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10 Best Airbnbs In Downtown Milwaukee

Isha
Published Mar 28, 2019

Situated along the banks of Lake Michigan, the Midwestern city of Milwaukee in the US is a ‘big city of little neighbourhoods’! A lot of unique and small neighbourhoods make up the fabric of this lively city and the ‘local’ culture of these neighbourhoods is strongly cherished by the hospitable people of Milwaukee. One of the most happening areas of this buzzing city is Downtown Milwaukee. With plenty of attractions centred in this area, Downtown Milwaukee is also the preferred accommodation location of most visitors; from business travellers to concert-goers to people visiting family or just simple tourists. There are a lot of options for every kind of budget in the downtown area: lofts, one-bedroom apartments, condos, and many more to choose from. To save you the time and trouble, we’ve curated a list of the finest Airbnbs in this area. So, come along and take a look at our recommendations of the best Airbnbs in Downtown Milwaukee.

1. Sleek, modern loft just steps from Riverwalk (from USD 89)

Done up in a contemporary style, this sleek two-bedroom loft is sure to give you a deluxe hotel-like feeling. The spaciousness of the open-plan living room, dining area, and kitchen is further enhanced by the ample amount of natural light coming in from the multiple windows. The kitchen is fitted with stainless steel appliances, the bedrooms are comfortable and the bathroom is spacious too. And the best thing about the apartment is its superb location – right in the centre of Downtown Milwaukee! The apartment is just one block away from the Riverwalk, The Shops of Grand Avenue, Pabst and Riverside Theater, and plenty of other entertainment, dining and shopping options.

Sleek 2BR Loft | Steps to Riverwalk + Dining
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
157 reviews
Entire apartment 2 beds 2 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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2. Swanky loft in the heart of Downtown Milwaukee (from USD 95)

The cosy, bright and airy MKE Loft is simple but decorated in a carefully curated manner. The loft gets plenty of natural light from the large windows in the living room and the open-plan layout ensures a smooth flow of light from the living room to the dining area to the kitchen. All the rooms in this loft are luxuriously furnished and equipped with all the essentials necessary for a comfortable stay. The proximity of the Pabst Theater, Riverside Theater, Zielder Union Square, and Panther Arena – all just a few minutes walk away – makes it an irresistible place to stay in Downtown Milwaukee. Plenty of other entertainment, dining, and shopping options are also close by.

MKE Loft
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
63 reviews
Entire apartment 1 bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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3. Chic apartment in a historical Downtown Milwaukee building (from USD 79)

This fully furnished one-bedroom apartment in the central downtown area of Milwaukee was once part of a department store in the 1920s. The updated and converted apartment of this historical building can comfortably sleep four guests. A fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances ensures that you can whip up delicious meals for everyone. The apartment has plenty of windows to let in the sunlight in the living room, kitchen and dining area. Pabst Theater, Riverside Theater, Riverwalk and more entertainment, as well as dining options, are just one block away from the apartment.

Sleek + Stylish 1BR | Steps to Riverwalk + Theater
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
168 reviews
Entire apartment 1 bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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4. Stylish apartment with easy access to downtown attractions (from USD 125)

This elegant one-bedroom, one bathroom apartment is situated in a historic building in the heart of Downtown Milwaukee. The apartment features upscale furnishings in all the rooms, a full kitchen, wifi, and laundry facilities too. The apartment retains many elements of the original building, one of which is the beautiful original tile work in the bathroom. Most of Downtown Milwaukee’s attractions are just a short walk from the apartment, like half a block away is the Riverwalk which will lead you to the Historic Third Ward’s restaurants and shops. As an added bonus, the hosts also provide free passes to the iconic Milwaukee Art Museum.

