The Pfister Hotel - Milwaukee

424 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, United States, 53202  show map
 4 stars
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The Pfister Hotel - Milwaukee

Paid Wi-Fi

USD 9.95 per day

Parking

USD 27 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Featuring a nightclub, a casino and barbeque grills, The Pfister Hotel lies in a shopping area of Milwaukee close to St. Joan of Arc Chapel, Oriental Theater and Pabst Mansion. With accents of Victorian architecture, the hotel was built in 1893 and renovated in 2007.

The city center is about 10 minutes on foot. This business property is located in the heart of Milwaukee.

Business opportunities at banks and convention centers nearby as well as a business center, a meeting room and a photocopier on-site are available.

15 minutes' drive from General Mitchell International airport and 10 minutes' walk to Milwaukee Intermodal train station.

Rooms

This property comprises 307 designer guestrooms featuring free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, pay TV, a trouser press and an in-room safe. Some rooms at The Pfister Hotel have a view over the lake. They provide bathrooms with a roll in shower, a spa bathtub and toiletries.

Eat & Drink

At the restaurant American dishes are served. Guests can quench their thirst at Martini bar with a favorite drink. Mason Street Grill and Distil offer an assortment of dishes within 100 meters of the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Aside from allergy friendly rooms, a storage room and an elevator, guests can make use of 24-hour reception, laundry and concierge service.

Relax

Leisure options include a swimming pool, a golf course and a tennis court. Such activities as snow skiing and racquetball are also provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at USD 9.95 per day.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 27 per day.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   23.  Number of rooms:   307.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Fireplace
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Racquetball

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)
  • Babysitting/ Child services
  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Barbeque grills
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Lake view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

424 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, United States, 53202

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City Center
  • Milwaukee
    100 m
Airports
  • General Mitchell International (MKE)
    10.3 km
Train Stations
  • Milwaukee Intermodal Station
    1.1 km
  • Milwaukee Mitchell Airport Amtrak
    11.1 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Mason Street Grill (cuisine: American)
    60 m
  • Cafe At the Pfister
    50 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    23
  • Number of rooms:
    307

Rooms and availability

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Club Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Double beds or King-size bed
Size: 300 m²
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    Double Room
    Bed type: Double beds or King-size bed
    Size: 42 m²
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    • Private bathroom
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      Grand Tower Double Room
      Bed type: Double beds or King-size bed
      Size: 28 m²
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      • Private bathroom
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        Suite
        Bed type: Double beds
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        Two-Room Suite
        Bed type: King-size bed or Double beds
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        • Private bathroom
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          Deluxe Double Room
          Bed type: Double beds
          Size: 28 m²
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel The Pfister Hotel - Milwaukee Milwaukee location
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            Hotel Address:

            424 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, United States, 53202

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Milwaukee
              100 m
            Airports
            • General Mitchell International (MKE)
              10.3 km
            Train Stations
            • Milwaukee Intermodal Station
              1.1 km
            • Milwaukee Mitchell Airport Amtrak
              11.1 km
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • Mason Street Grill (cuisine: American)
              60 m
            • Cafe At the Pfister
              50 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2007
            • Number of floors:
              23
            • Number of rooms:
              307

            The Pfister Hotel Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Milwaukee City Hall - 300 m
            • Riverside Theater - 400 m
            • Wisconsin Lake Schooner Ltd - 600 m

            Places of interest

            • Northwestern Mutual - 200 m

            Convention centers

            • Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra - 200 m

            Shopping areas

            • Grohmann Museum - 500 m

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Pabst Theater - 400 m

            Museums

            • Vsa Arts of Wisconsin Dist 1 - 100 m
            • Betty Brinn Children s Museum - 400 m
            • Betty Brinn Children's Museum - 400 m
            • Fine Arts Building - 400 m
            • United Performing Arts Fund - 500 m
            • Intl Clown Hall of Fame - 500 m

            Parks

            • O'donnell Park - 400 m
            • River Revitalization Fndtn - 600 m
            • Red Arrow Park - 600 m
            • Juneau Park - 600 m

            Halls

            • Humphrey Scottish Rite Masonic - 200 m
            • Top of the Plaza - 300 m
            • Grain Exchange Room - 300 m
            • Joey Buona's Pizzeria - 400 m
            • Marcus Center-Performing Arts - 500 m
            • Bradley Pavilion - 500 m

            Universities, Institutes

            • Springfield College-School - 300 m
            • Keller Graduate School of Mgmt - 300 m
            • Milwaukee School of Engineerng - 500 m
            • Springfield College - 500 m
            • Kaplan Test Prep - 500 m

            Theaters

            • Theatre District - 500 m

            Medical care and Hospitals

            • Midwest Center For Human Svc - 400 m

            Local attractions

            • Chudnow Museum of Yesteryear - 1.7 km
              839 North 11th Street, Milwaukee
            • Charles Allis Art Museum - 2.0 km
              1801 N Prospect Ave, Milwaukee
            • Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum - 2.9 km
              2220 N Terrace Ave, Milwaukee
            • Haggerty Museum of Art - 1.8 km
              13th and Clybourn Sts., Milwaukee
            • St. Joan of Arc Chapel - 2.1 km
              1415 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee

