26th Linguistics Symposium 2011


The following three hotels are located between 2.5 and 4 miles from the UWM campus and will offer limited shuttle service to the campus during the conference. When making your reservation at any of these three hotels, please mention the group name "UWM-Linguistics." Rooms at these hotels will be held for conference attendees until 9/19/11, based on availability.

Doubletree Hotel Milwaukee City Center
611 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53203 (4 miles from campus)
(414) 273-2950
A block of rooms has been reserved at Doubletree. Please reserve your room early to be included. Visit the following link:
$109/night plus tax for single or double occupancy, one king or two doubles
See Google Maps. Search: "Doubletree Hotel Milwaukee City Center"

Astor Hotel
924 E Juneau Ave, Milwaukee, Wi 53202 (2.6 miles from campus)
(414) 271-4220
$79/night plus tax for 1 queen bed, $99/night plus tax for 2 queen beds
Complimentary continental breakfast
See Google Maps. Search: "Astor Hotel, Milwaukee, WI"
Comfort Inn & Suites-Downtown Lakeshore
916 East State Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202 (2.8 miles from campus)
(414) 276-8800 or (877) 424-6423
$72/night plus tax
Complimentary continental breakfast
See Google Maps. Search: "Comfort Inn and Suites-Downtown Lakeshore, Milwaukee, WI"

Additional hotels in the downtown area and north of Campus in Glendale, WI

There are two clusters of hotels located only a few minutes' drive from campus. These may not include a shuttle service, and will not offer special rates to symposium attendees. They are in the downtown Milwaukee area and north of campus in the suburb of Glendale.


UWM is located only a few miles north of downtown. The quickest, easiest, and most scenic way to get to the UWM campus is to drive up the lakefront on Lincoln Memorial Drive until it intersects with Lake Drive. You can also take Prospect Avenue north until it intersects with North Avenue, then take North Avenue east to Lake Drive.

Ambassador Hotel
2308 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53233
(414) 345-5000 or (888) 322-3326
Best Western Inn Towne Hotel
710 N. Old World Third St.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 224-8400
County Clare Guesthouse
1234 N. Astor St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(888) 94-CLARE
Courtyard Milwaukee Downtown
300 W. Michigan St.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 291-4122; (888) 321-2211
Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown Milwaukee
176 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 375-4461 or (866) 492-3804
Hilton Milwaukee City Center
509 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 271-7250 or 1-800-HILTONS
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
333 West Kilbourn Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 276-1234
InterContinental Milwaukee
139 E. Kilbourn Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 276-8686 or (888) 424-6835
Pfister Hotel
424 East Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 273-8222 or (800) 558-8222
Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown
648 North Plankinton Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 224-7890

North of campus (Glendale area):

The following hotels are located on Port Washington Road in a nice residential area a few miles north of campus. They would be a good choice if staying downtown is not a priority for you. To get to the UWM campus, take either Silver Spring Drive or Hampton Avenue east from Port Washington Road until you reach Lake Drive, then take Lake Drive south to Kenwood Blvd.

Baymont Inn & Suites (Glendale - Milwaukee NE)
5485 N. Port Washington Rd.
Glendale, WI 53217
(414) 961-7272; (877) 229-6668
Hilton Milwaukee River
4700 N. Port Washington Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53212-1045
(414) 962-6040
La Quinta Inn (Milwaukee Glendale Hampton Ave.)
5110 N. Port Washington Rd.
Glendale, WI 53217
(414) 964-8484
La Quinta Inn & Suites (Milwaukee Bayshore Area)
5423 N. Port Washington Rd.
Glendale, WI 53217
(414) 962-6767

Additional hotels

There are also many hotels located near the Milwaukee airport (approximately 10-15 minutes south of downtown on I-43/94), and in the Wauwatosa/Brookfield area (approximately 15 minutes west of downtown on I-94).