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Knickerbocker on the Lake

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Huntington Station, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful mix of old and modern with very friendly and helpful staff. It is located near/within walking distance to Lake Michigan, art museum, restaurants. It is in a lovely area of Milwaukee. Rooms are outfitted with a complete kitchen--stove, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, dishes, etc.--perfect for longer stays. Adjacent parking is available for an additional charge (parking is... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed in this hotel for my initial stay when I moved here. Its nice and secure place for stay of family. It also has paid parking slots which should be with stay but its not very expensive considering the location.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for four nights on a business trip. I arrived late approx 1am and the process for checking in and getting the car parked up was a bit time consuming. Having to pay for the parking as a staying as a guest appears to be a bit of a con. I can understand for downtown park during the day but... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a fun, quaint old hotel. Great service and feels like home. The rooms are very comfortable with a kitchen and all the services you could ask for. It is on the lake and in a residential neighborhood very close to everything. Loved it and would recommend this hotel to anyone. Loved the experience. Came out with my wife... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Great food , Great Staff, Clean and timely perfect location close to everything Harbor , Museum of Art , Lots of dining in the are, close to the highway . We loved our stay. We rented bikes to cruise along side the lake . There is a great park to enjoy as well.

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Troy, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Great location on the northern end of the heart of downtown. Parking is going to be a challenge on the street, $18 per day for the street pass, (otherwise you have to move your car every 2 hours). Consider valet, (cost unknown). The lobby is old time and great, there is just no real place to sit of enjoy. The... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

i am old enough that I remember down town hotels in the 1950's. If that is what you are looking for, this hotel is perfect. Nothing has changed since at least 1953. The last time the rooms were redone was during the Eisenhower administration and not much was done then. The only way to change the temperature in the room... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I wish I could say more but with a busy schedule my time is limited. I did want to write a review though. This is definitely like no other hotel I have stayed at. It was wonderful! It is old but not outdated, the restaurant "The Knick" has AMAZING food, the staff were friendly and helpful and my rooms were... More 

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Gillett, Wisconsin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

A family emergency arose and they refused reimburse the cancellation charge for one of our rooms. I'm not a wealthy person this trip was supposed to be a treat for my kids so I was hurt pretty bad over it. Next trip to MKE we will go elsewhere.

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Louisville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

I stay here on business trips to Milwaukee about twice a year. It's a fabulous hotel with interesting architecture and perfectly maintained. Every room I've ever stayed in has been updated to include a small kitchen. The restaurant & bar is very nice and not too expensive. You can walk to the lake and the hotel is conveniently located. I... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Knickerbocker on the Lake

Address: 1028 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee > Downtown
Price Range: $149 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Knickerbocker on the Lake 3*
Number of rooms: 160
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Knickerbocker On The Lake Milwaukee
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