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Wisconsin Union Hotel

1308 West Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53715
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Wisconsin Union Hotel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
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Rating summary
  • Location
    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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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of five stayed at the Union Hotel king suite for a week. We brought sleeping bags (kid preference) and enjoyed the kitchenette and dual televisions. The bedding was new and comfortable. There was plenty of space for coats and clothing on hangers. We were offered maid service daily, but did not always need it. Parking accommodated our (7... More

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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55 reviews 55 reviews
20 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our room was not perfect but what is nice is that this staff did all they could to make it right. Then, the manager credited my card for almost all of the cost of the room with some apologies too. I would really recommend this hotel for visiting U of Wisconsin. It is clean, new, and located in the same... More

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Chesapeake, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We weren't sure where to stay when visiting last summer. We'll never have to wonder again. This is the place every time! Careful if SOAR is going on, because it will be swamped, especially the parking area. We got in early the first day and never had to move our car again during the days. The evenings and early mornings... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Great room, comfortable bed, super location at Union South. The construction for the new facilities took some time, but WOW was it worth it. If you're an alumnus or alumna, do yourself a favor and stay at Union South next time you're in Madison. You won't regret it!

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wishotel, Front Office Manager at Wisconsin Union Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David— It’s always great to hear that our guests find our rooms so comfortable! As a big addition to the University just three years ago, it’s always a pleasure knowing the hotel is full of fellow Badgers! Thank you for the review; we hope to see you again soon! On, Wisconsin! Eric More

Hammond, Louisiana
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99 reviews 99 reviews
19 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Clean, spacious room. Spectacular quality of sleep. Silent, in spite of University Avenue nearby, perfect access to the University of Wisconsin. Staff was courteous and thoughtful. Free Wi-Fi internet worked well in my third floor room. Thumbs up for Union South Hotel!

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wishotel, Front Office Manager at Wisconsin Union Hotel, responded to this review

Dear vini00— I am pleased to hear you found our accommodations comfortable and our staff friendly and helpful. We appreciate the thumbs-up! On, Wisconsin! Eric More

Morton Grove, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Our second stay at Union South was last weekend for Graduation Weekend. Our first stay was 2 years ago, and we had a very pleasant stay in the (then) new Union South Hotel. This time upon arrival there were some problems with the room, which we brought to the hotel's attention. The problems were immediately attended to, professionally and cheerfully.... More

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wishotel, Front Office Manager at Wisconsin Union Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ahofeld— Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I’m sorry you experienced problems with your stay, however, as Front-Desk Manager, I am pleased to hear my staff was able to turn your experience into a pleasant and memorable one! Thanks again for your recommendation, and we look forward to seeing you again. On, Wisconsin! Eric More

Madison, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Being that I arrived in Madison for a research project to help educative people further on the aspects of TBI & brain damage like I have imposed I continuously run into side roads. The desk help I received from the Wisconsin Union Hotel front desk was first rate on a grand scale. Not only was I given the written instructions... More

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wishotel, Front Office Manager at Wisconsin Union Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Douglas— Thank you so much for acknowledging our Front-Desk staff here at the Union! As students and facility of the University, we feel a personal connection with UW-Madison and are thrilled to share that passion with our guests. Whether it is helping you navigate our large campus or handing out recommendations, we do our best to make every guest... More

Forest Park, Illinois
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Went to Madison this past weekend for a wedding and stayed here. The room was beautiful with a HUGE extremely comfortable bed, walk in shower with shampoo, conditioner and body wash that actually got me clean and smelled good, a Keurig machine with K-cups, a mini fridge, plenty of towels for the two of us, complementary parking and wifi and... More

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wishotel, Front Office Manager at Wisconsin Union Hotel, responded to this review

Dear daisygirl7950— As a recent addition to the Wisconsin Union, we strive to provide excellent accommodations for any occasion! Although we do not have a pool on-site, hotel guests are able to use the University’s recreational facilities, including two pools on campus. We’re glad you enjoyed your stay for the big day as well as some of our eco-friendly amenities.... More

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I stayed overnight because I had an interview on campus the next morning. The room I stayed in had two queen beds, a mini fridge, a microwave, iron, keurig, and toiletries. I was also able to park in the nearby parking garage and the parking pass didn't expire until 1pm the next day. The hotel rooms are located on the... More

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wishotel, Front Office Manager at Wisconsin Union Hotel, responded to this review

Dear xixi89— Thank you for choosing the Wisconsin Union Hotel and thank you for taking the time to review. We always like to hear that guests of the University found our accommodations comfortable and enjoyed their stay since they are such a large percentage of our clientele. It’s always nice to host guests that are looking to make Madison their... More

Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

I've been coming to the U of Wisconsin Madison for years and didn't know about this hotel, perhaps because it is only 2 or 3 years old. When a university department suggested booking me in here, and said it was part of a student center, I was rather doubtful. I like reasonable comfort, quiet and excellent wifi access. It turned... More

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Address: 1308 West Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53715
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Madison
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Wisconsin Union Hotel - Madison at Union South offers a warm, inviting oasis of ‘green’ hospitality, welcoming you to one of the nation’s most livable cities with peaceful ambiance, artful decor, and unsurpassed service. This brand new 60 room boutique hotel is sure to please. Set in the heart of a vibrant Madison neighborhood, the new Union South is nestled between the Computer Sciences & Statistics Building and Engineering Hall on the south side of the UW-Madison campus, just across Campus Drive from the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery. ... more   less 
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