Style, Charm & Indoor Parking by Midtown Riverwalk
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
50 reviews
Entire loft 1 bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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5. Well-appointed luxurious condo in Third Ward (from USD 95)

Experience sophisticated luxury at this chic Third Ward condominium that is perfect for an executive business traveller or a small family. With very modern décor, the condo has whitewashed brick walls in all the rooms and an open-plan concept living, dining and kitchen areas. The furnishings, fixtures, and fittings are plush and all the essentials for a comfortable stay are available in the apartment. The Milwaukee Public Market is at a five-minute walk from the apartment. Numerous restaurants, bars, cafés, and an art museum are also a short walk away.

Luxury 3rd Ward Condo - w/ parking / exec/ family
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
101 reviews
Entire condominium 4 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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6. Cosy apartment in an unbeatable downtown location (from USD 57)

With two cosy queen beds and a futon in the den, this lovely apartment can easily sleep five guests. Located in a historical 1889 building that is on the National Historic Preservation List, this apartment has many salient features like a beautifully done-up brand-new bathroom, a 48-inch LED TV, hardwood flooring, free wifi, etc. Just a two-minute walk away is the Fiserv Forum. About 15 restaurants and bars are within a two-block radius of the apartment.

2 Queens/ Den/Bathroom /the heart of downtown MKE
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
29 reviews
Entire apartment 3 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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7. Renovated apartment with a huge deck (from USD 121)

Located in the oldest building on the historic Third Street, this one-bedroom apartment is a true gem! With exposed original brick walls and high ceilings, the open floor plan living room, kitchen and dining area are spacious and fully furnished. The bathroom and bedroom are well-appointed too. The apartment also has a large deck, with a seating area and a grill, and views of Turner Hall and Bradley Center. Many downtown attractions are at a short walk from the apartment; the Riverwalk with its restaurants, bars, and cafés is a mere half block away and the Fiserv Forum is only one block from the apartment.

1/2 block to Fiserv Forum, Fun Old World Third St!
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
104 reviews
Entire loft 3 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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8. Trendy loft with park views (from USD 101)

Split over two levels, this very chic and stylish loft is located just half a block away from Old World Third Street. The loft has colourful furniture in mid-century modern style, high ceilings, large windows, a fully equipped kitchen and a dining area that has some amazing park views! The apartment is within a 10-minute walking radius of amazing bars and restaurants of Riverwalk and Old World Third Street. The Pere Marquette Park is just one block away.

Condo for 10 by Old World 3rd St/Fiserv Forum
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
129 reviews
Entire loft 6 beds 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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9. Huge, modern loft (from USD 144)

Sleek, modern and minimalistic – that is the best way to describe this superb three-bedroom, two bathroom apartment in the centre of Downtown Milwaukee. Painted in soothing pastel colours, the apartment retains plenty of its old-world charm and character through its exposed brick walls and multiple tall windows. The spacious apartment can comfortably accommodate 16 guests. The apartment is just half a block from the entertainment and dining options of the lively Old World Third Street. Riverwalk is also just one block away.

Sleep up to 14 by Old World 3rd St/Fiserv Forum
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
149 reviews
Entire apartment 8 beds 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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10. Beautiful loft with plenty of charm and character (from USD 109)

Stay in a stunning loft in a historical building of Old World Third Street, oozing charm and character – whitewashed exposed brick walls, high windows that filter in all the natural light, hardwood flooring, and so much more. The loft is fully renovated and well-appointed; the bedrooms are very spacious and the bathrooms are clean. The open floor plan of the living, dining and the extra-large kitchen area, is perfect for entertaining and relaxing over dinner. The loft is just one block away from the Fiserv Forum. Many shops, bars, and restaurants are also a quick short walk from the loft.

Old World 3rd Street Condo sleeps 14 by Fiserv
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
71 reviews
Entire loft 11 beds 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms

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Historical yet modern – Downtown Milwaukee

Now that we’ve been acquainted with the charms of Downtown Milwaukee, it’s hard to stay for just a weekend or a few days, in this lively area. And with our list of the best Airbnbs in Downtown Milwaukee, you are sure to experience everything that this wonderful area has to offer!

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Isha is a former corporate nobody. She is tired of hearing, “You’re not on social media? Why?!” She lives a quiet life of travelling, writing, and minding her own business.

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