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Plainfield, Illinois
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a decent stay at the hotel. The room we had was a nice size and clean. The bed was not very comfortable and the pillows were flat as could be. Found out later there was a "pillow menu" wish I would have known. Hotel seems ideal for Marquette University but if you want to go to the bars...

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Hanover Park
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Were placed in a room next to the freight elevator and woken up by loud staff very early. Called down and complained to the front desk and were given an apology and that's it. Not even a comped bottle of water. A decent night sleep is the bare minimum expected of a stay at a hotel. If a hotel can't...

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Aurora
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There was blood stains on the comforter. Looked like dry blood or something on the ceiling & door. Was not worth the money but we just went there for the concert at the rave so at least we weren't in the inn too long.

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Grafton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have stayed at this hotel many times. I continue to return because I like it's style, comfort, location, restaurants and shuttle. It's a small boutique hotel that retains its original 1920s look and feel. While I am normally quite pleased with my stays, on this particular visit a few details were irritating. First, the temperature control in my room...

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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is so beautiful and unique. The staff was beyond amazing and helped out with anything I needed. The hotel is also in a great spot. It's not right in the middle of the busy town but it's also not too far from the town.

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Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed for three nights in late August, 2016. This hotel is not five star service, but it doesn't pretend to be. On the other hand, in my opinion it's far better than most of the standard hotels. Although not a five star hotel in the sense that it compares to hotels charging a small fortune, I gave it five stars...

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Monona
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel was very comfortable and clean and in a perfect location for what we came to town for. The staff was friendly and helpful, even over the phone before we arrived. I would recommend this property to anyone.

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A co-worker of our reserved the room and provided us all the documents requested to have us stay. When we arrived at the hotel we were then informed that we needed a credit card authorization form before they could provide us a room. This was not communicated in the original registration of the room. So we waited 40 minutes trying...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Art Deco Presence....Nice Staff... Terrific Renovation....Lots of Artistic Brass. Journey back into the late 20"s....Professional, Courteous, Efficient Staff.....would recommend to anyone wanting to stay in Milwaukee..

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Greenfield
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome place, very clean and beautiful decor. Having the lounge and restaurant on-site is great. Offers shuttle service, which we did not use but will try when we return for local brewery tours. Pet friendly and very friendly and helpful staff.

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Amenities

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  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A shining example of true Art Deco style, the Ambassador Hotel provides an urban oasis near the heart of downtown Milwaukee. Discover a remarkable blend of modern amenities and 1920's Art Deco design. From the original marble floors and bronze elevator doors to the ornate plasterwork, every detail of the Ambassador Hotel is a testament to the bold beauty of Art Deco. Our spacious guest rooms share the same level of sophisticated decor. Guests enjoy luxurious bedding, HD smart elevisions and complimentary Internet access. Savor sumptuous global American cuisine in an upscale yet casual atmosphere at Envoy Restaurant & Lounge. Chef Michael Long crafts globally inspired innovative dishes made using fresh, local ingredients. But first, work up an appetite with a visit to our well-equipped fitness center that features cardio equipment with individual TV screens. Ready to explore all that downtown Milwaukee has to offer? Our complimentary shuttle service provides front door, red carpet service. Host your next social gathering in our Art Deco designed Embassy Room or host a corporate meeting that takes advantage of state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment in our Attache' Room. The Ambassador Hotel offers a variety of intimate event venues that can comfortably accommodate 20 to 80 people. Perfectly located on the west side of downtown Milwaukee near the Marquette University campus, our stylish hotel offers the perfect base for exploring the best attractions in the city. Catch a ball at a Milwaukee Brewers baseball game under Miller Park's retractable dome, attend a show in the Milwaukee Theatre District, tour the Miller Brewery or explore the Harley-Davidson Museum. If you have any questions about area attractions or need assistance arranging tours, please don't hesitate to ask our Guest Experience Manager. Reserve a room at the Ambassador Hotel during your next visit to Milwaukee and experience legendary customer service in extraordinary Art Deco style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambassador Hotel

Address: 2308 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233-1890
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee
Price Range: $169 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassador Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 132
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Also Known As:
Ambassador Hotel Milwaukee
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Milwaukee
#4 Luxury Hotel in Milwaukee
#8 Family Hotel in Milwaukee
#10 Business Hotel in Milwaukee
#16 Romantic Hotel in Milwaukee
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“We love the 7th floor - very quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles 334LindaC, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“King rooms are much more spacious and comfortable (have a couch and desk with chair) than queens.”
 of 5 bubbles WindyCityProf, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“King delux are spacious”
 of 5 bubbles Jen_and_RJ, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Garbage truck came early on Saturday, but we were already up.”
  • Water pressure could be a little better.
  • Sofa and tv. Real glasses! Not plastic
  • Almost full view of the whole room.
  • Double Queen Size Room in the corner of the hotel.
 of 5 bubbles TantienHime, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the rooms near the ice makers.”
 of 5 bubbles johnfT2402TY, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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