            Near the hotel

            • St. John's Cathedral - 310 m
              802 N. Jackson St., Milwaukee
            • Milwaukee Art Museum - 660 m
              700 N Art Museum Dr, Milwaukee
            • War Memorial Center - 600 m
              750 N. Lincoln Memorial Dr., Milwaukee
            • The Eisner American Museum of Advertising & Design - 780 m
              208 N Water St, Milwaukee
            • Old St. Mary's Church - 390 m
              836 N. Broadway St., Milwaukee
            • Grohmann Museum - 560 m
              1000 N. Broadway, Milwaukee
            • Discovery World - 760 m
              500 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee

            Restaurants nearby

            • Mason Street Grill - 60 m

              Address: 425 East Mason Street
              Phone: 414-298-3131

              81% likes this, based on 219 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: GBP 20 - GBP 78

            • Blu at the Pfister - 50 m

              Address: 424 East Wisconsin Avenue
              Phone: 414-273-8222

              84% likes this, based on 37 reviews

            • Cubanitas - 90 m

              Address: 728 N Milwaukee St
              Phone: (414) 225-1760

              71% likes this, based on 119 reviews
              Cuisine: Latin, Cuban
              Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 23

            • Cafe At the Pfister - 50 m

              Address: 424 E Wisconsin Ave
              Phone: 414-273-8222

              66% likes this, based on 66 reviews
              Price Range: GBP 24 - GBP 24

            • Carnevor - 90 m

              Address: 724 N Milwaukee St
              Phone: (414) 223-2200

              86% likes this, based on 130 reviews
              Price Range: GBP 24 - GBP 39

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2007
            • Number of floors:
              23
            • Number of rooms:
              307
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            The Pfister Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Pfister Hotel

            Average guest rating

            8.2out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 33 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Location
            10.0
            Value
            7.7
            Rooms
            9.6
            Service
            9.8

            Guest reviews

            • Single
              10.0

              Extremely comfortable, lovely old-fashioned building, very good service, and delightful upper bar with views over the city. Very pleasant stay.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Everything went as booked. Thought I might have a problem because I made the reservation through Booked.net but all was smooth at checkin. Convient self parking garage.

            • Family with children
              6.6

              There were no waters brought up with room service and the 3 meals only had dinnerware for two.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The hotel ad rooms are beatuful, clean, comforataable, luxurious. Every staff member encountered was friendly, polite, cheerful. An all overall wonderful experience.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Our stay at the Pfister was made even more pleasant with a complementary upgrade to a suite. This hotel is one of our favorite places, never fails to impress.

            • Couple
              9.4

              Wonderful stay

              My main complaint is that we booked a tower room, and as we only stayed for one night, we didn't realize that they didn't give us a tower room until after we had checked out.

            • Older travelers
              6.6

              The public areas are very lovely although the carpet needs a good cleaning.

              The rooms are tired looking. The furniture is dented and scratched up. The wallpaper has been poorly patched and repaired. The bathroom tub showers are old and small. The carpets need cleaning. Wi Fi is available in the rooms at a high cost. It's a pain to go to the lobby to get free Wi Fi.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              The staff went over and above in accommodating our stay! They were all very friendly and helpful. The Cafe staff were excellent as well!

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              one of america's truly classic hotels from decor to service. always a treat to spend a few days there when visiting wisconsin.

              the mason street grill which is privately held and while in the same building not part of the pfister per se, is not worth the money. it was very disappointing. only negative of the visit.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              The hotel staff were extremely accommodating and friendly. My friend and I traveled from out of town to visit with a dear friend who is having a baby and we made it a girl weekend. I had searched online for something special and Pfister was just the place. A marvelous time!

              Make the toilet more environmentally friendly. As an environmentalist, I would have liked to learn more about what the hotel is doing to reduce the environmental footprint.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              It is our family tradition to stay at The Pfister when we travel to Milwaukee from Pittsburgh for college basketball games. The location is perfect, the hotel is beautiful and Roc is always so helpful.

            • Older travelers
              8.4

              Great location - near everything in the city. Beautiful hotel art and design - excellent history! Wonderful concierge!!!

              The hotel's older historic style in the rooms does not bode well for the need for extra wall sockets for all those needed electronics of the 21st Century... Also spent 40 minutes on phone with their tech support vendor because hotel's ethernet equipment was broken. Hotel did provide free internet service for my stay, but I believe they should have done more for the frustrating time I spent with the vendor

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Beautiful old hotel. Great location for attending Summerfest if you don't mind spending the money. Ate breakfast two mornings in their cafe. Both food and service were great. Would definitely stay there again for any special occasion.

            • Family with children
              8.2

              The rooms were comfortable and clean.

              The lobby area was busy, no place to sit and wait or just relax.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel The Pfister Hotel - Milwaukee Milwaukee location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            424 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, United States, 53202

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Milwaukee
              100 m
            Airports
            • General Mitchell International (MKE)
              10.3 km
            Train Stations
            • Milwaukee Intermodal Station
              1.1 km
            • Milwaukee Mitchell Airport Amtrak
              11.1 km
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • Mason Street Grill (cuisine: American)
              60 m
            • Cafe At the Pfister
              50 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2007
            • Number of floors:
              23
            • Number of rooms:
              307