The Edgewater

1001 Wisconsin PlaceMadison53703USA
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About The Edgewater

Beautifully set on the shores of Lake Mendota, The Edgewater is a boutique hotel within easy reach of many of Madison’s attractions. Guests at this hotel can make use of the on-site gym and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Egyptian cotton sheets and pillowtop beds are found in every room and suite at this hotel while other amenities include a private bathroom with toiletries, flat-screen TV, fridge, coffee maker, desk, and iPod dock.

Alongside the gym guests will find a full-service spa, sauna, 24-hour business center, a local area shuttle service, and conference space. Paid parking is also available on-site.

The Statehouse is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner while The Icehouse and The Boathouse are open for lunch and dinner only. The Café serves light meals and drinks.

The Edgewater is a fifteen-minute walk from Chazen Museum of Art and only ten minutes from Madison Children’s Museum.


1001 Wisconsin Place, Madison, WI, 53703, USA
Telephone: +1(608)5358200 | Fax: +1(608)5358202 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Bell service
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Elevator
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Hotel bar
  • Hypoallergenic rooms
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Organized activities
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Wellness center / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Hypoallergenic bedding
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Massage
  • Turkish bath / Hammam


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Amazing views

If you are lucky and get a lakeside room, then you will undoubtedly enjoy the spectacular view of the lake. Unfortunately though some rooms miss out on this, and have rather poor views of buildings so make sure when checking in that you get the right room

Plenty of dining options

There are three restaurants and a café at this hotel so you're never short of choices for things to eat. The food is quite tasty, and you'll find that the prices are reasonable enough for a hotel in this price bracket.

Incredibly comfortable

Of course, there are different types of rooms at this hotel, but all are said to be extremely comfortable. Guests have noted that the beds are very cozy and that the showers are quite good too. All in all, a great place to stay.

Negative Reviews

Not the best customer service

The people that work at this hotel are said to be friendly enough but aren't very good at dealing with problems. They shy away from confrontation and don't really know what to do some of the time. Some guests reckon they are mostly interns.

Poorly planned

There's no real signage around this hotel which seems to have been thrown together with no real thought towards planning. Guests have found that they were not the only ones who were wandering around looking for the restaurants.

Avoid wedding weekends

This hotel plays host to many wedding services, and this isn't ideal for those wanting a quiet weekend away. If you are unlucky enough to be on the same floor as the wedding party, then you may be in for a late night as you can hear everyone making their

Rating Overview

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9 out of 10 based on 1514 reviews