The Knickerbocker on the Lake

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Beach
Fridge, microwave, stovetop, coffee/tea maker
Flat-screen TV
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Knickerbocker on the Lake

The Knickerbocker on the Lake

3.0 star property

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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1028 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53202

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMilwaukee Art Museum10 min walk
  • Popular LocationFiserv Forum18 min walk
  • Popular LocationRiverside Theater2 min drive
  • AirportMilwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.)17 min drive

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About this area

Milwaukee

Located in Milwaukee, The Knickerbocker on the Lake is in the city center. McKinley Park and New Berlin Hills Golf Course are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those looking for area attractions can visit Betty Brinn Children's Museum and Henry W. Maier Festival Park. Discovery World and Milwaukee Public Museum are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Milwaukee Art Museum - 10 min walk
  • Riverwalk Plaza - 13 min walk
  • Discovery World - 15 min walk
  • Fiserv Forum - 18 min walk
  • Riverside Theater - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Milwaukee Intermodal Station - 8 min drive
  • General Mitchell Intl. Airport (MKE) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • Monica's on Astor - 2 min walk
  • Victor's Cocktail Lounge & Restaurant - 5 min walk
  • Café at the Plaza - 5 min walk
  • Maharaja - 9 min walk
  • Hosed on Brady - 11 min walk

About this property

The Knickerbocker on the Lake

3-star Milwaukee hotel in Downtown Milwaukee, near Lake Michigan
Along with a full-service spa, this smoke-free hotel has a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness center. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, spa services, and conference space.
The Knickerbocker on the Lake offers 87 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Accommodations at this 3-star hotel have kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Knick Salon and Spa. Services include body treatments and manicures and pedicures.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (USD 20 per night)
  • Extended parking on site (USD 100 per week)
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Restaurants on site

  • The Knick Restaurant

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Full-service spa

Family friendly

  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Conference space (765 square feet)
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • Garden

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
4 children can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Self parking fee: USD 20 per night
  • Extended parking fee: USD 100 per week

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 437 out of 998 reviews
5 - Excellent 44%
Rating 4 - Good. 331 out of 998 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 119 out of 998 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 67 out of 998 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 44 out of 998 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.1/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Really enjoyed my stay. This is an older hotel, but it’s very charming. It had a desk, kitchenette, small table and chairs, plus the most comfortable chair by the tv. The bed and pillows were very nice. I had dinner at their restaurant, and it was very good. Would stay here again.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Love the Knickerbocker
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group, Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The room is as so unique!! Area around the hotel was great! Lots of walking paths, restaurants, etc. would stay again!
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Knickerbocker Hotel is ideally situated near Lake Michigan and the restaurant is great.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022