I booked the queen queen deluxe for myself and two of my friends for a girls night out. The hotel was very elegant, without being too pretentious. While the room was beautiful and the beds were super comfy, it was also the hotel staff that made our stay so great. I have never received such amazing service. We arrived almost 5 hours before check-in, simply hoping to drop off our bags, but instead were greeted politely, and told that they had a room available for us to check into. That day and evening, we took full advantage of their FREE shuttle service that picked us up and dropped us off all over town. The drivers, Patrick and Frank, were fantastic!
The only thing I was not crazy about was the hotel's location. While it isn't far from the action, the neighborhood did not appear very safe, especially at night. Be prepared to utilize the free shuttle (runs until 11:30 pm), or pay for a cab (not expensive—it cost us $10 including tip to get from Water St. to the hotel). Overall, I would highly recommend staying at the Ambassador.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A shining example of true Art Deco style, the Ambassador Hotel provides an urban oasis near the heart of downtown Milwaukee. Discover a remarkable blend of modern amenities and 1920's Art Deco design. From the original marble floors and bronze elevator doors to the ornate plasterwork, every detail of the Ambassador Hotel is a testament to the bold beauty of Art Deco. Our spacious guest rooms share the same level of sophisticated decor. Guests enjoy luxurious bedding, HD smart elevisions and complimentary Internet access. Savor sumptuous global American cuisine in an upscale yet casual atmosphere at Envoy Restaurant & Lounge. Chef Michael Long crafts globally inspired innovative dishes made using fresh, local ingredients. But first, work up an appetite with a visit to our well-equipped fitness center that features cardio equipment with individual TV screens. Ready to explore all that downtown Milwaukee has to offer? Our complimentary shuttle service provides front door, red carpet service. Host your next social gathering in our Art Deco designed Embassy Room or host a corporate meeting that takes advantage of state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment in our Attache' Room. The Ambassador Hotel offers a variety of intimate event venues that can comfortably accommodate 20 to 80 people. Perfectly located on the west side of downtown Milwaukee near the Marquette University campus, our stylish hotel offers the perfect base for exploring the best attractions in the city. Catch a ball at a Milwaukee Brewers baseball game under Miller Park's retractable dome, attend a show in the Milwaukee Theatre District, tour the Miller Brewery or explore the Harley-Davidson Museum. If you have any questions about area attractions or need assistance arranging tours, please don't hesitate to ask our Guest Experience Manager. Reserve a room at the Ambassador Hotel during your next visit to Milwaukee and experience legendary customer service in extraordinary Art Deco style. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Ambassador Hotel Milwaukee