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The Pfister Hotel

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424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One part of the hotel can only have heat or air conditioning but not both so they set it by the calendar, not temperature. When it was 55 in August there was no heat and the room was freezing. The staff pretended they didn't know why it might be cold but offered extra blankets. No heat is fine if you're... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I loved this hotel. I came here for my birthday and really enjoyed it. The only issue was that I felt a little under dressed in my usual traveling attire (sweatshirt and jeans). I really enjoyed the beauty and location of the property and will return!

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Perfectly located in the heart of downtown, the Pfister lives on as a reminder of a classy era of charm and superior service. The rooms are elegant and cozy. The restaurant choices are very good as is the lobby bar. Total class in a beautifully designed and outfitted hotel. Don't forget the lounge on the top floor for some of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great view, comfortable bed, big shower, clean, lots of room, good breakfast (included), beautiful common areas including 23rd floor club room. Good location with the lake, river, museum and many good restaurants within easy walking distance.

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Fox Point, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best hotel in Milwaukee. It compares to some of the nicest hotels in the world. Stay there they attend to the smallest detail. Restaurants are fantastic! Our wedding party will all be staying here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just went to a wedding which was held at the Pfister and we spent three nights there. Despite it being busy with the PGA Championship, we never felt crowded and the staff could not be more accommodating. The wedding itself was as good as it gets. We are from the Northeast and were pretty unfamiliar with Milwaukee. The hotel's... More 

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Dave for the great review! It was great to see that you were able to make the trip from the Northeast! Milwaukee is an amazing city no matter what season! We hope to see you back soon and thank you again for the review! More 

Richmond, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent August 9th at he Pfister Milwaukee. It's a beautiful hotel and people were great. Sean (doorman) went out of his way to explain directions, road closures, even brewery tours that were available in Milwaukee. He made our trip to Milwaukee a pleasure.

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you 'Lanie60071' for the great review! It was great to see that Sean was able to provide you with the perfect "Welcome" to Milwaukee! We will see you back soon! More 

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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful, historic hotel in a great downtown location. It has period charm but has hidden modern amenities like the USB charger in the box on the desk and the outlets in the bedside stand. My room was large, well appointed and had a nice view of the lake-17th floor. Lobby bar is cool as well. Staff are... More 

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you 'Kjwachtel' for the great review! We hope to see you back soon on a future visit to Milwaukee! More 

Guelph, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is one of the nicest hotels in the country? The old world charm that greets you when you walk is offset by the fact that nothing looks outdated or old in a bad way. The rooms although. It over the top are well maintained, clean and comfortable. I was there on business but access to the 23rd floor... More 

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank You john0624 for choosing the Pfister on your most recent business adventure! It was great to see that you were able to find all that Milwaukee has to offer. Our Club Lounge is a great add on for anyone on Business and provides a great place to relax and get work done at any hour of the day! We... More 

Toledo, OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's not really "Club Level", as no rooms are on that floor. Your room key will give you access to the Club room. It's on the top floor, with a fantastic view, and around 40-50 tables. There are two computers and two large screen t.v.s, and board games. Rates were somewhat confusing, but I believe they are $25 on weekdays... More 

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank You 'tamaralea' for choosing the Pfister! It was great to see that you were able to truly appreciate our recent remodel of our Tower Guest rooms. The Club Lounge pricing does vary on a weekday/weekend basis. We do look forward to a future visit and thank you again for the great review! More 

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