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The Edgewater

4.0 of 5 1001 Wisconsin Place, Madison, WI 53703
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful classic remodel of this famous hotel! Efficient design layout easily accessible to parking garage and restaurant/bar. Wonderful photo art display of famous people from early Madison to the present .

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A friend and I wanted a quick get away and decided to ski Cascade Mountain just 1/2 hour north of Madison. What an unbelievable end to our day when we checked into The Edgewater Hotel. This place was picture perfect, decorated for Christmas and nestled right on Lake Medota. The staff was amazing from the minute we walked through the... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Edgewater is a spectacular addition to the Madison landscape. Located right on the edge of the lake and meticulously renovated with a proper blend of history and modern amenities, The Edgewater is a step apart for the hum-drum chain hotel experience. My experience included a comfy king bed, very friendly staff, beautiful decor in the lounge, and a gourmet... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband surprised me with a surprise romantic night on November 29th. It was an amazing night! Everything from dinner in the restaurant to our beautiful room with an amazing view of the lake. The staff was amazing and our dinner was wonderful! I hope we return again soon!!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I stayed at The Edgewater the day after Thanksgiving. I had heard so much about the hotel and was interested in all of their Christmas activities. The hotel is truly lovely with beautiful views of Lake Mendota. You won't find a better hotel view in Madison. The hotel staff is kind and helpful. The spa is lovely... More 

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Neenah, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were treated like royalty with special thanks to Jason the Front Desk Manager. I have never been treated better and would recommend the Edgewater to EVERYONE! It is well worth every penny spent! It is conveniently located, the skating rink and location on the water, and the spa area is beautiful. I can't wait to go back!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Held in the Sky Bar, with killer views of the Capitol, Ice Skating rink, Lake Mendota and the best views of Madison roof tops and the University I have ever seen. The staff was so attentive and the food was amazing. All our guests were so impressed. Our staff couldn't say enough about the rooms and food the next morning... More 

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Woodinville, WA
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our stay at the newly re-opened Edgewater. The views of the lake are wonderful and the hotel literally sits on the shore of the lake. There is a large plaza between the 2 main bldgs. of the hotel where in winter, it accommodates an ice rink that was being enjoyed by many when we arrived. Would love to return... More 

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Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is beautiful! Our room over Lake Mendota was lovely, the view superb! The beds are so comfortable! The hotel entrance with the winding staircase reminds me of a cruise ship and the view outside our window above the lake made us feel like we were on a cruise ship without ever having to leave port! Everyone was very... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Date of Visit: Friday, November 28, 2014 Pros: Good food, nice ambiance, people seem friendly Cons: Pricey, slow! We came here specifically to try out the new Statehouse restaurant, which has views over Lake Mendota. The hotel is a bit hard to find from the directions online but we found it. There is a valet which was very helpful as... More 

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Ronald M, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear TNTravelCat, I’m happy to hear that you enjoyed the view of the lake during your meal. We appreciate you taking the time to provide feedback. It’s comments like yours that let us know where we have opportunities to improve and provide direction for training. Please consider us for your next visit to Madison. Ron Morin General Manager 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*
Number of rooms: 202
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