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The Edgewater

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1001 Wisconsin Place, Madison, WI 53703
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Ranked #43 of 63 Hotels in Madison
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Edgewater was considered to Madison's landmark. However, the new hotel is a guest's worst nightmare. The hotel is a construction disaster. Nothing in the room works. Toxic smell of wet paint permeates through your skin and clothe. The professionalism of the front desk is a disgrace. Rude and indifferent attitude was consistent throughout their staff. I will never go... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so excited to try the new Edgewater. Unfortunately the renovations were nowhere near complete. None of the restaurants are finished. The lobby was unfinished and partially boarded up. You can't self park. They waived the resort fee and the valet fee and provided a free breakfast. We never eat hotel breakfasts so I can't comment on that. I... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

The hotel is just excellent, location was awesome, just 5 minutes away from the busy state street and the magnificent state capital. Room was clean, excellent view for Lake Mendota, staff were friendly and helpful. Sure will stay in the hotel for my next visit.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

My wife and I received a gift certificate from our daughter for our 40th Wedding Anniversary. We stayed in a Suite on a corner with views out 2 sides. The view of Lake Mendota at night is spectacular. Slowly sipping room service coffee in the early AM looking out at the lake is Magical! In my considerable experience, few if... More

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Kokomo, Indiana
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

I came here for the best birthday celebration a friend of mine could experience. I can preach forever of fancy hotels which are epic fails beneath the surface. I had no complaints here. Excellent staff. Excellent views of Lake Mendota (and the Wisconsin state capitol from the front entrance). The bartender at the party was very keen and knowledgeable in... More

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Address: 1001 Wisconsin Place, Madison, WI 53703
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Location: United States > Wisconsin > Madison
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Edgewater 4*
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