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Knickerbocker on the Lake

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
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“condo hotel”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

This old place is downtown, right on the lake, next to a park and a few blocks from a market. I stayed for business. Nice change to the typical business hotel. Full kitchen, big rooms, radiator heaters. Not the most convenient place, but worth the...More

Thank 455michaelvictor
Response from Lawrence R, General Manager at Knickerbocker on the LakeResponded 6 November 2015

Hi! I want to thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is only through guest feedback that we can improve on our services. I am glad you enjoyed your stay here! It is true - we do have kitchens in all...More

Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed one night in a standard queen room. It was a nice surprise to find a fully equipped kitchen, walk in closet and regular closet! Nicely updated room and decorated beautifully...very modern. I understand each room in the hotel is different and some aren't...More

Thank LynsO2010
Response from Lawrence R, General Manager at Knickerbocker on the LakeResponded 6 November 2015

Hi! I want to thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is only through guest feedback that we can improve on our services. I am glad you chose to stay at our hotel for your stay in Milwaukee. It sounds like...More

Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed one night at this establishment for a quick getaway to Milwaukee. The room we had was overpriced, small, and outdated. The carpet was stained with what appeared to be cigarette ashes, the walls were scuffed and the ceiling cracking. While we will be...More

5  Thank jonesy3113
Response from Lawrence R, General Manager at Knickerbocker on the LakeResponded 6 November 2015

Hi! I want to thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is only through guest feedback that we can improve on our services. I am glad you chose to stay at our hotel for a quick getaway in Milwaukee. As the...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Made reservation for 4 adults. Checked in on Friday went up to our room. To find room for 2 adults and maybe a small child. Called the front desk asked for a roll away bed so we didn't have to sleep on a hard wood...More

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Response from Lawrence R, General Manager at Knickerbocker on the LakeResponded 14 July 2015

Hi! I want to thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is only through guest feedback that we can improve on our services. Thank you for your kind words on the housekeeping staff. I will be sure to forward that information...More

Reviewed 6 July 2015

I stayed here during a holiday weekend and came away impressed by the hotel itself but disappointed by its management. The good: I was impressed by the room. It was much larger than expected and the full kitchen was very useful. It had window unit...More

Thank SGrobnik
Response from Lawrence R, General Manager at Knickerbocker on the LakeResponded 14 July 2015

Hi! Thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is only through guest feedback that we may improve upon our service. I am happy to hear that you were impressed by your room; The staff and I take great pride in our...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Refrigerator in room
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US$133 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Spa Hotel in Milwaukee
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$133 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Spa Hotel in Milwaukee
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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MsRiaL
8 January 2018|
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Response from Im_with_Bobo | Reviewed this property |
The rooms vary. They are clean, but generally older fixtures and finishes.
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L0gcabin
7 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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"Make sure to ask for a room away from the elevators."
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"great views, window air conditioners"
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"810 is a good one-bedroom suite with a partial view of downtown"
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