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Location

Located in Downtown Madison, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Madison Area Technical College Downtown Campus, Wisconsin State Capitol, and Wisconsin Historical Museum. Chazen Museum of Art and Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

This hotel features 3 restaurants, a full-service spa, and 4 bars/lounges. Additionally, a fitness center, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 202 rooms feature comforts like pillowtop beds and Egyptian cotton sheets, while conveniences include refrigerators and coffee makers. 24-hour room service and WiFi are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with digital channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 4 bars/lounges.

Business amenities at this 4-star property consist of a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities measure 44977 square feet (4180 square meters). This Art Deco hotel also offers a fitness center, spa services, and a terrace. For a surcharge, the property provides an area shuttle within 2 mi and a roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours. Parking is available onsite for a 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) 
  • Total number of rooms - 202 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Number of floors - 12 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 4 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free 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 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Computer station 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • 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 services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD Included in the resort fee per stay ), Wired internet access ( USD Included in the resort fee per stay )

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Turndown service 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 6 AM and 10:30 AM.

The Statehouse - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. 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.

Nearby Things to Do

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 

Spa Services

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.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 15.00 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Spa access
  • Spa tub access
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Airport shuttle
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD Included in the resort fee per stay (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD Included in the resort fee per stay (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 18 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25 per stay (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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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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