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Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown

3.0 of 5 648 North Plankinton Avenue, 648 N. Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Elburn, Illinois
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2010

We originally had booked to stay at the Aloft hotel. Luckily I searched the day before our trip and found this hotel had availability (it didn't originally when I searched) and it was actually cheaper than the Aloft and included free breakfast and better room. We had king bed studio suite. It included full kitchen, couch, chair, TV, 2 breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2010

The service at this hotel was exceptional. After we booked our stay with Residence Inn we called to ask about the possibility of early check-in. The lady on the phone was very nice and said they would try to accommodate us but if they were full the night before they may not have a room available that early. (We were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2010

I spent two nights in a King studio room recently. The room was fairly small, but the high ceilings made it feel much larger than it was. The room decor was pleasant, and the furnishings were in good condition. It's a small thing, but being able to park in the entrance area for loading, unloading, meeting friends and the like... More 

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Queens, New York
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187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2010

**Don't forget to hit the Tripadvisor "check rates" button to get an idea of what's a good rate. Then go onto the Marriott website and/or call Marriott to hunt down the best deal. Marriott frequently has nice package deals (but make sure to calculate whether the package elements are useable/worth it) although I didn't get one for this property. **Parking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2010

We wanted a hotel in downtown and were very pleased with the location of this hotel - right on the river and very close to many restaurants. However, we also loved the room. The hotel appears to be an office building conversion which yielded huge rooms with very large windows. The room was well equipped and very clean. Highly recommended.

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ResidenceInnMke, Manager at Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. The building was originally built in 1887 as the Gimbels Department Store and is a historic landmark for the city of Milwaukee. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2010

We have stayed here before and we love it. The service is great, the rooms are very clean and large and the location is great also. I highly recommend it and next time we go to Milwaukee we will stay here again. It is a good location if you are going to Miller Park which we did for the Twins/Brewers... More 

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New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2010

This is the nicest Residence Inn I have ever stayed in. The rooms are spacious and well appointed. I loved the huge window and high ceilings. The staff was very friendly. I would definitely recommend this hotel and would gladly stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2010

Could my first stay at the Residence Inn Downtown Milwaukee have been more perfect? I doubt it. It made me wish it was for longer than the one night booked. I am a consultant and travel for business 65+% of the time. I travel to Milwaukee 1-2 times each quarter. I have always stayed at the Iron Horse, which did... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2010

My husband and toddler daughter just came back from a weekend overnight stay in Milwaukee. I chose this hotel based on other tripadvisor reviews. We couldn't have been more impressed with the Residence Inn. We stayed in a 2 room suite. My favorite points: 1. The high ceilings make the room feel extra spacious. The floor to ceiling windows gave... More 

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Tacoma, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2010

This was our third stay at this hotel, our favorite in Milwaukee. Its downtown location on the river can't be beat. It's very comfortable and well appointed,, in a historic building close to good restaurants and attractions. And it's just down the street from Downtown Books, a wonderful used bookstore with friendly staff. We did note some small changes and... More 

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4142893501, General Manager at Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your comments. It is amazing that our guests can remember great associates like Doris and Camillo year after year. Thanks for recognizing them and their efforts. We continually focus on making our guests experience the best it can be. We have taken you comments about some of our services into consideration and have adjusted how we... More 

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Address: 648 North Plankinton Avenue, 648 N. Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown 3*
Number of rooms: 131
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown Hotel Milwaukee
Milwaukee Residence Inn
Hotel Style:
#11 Family Hotel in Milwaukee
#12 Romantic Hotel in Milwaukee
#13 Business Hotel in Milwaukee

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