On the Water 

In Wisconsin, you and your loved ones don't have to say goodbye to life on the water after a day full of swimming and boating. Book a couple of nights at a waterfront accommodation, like a hotel or resort, and enjoy the water every day of your trip. 

With hundreds of miles of shoreline along the Great Lakes and even more waterfront space around our inland lakes, bays and rivers, you’ll find quality accommodations with unique amenities near most bodies of water.

Make New Memories 

Whether you’re looking for much-needed rest and relaxation with your significant other or quality time with family and friends, lakeside lodgings aren’t in short supply.

Find top-of-the-line amenities on one of Wisconsin’s most famous shorelines, Lake Michigan, at the Knickerbocker on the Lake. The boutique hotel in downtown Milwaukee has all the modern amenities you could ask for, from a restaurant to a spa, with picture-worthy architecture dating back to the early 20th century. The hotel is close to popular attractions, like the Miller Brewing Company, freshwater beaches and the Fiserv Forum, where the Milwaukee Bucks play.

Few places blend natural beauty and tourism as well as the Wisconsin Dells. Here, you'll find plenty of family-friendly waterfront hotels and motels, including Baker’s Sunset Bay Resort, which resides on the quieter side of the Dells on five acres overlooking Lake Delton. Stay at one of the hotel rooms or condos and enjoy private beach access and complimentary kayaks. 

Found along Lake Mendota in Madison, The Edgewater is a city hotel with plenty of on-the-water activities. Choose a room that overlooks the water or the gorgeous views of the Capitol building and downtown. The hotel has a pier featuring boat rentals, public boat slips, live music and sometimes even pier parties. 

If you’d like a quieter and more private stay, book a lake house rental, like a modern cabin or cozy cottage, on a popular rental app or website. These rentals offer plenty of room for all your guests. 

Wisconsin also has riverfront hotel lodgings, including the Edgewater Inn & Cottages at Eagle River, which also has a motel, and the Charmant Hotel near the Mississippi River in La Crosse.

From Milwaukee to Madison and everywhere in between, you'll find a waterfront hotel or motel perfect for the memories you’d like to create.


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