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"I enjoyed being on the river. The elevator needed a deep cleaning as it appeared to have dirt issues. The staff were helpful and friendly. " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 15 Jun 2022

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Hotel Description

3-star hotel near University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Glendale stay

A stay at this Glendale hotel places you within 3 miles (5 km) of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and 6 miles (10 km) of Fiserv Forum. Milwaukee School of Engineering is within 6 miles (10 km) and Henry W. Maier Festival Park is within 9 miles (15 km).

Business services

This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 7 conference rooms, as well as the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the 24-hour gym and perks like free self parking.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$139* Per night/room Sep 25 - Sep 26

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, River View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 2 Twin Beds, Accessible (Roll-In Shower)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, River View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront, an IHG Hotel ratings based on 13 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.8 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront, an IHG Hotel

Everyone (5) Couples (4) Family (6)
3 out of 5
I enjoyed being on the river. The elevator needed a deep cleaning as it appeared to have dirt issues. The staff were helpful and friendly.

Posted by on Jun 15, 2022

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Jun 15, 2022 by .

Thank you for staying with us. Glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to having you visit again. Thank you for the feedback.

4 out of 5
Quiet location.

Posted by , from WARRENVILLE on Jun 13, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 16, 2022 by Front Desk

Thanks for staying with us. Glad you enjoyed the stay and we look forward to having you back soon

4 out of 5
Fire alarm went off at 7:30am.

Posted by on Dec 10, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jan 21, 2022 by Jessica

Thank you so much for your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront and taking the time to leave us a review. Your feedback is important in helping us better meet traveler needs. These types of comments are something we take very seriously and have already shared with the management team to make sure they are attended to. I am hopeful that we have the opportunity to welcome you back so we can show you that what you experienced is not the norm at our property.

5 out of 5
Clean, friendly, welcoming.

Posted by on Oct 17, 2021

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Oct 18, 2021 by Jessica (Rooms Division Manager)

Thank you for your feedback

1 out of 5
Well, I didn’t get to stay here because YOUR company overbooked it! I showed up after driving for 9 hours and they were over sold and I didn’t get a room. I had to sleep in my car.

Posted by , from fox point on Sep 21, 2021

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Sep 23, 2021 by Jessica (Rooms Division Manager)

Thank you for your feedback! So sorry for the inconvenienced due to over booking.

2 out of 5
Property was on a river i like that. Only problem was no early check-in and after check-in i didn't get the room i was check into with a view of the river .

Posted by on Aug 13, 2021

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Sep 6, 2021 by Karen

Thank you foryour comments

3 out of 5
The room was clean and spacious, everything worked. I think they need a better pressure shower head.

Posted by on Sep 20, 2020

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Oct 18, 2020 by Karen

Thank you for your response.

5 out of 5
We stay here at least 3 times a year and really love the location and awesome staff and amenities

Posted by on Nov 17, 2019

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Nov 18, 2019 by General Manager

Thank you for returning once more to Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront as it is the best compliment we could receive! We are glad you continue to enjoy our location, staff, amenities, and everything we have to offer. It is always a pleasure to welcome you for another visit with us, and we look forward to serving you whenever your travels bring you back to Milwaukee. Sincerely, Mat Meadows, General Manager

4 out of 5
The rooms were nice and the room was close by the pool for Mr grandchildren.

Posted by on Nov 4, 2019

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Nov 5, 2019 by General Manager

Thank you for the nice review of the Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront. We are pleased to know how much you liked your guest room! We want your stay with us to feel like home and be as comfortable as possible. We appreciate your kind review and hope to welcome you back soon. Sincerely, Mat Meadows, General Manager

4 out of 5
On the river and had an outdoor fireplace, grounds were clean as well as the hotel.

Posted by on Oct 21, 2019

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Oct 22, 2019 by General Manager

Thank you for sharing your experience at Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront and highlighting the excellent features of our property. We are delighted you enjoyed our location on the banks of the Milwaukee River and had a great time relaxing at the patio lounge. It was a pleasure having you as our guest, and we hope to see you the next time you are in town. Sincerely, Mat Meadows, General Manager

About the Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront, an IHG Hotel

Location 4700 N Port Washington Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53212

Property Features

Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront, an IHG Hotel offers its guests an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. There are 7 meeting rooms available. A terrace, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at the business-friendly Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront, an IHG Hotel. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Milwaukee hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 160 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 7500 sq ft of conference space
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront, an IHG Hotel offers 160 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with hydromassage showerheads, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Milwaukee hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered on request and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Pillow options
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

The Anchorage - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 24-hour fitness center.

  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests booked in breakfast included rate plans receive breakfast for up to 2 adults who are sharing a guestroom. Breakfast fees apply for additional guests.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 50.00 per pet, per stay
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 50 lbs)
  • Food and water bowls and an off-leash area are available
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve access to the heated pool

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve access to the heated pool. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Carte Blanche, Eurocard, and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Pets allowed in specific rooms only
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Staffed front desk
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • Heated pool access (reservations required)
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Smoke detector
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Clean Promise (IHG)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Children stay free
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Number of children who can stay free - 3
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 25.00 per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 12.95 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.