The Hilton Milwauke City Center is located right in the heart of downtown Milwaukee. The hotel describes itself as "elegant and refined,'' and has been renovated to its original 1920's grandeur. There is more than 30,000 square feet of meeting space located in the hotel, making it a popular destination for weddings and special events. They are also located near and feature a skywalk to, the Midwest Airlines Center, Milwaukee's 280,000 square foot convention space.
Inside the hotel is the Paradise Landing waterpark. This is the country's first indoor urban waterpark, and they could not have picked a better location. Milwaukee has harsh winters that often last six or seven months. Indoor waterparks are popular in Wisconsin's resort areas like the Dell's, but there are few in the Milwaukee area. This makes Paradise Landing special. Children and families can enjoy the thrills of waterslides and swimming in a tropical environment all year long.
Those staying at this Hilton will not go hungry. The hotel is home to the Milwaukee Chophouse, one of the finest steakhouses in town, in a town known for its beef. The restaurant also features an extensive wine list and is a popular destinationg for important business meetings and romantic evenings out. The Miller Time pub is also located in the hotel and features the best of pub fare and Milwaukee's own Miller beer. For a lighter meal or breakfast, head to The Cafy. There is also a Starbucks located onsite.
Due to the location and ambiance of the hotel, it is a population destination for wedings. Couples can choose from a variety of packages including The Royal Package, offering many of the best wedding basics. Bride and groom get a complimentary guest room, and reduced rates are offered for parents of the happy couple. There is also an open bar hour, free beer, wine, and soft dinks, and a four course dinner. The Ultimate Package includes all of that plus white glove service, cocktail hours, and extended open bar. Finally, The Platinum Package features everything from the other packages plus a specialty coffee bar and two dessert selections following dinner. All wedding packages come with china and glassware, tablecloths and napkins, staging for the guest tables and head table, a microphone, and a special rate for guests of the wedding.
If you are in town for a wedding, or just visiting Milwaukee for other reasons, you will be pleased with the access the hotel has to a variety of the city's finest features. A few blocks away is the WELL Spa at the Pfister, the Milwaukee Art Museum, the Lake Michigan lakefront, the Discovery World Museum, and the International Clown Hall of Fame. Within a few hours of downtown Milwuakee are day trips such as Chicago, Cedarburg Historic Settlement, and the Wisconsin Dells. Milwaukee is right in the center of a variety of the Midwest's most popular destinations. The next time you are in town, consider staying downtown at one of Milwaukee's best known hotels, the Hilton Milwaukee City Center.