We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Holiday Inn Port Washington

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

216 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 215: English reviews
Start your review of Holiday Inn Port Washington
 Click to rate
Guangzhou, China
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very kind staff at checkin. Rooms are a little dated as is the hotel itself. This is not five star luxury, but it is a clean good size room with a comfortable bed. Good views from the room as the hotel backs onto the inlet and you have views to the open lake. Best feature of the hotel is the...

Thank barry_Mc65
R T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at the Holiday Inn of Port Washington. I agree we have great views of Lake Michigan from our rooms Thanks for the kind words about our bar Hope you come back soon

Stickney, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was great. It is an older hotel but very well maintained. The view from our room were incredible. I woke up every morning to a view of the Port. They were very friendly to our dog and only charged a $25 per stay fee. There was a small restaurant and bar on the lower lever which was very...

Thank Diana W
Bristol, WI
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We arrived at the Harborside for a winter getaway only to notice that it was swarming with high school sports teams. We were concerned about the noise level, but the desk clerk (correctly) assured me she would quickly address any issues that arose. The room itself was clean, well presented and had a great view. The mattress was firm, the...

Thank sloomis31
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

The overall quality of the room was good. Room was clean etc. I'm not sure who had the idea to put tables and chairs in the hallway right next to some of the rooms, but, wow. You don't really want to encourage drunk people staying at the hotel to congregate in the halls at 2AM and piss off your other...

Thank Allison M
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Port Washington, responded to this review

Dear Allison M, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to write a review. I appreciate to see your positive comments about the cleanliness of the room. I am however, very sorry for the inconvenience caused by the noise disturbance during your stay. This is certainly not at par with our usual high standards and level of...

Reviewed 10 January 2017

My friend and I stayed at the Holiday Inn in Port Washington in early January. We had a bayside room where we had great lake views and lots of birds to see--geese, common mergansers, red-breasted mergansers, goldeneyes, gulls, and more! Because of the frigid conditions, the steam on the lake made for some beautiful scenes! If you want rooms with...

1Thank Martha K
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We came to Port for Christmas. We decided to stay here mainly because of the pool. We were visiting our 2 yr old grandson. We have a pool at home so swimming is something he loves to do with us so why not stay where we can go swimming, right? Yuck. The pool was so cloudy, you couldn't see the...

Thank Bev L
Dodgeville, Wisconsin
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Had a a couple good nights at the hotel on our 20th anniversary. Room was clean and well maintained. We did a fishing charter and it was a easy walk to the dock from the hotel. Then we went out for dinner down the street later that night. Overall a nice and convenient place to saty.

Thank Jeff L
Ida, Michigan
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The staff is always friendly upon check in. Being a status member, I always look to upgrade to the lake view rooms. Soothing sounds of water at night is the best way to fall asleep while on the road! This is a moderately priced clean hotel in the heat of Port Washington. Everything is within a few minute walk. Parking...

Thank John A
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 27 October 2016

If you want to visit Port Washington, this is an excellent place to stay. Request a waterview room. I love the location. Once you park your car, you don't need to use it again till your visit is done. Everything is walking distance from marina, restaurants, shopping. The staff was wonderful. There was a slight problem when we first checked...

Thank bloggerkeeper
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I loved the location and the town but the hotel needs some updating . also the towns around it are tourist towns and you just drive from one town to the other with out many miles in between. It was a fun town if it was not for the location I would have given it even a lower score. Our...

Thank conniem461

111 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (81)
View from Room (9)
Room/Suite (14)
Bathroom (4)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Other (45)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (30)
Room/Suite (18)
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Dining (3)
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Port Washington
2.8 km away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Port Washington
8.8 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Grafton
13.9 km away
Washington House Inn
Washington House Inn
#1 of 1 in Cedarburg
691 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
9.0 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites. Grafton-Milwaukee
20.7 km away
Baymont Inn & Suites Mequon Milwaukee Area
29.0 km away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Germantown
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Harborview Port Washington Hotel,, located just 20 miles North of downtown Milwaukee on the shore of Lake Michigan. There are no other Wisconsin destinations that can offer the same sort of East-coast, New England-like charm. The Holiday Inn Harborview is one of the few Lake Michigan harbortown hotels in Wisconsin, offering a unique & charming boutique hotel experience. All guests are sure to appreciate the convenience of being adjacent to the Port Washington Marina, downtown shops & boutiques and some of the finest restaurants in the Milwaukee area including our very own Rusty Anchor Saloon & Eatery! For nearby recreation we are one of the only Port Washington, Milwaukee, Cedarburg, Mequon and Grafton area hotels near: charter fishing on Lake Michigan (3 boats on property), Interurban Bike Trail (starts on property), Elkhart Lake Road America and Kohler Wisconsin. In addition, being one of the few Cedarburg area hotels, many guests will take the short 8-mile trip to experience the Cedar Creek Winery & antique shops in historic downtown Cedarburg. For corporate travelers, the hotel is conveniently located near WE Energies Port Washington Power Plant, Concordia University, Charter Steel, SKF, Simplicity, Allen Edmonds, Tecumseh, Leggett & Platt, Columbia St. Mary s and Kleen Test Products. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Port Washington

Address: 135 East Grand Ave, Port Washington, WI 53074
Region: United States > Wisconsin > Port Washington
Price Range: €95 - €168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Port Washington 3*
Number of rooms: 96
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, IHG, Hotels.com, Expedia and Priceline so you can book your Holiday Inn Port Washington reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Port Washington Hotel Port Washington
Port Washington Holiday Inn
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Holiday Inn Port Washington staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Holiday Inn Port Washington staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“1st and 2nd floors are pet friendly. Stay on the Port side and the views are fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles 859dianaw, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose the lake view rooms if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles johnaS6170FP, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for waterview. Rooms that face street will be more noisy”
 of 5 bubbles bloggerkeeper, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“get one on the waterfront side”
 of 5 bubbles conniem461, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lake or harbor view is the best.”
 of 5 bubbles christophersF7895YO, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5