MILWAUKEE IS HOME.
HERE, WE DON'T DISAPPOINT.
SO ENJOY THE RIDE.

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Pop-Up Art
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R-E-L-A-X
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Posted 10.20.19

*Walker's Point is named after Milwaukee founding father, George Walker, who was described as portly, cheerful and kind.
Just how we like it.

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Can you feel the heat?
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NOT TO GO ON AND ON BUT OUR MILWAUKEE HOTEL IS PRETTY DAMN COOL.

Constructed in 1907, the building was home to the Berger Bedding Company and designed by noted architectural firm Buemming & Dick. The property was the catalyst for the creation of the Third and Florida Industrial Historic District, included on the National Register of Historic Places.

We feature original Cream City brick and metal fire doors. Its exposed posts and beams are 300-year-old heart pine timbers, and the building is the last timber-frame construction in Milwaukee. Continuing education students at the neighboring Bradley Tech High School transformed beams that had to be removed for remodeling into boot benches.

What’s in a name, you ask? Well, our name reflects the duality of our unique location. Native Americans referred to the train as the “iron horse” as it sped through the prairies. Today, the hotel remains nestled along a historic yet active railroad. Several times each day guests are treated to the slow chug of freight cars. Rumble, rumble.

Today’s pop culture refers to the motorcycle as the modern iron horse, a name benefitting our location, conveniently located near the Harley-Davidson Museum and a nod to our rider amenities.

After the name was chose, it was discovered that the building’s century-old carved capitals serendipitously resembled and “I” in the shape of a horse head and an “H”. The icon was born and now subtly appears throughout the hotel.

Milwaukee is a special place. We’re gritty, buzzing and always celebrating our city’s great heritage.

YEAH, WE HAVE BEER
AND A TON OF OTHER STUFF

When people hear Milwaukee, Wisconsin, they think of beer and cheese. While they’re not wrong (it’s still pretty damn good,) there are a million other things you should check out.
From a voracious art scene to an established Harley contingent, there’s a bevy of different people, interests and opportunities to see the real Milwaukee. But still try the beer and cheese curds, they’re awesome.

Milwaukee Arts

Home to one of the most iconic Art Museum structures in the world, Milwaukee doesn't mess around when it comes to art. Our blue collar roots contain a splash of other colors as well. Whatever you're looking for, we guarantee there's something for your palette.

414 Foodies

The cheese is delicious, we're not gonna lie. But in a city built on 19th century immigrants, from German to Polish to Scottish to French, we've amassed quite a diverse taste for food. We've gotten pretty good at making beverages to wash those down too.

Milwaukee Rumble

No, we don't get earthquakes. But there's still a chance the ground moves underneath your feet when you catch a few Harley riders sail by. Home to the largest annual Harley-Davidson party in the world, you can't possibly say we don't have fun.

Big Dog Special
4 legged friends rejoice
Add on this special and treat your pup like a king (or queen)! This package includes the $100 room detailing fee applied to all overnight pet guests.
In-room plush pet pillow
Food and water bowl
Treats in a pint glass
Doggie scarf & toy
Pup's name on welcome board
*Add-ons are available upon booking
Indulgent Robe
Take cozy home with ya
Our "frette" Continental Bath Robe, embroidered with our fancy logo, can be yours to take home with you. Fluffy white cotton-velour piped in black satin. Shall collar, Long sleeve, self-tie belt and 2 pockets.
One size
Gift bagged
Cozy AF
*Add-ons are available upon booking
Celebrate Good Times
Come on
There’s always a reason to celebrate! Toast the night with an indulgent bottle of Veuve Clicquot French champagne. Then, enjoy a fragrant — and pampering — rose petal turndown service. It’s the ultimate in sparkling and sweet.
Veuve Clicquot Champagne
Rose petal turndown
*Add-ons are available upon booking

We’re always in high spirits. Here’s what’s happening in Milwaukee during your stay.

Happenings