$89 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Sep 6, 2015 Check-out: Sep 8, 2015

Hilton Milwaukee City Center

3 stars
View map of 509 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53203

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
3.7
out of 5
71 reviews
Summerfest trip

Beautiful hotel, friendly staff, and perfect location! See full review

  • Jason S.
  • Feb 9, 2015
Great location for Summerfest/fesitvals

The Hilton is right on the bus route for Summerfest and other festivals on the lakefront. The bar... See full review

  • JenP5
  • Jul 23, 2014
Located in the heart of downtown Milwaukee, WI, the Hilton Milwaukee City Center hotel puts you in easy reach of some of Milwaukee's most popular attractions. The theater district is on this Milwaukee hotel's doorstep, as is the Bradley Center, home of the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks. Minutes from Wisconsin's highways and nine miles from General Mitchell International Airport (MKE), the largest of downtown Milwaukee hotels is an easy commute from almost any location. Built in 1927 in classic Art Deco style, Hilton Milwaukee City Center provides an elegant venue for your stay or event. Relax in a guest room at Hilton Milwaukee City Center which features the best of modern comfort and technology. Executive rooms come with pull-out sofa sleepers, making a great option for families or groups. For a special occasion, upgrade to The Governor’s Suite. Accessible rooms are available. Start the day the right way with breakfast at The Café and order your favorite coffee from Starbucks® in the lower lobby. The Monarch Lounge offers an opportunity to stay connected or socialize over cocktails in a relaxing atmosphere. At dinner, dry aged steaks come seared to your preference in the Milwaukee Chophouse. Catch a game with a friendly crowd of locals, 20 craft burgers and 20 draft beers at The Miller Time

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Amenities

  • WiFi
General
Pet friendly
Activities
Exercise gym
Dining
Restaurant
Services
Business center
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Accessibility
Wheel chair access

Nearby points of interest

  • U.S. Cellular Arena: 0.2 mi
  • BMO Harris Bradley Center: 0.3 mi
  • Bradley Center Arena: 0.4 mi
  • Miller Park: 2.8 mi

Dining

Restaurant
onsite

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
3:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

Ratings and reviews for Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Overall score

3.7 / 5
5.01.0
71 out of 71
Amenities:
3.6
Cleanliness:
4.2
Hotel staff:
4.1
Comfort:
4
Location:
4.2
Value:
3.5

83% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
gatito
Couples
N/A
Aug 26, 2015

Couple trip

It was ok, the service in the restaurant area not good it all

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
JeffW.
Couples
Chicao
Aug 18, 2015

Overall Good Experience

Stayed at the Hilton City Center for a night and had a pretty good first experience there. Overall, the location is perfect for anything you want to do in the downtown Milwaukee area. Not a terrible walk over to riverwalk and Third Ward for bars/restaurants. If it wasn't for Orbucks I probably wouldn't have booked at the price it was at (350+ for a Saturday night) so seems like the place would be a little steep - who knows, could have just been everything going on in/around Milwaukee that weekend. Would consider this place again if the prices were reasonable (without Orbucks).

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
ed otto
Couples
Brentwood
Jun 25, 2015

Concert Quick Trip

The hotel is nice, but a bit dated. My wife and I came for a concert at the Rivercenter and it was very easy to walk to the venue. The late night bar was great. Self parking was a bit expensive.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Jason S.
Friends
Geneva
Feb 9, 2015

Summerfest trip

Beautiful hotel, friendly staff, and perfect location!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Friends

Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
JenP5
Couples
Oak Park, IL
Jul 23, 2014

Great location for Summerfest/fesitvals

The Hilton is right on the bus route for Summerfest and other festivals on the lakefront. The bar in the hotel is a great amenity as well.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Couples

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Walk north on Wisconsin one block to Build your own Burger/breakfast for great food.

Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Molzy
Family
Green Bay, WI
Jul 7, 2014

summerfest

The staff was wonderful. The summerfest bus line was right outside and affordable. Great experience. We will be booking it next time me go to summerfest.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Family

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

Summerfest

Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
jcw cg
Couples
Chicago
May 12, 2014

Old hotel showing it's age.

Peeling woodwork, window that would't close completely, burn mark in curtain, air conditioning not effective, Sunday Brunch items were not at a proper temperature, just not a very well maintained property.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
2
Comfort:
1
Location:
3
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Couples

Dining tip: In Hotel

Don't eat here, don't stay here. Too many other places to stay at or dine at instead of getting duped because of the brand name associated with this hotel.

Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Shdevils1
Family
Pulaski Wisconsin
Mar 13, 2014

Wonderful one night stay

Hotel was beautiful, staff was very attentive to our needs. Tons of parking for a price charged right to your room. Only thing that's was wrong with our stay was the temperature of our room it was incredibly HOT tried adjusting thermostat did not work. The Millertime pub had a great atmosphere, also the cafe for breakfast was delicious could have a larger selection for the price we paid. We will be booking with the hilton again in June .

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Family

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

Close to Brady St.

Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Nomad56
Couples
Beloit WI
Feb 24, 2014

Great,except...

The only complaint I have with this hotel, is that the room was not the same as the picture. We stayed in a junior suite, and the one in the picture shows a fridge & microwave. There were none in the room. Everything else was as described.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Couples

Dining tip: In Hotel

Chop House

Review of Hilton Milwaukee City Center

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
SummerfestVisitor
Couples
Chicago, IL
Jul 8, 2013

Great

Great hotel, great staff. Recommended. Great access to Summerfest.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Couples

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