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The Pfister Hotel

4.5 of 5 424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    5 of 5 stars
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Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
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56 reviews 56 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

The ambience of a delightful old hotel for a good sized business conference--a winner. Buffet style hot breakfasts, coffee breaks with delicious cookies, box lunches, and the conference rooms were very efficiently set up and cleared away each day, while the meetings went smoothly on without a visible hitch. A lovely change from the usual sterile atmosphere of business conferences.... More 

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Kenneth W, Front Office Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time at the Pfister during your conference. Thank you for your kind comments about the hotel staff and meeting space. I will be sure to pass the compliments along. We would love to have you stay at the hotel next time you're in Milwaukee! We look forward to your arrival! More 

Asheville, North Carolina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

From check in until check out we were very pleased with our choice of staying the last 3 days of our vacation at the Pfister Hotel. After spending 7 days in Door County, Wisconsin, we wanted to stay somewhere in Milwaukee until we flew back home. We chose this hotel because of its close proximity to downtown areas that were... More 

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Kenneth W, Front Office Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share about your experience. We're sorry the weather couldn't have been cooler for you but we're pleased you had a great time in the city otherwise. Happy to hear you were able to take full advantage of the 23rd Club Floor Lounge while you enjoyed the spectacular city views! Anytime you find yourself... More 

Wilmington, Delaware
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

While my husband was in business meetings, I was able to walk to the striking Milwaukee Art Museum on Lake Michigan's shore, and do an architectural tour of the downtown area. A great location. The hotel is lovely, with excellent service, a very good restaurant, and, I thought good business service for the conference. There seemed to be a lot... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Our annual visit to The Pfister was almost a bust. This year our plans were overshadowed by a large annual meeting taking place the same days we planned our trip. Thanks to Omar at The Pfister. He worked his magic just days before our arrival and found us a room at the hotel. I'm so grateful. We have been staying... More 

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Kenneth W, Front Office Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments about our staff. It was our pleasure to have you back again! We love to see familiar faces returning to the hotel. Glad to hear you took advantage of all the amenities the hotel has to offer. We are already looking forward to your return! See you next year! More 

Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Excellent customer service- so friendly and eager to help. 24-hour room service with delivery under 30 mins. Beautiful room and AMAZING rooftop lounge- a must see!! Drink prices are also pretty reasonable considering how nice the lounge is. The view is seriously incredible! You can easily walk down Water Street where all the bars are and down to the lake-... More 

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Kenneth W, Front Office Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about our staff and hotel. We take pride in living our motto, "people pleasing people" every day and thank you for your compliments! We would love to see you back really soon! P.S. We agree- the views from Blu really are incredible! More 

Albuquerque, New Mexico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We chose the Pfister because of its location and reputation as a fine old hotel. We agreed to a room rate of $249/night for a single king room. However, added taxes ($37.60) and a $25/night parking fee ran the price to over $300/night. We had an inside room on the 4th floor in the older section with no view. The... More 

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Wilmette, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Pleasur ride from Chicago for the 2 day Art studio open house and German Fiesta. The the Third Market district is excellent short stroll from the hotel and it is packed with all forms of art studios, crafts, glassware. Plenty of restaurants ad beer choices to choose from. The German Fiesta is Milwaukee's largest outdoor fiesta at the Lakefront. Worth... More 

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Kenneth W, Front Office Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Pfister during your recent trip to Milwaukee. As there are many events going on in the city, we are happy our central location made it easy to navigate to German Fest and the art studio open house. We hope you got to enjoy our Artist in Residence gallery and the paintings in... More 

Richmond, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

We spent 2 fabulous nights at the Pfister and didn't want for anything. The staff are wonderful and charming. The hotel is old world and and gorgeous. The Pfister alone is worth a trip to Milwaukee, but don't miss everything the city has to offer. Unfortunately, when visiting the hotel you may not want to leave . . . .... More 

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Kenneth W, Front Office Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you! And thank you for choosing to stay at the Pfister during your trip to Milwaukee! We are so happy you enjoyed the 120 years of history and character adding to the old world ambiance. With all of the amenities, restaurants, and bars for you to enjoy, we wouldn't want you to leave either! We hope to see you... More 

Bronx, New York, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

I stayed here for a conference in July 2013. Amazing hotel, with spacious and clean accommodations, friendly staff, and central location. The conference facilities, including business center to print things was perfect for the small (about 200 people) conference. For you runners out there, it is conveniently located to the lake front, which has a gorgeous run/bike path stretching thought... More 

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Kenneth W, Front Office Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the conference and accommodations. If personal or business travels ever bring you back to Milwaukee, we would love to host you again! More 

Orlando, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

The hotel staff was friendly and helpful at every turn. The concierge has a delightful personality and a wealth of knowledge about the history of the hotel. He made our stay very pleasant and regaled us with stories of celebrities such as Elvis, Madeline Monroe and all the U.S. Presidents who have stayed there.

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Kenneth W, Front Office Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing about your experience and for choosing the Pfister!! Our concierge is truly one of the many treasures here at the Pfister and I know that I can speak on his behalf when I say we will be awaiting your return. Again thank you best wishes and safe travels. Thank You More 

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Address: 424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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Location: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Pfister Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 307
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Also Known As:
Pfister Hotel Milwaukee
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Milwaukee
#2 Family Hotel in Milwaukee
#2 Spa Hotel in Milwaukee
#3 Romantic Hotel in Milwaukee
#4 Business Hotel in Milwaukee

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