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Maxwell Mansion

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say enough wonderful things about this place. We stayed here on a Thursday night and toured it the next day because we're considering having our wedding here. From the moment we checked in, we felt welcomed and at home. First of all, the mansion and the grounds are absolutely gorgeous. It wasn't quite warm enough to have all...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cool old mansion. Lots of history still to be seen. And it has a cool speakeasy. Password required to get in. Hidden doors. Great cocktails. It's sister property the Baker House is also very cool and worth seeing. Both worth the time to see. And both with nice little bars.

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Geneva, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Maxwell Mansion in one of the stable rooms. It was a very cozy romantic weekend! We stayed in room 6. It was quite and quite comfortable. The speakeasy on Friday night was great fun. On Saturday we went to the Tristan Crist magic show which was fun. We closed the night at the Apothacary bar in...

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Utila, Honduras
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky to be in town the Speakeasy was open in the basement of the Maxwell Mansion. This was the highlight of our weekend. You have to find the password on their Facebook page and knock on the door and say it to get in. The inside was very cute and had live music. The staff was dressed to...

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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Maxwell Mansion has a great location close to the lake and town. We enjoyed walking everywhere! We stayed in a beautiful room in the stables. Steam shower was awesome! Can't wait to visit in the summer with family.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I love that this property is adults only. So nice. Not everything needs to be about kids and families all of the time, the rest of us need places too. The room was beautiful, but I do think they need to have fridges, as the property doesn't offer any breakfast or other meal options. Also, my room was on the...

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United States
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This was our first time visiting Lake Geneva and we were looking for somewhere relaxing and cozy since it was middle of winter. We stayed in the Stables #2 and the steam shower was my absolute favorite! Location-wise we could walk to the dock and where all the restaurants were in 10 minutes, but it was far enough away from...

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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Our stay at the Maxwell Mansion was amazing!! The mansion itself was nicely decorated and the bars were awesome! Our room in the carriage house was beautifully decorated and fancy upgrades. It was located close enough to downtown to walk but far enough to be quiet from street traffic. The staff was exceptional and the bartenders know how to make...

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Thank Liz P
Chicago
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We stayed in the stables and the room was hands down the best hotel room ever beautiful decor amazing steam shower. Absolutely stunning. Beautiful grounds looks to be even more enjoyable in the summer with outdoor pool and fire pit

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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I love going on road trips to unique places-if you're looking for unique with gorgeous scenery even in the winter, this is it. The room looked exactly like the pictures, was extremely clean and if you love a steam shower, get the stable rooms. The bed was the most comfortable I've ever slept in and the sheets...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come see how something Old Can Be Oh, So New! The Maxwell Mansion, est 1856, in Lake Geneva, WI is a secluded haven for travelers surprisingly in the heart of downtown. Idyllically set on three manicured acres of gardens less than 2 blocks to the lake it is a true escape for couples & friends looking to relax in comfort and be surrounded in history. Built originally as the personal home to one of Chicago & Lake Geneva's founding fathers, Dr. Phillip Maxwell, the Inn, Stables & Carriage House offer guests a picture perfect glimpse into the past while still enjoying the desired luxuries of a modern day bon vivant. Guests can enjoy a leisure day at the compound at the pool, playing bocce ball, sipping elixers in the Apothecary Bar or relaxing around the open firepit. 27 Completely renovated rooms both in traditional design and our signature Ur'Barn (Urban Barn) decor with Wisconsin reclaimed barnwood keeping its full original character and charm. Mansion, gardens, grounds and ballroom are also available for Private Parties.NEW! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maxwell Mansion

Address: 421 Baker St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-2083 (Formerly Golden Oaks Mansion)
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Lake Geneva
Price Range: $308 - $494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Maxwell Mansion 3.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Golden Oaks Mansion Hotel Lake Geneva
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“Stables #2 is beautiful!”
lagaviera, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Visit the website to see what strikes your fancy.”
15nicoleo, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 is great.”
jvald, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the stables. They are old horse stables made up into rooms. Wonderful”
  • when you slide door there is the window to the steam shower
  • Nice bed and very comfortable
  • steam shower
115terrie, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The stables offer quick access to the pool and a cozy fire-pit!”
2011LLC, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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