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Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown

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Libertyville, Illinois
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This hotel is a great location, it is on the riverwalk and centrally located! The front desk staff was amazing, they gave us a bottle of wine upon checkin! They had free breakfast in the morning. Private parking garage with a daily fee.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My husband and I stayed here while visiting family. Originally being from Milwaukee, we were happy to see that the former Gimbel's Department Store was nicely converted to a hotel. When we checked in, we had the most personable, efficient and caring staff member who was Latrina. Latrina exemplifies what customer service should always be. She cheerfully changed our room...

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Michigan
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I had a once night stay on a stop over in Milwaukee, and decided to give this place a try. Nice modern property, with large rooms, river facing rooms have a great view, and the staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. Furnishings are typical for this brand, although I found the bed a little too soft. My only "gripe" would...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Overall, this is one of the finest Residence Inn locales I've visited. The location, facilities and staff are all wonderful. They have a nice breakfast, though I would ditch the turkey sausage, it's pretty terrible. Rates are reasonable and rooms are comfortable. Housekeeping could be more through. Trash was left on the counters and garbage was not emptied. I will...

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Villa Park, Illinois
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The front desk staff sent the tone for this hotel, They are amazing-always upbeat, courteous and extremely helpful. Every employee was very nice. The hotel could use a little update in the room but it was very spacious and comfortable. The breakfast was very good-hot and cold items. I would definitely stay there again.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I travel to MKE for work quite often & this is definitely my hotel of choice. Spacious rooms, river front views, breakfast buffet and a complimentary happy hour Monday-Wednesday. They don't always have availability, but I always check here first!

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Stopping in Milwaukee overnight was a last minute decision. The staff at the Residence Inn was beyond wonderful. The room was spacious and clean. They gave us a room overlooking the River walk which is just what we had asked for. We were greeting with free wine, beer and appetizers in the lobby. The River Walk was right outside their...

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Latrina and the other staff were absolutely a pleasure. Inviting and helpful staff. Rooms were great, clean and beautiful view of the river. Will definitely stay here again when I visit. Customer service is a big thing to me and the staff here showed it.

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Our room (a 500 sq. ft. studio) overlooked the river. It also gave us a clear view east on Wisconsin all the way to Lake Michigan. The hotel is located in a former department store, which means high ceilings which adds to the spaciousness. Staff is friendly and helpful. Complimentary breakfast is standard. You can walk to theatres (Riverside, Starlight,...

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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Our family of 6 stayed at this hotel in August and enjoyed a large spacious room with a delicious daily breakfast and evening reception on Monday and Tuesday night. The staff is what makes this place exceptional. So friendly, so helpful and make you feel so welcome. The rooms are spacious but a bit worn, hence the 4 instead of...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Housed in the historic Marshall Fields building, the Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown blends old-world splendor with modern amenities. Recently renovated, our downtown Milwaukee hotel is an all-suites hotel offering an incredible location. We're connected to the Shops of Grand Avenue and within walking distance to Midwest Airlines Center, the theatre district and Bradley Center. Whether relocating to Milwaukee or looking for a Milwaukee extended-stay hotel, you'll feel right at home. Choose from studio, one- or two-bedroom suites with full kitchens, luxurious bedding, flat-screen TV, wireless Internet, and separate living areas. At any time, visit our market, business center, and fitness center, all open 24-hours. Enjoy a complimentary daily breakfast buffet and social hour with food and beverages (Mon-Wed). Surrounded by many businesses and cultural attractions, the Residence Inn offers first-class service and friendly staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown

Address: 648 N Plankinton Ave, 648 N. Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203-2900
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee
Price Range: $148 - $386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown 3*
Number of rooms: 131
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown Hotel Milwaukee
Milwaukee Residence Inn
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Milwaukee
#12 Business Hotel in Milwaukee
#17 Romantic Hotel in Milwaukee
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