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The Iron Horse Hotel
Ranked #3 of 56 Hotels in Milwaukee
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 18 November 2010

I truly enjoyed my stay at the Iron Horse - the facility was beautiful and relaxing and the staff was polite and accomodating. I would definately stay here again and recommend this facility to others.

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Reviewed 16 November 2010

An enormous amount of planning and finance have gone into this warehouse make-over with excellent results! We had a corner room with large windows. The interiors include high ceilings exposed brick walls and ducting, original wood beams, murals and unique bathrooms. We viewed the Harley Davidson museum from our 3rd floor space. The common areas of this boutique hotel are large, open and very inviting. The bar area was busy and included a pool table. The main floor also has a library space that was well furnished and included a fireplace. We ate in the restaurant on Sunday morning where service and food quality were excellent.
On the downside we were given one hand towel for both towel changes over the weekend, the bedside clock does not light up and i think the shower could have been somewhat more user friendly.

  • Stayed: November 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 13 November 2010

The hotel itself is very cool, rustic and modern at the same time. Location is a bit odd but it appears they are trying to revitalize that area of downtown. Rooms and bathrooms were nice sized and comfortable.

  • Stayed: October 2010, travelled on business
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Reviewed 11 November 2010

I read about the Jack Daniels Biker Thursday nights in the Summer at the Iron Horse. Althoguh we weren't able to make it in the Summer, I opted to book a weekend getaway on our Harley for my husband and I (both in our early 50's). What a unique hotel! We love to stay at places with history and character and that's exactly what this place offered. In addition, the staff was friendly and very accommodating. The atmosphere, ambiance, service, food, staff, etc. were/went above and beyond. Would highly recommend for the biker and non-biker alike. Although it is a hotel that embraces and accommodate bikers, it is a class act and suitable for the business professional or top notch, seasoned traveler. Enjoy!

  • Stayed: October 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 November 2010

My husband and I are in our 50's. We travel to Milwaukee frequently- we love to get out of Chicago and come to the Casino and good food - great lakefront and zoo and museums. We have stayed at several hotels in the city and this by far is the best!
The staff was amazing- every detail is covered by this hotel. It is a fun atmosphere and everyone is very helpful. The staff was the best!
We stayed for 2 nights and next time we come - we will definitely be staying here again.
The only thing they need to work on is the breakfast in the morning - we ate there because we were told that the chef from dinner is responsible- but it was not good.
The dinner however, was AMAZING!!!!!!
Go to the Iron Horse... you will never want to stay anywhere else in Milwaukee!!!!!!

  • Stayed: November 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 9 November 2010

Most interesting Hotel I have ever stayed in, and I usually stay in 4 and 5 star Hotels. The service was incredible and rooms were the best, like a loft apartment. Never thought I would find a place like this in Milwaukee.

For a similar experience with dinner, check out "Roots" in addition to the Hotel Restaurant Smythe which is also excellent.

  • Stayed: November 2010, travelled on business
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Reviewed 1 November 2010

I did a 'sisters" weekend..there are four of us.. 3 from milwaukee and one flew in from S.C. the staff(so much fun) , the property, excellent! We had so much fun. the lobby was always happenin. What a beautiful property. I am with American Express Travel, and would highly recommend this to anyone, business or leisure. I cannot wait to come back. Thank you for such a wonderful time.

  • Stayed: October 2010
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Address: 500 W Florida St, Milwaukee, WI 53204-1534
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Region: United States > Wisconsin > Milwaukee > Walker's Point
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Milwaukee
#1 Spa Hotel in Milwaukee
#1 Luxury Hotel in Milwaukee
#2 Romantic Hotel in Milwaukee
#2 Family Hotel in Milwaukee
Price Range: £146 - £256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Iron Horse Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 100
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Iron Horse Hotel is Milwaukee's most chic and sophisticated property - the transformation of a 100-year-old downtown warehouse into a modern luxury boutique hotel. As the industry's first upscale hotel geared for business travelers and motorcycle enthusiasts alike, The Iron Horse Hotel meets the distinct needs of both corporate and leisure guests with its special services, unparalleled amenities and 100 loft-style guest rooms. ... more   less 
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