Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront
The conference hotel is the Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront, a comfortable 3-star hotel mid-rise hotel situated in a wooded area on banks of Milwaukee River. The hotel is conveniently located:
3.7 miles from the UWM campus
5 miles from downtown Milwaukee (bus route #15)
Approximately 12 miles from the General Mitchell International airport (MKE)
Approximately 1.5 miles to the Bayshore Town Center for shopping and dining
The hotel offers a free shuttle service to local attractions and shopping within a three-mile radius.
A group rate of $109 per night per room has been negotiated. The rate includes parking and wi-fi but excludes local sales and occupancy taxes. The rate is valid for check-in on Tuesday, May 17, and departure on Saturday, May 21. A block of 35 rooms has been reserved for the conference. Any rooms not booked by May 4, 2016 will be released and reservations will be taken on a space available basis.
The on-site restaurant, the Anchorage, features upscale seafood dishes and drinks with views of the Milwaukee River views. Solly's Grille is located 0.2 miles (3 minutes' walk) south on N. Port Washington Road.
Bayshore Town Center offers several dining options: California Pizza Kitchen, Five Guys Burgers, Big Daddy's Brew & 'Que, Bar Louie, Cheesecake Factory, Denon, Sprecher's Restaurant & Pub (not the social event venue!), Buffalo Wild Wings, and Applebee's as well as a Trader Joe's for grocery shopping.