Hotels Near the Mitchell Airport in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

by Laura Latzko

General Mitchell International Airport is an airport in Milwaukee that sits close to Milwaukee Bay. Many hotels that are located near the airport are also within a short drive of Milwaukee’s tourist attractions, including the city’s casinos, art museums, indoor and outdoor entertainment venues, 19th-century mansion, theaters or lakefront park. Many hotels near the airport have airport shuttle services. Some hotels close to the airport offer amenities for families with children, such as cribs or playpens for babies.

Hyatt Place Milwaukee Airport

The Hyatt Place Milwaukee Airport is located next door to the airport. The hotel is within a 15-minute drive of the Milwaukee Art Museum, a museum that displays water color paintings, portraits and drawings from different periods in history, and the Potawatomi Bingo Casino. In some suites at the hotel, people can watch pay-per-view movies or premium sports games on flat-panel TVs in living room and bedroom areas. The hotel offers a daily breakfast with hot foods such as eggs and French toast. It also has a 24-hour restaurant with sandwiches and pizza options and a café with Starbucks coffee, beer and pastries. The hotel’s fitness center is open 24 hours a day.

Best Western Milwaukee Airport Hotel and Conference Center

The Best Western Milwaukee Airport Hotel and Conference Center sits across the street from Milwaukee’s airport. It is also within a 10-minute drive of Miller Park, the home ballpark of the Milwaukee Brewers, and the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, a theater that hosts symphony, ballet and theatrical performances. Every morning, the hotel provides a complimentary breakfast of hot items such as waffles and eggs. The hotel’s fitness center is open 24 hours a day. The hotel also features a buffet-style restaurant with foods such as hamburgers, pasta and fish. People can get restaurant items, such as ribs, Rueben sandwiches or pizza, delivered to their rooms. Some suites have Whirlpool tubs that can fit about four people. The hotel offers packages that allow guests to leave their cars at the hotel for up to two weeks while they are on vacation. People who use this package can get to and from the airport using the hotel’s 24-hour airport shuttle service.

Clarion Hotel Airport

The Clarion Hotel Airport is located about 0.3 miles from the General Mitchell International Airport. The hotel is also within a 20-minute drive of attractions such as Lake Michigan, the Southridge Mall and the Miller Brewing Company. The hotel has an onsite restaurant, which hosts special events such as blue gill fish nights on Fridays and brunches for children with peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. The hotel has a limousine service that transports visitors to the airport. Some of the hotel’s suites have hot tubs that can fit up to two adults. Inside the hotel’s rooms, people can watch TV on flat-screen TVs. The hotel offers room service, through which guests can get sandwiches, tuna melts, wine, pork chops, beer, soda and other items delivered to their rooms or suites.

Wyndham Milwaukee Airport and Convention Center

The Wyndham Milwaukee Airport and Convention Center is located about a mile from Milwaukee’s airport. The hotel is close to the Milwaukee County Zoo, a zoo with animals such as snow leopards and African elephants. The hotel provides adults with bathrobes. Most guest rooms and suites have full-sized refrigerators with freezers or mini refrigerators. People have a choice of eating at a bistro-style restaurant with sandwiches, soups and breakfast items or a steakhouse with lamb and duck dishes. The hotel’s sports bar has live musical and comedic acts. Guests can swim in an indoor or outdoor swimming pool. The facility has tennis and racquetball courts for older or younger guests interested in sports. The hotel offers an express dry-cleaning that returns guests’ clothing the same day.

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