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The American Club

419 Highland Drive, Kohler, WI 53044
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Chicago, IL
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5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If this place is a five star resort, I'll remove this review. It's no where even close to a five star resort. We stayed for two days. The place is a dump. It's dirty. From the train wreak that is the service to a Spa that is maze of trying to figure put where to go. Let's start with the... More

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Newark, New Jersey
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152 reviews 152 reviews
53 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here for 4 nights so my husband could golf here. The hotel is very nice n does deserve 5 stars as they do most things right. From the valets who open the doors every time for you to the ever smiling concierges, everyone is always trying to please you. We were here on an Amex package so had lost... More

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Chicago, IL
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I noticed when I called multiple times prior to our arrival that everyone was really nice and super accommodating. Upon arrival, we were greeted with a glass of sparking wine. From that moment forward, every time you had any exchange with an employee, it was "my pleasure, of course, thank you Mrs Carr, absolutely, have a great day, I'm so... More

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Checked in early on a Sunday around 11AM, which was nice. Front office was helpful in finding rooms which was very appreciated. Once checked in, headed to guest room where key did not work. Housekeeper was helpful in commandeering a front office agent to run a key to me then I heard another guest in the same hallway whose key... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

$441.78 per night for a Five Star Resort. How does one get such a rating. Welcome to your grandmother's attic.We checked in and given a small dark cave of a room. No natural light and needed all the lights on mid day. One chair in the room, one sink in the bath. Rememeber this is Kohler the bath fixture company.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very fine at all turns. We stayed in The Carriage House, huge room, 3rd. floor. I went to the Spa, it was like no other. Dixie, 13th. year at spa, was an angle. It is hard for me to relax, and by the time she was done with my detox massage, with facial and head massage, I could not move,... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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91 reviews 91 reviews
28 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My father's family grew up in the Villiage of Kohler, and worked for the Kohler Company for decades. Besides quality bath fixtures, the American Club was originally part of the housing for Kohler Company workers from Europe. Today, it is a Five Star resort with amazing golf courses. My extended family has lunch at the "Horse and Plow" Bar and... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Caveat: I stayed here with friends as a get-away/spa trip, not as a golfer. The best part about the Carriage House is that it is adult-only which is perfect when looking for a few days away with friends. The Carriage House is compact because it is the original structure. However they have done a good job of retrofitting the structure... More

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Christine L, General Manager at The American Club, responded to this review

Dear cgiessler, Thank you for your review. At the Carriage House every category offers a different bathing and showering experience. Your King bedded room is a Heritage room, and as you note with an open concept shower. Our reservations team can detail out each category and the bathing/showering experience to be sure the experience matches the guest! Some guests like... More

Houston, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought 'southern hospitality' cannot be beat. But, this midwestern city and specifically the club really surprised me. This will remain one of the most memorable business trips I have ever taken. Congrats to the staff and especially the concierge staff!

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Christine L, General Manager at The American Club, responded to this review

Dear Farhan16, Thank you very much for acknowledging our team and the service they provided to you. We are very happy they made your business trip memorable. Best Wishes, Christine L More

Danville, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Playing Whistling Straits golf course would have been terrific but the greens fees did not match our golf games. We'll just watch the PGA Championship next year. We stayed with two days of spa treatments instead of golf. All of our treatments were great. I highly recommend the Hamman Ritual. If you stay at the Carriage House you have the... More

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Christine L, General Manager at The American Club, responded to this review

Dear Nailer J, Thank you for your review and recommendation of our spa services. Many guests who stay at the Carriage House enjoy spending the day in their robe and slippers until dinner time! So glad you took advantage of this. The spa does have complete male and female locker rooms for guests who travel from the American Club main... More

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Address: 419 Highland Drive, Kohler, WI 53044
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Location: United States > Wisconsin > Kohler
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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The American Club is a Forbes Five-Star Resort Hotel and the Midwest’s only AAA Five Diamond Resort Hotel providing unique, luxurious decor that with a singular quality experience room by room. ... more   less 
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