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 35.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 35.00 per night.

Pets

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

You need to know

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

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 25 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 50 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 35.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 35.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
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