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Knickerbocker on the Lake

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  • Excellent30%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
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Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Concierge
Spa
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
3 Star Hotel
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1028 E Juneau Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-2933
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11.2 km to General Mitchell Airport
14 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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29 Jul.30 Jul.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for Summerfest in Milwaukee. Obviously this hotel is dated but pretty cool! A two bedroom suite for $300 is a deal. The doors on the rooms are the original doors from 1925. The lobby is originl floors too!

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This hotel is stunning from the grand entrance to the room and it is within walking distance (if you like to walk up to a mile) of Brady Street and Lakeside Brewery. The staff were friendly and room was clean. Note that they charge extra...More

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Response from Lawrence R, General Manager at Knickerbocker on the LakeResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for staying with us. We work hard to make our guests happy and appreciate your feedback!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found it a bit haunted, and creepy. We checked in, got ready for the evening out. We left the bathroom light on to see where we were going once we returned. We came back at 11pm and the light was off. Their were a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group had gone to dinner at a local pub in the third ward district and after driving around looking at the sights we decided to stop for a night cap. The patio was pretty full as it was a beautiful night to be outside....More

Thank DaisyPatch1970
Response from Lawrence R, General Manager at Knickerbocker on the LakeResponded 1 week ago

Hi DaisyPatch1970! I will forward the feedback over to the restaurant - they're a separate entity on-site, but we work closely together! I'm glad to hear that you had a good time. Thank you!

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed here with friends in a two bedroom suite. We were removed from the hotel at 3am for “being too loud.” After we were asked to keep our volume down, which only involved us playing a game of cards, most of our group went to...More

2  Thank timcdorr
Response from Lawrence R, General Manager at Knickerbocker on the LakeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tim, I waited to respond to your review until your BBB complaint and credit card dispute had both come to a determination by third-parties with no vested interest in the events that occurred during your stay. According to our records, after our phone call...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
USD 114 - USD 296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Spa Hotel in Milwaukee
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 114 - USD 296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Spa Hotel in Milwaukee
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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MsRiaL
9 January 2018|
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Response from drtbw11 | Reviewed this property |
Some are older and can get a bit "spooky/eerie" late at night. Staying alone @ night my mind, eyes, and other senses can get the best of me...lol (Take a loved one or friend with you) It's a beautiful historic hotel, and I... More
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L0gcabin
8 January 2017|
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Response from HGML | Reviewed this property |
Its going to cost you $18 for an access card which gives you 24 hour access to the hotel's car park. Sometimes the barrier is not closed, and you can get in and out without paying, but if you do that, you risk getting locked... More
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