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Knickerbocker on the Lake

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

First, to check in, there's no where to park. We put our hazards on and parked in a No parking zone to go check in. Once inside, very small check in counter. The young woman behind the counter, (who we think just may live here), greeted us warmly. However during check in conversation she seemed to have a lot of...

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Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful Milwaukee condo hotel on Lake Michigan. One bedroom suite with separate kitchen and living room. Very clean. Very friendly and helpful staff. Good location to downtown Milwaukee. Nice bar and restaurant. Also took advantage of the Knick Spa. Fabulous. Highly recommend.

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We visited Milwaukee to see our daughter who lives and works here. On a recommendation from a friend, we booked the Knickerbocker on the Lake for three nights. We couldn't have chosen a better place to stay. Walking down the canopy covered entrance way, our eyes widened as we took in the 1930's original inlaid marble floors, crystal chandeliers and...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We love renovated, art deco style hotels. But we had never tried the Knickerbocker. Our daughter was in Milwaukee for a conference and so we chose the Knickerbocker because of it's proximity to our favorite restaurant, the Lake Park Bistro. The lobby is tastefully refurbished, quiet and elegant, with low-level lighting that puts you in a calm state right away....

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1Thank JAP1952
USA
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I was looking for a room downtown during the peak summer season. The other hotels I had considered were so pricey and being originally from Milwaukee, I knew weren't really worth it. I happened upon the Knickerbocker and was able to get a 1 bedroom suite for less than what I would get an average King bed for at other...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I stayed in room 308 on November 12, 2016. I purchased a suite thinking that it would be better than a regular room. Unfortunately, there were visible stains on the carpet and the toilet seat had a large crack in it. While the public rooms are nice, my guest room was way below acceptable standards.

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2Thank glennrharris323
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I stay at numerous hotels throughout he country every year. Had very high hopes for the Knickerbocker this past July. Was looking forward to a good family trip to my home town of Milwaukee. Location downtown near Lake Michigan and size of rooms (actually converted apartments) was very attractive. Unfortunately, was likely the worst hotel we have stayed at in...

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2Thank EdBWFB
Hillsboro, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 2 November 2016

My wife and I were going to a concert at the riverside theatre and wanted to stay in the downtown area. The place is absolutely beautiful with an old world charm that is hard to describe. We dealt with a couple different staff members and everyone was friendly and helpful the entire time we were there. The room had a...

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

The old world charm and lakefront location can't be beat . Room was a 1 bedroom (#810) with a super comfy king bed and nicely appointed kitchen area , nice views of downtown, and a great helpful staff made my weekend stay very enjoyable .I Would definitely stay again :) ps The Knick restaurant in house has great food and...

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Absolutely loved the quaintness of this hotel and the vintage style accommodations. Beautiful location near the lake with nice dining choices nearby. Rooms were very spacious and while we only stayed one night for an event, this would be a place to stay for an extended period of time as it has a full kitchen and nice seating area. The...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Knickerbocker on the Lake

Address: 1028 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee > Downtown
Price Range: €109 - €196 (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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“Rooms away from the elevators are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles HGML, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room was near elevator, but the only noise we noticed was from people talking in the hall.”
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