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The Edgewater

PricelineUSD 183*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Youngstown-Warren, OH
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Came here for a romantic getaway weekend and we had a beautiful time. The room was huge and very clean, with an immaculate bathroom. The bed was super comfortable. The view of the lake with floor to ceiling windows was gorgeous. Staff was friendly and helpful, and the location is perfect; being walking distance from most of the main attractions...

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Cranbrook, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent 2 nights here in a Terrace Lake view room. Room was excellent with a great bathroom with walk in shower. Staff were friendly and helpful. We ate one night in the restaurant, the food was good as was the view over the lake. Service was a little slow but no problem. The bar was lively and had a...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been staying at the Edgewater since it reopened in the winter of 2014. I just never get sick of that feeling of walking in the main lobby after I Valet my Car, Check out the Spectacular View and start the Journey of my check-in which always leaves me feeling special. Doesn't matter if it's the Deck, The State...

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asupinmadison, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear Brock B, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so happy to hear your experience is always a memorable one when you visit The Edgewater! We look forward to welcoming you again soon. All Our Best, Amy Supple, COO The Edgewater Team

Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I would have given this place an Excellent Rating but I did have the opportunity to eat the food. The accommodations were lovely, historic and comfortable. I would definitely stay at this place again given the chance. Nice place.

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asupinmadison, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear deborahZ6410SA, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback regarding your recent stay. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope next time you will have the opportunity to dine at one of our three restaurants. We look forward to welcoming you again soon to The Edgewater. All Our Best, Amy Supple,...

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Edgewater is a beautiful hotel with stunning views of Lake Mendota. The staff was very helpful and pleasant. Our room (we stayed in the Wisconsin building) had an absolutely gorgeous view of the lake. The location, near campus as well as all the great restaurants by the capital, was terrific

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asupinmadison, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear alco7, Thank you so much for your feedback. We are truly fortunate to be centrally located near the UW Madison campus as well as within walking distance to the Capitol and all downtown Madison has to offer! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your recent stay and the view from your room. We look forward to seeing you...

Davis, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We loved the hotel but were wondering why they skimped on the little things.....poor internet service, only one q tip (got more from the spa), substandard coffee offered with paper cups (where are the mugs), no tea offering, complimentary nail file was only 2' long. And a bigger thing, the Skybar is not open to the public :(

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asupinmadison, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear kwlovestravel, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. I apologize that there were issues with your in-room amenities, these concerns have been addressed with our management team to ensure guests have everything they need during their stay with us. Please do not hesitate to ask one of our reservations or front desk employees if you...

Waukesha Wi
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Top notch experience. Hotel is beautiful, views are beautiful. We will be back. It was a rainy cold weekend, but we were able to walk to activities, the capitol, shops and restaurants. Just a lovely time, we enjoyed our room looking out over the lake. Super comfy beds.

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asupinmadison, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear JillWaukeshaWi, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us and the views of Lake Mendota, despite the rain. It certainly is nice to be located so close to State Street and the Capitol, and when it is raining guests are always welcome to call our car service! We...

White Plains, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The Edgewater Hotel is such a wonderful place. Between the rooms, the lake views, the proximity to the university campus and the terrific staff, each stay here has been fabulous. Thank you, hotel staff, for making our visits so memorable.

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asupinmadison, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear wildhair8, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay over the UW Graduation weekend. We hope you will visit us again soon! All Our Best, Amy Supple, COO The Edgewater Team

Mesa, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at the Edgewater was a great experience. I visited for a brief time while on business. Every member of the staff I encountered was very nice and polite. The restaurant, Augie's Tavern was amazing! I recommend staying here for wonderful staff, beautiful views and awesome food!!

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asupinmadison, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear tbsheather, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased to hear you had a great stay with us while in Madison for business. We hope to welcome you again soon! All Our Best, Amy Supple, COO The Edgewater Team

Dubuque, Iowa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found a great price on priceline for a sunday and then they beat it by 10% when I called directly. Walked to State Street in about 5 minutes for shopping and bar hopping. Great view and excellent service. Got to tour the presidential suite while room service was cleaning it and it was simply amazing. But 42500 a night is...

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asupinmadison, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Dear Dave A, Thank you for your review. Our reservations team is always there to assist with direct bookings. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to explore State Street! We hope you will stay with us again soon on the shores of beautiful Lake Mendota. All Our Best, Amy Supple, COO...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Statehouse
The Statehouse
Cuisines: American
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Internet
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As Madison's first and only AAA Four Diamond property, The Edgewater is the proud revival of an historic hotel, right on the shores of Lake Mendota, adjacent to the University of Wisconsin and steps from the state Capitol, in the heart of downtown Madison. The restored property maintains the classic facade of its predecessor, now called The Langdon Building, and a new tower, The Wisconsin Building, all with completely new interiors, several restaurants, a magnificent spa, ballrooms, and a large plaza that connects both hotel guests and the public with the beautiful waters of the lake. The hotel has 202 guest rooms, the majority offering gorgeous lake views, including presidential suites and studios with kitchenettes. The Edgewater Spa provides fitness and personal training overlooking Lake Mendota, as well as full service, customized hair, makeup, nail services and relaxing massage. Restaurant options range from The Statehouse for distinctive dining, to The Boathouse, a bar and restaurant in the great Wisconsin tradition of casual waterfront spots, The Icehouse for very casual dining, and The Cafe, for coffee and lighter fare throughout the day. Meeting and banquet facilities range from The Grand Ballroom and Mendota Ballroom, both in the Wisconsin Building, to The Red Crown Club on top of the Langdon Building, offering versatility and spectacular views of Lake Mendota. The Plaza lies at the heart of The Edgewater between The Langdon Building and the Wisconsin Building, almost an acre, open to the public with regularly scheduled outdoor events, concerts and celebrations, converting in winter to a skating rink. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Edgewater

Address: 1001 Wisconsin Pl, Madison, WI 53703-1302
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Madison
Price Range: $232 - $900 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Edgewater 4.5*
Number of rooms: 202
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“Hotel is built on a hill. Check in is on the 6th floor. Also, hotel is a Historic Hotel of America.”
deborahrh87, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Our room in the Wisconsin building on the 12th floor had two balconies and great views.”
alco7, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“I stayed at the Lakeview King (?)- great lake view!”
tsbheather, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Over looking the lake, I am sure there is a mid range value but it was graduation week end. so it was luxury price,”
noreenm522, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“The lakefront rooms are lovely, we had a window that safely opened for fresh air and the sound of lake water hitting the stones below.”
rickwhitty, 16 May 2017 | Read review
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