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Featured Motels in Milwaukee

Red Roof Inn Milwaukee Airport
2 out of 5
6360 S 13th St, Oak Creek, WI
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The price is $55 per night

Located in the heart of Oak Creek, this motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Rock Snow Park, Harley-Davidson Museum, and Wisconsin Center. Marquette University and ...

3.2/5 (984 reviews)

"I like the different buildings so I wouldn’t crowd up, but terrible service up front ."…"

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Red Roof Inn Milwaukee Airport
Value Inn Milwaukee Airport South
2 out of 5
9420 South 20th Street, I-94 at Ryan Road Exit 322, Oak Creek, WI
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The price is $49 per night

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Milwaukee County Sport Complex and 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from Rock Snow Park. Henry W. Maier Festival Park ...

3.4/5Good! (693 reviews)

"No fuss, simple place to stay. Staff was friendly."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Value Inn Milwaukee Airport South
Comfort Inn & Suites Grafton-Cedarburg
2.5 out of 5
1415 Port Washingtion Rd, Grafton, WI
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The price is $80 per night

Situated in Grafton, this golf motel is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Lake Michigan and within 6 mi (10 km) of Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts and Cedarburg ...

4/5Very Good! (396 reviews)

"The people working there were very nice and friendly"…"

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Grafton-Cedarburg
Chalet Motel Mequon
2.5 out of 5
10401 North Port Washington Rd, Mequon, WI
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The price is $74 per night

Situated in Mequon, this motel is 3 mi (4.9 km) from Lynden Sculpture Garden and within 6 mi (10 km) of Concordia University Wisconsin and Kapco Park. Schlitz ...

4.3/5Excellent! (600 reviews)

"Room was very clean and neat. Bed was comfortable and bathroom very clean"…"

Reviewed on May 23, 2020

Chalet Motel Mequon
El Rancho Motel
8973 S 27th Street, Franklin, Wisconsin
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Situated in Franklin, this motel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Milwaukee County Sport Complex and within 9 mi (15 km) of Rock Snow Park and Wehr Nature Center. Pitman ...

El Rancho Motel
Motel 6 Milwaukee South - Airport
2 out of 5
5037 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI
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Situated in Milwaukee, this motel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Alchemist Theater, Basilica of Saint Josaphat, and Pitman Theater. Allen-Bradley Company Clock and ...

2.3/5 (130 reviews)
Tough one

"No pillows, no clock, no artwork on the walls, but there were at least cigarette burns/holes on the bed's comforter. Right when we checked in a patron was escorted out by security for cussing them out about the wifi.. Oh man, what a memorable stay!"…"

Reviewed on May 2, 2016

Motel 6 Milwaukee South - Airport
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Hyatt Place Milwaukee/Downtown
Hyatt Place Milwaukee/Downtown
3 out of 5
800 W Juneau Ave, Milwaukee, WI
The price is $98 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (614 reviews)

"I forgot my handicap pass for parking since I was in a rental and they went out of the way to accommodate me parking close throughout my stay. The staff was also super nice and our room was nice and clean."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Hyatt Place Milwaukee/Downtown
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
4 out of 5
333 W Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI
The price is $84 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (1,618 reviews)

"Favorite place to stay in Milwaukee. Service is excellent in every capacity"…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
The Pfister Hotel
The Pfister Hotel
4.5 out of 5
424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI
The price is $142 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,525 reviews)

"The customer service was unbelievable. Every person we came into contact was top notch!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

The Pfister Hotel
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Milwaukee Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are 6 affordable motels in Milwaukee among more than 322 hotels and other accommodations. When you pick one of these budget accommodations, there might not be abundant amenities like you'd find at a traditional hotel but you'll save more cash to use on your vacation.

Because you'll save on your room price, you can enjoy all that Milwaukee has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Riverside Theater, Milwaukee Art Museum, and Discovery World.

