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The Pfister Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is a great old hotel with tons of original character. Lobby is basically the same as it was in 1893. Don't let that deter you from staying here as the rooms have been updated with all the amenities a business traveler would expect - plenty of outlets for charging devices, updated bathrooms, flat screen TV, etc. Room service was...

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Nicholas_Toecker, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

We've had some upgrades since 1893, but we definitely still have the same look and charm as we did in 1893! If you haven't yet, be sure to use our guided audio tour and look at some of our Victorian-era art; we have the largest hotel collection of Victorian art in the world!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Pfister is a wonderful place to stay in Milwaukee! It is a beautiful old landmark building, dating from 1903. The architecture in and of itself is worth the choice of this hotel. The staff is the friendliest you will find in the United States! You definitely want to request a tower room with lake view, and upgrade to the...

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Nicholas_Toecker, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

You sound very well-versed in how to get the most out of our hotel! Next time you stay with us I suggest making Sunday Brunch reservations in our Rouge Room. Multiple options within, and absolutely delicious food!

Vancouver Island, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we stayed in a suite in the old section of the hotel. Beautiful room and we had access to the club Lounge which serves great evening appies and a fine breakfast. Service was great all around. Bed was comfortable. Convenient location for walking.

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Nicholas_Toecker, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

I'm glad to hear that you got to experience many of our options within the hotel. I thank you for your feedback, and look forward to welcoming you back!

Ohio
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The staff was very friendly and attentive. The decor and ornate features thru-out were beautiful. Great location with walking distance to many attractions. Wedding and receptions were gorgeous and the food was great and drinks were flowing.

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Nicholas_Toecker, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

I'm glad to hear that our staff was warm and inviting! We're centrally located, which works out well for getting around in the city. Thank you for your kind words, and we look forward to welcoming you back!

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very historic and ornamental hotel.......we stayed in the tower and the room was VERY comfortable. The 23rd floor has a Club Lounge and Blu bar which offers views of the city. They have a fitness center and Spa that were excellent as well. We ordered room service for breakfast which was delicious and very convenient. The lobby bar makes this...

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Nicholas_Toecker, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your valued feedback. It sounds like you experienced a lot while you were with us, and we're glad to hear you were able to take advantage of it. We're pleased to hear that our staff made your stay so enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Our family had brunch at the Pfister following my son's college graduation. The meal and service were incredible! I cannot say enough about the amazing meal...everything was wonderful. The brunch is pricey but well worth the money for a special occasion!

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Nicholas_Toecker, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Congratulations on your son's Graduation! We're glad to hear you were able to celebrate the occasion at our brunch. Thank you for taking the time to leave us your valued feedback, we look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a historic and very elegant hotel. We came here for a wedding weekend! We were not disappointed by the service and charm. When here check out the artist in residence too. The one this year does old photography technics...like tin types.

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Nicholas_Toecker, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

We're elated to hear you were able to visit our 2017-8 Artist-in-Residence, Margaret Muza! She does some amazing work, and the legacy piece that she is working on is going to be very memorable! Thank you for taking the time to leave us your valued feedback, we look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

What I loved about the Pfister was that it was full of energy. This is the happening place in Milwaukee. The place was buzzing with people in all venues. The staff was very helpful, and the place had all the needed amenities. This will be my go to joint!

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Nicholas_Toecker, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Unlike many other hotels, The Pfister Hotel is very vibrant and alive. The energy here can be invigorating, and we're happy to hear you were able to tap into it. Thank you for leaving us your valued feedback! We look forward to seeing you soon!

Gaithersburg, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've traveled all over the country on business and stayed at every kind of hotel imaginable. The Pfister is a favorite. Great rooms, great staff, excellent restaurants and Blu (the bar in the uppermost floor) has a commanding view of Milwaukee and Lake Michigan. No place better to stay

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Nicholas_Toecker, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

We're glad to hear that we're at the top of your list of hotels in the country! Next time you stay with us, we suggest adding club lounge access to your guest room to enjoy the breathtaking views of the 23rd floor all day!

San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Pfizer is amazing. It is steeped in history. It is beautifully maintained. The room and bed were awesome. The staff, without exception, were friendly, courteous and very helpful. We stayed with our grandson for 2 nights specifically to see a Brewers baseball game. An added bonus is that the visiting MLB team was also staying at the hotel as...

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Thank you for taking the time to leave your valued feedback. We're glad to see that we impacted you in many positive ways, and look forward to welcoming you back soon!

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pfister Hotel, built in 1893 has been the premier downtown Milwaukee hotel for over a century, and continues to celebrate a tradition of gracious service and impeccable style. From the moment you arrive, you'll notice the extraordinary architecture, and a welcoming ambiance marked by a priceless Victorian art collection which rivals that of any hotel in the world. The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee has received accolades as being the best of downtown Milwaukee hotels since it opened. We are proud of our AAA Four-Diamond Award and membership in two of our industry's leading organizations: Historic Hotels of America and Preferred Hotels & Resorts Worldwide. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Pfister Hotel

Address: 424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-4436
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee > Downtown
Price Range: $264 - $468 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Pfister Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 307
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Also Known As:
Pfister Hotel Milwaukee
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Milwaukee
#2 Luxury Hotel in Milwaukee
#2 Spa Hotel in Milwaukee
#3 Romantic Hotel in Milwaukee
#7 Business Hotel in Milwaukee
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“You must choose a tower room with lake view!”
Elliott_Humrich, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Top floor of the old section is good or very high on the new section”
HGJ, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Don't avoid the old building; it's charming and updated.”
Edhines, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Tower rooms are nicely appointed. Have also stayed in the historic section. Those rooms were also very nice.”
gvuckov, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms that face the lake are spectacular, a view not to be missed!”
  • King bed.
  • Desk near window.
  • Lovely vanity.
  • Shower facility.
  • One view out of the room.
sheilal956, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
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