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Newly Renovated- Wausau Cozy Center!!
The price is $69 per night
0.65 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Cute place, very affordable price

"Clean, affordable and close to downtown. Plenty of parking. We enjoyed our stay. Thanks so much!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Newly Renovated- Wausau Cozy Center!!
Everest Inn Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
601 McIndoe Street, Wausau, WI
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0.32 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)
Amazing owners/hosts!

"The owners of the Everest Inn Bed and Breakfast are the best. They were welcoming, kind, and funny! Breakfast was always a joy, with good food and pastries as well as great conversation. I stayed for 6 days, and loved it!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2017

Everest Inn Bed and Breakfast
Courtyard by Marriott Wausau
3 out of 5
1000 S 22nd Ave, Wausau, WI
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The price is $95 per night
1.86 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (214 reviews)

"Property was clean and updated. Staff was friendly. Check in was quick"…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Wausau

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Large 2 Bedroom Convenient Location
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0.85 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Nice accommodations

"Quiet neighborhood. Comfortable quarters. Unable to use the garage, though."…"

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2020

Large 2 Bedroom Convenient Location
Super 8 by Wyndham Wausau
2 out of 5
2006 Stewart Ave, Wausau, WI
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The price is $55 per night
1.61 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (837 reviews)

"Excellent"…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Wausau
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Wausau
2.5 out of 5
4700 Rib Mountain Dr, Wausau, WI
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The price is $51 per night
3.34 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (715 reviews)

"Room was good but loud. Right off the highway. Eveyyhing waa well kept. Front desk staff at checknin qas bot personable at all. Did not smile or evwn say hello or thank you. It was like we were botherimg him. Overall the hotel seems clean and updated. Maybe he eas juat having a bad day."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Wausau
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Wausau
2.5 out of 5
1910 Stewart Ave, Wausau, WI
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The price is $54 per night
1.55 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (631 reviews)

"My stay was very enjoyable. The young lady at the check was pleasant and courtious."…"

Reviewed on May 30, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Wausau
Motel 6 Wausau, WI
2 out of 5
116 South 17th Ave, Wausau, WI
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The price is $45 per night
1.37 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (494 reviews)

"Wonderful place to stay! Will definitely have to come back and stay here again!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

Motel 6 Wausau, WI
Hilton Garden Inn Wausau
3 out of 5
151401 County Road NN, Wausau, WI
The price is $144 per night
2.5 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (118 reviews)

"One of the nicest hotels I’ve stayed in! Everything is very clean and the decor is beautiful."…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Wausau
Hampton Inn Wausau
2.5 out of 5
615 S 24th Avenue, Wausau, WI
The price is $105 per night
1.86 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (440 reviews)

"Friendly staff, clean & disinfected rooms. Down the road from just about everything. Will definitely be my first choice when stopping in Wausau area."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

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Visiting Wausau

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Wausau, and visitors give high marks for the ski areas, shopping, and top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its sporting events, entertainment choices, and mountain views. A top sight in the city is Granite Peak Ski Area.

  • There are 46 hotels and other accommodations in Wausau
  • The closest major airport is in Mosinee, WI (CWA-Central Wisconsin), 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Wisconsin Rapids, WI (ISW-South Wood County), 42.6 mi (68.5 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Wausau

Cultural venues in the city include Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art, Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, and Marathon County Historical Museums. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the mountain views and such places to visit as Rib Mountain State Park and Grandfather Falls. Skiing is one of the top activities, while Maple Hills Golf Course, Merrill Golf Club, and Riverview Golf Course are favorite sights to visit.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 46 hotels and other lodging options to pick from in Wausau. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Stewart Inn - This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and proximity to shopping.
  • Best Western Plus Wausau/Rothschild Hotel - Our customers like the overall value and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an indoor pool, along with an in-room kitchenette.
  • AmericInn by Wyndham Merrill - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and pool.

Other top sights in Wausau include Granite Peak Ski Area.

Dressing for Wausau

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 47°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 6°F
  • From April to June, the average is 79°F during the day and 27°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 80°F during the day and 42°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 62°F as the daytime average and 7°F as the nighttime average
  • Wausau gets about 32.41 inches of rain per year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 78°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 8°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Wausau?
Stewart Inn is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3.5-star hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other favorite options based on reviews include Hilton Garden Inn Wausau and Best Western Plus Wausau/Rothschild Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Wausau, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most room reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the top deals on offer in Wausau.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Wausau?
For additional details about updating your trip to Wausau or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Wausau?
Based on reviews, Motel 6 Wausau, WI is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Econo Lodge Rothschild and Motel 6 Rothschild, WI.
What's the best place to stay when traveling with kids to Wausau?
Grand Lodge Hotel is a top 3-star lodge on Expedia for families, and features free water park access and a lazy river. Other good choices for your family trip include Plaza Hotel And Suites and Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Wausau, WI. Attractions like Logger’s Landing Indoor Waterpark and Clara R. McKenna Aquatic Center are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for couples in Wausau?
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Wausau is a favorite hotel for couples, and features flat-screen TVs and coffee makers.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Wausau?
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Wausau is a top dog-friendly property, and offers an indoor pool along with free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Super 8 by Wyndham Wausau and Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Wausau.
Where is the best place to stay close to Granite Peak Ski Area?
Rib Mountain Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Granite Peak Ski Area. Other good choices within a few miles include Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Wausau and Grand Lodge Hotel.
What about the best place to stay close to Logger's Landing Indoor Waterpark?
One of the top choices for your stay is Grand Lodge Hotel, located next to Logger’s Landing Indoor Waterpark, and this 3-star lodge offers a free water park and an indoor pool. Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Wausau and Best Western Plus Wausau/Rothschild Hotel are other good choices nearby.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Wausau?
Best Western Wittenberg Inn is a hotel featuring free breakfast and an indoor pool, and it’s a top choice for golfing nearby. Another good choice is Rib Mountain Inn if you’d like to be close to a golf course while in town. You can tee off at Maple Hills Golf Course, Merrill Golf Club, or Riverview Golf Course while you’re in town.
What's the best accommodation for a winter vacation in Wausau?
Based on our travel data, Plaza Hotel And Suites is a top 3-star hotel for hitting the ski slopes, and features a restaurant and free WiFi Other good choices for your ski trip include Best Western Plus Wausau/Rothschild Hotel and Quality Inn. Those looking to ski or snowboard can spend their days at Granite Peak Ski Area.
What are some accommodations with pools in Wausau?
Plaza Hotel And Suites is a popular 3-star hotel featuring a children’s pool, a restaurant, and free WiFi. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center Wausau and Super 8 by Wyndham Antigo.

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