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Stevensville, Michigan
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I decided to spend the nigh in Milwakee since I was attending a concert at The Shack which is walking distance. I booked the hotel the same day and the price was reasonable compared to other hotels in the area. I enjoyed the hotel, the rooms have a kitchenette so even if you want to cook you can do it....

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Warwick, United States
Reviewed 19 September 2016

All staff were very friendly, especially front desk & housekeeping. The room had a kitchen which made my stay very comfortable. The location was ideal for our visit, we walked to the lake front, the Discovery Center, coffee shops, a food store and, of course, the wedding venue.

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Very good value for money - especially if you have a family, and need to stay a few days. In the centre of town, which makes it a great place to stay to explore. Very helpful staff on the reception desk. Well appointed rooms - apparently all with a kitchen. Clean & comfortable. We had a junior suite on the...

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Huntington Station, New York
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is a beautiful mix of old and modern with very friendly and helpful staff. It is located near/within walking distance to Lake Michigan, art museum, restaurants. It is in a lovely area of Milwaukee. Rooms are outfitted with a complete kitchen--stove, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, dishes, etc.--perfect for longer stays. Adjacent parking is available for an additional charge (parking is...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I have stayed in this hotel for my initial stay when I moved here. Its nice and secure place for stay of family. It also has paid parking slots which should be with stay but its not very expensive considering the location.

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed for four nights on a business trip. I arrived late approx 1am and the process for checking in and getting the car parked up was a bit time consuming. Having to pay for the parking as a staying as a guest appears to be a bit of a con. I can understand for downtown park during the day but...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

This is a fun, quaint old hotel. Great service and feels like home. The rooms are very comfortable with a kitchen and all the services you could ask for. It is on the lake and in a residential neighborhood very close to everything. Loved it and would recommend this hotel to anyone. Loved the experience. Came out with my wife...

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Reviewed 12 June 2016

Great food , Great Staff, Clean and timely perfect location close to everything Harbor , Museum of Art , Lots of dining in the are, close to the highway . We loved our stay. We rented bikes to cruise along side the lake . There is a great park to enjoy as well.

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Troy, Michigan
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Great location on the northern end of the heart of downtown. Parking is going to be a challenge on the street, $18 per day for the street pass, (otherwise you have to move your car every 2 hours). Consider valet, (cost unknown). The lobby is old time and great, there is just no real place to sit of enjoy. The...

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PITTSBURGH
Reviewed 20 April 2016

i am old enough that I remember down town hotels in the 1950's. If that is what you are looking for, this hotel is perfect. Nothing has changed since at least 1953. The last time the rooms were redone was during the Eisenhower administration and not much was done then. The only way to change the temperature in the room...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Knickerbocker on the Lake

Address: 1028 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee > Downtown
Price Range: RM468 - RM896 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Knickerbocker on the Lake 3*
Number of rooms: 160
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“Unable to comment as friend booked”
 of 5 bubbles Keith-Clan, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you confirm which type of room they are giving you before you go upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles Moises_Norena, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms away from the elevators are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles HGML, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room was near elevator, but the only noise we noticed was from people talking in the hall.”
 of 5 bubbles elsiecow, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“ask about in suite kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles O401ITmarkw, 4 May 2016 | Read review
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