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Knickerbocker on the Lake

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Ocala, Florida
Reviewed 10 April 2014 via mobile

I used to stay here for business. Weird hotel. Kind of place you would think is haunted. It's overpriced and definitely not your typical hotel. Overall I never really had any problems and it was always clean. I guess if you want something unique then I recommend this place.

1Thank Limes77
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 10 March 2014

I used to live just up the street, & this location is one of the best you can get for downtown. I really liked the historic nature of the hotel - lovely lobby, even the hotel room doors have character (used to serve as laundry pick-up spots in the olden days). The old fashioned bathroom was small but cute -...

2Thank WItravelingirl
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 5 January 2014

The hotel is perfectly located between Downtown and Eastside Milwaukee, Clean rooms.. The Lobby can be improved. corridors carpets needs to be changed as it does look old and dated. otherwise an excellent choice to be in downtown Milwaukee.

2Thank MJ682014
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Great boutique hotel. Clean and comfortable and great staff. Associated with a restaurant I have reviewed before which is also awesome. Bathrooms are a little small for my 6 foot plus brother but they came is late for my daughter's wedding and the staff made them feel so at home. My sister had stayed at another hotel in town which...

Thank glmorrisiii
Reviewed 20 October 2013

We spent one Saturday night at this wonderful historic hotel with modern amenities. 6 of us in a roomy 2 bedroom apartment with full kitchen. Spent time catching up in the large living room with Flat screen TV and made some of our own appetizers in the microwave and oven, with cocktails before heading out to bars and restaurants within...

2Thank OCKaren
Reviewed 16 October 2013

My husband and I stayed here because a block of rooms were reserved for a wedding we were attending. The first impression of the hotel is that it is very nice. I walked through the main entrance and looked for the registration desk. There are signs, so I followed them, which led me to a teeny tiny built-in counter with...

2Thank one4wanderlust
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 October 2013

My husband and I were planning a weekend getaway and we decided on the the Knickerbocker. The pictures on their website looked great, so we booked it for Friday and Saturday. When we walked in the hotel it seemed charming, but when we got to our suite not so. The room's are very run down and need updating. The bathroom...

1Thank Donna A
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 11 September 2013

If you are looking for great hotel services, this is not it! If you like the feel of staying in your Aunt Mary's apartment in Milwaukee, this is perfect. A little shabby but serviceable. The baths could use some updating as could the furnishings. The housekeeping services are spotty, you can get everything you need if you ask but the...

1Thank FunTravelerForSure
Rock Island, Illinois
Reviewed 11 September 2013

I often stay at the Knickerbocker when I visit my son in Milwaukee. Every time I've gone, the staff has been friendly and attentive, the rooms clean and the atmosphere... I feel like I've stepped back in time to an era when gentlemen tipped their bowler hats to ladies wearing long white gloves. This is a classic city hotel with...

1Thank DaisyJaneIowa
Reviewed 5 September 2013

We booked our room at The Knickerbocker because there were literally no other rooms available in Milwaukee due to the NML convention in town. The photos on line looked good so we decided to take a chance. Don't be fooled. The photos do not represent the property accurately. As we made our way to our room and got off the...

3Thank L J J

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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Knickerbocker on the Lake

Address: 1028 E Juneau Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-2933
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee > Downtown
Price Range: $172 - $308 (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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“Some construction noise outside so I just turned on the fan. Not a big deal!”
stephaniehQ6283OM, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“Parking is limited......so if you can dont rent a car.....UBER”
mt6820, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Unable to comment as friend booked”
Keith-Clan, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you confirm which type of room they are giving you before you go upstairs”
Moises_Norena, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms away from the elevators are quieter.”
HGML, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
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