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Plaza Hotel and Suites

201 N. 17th Ave., Wausau, WI 54401 (Formerly the Ramada Inn)
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Fall Creek, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A general room was small, outdated in decor. We stayed for a ski weekend. HANNAH at the front desk was great. Peeling paint, rips in upholstery, wobbly chair arm, maintenance tools left upstairs in a corner.. I just notice little things, if that's not a big deal, then book a room & try it, the price was pretty low.

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Boulder Junction, Wisconsin
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Used to be Wausau's premier hotel. No more. Evening desk clerk was indifferent, bordering on rude. Morning clerk was a delight. Room was tired. Heat unit noisy. Furniture old and scuffed. No capital improvements here in at least 20 years. Breakfast very spartan.I'll not go back.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After being promised a late checkout to return from our funeral we found our belongings removed from the room without being there. This hotel was filthy and dated and in bad need of repair. I would not recommend this hotel or their lack of customer service.

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Sheboygan WI
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms were clean and quiet. Hallways needed cleaning and painting. In speaking with some of their staff they are spending the money to get the place in better shape. The pool area looked clean and relaxing.

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are a variety of decent quality and reasonably priced hotels in the Wausau area! This is NOT one of them. The photos were very deceiving... All public areas are neglected and unclean. It looks like there has not been a vacuum run in weeks. The rooms are dated and again just not clean. The hot tub was out of... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Went for a basketball tournament and was so thoroughly disgusted!!! Water buckets, mold, no towels for the pool area, etc., etc., etc. The employees looked ragged. The carpeting was soiled. Very dated. You would think for a $109.00 it would be pretty nice....this hotel was worth $89.00 at best because it included a continental breakfast. I would NEVER recommend this... More 

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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I had to stay at this hotel for a group function and was concerned when reading the reviews prior to my trip. Yes, the hotel is dated but found it pretty clean and everything was in working order. The hotel staff was very friendly. There is a very nice pool area for those who have children and some extra free... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I understand that his hotel is cheap, so I guess you get what you pay for. Staff was nice. Room was old and run down. Restaurant had limited menu and they did not have half the things available. The room had an old tube TV. I was there for a weekend ski trip with friends, but I do travel a... More 

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I had a business class here. I needed a special table arrangement and they went the extra effort to do it right. I had a lot of material to haul in and they insisted on helping me. While I did not stay here, the appearance is not dated as some say and appeared in good repair. So judging on my... More 

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Chicago, IL
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78 reviews 78 reviews
9 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

From the professional photos, this place looks okay. But, don't let them fool you, it's old and run down. It wasn't the worst thing I'd ever seen in my life, but, I wouldn't stay there again and I definitely wouldn't stay there by choice. We only got stuck there because of a unfortunate circumstance of every other hotel in the... More 

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