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The Pfister Hotel

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Reviewed 6 August 2015

First time at hotel...staff (especially DiMarco, bellman) were incredibly friendly to us and really wanted to share information with my husband and I after asking if we had been to Milwaukee before (we hadn't). We were totally taken care of in every way. Lobby Bar is fun, restaurants on property were really good (no need to leave!) rooms were modern...

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Karen for the great review! It was great to see that Dimarco was able to truly showcase our service culture! Great tip for others on the Club Lounge! We will see you back soon!

Homewood, Illinois
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Fantastic brunch, lovely art decorating the halls. Old, opulent hotel with excellent service. We had the art package which included a bottle of wine, free self parking,$40 for food, and tickets to the art museum. Thought it was an excellant value. Would return in a flash.

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you 'Christophvon' for taking advantage of our Art of Milwaukee Package! It was a true pleasure to have you as our guest and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Chicago
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Besides being a lovely grand hotel, it's also consistent. The management and staff must be applauded because it's obvious they choose personnel based on how they treat people and I have to say...when people treat you nice, you want to treat them nice right back. Thank you for that Pfister. As for the hotel, itself, it's grand (still haven't found...

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you 'Mike16Chicago' for taking the time to review your experience! We will see you back soon... and this time a Spa visit is in your future!

Saint John, Indiana
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Stayed in a tower room on the 20th floor, room 2014. You have a partial view of the skyline and the lake. The room was clean and the shower was very nice (no tub). The common spaces in the hotel are beautiful.

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 out of 5 review! It was great to have you stay with us! As you mentioned; the views from our 20th floor are amazing! We hope to have you back soon!

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Our family just spent a long weekend in Milwaukee for a friends wedding and we stayed at the Pfister. I've been lucky enough to stay at some really great hotels during my travels but this has to be one of the best anywhere...this is a 5 star hotel with lots of history. By-the-way the art collection in this historic hotel...

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you 'CRLoveToTravel' for such a great review! From the sounds of things you were truly able to make the most of the experience! The Club lounge is a great addition to any guest room! As mentioned; if you are able to find a room available on one of our Club Floors than you are truly making the most of...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Such a beautiful experience to have stayed at the Pfister. Everything was perfect, including the quality of food when we ordered room service after a long day in the city. I would highly recommend a visit here to experience the history and architecture of the original Pfister hotel. They did add an addition and the connection is nearly seemless on...

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review and recommendation to others to take in some of our amazing Victorian Era Art Collection! The art goes throughout the hotel as you mentioned. By sure to stop by our Concierge desk for a tour on your next visit!

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Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

I haven't been to a hotel for years and it brought back some great memories . Beautiful old hotel with lots of history. Good service and helpful staff . I picked the Harley Davidson package as part of my stay . Looking forward to heading there today Would I return Yes indeed

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you psb21972 for staying with us! It was great to see that you were able to take advantage of one (of many) packages available on our website. We hope you enjoyed the Harley Museum and we look forward to seeing you again!

Fayetteville, Arkansas
Reviewed 28 July 2015

I want to start off by saying, I have reviewed this hotel 2 other times and for the 3rd time this place never fails us. It was perfect from beginning to end. Our children joined us this trip and their fist thought was, it is waaaay better than they thought it would be. We allowed them to take advantage of...

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank You 'Sharlisa' for the great review and for allowing us to play host for this most recent family vacation! Please reach out to me upon your next return; we will do our best to top this most recent stay! Have a great rest of the Summer!

Leawood, Kansas
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We loved this hotel so much, we extended our stay. The hotel was sold out, but the management was flexible enough to make it work without us having to change rooms. Everything about this hotel was top notch. The service was great every where we went. You must stay here if you find yourself in Milwaukee!

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you 'PammyC22'! We don't like to leave either! We will see you back soon!

Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

I have been having a wonderful experience on this hotel for the fourth time!!! The design, the service it's wonderful!!! the view and the drinks from the bar are really good! I personally recommend to everyone this Hotel!!! I will be Back definitely next time I'll be in Wisconsin.

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DRUSCH_BRANDON, Manager at The Pfister Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Spir0M for the continued support! It was a pleasure to host you again for the most recent visit; and we look forward to many more to come!

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pfister Hotel, built in 1893 has been the premier downtown Milwaukee hotel for over a century, and continues to celebrate a tradition of gracious service and impeccable style. From the moment you arrive, you'll notice the extraordinary architecture, and a welcoming ambiance marked by a priceless Victorian art collection which rivals that of any hotel in the world. The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee has received accolades as being the best of downtown Milwaukee hotels since it opened. We are proud of our AAA Four-Diamond Award and membership in two of our industry's leading organizations: Historic Hotels of America and Preferred Hotels & Resorts Worldwide. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Pfister Hotel

Address: 424 E Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee > Downtown
Price Range: $253 - $430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Pfister Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 307
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Also Known As:
Pfister Hotel Milwaukee
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Milwaukee
#2 Luxury Hotel in Milwaukee
#2 Spa Hotel in Milwaukee
#3 Romantic Hotel in Milwaukee
#7 Business Hotel in Milwaukee
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“Tower rooms are nicely appointed. Have also stayed in the historic section. Those rooms were also very nice.”
gvuckov, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms that face the lake are spectacular, a view not to be missed!”
  • King bed.
  • Desk near window.
  • Lovely vanity.
  • Shower facility.
  • One view out of the room.
sheilal956, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Old section is huge and quiet.”
gavalex, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The tower rooms, 21 through 22, south/ east side , facing the Lake.”
shorewindscottage, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay in the tower, stay below the 7th floor”
369berniew, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
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