Fun fact: Starting in the early 1950s, colorful neon signs were used as beacons for tired families on road trips, and today, examples of these can still be found along historic U.S. Route 66. At many motels, you'll often find free parking and an outdoor pool.

Below are some of Expedia customers' recommended Milwaukee motels to select from:

Red Roof Inn Milwaukee Airport

  • Stay within a 20-minute drive of Harley-Davidson Museum and Marquette University.
  • Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Value Inn Milwaukee Airport South

  • Free WiFi, free parking, and a snack bar/deli are available during your stay.
  • It's located within a 20-minute drive of Harley-Davidson Museum and Marquette University.

Comfort Inn & Suites

  • Enjoy access to the fitness center, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

Chalet Motel Mequon

  • It's located within a 20-minute drive of Fiserv Forum and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
  • A restaurant and free WiFi are available during your stay, along with room amenities like satellite TV.

Things to Do in Milwaukee

Take time to check out the area's entertainment choices and enjoy its scenic riverfront while you're sightseeing. People who visit Milwaukee love the festivals, live music, and breweries.

Here are some popular places:

  • Riverside Theater
  • Milwaukee Art Museum
  • Discovery World

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory
  • Cathedral Square
  • Lakeshore State Park

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Milwaukee County Zoo
  • Henry W. Maier Festival Park
  • Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery

Milwaukee is also notable for its:

  • Museums
  • Sports

Best Time to Visit Milwaukee

Determine the perfect time for your visit to Milwaukee by looking over these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 48° F and nighttime temperatures average 15° F
  • April-June: 79° F is the daytime average and 33° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 80° F and nighttime averages are around 49° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 65° F during the day and 17° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 34.76 inches in a year

How to Get to Milwaukee and Around the Area

Milwaukee Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.) Airport 6.3 mi (10.1 km)
Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County) Airport 16.8 mi (27 km)
Kenosha, WI (ENW-Kenosha Regional) Airport 30.7 mi (49.5 km)
Milwaukee Intermodal Station Train Station 0.6 mi (1 km)
Milwaukee Airport Station Train Station 6.9 mi (11.1 km)
Sturtevant Station Train Station 22.2 mi (35.7 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Milwaukee?
Because you’ll save on your room, you can enjoy all that Milwaukee has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Wisconsin Center, Harley-Davidson Museum, and Fiserv Forum.
What is a motel?
At many motels, you’re likely to find a free parking spot and an outdoor pool. When you stay at a motel property, you’ll often have access to your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. In the U.S., motels became more commonplace after World War II with the popularity of car travel and road trips, peaking in the 1960s with over 60,000 properties.
What are the best motels in Milwaukee?
Red Roof Inn Milwaukee Airport: Stay within a 20-minute drive of Harley-Davidson Museum and Marquette University. Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Chalet Motel Mequon: Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stay within a 20-minute drive of Fiserv Forum and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Value Inn Milwaukee Airport South: It’s located within a 20-minute drive of Marquette University and Wisconsin Center. Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like satellite TV. Motel 6 Milwaukee South - Airport: Stay within a 20-minute drive of The Rave-Eagles Club and Marquette University. Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, free parking, and 24-hour front desk.
What can I do in Milwaukee?
Check out the area’s great live music and fascinating museums while you’re sightseeing. People who visit Milwaukee love the theater scene, festivals, and breweries. Some popular places to visit include Wisconsin Center, Harley-Davidson Museum, and Fiserv Forum. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Cathedral Square, Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory, and Bradford Beach. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Discovery World, Milwaukee Public Museum, and Henry W. Maier Festival Park.
What's the seasonal weather like in Milwaukee?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 68°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 27°F. Average annual rainfall for Milwaukee is 35 inches.
What's the best way to get around Milwaukee?
Fly into General Mitchell Intl. Airport (MKE), which is located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) away. You can also search for flights into Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), which is 16.8 mi (27 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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