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Downtown Milwaukee hotels and places to stay

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
4.5 out of 5
1611 West Canal Street, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $80 per night
0.86 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,610 reviews)

"Nice clean hotel. Decent staff. My room was clean, bathroom definitely will stay again."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Milwaukee
3 out of 5
1840 N 6th St, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $62 per night
1.03 mi from city center
3.1/5 (1,103 reviews)

"The property was clean and relaxing and staff where nice"…"

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Milwaukee
Drury Plaza Hotel Milwaukee Downtown
3 out of 5
700 N. Water Street, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $100 per night
0.69 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (336 reviews)

"Great service. Super friendly staff. Great location. We were able to walk everywhere we wanted to go. Happy hour good and drinks were free and went far and above any I’ve experienced any where else. Can’t say enough about this hotel."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Drury Plaza Hotel Milwaukee Downtown

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Hampton Inn & Suites Milwaukee Downtown
2.5 out of 5
176 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $76 per night
0.51 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (990 reviews)

"The location was accessible to local restaurants and sites."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Milwaukee Downtown
The Pfister Hotel
4.5 out of 5
424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $149 per night
0.84 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,531 reviews)

"We stayed in the tower. It was a nicely updated room and very clean."…"

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

The Pfister Hotel
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Milwaukee West
2.5 out of 5
4229 W NATIONAL AVENUE, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $107 per night
2.59 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (172 reviews)

"It’s always a pleasant staying here, it’s nice, clean& modern. You simply can’t ask for more PLUS every staff I’ve talked to at the front desk are so kind and friendly unlike some other hotels I’ve stayed at."…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Milwaukee West
The Iron Horse Hotel
4 out of 5
500 W Florida Street, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $170 per night
0.93 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (996 reviews)

"Great location for museums and downtown activities. Awesome covered bike parking. Outdoor restaurant open, inside still closed as of 07/20/2020. Building holds heat during summer, room only 72 degrees with AC blasting. Having said that, would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

The Iron Horse Hotel
Hilton Garden Inn Milwaukee Downtown
3.5 out of 5
611 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $89 per night
0.77 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (859 reviews)

"I loved that this hotel was formerly a bank. The unique look inside, especially on the first floor was incredible. I'm glad they were able to preserve the building. The location is a bit out of the way for walking to any of the good restaurants or bars. We had to use the car service which was $30 ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Milwaukee Downtown
DoubleTree by Hilton Milwaukee Downtown
3.5 out of 5
611 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $93 per night
0.19 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (998 reviews)

"Nice 2nd floor roof top area to chill out."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Milwaukee Downtown
Courtyard by Marriott Milwaukee Downtown
3 out of 5
300 W Michigan St, Milwaukee, WI
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The price is $107 per night
0.43 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (864 reviews)

"Front desk staff was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Milwaukee Downtown
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Visiting Downtown Milwaukee

Travelers to Downtown Milwaukee give high marks for the fascinating museums, live music scene, and renowned art. This city also attracts tourists with its theaters, entertainment choices, and breweries. Top sights in the city include Wisconsin Center, Fiserv Forum, and Riverside Theater.

  • There are 151 hotels and other accommodations in Downtown Milwaukee
  • The closest major airport is in Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), 15.9 mi (25.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Downtown Milwaukee

Known for its museums, live music, and art, the city's cultural venues include Riverside Theater, Harley-Davidson Museum, and Milwaukee Art Museum. Attractions like Henry W. Maier Festival Park and Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery are fun for everyone, not just kids. The city is notable for landmarks like Martin Luther King Drive, Pabst Mansion, and US Bank Center.

In Downtown Milwaukee, you'll be able to select from 151 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. These are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Kimpton Journeyman Hotel - Guests who stay at this 4.5-star hotel in Historic Third Ward can enjoy access to a restaurant and a fitness center, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff and proximity to shopping.
  • The Pfister Hotel - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and dining options at this hotel. Guests who stay at this 4.5-star hotel in East Town can enjoy access to a full-service spa and 2 restaurants, along with free WiFi.
  • The Iron Horse Hotel - This 4-star hotel in Fifth Ward features 3 restaurants, free WiFi, and a 24-hour fitness center. Expedia customers like its dining options and clean, comfortable rooms.

Other favorite sights in Downtown Milwaukee include Wisconsin Center, Fiserv Forum, and Discovery World. Top places to see outside the city include Miller Park, located 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from the city center, and Milwaukee County Zoo, which is 5.8 mi (9.4 km) away.

Getting Around Downtown Milwaukee

To venture out into the surrounding area, hop on a train at Milwaukee Intermodal Station. Downtown Milwaukee may not have many public transit options so consider renting a car to explore more.

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