During the past five years, several new hotels have opened in or near downtown Milwaukee, adding more than 1,100 rooms to the market.
That’s a lot of new hotel room inventory for a city that is not considered a top tourist destination, like Orlando or Las Vegas.
And even more new hotels are coming to the downtown area. The 220-room Westin hotel will open this summer near the U.S. Bank Center. The Forest County Potawatomi Community plans to build a second hotel tower at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino that would add another 150 to 200 rooms there. A developer plans to convert the Humphrey Scottish Rite Masonic Center building into a 220-room hotel. Marcus Corp. and Jackson Street Holdings have massive competing hotel development proposals for the city-owned Fourth and Wisconsin site. Bear Development is converting the historic Button Block building into a Homewood Suites hotel......more
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