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The Pfister Hotel

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  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Certificate of Excellence
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.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Historic Hotel
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Special Rate:$139 with Club Access
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Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
335Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
111Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews mason street grill tower room blu bar newer tower old section club access top floor lobby lounge beautiful hotel club level grand dame old world elegance older part lake michigan art museum downtown milwaukee grand old hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

We found the lobby great to look at, but still comfortable, especially the bar area. Our room was very good, better than I would have expected for an older hotel, both in size and decor. One minor thing; the pillows were way too soft for...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

My husband and I love the Pfister for a good staycation in our newly adopted hometown of Milwaukee. The rooms are well-appointed and lovely. The lobby lounge is warm and cozy. Service is friendly. Plenty of elegant old-school touches abound. The Blu lounge and bar...More

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Response from Nicholas T, The Pfister Butler at The Pfister HotelResponded 13 December 2017

Dear NorCalifMom, Thank you for taking the time to leave your valued feedback about your time with us. I am delighted to hear that your visit was pleasant and enjoyable – you should expect no less at The Pfister Hotel. The next time you visit...More

Reviewed yesterday

The hotel is located within walking distance of everything we wanted to do.Restaurants and Blu are great venues. Very quiet but always busy.Love this place.Suite was roomy. Access to club room for snacks and beverages good Breakfast hot food could have been hotter.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was a basic double as part of a wedding block. It was spacious and lovely. The bathroom fixtures are so, so nice. The beds were firm and that worked for me. Music in the lobby and up at the Blu bar was so...More

Thank Michael S
Response from TerryT2081, Guest Relations Manager at The Pfister HotelResponded 5 days ago

I'm delighted hear the hotel provided a comfortable and enjoyable visit for you, Michael! We appreciate your kind words! I'm glad you enjoyed the hotel's amenities and in house entertainment, as well! We hope you can join us again soon for future stays! Yours in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Although only there for one night, it was lovely. Staff were all consistently polite, professional, and helpful. Our room was very nice and well-appointed, the bed was super comfortable (a key factor in my enjoyment of a hotel experience), and the marble bathroom and spa...More

Thank lovestotravel616
Response from TerryT2081, Guest Relations Manager at The Pfister HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your experience with us, Lovestotravel! I'm glad to hear you had such a lovely stay at our hotel! We appreciate your generous words about our building's decor and its' staff. Designed by architect Charles Koch, the hotel features a Romanesque Revival...More

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Kathy M
27 July 2018|
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Response from TerryT2081 | Property representative |
It's .08 miles away and about a 15 minute walk from our hotel! Have a great day!
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soltk2018
20 March 2018|
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Response from Pamela T | Reviewed this property |
Cab, Uber or Lyft
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soltk2018
20 March 2018|
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Response from HeidiV1267 | Property representative |
The Intermodal Station downtown would be several blocks and about 20 minutes on foot. Aside from walking, most guests use a taxi service or a ride app on their phone. It is about a 7 minute drive.
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Room Tips
"#420 was a walk from elevator but very quiet even though right on Wisconsin Ave."
meldeucef
yesterday
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"The tower rooms are newer"
michaelsY9408IR
1 week ago
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"Avoid the 4th Floor"
P5331HPkatied
1 week ago
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"Get a room facing Lake Michigan for beautiful sunrise views in the morning"
jdeller65
3 weeks ago
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PRICE RANGE
US$153 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
pfister hotel milwaukee
LOCATION
United StatesWisconsinMilwaukeeDowntown
NUMBER OF ROOMS
307
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