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Grayslake, United States
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This hotel is the only hotel located in downtown Kenosha on the water. This reason and it's friendly staff is the only thing that makes this hotel stand out everything else about it is standard. The breakfast is that of a typical Holiday Inn express or typical Best Western hotel nothing different. With this location and price they would do...

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Beloit, Wisconsin
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was a family trip, quiet hotel close to attractions. The morning breakfast had a huge selection for all to enjoy. Very modern décor and quiet rooms for sleeping. We went to nearby casino and hotel was easy to find when we traveled back late at night.

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Thank Kathymoa
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The view of the harbor is beautiful. Front desk check in (late at night) was very friendly and helpful. Walking distance to some good restaurants. Breakfast was good, but ran out of a few things, always a line up for the waffle maker. Had an issue with ants in the room.

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Thank Judy P
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The hotel was ok. It is on the Harbour. The bed was so-so soft and lumpy. The breakfast was also so-so. There are some bars in the area and you could see Lake Michigan from the property. Might be nice if you did a fishing charter. Nice park close, but not a row of shops or anything of that sort.

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Thank Debbie W
Chicago, United States
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We brought a friend and her children over Labor Day weekend to stay at the Best Western Harborside Inn in Kenosha with us. We have stayed there many times and love it because of its proximity to Lake Michigan and the wonderful courteous staff there. The rooms are always clean and tidy and the free breakfast in the morning is...

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Thank Teresa J
Monmouth, United States
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Good accommodations, comfortable bed, clean and accessible to the harbor / lake. One elevator in the entire building for guest use. Be prepared to take the stairs most of the time. Breakfasts are just okay. When the rooms are sales priced the value of this is good.

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Thank George S
Indianapolis, United States
Reviewed 6 September 2016

overall place was dirty and had spilled coffee in hallway, which was still there two days later (dried). Initially TV didn't work. Fixed my self. Phone didn't ever work. Changed WiFi password on second night and didn't bother telling me. When I asked what was wrong (after walking to front desk because, you guessed it, phone didn't work) was told...

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Thank Mitch A
Northfield
Reviewed 6 September 2016

the room was great and staff and amenities were excellent. I was in the area for a fishing trip with friends We all enjoyed the hotel and staff. We caught a lot of salmon and lake trout which was a blast. I would recommend this hotel to anyone staying in the area.

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Thank Jim J
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed here two years ago too in a very good spot right by the harbour in walking distance to the town and some very nice pubs/ restaurants around staff very helpful would recommend family's to stay good museums in walking distance to ..

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Thank Peter B
Chicago, IL
Reviewed 31 August 2016

My husband and I planned a return trip to Kenosha, WI our hometown and picked Best Western Harborside Inn because of its location. Located on the harbor of Lake Michigan and literally in the hub of downtown Kenosha. Easy access to restaurants, bars, music, trains going to Chicago (within walking distance from the hotel), buses, farmers markets and shopping. The...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our unique downtown Kenosha, Wisconsin hotel is ideally located on the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan between Milwaukee and Chicago. Harborside Inn and Kenosha Conference Center is ideal for family adventures, romantic getaways and business travels alike. Harborside Inn and Kenosha Conference Center is Kenosha's only lakefront hotel and is conveniently located to several Kenosha attractions and businesses ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harborside Inn & Kenosha Conference Center

Address: 5125 6th Ave, Kenosha, WI 53140-3403 (Formerly BEST WESTERN Harborside Inn & Kenosha Conference Center)
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Kenosha
Price Range: €80 - €120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Harborside Inn & Kenosha Conference Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 111
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Also Known As:
Best Western Harborside Inn And Kenosha Conference Center
Best Western Harborside Inn & Kenosha Hotel Kenosha
Best Western Kenosha
Kenosha Best Western
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“Look elsewhere. But if you stay here, make sure that the smoke/fire alarm is working.”
 of 5 bubbles Rose1920, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing on the lake...........beautiful view 24/7.”
 of 5 bubbles mikek228, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for harbor side though they may charge extra. Upper floor rooms have better views but the elevator is slow.”
 of 5 bubbles danep878, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Harbor view is more scenic (than brick walls and parking lot)”
 of 5 bubbles LouiseAnn2014, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles SanibelMimi, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
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