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The Pfister Hotel

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424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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Farmington, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We stayed at the Pfister for 2 nights to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. The room and restaurants were great, but the staff are the real jewels of this beautiful hotel. The location is fantastic for taking walks and for running along the lakefront.

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

First off, Happy Anniversary! Secondly, thank you for the great review. I'm honored that you chose to spend your special occasion with us here at The Pfister. The Pfister takes pride in the customer service that the staff offers, I'll make sure to pass along your words. Thank you again and hopefully you'll be able to spend your 31st anniversary... More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I was attending a family wedding in Milwaukee and The Phister was one of the hotels which the bride and groom recommended and blocked rooms at. The wedding was at the Scottish Rite Center, which is right around the corner, so it was very convenient. The hotel is beautiful and has an interesting history, which you can learn about in... More 

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! What a fantastic review! I'm thrilled that you were able to stay at The Pfister while you were in Milwaukee for the wedding. Since the Pfister is a historic hotel, it has quite a bit of character, which can be seen in the lobby or while just walking the halls. Thank you for taking the time to share your... More 

North Carolina
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290 reviews
263 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This is another really old hotel. There is a new section and a old section - I liked the old section. I actually stayed on the mezzanine level which was really cool. It is one of those grand old hotels from back when hotels had stores and beauty shops etc off the lobby. There is some street noise - old... More 

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, the Pfister truly appreciates you taking the time to share your thoughts and experiences with others. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the characteristics of a historic hotel. Safe travels! More 

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51 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We came to check in after a 12 hour journey there. We were whopped. Morgan at the front desk was very patient while I called my credit card company to clear the fraud block(forgot to do it before I left home). Later hotel service came to our door with a chilled bottle of Chardonnay, cookies and milk because they heard... More 

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! Thank for the fantastic review! Traveling can be very stressful at times but I’m glad that you were able to relax and enjoy yourselves once you were here. I hope that you will be able to visit the Pfister Hotel again without the stress that from traveling. Safe travels! More 

Macomb, Michigan
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150 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The Pfister is a gorgeous hotel with amazing architecture. The staff is top-notch and professional. Location is great and the rooms are clean and comfortable. We stayed in the "original" section of the hotel on the 2nd floor just off the lobby. My only complaints were the large grandfather clock located near our room that chimed every 15 minutes and... More 

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! I’m glad to hear that you received top-notch service during your stay. My apologies for the disruption that the clock caused you. Hopefully you will visit the Pfister again and we can place away from the clock so that you can fully enjoy the Pfister Hotel. More 

Jerusalem
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42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This has been my fourth stay at this hotel over the last couple of years. Each time I totally enjoy the experience, since it is in the heart of downtown Milwaukee. As soon as the cab pulls up to the hotel and the doorman opens the door, I know all is well! Entering the lobby is similar to going back... More 

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! What a fantastic review. The Pfister is a hotel with an abundance of history and charm. We try to offer you that charm combined with excellent customer service. We are thrilled to hear that you experienced both and we truly appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences with others. Hopefully, you will visit The Pfister again so... More 

Richfield, Wisconsin
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60 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The two of us enjoyed a quiet Friday night at The Phister (found a sitter for our 3 children). It was a fabulous evening away! Enjoyed the historical architecture of the hotel and could just imagine what it was like in days gone by....ahhh...glorious! Had a drink at Blu and walked to a nearby restaurant for a wonderful dinner. Clean,... More 

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, we certainly appreciate you taking the time to share your experience! We are thrilled that you had a fabulous evening at The Pfister. We hope that you will be able to get a sitter and visit The Pfister again. Safe travels! More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Better than a Kinder Egg; at The Pfister you get four wishes in one. 1) the service level and staffs' friendliness is absolute top class 2) the rooms and all facilities are clean and extremely well maintained 3) the food quality is top class, in particular at the Mason Street Grill 4) The Pfister is a piece of art, in... More 

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

I don’t know if there is a higher compliment then being “better than a Kinder Egg”! Here at the Pfister, we strive for high customer service and it is great to hear that we were able to achieve your four wishes. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience, we truly value the opinion of our guests. We... More 

Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I was knocked out the moment I entered the lobby of this beautiful, historical hotel: the architectural details, ceiling mural, light fixtures, stairwell and ironworks were all exquisite. My room was in the renovated tower, and I had a wonderful view of the city from the 16th floor (tip: if a view matters to you, ask for it!). The room... More 

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review and for taking the time to share your experience with others! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at the Pfister Hotel and were able to experience all that we offer. We hope to welcome you back again soon. More 

NC
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74 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The hotel has great service and is first rate. I stayed in the older section but it was nice and updated with all the modern conveniences you would need, I would defitiently choose this hotel again and feel certain you will like it

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Morgan S, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed the historic side of the property. We take pride in preserving the historical character of the building while offering modern conveniences. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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