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Wisconsin Union Hotel

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1308 West Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53715
Wisconsin Union Hotel
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Elkins Park
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were in town for a family event and stayed 2 nights at the Wisconsin Union hotel. Nice and modern but we couldn't get the AC to cool the room as much as we wanted. The hotel is located right on the University of WI campus which is beautiful. Only a short walk to the lake which also has a... More 

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Midland, Michigan
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This is certainly the place to stay if you have business at the University of Wisconsin. There is nothing closer. My business was with the Engineering School and it is right across the street. Union is quite busy in the evening with students studying and activity in the restaurants. While the location puts you near the university, it is not... More 

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Lares, Puerto Rico
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Wonderful place to spend a couple of nights while on interviews. Union Station have several places to eat, drink and have fun. It is close to everything. The hallways and room were very clean. The amenities of the room were very up to date and working properly. The beds were very comfy and the rooms were quiet. I will definitely... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

What a wonderful experience we had at this hotel. Our son got married at Union South and we stayed in the attached Union Hotel. We have nothing but wonderful memories. The staff was amazing, the rooms clean, the beds comfortable..the decorating? All I can say is Go Bucky!! We loved every minute of our stay. Thank you Union Hotel and... More 

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Scandia, Minnesota
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We stayed at the hotel for a college visit to Madison. The hotel is new and very clean. Nice touch was the "On Wisconsin" pillow in the room. The college tour started in the lobby the next day - super easy! With that said, it was very spendy for a mid week/one night stay at $144, with no pool or... More 

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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97 reviews 97 reviews
27 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Recently stayed there while attending a wedding reception at the Union South. I wasn't even aware that there was a hotel as part of the property. I am really glad we decided to stay there. The staff was very warm, friendly and accommodating, starting with remembering that I had requested to be put on the "wait list" for a King... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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70 reviews 70 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

As a business traveler coming through Madison for a few days, this hotel offered nice and clean amenities, a comfortable room, and a good value for the stay. The hotel sits atop one of the student unions, so there are several places to eat on the first floor (if you aren't up to wandering down to State Street) as well... More 

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Barrington, Illinois
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66 reviews 66 reviews
25 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

If you are going to stay on campus there is no place better than Union South Hotel. The rooms are clean, free Wi Fi, quiet, except on Football mornings when you are in the center of it all. Greatest location to watch the University of Wisconsin Marching Band that plays literally outside your window. There is no breakfast but plenty... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I had a great experience at the WUH, it is a great location, right on campus. The campus is clean and always feels safe. The staff was very helpful, courteous and friendly. The only thing lacking is a place to have an early breakfast. The restaurant opens at 8am, but it would be nice to have something open earlier before... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This hotel is in a perfect location for visiting the UW campus, as it's actually ON campus. It's in a new building and the rooms are nice and clean. It's not a traditional hotel -- it lacks a real lobby and doesn't have its own restaurant or offer breakfast. However, the student union building in which it's located has some... More 

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